Massillon Museum to Offer Knitting Class 

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Massillon Museum to Offer Knitting Class 

  The Massillon Museum will offer a three-week knitting class for adults and students ages 16 and older on Sundays from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on September 10, 17, and 24.  Registration is required by September 5. Instructor Rochelle Kramer will introduce knitting basics—casting on, knitting, perling, and binding off.  Participants will complete a scarf [...]

By | 2017-08-18T17:31:39+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

MassMu’s Inaugural History Happy Hour

Stop at the Massillon Museum after work on Wednesday, September 6, starting at 5:30 p.m. for the Museum’s inaugural History Happy Hour.     The free event will include social time and a half-hour presentation by Dr. Molly Sergi, Kent State University—“Memories and Memorials: World War I Battlefields.”    Beer and wine will be available for [...]

By | 2017-08-18T17:31:12+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Massillon Museum to Present “Women on the Move: Fashions from The Great War Era” 

The Massillon Museum will host “Women on the Move: Fashions from The Great War Era”—a luncheon, fashion display, and program—on Wednesday, September 20, at noon, at the MAPS Air Museum.    The $35 ticket includes a generous lunch, admission to the MAPS Air Museum, and the program.  The event is a Massillon Museum Capital Campaign fundraiser [...]

By | 2017-08-16T19:13:32+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

MassMu History Group September Topic Will Be Neighborhood Fun

What did you and your neighbors do for fun when you were a kid?  Hop-scotch, kick the can, hide and seek, pick-up baseball, lemonade stands, bicycle parades?  Massillon Museum History Discussion Group moderator, Chris Craft, will lead a conversation about memorable neighborhood traditions at the next session—Tuesday, September 5, from 10:00 a.m. until noon. History [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:00:57+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Local|

Massillon Museum Board Meeting

The Massillon Museum will hold its monthly board meeting on Wednesday, August 30, at 4:00 p.m., in the Fred F. Silk Community Room at the Massillon Museum.   The Massillon Museum is located at 121 Lincoln Way East in downtown Massillon. For more information, call the Massillon Museum at 330-833-4061 or visit massillonmuseum.org. Media Contact: [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:00:11+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Local|

Do the Mu!—Papermaking

At the Massillon Museum’s “Do the Mu!” workshop on Saturday, September 2, participants will learn how to handcraft paper. 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 Gibson is an artist and [...]

By | 2017-08-08T16:34:54+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

David Harding to Speak at MassMu Brown Bag Lunch

David Harding will tell the history of television game shows at the Massillon Museum’s Brown Bag Lunch on Tuesday, August 22. The event is free and open to the public without reservations.    A Massillon native, Harding earned his undergraduate degree at Walsh College/University and his graduate degree at The University of Akron. He taught English [...]

By | 2017-08-07T15:11:41+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Tiger-Striped Ice Cream Night

The Massillon Museum will celebrate the launch of th 2017 Tiger football season with free orange-and-black ice cream immediately following the Tiger Kick-Off Pep Rally on Wednesday, August 23. Tiger-Striped Ice Cream Night, co-hosted by the Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club, has become part of Massillon’s football season kick-off tradition. The rally, which will begin with the Tiger Growl [...]

By | 2017-08-04T15:53:36+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|

Canton Artists League to Exhibit Caught Off Guard: A Candid View in Studio M

The Canton Artist League has created the exhibition, Caught Off Guard: A Candid View, for the Massillon Museum’s Studio M from August 11 through September 17, 2017. Canton Artists League members were invited to create work that captures an unexpected moment, suggests a narrative with an unknown beginning or end, or includes an unlikely pairing of elements. [...]

By | 2017-07-28T19:51:57+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Local, Massillon Museum|