The Brimfield Historical Society Board of Trustees would like to thank all of the individuals, companies, and organizations that helped us host the Ohio Humanities Council’s  2016 Ohio Chautauqua.

This event truly brought the whole community together, receiving support and attendance from every corner of the township, and beyond!


Special Thanks To:


Battaglia’s T & B Garden Center
Brimfield Lawn SpecialistsJim Laudermilk
Brimfield Historical Society
Brimfield Township
Central Portage County Visitors Bureau
Cherokee Park Campgrounds Dave & Kristie McMillen
Hometown BankHoward Boyle & Vickie Reed
Mark’s Custom Carpet & FlooringMark Moses
Ott Electrical ServicesJoe Ott
RJ’s Auto ProsRalph & Mary Johnson
Taylor Companies of OhioBrian Taylor



Innovative Elegance Catering – Terry Montz
The Portage Foundation Linda Ferguson



Bennett Land Title Agency – Sabrina Christian-Bennett
Devaul Buntain Insurance Agency – Ric & Janet Buntain
GCS Industrial Services
Holiday Inn Express of Brimfield – Reg Thayer
Bob & Phyllis Keller
Metro Security & Investigations – Jim Brown
New Beginning Fellowship Church



Applebee’s of Brimfield
Pat Blair
Brimfield Bread Oven – Jud & Gerevine Smith
Brimfield Elementary – Mrs. Werstler & Staff
Brimfield Family Restaurant
Kathy Connel
Dalziel Agency – John Dalziel
Dillon Auto Service & Tire – Mark Dillon
The Field Restaurant & Sports Bar
Field Local Schools – Mr. Heflinger, Superintendent
German Family Society of Akron
Green Hills Golf Course
Ron & Linda Jones
Kent Plaza Theater
Denny Linton
Rory Locke – Portage Park District
Kayla McMillen
Gene & Darlene Mettler
Will & Gretchen Quinn
Rico’s Restaurant
The Schipper Group – Tom Weise
Ashley Smith
Nancy Smith
Suffield Springs Golf Course
Mary Tosenberger
Window Box Florist – Dee Pamer
Amy Winter
Adam Wohlever, Ohio Department of Natural Resources


Thank you all so much for your contributions throughout Ohio Chautauqua Week!