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Shop Small in Parma, Ohio

Posted by on Nov 19, 2015 in News, Past Events | Comments Off on Shop Small in Parma, Ohio

Small Business Saturday is November 28, 2015! This is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. Founded by American Express in 2010, this day is celebrated on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. To help you get in the Small Business Saturday spirit here in Parma, Ohio, for the first time this year we are offering a coupon book to use at local businesses. The book offers eight pages of coupons to use at various local businesses, services and restaurants. Click HERE to download and print a coupon book! Or, you can pick one up at either of Parma’s libraries, the Parma Senior Center, Parma City Hall lobby, the City Council office in City Hall, and the Parma Area Chamber of Commerce, located inside The Shoppes at Parma. Happy shopping! Questions? Call Councilwoman Lime @ 440.845.1714 or Email...

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Rudy’s Strudel Mural Competition 2015

Posted by on Oct 31, 2015 in News, Past Events | Comments Off on Rudy’s Strudel Mural Competition 2015

ATTENTION ARTISTS! Rudy’s Strudel & Bakery Mural Competition is underway! No residency requirements. Cash stipend for winner! Rudy’s Strudel & Bakery, located in the business district of Polish Village at 5580 Ridge Road, is having a mural design competition which is open to the public, with no residency restrictions. The completed mural will be 15×15 foot, located on the north side of their building, and very visible to traffic traveling southbound on Ridge Road. They are asking that the completed designs be 22.5 x 22.5 inches. Content should be appropriate: no political, religious, sexual, or obscene material will be accepted. Color and detail is paramount considering the design will be enlarged by a copier and adhered to the building. Sherba Industries of Brunswick will be enlarging the design for installation. Inspirational ideas include: old world feel, wheat fields, poppies...

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2nd Polish Village Garage Sale – June 18-20

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in News, Past Events | Comments Off on 2nd Polish Village Garage Sale – June 18-20

Get ready for the SECOND POLISH VILLAGE GARAGE SALE on June 18-20 from 9 AM to 4 PM! This is an ongoing annual event that was very successful last year! We are again planning to have maps of sale locations, visible street markings for participants, newspaper ads, email blasts, and more in order to direct buyers to your garage sale!! The garage sale permit will be mailed to your home. Cut out the bottom portion of this flyer and send it with a check payable to Polish Village for $8 which covers the cost of the garage sale permit ($5) and advertising ($3). To participate, send a check by June 12, 2015, payable to: Polish Village, Council Office, 6611 Ridge Rd., Parma, OH 44129 Questions? Call Councilwoman Lime @ 440.845.1714 or Email LimeWard2@gmail.com CLICK HERE TO...

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Polish Constitution Weekend Celebration from May 2 – 3!

Posted by on Apr 4, 2015 in News, Past Events, Photos | Comments Off on Polish Constitution Weekend Celebration from May 2 – 3!

PAC Ohio Division Carries on a 67-year Tradition Since its founding in 1948, the Ohio Division of the Polish American Congress (PAC) has annually sponsored Ohio’s ­official celebration of the signing of Poland’s Constitution of May 3, 1791. This year is no different. The PAC — sponsored celebration is not only a parade, but an entire weekend of events. This year, our celebration takes place May 2-3, 2015. SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2015 — POLONIA BALL The evening’s program is set for the Polonia Ball, which will be held at ­St. Charles Hall. 6:00 p.m. ’til 11:00 p.m. Cash Bar. Miss Polonia Ohio and Junior Miss Polonia Crowning will be announced. Tickets are $10.00. Light refreshments will be available for sale. SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2015 — Wreath Laying, Mass, Pancake Breakfast, and Grand Parade Sunday’s events will commence early with...

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Pink Plastic Flamingos – Tacky or Cool?

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in News | Comments Off on Pink Plastic Flamingos – Tacky or Cool?

By Kathryn Mabin After a long hard winter, like we’ve had, with mounds of snow, brutal cold, and slippery walks and driveways, as mailboxes begin to fill with those colorful garden catalogs, we long for the warmth of the sun, the chirping of the birds, the lush green of the grass, and the multicolors of a floral garden. When that happens I also think of lawn ornaments, gnomes, gazing balls, ducks and geese, but most of all I think about pink plastic flamingos. So I spent an afternoon researching these flamboyant feathered friends, and here is what I discovered. Don Featherstone was a sculptor, who was hired in 1956 to work at the Leominster, Massachusetts company called Union Products. Union Products made two-dimensional plastic ornaments for the lawn. Don was hired to redesign their very popular plastic duck into...

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Flamingo Fever Matching Game

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 in News | Comments Off on Flamingo Fever Matching Game

Flamingo Fever! Play The Matching Game Brought To You By Polish Village Flamingos are in establishments all over Parma. Match the flamingo with its location, bring this with you to the Flamingo Fever Banquet/Auction for a chance to win the grand prize. Flamingo Fever Banquet/Auction Saturday, September 20, 2014 Doors Open at 6:30 p.m. St Charles Parish Hall 5891 Ridge Road Parma, Ohio $25.00 a person Pre-order tickets by contacting kathrynmabin@att.net or Call (440) 843-6474 Click Here to Download the Flamingo Fever Matching Game (Above photo by Carole Murray, Lego Flamingo Artist is Annette...

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