Links

Businesses

Alterations
-German Village Alterations 267 East Whittier 449-1092

Car Wash
Klean A Kar 404 East Main 221-3145

Churches
-Livingston United Methodist 200 East Livingston Ave 224-2006
-St Mary’s (Catholic) 684 South 3rd Street 445-9668
-Trinity Lutheran Church 404 South 3rd Street 224-6818

Cleaners
-Callender Cleaners 256 E Whittier 44-4500
-Caskey’s 47 Gates Street 443-7448

Discount Department Store
-Family Dollar Store 865 Parsons Avenue 449-6515

Fitness/Gym
-The Fitness Loft 625 Parsons Avenue 582-3677

Gas Stations
-Certified Oil 2483 Parsons Avenue 445-6785
-Marathon 830 Parsons Avenue 884-1773

Grocery Stores
-Giant Eagle 280 East Whittier Street 443-6575
-Hills Market 5 North Grant Ave 702-7900
-IGA 704 Parsons Avenue 449-7703
-Kroger 150 West Sycamore Street 340-7979

Hair Salon
-Rock’n’ Robin’s Hair Nest 413 East Whittier Street 443-5933
-Strut the Salon 627 Parsons Avenue 565-6416

Hardware Stores
-Ace Hardware 1665 Parsons Avenue 444-8963
-Lowe’s 3899 South High 497-610

Hospitals
-Grant Medical Center 111 South Grant 566-9000
-Nationwide Children’s Hospital 700 Children’s Drive 722-4300

Law Firms
-Makowski Law Offices, 555 South Third, 245-0488, http://www.makowskilaw.com

Lighting
-Capitol City daylighting 238 Thurman Avenue 429-5937

Pharmacy’s
-CVS 591 Livingston 464-280
-Giant Eagle Pharmacy 280 E Whittier 443-5234

Veterinarians
-Care Pet Clinic 785 East Main 252-4353
-German Village Veterinary 1200 South High 444-9696

 

Useful Links

Cogo Bikeshare
http://www.cogobikeshare.com/
– Bicycle sharing is a membership-based system of short-term bicycle rental with 30 stops across Columbus

Columbus Underground
http://www.columbusunderground.com/
– News and reviews of Clubs, bars, and restaurants

Cyberblockwatch
http://www.cyberblockwatch.com/
– Citizen-managed neighborhood blockwatch for our area

Elsmere Street Block Watch
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/elsmerestreetblockwatch/info
– Block watch and community organization for Elsmere Street

Experience Columbus (Visitor Center) 221-6623
http://www.experiencecolumbus.com/
– Great information on things happening in Columbus

German Village Society

Home

– German Village official website so you can stay up to date with our neighbors to the west.

US Post Office
https://tools.usps.com/go/POLocatorDetailsAction!input.action?locationTypeQ=all&address=43206&radius=20&locationType=po&locationID=1364689
– Weekday hours 9am-5pm with 2:30-3:0pm lunch break. Saturday 9am-2pm

Village Connections
http://www.villageconnectionscolumbus.org
– An aging in place program for area neighborhoods

Things We Love

Book Loft (German Village): 631 South Third Street http://www.bookloft.com/
One of the nation’s largest independent book stores. Home to 32 rooms of Bargain Books.

Columbus Commons (Downtown) http://www.columbuscommons.org/
You’ll find the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion, hand-carved carousel, outdoor reading room, world-class gardens, outdoor cafes, bocce courts, a life-size chess set and more! Great events are happening all the time, be sure to check out their events calendar.

Franklin Park Conservatory (Downtown): 1777 E Broad http://www.fpconservatory.org/
Franklin Park and Botanical Gardens is a premier botanical landmark and attraction.

Gallery Hop (Short North) http://shortnorth.org/popular-links/gallery-hop
The first Saturday evening of every month is the “gallery Hop” when the art galleries and stores stay open late.

Museum of Art (Downtown): 480 E Broad Street http://www.columbusmuseum.org/
The Museum of Art is an art museum located in downtown. Formed in 1878

Newspapers:
German Village Gazette: http://www.thisweeknews.com/content/sections/communities/german-village.html South Side Voice: http://www.allthingssouth.org/south-side-news.html

North Market (Short North): 59 Spruce Street http://www.northmarket.com/
The North Market is Columbus’ only public market home to dozens of unique and independent merchants

Parks (German Village)Frank Fetch Park is located at 228 Beck Street & Schiller Park is located at 1069 Jaeger Street. Both are well kept Urban Parks. Schiller Park has a recreation center, picnic areas, tennis courts, fishing pond and stage for Actors’ Theater’s summer productions.

Scioto Audubon Metro Park (Downtown) http://www.metroparks.net/parkssciotoaudubon.aspx
Climbing Wall, Boat Ramp, Fisihing Access, Hiking and Biking on the Scioti Greenway Trail, Sand Volleyball, and Fenced in Dog Park!

Scioto Trail (Bike Path – Downtown)The first greenway trail built in Columbus, this route travels along the downtown riverfront from North Bank Park to Bicentennial Park, the path winds through Scioto Audubon Park.
Shakespeare In The Park (Schiller Park) http://www.theactorstheatre.org
The Actors’ Theater Company is famous for its four (4) productions of classical theater in the outdoor amphitheater. FREE of charge (donations are encouraged)

Third Sunday Concert Series (Frank Fetch Park) Sponsored by the German Village Garten Club has four FREE Concerts (June, July, August and September)