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  • 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

  • Deliberations by Alyce Gottesman

    • 03/02/2017

    • 3:00pm - 7:00pm

    • Kent State Stark Main Hall Art Gallery

    • Jack McWhorter

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

    Exhibition will be open March 1-April 7 (close March 27-31 due to spring break). Gallery talk is March 2 at 3pm and the artist reception is March 2 from 5-7pm

  • 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.

  • Library Eco- Fair

    • 03/04/2017

    • 9:00am - 5:00pm

    • Stark County District Library

    • 330-452-0665

    Te Stark COunty District Library kicks off the gardening season with the debut of the new Eco- Fair on March 4 at the Main Library. Visitors can explore a variety of exhibitors and attend free presentations on a range of topics including raising chickens, gardening, soil enrichment, beekeeping, canning, trees and more from the sustainability experts.

  • 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.

  • Listen at the Library

    • 03/09/2017

    • 10:00am - 10:45am

    • Stark County District Library

    • 330-452-0665

    Listen at the Library is a free event tat combines music and story time, creating an interactive experience for children and parents. Children can experience how music and literature fit together with this unique collaboration. The musicians will also teach the children about their instruments and demonstrate how each instrument makes different sounds.

  • Ellen and Christopher Scholl with Kevin J. Bylsma at Malone University

    Faculty Artist Series

    • 03/13/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Stewart Room of the Randall Campus Center

    Malone University will welcome guest artists Ellen Scholl (Mezzo-Soprano) and Christopher School (tenor) as part of the Faculty Artist Series.

  • 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.

  • Listen at the Library

    • 03/15/2017

    • 10:00am - 10:45am

    • Plain Community Branch

    • 330-452-0665

    Listen at the Library is a free event tat combines music and story time, creating an interactive experience for children and parents. Children can experience how music and literature fit together with this unique collaboration. The musicians will also teach the children about their instruments and demonstrate how each instrument makes different sounds.

  • Listen at the Library

    • 03/15/2017

    • 11:30am - 12:15pm

    • Lake Community Branch

    • 330-452-0665

    Listen at the Library is a free event tat combines music and story time, creating an interactive experience for children and parents. Children can experience how music and literature fit together with this unique collaboration. The musicians will also teach the children about their instruments and demonstrate how each instrument makes different sounds.

  • 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

  • A Taste of Ireland

    • 03/17/2017

    • 6:30pm - 10:30pm

    • Fieldcrest Estate

    • $ 47.77

    • 330.966.2222

    Friday Mar 17: O'Hare School of Irish Dance Saturday Mar 18: MacConmara Academy of Irish Dance Call to reserve your tickets today!

  • Community Luncheon

    • 03/18/2017

    • 11:30am - 1:30pm

    • Zion United Church of Christ 415 S Main St., North Canton

    Free Community Luncheon. Pulled Pork Sandwich, bean salad, macaroni salad, chips, desserts, and beverages

  • Walsh University International Dinner

    • 03/18/2017

    • 5:30pm - 8:00pm

    • Cecchini Family Health and Wellness Complex Auxiliary Gym

    • $ 15.00

    • Kristi Campbell

    • 330-490-7105 or kcampbell1@walsh.edu

    Public is invited. The buffet-style dinner will feature international cuisine prepared by Walsh international students, Sodexo and the North Canton community. Entertainment wil include an international fashion show, traditional tea ceremony, Latin dancing, musical performances and classical Japanese swordsmanship. Tickets are $15 per adult, $5 for students, and free for children younger than 5.

  • 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.

  • North Canton Heritage Society Annual Meeting

    • 03/21/2017

    • 7:00pm - 8:45pm

    • 185 Ream St NW

    The evening features a program by Rebecca Hall and Paul Kieffer, authors of "North Canton, Ohio A Place in Time"

  • Look Great in the Inbox Seminar

    • 03/22/2017

    • 9:30am - 11:30am

    • Kent State University at Stark Conference Center

    Join us for this fast, info-packed seminar packed with tips, techniques and tools to help you navigate the dos and don'ts for your email marketing. Presenter: Karen Leonard

  • NCC Annual Awards Luncheon

    • 03/23/2017

    • 11:30am - 2:00pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 35.00

    • Click Here for More Details

    Speaker: Ohio Attorney General Mike Dewine

  • 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?

  • Malone University welcomes poet Maggie Smith

    • 03/29/2017

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    • Randall Campus Center

    Free and open to the public

  • Grant writing seminar sponsored by Visit Canton

    • 03/30/2017

    • 9:00am - 11:00am

    • Courtyard by Marriott

    • 330-454-1439

    Call 330-454-1439 for more information

  • Sanctuary Grande Grand Opening

    • 03/30/2017

    • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    • 850 Applegrove Street NE

    • 330-470-4411

    Sanctuary Grande ribbon cutting and grand opening

  • 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.

  • Pine Cone Gift Shoppe Spring Gathering

    • 04/07/2017

    • 10:00am - 6:00pm

    • Pine Cone Gift Shoppe

    Please join us for our annual Spring Gathering. We will have lots of goodies! New spring wreaths, flowers, candles, chandeliers, lamps, furniture, baskets, and redware items! Refreshments will be served. Come and join us!

  • Pine Cone Gift Shoppe Spring Gathering

    • 04/08/2017

    • 10:00am - 5:00pm

    • Pine Cone Gift Shoppe

    Please join us for our annual Spring Gathering. We will have lots of goodies! New spring wreaths, flowers, candles, chandeliers, lamps, furniture, baskets, and redware items! Refreshments will be served. Come and join us!

  • Adult Easter Egg Hunt

    • 04/08/2017

    • 6:00pm - 10:00pm

    • 1346 Easthill St SE, North Canton

    • $ 20.00

    • 330.966.2222

    6pm: Cash Bar and Game Rules, 7pm: The Hunt is on 9pm: Cash Bar and Prizes awarded

  • A Chorus for a Cause: "Watch Me Fly"

    • 04/08/2017

    • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    • Westbrook Park UMC

    • $ 15.00

    • Purchase Tickets

    A Chorus for a Cause is working hard on the music for our April 8 & 9 concerts which promise to be a lot of fun. With music from the Wizard of Oz and Always Look on the Bright Side of Life and many more, you will come away feeling good, uplifted... certainly a message for those who deal with dyslexia. Our cause this time is Children's Dyslexia Center of Canton and i is with your purchase of tickets that they will receive our donations.

  • A Chorus for a Cause: "Watch Me Fly"

    • 04/09/2017

    • 4:00pm - 6:00pm

    • St. Timothy's Episcopal Church

    • $ 15.00

    • Purchase Tickets

    A Chorus for a Cause is working hard on the music for our April 8 & 9 concerts which promise to be a lot of fun. With music from the Wizard of Oz and Always Look on the Bright Side of Life and many more, you will come away feeling good, uplifted... certainly a message for those who deal with dyslexia. Our cause this time is Children's Dyslexia Center of Canton and i is with your purchase of tickets that they will receive our donations.

  • 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.

  • Speaker: John Quinones

    • 04/19/2017

    • 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    • Kent State University at Stark

    Tickets available at Main Hall while they last beginning March 27 (2 per person limit)

  • The Harmony Ringers: "Oldies"

    • 04/29/2017

    • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

    • St. Timothy's Episcopal Church

    Premiering Elton John's Crocodile Rock as well as Stairway to Heaven, Witchita Lineman, Copacabana, Here Comes the Sun, Blues in the Night, Dancing Queen, Chicken Dance, The Lion Sleeps Tonight and Hallelujah. There are no tickets to purchase.

  • Snip Your Pit for $20 on April 30

    • 04/30/2017

    • 9:00am - 5:00pm

    • info@spayneuterohio.org

    Through Partnership with SpayNeuter Ohio and the Stark County Dog Shelter, Pawsitive Ohio will be offering a limited number of low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for pet owners of Pit Bull-type* dogs in the Canton area on April 30. *Dogs covered under this program must be a Pit Bull-type dog, whch include American Pit Bull Terrier, American Stafforshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Cane Corso and Presa Canario and Pit Bull mixes.

  • The Harmony Ringers: "Oldies"

    • 04/30/2017

    • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    • Faith United Methodist Church

    Premiering Elton John's Crocodile Rock as well as Stairway to Heaven, Witchita Lineman, Copacabana, Here Comes the Sun, Blues in the Night, Dancing Queen, Chicken Dance, The Lion Sleeps Tonight and Hallelujah. There are no tickets to purchase.

  • SBDC Quickbook I

    • 05/05/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 149.00

    • Register Here

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center is sponsoring training sessions on QuickBooks account software. Each Quickbooks session includes the training, use of a computer for the day, breakfast station, two break stations and lunch. Space is limited to 15 participants per session.

  • SBDC Quickbook I

    • 05/05/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 149.00

    • Register Here

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center is sponsoring training sessions on QuickBooks account software. Each Quickbooks session includes the training, use of a computer for the day, breakfast station, two break stations and lunch. Space is limited to 15 participants per session.

  • Stark County District Library Mini Maker Fair

    • 05/05/2017

    • 2:00pm - 8:00pm

    • Main Library 715 Market Avenue North Canton

    Info at StarkLibrary.org/MakerFaire

  • SBDC Quickbook I

    • 05/12/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 149.00

    • Register Here

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center is sponsoring training sessions on QuickBooks account software. Each Quickbooks session includes the training, use of a computer for the day, breakfast station, two break stations and lunch. Space is limited to 15 participants per session.

  • SBDC Quickbook I

    • 05/12/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 149.00

    • Register Here

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center is sponsoring training sessions on QuickBooks account software. Each Quickbooks session includes the training, use of a computer for the day, breakfast station, two break stations and lunch. Space is limited to 15 participants per session.

  • SBDC Quickbook II

    • 05/19/2017

    • 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • Kent Stark State Conference Center

    • $ 149.00

    • Register Here

    The Ohio Small Business Development Center is sponsoring training sessions on QuickBooks account software. Each Quickbooks session includes the training, use of a computer for the day, breakfast station, two break stations and lunch. Space is limited to 15 participants per session.