Last Chance to Win Your Dream House, Towns Hall Meetings, and 17 Easy Fundraiser Ideas – The Geauga News Weekly Roundup – July 13th, 2018

Geauga News Weekly Roundup Events and Activities for Geauga OH Community

Welcome back to another edition of The Geauga News Weekly Roundup! Lake YMCA extends their 2018 Dream House Package Giveaway — this is your last week you can enter to win! Attend a library town hall meeting and have a say in how the Geauga Public Library can better serve you. Looking for fundraisers ideas … Read more

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Seeks Volunteers

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) is seeking volunteers for its 2018 season. Orientation for new volunteers will be held on Tuesday, July 17th at 6:30 p.m. at Fitzwater Maintenance Yard. Orientation is a requirement for volunteers, including: trainmen, concessionaires and servers. This program will be an hour and a half and will cover the basic information about … Read more

Eligible Geauga County Residents Can Apply for the Home Energy Assistance Program’s Summer Crisis Program Now

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a federally funded program designed to assist eligible Ohioans meet the cost of summer cooling. The Summer Crisis Program assists households with at least one member age 60 or older, or one member with a documented medical condition, such as COPD or asthma, that would benefit from cooling assistance. Eligible households … Read more

Famous Ohioans Visit Jordak Elementary School

No school year is ever complete without a visit from our 4 th grade famous Ohioans! Every year 4th graders choose one famous person who is from Ohio to do a project on. Students research their person, create a poster, and then dress up as that person to do a brief presentation on their life. This year’s famous … Read more

Cardinal Class of 2018 Open Time Capsule!

Timeless memories! Among the Class of 2018 graduates were students who were part of the last Kindergarten class to go to Huntsburg Elementary School. During their year there, students and staff put together a time capsule that contained notes from staff, letters from students about themselves, a menu, a yearbook, and a Junie B. Jones book. During the … Read more

Don’t Delay – Nominate Your Tree Today! In Search of Geauga’s Biggest Beech!

Time is running out to submit your nomination for Geauga County’s Biggest American Beech!  The Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is currently seeking nominations for this year’s BIG TREE Contest!  The 2018 featured tree species is the American Beech(Fagus grandifolia), honoring its significance to Ohio’s forests and its importance to wildlife.  With the recent discovery of Beech Leaf Disease … Read more