Geauga County Public Library
May 12, 2022 by Staff Report

Beginning June 1, sign up for the challenge to read books, log progress and be entered into raffles of various prizes...

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Summer Reading Challenge

Beginning June 1, sign up for the challenge to read books, log progress and be entered into raffles of various prizes. Inquire at a local branch.

Health Benefits of Herbs

May 16, 2 p.m. • Bainbridge

Learn about cooking with herbs and their overall health benefits.

Book Discussion

May 18, 7 p.m. • Geauga West

Discuss “We Begin at the End” by Chris Whitaker.

Charcuterie on a Budget

May 18, 7 p.m. • Bainbridge

Tips and tricks on all things charcuterie.

The Intriguing Grace Kelly

May 18, 7 p.m. • Geauga West

During “The Intriguing Roles and Relationships of Grace Kelly,” learn about the woman whose image exudes beauty, strength and gracefulness even today.

Buying your First Home

May 18, 6:30 p.m. • Middlefield

Join Keller Williams Realtors Tim Ambrose and Rory Flynn for an informational session on the steps needed to find and buy a first home.

Beginner’s Poetry Writing Workshop

May 19, 6:30 p.m. • Middlefield

A positive space for writers to share their work.

Teen and Tweens Night

May 19, 6–9 p.m.• Thompson   

Youth in grades 5-12 take over the library.

Chair Yoga

May 19, 2-3:15 p.m. • Bainbridge and Virtual     

A class where postures are adaptations of traditional yoga poses.

Financial Aid Night

May 19, 7-8:30 p.m. • Chardon

Students in grades 6-12 and adults may join for LEAF Financial Aid Night to learn about post-secondary financial aid options.

Third Thursday Business Social

May 19, 9-11 a.m. • Geauga West

Calling all Chester, Russell and Newbury area businesses to join for a business networking opportunity.

Genealogy Assistance

May 19, 10 a.m. to noon • Chardon

Experience personal genealogy assistance with a GCPL local and family history specialist.

School Days

May 21, 11 a.m. • Thompson

Step back in time and explore the lessons, books, rules, chores, games and teachers’ code of ethics from years past. Will feature a costumed interpreter from the Geauga County Historical Society, along with historical artifacts.

Plant a Garden for Your Pet

May 21, 11 a.m. • Bainbridge

Learn what fruits and vegetables are safe for common house pets.

Open Sew Saturdays

May 21, 12–3 p.m. • Bainbridge

Bring a machine and unfinished projects.