pickleballPickle Ball Open Gym : 6-8PM
Friday May 11,18 & 25

Pickle Ball is a court game, similar to tennis, played with a whiffle ball and oversized Ping-Pong paddles  — and a lot of fun!

Come out and play some pickle ball.

Please wear gym shoes.  Open to residents 12 and over (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult).

Gardening Seminar:  Saturday May 19: 6:30PM
Pollinators in Your Gardenbutterfly and zinnia

Get the most out of your garden! Join Master Gardener Allison Yeckel to learn about how to attract pollinators to your garden.

Pollinators play a crucial role in flowering plant reproduction and in the production of most fruits and vegetables. It is important to have food sources for all stages of a pollinator’s life. Allison will look at the different host plants that attract pollinators and how to grow those plants for your garden.

Come for an evening of gardening facts and fun. Go home with the knowledge of how to invite pollinators to your garden and seeds for plants pollinators love!

Avella Business Expo: Saturday February 24 2018

Business Expo 2018        Business Expo 2018 vendors

The initial community center event was the Avella Business Expo on Saturday February 24.

45 area businesses showcased their enterprises at the Expo.  Businesses networked with  one another and alliances were formed.  Area residents chatted with business owners,  planned projects and purchased local wares.  Thanks to everyone for a great day.

Athletic, Educational and Cultural Events for the Community

The Independence Township Community Center Board is looking at many cultural, educational and athletic events to be held at the community center. Activities for all ages and interests are being investigated. Have an interest or want to teach a class, let us know through the township office.

Currently scheduled events are listed below.

The board is excited about the breadth of activities that can be offered at the Community Center and invites all township residents to join in the fun.