Geauga County, Our Forests and Wetlands are Under Attack! Get the Tools You Need to Make a Difference for Local Wildlife at the Geauga Park District’s Invasive Plant Workshop

Garlic mustard, canary grass, purple loosestrife, multiflora rose and bush honeysuckle sound harmless enough – maybe even decorative. But these alien invaders, introduced for erosion control or landscaping, are out-competing our native plant species, and local wildlife that rely on these native plants for survival are suffering. Join Geauga Park District on Saturday, July 22nd, … Read more

Just for Seniors at the Geauga Park District: Free, Exclusive Programming for the “More Experienced” Nature Lover

Kayaking, astronomy and Monarch migration are featured fun during this summer’s Senior Days series, co-presented by Geauga Park District, the Geauga County Department on Aging and University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. There’s no time like July to take a kayak onto the open waters at Headwaters Park! So on Wednesday, July 19th from 9:00 a.m. … Read more

Summer Camp Fun at the Geauga Park District!

Make sure the kids make some awesome memories in the Great Outdoors! Summer camps are in full swing at Geauga Park District, but space remains for new campers in late July and early August! Kids entering grades 5 through 7 can still sign up to getting wet in the streams, kayak a kettle lake, bike … Read more

Geauga Growth Partnership Presents: What Every Employer Should Know about Employee Leaves of Absence

Gain Confidence in How You Manage Employee Leaves of Absence. Are you unsure if you are correctly managing your employee leaves of absence? Gain confidence by attending an application- based workshop about these leaves of absence and more: FMLA ADA Pregnancy Worker’s Compensation Presenting Featured Speakers: Mary Jane Trapp, Attorney, Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan Bonnie Troyer, HR … Read more

Geauga Growth Partnership’s Premier Annual Event Yields Great Benefits for Geauga County Students

2017 HomeGrown Under the Dome Saturday, August 19th 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road, Materials Park (Russell Twp.), Ohio 44073 Admission tickets ($125.00/pp) available through See event details here. All net proceeds from HomeGrown Geauga benefit GGP’s Youth Workforce Development  (YWD) Program. GGP initiated the YWD Programs in 2012 to … Read more

Chagrin Falls Graduate Maddie Wilson to Represent Capital and USA at FIL Women’s Lacrosse World Cup Showcase

As lacrosse has blossomed throughout all four corners of Ohio, so too has it on a global scale. Northeast Ohio donated one of its own to help grow women’s lacrosse in Central Ohio, and now Capital University will have its colors represented along with the Red, White and Blue when Maddie Wilson ’17 plays with Team USA at this year’s … Read more

Cardinal Graduate Signs Letter of Intent

Congratulations to 2017 Cardinal High School graduate Delaney Leichtman who recently signed her letter of intent to continue her athletic and academic career at Lakeland Community College! She will be playing softball for the Lakers next season. Way to go Delaney, good luck! Pictured In Cover Photo: Cardinal High School graduate Delaney Leichtman (center) with mom Joanne and … Read more