Parks & Recreation


Avis Area Recreation Association


Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for Avis Area residents with beautification and recreational opportunities.

For more information find us on Facebook at Avis Borough Happenings.

Ongoing Activities


Sponsorship and facilitation of activities for the community.      


  • Annual Cleanup of facilities Triangle Park, Playgrounds
  • Improvements to Recreational Facilities and areas of the Boro
  • Bulletin Board @ Avis Post Office
  • Community Yard Sale Day – 1st Saturday after the Avis Fireman’s Carnival

Previous Accomplishments


  • Creation of Miller Triangle Park – 2002
  • Founder’s Day Summer Picnics 2002-2005
  • New Playground & Equipment – 2006
  • Avis Boro 100th Anniversary Celebration – 2008
  • Eleanor M Kodish Day May 30, 2014       
  • Doggie Park – Grove St Field Area
  • Bike Safety Fair – 2015
  • Mural painted at Kephart Baseball Complex. 

Sponsorship of activities in conjunction with other groups:


  • Car Shows
  • Fall Festivals
  • Christmas Parade & Santa Visits
  • Christmas Caroling
  • Christmas Home-Decorating Contests
  • Veterans Memorial

Avis Area Recreation Association Officers


President – Craig Seasholtz

Secretary – Debbie Herman

Treasurer – Amy Brooks

Meetings are held quarterly or as necessary.  

Avis Borough


503 Fairview St
PO Box 598
Avis, PA 17721
570-753-5588
avisboro1@comcast.net

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