Social media and email:
November 5, 2014
6:30pm - 8:00pm
SCORE, America's counselors to small businesses, and Malone University are sponsoring a workshop on how to use social media and email to successfully market your business. Sign-in begins at 6 p.m. and the workshop will run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. No fee and handouts will be provided.
Location: Mitchell Hall on Malone's campus
Contact: To register, phone 330.244.3280 or email email@example.com
Flappers and Gangsters, Gin and Jazz
November 12, 2014
5:00pm - 800pm
The Roaring 20s night out will be an evening of cocktails, appetizers, and underworld trivia with Columbia Heights native Rudy Turkal in unique surroundings—all to benefit the Friends of the Massillon Museum. Use the secret password “Oscar” to get past the bouncer at the door. “Come as you are after work, or take time to don your fringe and feathers, slick suits and fedoras,” said committee member Mary Ann Poling. 'Costumes are totally optional, but we’ll have spare accessories on hand if you change your mind—to get you into the spirit of our gin joint.” A limited number of tickets ($25 per person) will be available at Daugherty Hair Company (40 Lincoln Way East) and Anderson’s in the City (121 Lincoln Way East), both in downtown Massillon. Event tickets may be ordered by mail by sending a check payable to “Friends of the Massillon Museum” to 1170 Lennox Avenue, N.E., Massillon 44646. Beverage and raffle tickets will be sold at the event, where cash, checks, and credit cards will be accepted. The secret downtown Massillon event location is revealed on the tickets. Ticket price include hors d’oeuvres. Sponsored by The Friends of the Massillon Museum Committee.
Cost: $25 per ticket
Contact: Margy Vogt 330-832-8469
Stark Parks to Dedicate Final Towpath Trail Connection
November 12, 2014
A dedication and ribbon pulling is planned on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Viaduct to celebrate the final Towpath Trail connection through Massillon. The new route features an asphalt trail under Lincoln Way and under Tremont with a switchback up to the southern sidewalk on Tremont to complete the near 26-mile trail in Stark County. Retired Congressman and Towpath Trail visionary, Ralph Regula, will be the featured speaker with remarks by Park Director Bob Fonte, Ohio & Erie Canalway Directors Dan Rice and Tim Donovan, and Mayor Kathy Catazaro-Perry. Terry Roan, Vietnam veteran and Commander of the Massillon VFW 3124 will lead the audience in the Pledge of Allegiance. The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Viaduct will be closed from Noon until 2 p.m. The project was funded by a federal grant with ODOT and Black Horse Bridge Construction. Parking will be available on the east side of the viaduct at the City of Massillon Health Department, 111 Tremont Ave SW. Refreshments will follow the dedication and ribbon pulling.
Location: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Viaduct - Tremont SE
Contact: 330-479-2334 or 330-409-8996
60th Annual Holiday Parade
November 22, 2014
Music, marching units, floats, and celebrities escorting Santa into town. Sponsored by Massillon Main Street and Downtown Massillon Association.
Location: Kick-off on Lincoln Way at Eighth Street NE continuing West toward Lincoln Way Viaduct
Contact: 330-806-5846 GLDietzII@yahoo.com
Community Candlelight Walk
December 7, 2014
5:30-7:15pm Churches open/7:45-9:00pm Finale at St. Mary's Church
Surround yourself with the majesty of the season. Stroll to historic churches to savor their music and architecture. Enjoy carolers, instrumental groups, luminaries lining historic Fourth Street, and cookies and coffee. A cooperative effort of the Massillon Area Chamber of Commerce, FirstMerit Bank, The Independent, CHARM Neighborhood Association, WHS Vocal Department and Downtown Massillon Association.
Location: Historic Churches and Fourth Street NE
Contact: 330-833-3146 www.massillonohchamber.com firstname.lastname@example.org