More Than $49,000 Awarded To Northern Ohio Public Safety Organizations

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WHAT Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is celebrating $49,769 worth of life-saving equipment grants awarded to The Munson Fire Department, Concord Township Fire Department, Litchfield Fire & Rescue Department and Madison Fire District. WHO Attendees include local first responders, Firehouse Subs Franchisees Diane Gregg, Robert Gregg, Matthew Mikola and Christopher Mikola, Firehouse Subs Area Representative … Read more

2nd Grade Class Wins Geauga Park Poster Contest

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Congratulations to Mrs. Simms’ 2nd grade class – they were named the first winners of the Geauga Park District’s poster contest! The Park District has posters up at various parks and businesses throughout the area and all you have to do to enter the contest is take a picture with one of the posters and submit … Read more

Geauga Music Shines With Love Fest

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Anna Marie Wolfe, owner of Geauga Music Center of Chardon, Ohio, sees her music classroom reaching far beyond the door of her storefront. In fact, Wolfe actively looks for opportunities to be supportive of musical endeavors that draw people into the world that captured her heart at a young age. “Successful events lead to engaged … Read more

Help Me Learn Day

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Anyone who has children knows how expensive it is to get them ready to begin the school year. With school budgets tightening, the list of school supplies students are required to provide continues to grow. Celebrating our tenth year, Geauga County Job and Family Services is pleased to sponsor, Help Me Learn Day, a fun … Read more

Hungry? Grab A Net!

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Ever-popular butterfly, dragonfly survey returns. Grab a net and work for your lunch! Our naturalists want to lead you in an annual census, while teaching identification, habits and food sources of these amazing insects. Oh, and did we mention there’s a burger or hot dog lunch at stake? What: Burgers-n-Butterflies, Dogs-n-Dragons When: Sunday, July 10 … Read more

Invasive Plants!

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Get an ID for whatever’s taking over your yard Ever wonder what invasive plants are lurking in your neighborhood and threatening your parks? Join land stewards from Geauga Park District’s Natural Resource Management Department to find out! What: Fighting Off the Invaders: Invasive Plants! When: Friday, July 15 – 7 to 8 p.m. Where: Big … Read more

Wind Chimes & Dreamcatchers

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Summer workshops will yield art for peace of mind & spirit In the park, there is something to be said for soft sounds and positive thoughts. This summer, come to The West Woods’ charming, newly renovated Affelder House to create pieces that will bring the same kind of peace to your home. To create a … Read more

Senior Days Outdoors

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New programming means more senior fun in Geauga Park District Bocce, bingo, birding, boating and biking are just a handful of the new activities planning for seniors this summer through Geauga Park District’s enhanced programming for its more mature visitors! Introducing Senior Days: at Beartown Lakes Reservation on Wednesday, July 13; Headwaters Park on Thursday, … Read more