Events and News

New Area Code 436  coming to Northeast Ohio.  More information here:  New 436 area code selected for 440 overlay | Public Utilities Commission of Ohio

Montville Friends is a group of men and women who get together to socialize. They meet most Thursdays in the Social Room of the Community Center, and are open from 10am-2pm. If you would like to join, contact Karen Hawkins at 440-821-4040 by call or text.  You don’t have to be a senior citizen or a Montville resident to join the group. There is no charge to join in the activities, which may include card and game playing, crafts and socializing.  Pack your own lunch or snacks.  The Social Room is handicap accessible. They meet year around, but if the schools are closed due to weather, the center will also be closed.  

Montville Firefighters’ Association will host a Chili Cook Off will be March 9th, 2024 at the Montville Community Center from 5 to 7 P.M. There will be judged categories and popular vote. A sample of each entry, crackers, beverage and dessert will be available for $10. There is no entry fee but you must preregister by February 29. (minimum of 6 quarts of chili for entry).  Call 440-968-3779 or email [email protected] to register.


Montville Fire Department will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on March 20, 2024 at the Montville Community Center pavilion and ball field.  The Easter Bunny will arrive at 10:30 am with the Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 10:45 am. The hunt is for children preschool – 10 years. The event will be held rain, snow or shine so dress for the weather. Please bring your own baskets to gather the eggs. Financial donations will be accepted to help cover the costs.

Total Solar Eclipse Experience the total solar eclipse (not seen in Ohio since 1806) at the Geauga County Fairgrounds April 8, 2024 Gates open at 10:30 am and a variety of activities start at 11:00 am.  The pre-eclipse starts at 2:00 pm with multiple options for safe viewing found onsite and the TOTAL eclipse begins at 3:15 pm, lasting for 3 minutes and 27 seconds.  Bring lawn chairs, pack a picnic or visit onsite food vendors.  Hosted by the Geauga Park District.

Montville Firefighters’ Association will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast on Memorial Day, May 27th, 2024 at Montville Community Center. Meals will be available from 8:30 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. and again after the cemetery program until 11:30 A.M. Cost is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children 5-12 years with military / veterans in uniform free.

2024 MontvilleTownship Senior Trash Pick-UpDay The Montville Township Trustees and Montville Road Department are joining forces with Geauga County Department on Aging for the2024 MontvilleTownship Senior Trash Pick-Up Day May 8th, 9th and 10th, 2024.  In order to be placed on the Trash Pick-up list, you must first register with the Geauga County Department on Aging by May 1st, or earlier, be 60 years of age or older and live in Montville Township. Contact information is below. 

The Department on Aging can no longer go into seniors homes to pick-up unwanted items. The Montville Township Road Crew and the Department on Aging will pick-up refuse from Montville senior’s garages, out buildings, and drives.  

Please Note the following guidelines: 

  • To prevent possible bed bug transferal (or other pest), all mattresses, couches and upholstered furniture MUST be wrapped in plastic and taped securely or they will not be taken. 
  • The following items will NOT be accepted: Construction/Remodeling debris, liquids, paint or other hazardous materials, rocks, yard waste, or household garbage. Reduce wood or pipe to 6′ or less. To prevent possible bed bug transferal, mattresses MUST be wrapped in plastic and taped securely or they will not be taken.  Consolidate all small materials in strong boxes or containers. We will accept unbroken car batteries, lawn mowers, and tires off the rim – 4 per load. 
  • Please, Only 10 household items per home, and items should be from the registered senior’s household only. Items should be left out the evening before trash pick-up. DO NOT leave items by the curbside. 

For more information about Pick-Up and to register with the Department on Aging, please call, 440-279-2130 weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm. 

Remember, only registered seniors can be placed on the pick-up list! Don’t wait, call now! Those signing up for pick-up, please have a list of items to be removed.       

2024 Clean-up Dayis scheduled for May 11th 2024 from 8:00 am to noon.  Residents must bring their IDs.  We accept appliances (freon must be removed from refrigerators/freezers as well as the doors), furniture, scrap metals and items too large for weekly trash collection.  We will accept up to 6 rimless tires.  We do NOT accept concrete/rocks/yard ornaments, liquids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, yard waste, televisions, computers or propane tanks.   

Montville Community Day 2024 will be Saturday, September 14th.  More details to come, including opportunity to get involved with a Committee for planning.  Last Chance Band will be performing.  We are looking forward to another great event this year!

The Fall Dinner hosted by the Montville Firefighters Association will be held October 12th, 2024

Recurring Events

Trustees’ Meeting  —  1st and 3rd  Tuesday  of each month at 7:00 p.m.   

Zoning Commission  — 4th Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Zoning Inspector  — Every Tuesday from 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.  

Firefighters’ Association Meetings  at 7:30 pm — 2023

February 8, 2023

March 8, 2023

June 14, 2023

September 13, 2023

December 13, 2023