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Resume & Cover Letter Class at the Windham Library

| Published on April 16, 2014

Windham -  On April 29 and May 1 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, the Windham Library, a branch of the Portage County District Library, will be having a two-part class on how to write a resume and cover letter. The class will walk the participants through writing a resume …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on April 16, 2014

Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry
Friday Nights
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry. Friday nights from 4-7:30pm.  Fish, shrimp or chicken tender dinners, also served as a combo. Baked potato or French fries, coleslaw or applesauce, green beans and dinner roll. To go orders welcome 330-527-2330.
 
Monday Breakfast
Mondays
American Legion Post 674 to host Monday morning breakfasts, …

#GARRETTSVILLESTRONG FUNDRAISER SPOTLIGHT

| Published on April 16, 2014

Cana Valley Winery
April 16 & 17 – Visit Cana Valley Winery 5665 Waterloo Road, Atwater. A donation from each bottle of wine purchased on April 9, 10 and 16 & 17 will be donated to the #GarrettsvilleStrong Fund.
 
JA Garfield Pancake Breakfast
April 19 – James A. Garfield Student Council will be …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on April 9, 2014

Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry
Friday Nights
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry. Friday nights from 4-7:30pm.  Fish, shrimp or chicken tender dinners, also served as a combo. Baked potato or French fries, coleslaw or applesauce, green beans and dinner roll. To go orders welcome 330-527-2330.
 
Monday Breakfast
Mondays
American Legion Post 674 to host Monday morning breakfasts, …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on April 3, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington U.M.C. Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7 pm. The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! For more info call 330-898-2156.
 
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry
Friday Nights
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry. Friday nights from …

G-Men Alumni — “Save The Date”

| Published on March 27, 2014

The 9th Annual James A. Garfield Alumni Banquet will be held at the James A. Garfield Elementary School on Sept 20th. Anyone who attended JAG High School is welcome to attend. The event will include dinner, entertainment by the award winning high school band and tours of the campus including …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on March 26, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington U.M.C. Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7 pm. The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! For more info call 330-898-2156.
 
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry
Friday Nights
Garrettsville Eagles Fish Fry. Friday nights from …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on March 20, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington U.M.C. Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7 pm. The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! For more info call 330-898-2156.
 
Leopold Bench Orders
March
Hilltop CYF United will be taking orders for Leopold …

Upcoming Community Events

| Published on March 13, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington U.M.C. Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7 pm. The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! For more info call 330-898-2156.
 
Spring Storytime Registration 
 Now
Portage County District Library announces that spring storytime registration …

Brigadoon Tickets On Sale Now

| Published on March 13, 2014

Tickets for Brigadoon may only be purchased from Mrs. Young at the High School front office, Mon-Fri from 8am-2pm. You may contact her at 330-527-4341. Cost of tickets are $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for students 18 and under and senior citizens. There are NO refunds and NO changing of …

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop at the Garrettsville Library

| Published on March 9, 2014

Garrettsville – The Garrettsville Library, a branch of the Portage County District Library, will present a workshop on how to write a resume and cover letter on March 15th from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. The workshop will walk the participants through writing a resume and cover letter from start …

Area Events This Week

| Published on March 6, 2014

Mentors Needed 
Big Brothers & Sisters of Portage County is looking for men and women from all walks of life to volunteer. Your time and attention is worth more to a Little Brother or Little Sister than you realize. Start something. Call Big Brothers & Sisters today, 330-296-6655 or visit us …

We’re All Invited

| Published on February 26, 2014

4-Way Speech Contest
Sign Up Today!
Student in grades 9 through 12 in James A. Garfield or Windham High Schools are invited to participate in the 4-Way Speech Contest sponsored by the Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary Club.  Check with principals, speech teachers, Interact advisors or go to the website for Rotary District 6630 for …

We’re All Invited

| Published on February 19, 2014

4-Way Speech Contest
Sign Up Today!
Student in grades 9 through 12 in James A. Garfield or Windham High Schools are invited to participate in the 4-Way Speech Contest sponsored by the Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary Club.  Check with principals, speech teachers, Interact advisors or go to the website for Rotary District 6630 for …

Art’s Alive in the Dead of Winter

| Published on February 12, 2014

Sharon, PA – The second annual “Art’s Alive in the Dead of Winter” will be held Friday, Feb. 21 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the James E. Winner Jr. Arts & Culture Center, 98 E. State St. in downtown Sharon. Art’s Alive is an evening out celebrating the handmade …

We’re All Invited

| Published on February 12, 2014

Book Group
Forming now
Death, Dying & After Life book group forming.  Call Joseph 330-569-3376.
 
Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Service (Located at the town center on S.R. 305) are held on Saturdays at 7pm. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us!
 
Friday Night Fish Fry
Friday Nights
Windham …

Art’s Alive in the Dead of Winter

| Published on February 10, 2014

Sharon, PA – The second annual “Art’s Alive in the Dead of Winter” will be held Friday, Feb. 21 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the James E. Winner Jr. Arts & Culture Center, 98 E. State St. in downtown Sharon. Art’s Alive is an evening out celebrating the handmade …

We’re All Invited

| Published on February 5, 2014

Fish Dinner
Fridays
Windham American Legion Post 674 Fish Fry – Friday nights from 4-7:30 pm, now through Lent. Fish, Chicken, Shrimp or combo dinners available, Also choice of two sides; green beans, mac-n-cheese, coleslaw,  applesauce and dessert. Cost is $8 per dinner, children under 5 eat free. Carry-outs are available 330-326-3188. …

Matching Skills to Needs to Affect Your Bottom Line

| Published on January 29, 2014

Ravenna –The Portage County Business Round Table will hold a seminar on February 25th at Maplewood Career Center. The topic will focus on matching skills to needs to affect your bottom line. The event will begin with a continental breakfast/networking at 7:30 am, followed by the program starting promptly at …

We’re All Invited

| Published on January 29, 2014

Fish Dinner
Fridays
Windham American Legion Post 674 Fish Fry – Friday nights from 4-7:30 pm, now through Lent. Fish, Chicken, Shrimp or combo dinners available, Also choice of two sides; Green Beans, Mac-n-Cheese, Coleslaw, Applesauce and Dessert. Cost is $8 per dinner, children under 5 eat free. Carry-outs are available 330-326-3188. …

Area Events

| Published on January 16, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Services are Saturdays at 7 pm. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Call 330-898-2156 with any questions.
An Invitation to Come Home for the Holidays
Jan  & Feb
St. …

We’re All Invited

| Published on January 8, 2014

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Services are Saturdays at 7 pm. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us! The church is located at the town center on S.R. 305. Call 330-898-2156 with any questions.
 
Fish Dinner
Fridays
Windham American Legion Post 674 Fish Fry – Friday …

We’re All Invited

| Published on December 13, 2013

Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser
Now
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser makes a great Christmas gift. Mantua Township and Mantua Village beautiful historical coverlets for sale. Cranberry red – $50 each. Contact Rhetta Hall 330-562-8127
Monday Morning Breakfasts
American Legion Post 674 to host Monday morning Breakfasts, time serving from 7:30 am to 11:00. 9960 Center …

Hidden in Plain Sight — Looks Can Be Deceiving

| Published on December 4, 2013

We’ve all heard that you can’t judge a book by its cover. Well on Tuesday, December 10th, that old adage will be updated to include paper clips, dryer sheets, and lots of other seemingly harmless household items. That evening, the Mantua Police Department will host a traveling exhibit entitled “Hidden …

12th Annual Live Nativity

| Published on December 4, 2013

The Hambden Congregational Church,  3840 G.A.R. Highway, Hambden Twp., invites you and your family to come and witness a live outdoor nativity on December, 14th from 5-8pm. See Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, shepherds, Wisemen, and live animals.
Come inside and view numerous Nativity sets on display inside our original historical Sanctuary. …

We’re All Invited

| Published on December 4, 2013

Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser
Now
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser makes a great Christmas gift. Mantua Township and Mantua Village beautiful historical coverlets for sale. Cranberry red – $50 each. Contact Rhetta Hall 330-562-8127

Send holiday cards to our overseas troops via Geauga West Library

| Published on November 27, 2013

Brighten a soldier’s holiday with Geauga West Friends of the Library and veteran Thomas Monroe. Write a holiday greeting to a member of our armed services and drop it off at Geauga West Library (13455 Chillicothe Road / Chesterland, Ohio 44026) before Dec. 3, 2013. No addresses or postage are …

We’re All Invited

| Published on November 27, 2013

Gingerbread House Display
Through Dec 19
Burton Public Library Programming, Gingerbread House Display. Our Gingerbread House Contest entries & winners will be on display at the Library from Nov 21st through Dec 19th. Please stop by to enjoy this festive event!
 
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser
Now
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser makes a great Christmas gift. …

We’re All Invited

| Published on November 21, 2013

Gingerbread House Display
Through Dec 19
Burton Public Library Programming, Gingerbread House Display. Our Gingerbread House Contest entries & winners will be on display at the Library from Nov 21st through Dec 19th. Please stop by to enjoy this festive event!
 
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser
Now
Mantua Restoration Society Fundraiser makes a great Christmas gift. …

We’re All Invited

| Published on November 6, 2013

Holiday Meal Volunteers Needed
The Geauga County Department on Aging will once again offer a traditional holiday meal  to any Geauga County Seniors, age sixty (60) and older, who will be home and alone on Thanksgiving Day, November 28nd and/or Christmas Day, December 25th.
We are looking for friendly volunteers to deliver …

We’re All Invited

| Published on October 30, 2013

Turkey Shoots
Sundays thru Nov 24
Shooting starts at 10am now thru Nov 24. The competition is with shotgun; closest pellet to center wins! Winners receive cash, meat & assorted prizes. Refreshments are available for purchase. LOCATION: Shalersville; Peck Rd. (1/2 mile South of Rt. 303 on west side of road). Proceeds …

We’re All Invited

| Published on October 25, 2013

Turkey Shoots
Sundays thru Nov 24
Shooting starts at 10am now thru Nov 24. The competition is with shotgun; closest pellet to center wins! Winners receive cash, meat & assorted prizes. Refreshments are available for purchase. LOCATION: Shalersville; Peck Rd. (1/2 mile South of Rt. 303 on west side of road). Proceeds …

Friends of Melana Murder Mystery Night

| Published on October 9, 2013

The Friends of Melana is sponsoring its third murder mystery night on Nov 2nd at the Mantua Knights of Columbus Hall at 11845 St. Rt.44, Mantua.  Presale tickets only.  The doors open at 6pm featuring the Garrettsville Curtains Up Theatre Mystery Group presenting “Murder at the Masquerade Ball”.  Limited tickets …

We’re All Invited

| Published on October 9, 2013

Turkey Shoots
Sundays thru Nov 24
Shooting starts at 10am now thru Nov 24. The competition is with shotgun, closest pellet to center wins! Winners receive cash, meat & assorted prizes. Refreshments are available for purchase. LOCATION: Shalersville; Peck Rd. (1/2 mile South of Rt. 303 on west side of road). Proceeds …

We’re All Invited

| Published on September 23, 2013

New Ministries Format
Saturday Afternoons
The new ministries format is now taking place at the church of God in Windham.   Group meetings and discussions are now taking place each Saturday afternoon at 5pm.  The group is meeting at the parsonage at 9004 N Main St.  This group is planning the entire …

Pipeline Workshop: Pitfalls and Protections: A Workshop sponsored by Concerned Citizens Ohio

| Published on September 11, 2013

Main Presenter: Sean Kelly, Attorney: Legal Issues with Pipelines
Secondary Information: Citizens’  Self-Protection Plan
Time:  7:30-9:00 P.M. Thursday Evening, Sept. 19, 2013
Where:  9052 State Route 14, Unit D (The Eagles Meeting Hall–north end of building) Streetsboro, Ohio 44241. The building is directly across Route 14 from K Mart in Streetsboro.
The workshop will …

We’re All Invited

| Published on September 11, 2013

Community Service Day
Sept 14
St. Joseph Church in Mantua is organizing Walk With Us, a Community Service Day, on Sept 14th from 1- 5 pm. Projects for the event include a community-wide drive for paper products, laundry and kitchen cleaning products and personal hygiene items for the 4C’s in Mantua and …

We’re All Invited

| Published on August 27, 2013

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7pm. The church is located at the town center on SR 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us!
 
Be A Part of a Unique Experience
Starting Sept 7
Are you looking for a new and unique church …

We’re All Invited

| Published on August 21, 2013

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7pm. The church is located at the town center on SR 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us!
$10,000 Give Away!
Now!
Big Brothers & Sisters of Portage County is having a raffle and if all 200 …

We’re All Invited

| Published on August 14, 2013

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7pm. The church is located at the town center on SR 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us!

We’re All Invited

| Published on August 7, 2013

Praise and Worship Service
Saturdays
Southington UMC Praise and Worship Service, Saturdays at 7pm. The church is located at the town center on SR 305. Casual dress and refreshments afterwards. Can’t make Sunday morning? Try us!
$10,000 Give Away!
Now!
Big Brothers & Sisters of Portage County is having a raffle and if all 200 …

We’re All Invited

| Published on August 5, 2013

Bainbridge Swing Dance
Aug 2
Blues DeVille will be playing live at the Bainbridge Swing Dance on Aug 2nd at the Bainbridge Township Town Hall (17826 Chillicothe Road aka Route 306; Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023).  Blues DeVille is known for playingBlues, Swing, Old Soul, even a little Zydeco. Dance lesson at 8pm. …

Brittany Myers Memorial Poker run

| Published on August 2, 2013

The 12th Annual Brittany Myers Memorial Poker Run will take place on Saturday, August 3rd.
Registration is 10am to 12pm at the American Legion Hall in Windham, OH (9960 E. Center st) . 2 or 4 wheels are welcome. Cost is $10.00 per person.Huge buffet,Chinese auction, door prizes and 50/50 …

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| Published on July 29, 2013

Picnic in the Park
Thursdays
No school, no lunch?  Hilltop Christian Church can help! This summer one day of each week we will be serving lunch at the Mantua Village Park.  Picnic in the park is free & open to all, kids and adults.  Serving Thursdays  through August 1st. Serving times are …

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| Published on July 22, 2013

Picnic in the Park
Thursdays
No school, no lunch?  Hilltop Christian Church can help! This summer one day of each week we will be serving lunch at the Mantua Village Park.  Picnic in the park is free & open to all, kids and adults.  Serving Thursdays  through August 1st. Serving times are …

J.A. Garfield 45th Class Reunion Update

| Published on July 11, 2013

The James A. Garfield, Class of 68′- 45th Reunion will be held at Sugarbush Golf Course, September 28, 2013.
Meet & Greet 5 pm / Dinner 6 pm / Social 7 pm
This is just a reminder if you haven’t already sent in your check for the dinner(s), payment is due by                  …

Kids’ Day at Geauga Fresh Farmers’ Market

| Published on July 11, 2013

South Russell – Bring the kids to the Geauga Fresh Farmers’ Market on Saturday, July 13 between 10:00 and Noon where the kids can be  chefs when they make whole grain buckwheat blueberry pancakes with chef Matt Anderson of Umami Asian Kitchen in Chagrin Falls. There will also be face-painting, …

Moebius Nature Center Creek Exploration & Hike

| Published on July 11, 2013

Aurora – Ever wonder what kinds of creatures can be found in a creek? We’ll start at the Moebius Nature Center, 929 E Mennonite Rd  in  Aurora,  and take a short hike to the creek for this program on July 14th from 2-4pm. Get ready to explore what lives just …

Mark Your Calendar

| Published on July 11, 2013

Picnic in the Park
Thursdays
No school, no lunch?  Hilltop Christian Church can help! This summer one day of each week we will be serving lunch at the Mantua Village Park.  Picnic in the park is free & open to all, kids and adults.  Serving Thursdays  through August 1st. Serving times are …

July Events at the Windham Library

| Published on July 11, 2013

Windham Library and the Renaissance Family Center invite everyone to a fun filled July.  We’ll start off being entertained with the magic of Drew Murray on Tuesday, July 16 at 12:30 p.m.  Kent State Summer Stock 2013 will be doing their theatrical performance of Puss & Boots on July 29 …