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Main Street CRA Avon Park Newsletter

Main Street Matters 

 January 2014

In This Issue
Ongoing Main Street Events
Main Street Avon Park News
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Ongoing Main Street Events


Main Street CRA Board Meeting - First Thursday of the month at 12 noon in City Hall


Recycle - Every Wednesday. Regular garbage pickup - Thursday or Friday (instead of Monday or Tuesday).


Historical Society - Every 3rd Monday at Noon. Meeting at the Depot Museum. The Museum is open Wed, Thurs, and Fri from 10 am to 3 pm.  Call (863) 453-3525 for more information.


TAG Studio - The Artists Group (T.A.G.) Studio, located in the Hotel Jacaranda, is open Tuesday - Friday from 10 am - 3 pm, and on Sunday from 11 am - 2 pm for viewing.  They also have classes in painting, clay, and jewelry.  Classes run from November - April.  For more information, please call (863) 784-7346. 


Avon Park Breakfast Rotary Club - Every Friday at 6:45 AM

Meeting at the Rotary Building on South Verona Street.  Please call Julie Diaz-Nichols at (863) 449-0856 for more information.

Avon Park Noon Rotary Club - Every Wednesday at Noon  

Meeting at the Rotary Building on South Verona Street.  Please call Forrest Hilton at (863) 452-2906 for more information.  


Avon Park Library Free Film Series -

Children's movie every Saturday at 11 am with free popcorn and juice for children.

Matinee every Saturday at 2 pm showing popular new releases and some old favorites.

Story time for children ages 5 and under every Wednesday at 10 am.

Call (863) 452-3803.



Welcome to the Avon Park CRA - Main Street District January e-Newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date on happenings in the Main Street District.


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Main Street CRA
Upcoming Events

 Music on the Mall

 January 25th
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Welcome to the fourth Music on the Mall concert, featuring The Shannon Reed Band.  The event will take place at the Bandstand on the Mall.  Popcorn, Bar-B-Que, and other food items will be available for sale.  Many stores will remain open for the duration of the concert.  Admission is free.  This event is sponsored by the Main Street CRA, Avon Park Breakfast Rotary, Sebring Heart Center and Nurse on Call.  Bring Your Own Chair!


Opening Soon

Little Italy Pizza

825 West Main Street

Welcome to the newest restaurant in Avon Park.  They feature pizza, subs, calzones, stromboli, and pasta.  You can eat in or eat outside on the patio.  Look for the grand opening coming soon!




 Bullock Farms Now Open

at 915 West Main Street

Rob Bullock and his sister, Renee Gatlin, have opened a fish farm in Avon Park.  In addition to breeding koi, butterfly koi, tiger barbs, rhino pleco, cichlids, mosquitofish, and assorted platys, Bullock has started an aquaculture project at Cracker Trail Elementary through his involvement with the Avon Park Jaycees.  Their retail location is currently open from 9 am to 5:30 pm Thursday through Saturday.  You can also check them out at www.gotfins.com.  For more information, read about the business at http://highlandstoday.com/list/highlands-agri-leader-news/rob-bullock-is-fishing-for-success-20140108/ .


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Thank you for reading the Main Street Avon Park CRA E-newsletter.  Stay tuned for more information, and visit us online at www.AvonParkCRA.com.

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