EVENTS for WEEK of NOVEMBER 17, 2014:
Six locations in the Stark County area will serve as collection sites for OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD - the world's largest Christmas project. Call 440 865-2565 for a list of drop locations and more details.
Join everyone at The 24th ANNUAL HOLLY PINE LANE EVENT at The Canton Garden Center to check out the beautiful decorated Christmas decorations and trees, wreaths and swags, with live demonstrations; plus Santa Claus for all ages on Nov. 20th and 21st from 10 am - 8 pm and Nov. 22nd and 23rd from 10 am - 5 pm. Santa will arrive on Nov. 20th at 6 pm as the entire park lights up for the 2014 holiday season. For directions and more info, call 330 455-6172.
Malone University's Rho Tau Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international education honor society, will host popular recording artist Chip (Richter) and the Munks for "JAMMIN' in YOUR JAMMIES, on Friday, Nov. 21st from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Children are encouraged to attend in their "jammies" and the family concert will end with milk and cookies and all children will leave with a gift. Tickets are $ 5 per person, or $20 maximum per family and may be purchased at the door by cash or a check.
PHOTOGRAPHY by FRIENDS of RELAY for LIFE will be featured at a special EXHIBITION EVENT on Fri. Nov. 21st from 6 - 8 pm at The Massillon Museum in downtown Massillon. It's free, open to the public with no reservations required. Come and meet the photographers, see their artwork, and enjoy refreshments. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Call 330 833-4061 if needing more info.
Stop in at the Louisville Area YMCA on Nickleplate St. in Louisville or call 330 875-1611 to learn more about their upcoming THANKSGIVING MORNING BOOT CAMP and NEW HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING CLASS; NOVEMBER'S FAMILY NIGHT on Nov. 21st; SPECIAL BABYSITTER TRAINING CLASS on Sat. Nov. 22nd; TEEN NIGHT on Sat. Nov. 22nd from 7 - 10 pm; and their HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL LEAGUE for boys and girls in grades 9 - 12.
THE 30th ANNUAL HOMESPUN HOLIDAY CRAFT SHOW will be held on Sat. Nov. 22nd from 9 am - 4 pm at St. George Romanian Orthodox Church on 30th Street NW in Canton. Featuring over 40 crafters, lots of home made goodies and much more, and it's free. For more info, call 330 492-4592.
Everyone is invited to downtown Massillon this Sat. Nov. 22nd for the 60th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARADE beginning at 10 am. For more details, call 330 806-5846.
A winter wonderland will take over at the Massillon Public Library after the Massillon Holiday Parade on Sat. Nov. 22nd. A special GINGERBREAD MAN-THEMED HOLIDAY EVENT will take place from 11 am - 2 pm with a variety of activities taking place throughout the library. For all the details, visit their website at: www.massillonlibrary.org
Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve is sponsoring A CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE on Nov. 22nd and 23rd from 10 am - 5 pm each day at their Preserve on Beech St. NE in Alliance. Stop by and enjoy the sights and smells of an old fashion Christmas hands-on crafts for adults and kids workshop; explore the Science Center and check out the "Candy Land" and train display. For more info, call 330 829-7050.
All Saints Temple will be providing FREE HOT MEALS on Sat. Nov. 22nd from 1 - 3 pm. Temple is located on Wilbur Allen Jr. Ave. SE in Canton (next to Jackson Pool). For more info, call 330 280-1873.
A KNAP-IN (a gathering of craftsman who chip (knap) flint to replicate arrow heads, spear points, knives and other implements that sustained, fed, and clothed native people for thousands of years) will be featured at The Wilderness Center on Sat. Nov. 29th from 9 am - 4 pm. Visitors are welcome to come watch or try a hand at knapping. It's free and for additional info, visit: www.wildernesscenter.org or call 1-877 359-5235.