25th Annual Celebrity Cuisine

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25th Annual Celebrity Cuisine

Food enthusiasts from all over NE Ohio will enjoy a feast of local flavors including unlimited access to appetizers, entrée samples, beer, wine, and desserts while listening to live music by Ryan Humbert and bidding on our silent auction. We are keeping all of the great things you loved about our event last year including [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Local|

Massillon Lions Club 74th Annual Show heading “Back to School”

The Massillon Lion’s Club is going “Back to School” as they head down the halls during their Annual Show at the Lion’s Lincoln Theater. Class is in session beginning the weekend of Friday, March 10th and continuing the weekend of March 17th for six entertaining assemblies, with performances Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Local|

MASSILLON PUBLIC LIBRARY TO HOLD POETRY CONTEST and READ-IN FOR BOTH YOUNG AND OLD

In celebration of National Poetry Month and National Library Week, the Massillon Public Library invites all local bards to submit their original poems to be entered into our eleventh annual poetry contest. Winners will be chosen in three categories: grades 3-8, grades 9-12, and adult.  A $75 gift card to Books-a-Million will be awarded to [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Massillon Public Library|

Massillon Public Library Offers Seed Packets to its Patrons

Evidence of Spring is already pushing through the soil, and along with books about gardening, Massillon Public Library patrons will be able to choose free seed packets beginning March 1. Through partnering with several agencies, StarkFresh has distributed 10,000 packets of seeds throughout the community to individuals, groups and community gardens as well as supplement [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Massillon Public Library|

NEA Big Read Book Discussion at Blue Heron Café

The Massillon Museum will host a discussion of this year’s NEA Big Read book, True Grit by Charles Portis, at the Blue Heron Café on Sunday, March 26, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Raven Venegas will moderate the session. The event is free and open to everyone. No reservations are necessary. Participants are welcome to [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

News Release: Costume Historian Bobi Garland Is MassMu’s NEA Big Read Keynote Speaker

Costume historian Bobi Garland will be the keynote speaker for this year’s NEA Big Read, orchestrated by the Massillon Museum in partnership with the Massillon Public Library. The program will be held Thursday, April 6, at 7:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Theatre (156 Lincoln Way East) in downtown Massillon. The event will be free and [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

News Release: Massillon Museum to Host Community Archives Day in Preparation for World War I Exhibition

The Massillon Museum will host a one-day event at St. George Cultural Center in Massillon on Saturday, March 18, to prepare for assembly of Stark County in the Great War, an exhibition commemorating the centennial of the involvement of the United States in World War I. Members of the community are invited to bring their [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Massillon Lions Club 74th Annual Show Will Head “Back to School”

Massillon Lions Club 74th Annual Show Will Head “Back to School” The Massillon Lion’s Club is going “Back to School” as the chorus and soloists head down the halls during the Annual Show at the Lion’s Lincoln Theatre. Class will be in session beginning the weekend of Friday, March 10th and continuing the weekend of [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Local|

News Release: MassMu Representatives to Advocate for Museums in Washington DC

Massillon Museum Executive Director Alexandra Nicholis Coon and Operations Officer Scot Phillips will participate in Museums Advocacy Day 2017 (February 27–28) in Washington, D.C. Joined by other museum leaders from Ohio, Coon and Phillips will be visiting members of Congress from the state to make the case for federal support of America’s museums. They will [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

March at the Massillon Museum

Greetings! March and April are filled with NEA Big Read events—with several other MassMu events sprinkled throughout. This is the tenth consecutive year the Massillon Museum has earned the National Endowment for the Arts grant to encourage leisure reading throughout its community. The Museum collaborates with community partners to maximize the effectiveness of the program. [...]

By | February 18th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|