Bulletin Board – October 25, 2012
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Searching Family Trees
Alan Rabe, area family history advisor for the LDS Family History Centers in Northeast Ohio, will present "Family Search with Family Tree" at the Nov. 13 meeting of the Geauga County Genealogical Society.
The free program will begin after the 7 p.m. business meeting at the Chardon Library, 110 E Park St. in Chardon. All are welcome.
For more information, email email@example.com.
St. Anselm Christmas Boutique
St. Anselm's Women's Guild is sponsoring its annual Christmas Boutique Nov. 10, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Anselm Church, 13013 Chillicothe Road in Chesterland.
The boutique features more than 80 area vendors, snack bar, bake sale and raffle for several beautiful prizes. The $1 donation for admission entitles guests to a chance to win a door prize.
For information, call Karen at 440-729-2476 or Nancy at 440-729-9684.
7th Annual Santa Shoppe
Claridon Girl Scout Troop 1324 is looking for crafters and vendors for its seventh annual Santa Shoppe to be held Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Claridon Town Hall at the corner of U.S. 322 and Claridon-Troy Road. Tables are $20 each.
For more information and or reservations, call Dolly at 440-635-1173.
Beekeepers Meet Oct. 25
The Geauga County Beekeepers Association will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in the gallery room at Kent State University - Geauga campus, 11141 Claridon-Troy Road in Burton.
Guest speaker Roy Hendrickson will discuss bait hives and winter feeding.
The evening includes a bake off; bring recipes. The public is welcome.
For information, call 440-969-3371 evenings.
Trunk or Treat
Lighthouse Church will host a Trunk or Treat Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. at 14780 Mayfield Road in East Claridon. Walk car to car in the parking lot for treats. Hot dogs and drink will be provided.
In case of rain, the event will be inside. All are welcome.
Chardon Kiwanis Trivia Night
The Kiwanis Club of Chardon is hosting its fifth annual Trivia Night at 7 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Kirtlander Party Center, 9270 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland.
There will be a fully catered meal, 50/50 raffle, silent auction, prizes and snacks, plus a trivia game to challenge everyone's knowledge. The winning team of eight players will win a cash prize.
Reservations requested before Nov. 4. Visit www.kiwanisclubofchardon.org, call Frank at 440-667-9343 or Dave at 440-463-3970.
CARE Ethnic Dinner, Auction
Citizens Advocating Responsible Energy (CARE) is hosting an ethnic dinner and silent auction fundraiser Nov. 17 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Montville Community Center, 9755 Madison Road. Admission to the all-you-can-eat dinner is $10 for adults, $5 for children 6 to 12 and free to children under 6. No reservations are required and carryout is available.
CARE is still looking for top quality, new items to add to the auction. Call Barb Youshak at 440-632-0394.
For information, call Jim Galm at 216-346-0782 or Brian Ross 440-715-3670.
Vendor Space Available
St. Anselm's Women's Guild will have their annual Christmas Boutique on Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in St. Anselm's Kelly Hall and Anderson Hall.
Anyone interested in vendor space should contact Karen O'Donnell at 440-729-2476.
Ladies Night Out
The Auburn Firedevils are hosting a "Ladies Night Out" at the Adam Hall on Nov. 3 from 6-10 p.m. Enjoy light refreshments with beverages, fellowship and shopping with a variety of consultants.
Cover charge of $5 includes an opportunity to win a door prize.
Chinese Auction In Parkman
The Kayla Irene Daniels Cure for Cancer Foundation will be holding its fourth annual Chinese auction Nov. 3 at the Parkman Community Center. Doors open at 3 p.m., with the auction starting at 6 p.m.
The auction features hundreds of items up for bid with more than 200 valued at $30 to $300 or more each.
Reservations are highly recommended by calling 330-889-9600.
There will be a Bluegrass Jamboree, featuring Vertical Limit, Young & Blue, Coney Carver and the Rainbow Valley Boys, at Hambden Grange Hall on Oct. 27 from 7-11 p.m. The hall is located at the corner of routes 6 and 608, four miles east of Chardon.
For more information, call 330-898-3559.
Veterans Day events
Burton-Middlefield American Legion Post 459 Color Guard will present the colors at the Geauga County Veterans Memorial site located on Ravenwood Drive on Nov. 11 at 2 p.m.
Then, Post 459 will host an all-you-can-eat chili and soup dinner from 4:30-7:30 p.m. The dinner is free to all veterans. The Atwood-Mauck Post is located at 14052 Goodwin St. in Burton.
For more information, call Bo at 440-834-8764.
WomenSafe Hosts Clambake
WomenSafe will hold its first annual clambake on Nov. 3 at the Ramble Inn, 10311 Kinsman Road in Newbury.
Tickets are $35 per person and will consist of one dozen clams, half a chicken and two drink tickets per person.
Doors open at 4 p.m. and diner will be served at 5:30 p.m. The event also features sideboards, a 50/50 raffle and door prizes.
Only 100 tickets will be sold. To purchase tickets, call Annette Phillips at WomenSafe at 440-286-7154 ext. 248.
All proceeds generated will be to WomenSafe, an emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence in Northeastern Ohio.
Rescue Village has dropped adoption fees to 50% off for all cats and kittens now through Oct. 31.
For information, call 440-338-4819 ext. 11. Rescue Village is located at 15463 Chillicothe Road in Novelty.
Winter animal camp
Rescue Village is offering its annual Snow Melter at the Shelter winter camp Dec. 27 and 28. The hands-on camp is for children 9-11 and runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fee of $65 is due at time of registration. Lunch is included. Activities will be held indoors as well as outdoors.
Visit www.geaugahumane.org or call Nicole Latosky at 440-338-4819 ext. 20 for information and an application. Registration is limited.
Hanusosky Benefit Brunch
An all-you-can-eat pancake, sausage and hash browns breakfast will take place Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Parkman Community House, 16295 Main Market Road. Proceeds will go toward the Hanusosky family's medical bills incurred after falling from a tree stand earlier this autumn.
Cost is $9 for adults $9 and $4 for children 12 and under. Hosted by NorthEast Community Church of the Nazarene.
GEL Breakfast Nov. 2
Tips and Tactics to Retain Valuable Employees will be the topic at the next Geauga Economic Leadership (GEL) breakfast Nov. 2 from 8-9 a.m. at the Kent State University - Geauga Campus, 14111 Claridon Troy Road in Burton.
Stuart Watson, president of Truline Industries, will discuss why Truline was chosen as one of the best workplaces of 2012.
For information or to register, call Carol Gardner at 440-834-3755.
Church Offers Turkey Dinner
A turkey dinner will be held Nov. 3 from 4:30-7 p.m. at the Lighthouse United Methodist Church, 14780 Mayfield Road in East Claridon.
Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 12 and under and free for preschool age and younger.
Free meals also will be offered to all military veterans, police officers and firefighters.
Carryout is available. For more information, call 440-635-4744.