Tours Remain Available for MassMu’s Stark County in the Great War Exhibition

/ Tours Remain Available for MassMu’s Stark County in the Great War Exhibition/

 Tours Remain Available for MassMu’s Stark County in the Great War Exhibition

The Stark County in the Great War exhibition will be on display at the Massillon Museum through Sunday, November 12. Requests for group tours before the closing date of this exhibition should be made immediately. Free tours are available for groups from kindergarten age to adults. Museum staff and trained volunteers can provide general tours of the [...]

By | 2017-10-18T17:00:41+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Canton 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat

Canton Parks and Recreation will be hosting a “Trunk-or-Treat” event on Thursday, October 26 from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. at Weis Park located at 2600 Harvard Ave NW, Canton OH 44709. Each business will decorate their car in a halloween theme. **We are recruiting local organizations and businesses to pass out candy the day of the [...]

By | 2017-10-17T22:22:00+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Local|

Massillon Trunk or Treat

Children ages 13 and under come dressed in your favorite Halloween costume to enjoy Trick-orTreating in a fun, safe, kid-friendly enviroment. Please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to SAM Center. Interested in decorating a trunk? Contact Lisa at: 330-830-1728

By | 2017-10-17T22:20:38+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Local|

MassMu Increases Its Massillon Tiger Swing Band

Three recent donations, spurred by the Massillon Museum’s Paul Brown and the Massillon Tiger Swing Band (italics) exhibition (August 20, 2016 to August 13, 2017), have expanded the Massillon Museum’s collection of Tiger Swing Band uniforms. The gifts represent three decades—the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s.   Harriet Bailey presented the Museum with a Tiger Swing Band jacket from 1951, on [...]

By | 2017-10-16T17:42:37+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

 “Captain Wolf of the Delaware” to Visit MassMu Brown Bag Lunch

Living historian John Burke will portray Captain Wolf of the Delaware at the Museum’s Brown Bag Lunch on Tuesday, October 24. The event is free and open to the public without reservations.  Burke’s personal characterization will depict the Lenapi/Delaware Indian known as Captain Wolf, who served in the War of 1812 under General William H. Harrison. He [...]

By | 2017-10-02T15:54:56+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Third Annual Autism Summit

Third Annual Autism Summit Two days to focus and learn more about autism in our community October 12th, 13th   October 12, Akron Civic Theatre VIP Reception, 5:30 p.m. • Program, 7:00 p.m. Moderated by Akron Beacon Journal Editor, Bruce Winges The Summit kicks-off with Life, Autism & Advocacy...Hollywood Style!  Emmy Award winning star [...]

By | 2017-09-28T15:07:42+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Local|

Massillon Public Library, its Branches and Bookmobile Closed for Staff Enrichment Day Monday, October 9

The Massillon Public Library, Barry Askren Branch in Navarre, Pam S. Belloni Branch in Brewster and the Bookmobile will all be closed on Monday, October 9th for a Staff Enrichment Day. All library locations will reopen at their normal operating hours on Tuesday, October 10th.  For more information, please call the library at 330-832-9831, Ext. 311, [...]

By | 2017-09-20T14:58:17+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Massillon Public Library|

Studio M to Feature Artwork by Members of the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon

The Massillon Museum invites the public to attend the Studio M exhibition opening of Artwork by Members of the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon on Friday, September 22, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Fred F. Silk Community Room. The party is free, casual, and open to everyone; no reservations are required.    The annual [...]

By | 2017-09-05T21:39:32+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Fourth Street in the Fall

Local historian Margy Vogt will lead the season’s final public walking tour of Massillon’s historic Fourth Street on Saturday, September 9, at 2:00 p.m. The tour of historic and architectural highlights in the town’s most beautiful old neighborhood takes about two hours. The houses on Fourth Street, which span a century of architectural examples (1830s [...]

By | 2017-09-01T15:29:18+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Chili Support to Support Museum Levy Campaign

The Friends of the Massillon Museum will host a chili supper fundraiser Friday, September 15, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the parish hall at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church. “We hope guests will stop in after work or on their way to the Massillon Tiger vs Ursuline High School football game,” said event chairman Joel [...]

By | 2017-08-30T15:32:30+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|