Spring is in the Air!
Ah, spring... chirping birds, fresh air and muddy footprints all over the house. Celebrate the season! Grab your boots, roll up your sleeves. Garden Centers abound here in Geauga County. Auburn Pointe Greenhouse has an impressive selection of locally grown plants sure to puts personality in your landscape. Four Green Fields has all the latest trend information and products for you to keep a step ahead. Looking for an heirloom plant? Look no further than Perennials Preferred. Whether you want to know what to plant, where to plant, or when to plant. Urban Growers Greenhouse is the place to stop. Remember mom loves plants and Sunrise Farm has a stunning glass greenhouse full of blooms of all kinds just perfect for Mother’s day.
For some great deals on some plant material be sure to join the Geauga County Spring Drive it Yourself Tour! With 25 different stops, from Candy to Healthful Smoothies; a Bucket of Balls to an Amish Family Farm Tour there is surely something for everyone. Check out the link to the right to download your map!
Do these first warm days have you thinking about short sleeves, long days and fresh produce? Patterson Fruit Farm, Geauga Fresh Farmers’ Market, and Sage’s Apples are prime destinations for fresh and local food.
Never arriving too soon, spring is a glorious time to enjoy some of our most delightful annual festivals and special events. Come for the weekend or come for the day to the Buckeye Trailfest. Looking for something sweet…How about the Geauga County Maple Festival? These Gorgeous spring days are also perfect for some quality family fun time at Chip’s Clubhouse or Mulligan’s Driving Range and Putt Putt. Geauga Park District also offers great programs to make the most of this reawakening of nature!
What a great time of year this is, Spring in Geauga County, so full of promise and wonder. It is going to be difficult deciding what to do first. Oh, and if those muddy footprints are of the canine variety, you might want to check out a “Mind Your Manners” Class at Cold Nose Companions!
Geauga County is the closest Amish Community to Cleveland, Ohio. With an Amish population of just over 14,000 it is the 4th largest Amish settlement in the world. Browse through the information on our Web site to find the best places for dining, lodging, shopping, parks, recreation, art, historical sites and entertainment. If you need additional assistance don't hesitate to call us at 1-800-775-TOUR (8687), or use the form on our Contact Us page.
Geauga Lyric Theater Guild
May 17 - May 20
Based on the book by Hana Volavkova
Adapted by Celeste Raspanti
Directed by Angela Miloro Hansen
May 17 & 18 at 8:00 pm
May 19 at 2:00 pm
Based on a true story, this incredibly powerful script follows the journey of Raja Englanderova and Irena Synkova as they are imprisoned in the concentration camp Terezin during World War II. While hiding it from the Nazis, Irena Synkova taught the children of Terezin, encouraging them to draw, paint, and write. Before her death, she
Cold Nose Companions, LLC Training Center
May 19 - May 19
May is National Dog Bite Prevention month. Children are the most susceptible to being bitten by dogs. Help your child learn how to interact safely with dogs, to minimize the potential for being bitten. This session is for children ages 4 through 7, and their parents. Presented by Nancy Parker, CPDT-KA, noted expert on dog bite prevention training for children. Limited to the first 15 children registered
Half of all the registration fees will be donated to support the homeless dogs at the Geauga County
With the popularity Maple Max, Cat’s Eye Creations has begun a jewelry line featuring our Geauga County ambassador! Jewelry will be available throughout the summer at the Saturdays in the Country, and other craft shows. A portion of all sales will be donated to Geauga County Tourism. For more information or to order your own Maple Max pendant, earrings or key chain call 440-968-3593