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

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

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, 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

Beards Behind Bars: National Beard and Mustache Enthusiasts to Gather in Mansfield, Ohio to Raise Awareness and Donations for Ohio State Reformation Society

Sporting beards and mustaches of all shapes and sizes, they’ll unite for a competition, yes – but also to raise awareness and donations for the Ohio State Reformation Society, to preserve the Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio as a historical landmark. Beards Behind Bars – Presented by Gnarly Beard Co. is slated for Saturday, July 1st, … Read more

Northeast Ohio Author Rachele Alpine Holds Publishing Workshop at Geauga County Public Library’s Chardon Branch

Rachele Alpine visits the Club Ink Writing Workshop at the Chardon Branch Wednesday, July 5th, 7:00 p.m. to discuss the steps taken by a writer interested in publication by a traditional publisher. Alpine is an author from Northeast Ohio who has written middle-grade and young adult works including You Throw Like a Girl, A Void the Size of the … Read more

Cleveland Inkubator, Region’s Largest Free Annual Festival for Writers and Readers, Set for Monday, July 24th – Saturday, July 29th!

Literary Cleveland, a nonprofit organization committed to nurturing a vibrant community of readers and writers in Northeast Ohio, is hosting the third annual Cleveland Inkubator in partnership with Cleveland Public Library from Monday, July 24th – Saturday, July 29th. Cleveland Inkubator, Northeast Ohio’s largest free annual festival for writers and readers, will offer an array … Read more

Geauga County Public Library Celebrates Hemingway’s Birthday with Picnic-style Literary Fête of Food, Music and Fun!

Geauga County Public Library is hosting a birthday celebration on Hemingway’s birthday and the community is invited! What: A Moveable Feast Where: Orchard Hills Park (11340 Caves Rd., Chesterland) When: Friday, July 21st, 7:00 p.m. Cost: Free Ages: 21 and older Celebrate Ernest Hemingway’s birthday in style with a moveable feast of food, music and fun … Read more