Bulletin Board – November 1, 2012
Thursday, November 01, 2012
Chicken And Duck Dinner
DTJ Taborville is having a chicken and duck dinner Nov. 4 from noon to 2 p.m. Cost is $ 11 for an adult dinner and $6 for a childrenï¿½s chicken dinner. A half duck dinner is $16. Dinner includes dumplings, sauerkraut, a homemade doughnut and coffee.
Czech beer is available at the bar. Music from 12:30 pm till 3:30 PM will be provided by John Pastirik Combo will provide music from 12:30-3:30.
Reservations are necessary by calling 440-543-8494. DTJ Taborville is located at 9850 North Blvd. in Chagrin Falls.
Chardon FD Open House
The Chardon Fire Department will be hosting an open house Nov. 4, from noon to 4 p.m.
Meet members of the department and Sparky the firedog, and view rescue squad, engine and ladder truck equipment displays. There will be a jaws of life demonstration, fire safety education for the kids, a history display, station tour, refreshments and much more.
The department serves Chardon City, Chardon Township and Claridon Township.
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.
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.
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.
Electronic Equipment Drop Off Nov. 3
Burton Village and Burton Township will hold an Electronic Equipment Drop Off day for residents only on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Geauga County Fairgrounds.
Computers, laptops, monitors, keyboards, cables/wires, cell phones, telephones, radios, CD/DVD players, fax machines, copiers, printers, cable boxes, speakers, network systems, hard drives, routers, laptop batteries, modems, switches, servers and other related items will be accepted. There will be a charge of $1.50 per inch for TVs.
Refrigerators and batteries not in a device will not be accepted.
Contact the office at 440-834-4474 with any questions on other items that may be included.
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.
Church Hosts 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.
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.
Relay for Life Bowling Nite
Relay for Life of Chardon is having a Scotch Doubles Bowling Nite on Nov. 16 at Ernst Lanes on Grant Street in Chardon.
Cost is $30 per couple and includes bowling, pizza, hot dogs and prizes.
Reserve a spot by calling 440-668-5481 by Nov. 7.
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 everyoneï¿½s 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.
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.
Searching Family Trees
Alan Rabe, area family history advisor for the LDS Family History Centers in Northeast Ohio, will present ï¿½Family 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Shop 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.
Good Samaritan Dinner
The Burton Congregational Church, UCC, Good Samaritan Dinner will be held Nov. 14, from 5-6:30 p.m., at the church on the square in Burton. The cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children ages 4-11 and free for children 3 and under.
The homemade meal consists of meat, two sides, bread, dessert and beverage. Takeout is available by calling 440-834-4495 the day of the dinner from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Proceeds go to meet emergency needs of local families.
Relay For Life Fundraiser
Chardon Relay for Life, Team Norma is hosting a day at Presque Isle Downs and Casino on Nov. 4. Bus leaves Chardon Wal-Mart at 8 a.m. and returns at 4 p.m.
Cost is $40 per person, which includes $35 slot play, reverse raffle and motor coach transportation. Seats will be filled on first-come, first-served basis.
For information, contact Kathy Rose at email@example.com or Christine Smith at 440-773-7638.
Liberty Holiday Boutique
The Liberty at Heather Hill Care Communities, 12350 Bass Lake Road, Chardon, is holding its 12th annual Holiday Boutique Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. to 6, and Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The unique arts and crafts show features work by Liberty and Heather Hill residents, family members and staff as well as local artisans, crafters, artists and home-based companies.
Tables are $20 a day or $30 for both days, cash only please. Monies from table reservations go to support residents' programming. For more information, call Kathryn Louis-Hawkins at 440-279-2447.
Cordial Connections provides the opportunity for single seniors 50 and older to meet new people and enjoy a variety of activities. An informational meeting will be held Nov. 20 at 10:30 a.m. in the main hall of the Mentor Senior Center. Call Gayle at 440-953-4469 for more information.
Election Day Take-Out
On Election Day, Nov. 6, stop for a carryout spaghetti dinner at First Congregational Church of Claridon, 13942 Mayfield Road, located next to the township hall.
Dinner includes salad, garlic bread, spaghetti with meatballs and dessert for $6. Dinner available 3:30-6:30 p.m.
For more details, call 440-635-1467.
Relay for Life of Chardon is kicking off the 2013 campaign with a chili cook-off Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Chardon VFW on Water Street. Come out and vote for the best chili.
Century Village Program
A program on the Second Great Awakening will take place at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5 in the Bond Building at Century Village Museum, 14653 East Park St. in Burton.
An extraordinary religious and spiritual movement affecting the early 19th-century America, it included charismatic ministers, and a new found role of women in the church. Religious revivals, many in Geauga County, featured active female participation.
Admission is free for members and $5 for nonmembers.
Chardon Country Kennels will hold a cat adopt-a-thon on Nov. 3. Admission is free, and there will be complimentary light refreshments.
The fee for an adult cat is $15; juvenile between the ages of six months and one year are $25; and kittens are $35.
Donations of dog food, cat food and kitty litter are appreciated, but not required.
Proceeds will be shared with the Happy Tails Cat Sanctuary in Chesterland and the Geauga County Dog Shelter.
For more information, call 440-285-2545 or 440-759-0076.
Amish Mennonite Craft Show
The annual Amish Mennonite Craft Show takes place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at Joeï¿½s Window Shop at the corner of Route 168 and Shedd Road.
Free admission. More than 40 vendors.
The People Care Pet Pantry, a non-profit group formed to assist people in financial need feed their pets, is looking for volunteer help. Areas needed are: food distribution, usually Sundays from 2-3 p.m., drivers to deliver and pick up food, telephone work and scheduling, online grant research, volunteers to man booths at events and fundraising.
The pantry is located in the Ravenna area, but services the state of Ohio. Monetary and pet food donations of any kind are appreciated.
For more information, or to volunteer, call 330-389-5116.