City of Ionia


News and Notices, in and around town!

Santa Claus Letters and Mailbox

Letter to Santa ClauseHey Kids! You can write a letter to Santa Claus, and place it in an envelope addressed to Santa Claus, North Pole (no stamp needed) and then; you can put it into the 'Big Red Mailbox" located in front of the Armory Community Building, on Main Street, in downtown Ionia, for delivery! The last day for "Santa Letter's" collection is Tuesday, December 18th.

*Remember to put your return address on the top left corner of your envelope to receive a reply message from Santa Claus! (Santa letter template below)

Ionia Theatre Gift & Reward Card!

Ionia Theatre Gift and Reward CardA gift and reward card is a great idea for any occasion: "Christmas", "Birthday", "Anniversary", "Congratulations", or "Just Because". You can purchase the "Ionia Theatre Gift & Reward cards" at City Hall, Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M., or call the Ionia Theatre at 616-527-3860 for more information.

Visit with Santa Claus at the County Park!

Santa ClausWhen: December 14th and 15th from 5pm-8pm
Where: Ionia County Bertha Brock Park!

  • Photo opportunity with Santa Claus
  • Hot Cocoa and Popcorn
  • Special activities for kids of all ages
  • See live Reindeer on Friday, December 14th
*A donation of $3.00 is requested to benefit the "Ionia County Sheriff Dive Team" fundraiser!

Thank you for your support!

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.

MENU December 2018:

December 5: Beef Chili and a Brownie
Sandwich: Roast Beef and Cheddar on Fold it Bread

December 12: Ham & Potato Soup and a Rice Krispie Treat
Sandwich: Chicken Salad on a Croissant roll

December 19 : No Soup Lunch today ~ The Ionia County Christmas Party will be held at ICCOA!

December 26: Chicken Noodle Soup and a Peanut Butter Cookie
Sandwich: Ham and Cheddar on 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

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