Geauga County Public Library’s Family Fun Night at Mayfield Road Drive-In (12100 Mayfield Road, Chardon, OH 44024) is Sunday, July 9th. Gates open at 7:00 p.m. for pre-show attractions. Despicable Me 3* begins at dark (approximately 9:30 p.m.). Another family-friendly film will follow immediately. Mayfield Road Drive-In is offering special discount pricing of $15.00 per carload of people with book or food donations to United Way OR $20.00, with $5.00 of that ticketed price benefiting United Way. Additional $8.00 to bring your own food. Cash, Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Prior to the feature films, a line-up of family-oriented attractions and entertainment features:
- Bookmobile tour
- Erin Burke, singer and guitarist
- Sheriff Deputy and Rick O’Shay, the miniature horse**
- Life Flight helicopter**
- Emergency vehicle truck tours courtesy Munson Fire Department
- Raffles, prizes and giveaways
GCPL Family Fun night at the drive-in is an annual event that emphasizes the importance of reading, safety and fun. This year, GCPL is pleased to partner with United Way to collect books and non-perishable food items to benefit the community. “This event is one of our most popular,” says GCPL Director Edward Worso. “Who doesn’t love a good movie at the drive-in? Mayfield has been a longstanding partner with us in offering fantastic family fun. And, we’re doubly pleased this year to team up with United Way and support their efforts in helping the community.”
“Events like this are about building a strong, healthy community,” says Kimm Leininger, United Way Services of Geauga County Director. “It’s great to see families coming together to support a local business and take action to address local needs. We’re happy to be a part of this year’s Family Fun Night.”
*Movie may change based upon availability. Any substitution will be a family-friendly movie.
**Attraction based upon availability. Other attractions may be substituted. For more information on Mayfield Drive-In, visit Fun Flick.
About the Geauga County Public Library
The Geauga County Public Library includes four full-service branches in Bainbridge, Chardon, Chesterland (Geauga West) and Middlefield; two library stations housed in schools in Newbury and Thompson; two Bookmobiles that serve rural areas and community centers; a Lobby Stop vehicle; a car for homebound patrons; and an administrative center where technical services, computer services, facilities and administrative functions reside. GCPL has more than 750,000 books and eBooks. The collection also contains more than 100,000 audio/video items and 400 research databases available through its website. GCPL is a member of the Clevnet consortium, giving patrons access to more than 12 million items. Learn more about the Geauga County Public Library at the GCPL website, Geauga County Public Library.