German Village Alterations  267 East Whittier  449-1092

Car Wash
Klean A Kar  404 East Main  221-3145

Livingston United Methodist  200 East Livingston Ave  224-2006
St Mary's (Catholic)  684 South 3rd Street  445-9668
Trinity Lutheran Church  404 South 3rd Street  224-6818

Callender Cleaners  256 E Whittier  44-4500
Caskey's  47 Gates Street  443-7448

Discount Department Store
Family Dollar Store  865 Parsons Avenue  449-6515

The Fitness Loft  625 Parsons Avenue  582-3677

Gas Stations
Certified Oil  2483 Parsons Avenue  445-6785
Marathon  830 Parsons Avenue  884-1773

Grocery Stores
Giant Eagle  280 East Whittier Street  443-6575
Hills Market  5 North Grant Ave  702-7900 
IGA  704 Parsons Avenue  449-7703
Kroger  150 West Sycamore Street  340-7979

Hair Salon
Rock'n' Robin's Hair Nest  413 East Whittier Street  443-5933
Strut the Salon  627 Parsons Avenue  565-6416

Hardware Stores
Ace Hardware  1665 Parsons Avenue  444-8963
Lowe's  3899 South High  497-610

Grant Medical Center  111 South Grant  566-9000
Nationwide Children's Hospital 700 Children's Drive  722-4300

Law Firms
Makowski Law Offices, 555 South Third, 245-0488,

Capitol City daylighting  238 Thurman Avenue  429-5937

CVS  591 Livingston  464-280
Giant Eagle Pharmacy  280 E Whittier  443-5234

Care Pet Clinic  785 East Main  252-4353
German Village Veterinary  1200 South High  444-9696

Useful Websites

Cogo Bikeshare
- Bicycle sharing is a membership-based system of short-term bicycle rental with 30 stops across Columbus
Columbus Underground
- News and reviews of Clubs, bars, and restaurants

- Citizen-managed neighborhood blockwatch for our area

Elsmere Street Block Watch
- Block watch and community organization for Elsmere Street

Experience Columbus (Visitor Center) 221-6623
- Great information on things happening in Columbus

German Village Society
- German Village official website so you can stay up to date with our neighbors to the west.

Schumacher Place Civic Association
- Schumacher Place Civic Association official website so you can stay up to date on events - Check us out on Face Book

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- Weekday hours 9am-5pm with 2:30-3:0pm lunch break. Saturday 9am-2pm

Village Connections
- An aging in place program for area neighborhoods

Things We Love

Book Loft (German Village):   631 South Third Street
One of the nation's largest independent book stores.  Home to 32 rooms of Bargain Books.

Columbus Commons (Downtown)
You'll find the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion, hand-carved carousel, outdoor reading room, world-class gardens, outdoor cafes, bocce courts, a life-size chess set and more! Great events are happening all the time, be sure to check out their events calendar.

Franklin Park Conservatory (Downtown):  1777 E Broad 
Franklin Park and Botanical Gardens is a premier botanical landmark and attraction.

Gallery Hop (Short North)
The first Saturday evening of every month is the "gallery Hop" when the art galleries and stores stay open late.

Museum of Art (Downtown):  480 E Broad Street
The Museum of Art is an art museum located in downtown.   Formed in 1878
German Village Gazette: South Side Voice:

North Market (Short North):  59 Spruce Street
The North Market is Columbus' only public market home to dozens of unique  and independent merchants

Parks  (German Village)Frank Fetch Park is located at 228 Beck Street  & Schiller Park is located at 1069 Jaeger Street. Both are well kept Urban Parks. Schiller Park has a recreation center, picnic areas, tennis courts, fishing pond and stage for Actors' Theater's summer productions.

Scioto Audubon Metro Park (Downtown)
Climbing Wall, Boat Ramp, Fisihing Access, Hiking and Biking on the Scioti Greenway Trail, Sand Volleyball, and Fenced in Dog Park!

Scioto Trail (Bike Path - Downtown)The first greenway trail built in Columbus, this route travels along the downtown riverfront from North Bank Park to Bicentennial Park, the path winds through Scioto Audubon Park.

Shakespeare In The Park  (Schiller Park)
The Actors' Theater Company is famous for its four (4) productions of classical theater in the outdoor amphitheater.  FREE of charge (donations are encouraged)

Third Sunday Concert Series  (Frank Fetch Park) Sponsored by the German Village Garten Club has four FREE Concerts (June, July, August and September)


  1. Could you add our firm? Makowski Law Offices, 555 South Third, 614-245-0488,