Mike Kovack

Mike Kovack
Medina County Auditor
144 N. Broadway St, Medina, OH 44256
(330) 725-9754


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November 21, 2014

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Book Sales

The Friends of Medina County District Library support the library and its endeavors by focusing attention on programs and services, fostering public support and fundraising. Help them continue their work by supporting their county wide book sale November 22 and 23. For more details go to

Book Sales!



Devil Dash

5K & 10K Saturday!


Help support families in need by getting your run/walk in this weekend in Brunswick!  Event takes place at Brunswick High School.  Registration begins at 8 am.  5K/10K races go off at 9 am with the walk to following.  $30 registration fee.  For more info go to DEVIL DASH!



Highland Scholar Athletes Commit

Congratulation to senior Hornet Brogan Scott, Chloe McKinzie, Malloy Adams and Anrew Grayson who all signed letters of intent to play collegiate athletics!  See the full story at





Thanksgiving Meals!

Thank you to the following groups who will provide meals at no charge


St. Ambrose Church

929 Pearl Road, Brunswick

Thursday, November 27

11:30 to 1:00 pm


Prince of Peace Church

3355 Medina Road, Medina 

Friday, November 25

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

For meal delivery call Eric at 330-635-2044



It's Candlelight Walk weekend!  There are events in both Medina & Wadsworth and the info is below!  Temps will be warmer so get out and enjoy!  Thanksgiving is coming.  Keep those who may not have family in the area in mind and reach out to share with them if you can!

Mike Kovack


Medina Candlelight Walk http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/874.jpg

On November 21-23, 2014, the greater Medina community will enjoy 1,500 candlelit luminaries, a huge community Christmas tree in the Gazebo, the amazing Holiday Parade of Lights, a dazzling display with Light up the Night Fireworks, live music, food, fun, and Santa Claus for the 30th Medina Candlelight Walk. The district will be decked out in holiday finery and shops will be open extended hours. Candlelight Circulator buses will run on Saturday and Sunday evenings to usher event guests to partner sites and stores. For more details, bus schedules, participating shops and more, please visit www.mainstreetmedina.com.


Wadsworth Candlelight Walk http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/872.jpg

Come enjoy Downtown Wadsworth's Candlelight Walk, their most festive holiday event! This takes place November 21 and 22. The Candlelight Walk is Friday from 6-9pm. Then on Saturday enjoy the Jingle Bell Jaunt from 9-10am and the Holiday Parade from 11-11:30am. Lunch with Santa is immediately after the parade. There will be 400 luminaries, horse drawn carriage rides, food, music, displays and activities for the children. For more information please visit http://mswadsworth.org/


Victorian Christmas http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/881.jpg

On November 22/ 23 from 2 pm - 6 pm you can meet the families who lived in Medina's John Smart House from 1894 to 1935, talk with our Victorian Santa , and enjoy seasonal music, special displays and period decorations! Admission is $5 and children under 5 are free. Event takes place at the the Medina County Historical Society, 206 N. Elmwood St., across the street from my house! More info at Victorian Christmas.


Studio Open House & Fine Art Salehttp://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/889.jpg   

Join Bonnie Gordon, Elaine Lamb, Barbara Gillette, Carol Thombs, Carol Klingel and other Medina County artists as they present an open house & sale of their items!  Bonnie Gordon hosts at her studio/house at 167 Pine Needle Drive in Seville. Saturday, November 22 from 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday from 11 am - 4 pm. 


5th Annual Turkey Burner http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/882.jpg

Make room for all that Thanksgiving turkey and join Faith In Action's 5th Annual Turkey Burner 5K Run on Thanksgiving Morning! November 27 at Hinckley Reservation, the 5K starts at 9:00am. Awards are given for age categories and special groups. Family Turkey Hunt starts at 8:30am which includes a scavenger hunt for prizes as well as a fun morning hike! For pre-registration and costs, award categories and more visit Faith in Action.


The Medina VFW Post 5137 Thanksgiving

http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/870.jpgThe Medina VFW Post 5137 will host a free Thanksgiving dinner for all veterans and also the public that are in need of a place to eat a home cooked meal. All are welcome, and will be serving November 27th from Noon until 3pm. The VFW is located at 3916 Pearl Road. For more information please contact Commander Scott Kopfstein at (330) 725-0884 or koppy4554@zoominternet.net.


Meadows Turkey Bowl 2014

http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/890.pngThe Medina Meadows Turkey Bowl is a wonderful fundraising event for good causes in the Media Community.  They play football every Thanksgiving and players are required to raise money to be able to play.  This year they are honoring Pete Radke who lost his life saving another at Lake Erie this summer. Click on The Meadows Turkey Bowl 2014! for more information.


Support Small Business Saturday!

http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs113/1109842295736/img/883.png Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 to help small business owners the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Medina has 10 small businesses that will be giving out free tote bags and asking shoppers to shop small retailers this season. The Medina Chamber of Commerce is also having a photo drawing of your small business purchase for a chance at a $25 American Express Shop Small Rewards Card each weekday.  For a list of participating shops and all of the photo drawings details check out the Medina Chamber of Commerce at https://www.facebook.com/medinachamber  


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