Dixboro Village Green, Inc.
In 2012, the Dixboro Village Green, Inc., a 501(c)(3), was organized with one of the goals being the rehabilitating and restoration of the Dixboro Village Green Schoolhouse and the Dixboro Village Green as a community gathering place. With your help and support, we hope to continue the restoration of the Dixboro Schoolhouse and renovate the Dixboro Village Green by:
2015 - Opened up the parking along Short Street.
2016 - Removed invasive and dying trees.
2016 - Installed new Dixboro Village welcome
2016 - Installed an official Dixboro Village Green
2016 - Replaced the schoolhouse roof and belfry.
The schoolhouse bell made operational.
2016 - A mini-library was added to the Village
2016 - Painted the schoolhouse fascia and eaves.
2016 - Restored the schoolhouse doors.
2016 - Added a new Market Sponsor sign.
2016 - Planted new sugar maple trees on the
2016 - Made additional improvements to the
parking on Short Street.
2017 - Replaced Washtenaw County Historic
District signs on the Village Green.
2017 - Repaired and tuck pointed the north wall
of school house
2017 - New picnic tables for the Green.
2019 - New TimberFrame Pavilion added to the
2019 - Repair the interior plaster and repaint.
2020 - Replaced front porch, railings, stairs and sidewalk.
2021 - Installed new farmers market sign.
Scheduling and completion of these projects depends on the availability of funding. Part of these funds come from grants or matching grants. The pursuit of grant money is an ongoing mission, but there is no guarantee that grants will be available or awarded. Please consider making a donation - whether small or large - to help restore this community treasure. Donations are tax deductible as a gift to 501(c)(3) nonprofit Dixboro Village Green, Inc. Please see our Web page for more information.
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Dixboro Farmers Market
5221 Church Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48105