GCPL Press Releases

2018 Press Releases
GCPL to host MLK commemoration at Gardiner Building, Jan. 21, 2019
GCPL offers preschool expo at Bainbridge Township Hall
GCPL offers online Creativebug classes
GCPL Branches accepting personal-care item donations in partnership with United Way
GCPL to offer American Sign Language interpreters at select events in November
GCPL invites citizens to share their vision of how new library buildings can serve the community
GCPL’s Chardon Branch hosts Indie Author Day and Local Author Fair
Blog your way to a book in a year with Burton Public Library and GCPL
GCPL and Western Reserve Public Media host screenings, celebrations for The PBS Great American Read
Calling genealogy enthusiasts: Celebrate family history with Sunny Morton
Film discussion group to meet monthly at GCPL’s Bainbridge Branch
Got talent? Create and share your work on GCPL’s website. Get discovered.
Next round of community conversations about new buildings scheduled for July 2018
GCPL’s Mobile Services partners with United Way to provide food with books

Community conversations about new buildings to be held in June 2018

Libraries Rock! GCPL rocks out with summer reading concert series
GCPL’s family fun night at Mayfield Drive-In features “Incredibles 2,” June 24, 7 p.m.

GCPL’s Bainbridge Branch to show Josiah documentary screening, Sun., May 20, 2 p.m.
GCPL replaces Bookmobile and improves Mobile Services

Judy Lasco promoted to manager at GCPL’s Chardon Branch
Lisa Mertel promoted to manager at GCPL’s Geauga West Branch
Paula McLain to visit Newbury Auditorium Sat., May 5, sponsored by Lake-Geauga League of Libraries
New Clevnet mobile app now available
Get organized with HGTV Beach Flip designer Sarah Karakaian
Mini-Golf at GCPL’s Geauga West Branch transforms stacks into greens
Local author D.M. Pulley visits GCPL’s Chardon Branch for a “Turning History into Fiction” workshop
GCPL launches Creator Space and Writer’s Room
Geauga County Public Library announces development of new strategic plan
Sports author and Cleveland native Jim Sulecki visits GCPL’s Geauga West Branch to talk about history of the Cleveland Rams


2017 Press Releases
Deanna Adams visits GCPL’s Chardon Branch for “Setting – and Meeting – Your Writing Goals” class

GCPL collects personal-care items in December, partnering with United Way Services of Geauga County

YA award-winning author Mindy McGinnis to visit Geauga West, Nov. 16

Geauga agencies team up to donate books to Cardinal Schools

Ohio native Johnny Ray Miller discusses the Partridge Family at multiple GCPL branches

GCPL branches to serve as food drive drop-off sites for 4-H

9/11 survivor and bestselling author Michael Hingson visits GCPL, Sept. 16

Local author fair at Chardon Branch celebrates area writers, Sept. 9

Bond issue 2017: Meet GCPL Director Ed Worso for a town-hall conversation at your GCPL Branch

Best-selling author Thrity Umrigar visits GCPL’s Geauga West Branch, Aug. 2

Northeast Ohio author Rachele Alpine presents writing workshop at Chardon

GCPL celebrates Hemingway’s birthday with “A Moveable Feast”

GCPL introduces Club Ink, with writing workshops, author presentations and cultural events

Family Fun Night at Mayfield Drive-In, Sun., July 9 features Despicable Me 3

GCPL launches redesigned website June 5, 2017

Geauga County Library Foundation sponsors Ohio Chautauqua, June 6 – 10 

2017 bond issue information

GCPL hires David Newyear as Chardon Branch Manager

GCPL offers foreign language instruction with Rosetta Stone

Library backpacks and activity kits support STEM learning initiatives with books and toys

GCLF mini-golf fundraiser 2017

GCPL Migration to Clevnet in 2017

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

“The Bill of Rights and You” exhibit at Chardon