Jane in Geauga: A Local Bookstore’s Worldwide Impact Presented by the Geauga County Democratic Women’s Caucus on February 19

Jennifer Weinbrecht of Jane Austen Books, located in Geauga County, will speak with her daughter and co-worker Amy Patterson at the Geauga County Democratic Women’s Caucus meeting on Tuesday February 19th. The program is titled, “Jane in Geauga: A Local Bookstore’s Worldwide Impact.” Learn about this local woman-owned business, as well as Jane Austen and … Read more

Bid on Dozens of Original Art Works Donated by Local Artists at Rescue Village’s first Art to the Rescue to Benefit Homeless Animals at Lowe’s Greenhouse, Florist & Gift Shop in Chagrin Falls on February 23

On Saturday, February 23rd, Rescue Village will put on its first Art to the Rescue event at Lowe’s Greenhouse, Florist & Gift Shop in Chagrin Falls Ohio. The event, presented by Julie A. Clayman, M.D., will feature dozens of original works of art, fine crafts, jewelry, sculptures, and textile pieces donated by our region’s animal-loving … Read more

The Geauga Family YMCA and the Geauga County Public Library are Teaming Up to Encourage Physical Activity and Reading During “Love Your Library Month” from February 14 – 28

Geauga County Public Library (GCPL) and the Geauga Family YMCA are teaming up to encourage both physical activity and reading during “Love Your Library Month.” From February 14 – 28, patrons can show their library cards at the YMCA’s 12460 Bass Lake Road, Chardon location for a free admission. One free admission per card per … Read more

Save the Date for the Biggest Fundraiser of the Year! Framing the Future will be held on Saturday, April 6 at LaMalfa in Mentor

Framing the Future, the biggest fundraiser of the year, will be held on Saturday, April 6th at LaMalfa in Mentor. Enjoy an open bar, hors-d’oeuvres, a lovely dinner and dessert buffet from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., all while participating in live and silent auctions! Music will be provided by the hit local band, Who’s … Read more

Members of Local Toastmaster Clubs Win Contests at the Area 20 Evaluation and International Speech Contest

Members of local Toastmasters clubs excelled at the Area 20 Evaluation and International Speech Contest on Thursday, January 31st at the Western Reserve Land Conservancy office in Chardon. The contest was co-hosted by the Chardon and STERIS Toastmasters Club. Nancy Temple and Don Terriaco served as co-chairs of the event that attracted over 50 attendees. … Read more

Geauga Growth Partnership Presents Ignite Your Career – Pathways to Success for Students on March 11

Save the Date for Geauga Growth Partnership’s Ignite Your Career – Pathways to Success for Students on Monday, March 11th from  6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Sisters of Notre Dame Education Center, located at 13000 Auburn Rd, Chardon, Ohio 44024. Attend this high energy evening packed with inspiration, success stories, and resources.  Explore career options … Read more

State Senator John Eklund Administers Geauga Soil & Water Conservation District Board Oaths

At the Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District January meeting, State Senator John Eklund administered the oaths of office to Board Supervisors Dee Belew of Auburn Township and Mary Slingluff of Chesterland. Both members were re-elected to serve 3-year terms as Board Supervisors and will continue charting the course for natural resources management in Geauga … Read more

Geauga Soil & Water Conservation District’s Board of Supervisors Reorganize for the District’s 75th Year

The Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District’s (SWCD) Board of Supervisors selected officers and committees for this special anniversary year.  Serving as volunteers, the five-member Board of Supervisors sets the direction for the District and makes important conservation decisions for the community.  Board members are elected to serve staggered, three-year terms, and are granted specific … Read more

Put the Arctic Blast in the Past . . . Think Summer with Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District’s Teacher Workshop

This summer the Geauga and Portage Soil and Water Conservation Districts are offering a unique and affordable workshop for teachers!  Welcoming educators of all grades and disciplines, this workshop provides valuable training along with graduate credits through Ashland University.  Join us and learn new ways to meet content standards through engaging lessons, outdoor experiences, and … Read more

Longing for a Maple Sugar Treat? Whet your Appetite at Geauga Park District’s Sweet Maple: How to Make Maple Confections on Saturday, February 23

February always brings a longing for maple sugaring in Geauga County, and with it, the anticipation of all of this special season’s naturally sweet rewards. To whet your appetite, please join Geauga Park District for Sweet Maple: How to Make Maple Confections on Saturday, February 23rd from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at The West Woods Nature … Read more