Underground Railroad Experience at Spring Hill Historic Home

/Underground Railroad Experience at Spring Hill Historic Home/

Underground Railroad Experience at Spring Hill Historic Home

Spring Hill Historic Home in Massillon, Ohio, will host the annual Underground Railroad Experience. The award-winning presentation allows participants to experience a series of historical-based vignettes from the perspective of a runaway slave in the early nineteenth century. Small groups are led on a 45 minute trek that encounters a sampling of the dangers and [...]

By | 2017-07-28T17:37:58+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Events, Local|

  News Release:  Fun Fest Offers Free Family Fun

MCTV, the Massillon Museum, and the Downtown Massillon Association invite families to participate in this year’s Fun Fest, which will be held on Saturday, August 12, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  Fun Fest—a lively, safe, educational, and enriching experience—has entertained thousands of families in downtown Massillon for 22 years. Admission to the family-focused event is [...]

By | 2017-07-27T15:13:13+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Events, Local|

News Release—Visit Massillon Millionaires’ Row on July 23

Saunter through Massillon’s historic Fourth Street neighborhood to discover its architectural beauty and intriguing history, then step inside the town’s grandest mansion, Five Oaks, for an interior tour of the lavish residence. The Massillon Heritage Foundation and Margy Vogt will collaborate on Sunday, July 23, to offer back-to-back tours of Five Oaks and Massillon’s National [...]

By | 2017-07-11T03:55:45+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Auditions for MassMu’s Dear Mother and All Play

Auditions for the Massillon Museum-sponsored rendition of Sandra Perlman’s full-length play, Dear Mother and All, will be held on Monday, August 7, from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m., at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way East in downtown Massillon. This play, last produced in Massillon in 1988, is the true story of a Massillon soldier in [...]

By | 2017-07-05T16:31:13+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Learn Local History on a Cemetery Walking Tour

Take a two-hour stroll through Massillon Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 9, to learn about the history of the community. The grounds of the 171-year-old cemetery are filled with huge trees and the names of the people who built Massillon and helped it flourish. Local historian Margy Vogt will talk about the history [...]

By | 2017-07-05T16:30:16+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Do the Mu!—Wind Spinners

At the Massillon Museum’s next “Do the Mu!” workshop on Saturday, July 1, participants will design colorful wind spinners from discarded CDs. Guests of all ages may drop in any time from noon to 2:00 p.m. The session will be free and all materials will be supplied. No reservations are required. Instructor Diane Gibson Boslett [...]

By | 2017-06-27T14:58:01+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Studio M to Feature Photography by Supporters of Relay for Life

The Massillon Museum invites the public to attend the Studio M exhibition opening of Photography by Supporters of Relay for Life on Friday, June 30, 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 exhibition and [...]

By | 2017-06-15T15:49:29+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

News Release: MassMu to Offer Workshop for Stark County Artists Exhibition Entrants

The Massillon Museum will offer a workshop for artists who plan to enter artwork for the Stark County Artists Exhibition. The free information session on Tuesday, June 20, from 6:00 to 7:00 pm, will cover professional presentation techniques and use of the new online submission form. No reservations will be required. Present and former Stark [...]

By | 2017-06-12T14:42:31+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|