Category: Community Events

Community Events

Thank You to Our Rec Basketball Sponsors!

Sponsors put the “COMMUNITY” in Kenston Community Education!

During these challenging times, please try to support our local businesses that have supported us for many years!

KCE is a user-funded organization that receives zero tax dollars.  Our sponsors help us to achieve our mission of providing the highest level of service, the broadest selection of programs at the most affordable prices.

GPD Fall Scavenger Hunt 2020

Partake in a fall scavenger hunt to experience things you never knew could be found in your Geauga Park District! Geauga County residents are also invited to enter a random drawing for $150, $100 and $50 VISA gift cards by submitting pictures from their visits.

GCPL 2020 “Fall in Geauga County” Teen Photography Contest!

Theme: Fall in Geauga County 

Eligibility: Grades 6 – 12 in Geauga County 

Submission Period: October 14 – November 10, 2020 

Voting Period: November 11 – December 2 (photos will be posted on Facebook and Instagram for the public to view and vote for the finalists) 

Prizes: First place winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card. Second and third place prizes will also be awarded. 

How to Enter:
Send your photos to:

Include photos as an attachment (files accepted are jpg/jpeg and png)

Include your name, home library branch, grade, and title of photo in the body of the email.

Contest Rules: You may submit up to three entries per person, but a participant may not win more than one prize. Geauga County Public Library (GCPL) staff or its guest judges shall determine the winners from the finalists. The decision of the library is final. Prizewinners will be notified via email by December 7, 2020.

Original Work: You hereby warrant and represent that (a) you own all rights to all Entry Materials submitted by you; and (b) all such Entry Materials are original works of authorship on your part and have not been copied, in whole or in part, from any other work and do not violate, misappropriate or infringe any copyright, trademark or other proprietary right of any other person or entity. You hereby verify that you will provide full written permission of any recognizable person, and their guardian if they are a minor, who are depicted in your Entry Materials. Obscene, provocative, or otherwise questionable content will not be considered.

Library Use of Entries: By entering your work, you acknowledge that GCPL shall have the right to use, modify, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, or make derivative works of Entry Materials for promotional or any other purposes.

Disclaimer: All images and text related to photographs submitted do not indicate sponsorship by or affiliation with GCPL. GCPL assumes no liability to the copying and use of photographs by third parties. GCPL reserves the right to refuse a submission or remove photographs from its website and social media sites for any or no reason.

Business of the Week – Green Leaf Home Inspections


Green Leaf Home Inspections, Inc.


Green Leaf Home Inspections understands that a home is more than just an investment. Whether it’s your first “starter” home or that “forever” home where you plan to raise your family, you will be investing your time and energy to make your dream a reality. The process can be intimidating, and you want to be sure you’re making the right decision for your family. A home inspection is a vital part of the process, and choosing the right home inspector is an important first step.

“Our mission is to provide our clients with the most thorough property inspection possible, performed in accordance with State and industry leading standards & practices, ensuring that we provide value with each transaction.”

Eric Swiatek
Owner- Green Leaf Home Inspections
10145 Widgeon Drive, Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023
(330) 687-4284

Business of the Week – Hungry Bee “Support Local”



At Hungry Bee, we pride ourselves on using the freshest most local product as possible! We put our clients/guests needs first and truly believe in bee-ing a positive business citizen! Meal delivery, catering, event planning, you name it, We’ll Bee there!

With over 20 years of food & catering experience between them, Chefs Jimmy & Kimberly Gibson have decided to give back to the community that has given them so much! A community in which they live & are raising their “Baby Bees”. Gourmet Catery is an establishment for the busy “on the go” family, empty nesters, or those looking to eat restaurant quality food at home…. without the steep prices. Every day, you will find unique, hearty, and healthy options in the gourmet cases that are made from scratch with impeccable product and technique! Supporting & sourcing local, independent farmers & growers whenever possible! On Tues & Thurs, you will find family friendly dinner pickup from 4-6:30! Feel free to also call, text, or email to inquire about our daily specials as well as customized catering quotes!!! We look forward to working with you!

Call 216.702.6776 for a FREE consultation or email :

Please click the link below to visit our website for a complete list of our services!

Also check out our Facebook page for daily dinner pickup specials!

Mon 3:00 – 6:30pm
Tues-Fri – 10:30am – 6:30pm
Sat & Sun – Closed
8326 E Washington Street
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023

Calling All Creatives!

The Arts through KCE needs YOU!

KCE is currently looking for creative people to teach after school art, theater, and dance classes.


Contact our Programs Director, MAURA LYONS at or call us at (440) 543-2552 to discuss how we partner with our instructors.

Business of the Week – Chagrin Valley Auto Parts (NAPA)

Chagrin Valley Auto Parts Co. (NAPA) is proud to serve the community for the past 45 years.  In those 45 years, we have expanded to include locations in Brooklyn, Painesville, Twinsburg, Middlefield, Madison, Ashtabula, Chardon, Chesterland, and Orwell.  The company was started by Lou Sugarman back in 1975 and purchased by his son, Pete Sugarman, when Lou retired in 2000.  We truly believe that our success comes from our employees.  We have the best trained and most experienced people in the business.  We have many long-term employees who have been with us up to 42 years.  If you drop in to any of our locations, you will be greeted by a familiar face that has the experience and the “NAPA Know How” to find what you’re looking for.  Many things have changed over the past 45 years, but our commitment to take care of our customers has remained our top priority.   We thank you for allowing us the opportunity to serve you!

Please click the logo below to visit our website for a complete list of our locations and current promotions!

Business of the Week – Palmieri’s Photography & Video

Professional Photographer/Videographer serving Real Estate Professionals, Businesses, Marketing Professionals, Sales People and High School Seniors.

Tony is currently taking appointments for senior pictures! He also specializes in real estate head shots, team shots, and MLS photos that can be taken from the ground or by drone. Tony is available by appointment before, during, and after business hours as well as Fri, Sat and Sun. Please visit his website for more information, or call the studio at anytime!

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