Internet Safety for Parents

On Saturday, July 26 at 11:00 a.m., the Massillon Public Library will present “Internet Safety for Parents,” with guest speaker Detective Bobby Grizzard of the Massillon Police Department. 
Detective Grizzard, a 20 year law enforcement veteran with Massillon’s Child Abuse Investigations Unit, focuses on keeping children safe from online predators. In this presentation, he will discuss new and emerging technology trends that can be exploited by online predators.

Monday Book Discussion Group

On Monday, July 28, the Monday Book Discussion Groups will talk about "Whistling Past the Graveyard" by Susan Crandall. 

An afternoon book discussion will take place at 12:00 p.m. in the library auditorium. An evening discussion about the same book will be held in the Second Floor Meeting room at 6:00 p.m.

Copies of book discussion titles are available at the Massillon Public Library’s Reference Desk. This program is free and no registration is required.

For more information, contact the library at 330.832.9831, ext. 312.

Yoga & Literature

“Downward-Facing Dog” and “Dolphin Plank” don’t sound like they would be found in a library, but yoga poses like these will be featured on Wednesday, July 30 when the Massillon Public Library presents “Yoga & Literature” as part of The Ananda Center’s community series.

Summer Reading Fun for All Ages

Celebrate summer at your your library with reading programs for kids, teens and adults!

2014 Summer Reading Club: "Fizz, Boom, READ!"

The Children’s Department of the Massillon Public Library invites children of all ages through those entering sixth grade to experience "Fizz, Boom, READ!" by joining the Summer Reading Program and exploring the fascinating world of science. 
Participants will receive a special “Fizz, Boom, READ!” plastic book bag containing a reading reco

Free Streaming Movies, Music and TV

Massillon Public Library, in its commitment to offer cutting edge services to its patrons, is proud to add hoopla to the list of services available 24/7 from the library’s website.  


TumbleBooks are an online collection of read-along, animated titles for children. Hundreds of titles are available through the Tumble Library including: