Chalk Obstacle Course at Avon Library

“Stop by our Avon Branch to check our this awesome sidewalk chalk obstacle course!” – Lorain Public Library Facebook Please follow and like us: Read More »

The Great Avon Car Parade

The Great Avon Car Parade, featuring an escort by Avon’s local police and fire departments, helped many celebrate Independence Day in Avon. Typically put on annually as a Bike Parade, the 2020 event pivoted to a Car Parade due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The July 4th community parade wound through a nearby neighborhood on its route. “The annual Avon bike ... Read More »

Avon Spray Ground Opening for Avon Residents

A letter released from Avon Mayor Bryan Jensen announced the opening of the Avon Spray Ground. “As we continue to try and navigate these uncertain times, I am happy to announce that starting Monday, July 6th, the Spray Ground at the Avon Aquatic Facility will be open daily from 10:30 am – 7:30 pm at no charge. “Young children to ... Read More »

Avon Recreation Grab N’ Go Craft Program Extended Through July 30

Avon Parks and Recreation Department announced their Grab N’ Go Craft Program will be extended through July 30th! Avon Parks & Recreation is offering a Gran n’ Go Craft Program for Avon Resident Children ages 4 & up on Tuesdays and Thursday, June 16 – July 30, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Schwartz Road Park Pavilion A, 35001 Schwartz ... Read More »

Community Fourth of July Celebration: Great Avon Car Parade

Things are going to look a little different this year for the Great Avon Bike Parade, but we’re still excited to bring the community together for a different format…a CAR PARADE on Saturday, July 4 from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Decorate your vehicle and join in! Practicing safe, physical distancing. Prizes for best decorated vehicles. Fun for all ages! ... Read More »

Swing Education Names its 2020 Inductees into the Substitute Teacher Hall of Fame

Three exemplary educators were chosen based on their contributions to the classroom and greater school community As we reflect on this past school year, now more than ever, it is important to honor the contributions educators made to help students succeed. Swing Education, a staffing application for substitute teachers, has chosen three exceptional educators for the 2020 inductee class of its Substitute Teacher ... Read More »

Avon’s Joe Svec is Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Avon’s Joe Svec has been named the 2020 Lorain County Male Student-Athlete of the Year. This is the third year of the award, with winners chosen by a vote from the committee. Joe was recognized for his athletic accomplishments in addition to his positive contributions to community. “Congratulations @JoeSvec21 on being named the 2020 Lorain County Student Athlete of the ... Read More »

Fireworks Are On in the City of Avon

The City of Avon announced last week they will be putting on a Fourth of July Fireworks Display. Here is Mayor Jensen’s letter: “The City of Avon, along with the Lake Erie Crushers, is hosting our biggest fireworks display ever on Saturday, July 4 at 9:30 p.m. at Crusher Stadium. We are asking that visitors park their cars in the ... Read More »

City of Avon’s Playgrounds are OPEN

Play Safely, Have Fun and Be Kind Help protect your family and neighborhood from COVID-19: Wash Hands… After playing Before and after eating a snack When you return home No soap and water? Use hand sanitizer or antibacterial wipes. Keep 6 feet apart when possible. More space between you and other people means less risk of getting sick. Wear a ... Read More »

Holy Trinity Teacher Recognized by Cleveland Indians

The official Twitter account of the Cleveland Indians community efforts, @TribeInspires held a sweepstakes earlier this month, asking fans to share their efforts in the community during this unprecedented time. Sweepstakes winner and Holy Trinity School teacher Miss Melissa Johnson, who was awarded signed Adam Plutko cleats for her entry, is pouring her heart and soul into virtual learning for her third ... Read More »