Tilloston displays photographs

John Tilloston will display his black and white photographs at the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., now through the end of June during library hours. Call the branch library for more details at 440-247-3556.

Chair yoga series at library

Join the Gates Mills Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 1491 Chagrin River Road, where Liz Lear from Partners to Empowerment leads a four-week series and focus on body awareness, breath and relaxation through chair yoga, June 10 at 12:30 p.m. This series is designed for people of varying abilities and can be done sitting on a chair or standing while using the chair for support. Registration is requested for this free program at 440-423-4808.

Learn about wise food choices

Heinen’s wellness consultant is coming to the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., to share how to identify healthy foods, the meaning of our food labels, what foods we should avoid, food trends and which foods should be added to our plate, June 10 at 1 p.m. Registration is requested for this free program at 440-247-3556.

Historical society veterans programs

The opening reception for the Chagrin Falls Historical Society & Museum’s Veterans Speaker Series is held June 10 at 6:30 p.m. with light refreshments and a screening of the documentary “One Mission: Chagrin Falls.” The first program of the series is held June 18 at 6:30 p.m. as World War II veterans Aaron Fox and John Jouriles share stories and answer questions. Light refreshments will be served. The historical society is located at 87 E. Washington St. in Chagrin Falls. For more information, call 440-247-4695.

Learn healthy habits

Bring your lunch and join the latest Learning Lunch Series at the Orange Senior Center, 32205 Chagrin Blvd. in Pepper Pike, June 12 at noon. Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for health. The Alzheimer’s Association will give a presentation, and the event is free. This event is a program of Orange Community Education & Recreation. To register or for more information, call 216-831-8600 ext. 5700.

Chagrin Valley Dems meet

The Chagrin Valley Democratic Club will meet on June 10 at 7 p.m. in the main floor meeting room of the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St. This will be the last meeting until September. Candidates for the 2020 election may be present. The meeting is free and open to the public and new members are welcome to join.

Discuss ‘Dragon Teeth’

Join the Gates Mills Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 1491 Chagrin River Road, for a discussion of “Dragon Teeth” by Michael Crichton, June 11 at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call the branch library for more information at 440-423-4808.

Guided chakra meditation

Jan Webber of Holistic Life Solutions will lead a guided chakra meditation session at the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., June 12 at 7 p.m. No experience is necessary. Registration is requested for this free program at 440-247-3556.

Join Wednesday book discussion

Join the Gates Mills Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 1491 Chagrin River Road, for a discussion on “Station Eleven” by Emily St. John Mandel, June 12 at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call the branch library for more information at 440-423-4808.

Discuss ‘There There’

Join the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., to discuss “There There” by Tommy Orange, June 12 at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to join this discussion. Call the branch library for more details at 440-247-3556.

Robinson speaks on freshman term

The Solon Democratic Club will meet on June 13 at 7 p.m. at the Solon Community Center, 35000 Portz Parkway. Rep. Phil Robinson, D-Solon, will share his freshman experience in the Ohio House of Representatives. Solon Democrats and others in Rep. Robinson’s District 6 are invited to this meeting. More information about the club is available on its Solon Dems Facebook page.

Learn to evoke native landscapes

David Slawson will come to the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., to discuss the process of evoking native landscapes using Japanese garden principles, June 13 at 7 p.m. Registration is requested for this free event at 440-247-3556.

Play games with friends

Come to the Orange Senior Center, 32205 Chagrin Blvd. in Pepper Pike, for an afternoon of games, June 14 from 12-3 p.m. Weather permitting, corn hole will be set up on the patio. Snacks will be provided and a $2 donation is suggested. This event is a program of Orange Community Education & Recreation. To register or for more information, call 216-831-8600 ext. 5700.

YOGATHON returns to Cleveland

ZENworks Yoga, a nonprofit headquartered in Solon, is hosting its family-friendly YOGATHON outdoor donation-based yoga class on June 15 at 9 a.m. at the Cleveland Metroparks Merwin’s Wharf, 1785 Merwin Ave. in Cleveland. This year’s format includes 40 minutes of tai chi, followed by 40 minutes of yoga, ending with 15 minutes of guided meditation. The popular Kids’ Zone will be back, where parents taking the class can drop off their children aged 4 and older for mindfulness themed activities. All money raised from the event will benefit Zenworks Yoga, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to bringing yoga and mindfulness to children and families in Cleveland.

General admission tickets are $20 and include one raffle ticket. VIP tickets are $35. To register in advance visit https://www.zenworksyoga.com/events-2/yogathon-summer-fundraiser/.

Learn about hearing loss

Dr. Mohamed Hamid will present a talk on Living with Hearing Loss, June 18 at 1 p.m. at the Geauga West Library, 13455 Chillicothe Road (Route 306) in Chester. This event is free and open to the public.

Explore family history

Build your family tree and write the stories of your ancestors at the Orange Senior Center, 32205 Chagrin Blvd. in Pepper Pike, in a three-part genealogy series June 19, July 17 and Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m. This is a lecture class with no laptop needed. The class is free but you must pre-register at 216-831-8600 ext. 5700. This event is sponsored by the Orange Senior Center Advisory Board and is a program of Orange Community Education & Recreation.

Rescue Village hosts gala

On June 22, Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village will be puttin’ on the Ritz to benefit animals in need at White North Stables in Chagrin Falls at The Great Catsby & Barkeasy Gala. Tickets are on sale now at www.rescuevillage.org/great-catsby.

Proceeds from the gala will help Rescue Village provide care for the thousands of sick, injured, abused, abandoned or homeless animals that pass through their doors annually and will also support the programs that make the world safer for them. Individual reservations are $150 per person. Space is limited and Rescue Village expects this event to sell out so early reservations are encouraged.

Learn to reduce plastic use

Geauga County residents who are interested in reducing plastic use and pollution both locally and globally are invited to attend the Geauga Plastic Coalition meeting from 7-8:30 p.m. June 26 at Geauga West Library, 13455 Chillicothe Road (Route 306) in Chester. For more information, contact Kevin Peterca at hickpryman@gmail.com or 216-312-3440.

West G High reunion

Graduates from the West Geauga High School class of 1969 will be marking their 50th reunion at 5 p.m. on June 28 at St. Mark Lutheran Church. Also, graduates from Chester, Russell or West G high schools are invited to attend this 139th alumni reunion dinner. Reservations must be received by June 14. The guest speaker will be Judi Bebout Schwed, a West G graduate and president of the Chesterland Historical Foundation. For more details and to make resevations call Evie Sojka Bayzath at 440-338-3930 or Paul Judd at westg69@att.com.

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