Brimfield, Ohio

Brimfield Township is located in Portage County, in the heart of Northeast Ohio. This rapidly expanding community is dedicated to maintaining its rural identity, preserving its heritage and balancing its growth.

Brimfield Township is located in the Southwest quadrant of Portage County, Ohio. It is bordered by the city of Kent to the north, Rootstown Township to the east, Suffield Township to the south, and by the city of Tallmadge in Summit County to the west. Ohio Chautauqua will serve as a centerpiece of the town’s bicentennial celebrations.

Ohio Chautauqua 2016 Program Schedule

Daytime Programs for Youth

Brimfield Elementary School Cafeteria
4170 State Rte 43
Brimfield, Ohio 44240

Programs begin at 10:00 a.m.

Tuesday, June 7: Dianne Moran: Animal Researchers
Wednesday, June 8: Susan Marie Frontczak: Young Scientists Practice Chemistry and Physics
Thursday, June 9: Dan Cutler: Prehistoric People—How Primitive Were They?
Friday, June 10: Susan Marie Frontczak: Treasure the Earth’s Magic
Saturday, June 11: Chuck Chalberg: Roosevelt as a Hunter and Explorer

Daytime Programs for Adults

Brimfield Historical Society
McCormick Heritage Meeting Room
4158 State Rte 43
Brimfield, Ohio 44240

Programs begin at 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, June 7: Dianne Moran: Dian Fossey, Passionate Mountain Gorilla Researcher and Defender
Wednesday, June 8: Susan Marie Frontczak: Marie Curie’s Legacy
Thursday, June 9: Dan Cutler: How the Skin Trade Changed Traditional Native Values
Friday, June 10: Susan Marie Frontczak: Does a Clone have a Soul—or—Grappling with the Monster
Saturday, June 11: Chuck Chalberg: Roosevelt’s Character and Roosevelt as an American Character

Evening Performances

Brimfield Historical Society Grounds
4158 State Rte 43
Brimfield, Ohio 44240

Performances begin at 7:00 p.m.
Live local music at 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, June 7: Susan Marie Frontczak as Mary Shelley
Wednesday, June 8: Chuck Chalberg as Theodore Roosevelt
Thursday, June 9: Dianne Moran as Dian Fossey
Friday, June 10: Dan Cutler as Chief Cornstalk
Saturday, June 11: Susan Marie Frontczak as Marie Curie

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2016 Ohio Chautauqua Companion Reader

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Ohio Chautauqua 2016 Tour


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Questions about Ohio Chautauqua, call 1.800.293.9774