Bexley Community Foundation Bus Tour

Thursday, October 11 from 9:30 - 11:00 am

Join the Bexley Community Foundation for a free bus tour to see the locations of some grants funded on their behalf. Meet at the Foundation's office (552 S. Drexel) to leave on the Bexley Beat promptly at 9:30 am. All passengers will return by 10:45 for light refreshments. This tour is open to 1908 Society Members, friends, family, donors, and anyone interested in learning more about the Bexley Community Foundation. To reserve your seat, please email Hallie by Monday April 9th. For more information, please click here.


Wellness Walks at Jeffrey with the Bexley CHAT

October 10th - 4:30 - 6:00 pm at Jeffrey Park

Our Wellness Walks involve taking a stroll through Jeffrey Park with a health expert for a chat about specific health topics of interest to you.  The topic for this "Wednesday Wellness Walks" will be "Cancer Awareness," presented by a health professional from the OSU East Hospital. The presentation will be held at 4:30 pm and a 20 minute group walk will follow.


Pumpkin Dessert Bake-Off Competition

October 12, 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Jeffrey Park (During the Harvest Festival!)

It's back for year two! The Pumpkin Dessert Bake-Off was a tasty treat for the community last year, so, we're bringing it back! Bexley Recreation & Parks is hosting the Pumpkin Dessert Bake-Off during the 2018 Harvest Festival on October 12, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Jeffrey Park. As the competition heats up, we've added an additional seat to our panel of judges!

The Judges:
Marla Burton - Winner of the 2017 Pumpkin Dessert Bake-Off
Lori Ann Feibel - Bexley City Council President
Dawn Freese - Business Operations Manager of Facilities at Capital University
Elaine Phillips - Pelz - Executive Director of the Bexley Area Chamber of Commerce
Jack Spiller - Student Body President at Capital University
Shiela Straub - Board Vice Chairwoman of the Bexley Community Foundation 

If you are interested in submitting your favorite pumpkin dessert to be judged, please click here. Or, if you would rather, email your information to smetcalf@bexley.org.


Free Community Yoga - Back By Popular Demand!

9:30 am on Capital's Campus - September 30, October 7 & October 14 

Take an hour from your Sunday as a way to treat yourself to free Vinyasa Flow yoga classes! The Bexley Celebrations & Event's team & Bexley Yoga have joined forces to offer three community yoga classes on September 30th, October 7th, and October 14th starting at 9:30 am. The classes will be held at Capital University, by the reflection fountains in the center of campus. The skill level is appropriate for all participants for ages 13+. There is no cap on attendance, so bring a friend with you! 


Bexley Harvest Festival Scheduled for October 12

October 12, 2018, 6:00 - 8:00 pm - Jeffrey Park

Come out to Jeffrey Mansion and Park to celebrate our annual Harvest Festival. Please join the Bexley Recreation & Parks Department on Friday, October 12th from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. 

The Harvest Festival is a great time for the entire family. Activities include a Corn Maze, Hayrides, Enchanted Walk, Live Music, Balloons, Face Painting and a Bonfire! This is a free community event, so bring the family and come celebrate the fall season. Several community groups will be selling pizza; Mayor's famous chili; pop-corn; hot and cold drinks; and dessert.