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Calendar: December 2015 and January 2016

December at the Massillon Museum

 

...main gallery exhibition continues through January 10, 2016

Stark County Artists Exhibition

 

...second-floor exhibition continues through April 24, 2016

Fashion Outlaws

 

...second-floor exhibition continues

Paul Brown:  The Professional Years

 

...second-floor exhibition continues

The Immel Circus

 

...Studio M exhibition continues through January 3

Artwork by Canton Artists League

 

 

Tuesday, December 2

History Discussion Group—“Show and Tell” 

10:00 am to Noon  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Coffee and sweets available for a donation

Some people attend every month, others attend when the topic interests them

 

Wednesday, December 2

Downtown Massillon Holly Days and Light Up

6:00 to 8:30 pm  -  Cookie decorating in the Museum lobby and storytelling in gallery

 

Saturday, December 5

Do the Mu!  Tessellations (Instructor:  Gary Spangler)  

Noon to 2:00 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Intergenerational drop-in workshop

Tessellations are flat artworks made of geometric shapes, called tiles, with no overlaps and no gaps. The artist M.C. Escher is famous for the tessellations he created.

 

Saturday, December 5

Members’ Holiday Party

7:00 to 9:00 pm  -  Free  -  Reservations requested  -  New members welcome at any time
To become a member: massillonmuseum.org/membership

 

Wednesday, December 9

Children’s Holiday Party

6:00 to 7:30 pm  -  Free  -  Reservations requested

Children and grandchildren of members  -  New members welcome at any time

To become a member: massillonmuseum.org/membership

 

Thursday, December 10

ReelMassillon:  The Thin Man

7:00 pm  -  $7 suggested donation  -  @Massillon Museum  -  Galleries open until the screening begins

Presented by MassMu, Ohio Humanities, Lincoln Theatre, ArtsinStark, Historic Massillon Main Street, KinoArts

 

Tuesday, December 15

Book Signing:  All the Way to #1 (Timothy L. Hudak will be signing)

11:00 am to 1:00 pm  -  Book available for $34 in OHregionalities—MassMu shop

A 408-page exploration of championship high school football by Timothy L. Hudak with John R. Pflug Jr.

 

Thursday, December 25

MassMu Closed for Christmas

 

 

 

 

January at the Massillon Museum

 

 

...main gallery exhibition continues through January 10, 2016

Stark County Artists Exhibition

 

...second-floor exhibition continues through April 24, 2016

Fashion Outlaws

 

...second-floor exhibition continues

Paul Brown:  The Professional Years

 

...second-floor exhibition continues

The Immel Circus

 

...Studio M exhibition continues through January 3

Artwork by Canton Artists League

 

 

Thursday, January 1

MassMu Closed for New Year’s Day

 

Saturday, January 2

Saturday Open Studio Pottery Begins

10:00 am to 4:00 pm  -  $50 per month ($40 MassMu member)  -  Prerequisite:  MassMu Pottery I or equivalent

Use Museum tools, equipment, and glazes; bring clay or purchase a 25-pound bag for $20  -  Register by December 24

 

Saturday, January 2

Do the Mu!  Printmaking (Instructor:  Emery Thoenen)  

Noon to 2:00 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Intergenerational drop-in workshop

Join in the workshop at any time during the two hours

 

Tuesday, January 5

History Discussion Group—“Extreme Weather” 

10:00 am to Noon  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Coffee and sweets available for a donation

Some people attend every month, others attend when the topic interests them

 

Wednesday, January 6

Wednesday Open Studio Pottery Begins

10:00 am to 4:00 pm  -  $50 per month ($40 MassMu member)  -  Prerequisite:  MassMu Pottery I or equivalent

Use Museum tools, equipment, and glazes; bring clay or purchase a 25-pound bag for $20  -  Register by December 31

 

Friday, January 8

Soft Opening of Studio M Exhibition:  Paintings by Melissa Markwald

Exhibition can be viewed January 8 through February 21

Artist’s reception:  Saturday, January 30, 3:00 to 5:00 pm

 

Saturday, January 9

Kids’ Drama Camp (Instructor:  Brayden Frascone)

1:00 to 4:00 pm  -  1-day workshop  -  $15 ($12 MassMu members)  -  Grades 5 to 8

Games and activities to teach projection, storytelling, acting, and improvisation  -  Register by January 2

 

Saturday, January 16

Yoga in the Fashion Outlaws Galleries with The Sangria Stand

8:30 to 9:30 am  -  $10 ($8 MassMu member)  -  Beginner and up  -  All ages  -  Mats available if needed

Third Saturday of the month (February 20 and March 19)  -  Register by January 9

 

Saturdays, January 16 and 23

Resist-dye Fashion (Instructor:  Sarah McMahon)

1:00 to 4:00 pm  -  $45 ($40 MassMu member) including supplies -  2-week workshop  -  Register by January 9  

Adults and teens ages 15 and older  -  Decorate a fashionable scarf and other textiles with your own designs

 

Sunday, January 17

Painting Heritage (Instructor:  Emily Vigil)

2:30 to 4:30 pm  -  $50 ($45 MassMu member) including supplies 

Adults and teens ages 15 and older  -  4 weeks  -  Register by January 12  

Use acrylics, mixed media, and visual sources from family heritage to create a unique painting  

Complements The Big Read  -  The Big Read is funded by The National Endowment for the Arts with support from the North Canton Elks #2029

 

Tuesday, January 26

Brown Bag Lunch:  Mandy Altimus Pond—“John Mohn: A World War II POW Story”

12:10 to 12:50 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Complimentary cookie and coffee

Purchase lunch at Anderson’s in the City or bring a brown bag or carry-out lunch

 

Wednesday, January 27

Massillon Museum Annual Meeting

5:30 pm  -  Free  /  No reservations  -  Open to all Massillon Museum members
New members welcome at any time
To become a member: massillonmuseum.org/membership

 

Saturday, January 30

Exhibition Opening:  Celebration in Art 

3:00 to 5:00 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Refreshments  -  Ballet le Rêve performance at 4:00 pm

Artwork from area schools, K–12  -  Exhibition continues through February 14

 

Saturday, January 30

Exhibition Opening:  Paul Brown and Racial Integration in Ohio Football (working title)

3:00 to 5:00 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Refreshments  -  Exhibition continues through July 31

 

Saturday, January 30

Studio M Artist’s Reception:  Paintings by Melissa Markwald

3:00 to 5:00 pm  -  Free / Public / No reservations  -  Refreshments  -  Exhibition continues through February 21

 

 

Massillon Museum

121 Lincoln Way East

Massillon, Ohio  44646

330.833.4061

massillonmuseum.org

 

Tuesday through Saturday, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday, 2:00 to 5:00 pm

Free admission

 

 

Anderson’s in the City

121 Lincoln Way East

Massillon, Ohio  44646

330.833.7255

 

Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm; 

Friday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

 

 

 

 
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