The deadline for Carriage Ride reservations is December 1st.  The preferred method of making your reservation is via the online for at  There was a form within the MyMPCA newsletter mailed last week, and another in the next newsletter that should be delivered next week.  There is a requirement that participants be MPCA members to register for the event.  Residents are able to register and pay membership dues ($21 per household for one year), and see event information at


We hope to get membership forms to each household soon, we are in the process of making updates.  The easiest way to update your membership information and make your payment is on the website.

Four Season Garden Award

Annually the MinervaFlora Committee gives out a beautification award called the Four Season Garden Award. This year 2017 the award is for Mid-Autumn. Judges will out  around October 15 judging nominated gardens for color, curb appeal, variety of plants, overall appearance of the property.  Winners receive a certificate of recognition and are added to a plaque of award winners displayed at the Community Building.  If you would like to nominate a garden or help with judging please contact Lisa Craddock Thitoff Lisa Craddock Thitoff or Bob Gale

Family Fun Night


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Annual MPCA FUNdraiser!

Minerva Park Pool, 3032 Minerva Lake Road, Minerva Park, Ohio 43231

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 7-9pm

Bring your family and your swimsuits for some good old-fashioned fun with
the biggest ice cream sundae you ever saw for all to share, dive for coins
and other toys in the annual pool coin toss, join in the hula hoop
competition, take a picture with the Minerva Park Monkey, visit our face
painter, purchase raffle tickets for various local entertainment and other
fun items.  Plan to buy supper at the pool, too!  You know you don’t want
to cook, so let the MPCA cook for you. There will be beer and a food tent
and enjoy fresh off the grill hot dogs and hamburgers for your family.

Bring proper ID for beer ticket sales.

Bring Cash for:
Entry/person $3.00
Raffle Tickets $1.00
Hotdogs $1.00
Hamburgers $1.50
Cheeseburgers $2.00
Chips $ .50
Bottled Water $1.00
Beer $5.00

Raffle Ticket Items:
4 Tour passes to Watershed Distillery
1 Gift certificate for 2 to Cloak and Dagger
2 Tickets to the Funny Bone
$50 gift card to The Cheesecake Factory
The Westerville Golf Center gift card
4 Family Passes to Columbus Museum of Art


Volunteers needed to make this event a success.  Volunteer positions are
for 30 minutes! Sign up today to help out!
or contact

Volunteers Needed for Family Fun Night

Volunteers are what make the Minerva Park Community Association’s events
so successful and awesome!

Be the AWESOME!  Be a volunteer!  Sign up today to help out at Family Fun
Night!  Saturday, July 15, 2017

and also, feel free to sign up to help out at the annual Halloween
Children’s Party!

2017 Events

2017 MPCA Event Schedule

All Dates are Saturday’s


April 8th -Easter Egg Hunt-11 am

May 20th-Neighborhood Garage Sale- 9am to 4 pm

June 10th-Wine and Cheese at the Pool-8pm to 11 pm

July 15th-Family Fun Night at the Pool-7pm to 9 pm

August 19th-Wine and Cheese at the Pool- 8 pm to 11 pm

September 16th-Neighborhood Garage Sale- 9 am to 4 pm

October 28th-Children’s Halloween Party- 2pm-4pm

December 10th-Carriage Rides-5:30pm-8:30pm (rain date 12/17)

December 16th-23rd-Festival of Lights

December 16th-Children’s Christmas Party-10am to 12 noon


Note: additional events may be added at a later time. Please check The Villager, the Minerva Park Community Association Facebook page, or for details of each event as well as locations and last minute updates.   If you’d like to help with any of these events, please contact