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July 17, 2014 by Sofie L. Horvath | No Comments

Township MeetingsAt Munson Township Hall: July 17, Board of Zoning Appeals, 6:30 p.m.; July 22, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.; Aug. 12, Board of Trustees,…

Township Meetings

At Munson Township Hall: July 17, Board of Zoning Appeals, 6:30 p.m.; July 22, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.; Aug. 12, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.; Aug. 12, Park & Recreation Board, 6:30 p.m.; Aug. 18, Zoning Commission, 7 p.m.; Aug. 21, Board of Zoning Appeals, 6:30 p.m.; Aug. 26, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.

Meeting dates are subject to change and can be verified by visiting or by calling the office at 440-286-9255.

Organization Meetings

At Munson Township Hall: July 19, Eagle Scout Court of Honor (Depner), 3-5 p.m.; July 24, Sewing Group, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; August 13, Geauga Engineering & Robotics (Taupieka), 6:30-8 p.m.; Aug. 15, Red Cross Blood Drive, 12-7 p.m.

At Munson Park, Bass Lake Road: Emmons Pavilion, July 20, K of C Members Picnic, 12-6 p.m.; Park Grounds, Chardon Sports Camp, Aug. 4-7, Chardon Sports Camp (Robinson), 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., daily; Emmons Pavilion, Aug. 9, Chardon High School Class of ’94 Reunion (MacCartney), 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Congratulations go to Jacob Nicholas Rosboril, second-base player on the Ohio Special Olympics Softball Team that won the gold medal in the June 14-21 National Special Olympics baseball competition against the host New Jersey team.

Baseball teams from all 50 states competed in the weeklong games in New Jersey. Each member of the Ohio team was awarded a gold medal

Jacob’s parents, Joseph and Yvonne Rosboril of Munson, attended the entire competition and accompanied Joseph at the presentation of the gold medal. The Munson Board of Trustees issued a special commendation to Jacob, which will remain in the township’s permanent records.

Best wishes to Jacob Nicholas Rosboril for continued success.

Eagle Scout Achievement

Congratulations go to Brian Depner, member of Munson Township’s Boy Scout Troop 91, on his achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Scouting. Brian’s Eagle Scout project was building and installing 16 bluebird houses at Munson Township’s Nero Nature Preserve.

The Munson Board of Trustees honored Brian with a resolution commending his achievement, which will remain in the township’s permanent records. Brian’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor will be held at the township hall on July 19.

Best wishes to Brian Depner for continued success.

Welcome Aboard

The Munson Board of Trustees has appointed Carlye Burwell to serve on the township’s zoning commission. Carlye replaces Heather Crawford who served as vice-chair of the zoning commission for two years and prior on the board of zoning appeals. Carlye fulfills Heather’s unexpired term to 2016. Welcome aboard, Carlye.

With the Arts

Meet photography artist Joshua Clark at the opening of the exhibit of his work, “Moments in Nature,” July 18 from 5-7 p.m. at the Geauga Park District’s West Woods Nature Center. Joshua’s photographic collection consists of nature, avian and wildlife.

The event is free. Refreshments served. For more information, call 440-286-9516.

2014 Summer Camps

Geauga Park District is still accepting registrations for its 2014 summer camps. The next sessions for the Adventure Day Camp for youths entering grades 5-7 will be the weeks of July 28 and Aug. 4. The last session for Adventure Week for youths entering eighth through 10th-grades will be the week of Aug. 4.

Fee for each session is $150. For more information and registration, call 440-286-9516.

At the Senior Center

A fun program with Dan and Bobbi Ritz to challenge one’s memory, “Name That Tune,” will be held July 21 at 12:30 p.m. at the Chardon Senior Center, 12555 Ravenwood Drive, Munson,

Also at the Chardon Senior Center, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center will present a program on sleep disorders, “Celebrate Life, Past & Future,” at 11 a.m. July 22. Sleep screenings will be conducted.

Reservations are necessary for both events by calling 440-279-2137.

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Community Day Picnic

Munson Township will hold its annual Community Day Picnic Aug. 2, rain or shine, from 12-5 p.m. at the township’s park on Bass Lake Road. The event includes a free picnic meal served from 12-3 p.m.; Euclid Beach rocket-car rides from 1-4 p.m.; UHHS MedEvac Helicopter arrival at 1:10 p.m.; magician Rick Smith at 2:15 p.m.; 50/50 raffle at 3:45 p.m.; and the raffle, auction and grand prize awards from 4-5 p.m. The grand prize of $500 has been donated by Payne & Payne Builders, based in Munson.

It will be a free, fun-filled event for the entire family.

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