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Upcoming Events


Events List

  • The Little Art Gallery Primary and Preschool Exhibit

    Opening Reception

    • 02/02/2017

    • 5:00pm - 6:30pm

    On display from February 2- Feb 12

  • Savor the Chamber

    • 02/02/2017

    • 5:00pm - 7:30pm

    • Hilton Garden Inn (Akron Canton Airport)

    • $ 20.00

    • 330-499-5100

    Come and savor some of the delicious foods from the North Canton Area Chamber of Commerce's restaurant members. Open to the Public.

  • KSU Stark presents Small Business Orientation

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center at Kent State University at Stark is sponsoring an information session for individuals interested in starting a small business or those in the early stages of business formation. The Small Business Orientation will provide a general overview of issues related to starting a business, such as business planning, determining market demand, financing options and available community resources. $10 fee for program materials. For additional information, please email aschwitz@kent.edu Walk-in registrations cannot be accommodated.

  • Wallace Coleman Band

    Electric Blues

    • 02/07/2017

    • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Main Hall Auditorium

    • Joel Carbonell

    • jcarbon2@kent.edu

  • Malone University Writer Series: Gilbert King

    • 02/07/2017

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    • Stewart Room of the Randall Campus Center

    • Julie McAbee

    • 330-471-8240

    Malone University will welcome writer Gilbert King as keynote speaker for the upcoming Stafford Lecture as part of the Spring 2017 Writers Series. King is the author of "Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America", which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 2013.

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 02/08/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • Chamber Networking Night

    at GBHG Show

    • 02/09/2017

    • 11:00am - 9:00pm

    • I-X Center

    • $ 15.00

    The Sixth Annual Great Big Chamber Networking Night at the Great Big Home and Garden Show at the I-X Center (near the Cleveland Hopkins Airport). A $15 ticket will give you entrance to the show from 11am-9pm and the Chamber Member only Private Party from 4-6pm that will include Great appetizers, sodas, cash bar, prizes from exhibitors and more!

  • Nannyville: Drawings, Prints and Zines by Elizabeth Dallas

    • 02/13/2017

    • 3:30pm - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Main Hall Art Gallery

    • Jack McWhorter

    • jmcwhort@kent.edu or 330-244-3356

    Exhibition: Feb 8-28, 2017 Mon-Fri 11-5 Gallery Talk and Artist Reception: Monday Feb 13 at 3:30

  • Free Box of Handcrafted Chocolates!

    • 02/14/2017

    • 10:00am - 5:00pm

    • Danbury Community

    Surprise your Valentine with a free box of handcrafted chocolates! Stop by a Danury Community on Tuesday Feb 14 between 10 and 5 to pick up your FREE box of chocolates (one box per family please). To reserve your box of chocolates, please call by Moonday Feb 13: Vicky Grella 9Danbury North Canton & Sanctuary Grande): 330-470-4411 Chrissy Bechtel (Danbury Alliance): 330-209-2128 Nicole Hively (Danbury Massillion): 330-833-7229

  • New Event

    • 02/14/2017

    • 1:44pm - 1:44pm

  • Presentation: Do Black Lives Matter?

    • 02/15/2017

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    • Kent State Stark Main Hall Auditorium

    • Joel Carbonell

    • jcarbon2@kent.edu

    Presented by William Casterlow. He will briefly review a timeline of black experience that was framed by the consistent manipulation of America's laws and criminal justice system to control this population. Special focus will be given to US court cases, intrepretation of laws and how these laws were used to disadvantage and still disadvantage many Americans until today.

  • Albuquerque/ Santa Fe Informational Trip

    • 02/15/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    • AAA's Strip Office

    • Paola Dorta

    • 330-455-6761

    How does a trip to Albuquerque for the International Balloon Fiesta sound as an October getaway? And there's more... a visit to Santa Fe is included! The North Canton Chamber and AAA Ohio Auto Club have teamed up to offer a wonderful vacation package to New Mexico, a chance to see the spectacular sight of hundreds of balloons dotting the Southwestern sky and to take in the beauty of one of America's premier capital cities.

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 02/15/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • Library to Debut Major New Author Series

    #1 New York Times bestselling author Terry McMillian fell in love with books as a teenager while working at the local library. She studied journalism at UC Berkeley and screenwriting at Columbia before making her fiction debut with Mam, which won both the Doubleday New Voices in Fiction Award and the American Book Award. She live in Pasadena, CA

  • Featured Speakers Series: Brain on Fire

    • 02/15/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:45pm

    • Kent Unoversity's Conference Center's Timken Great Hall

    • Kelly Simonis

    • 330-244-3223

    Presented by Susannah Cahalan. She is the New York times bestselling author of "Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness". Tickets for the Susannah Cahalan event will be avalable beginning on Monday, Jan. 23.

  • Presentation: the 1000

    • 02/16/2017

    • 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Main Hall Auditorium

    Presented by Robert Hamilton. Hamilton addresses the mission-critical- presence of African- Americans in NASA.

  • The Little Art Gallery Intermediate School Exhibit

    Opening Reception

    • 02/16/2017

    • 5:00pm - 6:30pm

    On display from February 16-26

  • Community Bingo

    Danbury Senior Living

    • 02/17/2017

    • 12:30pm - 2:30pm

    • Vicky Grella

    • 330-413-1016

    Registration at 12:30pm; Free Bingo from 1:00-2:30pm with Prizs. Refreshments provided and tours available

  • Malone University Faculty Artist Series

    • 02/17/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:00pm

    • Malone's Stewart Room of the "Barn"

    • 330-471-8231

    Malone University will welcome guest Robert Weirich as part of the Faculty Artist Series.

  • 22nd Annual Chili Open Golf Classic

    • 02/18/2017

    • 9:00am - 2:00pm

    • Arrowhead Golf Club

    • $ 10.00

    • Ben Wheeler

    • 517-507-6019

    • Click Here for More Details

    Golf, food, door prizes, raffle and silent auction.

  • Coffee Connection

    • 02/22/2017

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm

    • Danbury Senior Living North Canton

    • Vicky Grella

    • 330-413-1016

    Guest Speaker Kim Kenny, Curator at the McKinley Museum, will talk about the Story of Chocolate, the sweet stuff we all crave! We will explore how it is made, tracing its roots to the Aztec and Mayan cultures. Samples will be provided by Anastasias Chocolates. free continental breakfast.

  • Presentation: Civil Rights

    • 02/22/2017

    • 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Main Hall Auditorium

    Presented by Leslie Heaphy. Heaphy will focus on looking beyond just the well=publicized events of the Civil Rights movement to some of the lesser known people and events. Heaphy will look at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. but also John L. Lewis, Julian Bond and others. Topics such as school desegregation, "Don't Buy where you Can't Work" campaigns and Double Victory will be discussed.

  • Renovation Open House

    Showcasing a new procedur

    • 02/22/2017

    • 3:30pm - 5:30pm

    • Circulatory Centers

    Circulatory Centers will be showcasing a new procedure room that will bring convenience to the Canton area for Varicose and Spider Vein treatment

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 02/22/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • Malone University to host author Kelly Luce

    • 02/22/2017

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    • Malone University's Stewart Room

    Kelly Luce is the author of "Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail" which won Foreward Review's Editor's Choice Prize for Fiction, and the novel "Pull Me Under" from Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

    • 02/24/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • Stark County District Library Hosts Antique Appraisal with Ed Fernandez

    • 02/25/2017

    • 9:00am - 1:00pm

    • Stark County Distric Library

    • 330-452-0665

    Are you curious about the worth of a family heirloom or thrift store find? Join Stark County District Library for an antiques appraisal event at the Main Library in downtown Canton. Ed Fernandez (of Fernandez Auctioneers) will offer free and entertaining appraisals of any item that can be carried into the library. This includes furniture, art and other antiques. Patrons can stop by the library any time during the event to have their items appraised on a first- come first-served basis.

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

    • 02/25/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson (ASL Interpreted)

    • 02/26/2017

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 03/01/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • The Little Art Gallery Middle School Exhibit

    Opening Reception

    • 03/02/2017

    • 5:00pm - 6:30pm

    On display from March 2-12

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

    • 03/03/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • NCPL How to Festival

    • 03/04/2017

    • 10:00am - 4:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    • Christina Weyrick

    • 330.499.4712x331 or cweyrick@northcantonlibrary.org

    The North Canton Public Library will host its second annual How-to Festival. The festival will offer 35 classes in six hours. Each class will be 30 min long, with as many as five intro level classes hosted in various library spaces concurrently each hour. Attendees will learn how to: keep bees, do chair yoga, use a 3D printer, keep backyear chickens, live peacefully with wildlife, prepare healthy foods, do nail art, use essential oils and more.This festival is open to everyone. There is no registration required, and all classes are first come, first served.

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

    • 03/04/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson (ASL Interpreted)

    • 03/05/2017

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Fine Arts Theater

    • $ 10.00

    • Box Office (Mon, Wed, Fri 1-5pm only)

    • 330-244-3348

    • Purchase Tickets

    Based on the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, take a journey in Levitt's shoes as a female astronomer at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s - a time when the ideas of women did not come to fruition until men accredited the theories for their own gain. Leavitt must learn to accommodate her love of science with her family responsibilities and her place as a woman.

  • SBDC Small Business Start-up Information Session

    • 03/06/2017

    • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    • Kent State Stark Conference Center

    • $ 10.00

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center sponsors an information session for individuals interested in starting a small business or those who are in the early stages of business formation.

  • GriefShare grief recovery seminar and support group

    • 03/07/2017

    • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    • Zion United Church of Christ

    • $ 20.00

    GriefShare national recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is this normal?" "The Challenges of Grief" "Greif and Your Relationships" Why?" and "Guilt and Anger". This is a 13 week course and one may join at any time.

  • Drive New Business with Social Media Seminar

    Constant Contact Seminar

    • 03/08/2017

    • 9:15am - 11:00am

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    You know you should be on social media for your business or non-profit. You know it can help you drive more new and repeat business for your organization. But do you know why?

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 03/08/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • Conference for Nursing Home Administrators

    • 03/09/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:00pm

    • Kent State Stark Conference Center

    Kent State University at Stark will present a one-day Nursing Home Administrators Conference.

  • NSME Monthly Meeting Workshop

    • 03/14/2017

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    • Tangiers (532 W Market St, Akron)

    Please join us for our next monthly meeting workshop from 4-5:30pm, networking at 5:30-6:00, and dinner program at 6pm. We will be at Tangiers, 532 West Market Street in Akron for this meeting. We are looking forward to Maria Stevens will be presenting for the workshops an David Ganio will be presenting at the dinner.

  • Grow Your Business with Email and Social Media Free Seminar

    Constant Contact Seminar

    • 03/15/2017

    • 9:15am - 11:00am

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    Many small businesses and organization find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible.

  • Healthy Clean Eating with Cindy Petitti

    • 03/15/2017

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    • North Canton Public Library

    Learn how, why and what to eat for optimum health during this six week series of classes offered by Cindy Petitti. Cindy will teach us how to read labels, which foods we sould always eat organic and which we can eat conventional and more! There is no registration required. Attendees are encouraged to attend the full series in order to learn all there is to know, but it is not required

  • The Little Art Gallery High School Exhibit

    Opening Reception

    • 03/16/2017

    • 5:00pm - 6:30pm

    On display from March 16-26

  • Malone University Zoo Education Department Animal Show

    • 03/19/2017

    • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

    • Malone's East Campus building

    • cjevans2@malone.edu

    The Malone University Zoo Education department invites the community to view an animal handling show featuring Malone's exotic animal collection.

  • Shorten Your Sales Cycle When You Automate Your Marketing Free Seminar

    Constant Contact Seminar

    • 03/29/2017

    • 9:15am - 11:00am

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    Do you send the same information over and over? Do you ever forget to follow up with new subscribers, customer anniversaries and birthdays? How do you share your great case studies and success stories?

  • KSU Stark presents Small Business Orientation

    • 04/03/2017

    • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    • $ 10.00

    • 330-244-3290

    • Registration & Payment

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center at Kent State University at Stark is sponsoring an information session for individuals interested in starting a small business or those in the early stages of business formation. The Small Business Orientation will provide a general overview of issues related to starting a business, such as business planning, determining market demand, financing options and available community resources. $10 fee for program materials. For additional information, please email aschwitz@kent.edu Walk-in registrations cannot be accommodated.

  • NSME Business Buzz

    Networking Event

    • 04/06/2017

    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

    • Canton Brewing Company

    Bring business cards and make new connections.

  • Library to Debut Major New Author Series

    Garth Stein discusses his bestselling book "The Art of Racing in the Rain", the writing process and more. He's the author of three other novels: including his latest, "A Sudden Light". "the Art of Racing in the Rain" is the contemporary classic narrated by the beloved canine character, Enzo. It's sold 6 million copies, been translated into 35 languages, and spent more than three years on the NYT bestseller list.

  • Featured Speakers Series: Words of Wisdom About Doing the Right Thing

    • 04/19/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:45pm

    • Kent University's Conference Center's Timken Great Hall

    • Kelly Simonis

    • 330-244-3223

    Presented by John Quinones. At the podium, he focuses on his odds-defying journey, celebrating the life- changing power of education, standing as a champion for the Latino American Dream and providing thought-provoking insights into human nature and ethical behavior. tickets for the john Quinones event will be available beginning Monday, March 27.