Farming for the Future

Look Up and Around Before Spreading on the Ground! Keep these 4 things at the forefront to reduce your risk of nutrient runoff: 1) Is there a chance for rain on the days you plan on applying? Do not apply during or before a rain event and lower your chances of nutrient runoff by first checking … Read more

Join us via Zoom Webinar for our November GEL!

Why mindfulness should no longer be considered a “nice to have” for leaders but a “must-have.” We will discuss current research that addresses the value of mindfulness for business leaders and how these practices can positively impact the workplace. In addition to quieting the mind and being in the moment, mindfulness applies directly to brainstorming and … Read more

Peninsula Peddler’s Day is Saturday, October 3, 2020, 10-4

Peninsula Peddler’s Day is Saturday, October 3, 2020, 10-4 – our annual Peninsula, Ohio garage sale day up and down Main Street! We are a mask required village for the safety of everyone. All of our shops and restaurants will be safely open – read about them here https://peninsulaohio.com/  Come spend the day in the valley, … Read more

Lake Metroparks Farmpark’s Fall Harvest Weekends

Lake Metroparks Farmpark’s Fall Harvest Weekends Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays September 25 — October 18 This fall, Lake Metroparks Farmpark will continue the tradition of celebrating the harvest season with four weekends including Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays beginning September 25 and continuing through October 18. Each weekend will have a different focus on some aspects … Read more

Female Entrepreneur Summit Now Open. $25,000 available to Northeast Ohio Female owned businesses.

Julie Tutkovics, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing & Communications Officer at Huntington National Bank, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Footpath Foundation, a 5-year-old nonprofit dedicated to empowering all children through discovery of the natural world.  Tutkovics, who lives in Chagrin Falls with her husband, Brian, and two children, brings a … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon features birds in space

The local chapter of the National Audubon Society will begin adapting how they present monthly speaker programs when they offer their first virtual public meeting. Chris Mentrek, astronomy naturalist with Geauga Park District, will share stories about “Birds in Space: Birds in Constellations and Starlore” at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 15. Viewers will learn how … Read more

A message from SMAA! Some Friday Morning Music and some SMAA updates

We continue to closely monitor the situation with COVID-19, the recommendations from the Ohio Department of Health and Governor Dewine, as well as recent studies that have been done relating to potential spread of the virus by wind and brass instruments. We really miss making music and sharing it with the community, and hope to get back … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon co-sponsors Chagrin River Bird Quest

Two local chapters of the National Audubon Society challenge everyone who enjoys birds to safely explore the Chagrin River Valley and find as many bird species as they can in the 6th annual Chagrin River Bird Quest. Bird alone or in teams and record species in one 24-hour period from 4 p.m. Friday, September 11 … Read more