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Gearheart Cemetery Restoration Project

Most of the cemeteries in Elizabeth Township are on township property, but one is tucked away on the private property of Mark and Cameron Armstrong on Knoop Rd. It is known as the Gearheart (Gearhart/Sheets) Cemetery. The little walled cemetery sits just feet from the north side of their beautiful home. This is how the Gearheart Cemetery looks...

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Help keep Elizabeth Twp clean – sign up to be a CleanSweep volunteer!

RESOURCES: Recycling for Miami County, Ohio  https://www.miamicountyrecycles.org/ Litter Prevention in Ohio https://epa.ohio.gov/make-a-difference/reduce-waste/litter-prevention-in-ohio EVENT: Hug the Earth Festival, April 23, 2023 at Lost Creek Reserve a Miami County Park https://www.miamicountyparks.com/hug-the-earth INSTRUCTIONS FOR...

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A Pictorial Journey of Miami County

What a fun evening we had at Indian Creek Distillery on Sunday! About 45 people enjoyed the program, A Pictorial Journey of Miami County, presented by former Miami County Engineer, Doug Christian. Doug has become one of Miami County’s most informed experts on the county's settlements and structures. He has an amazing collection of photos that...

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Upcoming Village of Casstown meeting about Casstown Cemetery

The Village of Casstown will be holding a public meeting regarding the financial situation and future of the Casstown Cemetery on Tuesday October 11th @ 7 p.m. @ the Casstown Fire Department. If you have any questions you would like specifically addressed at the meeting please feel free to email those questions to: lauracasstowncouncil@gmail.com

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Elizabeth School Reunion

Elizabeth Township Historical Society will host the Friends of Elizabeth School Reunion on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at Elizabeth Township Community Center from 1:00-4:00 p.m.  All former students, teachers, staff and their families are encouraged to attend. Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share. Beverages and ice cream will be provided....

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Interested in head stone cleaning?

YOU’RE INVITED….to learn about head stone cleaning! Send a request to join the Elizabeth Township Historical Society of Ohio—Cemetery Preservation Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/636849014228841/ The information is free, but we would also LOVE to have you as a volunteer. You see, periodically, stones need a good cleaning to remove...

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