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Avon Place FREE July Events

Avon Place Free July Event Lunch & Learn: Tuesday, July 30, Lunch 11:30am • Presentation 12:00pm • Amelia Earhart – presented by the Lorain County Historical Societyz. In honor of Amelia Earhart day, which is celebrated on July 24th, the Lorain County Historical Society will present the story of the life and adventures of this recordsetting aviatrix. Please RSVP to 440-937-6201 no ... Read More »

City of Avon Installs Veterans Memorial

The City of Avon’s new Veterans Memorial took a big step towards completion on Wednesday, July 3, when the granite marker stones were delivered to the memorial location at Detroit Road Park. The dramatic installation saw Kotecki Monuments use a large crane to set the 10 large stones in their proper places at the memorial.  The memorial is located in ... Read More »

Avon Celebrates America with Bike Parade

The City of Avon celebrated Independence Day with its fourth annual Great Avon Bike Parade the morning of July 4. The parade featured decorated bicycles, scooters, wagons and tricycles, all welcomed enthusiastically by councilwoman Tammy Holzmeier. Encouraged to use a patriotic theme to celebrate July 4th, riders were decked out in red, white and blue enthusiasm as police and fire ... Read More »

Winners at Work

Football season hasn’t even started yet and the Avon Eagles are already winners! Head Coach Mike Elder shared a post last week of the team after a 6 a.m. football workout volunteering in the community. “These young men volunteered to help clean up the Resthaven Cemetery in Avon. Community Service helps eliminate entitlement when it is embedded in the culture ... Read More »

Avon Place: Lorain County Better Breather’s Club Event

On Thursday, July 11 from 12:30 – 2 p.m. join Avon Place for the program “Harmonicas for Health. Better Control of Breathing” presented by Samantha Huffman, MT-BC. Complimentary lunch and refreshments will be served. Free to the public. To register please contact: Jamie McGinty at (216) 570—0460 or jmcginty@french-creek.net. See their ad below. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Your Guide to Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebrations

BAY VILLAGE Bay Days 2019 Schedule of Events Wednesday, July 3 – 12 noon – 10:30 p.m. Booths and Rides Open; 12 Noon – 5 p.m. $19 One Price Ticket for All Rides; 7 p.m. Live Music at the Gazebo – Geez Cats Thursday, July 4 – 8:30 a.m. Bay Days 5 Mile Run and Kids Fun Run (starts at ... Read More »

Avon Safety Fair

The City of Avon hosted its annual Health & Safety Fair at Avon High School on 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 8, featuring exhibits, demonstrations, crafts, free stuff, entertainment, games, prizes and food. Helicopters from the Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals added to the excitement by landing on the lawn on the high school grounds. A petting farm, ... Read More »

Avon Fishing Derby

The Avon Lions Club’s annual Fishing Derby took place from 8 to 10 a.m. on June 8 at Northgate Park. The annual summertime tradition proved once again to be a big hit with one and all. Kids, dads, moms and grandparents all enjoyed some good, old-fashioned fun thanks to the Avon Lions Club. Bait was provided and prizes were awarded ... Read More »

What’s Been Happening at Avon Place…..

Congratulations June Bravo Board Winner Jentele Cook. Thank you for going above & beyond! Celebrating National Donut Day Craft morning on Pathways A very big thank you to Mike Roberts and Michelle Hill from our Dining Services Department for a wonderful Community Breakfast Omelet Bar on June 11th! Rave reviews from all who attended…and from the staff too! It was delicious!!! Congratulations ... Read More »