EVENTS FOR WEEK of AUGUST 24, 2015:
The next Ohio Department of Insurance's Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program about "WELCOME to MEDICARE" will be held on Thurs. Aug. 27th at The Plain Community Branch Library on Schneider St. NE in Canton. For more details and to place a required reservation, call 1-800 223-8662.
There will be a meeting of Massillon Public Library Board of Trustee's Audit and Budget Committee at 3 pm on Thurs. Aug. 27th in the auditorium of the Library. For more information, call 330 832-9831, Ext. 314.
The Quest Recovery & Prevention Services will be sponsoring their ANNUAL QUEST on the COURSE GOLF OUTING on Fri. Aug. 28th at Arrowhead Golf Club on Rogwin Circle in North Canton. Call 330 453-8252, Ext. 361 for registration info.
The Canton Arts District wants to fill 4th Street NW (between Cleveland and Dewalt) with yogi as they sponsor the first "YOGA in the STREET EVENT" on Sat. Aug. 29th at 10 am. Beginners to advanced, kids to kids at heart are welcome to join in for the free yoga practice. Call 330 453-1075, Ext. 206 for additional information.
The Wilderness Center will be hosting A BUTTERFLY WALK at FOXFIELD PRESERVE on Sat. Aug. 29th from 10 - 11 am. Featuring a guided tour to collect and identify butterflies, as well as talk about the wildflowers of the prairie. Call 330 359-05235 for additional details.
St. George Romanian Catholic Cathedral will sponsor its Seventh Annual ROMANIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL on Sun. Aug. 30th at the Church on 44th St. NE in Canton from 12 noon - 8 pm. Come and enjoy Romanian folk dancers; live music; traditional Romanian food; pastries and more.
During the next Massillon Museum history discussion session on Tues. Sept. 1st, from 10 am - noon; participants will talk about local fall traditions. Guests are invited to bring stories, photographs, and mementoes to share with the group. If needing more info, call 330 833-4061.
On Wed. Sept. 2nd at 6:30 pm, the monthly meeting of the Massillon Genealogical Society will present "8,000 MILES in an HOUR" with guest speakers. Featuring a presentation of their 8,000 mile trip throughout the western United States. Program is free and will be held at the Lillian Beane Center on 16th St. SE in Massillon. Call 330 832-9831, Ext. 337 if questions, as no registration is required.
For lots ot fun, good food, and great music, then plan on attending the 2nd ANNUAL SCOTT GEPHART MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER on Sat. Sept. 5th at The Meyers Lake Ballroom on Parkway St. NW in Canton. Doors open at 5 pm; buffet dinner at 6 pm and bands start at 8 pm. Tickets available at the door or by calling 330 418-6915.
St. George Romanian Orthocox Church on 30th St. NW in Canton will be serving TRADITIONAL ROMANIAN DINNERS on Sun. Sept. 6th from 11:30 am - 2 pm. $ 10 for adults; $ 5 for kids ages 5 - 10; and free for children age 4 and under. Desserts and carryouts available.
The City of Green will be hosting a COMMUNITY FIREWORKS DISPLAY on Sun. Sept. 6th at Boettler Park on Massillon Rd. Come early, bring a picnic dinner and enjoy a summer evening at the park. For more details, call 330 806-0311.