City of Ionia
•  Round 1 of the City's Bagged Leaf Pick-Up Program begins Monday, October 15th~October 25th. Refer to the leaf schedule for more info.


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Ionia Commission on Aging

Ionia Commission on Aging Lunch To Go Wednesday

You can stop by at the Ionia Commission on Aging building located at 115 Hudson Street, in historical downtown Ionia, Michigan, and go to the kitchen area between 11:30-12:30 to place your order for Lunch! Various soups, pastas, and salads and cookies are made to create a tasty meal each week. Meals are available for walk-in, and to go. The main choice or sandwich is $3.00 each, or $5.00 for a combo. (Combo prices vary at times.)

*Fresh fruit can be substituted for the cookie when available.

October 2018 Menu:

October 3: No Lunch today
October 10: Chicken Noodle Soup & Chocolate Chip Cookie
Sandwich: Ham & Cheddar on Homemade white bread
October 17: Ham & Bean Soup & Peanut Butter Cookie
Sandwich: Roast Beef & Swiss on fold it bread
October 24: Beef Chili & Sugar Cookie
Sandwich: Roast Beef & Swiss on fold it bread
October 31: Goulash & Monster Cookie
Sandwich: Ham & Cheddar on Homemade white bread

The funds raised benefit the "Meals on Wheels Program." Thank-you for your support!

Lisa Insley, Nutrition Director
Ionia County Commission on Aging
115 Hudson St
Ionia, MI 48846

Habitat for Humanity 5K Run/Walk

5K Run Walk logo

  • Run for the ReStore at Bertha Brock County Park, on October 21st at 2:00 P.M.
  • Entry fee: Adults $25, Children $20, and a family up to 6 people is $60
  • Day of the event: Adults $30, Children/Senior $25
  • Ribbons awarded for each class
  • Proceeds to help the current Re-Sale Shop become a full size Restore!

Autumn Celebration and Chili Dawg Challenge!

Chili Dawg ChallengeThis festive annual event is scheduled for Thursday, October 25th, at 4 PM-7:30 PM on Main Street, Ionia!

Chili dawgs, contests, games, scarecrow alley, kids in costumes, Main Street trick-or-treating, and live music!

Trick or Treating

Trick-or-Treating in the City will take place on Halloween (Wednesday, October 31st) between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM. Trick-or-Treaters are reminded to not begin Trick-or-Treating until the emergency sirens are sounded at 6:00 PM and to end Trick-or-Treating when the emergency sirens are sounded at 8:00 PM. Trick-or-Treaters are also reminded to only visit homes that have their yard or outside lights turned on. Happy Halloween!

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

Visit the Ionia VFW David A. Huhn, Post 12082 informational page!

Euchre Tournament ~ David A. Huhn, VFW Post 12082

When: Every Thursday afternoon at 1:00 P.M.

Where: VFW Post, 1131 East Tuttle Road, Ionia, Michigan 48846

Fee: $10.00 per person (Tournament Payout)

Come join the fun, and play the card game EUCHRE!

City Calendar

City of Ionia City Calendar

114 North Kidd Street  Map
Ionia, Michigan 48846
Phone 616-527-4170

Fax 616-527-0810

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00a - 4:00p
(Holiday exception)


For local news and information,
tune to WION AM 1430/FM 92.7
or read the Ionia Sentinel-Standard