Take a Winter Nature Break at the Winter Women’s Retreat

Women, retreat to the woods for a special opportunity to reenergize, relax and connect with winter weather and wildlife on Saturday, February 3rd from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at The West Woods and its peaceful nature center. Registration and a $6 fee are required at Geauga Park District or 440-286-9516 for the Nature Break: Women’s Retreat. Your morning in the park … Read more

Winter Can Be Fun for Family and Friends at the Geauga Park District’s Fourth Annual Frozen Fest on Sunday, January 28!

Geauga Park District’s fourth annual Frozen Fest at The West Woods will offer you so much to see and do – and even more if the little people in your life love singing winter princesses or snowmen! This annual family event consistently draws rave reviews and breaks attendance records, and organizers have added even more fun this … Read more

Bainbridge Swing Dance in Ohio

Contributed By Jenny Hershberger The Bainbridge Swing Dance in northeast Ohio is a well-established dance that averages 180 people every first Friday of the month.  Each month, producer Will Craig schedules a live band that is skilled in playing Big Band, Swing, and/or Blues music. It is, unquestionably and consistently, one of my favorite dances to … Read more

Geauga Growth Partnership (GGP) helps High School Juniors from Berkshire & Cardinal Prepare for Careers

Geauga Growth Partnership (GGP) has a robust training continuum for students to prepare themselves to enter careers. Each element of the training series is customized to the age group, and this week High School Juniors from Berkshire and Cardinal school districts gathered at Kent State University at Geauga to prepare resumes and practice interviewing, along with a full … Read more

Gypsy at Geauga Theater is a Family Affair

Gypsy is the story of the ultimate stage mom, (based on the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee and her years in vaudeville with a domineering stage mother). Rose is determined that her daughters, first June, then Louise will be a STAR with capital letters. Gypsy is widely acknowledged to be one of the greatest of all American musicals, … Read more

Literary Cleveland Seeking Original Writing Submissions on Theme of “Health” for Cleveland Humanities Festival

Literary Cleveland will organize a free staged reading during the Cleveland Humanities Festival, on Saturday, March 17th and Sunday, March 18th at 7:00 p.m. at Cleveland State University’s student center ballroom. A director and actors will be hired to perform the work. We invite you to contribute a play, poem, personal essay, short story or other literary work addressing the … Read more

Literary Cleveland Winter Fictionfest Announced, Gordon Square Review Seeking Submissions for Second Issue and More!

Gordon Square Review Seeking Submissions! Gordon Square Review is currently seeking regular submissions for their second issue now through March 15th. It’s cold outside, so hunker down, polish your work, and send it over! Regular submissions are free, and accepted writers receive modest honorariums. Go to their website to learn more about the submissions process. Winter Fictionfest Announced! Winter … Read more