Park Closures: Observatory Park and Big Creek Park Affected for 2017-2018 Controlled Hunting

As you plan your visits to Geauga Park District this fall and winter, please note that Observatory Park will be closed November 18th, 19th, 27th and 28th, December 2nd, and January 6th and 7th, and Big Creek Park will be closed December 16th and 17th, due to controlled hunting. Rangers and/or signs will be posted at park entrances during these times as a … Read more

Geauga Council for Arts & Culture Seeking Entries for “Art Takes a Bough” Community Art Project and Showcase for Handmade Holiday Ornaments

For the 11th and final year, Geauga Council for Arts & Culture is seeking regional artists of all ages to participate in its “Art Takes a Bough” Community Art Project, a showcase for community handmade holiday ornaments. Entries may be submitted on Thursday, December 7th, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at The West Woods Nature Center in Russell Township. … Read more

November Amplify Program: How Businesses Can Get More Out of Tech!

Cleveland tech leaders will discuss emerging digital technologies at the next Amplify program, presented by Contempo Communications. The networking and luncheon program will take place on Wednesday, November 15th at the DoubleTree Tudor Arms Hotel, 10660 Carnegie Avenue, from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. and is open to the public. Deborah Spake, dean of Kent State University’s College of Business Administration, … Read more

Chardon High School’s Active Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) Group Work to Prevent Substance Abuse in Youth

Chardon Schools is committed to providing effective programs designed to prevent the use of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs in our school and community.  We are fortunate to have a  group of high school students (ASAP – Active Substance Abuse Prevention)  who are dedicated to bringing school, home and community together to work towards solutions … Read more

Sponsor-a-Family for the Holidays through Geauga County Job and Family Services

“Sponsor-a-Family” is the holiday program that provides food and gifts to low income families, Geauga County foster children and seniors in Geauga County. Geauga County Job and Family Services has coordinated the Sponsor-a-Family Program during the holiday season for 45 years. Low income families with children, Geauga County foster children, and low income seniors are given first priority. … Read more

Community Members Receive John Murray Award for their Work with Geauga Families and Children

Two community members were recognized earlier this week for their passionate work on behalf of Geauga families and children at the 9th John Murray Commitment to Families and Children Award reception held at the Geauga Public Library System Administrative Center. The Geauga Family First Council, a collaborative of local agencies and community representatives, sponsors the event. The 2017 Award … Read more