Learn about homeschool options

Homeschoolers and their families can drop in anytime from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Aug. 21 for activities at West Woods Nature Center, 9465 Kinsman Road (Route 87) in Russell. Geauga County Public Library, Burton Library, Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District, Fairmount Center for the Arts and other organizations will present their educational opportunities for homeschool students. The program is partially outdoors, so dress for the weather. Allow an hour or more to participate. An adult must attend with the student. For more information, call 440-286-9516. All programs and events are subject to change; check www.geaugaparkdistrict.org before coming out.

Scouts meet at Orchard Hills

Cub Scouts can work on the five fur, feathers and ferns requirements to complete this adventure from 9-11 a.m. Aug. 29 in the lodge at Orchard Hills Park, 11340 Caves Road in Chester. To maximize attendance and minimize no-shows, there is a limit of four registrations per person; only register participating Scouts. Registration is required at 440-279-0880. All programs and events are subject to change; check www.geaugaparkdistrict.org before coming out.

Brownie Girl Scouts can complete all requirements to earn the Eco Friend bag. Learn about outdoor spaces and how to teach others to treat them with kindness from 1:30-4 p.m. Aug. 29 in the lodge at Orchard Hills Park, 11340 Caves Road in Chester. To maximize attendance and minimize no-shows, there is a limit of four registrations per person; only register participating Scouts. Registration is required at 440-279-0880.

All programs and events are subject to change; check www.geaugaparkdistrict.org before coming out.

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