EVENTS FOR WEEK of OCTOBER 5, 2015:
For your legal needs, call The Stark County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service at 330 453-0686 / Monday thru Fridays from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm or go online at: www.StarkCtyBar.com
Protect yourself and your loved ones by calling the Foundation Fighting Blindness today at 1-800-Blindness for a free packet on preventing and managing age-related macular degeneration. You can also check their website: www.fightblindness.org for more info.
The Stark County Board of Elections has expanded the online search capabilities available for voters on its website: www.starkcountyohio.gov/board-of-elections. It is now possible for voters to track the status of their absentee ballot online. The process is secure and easy to use. On the website, voters who mailed an absentee voter application and are waiting to receive the ballot can verify the date the Board of Elections sends it out.
Witness history as several surviving British war children will be at a special 5:30 pm reception and 6 pm panel discussion on Wed. Oct. 7th at Hoover High School on 7th St. NE in North Canton. No registration required. For a full list of series events hosted by Walsh University, visit: www.walsh.edu/WarChildren
A VISION AWARENESS FAIR will be held on Thurs. Oct. 8th from 9 am - 2 pm at Canton Christian Home on North Cleveland Ave. in Canton. Includes special guest speaker; fasting blood sugar testing; flu shots; continental breakfast and lunch items provided and many more. It's free and open to the public and for more info, call The Philomatheon Society at 330 453-9157.
The McKinley Presidential Library & Museum is honored to host THE ANDERSONVILLE TRIAL performed by the Courthouse Players, a group of Stark County lawyers and judges, on Thurs. Oct. 8th at the Museum's Everhard Auditorum at 7 pm. Doors will open at 6:30 pm with live period music. $ 10 per person and pre-paid reservations are required by calling 330 455-7043.
The Massillon Museum invites the public to attend the Studio M exhibition opening of "THUMBPRINT / MATHEMATICS: THUMBPRINT of the DIVINE" on Fri. Oct. 9th from 6 - 8 pm. Party is free, casual, and open to everyone with no required reservations. Call 330 833-4061 if needing more info.
Learn how to construct a ZOAR PEGGED SHELF on Sat. Oct. 10th from 8 am - 2 pm at the Historic Zoar Village. Participants will learn how to use a bow saw, brace and bits, files, hammers and nails as well as practice sanding techniques. Cost is $ 95 per person or $ 85.50 for Zoar Community Association and Ohio History Connection members. Call 330 874-3011 to reserve your spot today.
The Massillon Public Library is offering FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in October with the first class "COMPUTER BASICS" being held on Sat. Oct. 10th from 11 am - 12:30 pm. Another class - INTERNET BASICS will be held on the same day from 1 - 2:30 pm; and finally, also on Oct. 10th, from 3 - 4:30 pm will be the "3 D DESIGN CLASS". To place a required reservation, stop by the library or call 330 832-9831, Ext. 327.
AN ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST will be served at The Foltz Community Center on Wood. St. in East Canton on Sat. Oct. 10th from 7 - 10:30 am. $ 6 for adults; $ 4.50 for kids ages 6 - 12; and free for children age 5 and under. Call 330 488-6500 for more info.
Wilmot Fire & Rescue will be sponsoring ALL YOU CAN EAT FAMILY STYLE HAM DINNERS on Sun. Oct. 11th from 11 am - 1 pm at the Fire Department. $ 8 for adults; $ 4 for kids ages 4- 10; and free for children age 3 and under. For directions or carryout dinners, call 330 359-5995.
Paris Israel Church located on Lisbon St. NE in Paris, is hosting TOWN SOUND CHORUS and QUARTET along with Guitarist Dan Huscusson on Sat. Oct. 11th at 10:10 am. Free music event and meal will follow the concert. Doors open at 9:45 am and for more details, call 330 862-3776.
St. Michael Church at the corner of Fulton & Whipple Rd. in Canton is hosting THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH Oct. 12th through Oct. 31st - 11:30 am - 7:30 pm. Pumpkins are available in a variety of sizes, shapes and prices. If needing more info or directions, visit their website at: www.stmichaelcanton.org
The Louisville Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee is holding a COMMUNITY FORUM on Mon. Oct. 12th from 6 - 7:30 pm at The Constitution Center on W. Main Street. Residents that cannot attend the forum may still participate in the ongoing survey. A link to the 17-question survey can be found by selecting the "comprehensive Plan Survey" link on the City of Louisville's website at: www.louisvilleohio.com
First Lutheran Church on East Tusc. Street near downtown Canton will be serving FREE HOT MEALS on Wednesday, Oct. 14th from 4:30 - 6 pm.
Canton Christian Women's Connection invites area women to hear speaker Sandi Lemmon's - "CONFESSIONS of a WORKAHOLIC" at their luncheon on Wed. Oct. 16th from 11:30 am - 1 pm at The Fairways at Arrowhead on Rogwin Circle SW in North Canton. $ 13 per person and to place a required reservation by Oct. 11th deadline, call 330 837-6552.