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Main Street CRA Avon Park Newsletter

Main Street Matters 

 August 2015

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Ongoing Main Street Events
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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 Donna Vinson at (863) 453-6000 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 August

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

Avon Park Chamber of Commerce 
Annual Banquet Held 

The Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet was held on June 18th at Sun 'n Lakes Island View Restaurant.  Many awards were presented this year, including: 
Beautification of the Year Award - Olympic Restaurant 
Director of the Year Award - Jeff Williams
Business of the Year Award - Homemade Creations 
Volunteer of the Year Award - Mimi Loveless
Lifetime Achievement Award - Don Appelquist 
Congratulations to all award winners!  See the article at ChamberAwards.


Avon Park Autumn Bike Fest 
Looking for Vendors
October 2-4, 2015
ABATE of Florida Safety and Education is looking for vendors for the Avon Park Autumn Bike Fest on October 2, 3, and 4, 2015.  If you are interested, please contact them at 941-613-1232, or email them at 
flsunbum@juno.com.  Visit their website at abateflorida.


  First Day of School
August 19th
It looks like summer is almost over because the first day of school is Wednesday, August 19th. Enjoy the rest of the summer!!! 



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