Bay Village Community Events

Monthly Bulk Drop Off Available April – September

Once a month, from April through September, we offer monthly Bulk Drop Off dates. The same items that can be put out for Bulk Pickup can now be brought out to the Service Garage, at 31300 Naigle Rd. on the last Friday of the month, same as the Household Hazardous Waste collection, between the hours of 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Only one can of construction debris permitted monthly per household. Contractors are not permitted to bring construction debris. No drop off permitted after hours. This is self-serve and items must be off-loaded by the person dropping items off. Sign in at Service Dept. office prior to leaving your items.  For Bay Village residents only.

2018 Dates: April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, August 31, September 28

Call the Service Dept. at (440) 871-1221 with questions.

Bay Girls Summer Fast Pitch Softball

Registration NOW OPEN. Girls grades: Kindergarten – 7th (CURRENT grade at time of registration). Registration deadline is April 30, 2018. Please visit www.baygirlssoftball.org for more information.

Evening Session at the Randy Stang Memorial Skate & Bike Park

On Wednesday, April 11 from 6:30 – 9 p.m. at the northeast corner of Cahoon and Wolf Rds. All park users are welcome to join at the Randy Stang Memorial Skate & Bike Park on April 11 from dusk to 9 p.m.  A generator and lighting fixtures will be set up to use the skate park this evening in order to measure public interest in the possibility of lighting the skate park on a par with other public recreational features in Bay Village.

 

Community Services ~ Dwyer Senior Center Lucky 13 Spring Fling Luncheon

Friday April 13, 11:30 a.m.

This is your lucky day to join us as we celebrate the arrival of the sunny days of Spring and the warmer weather we’ve been dreaming of. Chef Jim from Sprenger Towne Center will be preparing a delicious luncheon for us and the Avon Lake Women’s Chorus will entertain us with their joyous spring songs that include some old time favorites, gospel and show tunes that are sure to put a smile on your face and get your toes tapping. Free – RSVP 835-6565.

What You Need to Know Before You Retire Series at the Bay Village Senior Center

Retirement is a big decision, and one that takes planning if you are to retire successfully. Finances, Social Security, Medicare and what to do with all that free time are some of the biggest issues you need to think about. These topics and more will be covered in a 5-part series called Retirement 101, presented by the Bay Village Senior Center:

Using Work to Your Advantage – Tuesday, April 17, 7:00 p.m.

This workshop is for those thinking ahead to when they will need to determine their optimal employment situation both prior to and during retirement, along with fallback options to fill gaps in income. Participants may be trying to determine when they can stop working full time.

When to Claim Social Security – Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 p.m.

This workshop is for adults nearing retirement and exploring when to stop working full time and start collecting their Social Security benefits. Younger audience members may be considering an early retirement and wondering how various work and life circumstances will affect the amount of Social Security retirement benefits they will receive and how this decision will affect their retirement paycheck.

May Programs:

Medicare 101 – May 1, 7:00 p.m.
Managing Retirement Plan Assets: Informed Retirement Decisions – May 8 at 7:00 p.m.
So You’ve Retired. Now What? – May 15, 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

COMMUNITY SERVICES

You do not need to attend every session. RSVP to 899-3442, or clupica@cityofbayvillage.com. All programs will be held at the Bay Village Dwyer Memorial Senior Center, 300 Bryson Lane.

Shredding Day

Saturday, April 21, From 9 am – 12 noon at the Bay Village Police Station parking lot, 28000 Wolf Rd.

Residents bring your paper documents to be shredded – paper only – no binders, clips or metal hanging files. Cardboard will also be collected at this event. No charge – no limit, bring as much as you want.

Green Team Habitat for Humanity Collection

Saturday, April 21 at the Bay Village Police Dept. parking lot, 28000 Wolf Rd., from 9 am – 1 pm

A great way to reduce clutter and give reusable materials, tools, furniture and appliances a second life. Accepted items include furniture, building supplies, windows, doors, cabinets, light fixtures, sinks, tubs, showers, lumber, tile, wall paper and more. All items must be in good, usable condition. Items not accepted include mattresses, paint or clothing.

Bay Village Garden Club Program: 10 Great Plant Stories 

Monday, April 23 at 11:30am

Where did ten of your favorite plants come from?  A look at the roads plants travel before they take root in your back yard. Bay United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 29931 Lake Road – between Bassett & Bayview. Visitors are welcome. Please register by calling Sharen at 440 871-9098. There is a $5 fee payable at the door.

Bay Village Senior Center Lunch & Learn: CAREGIVER BOOTCAMP 

Wed. April 25, 11:30 a.m.

Being a caregiver is truly a labor of love. Caregivers give so much of themselves to the care of their loved one that they sometimes forget to take good care of themselves. This interactive presentation offers practical and easy to incorporate tips on self-care to caregivers. Presented by the Hospice of the Western Reserve at the Dwyer Senior Center

Registration limit 25. FREE – RSVP 835-6565

Bay Village Community Theater Presents “Over the River and Through the Woods”

April 27-28 & May 4-5, 8 p.m. and May 6, 3 p.m.

Nick, a single, Italian-American guy from New Jersery lands his dream job – in Seattle. The news doesn’t set well with his Italian grandparents who scheme to keep Nick home in this hilarious family comedy by Joe DiPietro.

Tickets are $12, Seniors (60+) and students (under 18) $10. Order online www.baytheater.yapsody.com or call (440) 847-8494. Performances at St. Barnabas Parkside Hall, 468 Bradley Road in Bay Village.

Bay Music Boosters 26th Annual Ballroom Blitz 2018

Saturday, April 28, 6:30 to 10 p.m.

The 26th Annual Bay Music Boosters Ballroom Blitz “Swingin…to the Tiki Hut” will be on Saturday, April 28 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Featuring Bay Choraleers, Orchestra, Honors, Quintet, Bay High and Bay Middle Jazz, Stage, Ensemble Bands. Proper dress of board shorts, tropical shirts, leis, flip-flops required. Live and silent auctions, raffles, dancing and more! Catering courtesy of Mabe’s BBQ. Master of ceremonies will be Cleveland 19’s Jon Loufman. Tickets are $40 ($30 for seniors and students). Visit www.baymusicboosters.com/ballroom-blitz-2018/ or email vp@bayvillagebandboosters.org for tickets from now until April 21.

COMMUNITY COUNCIL Citizen and Project of the Year Reception 

Sunday, April 29 from 2 – 4 pm at the Community House, 303 Cahoon Rd.

Mark Your Calendars……

From the Recreation Dept. ~ Early Bird Pool Passes are available until May 12. Click here to sign up.

Food Truck Friday will be starting up for the season on Friday, May 25. This year, in addition to the weekly Friday Food Truck, we are adding a dessert/sweet truck each week. The lineup of trucks is being finalized and the list will be posted soon. Watch for the posting on the web site, in these email blasts, and on our City of Bay Village Facebook page!

2018 Bay Days – Saturday, June 30, Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3 and Wednesday, July 4. Fireworks will be at dusk on July 4. More information will be posted as it becomes available. Our thanks to the Bay Village Kiwanis for organizing this annual fun-filled family event.

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