Posts by Colleen Rice

Nature Spoke and LMC Listened

For years, Leadership Medina County has combined topics on the Environment with Quality of Life for one powerhouse day. What is quality of life? If you ask a group of people you will likely get varying answers. Quality of life for communities does look different from individual quality of life. It’s easy to take for…

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Immigration in the United States Today: Facts and Myths

Click here for the recorded webinar presented by Mead Wilkins ’97 is the Clinical Director for The Ohio Center for Survivors of Torture at Cleveland Catholic Charities. Previously, he was the Director of Medina County Job and Family Services for 20 years. *Recorded webinar available only to active alumni.

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The Apple is Getting Smaller

Agriculture Day started with the statement, “This is 1/32 of an apple and it represents the area of the Earth’s surface with the potential to grow the food needed to feed all of the people on Earth.” The day soon became a favorite for the class who discovered many different types of agriculture in Medina…

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Apply Now for Inspiration Academy

The Medina County Juvenile Detention Center is accepting applications into their 2nd annual Inspiration Academy.  It is focused on the detention center and troubled youth. Contact: Kathy Scheiman kscheiman@mnedinaco.org    or visit the website for the application: http://www.medinajdc.org/inspiration-academy.html   The April dates are:        4, 11, 18, and 25 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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Scouts Seek Board Members

The Boy Scouts of America Chippewa District (Medina County) are soliciting District Board Members.  Board members should be individuals of character and standing in the community who, because of interest, organization experience, ability, or general knowledge can successfully work as a team to successfully strengthen the packs, troops, teams and crews in the district.  Board…

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Adapting to the Real World

How do you prepare students today for the jobs of tommorow? Medina County Schools are doing it every day with STEM and other outstanding programs preparing students for the real world. If you have not taken a tour at your local school district, we highly recommend taking the time to tour and get to know…

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Volunteer Drivers Needed

Newbridge Place is looking for volunteer drivers able to take residents on appointments. Voluteers drive fully-insured vehicles provided by Newbridge Place. Volunteers must be at least 25 years of age with a clean driving record. Call 330-948-8000 for more information. Learn more about Newbridge Place at https://newbridgeplace.org/.

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