Geauga County Public Library Invites Citizens to Share their Vision of how New Library Buildings can Serve the Community

What are your aspirations for your community library? That question will be discussed in conversations in Thompson and Bainbridge in June. These discussions will serve as a critical step in establishing the types of spaces that patrons can look forward to. Whether the need is for more creativity and story-time areas or for private tutoring spaces, GCPL is … Read more

There’s Still Time to Register for Geauga & Portage Soil and Water Conservation District’s Unique Educator Workshops! 

All Aboard!  It’s not too late to sign up for the Geauga and Portage Soil and Water Conservation Districts’ unique workshops for teachers and educators. The Wonders of Soil Workshop, Wednesday, June 13th – Friday, June 15th, is held in Geauga and Portage Counties with a grand finale to Cleveland’s Ohio City and West Side Market.  … Read more

Berkshire High School Junior Hannah Keough Places Twice in Ohio Poetry Contest

Congratulations to Berkshire junior Hannah Keough for her 2nd place finish in the Ohio Poetry Association’s 2018 High School Poetry Contest. Keough’s poem, titled “Just a Handmaid”, was awarded in the Character Sketch poetry category. She also received Honorable Mention for her poem “Dear ____”, entered into the Voices from the Past category. Keep writing Hannah! April 2018 … Read more

Berkshire Class of 2022 Tours Washington D.C.

Through blistering heat, multiple bus issues, and the daunting crowds, Berkshire’s eighth graders prevailed as they toured our nation’s capital on a 3-day trip to Washington DC on May 2-4. Seventy-one eighth graders and their seven chaperones were able to visit such sites as The Capitol Building, Arlington National Cemetery, the World War II Memorial, The African American Museum, … Read more

Geauga County Public Library Rocks Out with Summer Reading Concert Series

“Libraries Rock!” is this year’s summer reading theme, and Geauga County Public Library is taking that message to heart. Join us as we celebrate reading and rocking in Geauga County. Additionally, visit your local Geauga County Public Library Branch to participate in numerous music history programs, musical games, and dance classes. Concert series dates and locations: Shazzbots and … Read more