2017 Auburn 4th of July Parade/Picnic

Yes, it is time to celebrate the 4th of July along with the 200th birthday of Auburn Township. We are having a parade starting at the Meadows on Auburn Center Road proceeding to the Auburn Fire Station. There we will be offering refreshment with a place to sit and visit with our neighbors. There will be memorabilia on display … Read more

Chardon Community Action Team Awards Scholarships

The Chardon Community Action Team (CCAT) is pleased to announce that we have awarded scholarships to Chardon graduates Halle Crtalic, Taylor Purchase, and Justin Stanko. CCAT works in our community to reduce the use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs among our youth through education and drug free activities. Every year the Chardon Community Action Team sponsors a … Read more

St. Mary School Chardon Becomes First School in Geauga County to Receive STEM Designation from the Ohio Department of Education

St. Mary School Chardon may appear to be a traditional Catholic school from the outside, but step inside and you will see inquiry-based learning and students engaged with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) all around. St. Mary School Chardon is the first and only school in Geauga County to receive the Ohio Department of … Read more

Planting for a Change: NAMI Community Garden

A quote by Audrey Hepburn perfectly sums up our mission, “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” Our goal is to bring the community together to end the stigma surrounding mental illness by offering a nurturing space to make lasting connections and learn gardening skills.” This garden is open to individuals living with mental illness/addiction, their … Read more

Home Energy Assistance Program: Summer Crisis Program

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 can … Read more

Geauga Park District Now Accepting Applications for the 2017-2018 White-tailed Deer Season

Adult and youth applications to participate in Geauga Park District’s 2017-18 Controlled Hunting Program for White-tailed Deer are now being accepted through July 31st. Forms are available online at http://bit.ly/gpdhunting, or for pick-up at The West Woods Nature Center, Big Creek Park’s Meyer Center and Great Lakes Outdoor Supply in Middlefield. All lottery winners will … Read more