FYI

- Reservations for the Walsh University Women’s Committee’s "Breakfast at Tiffany’s" Fashion Show and Luncheon are due by Oct. 27 for the Nov. 4,event held at Brookside Country Club. The cost is $48 per person. Doors open at 10 a.m. for early shopping; with lunch served at noon and the fashion show will follow lunch. To register, visit www.walsh.edu/fashionshow. For additional information, call 330-244-4752. Proceeds from the Fashion Show and Luncheon will go towards Walsh University student scholarships.

Oct. 28

- Canton’s Historic Ridgewood neighborhood offers History-Mystery walking tours, led by a costumed story-teller. Tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. The cost is $20 per person, adults only. Reservations are required and can be made at www.ridgewoodghosttours.com or by calling 330-454-5233.

- Diggin’ in the Dark will be held from 6 to 11:55 p.m. at the Stark County Library Main Branch, 715 Market Ave. N, Canton. It is a full night of Genealogy Research. Whether you are just discovering your family history or have been researching for years, this evening is a great opportunity to learn more. The special topic for the evening will be a presentation on DNA. A class will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and access to databases, information from organizations and refreshments and door prizes throughout the evening. For more information, call 330-452-0665 or visit StarkLibrary.org/Genealogy.

Oct. 30

- The Corporate University at Kent State University at Stark will present a Project Management Professional (PMP) Examination Preparation course from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30 to Nov. 4. The course provides students with the knowledge needed to pass the Project Management Institute PMP certification exam. The five-day course includes instructor-led, intense focus as well as practice exams, quizzes, quick reference guides, and all the necessary materials and post-class support for passing the exam. For more information, call 330-499-9600 or email starkinfo@kent.edu.

Oct. 31

- Canton’s Historic Ridgewood neighborhood offers History-Mystery walking tours, led by a costumed story-teller. Tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. The cost is $20 per person, adults only. Reservations are required and can be made at www.ridgewoodghosttours.com or by calling 330-454-5233.

- The Ohio Small Business Development Center at Kent State University, 6000 Frank Ave. NW, is sponsoring an informational session from 5 to 7 p.m. for people interested in starting a small business or those who are in the early stages of business formation. There is a $10 fee per person for program materials. Register and pay online at www.cantonsbdc.org. For more  information, call  330-244-3290 or email aschwitz@kent.edu.  

- The Single Seniors will hold a luncheon and meeting at 1 p.m. at LaPizzaria, 3656 Dressler Road. Reservations are required. Call Norma  at 330-452-5889 or Bernie at 330-477-5325 for more information.

Nov. 4

- Jason Petty and his band will be performing some of Hank Williams’ greatest hits at the Lions Lincoln Theatre in Massillon at 7:30 p.m. All seats are reserved and tickets are $20 for the main floor and $15 for the balcony. Tickets can be purchased by calling 800-838-3006 or online at www.lionslincolntheatre.org. The theatre is located at 156 Lincoln Way E.

- From noon to 2 p.m. make a turkey craft at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. All materials, tools, and instruction are supplied at no charge. Free parking is available on adjacent streets and in nearby city lots.  For more information, call the museum at 330-833-4061 or visitmassillonmuseum.org.

- Massillon Public Library Children’s Department presents "Caroline and the War of 1812 Era: an American Girl Doll Program" at 11 a.m., for grades 3 and up. Kids are invited to bring their favorite adult and their own American Girl or other doll to learn about the War of 1812 Era and how it affected the life of the American Girl book character Caroline. There will be stories, light refreshments and attendees will learn about Caroline and her favorite pastime: decorating fabric with her lovely embroidery. The program is free. For more information or to register, call 330-832-5037 or log onto the library’s website:www.massillonlibrary.org. The library is at 208 Lincoln Way E. The Second Street entrance is handicapped accessible.

- Prominent local artists take center stage in the battle against hunger during the fifth annual Palett2Palate charity auction. Join Stark County Hunger Task Force and area artists in the Meyers Lake Ballroom for an art exhibition and live and silent auctions plus music, delicious food and craft beverages. Pre-sale at a discounted rate of $50 each (the price increases to $55 on Oct.30). Each ticket holder receives two coupons for beverages including wine and beer and will enjoy heavy appetizers by Mr. Mike’s Catering and amazing desserts courtesy of Kat’s Bake Shoppe. All proceeds benefit SCHTF and its network of more than 30 pantries throughout Stark County. For additional information or to purchase tickets, go to http://starkhunger.org/p2p/ or contact Mary Anne Schwartz at MASchwartz01@gmail.com.

Nov. 7

- The Massillon Museum history discussion session will meet from 10 a.m. until noon. Local historian Margy Vogt will pose local history questions and offer prizes for correct answers, creative attempts, and awful answers. The group meets the first Tuesday of every month from at the Fred F. Silk Community Room in the Museum’s lower level. The Museum is handicap accessible. Guests chat casually about a pre-announced topic, usually a segment of Massillon history. Coffee and Liebermann’s pastries are available for a donation. For more information, call the Museum at 330-833-4061 or visit massillonmuseum.org.

Nov. 8

- Diversity and Inclusions Symposium Part II, What Medical Team Members need to Know Integrating Faith and Culture in Healthcare, will be held beginning at 7:30 a.m. at Aultman Health Foundation's Morrow House, 2600 Sixth St. SW, Canton. Good for OT/PT/A SRT credit. For more information, call 330-363-5481.

NOV. 10

- The 46th annual Christkindl Markt will be held Nov. 10-12 at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Avenue N., in downtown Canton. Sponsored by the Canton Fine Arts Associates, Christkindl Markt is a juried fine arts and fine crafts show with a holiday theme. Profits benefit the Canton Museum of Art. Popular media celebrity Robin Swoboda will entertain with her special brand of humor beginning at 2 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Canton Museum of Art Conference Room. At 2 p.m., Nov. 11, Fox-8 meteorologist Andre Bernier will present his warm and witty book series, "Christmas in Pilaf."  The Markt will also feature returning favorite activities. Featured this year will be more than 100 artisans exhibiting their handcrafted fine arts and crafts. Two eateries will be available. Other new additions include visits by Santa and strolling musicians. Tickets are $7 per person; children 12 years and under are free. Parking is free. For tickets or more information, contact cantonart.org or Suzie Thomas, 330-453-7666 ext 105.