Community News – September 27, 2012
Thursday, September 27, 2012
At Munson Township Hall: Oct. 9, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 15, Zoning Commission, 7 p.m.; Oct. 17, Park & Recreation Board, 5:30 p.m.; Oct. 18, board of Zoning Appeals, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 23, Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m.
Note: Meeting dates are subject to change and can be verified by visiting www.munsontwp.com or by calling the office, 440-286-9255.
At Munson Township Hall: Oct. 4, Sewing Group, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Oct. 15, Rug Hooking, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Oct. 18, Sewing Group, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
At Munson Township Park, Bass Lake Road: Now through Oct. 28, Geauga YMCA Soccer & Football League, Thursdays, 5-7 p.m., Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Oct. 2-3, 9-10, CHS Boys Cross Country Practice, 3-5:30 p.m.; Oct. 8, CMS Cross Country Practice, 2:45-4 p.m.; Oct. 9, CMS, Cross Country Meets, 3-7 p.m.
Fowler's Mill Open House
Fowlers Mill Christian Church, 10755 Mayfield Road, is holding a community open house on Sept. 29, from 3-9 p.m. There will be family activities, crafts, balloon artist, obstacle course and puppet show.
Praise Apella, a Christian choral group, will end the evening with a concert at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
For more information, visit www.fmcc.us.
Ohio Senate Candidates Night
The non-partisan Geauga County Tea Party will hold its Ohio Senate candidates night Oct. 1, from 7-9 p.m., at the Chardon Library. (Please note date and location change from Sept. 27 at Munson Township Hall.)
The event is open to the public.
For more information, visit geaugacountyteaparty.com.
Mark Twain for President
Starting Oct. 1, tickets will be available for the appearance of Samuel Langhorn Clemens, aka Mark Twain, as portrayed by Dave Ehlert at Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin Education Center, 13000 Auburn Road, Munson. The program takes place at 7 p.m. Nov. 3
Mr. Ehlert is a master impressionist and popular Branson, Mo., performer. Refreshments served.
Coordinated by the Geauga County Library Foundation, admission is $4 per person for foundation members and $5 for non-members. For more information, visit www.geaugalibrary.net.
At the Senior Center
The League of Women Voters and the Geauga County Senior Center are co-sponsoring a candidates night Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Multi-Purpose Senior Center, 12555 Ravenwood Drive, Munson. All local candidates have been invited to speak.
There will also be discussion of important issues on the Nov. 6 general election ballot. The event is open to the public. Reservations are not necessary.
more information, call 440-286-9516.
NDCL Alumni Homecoming
All Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin alumni are invited to attend the alumni homecoming social Oct. 5, from 5-7p.m. in the NDCL cafeteria, 13000 Auburn Road, Munson. The event will precede the homecoming football game.
For more information and required registration, visit www.ndcl.org.
The all-volunteer Friends of WomenSafe will hold a Tickled Pink Shopping Extravaganza Oct. 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Kent State University, Geauga Campus. Shoppers can choose from a variety of clothing, cosmetics and food, all at reasonable prices.
Admission is $1 per person; children under 12 are free.
Proceeds benefit the services and housing offered to victims of domestic violence at The Green House, Ravenna Road, Munson.
Shutterbugs Camera Club
The next meeting of the Shutterbugs Camera Club will be held Oct. 4, from 7-9 p.m., at the Geauga Park District's West Woods Nature Center. All levels of photography artists are invited to attend and bring work for a gentle critique.
Registration is not required. For
Free Sunday Dinner
St. Luke Episcopal Church, 11519 Wilson Mills Road, Munson, will offer a free homemade Sunday dinner Oct. 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Fellowship Room. There will be a choice of soups, breads and desserts.
Donations are not necessary, but will be appreciated. To help prepare the meal, serve the dinner, or for more information, call 440-285-4641.
Munson Cub Scout Pack 91
Munson Cub Scout Pack 91 will be recruiting new members, currently in grades 1-5, at the Pack's Oct. 26 meeting at the Geauga Park District's Rookery in Munson. The Cub Scouts will also start their "Popcorn Fundraiser," which helps support the activities of Pack 91.
For information, contact Dean Allison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Notre Dame Elementary School, 13000 Auburn Road, Munson, celebrates its 55th anniversary this year with the theme of "Believe," which encourages a strong belief in the home-school partnership. Students and their families have enjoyed several events celebrating this milestone.
Interested families are invited for a school tour the first Tuesday of every month at 9:30 a.m. For information, visit www.notredameelementary.org.
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