Join Friends of WomenSafe and Adams Reserve Cheddar for the Ninth Annual Wine Tasting Event at Sharon James Cellars on September 13

Friends of WomenSafe is partnering with Adams Reserve Cheddar again to host the ninth annual Wine Tasting event Thursday September 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Sharon James Cellars, 11303 Kinsman Road in Newbury. In the newly renovated Sharon James you can sample a variety of domestic wines and craft beers, while munching on hearty … Read more

The 2018 Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District Rain Barrel Auction Begins!

The Geauga Soil Conservation District (SWCD) is proud to roll out the barrels of their 2018 Rain Barrel Yard Art Campaign!  Through this creative community initiative, local artists transform 55-gallon recycled plastic barrels into beautiful, repurposed rain barrels!  By collecting rooftop runoff for watering landscapes, lawns, and flower gardens, these decorated barrels help save water, … Read more

Camp Canopy Winner Shares Experiences with Geauga SWCD Board

The 2018 Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Camp Canopy scholarship winner, Calahan Heiss of Burton (Berkshire Jr/Sr High School), presented a summary of his learning experiences and camp adventures to the Geauga SWCD Board of Supervisors at their July meeting.  Calahan received scholarship funding to attend this summer’s Camp Canopy, held at Camp … Read more

Experience Kayak Fishing on Bass Lake on Sunday, August 26

Bring your fishing rod and tackle and discover how fun kayak fishing can be on beautiful Bass Lake! Our new Kayak Fishing on Bass Lake program is scheduled for Sunday, August 26th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Bass Lake Preserve. Registration is required beginning August 19th at Geauga Park District or 440-286-9516. Bring your own kayak or borrow one of … Read more

Kiwanis Club of Chardon Awards Scholarships

The Kiwanis Club of Chardon is pleased to announce the awarding of our 2018 scholarships. The scholarships that Kiwanis Club of Chardon awards each year are made possible through various activities, which include the sale of maple syrup products all year, a corn roast in September, and various other events. This year’s scholarships were awarded at the recent … Read more

Munson and Park Host Kindergarten Orientation

Munson and Park Elementary Schools hosted their kindergarten orientations on Friday, August 10th, in anticipation of the official start of the new  school year on August 15th. The orientations helped both the parents and children in their transition to a new environment, and provided a little insight into Chardon’s kindergarten curriculum.

Meet the New Faces at Chardon Schools!

Chardon students weren’t the only people excited about their first day of school. So were eight new staff members, including from left: Deb Tyodoki, Preschool; Camille Becker, Preschool; Beth Bumpus, Preschool; Deb Turek-Koers, Occupational Therapist; Emily Larkin, Speech Therapist; Rebecca Schneider, Ph.D, CHS Science; Kyle Kovach, CHS Guidance; and  Kelly DiCato, CHS Math. Innovative Strategies … Read more