• Backpack Adventure at Akron Zoo
  • National Night Out
  • Flag Day at the Gazebo - Triangle Park
  • Trick or Treat
  • Neighbors Together
  • Historic Buildings - Modern Community
  • Improving Together
  • Welcome
  • Residents Improving Goodyear Heights Together
  • Tree Lined Streets
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Upcoming Events

Weekly and Monthly

Nov
21
Tue
4:30 pm Tuesday Community Dinner @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Tuesday Community Dinner @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Nov 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Please join us for dinner as we invite our parish neighbors to share a FREE MEAL. We hope that in a small way this dinner will help to stretch your family food budget and let[...]
Nov
23
Thu
11:30 am Thursday Soup Kitchen @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Thursday Soup Kitchen @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Nov 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hot Lunch served every Thursday. All are welcome to come and enjoy a home cooked lunch.
Nov
25
Sat
10:00 am Food, Clothing & Furniture Pantry @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Ozanam Center
Food, Clothing & Furniture Pantry @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Ozanam Center
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The OZANAM CENTER is open every SATURDAY from 10 a.m. to noon and will provide assistance with food, clothing and furniture. The center is located behind Visitation of Mary Parish at 93 Kent Street.
10:00 am PEACE by PIECE Quilting @ Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
PEACE by PIECE Quilting @ Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Classes are held on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. We will be studying the Bible while learning to make a personalized quilt. New members may join at anytime…Join us to learn a[...]
Nov
26
Sun
4:00 pm Wings of Freedom @ Dry People's Club
Wings of Freedom @ Dry People's Club
Nov 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with a floating format. We are glad you are all here–especially newcomers. In keeping with our singleness of purpose and our Third Tradition which states that the[...]
Nov
28
Tue
4:30 pm Tuesday Community Dinner @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Tuesday Community Dinner @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Nov 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Please join us for dinner as we invite our parish neighbors to share a FREE MEAL. We hope that in a small way this dinner will help to stretch your family food budget and let[...]
6:00 pm R.I.G.H.T. Committee meeting @ Reservoir Park
R.I.G.H.T. Committee meeting @ Reservoir Park
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Please join us as we continue to work together to keep our neighborhood strong and host activities for our families.
Nov
30
Thu
11:30 am Thursday Soup Kitchen @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Thursday Soup Kitchen @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Dowed Hall
Nov 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hot Lunch served every Thursday. All are welcome to come and enjoy a home cooked lunch.
Dec
2
Sat
10:00 am Food, Clothing & Furniture Pantry @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Ozanam Center
Food, Clothing & Furniture Pantry @ Visitation of Mary Parish - Ozanam Center
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The OZANAM CENTER is open every SATURDAY from 10 a.m. to noon and will provide assistance with food, clothing and furniture. The center is located behind Visitation of Mary Parish at 93 Kent Street.
Dec
3
Sun
4:00 pm Wings of Freedom @ Dry People's Club
Wings of Freedom @ Dry People's Club
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with a floating format. We are glad you are all here–especially newcomers. In keeping with our singleness of purpose and our Third Tradition which states that the[...]

Recent Posts

Community Garden Proposed

The meeting was July 11, but you can still click here to take the survey about a Community Garden in the Heights! You are invited to participate in a community garden survey initiated by Summit Metro Parks. This survey is intended for any resident of the Goodyear Heights, Ellet and City of Akron interested in […]

Goodyear Heights Seeks To Be Listed As A Historic Neighborhood

We, the undersigned Residents and Friends of Goodyear Heights, desire to register our support of the effort to obtain official designation of the original Goodyear Heights development as a Historic Neighborhood of both local and national significance. We ask that the City of Akron provide assistance to these recognition efforts as well as providing appropriate […]

Akron 2 Akron Walk

THANK YOU TO ALL who took time from their busy evening to attend our first Akron2Akron History Walk. Our hosts Mike Herhold and Mark Schweitzer did a FANTASTIC JOB! They shared historical photographs, and facts covering the beginning of our neighborhood.  Councilman Jeff Fusco (born and raised in Goodyear Heights) was able to have the […]

Watson Park Vietnam Memory Garden

EAGLE PROJECT at VIETNAM SOLDIER GARDEN MAKE-OVER Joe Rebuck from Boy Scout Troop 154 led a group of volunteers to install a flagpole, and roses at the Vietnam Memorial located at the intersection of Watson St, Wingfoot Way and Malasia, in the Goodyear Heights neighborhood. Joe personally built all of the benches, as part of […]

Book Drive for Seiberling CLC

Thank you to all who brought a new book for the Seiberling Library – Together we donated over 175 books to the new school. If you would still like to donate a new book, please stop by the school office. THANK YOU

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