Chardon Middle School 7th Graders Learn about Real Money in the Real World During Ohio State Geagua Extension Program

Real Money Real World Members and volunteers with the Ohio State Geauga Extension office spent the day at Chardon Middle School on December 19th, working with 7th graders to help them better understand the importance of solid math skills in daily life. The students participated in Real Money Real World, a mock real-life budgeting scenario. … Read more

Enjoy Winter at Observatory Park with Special Programs and See a Full Lunar Eclipse on January 20th

Geauga Park District’s Observatory Park is open daily 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. in Montville Township, and Naturalist (“Astro-Nat”) Chris Mentrek is eager to show you around this International Dark Sky Park during the following special programs all season long. Observatory Park’s historic Nassau Astronomical Station at 10350 Clay Street, which opened in August 2017 for night … Read more

Attention Scouts and Parents of Scouts: Explore the Geauga Park District During Winter Scout Days and Earn Scouting Credit

Geauga Park District’s winter Scout Days programs are here, and registration is now open for all of them at  Geauga Park District or 440-286-9516. On Saturday, January 12th, Wolf Cub Scouts can work on the Paws on the Path Core Adventure and take a winter hike at The Rookery from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., and Brownie Girl Scouts can complete all … Read more

Don’t Let the Winter Blues Get you Down! Learn to Cross Country Ski or Snowshoe at the Geauga Park District this Winter

Don’t let the snowy weather get you down! Try cross country skiing or snowshoeing for a healthy activity suitable for any age, pace or fitness level. With a little instruction, you can quickly be gliding peacefully along snow-covered trails, or literally walking on top of the snow, surrounded by Nature’s winter wonderland in your Geauga … Read more

Discover the “Bear Facts” about Ohio’s Largest Mammal at the Geauga Park District’s Upcoming Black Bears Returning Home Program on January 13

Lost with the settlement of Ohio’s primeval wilderness, the Black Bear is attempting a comeback in Ohio after a 150-year absence. Discover the “bear facts” about Ohio’s largest mammal during Geauga Park District’s upcoming Black Bears Returning Home program on Sunday, January 13th from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at The West Woods Nature Center. Chief Naturalist … Read more