September Neighborhood Social

SPCA Neighborhood Social
Thursday, September 17th; 6:30pm
Hostess: Kim Stork, 774 Ebner

Monthly Socials are held the third Thursday of the month beginning at 6:30pmHost/Hostess provide plates, utensils, glasses, napkins a side dish and some beverages. Neighbors are encouraged to bring a side dish and a beverage to share.

September SPCA Events:
September 15, 6:30pm SPCA Monthly Membership Meeting – Planks On Parsons (Upstairs)
September 17, 6:30-8:30pm, SPCA Monthly Social – Kim Stork, 774 Ebner
September 19, 5-9pm, Progressive Dinner Fundraiser ($20 per member/$25 non-member) – To RSVP –
September 26, 8:30am-noon, Parsons Avenue Plant Pride Clean Up, Barack Rec Center

Upcoming SPCA Events:
October 15, 6:30pm, SPCA Monthly Social – Kathy & Mike Green
October 20, 6:30pm, SPCA Monthly Membership Meeting – Planks On Parsons (Upstairs)

November 17, 6:30pm, SPCA Monthly Membership Meeting – Planks On Parsons (Upstairs)
November 19, 6:30pm, SPCA Monthly Social – Cathy Johnston

December (Date TBA) – Holiday Brunch – Kim Storck and Martin Tusler, Co-Chairs – Details PENDING

Area Events:
September 20, 6:30pm, 3rd Sunday Concert in Frank Fetch Park – Featuring Brian Michael Smith Does Sinatra – Bring your lawn chair and refreshments – Frank Fetch Park is located on Beck Street – in case of rain, the concert will be held @German Village Meeting Haus …….. Event is FREE
*Actors’ Theatre – All The Great Books Abridges – September 11-20 (Friday – Sunday), 7pm – Columbus Commons …Donations Accepted

Join The Schumacher Place Civic Association for 2015! Membership forms are available HERE.

*Be sure to Check the SPCA Website Or Facebook regularly to keep up to date on events and happenings

September SPCA Meeting

Please join us on Tuesday, September 15, 6:30-8:00pm for our next neighborhood meeting at our usual location – Plank’s Cafe, 743 Parsons Avenue.

Our guests will be the Columbus Police including our Community Liaison Officer Scott Peck. We will also be joined by Code Enforcement responsible for refuse.

Save the Date:September 11, 5-7pm, Great Street Tree Survey, Columbus Library, Parsons Branch
September 17, 6:30-8:30pm, Monthly Social
September 19, 5-9pm, Progressive Dinner FundraiserSeptember 26, 8:30am-noon, Parsons Avenue Plant Pride Clean Up, Barack Rec Center

Great Street Tree Survey – Columbus Volunteer Challenge

September 8-12 is the 2015 Columbus Volunteer Challenge and Schumacher Place Civic Association are hosting the ‘Great Street Tree Survey’ in Schumacher Place.

This is also a follow up to the infrastructure survey we had previously conducted.  The event will be held on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 5-7PM.

We will meet at the Parsons Branch of the Columbus Public Library, 845 Parsons Avenue.

How can you help? I’m glad you asked! For just 2 short hours of your time, you can contribute to your neighborhood as well as receive a valuable incentive (gift certificate) funded by a United Way micro-grant. 

To register please visit this link – details of  the event are covered here as well:

I hope you will join us in what should be a fun, outdoor, social event with a purpose.Thanks to United Way for their support and to the Columbus South Side Pride Center who are providing help with the street tree survey process.

Schumacher Place Fall Fundraiser “An Evening In Italy”

The Schumacher Place Annual Fall Fund Raiser will be a Progressive Dinner,

 “An Evening in Italy “

on Saturday, September 19 from 5-9pm (rain or shine).
A night of enjoying good food & drinks, chatting with neighbors and old friends and making new friends.
For a current members of Schumacher Place Civic Association, the price is $20 per person.  For a non-member of Schumacher Place Civic Association, the cost is $25 per person.
There are only 30 tickets for this event, once 30 reservations are reached, names will be added to a “call list” to fill in for cancelations
To RSVP, please email Dwight Garner –
Don’t get left out – Make Your Reservations Now!


Columbus Gifted Academy Spruce Up Day

  • Sun, Aug 9, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • 387 East Beck Street, Columbus, OH 

    The new Columbus Gifted Academy (CGA) is moving into the historic Beck Street School this school year. On Sunday, August 9, 2015 parents, students and community members will be meeting at the school from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a Spruce Up Day, coordinated by the CGA PTO and school staff. WE NEED YOUR HELP!
    Please contact Bonnie Bartee, Spruce Up Committee Chair, to sign up to volunteer. She can be reached at (614) 328-6267 or

    ALSO – if you have perennials with varied life-cycles for year-round appeal, your donation will be greatly appreciated!

    For more information on the Columbus Gifted Academy supporting gifted students grades 3-8 in the Columbus Public Schools system, please see their website at:

Schumacher Place National Night Out Porch Light Vigil

  • Tue, Aug 4, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
  • Schumacher Place neighborhood
  • Please join with neighbors to turn your porch light on during this event recognizing National Night Out. Get out and take a walk around the neighborhood, walk your dog, meet your neighbors! Keeping an eye on each other and the neighborhood makes a safer, happier place for all.

    “National Night Out is a community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. Neighbors celebrate in 16,124 communities from all fifty states, U.S. Territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide.” –