FIELD TRIP :: Great Lakes Gymnastics
Nov
29
10:20 AM10:20

FIELD TRIP :: Great Lakes Gymnastics

Time to Tumble at Great Lakes Gymnastics

Teachers and parents work together to introduce key concepts such as taking turns, sharing, listening and following directions. Activities will capture your child's imagination while developing gross motor skills and early gymnastics activities. 

WHEN: Wednesday, November 29th (10:20am-11:20am)

WHERE: Great Lakes Gymnastics :: 33600 Pin Oak Parkway, Avon OH 44012

COST: $10 / CHILD (recommended age 2-3) 

This field trip is limited to 20 children. Please email Nikki St. Vincent (nikkipflip@yahoo.com) by Saturday, November 25th to secure your spot.

Once your spot is confirmed you will need to make payment within 48 hours or your spot will be released to the next person in line. Payment can be made via PayPal in the events section of our website. Parents will also need to complete the online registration form (see link below) by Saturday, November 25th!

Great Lakes Gymnastics Portal

Great Lakes Gymnastics

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Field Trip: Polar Express
Dec
6
7:00 PM19:00

Field Trip: Polar Express

It’s almost time to hear the bell ring!

Join us for our annual trip on the Polar Express! There is one reserved Metro Car for our group to enjoy this magical experience together. The award-winning book comes to life on this journey to the North Pole and back. 

All passengers will enjoy hot cocoa and a cookie served by your personal chefs in each car. Elves will read the story to you on the way to pick up Santa! As Santa visits each car, Elves will lead your family in singing carols and spreading Christmas cheer.  As in the story, kids are encouraged to wear pajamas for the trip!

When: Wednesday, December 6th, 2017. 

Trains begin boarding at 6pm and leave PROMPTLY at 7pm. The trip is 2 hours long.

Where: Train departs from Rockside Station,  7900 Old Rockside Road, Independence, OH 44131

Cost: $35 for members, $40 for non-members (as in grandparents)  

Children under the ages of 2 do not need a ticket, but they must be sitting on parent or guardians lap. Children ages 2 and above are required to have a ticket.

RSVP instructions: 

There are limited tickets available for this special field trip! 

Open registration for Polar Express is Today, October 23 at 7:00 PM!

Please email:  Caroline@cikra.com starting on Monday, October 23 @ 7:00 PM with the total number of tickets needed. You will receive an email back within 48 hrs. either confirming you have secured a spot (along with the link for payment) OR you will receive an email back notifying you that you are on a waiting list.

Once your spot has been confirmed, you must submit payment within 24 hours or your spot will be given to the next person in line.

Polar Express

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Cleveland Orchestra
Dec
8
10:00 AM10:00

Cleveland Orchestra

Join us for a morning with the Cleveland Orchestra...

Let's get into the Holiday Spirit by enjoying the Orchestra's CHRISTMAS BRASS QUINTET

Energetic host Maryann Nagel gets students Pre-K to Grade 2 singing, clapping, and moving to the music while Cleveland Orchestra musicians and guests perform short solo selections and kid-friendly tunes, and demonstrate their instruments. PNC Musical Rainbows are approximately 30 minutes long and take place in Reinberger Chamber Hall in Severance Hall.

 

When: Friday Dec. 8th 10 am

Where: Reinberger Chamber Hall in Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Cost: Each Paying Adult ($5) gets 1 Free Children's Admission. Each additional child is $5. 

The program is suggested for preschool aged and up, but if you have a younger child who you think would enjoy it and be able to sit through the program, then please feel free to join.

Please RSVP to Nora Lamb (nbeucke@gmail.com) by November 24th. All payment must be received no later than Dec 1st.

Cleveland Orchestra Field Trip

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Breakfast with Santa
Dec
16
9:00 AM09:00

Breakfast with Santa

DATE:  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2017

TIME: 2 seating options available, 9am or 10:30am

LOCATION:  Bay Middle School

COST:  $5 per person over 1 year old

RSVP: December 9, 2017

Skip the mall Santa! Come and have a relaxed time with Santa while mingling with friends and enjoy a full breakfast! A catered breakfast will be served along with games, crafts,  activities and a professionally taken photo of your children (and you!?) with the Big Guy in Red. Two seatings times available, to keep things flowing, but, generally, come and go when needed.

Please RSVP by December 9, 2017.  Once you receive confirmation a WuFoo link will be provided to pay online or you can drop off to one of the chairs. Any questions or concerns can be sent to Emily Gunn (mlelist@hotmail.com) or Katie Ebenger (rosejr2000@yahoo.com)

We ho-ho-hope to see you there!

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Mom's Night Out
Dec
19
6:30 PM18:30

Mom's Night Out

RUDOLPH THE RED TOES REINDEER 

Mom's Night Out:  6pm and limited to 20 spots

We know it's been months since you've looked at those toes. And we know your mother in law won't let you wear those heels in her house. Slip off your heels and show off that fresh pedicure. 

When: Tuesday December 19th 6:00pm

Where: Prive Nail Salon at Crocker Park, 293 Main Street

Cost: Manicure starting at $18    Pedicure starting at $35    Mani/Pedi starting at $47

Drinks will be available for purchase at the salon

If you are done with your holiday shopping let grab a glass of wine at  83 West after our toes are dry! 

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Field Trip :: Log Cabin Adventure at LENSC
Nov
21
10:00 AM10:00

Field Trip :: Log Cabin Adventure at LENSC

Experience the LOG CABIN ADVENTURE at the Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

Join us in the Log Cabin for an hour of fun featuring a glimpse of what the Center has to offer preschoolers of all ages; animal encounters, a planetarium show, complete a "wild" craft and get an introduction to preschool and family programs.

WHEN: Tuesday, November 21st (10am-11am)

WHERE: Lake Erie Nature and & Science Center :: 28728 Wolf Rd - Bay Village, OH 44140

COST: $8 / CHILD (recommended age 2-5) 

This field trip is limited to 16 people total (adults & children). Registration will open Wednesday, November 8th at 8pm. Please email Nikki St. Vincent (nikkipflip@yahoo.com) with the number of adults and children to secure your spot.

Once your spot is confirmed you will need to make payment within 48 hours or your spot will be released to the next person in line. Payment can be made via PayPal in the events section of our website.

Log Cabin Adventure

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Nov
21
10:00 AM10:00

Play Time! At Bay Community Gym

Join us for a preschool playtime next Tuesday morning!  The Bay Community gym sets up indoor activity mats, balls, tricycles and more!

Ages 5 and under only!

When:  Tuesday, November 21 from 10:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Where:  Bay Village Community gym (west door entrance of Bay Middle School)

Cost:  $2 per child (15 months and under FREE)  Please bring payment with you to the gym.  There is also an option to purchase 10 visits for $15.

Please RSVP to Caroline@Cikra.com with the number of children! 

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Field Trip: Dewey's Pizza School
Nov
12
2:00 PM14:00

Field Trip: Dewey's Pizza School

Take a Class Behind the Glass! Bay Village's very own Mini Chefs can learn how to Toss and Top their own pizza at Dewey's Pizza School! 

WHERE: DEWEY'S PIZZA 18516 DETROIT AVE, LAKEWOOD, OH 44107

WHEN: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH @2PM 

COST: $5 PER CHILD, THIS WILL COVER THEIR VERY OWN 11" PIZZA AND BEVERAGE. 

***CHILDREN 4+ ONLY PLEASE*** MAXIMUM OF 20 KIDS.

PLEASE RSVP BY 11/6 TO JEN NICHOLS AT JENRICENICHOLS@GMAIL.COM TO SECURE YOUR SPOT. ONCE YOU HAVE RECEIVED CONFIRMATION YOU CAN PAY. 

Parents will be able to order off the Menu at full price.

Dewey's Pizza

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Holiday Homes Tour
Nov
11
11:30 AM11:30

Holiday Homes Tour

Tour 6 of the most charming and unique homes in Bay Village, decorated for the holidays by local designers and florists. Featuring musicians and culinary treats in each home.

SATURDAY · NOVEMBER 11, 2017

TICKETS: Online ticket purchases will be available soon for $20. Tickets will also be available soon at Mojo's for $20. Tickets may also be bought day of at the Community House for $25.

CHECK-IN AT COMMUNITY HOUSE
303 Cahoon Road · Bay Village  |  11 AM

SELF-GUIDED HOME TOUR |  11:30 AM –4 PM

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Field Trip :: Mapleside Farms
Oct
26
4:00 PM16:00

Field Trip :: Mapleside Farms

Join us at Mapleside Farms for some fall fun! www.mapleside.com

Our field trip will include a hayride around the apple orchard, a tour of the apple production area, a cup of cider and a donut. A visit to the Jump Park play area will follow the tour weather permitting - no jumping in the event of rain.

When: Thurs, October 26 @ 4pm

Where: Mapleside Farms, 294 Pearl Rd, Brunswick, OH 44212

Cost: $8 each participant, both adults & children. Infants 12 months and under are free.

RSVP: to Caroline Cikra: Caroline@cikra.com by OCTOBER 6th. This field trip is limited to 60 people. Once your spot is confirmed, please submit payment.

Mapleside Farms Field Trip

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Dad's Happy Hour
Oct
23
5:00 PM17:00

Dad's Happy Hour

MONDAY MONDAY 

Every other day, every other day,

Every other day of the week is fine, yeah

But whenever Monday comes, but whenever Monday comes

You can find me cryin' all of the time



The Mamas and The Papas knew what was up. Does your guy come home grumpy and irritated after a long day at the office? Does the need a night out with the guys but "the guys" are a bunch of old college roommates that end up passed out on your couch? Allow us to introduce your husband to NEW guys that have commitments and can't stay out past 10. 

What: Dad's Happy Hour

Where:  The Yard House at Crocker Park

When:  Monday October 23rd, 5-7pm

Details: Half price on select appetizers and $2 off drinks until 6pm

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Children's Halloween Party
Oct
20
6:00 PM18:00

Children's Halloween Party

Boo fun for the kids! 

Join us for two hours of Halloween Fun!! There will be games, goodies, kid friendly music and more!! Bring your camera/cellphone and dress up in costume!!Hope to see you there!! $5.00/person (under 1 Free) Sign ups to help are in comments

WHEN: Friday, October 20th at 6:30pm

WHERE: Bay Middle School :: 27725 Wolf Rd, Bay Village, Ohio 44140 

COST: $5 / a person (1 and under free)

Hosted by Brandi Petrov Goin and Brittany Whittaker

Per Person (Kids under 1-Free)
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Field Trip :: Pumpkin Picking at Pickering Hill Farms
Oct
19
4:00 PM16:00

Field Trip :: Pumpkin Picking at Pickering Hill Farms

IT'S FALL Y'ALL! 

Join us for an afternoon of fall fun at Pickering Hill Farm. This field trip includes a hayride, pumpkin picking, corn maze, apple cider and pretzel snack and a goodie bag. This is a great local field trip!

WHEN: Thursday, October 19th at 4:00pm

WHERE: Pickering Hill Farm :: 35669 Detroit Rd, Avon 

COST: $6 / CHILD

RSVP to Nikki St. Vincent (nikkipflip@yahoo.com) no later than October 16th. Please include the number of adults and children planning to attend.

Once your spot is confirmed please pay through the BVECPTA website. PayPal link is posted in event details.

Pickering Hill Farm

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Mom's Night Out
Oct
18
5:00 PM17:00

Mom's Night Out

MOMS NIGHT OUT
Has your daughter changed her costume idea for the 15th time?! And now she has the audacity to ask for a homemade costume! Is your son still complaining he can't wear his mask to school? Have you eaten 4 bags of Halloween candy?! Girls, we hear you. 
Join us for our October Moms Night Out! Leave the glue gun at home but feel free to bring those party size Twix Bars! 

WHAT: Mom's Night Out

WHERE:  THE YARD HOUSE AT CROCKER PARK

WHEN:  Wednesday October 18th, 5-7PM

DETAILS: Happy Hour prices are good until 6pm!  Half price select appetizers and pizza!  $2 off all drinks

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Health and Wellness- Sip & Tuck at Pure Barre
Oct
14
4:00 PM16:00

Health and Wellness- Sip & Tuck at Pure Barre

Sip and Tuck Event at Pure Barre, 33576 Detroit Road in Avon (in the Drug Mart shopping center).  Saturday October 14th from 4-6 pm. Bring sticky socks and a water bottle. It's best to wear a tank top and compression capris or pants. This will be a 55 minute workout followed by an hour of wine or beer. They will offer us a special deal on 1 month packages and 20% off of all retail.

DATE:  SATURDAY OCTOBER 14, 2017

LOCATION:  PURE BARRE  33576 DETROIT RD.  AVON

TIME:  4:00 PM-6:00 PM

COST:  $10.00 PER PERSON

Sip & Tuck at Pure Barre
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Barnes & Noble Bookfair
Oct
14
9:00 AM09:00

Barnes & Noble Bookfair

DATE:  SATURDAY OCTOBER 14, 2017

LOCATION:  Barnes & Noble at Crocker Park

198 Crocker Park Blvd., Westlake, OH  44145

TIME:  9:00 AM-10:00 PM

A portion of the sales made in store and online using Bookfair ID# 12214664 on October 14th will go to The Bay Village Early Childhood PTA!  This includes the cafe' so grab a cup of coffee and start your holiday shopping!

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Adult Outings- Clambake
Oct
7
6:30 PM18:30

Adult Outings- Clambake

The leaves are falling and the air is crisp. It's the perfect time for our annual clam bake.  

Clams and Conversation provided. Last names starting with A-N please bring an appetizer and choice of beverage.  Last names starting with M-Z please bring a dessert and choice of beverage.  Lobster Brothers will be providing the main course.  

DATE:  SATURDAY OCTOBER 7, 2017

LOCATION:  HOSTED BY JOE & AILEEN RUTLEDGE

626 BROOKE LANE

TIME:  6:30 PM-11:30 PM

COST:  $25 per person

Clambake
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Field Trip: Pool Party
Oct
6
6:00 PM18:00

Field Trip: Pool Party

Join us for Family Fun Night at the Rocky River Recreation Indoor Pool! 

Come and check out this awesome facility which includes a private party room, zero depth pool, waterslides, lazy river, a hot tub for the adults and diving boards. 

Feel free to bring snacks or a picnic dinner to enjoy in the party room. 

WHERE: ROCKY RIVER RECREATION :: 21016 HILLIARD BLVD, ROCKY RIVER 44116

WHEN: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6TH (6PM-8PM)

COST: $5 PER PERSON 

THIS FIELD TRIP IS LIMITED TO 45 PARTICIPANTS. ALL AGES WELCOME

RSVP TO JEN NICHOLS WITH NUMBER OF GUESTS BY 9/29. JENRICENICHOLS@GMAIL.COM

Once your spot is confirmed you will need to make payment within 48 hours or your spot will be released to the next person in line. Payment can be made through the PayPal below or by dropping a check to 401 Walmar Drive. 

Field Trip Notes:

Children 6 years and under: 1 parent per child to accompany in water. 

7-9 years: 1 parent per six children supervising in pool or on pool deck. 

10 years and up: no supervision in the pool area needed.

Family Fun Night

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Field Trip :: Miller's Apple Hill
Oct
3
4:30 PM16:30

Field Trip :: Miller's Apple Hill

Fall is almost here and so is one of our most popular fall field trips! 

Join us for a fun afternoon of apple picking, hayrides, apple cider, and a hay maze at Miller's Apple Hill.  The store closes at 6, so be sure to arrive early if you want to shop!

Where: Miller's Apple Hill. 50 549 State Route 113, Amherst, OH 44001

When: Tuesday, October 3, 4:30pm-6:00pm

Cost: $5 per child, $1 per adult. Babies under 1 year are free.

Please RSVP to Caroline Cikra.  Caroline@Cikra.com by Friday, September 22.  

Miller's Apple Hill Field Trip

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Little Flippers Gym
Oct
2
10:00 AM10:00

Little Flippers Gym

Run, Jump, Bounce, Hang, Balance, Roll, Flip! It's all happening at Flippers Gym this October. Join us with your little one for a 45 minute class which includes open exploring and group activities. 


WHERE: FLIPPERS GYM :: 1006 JAYCOX ROAD, AVON OH 44140


WHEN: MONDAY, OCTOBER 2TH (10AM-10AM)


Cost: $4 per child (walking to 5 years old)

THIS FIELD TRIP IS LIMITED TO 15 PARTICIPANTS. REGISTRATION ENDS SEPT 24TH.

RSVP TO NORA LAMB WITH NUMBER OF CHILDREN ATTENDING AND THEIR AGES.

nbeucke@gmail.com

First come first serve. Once your spot is confirmed you will need to make payment within 48 hours or your spot will be released to the next person in line. Payment can be made via PayPal in the events section of our website.

Flippers Gym

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Weekend New Member Play Date
Sep
24
4:00 PM16:00

Weekend New Member Play Date

Weekend New Member Play Date

  • Sunday September 24
  • 4:00pm  6:00pm
  • Reese Park
  • Clague and Wolf Rd, Bay Village

Please join both new and current members for a play date in the park! Spouses and all ages welcome to join in the fun!

Email bvecptamembership@gmail.com with any questions.

DATE:  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2017

TIME:  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

LOCATION:  REESE PARK, BAY VILLAGE

 

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Field Trip: Memphis Kiddie Park
Sep
23
10:30 AM10:30

Field Trip: Memphis Kiddie Park

Come on ride the TRAIN!!! Join us for a morning of fun and rides at Memphis Kiddie Park.

Where: Memphis Kiddie Park :: 10340 Memphis Ave, Brooklyn OH 44144

When: Saturday, September 23rd (10:30am-12:30pm)

Cost: $10 per wristband :: includes 2 hours of unlimited rides, a box of popcorn, a drink and a balloon

About the park:

  • There are 10 rides at the park. 
  • Children under 50 inches tall (while wearing shoes) can ride all 10 rides. 
  • Guests over 50 inches tall are welcome to ride 3 of the rides which include the Memphis Railway, Merry-Go-Round and Little Dipper. 
  •  Each ride requires a wristband or one ticket per rider. Single tickets are $2.40. If you plan on riding the Memphis Train several times with your child you may want to purchase a $10 wristband for yourself. 
  • On the Merry-Go-Round, a ticket is not required for parents who stand to hold a child seated on a horse. 

RSVP to Nikki St. Vincent (nikkipflip@yahoo.com) no later than September 16th. Please include the number of adults and children planning to purchase a wristband.

Memphis Kiddie Park Field Trip

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Weekday New Member Play Date
Sep
20
4:00 PM16:00

Weekday New Member Play Date

Weekday New Member Play Date

  • Wednesday, September 20
  • 4:00pm  5:00pm
  • Reese Park
  • Clague and Wolf Rd, Bay Village

Please join both new and current members for a play date in the park! Spouses and all ages welcome to join in the fun!

Email bvecptamembership@gmail.com with any questions.

DATE:  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

TIME:  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

LOCATION:  REESE PARK, BAY VILLAGE

 

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Adult Outings- Cleveland Cycle Tours
Sep
16
7:30 PM19:30

Adult Outings- Cleveland Cycle Tours

Pedal Cleveland in style to Tremont bars!  Two 14 person bikes with a traveling bar will be our mode of transportation for the evening as we make a couple Tremont bar stops and take a tourist stop at the Cleveland sign in Tremont.

Date:  Saturday September 16, 2017

Location:  2930 Church Ave., Cleveland

Time:  7:30 pm-10:30 pm

Cost:  $30.00 per person

Cleveland Cycle Tours
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Field Trip to Holly Hills Farm
Sep
9
12:00 PM12:00

Field Trip to Holly Hills Farm

Join us for this hands-on event to teach your little ones all about horses. The instructors will cover haltering, leading, grooming, tacking, riding and fun horse facts throughout the lesson. Children must wear long pants and boots. Riding helmets will be provided.

Ages 3 and up only - please leave younger siblings at home.

WHEN: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9TH, 12:00PM- 1:00PM

WHERE: HOLLY HILL FARM, 31770 KREBS ROAD, AVON LAKE

RSVP: TO NORA LAMB, NBEUCKE@GMAIL.COM . THIS FIELD TRIP IS LIMITED TO 20 KIDS!

PAYMENT: $10 PER CHILD (AGES 3 AND UP ONLY)

Per Child (Age 3+)

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Fall Resale
Sep
9
9:00 AM09:00

Fall Resale

Do you KonMari? Do you want to declutter and start the school year off organized and clutter-free? Have no fear the Fall Resale is almost here! 

DATE:  SATURDAY, September 9, 2017

TIME:  8:00 AM - noon

LOCATION:  Bay Village Middle School

$5 for 9-10 and $1 from 10-12

We are experimenting with an earlier resale date this year. Priority registration for BVECPTA members ends August 15th so please get your forms to Kendra Davitt (kendra.davitt@gmail.com) or Nikki Mcallester (nikki.mcallester@gmail.com) ASAP. 

Here is the  Resale Form.

Fall Resale 2017

We are hoping for a large turnout and a successful sale this year.

One of my favorite things about our sale is we have volunteers to help you carry stuff from your car into the middle school.

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New Member Social
Sep
6
7:00 PM19:00

New Member Social

New Member Social

  • Wednesday, September 6, 2017
  • 7:00pm  9:00pm

The Membership Committee invites all members (new and returning) to a fun and casual evening to socialize with friends!

 

DATE:  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017

LOCATION:   AILEEN RUTLEDGE'S HOME

                 626 BROOKE LN, BAY VILLAGE

TIME:  7:00- 9:00 PM

Email bvecptamembership@gmail.com with any questions.

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Field Trip :: Splash Pad at Crocker Park
Aug
26
2:00 PM14:00

Field Trip :: Splash Pad at Crocker Park

Why not squeeze one more warm day out of August and meet up at the Crocker Park Splash Pad this Saturday?

All ages welcome, Saturday, August 26th from 2pm-4pm. This event is FREE, no need to RSVP, just show up with your little ones in bathing suits and covered in sunscreen. Hope to see you there!

Questions? Contact Jen Nichols at jenricenichols@gmail.com

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Field Trip: Cleveland Botanical Gardens
Aug
25
10:30 AM10:30

Field Trip: Cleveland Botanical Gardens

Spend the morning exploring Cleveland's Botanical Gardens! There is plenty to see and do both inside and out, including the whimsical Hershey Children's Garden and the "Nature Connects: Art with LEGO Bricks" Exhibit.

When: Friday August 25th, 10:30am

Where: Cleveland Botanical Gardens :: 11030 East Blvd; Cleveland, OH 44106

Cost: Adults: $7.50, Children (3-12): $3.50, Children 2 & Under: FREE

Please RSVP to Nora Lamb (nbeucke@gmail.com) no later than August 23rd!

Cleveland Botanical Gardens

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