Page to Screen Book Club

On Tuesday, August 5, the Page to Screen Book Club will talk about "The Maze Runner" by James Dasher.

The Page to Screen Book Club will meet at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s Second Floor Meeting Room. This book club is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Copies of book discussion titles are available at the library's Reference Desk.

For more information, contact Emily Hisey at 330.832.9831, ext. 321.


Library to Host Community Office Hours with Representative Stephen Slesnick

On Monday, August 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Massillon Public Library will host Community Office Hours with State Representative Stephen Slesnick (D-House District 49).

Genealogy Lock-In

Genealogists are invited to a free after-hours Genealogy Lock-In on Friday, August 8, from 5:15 – 9:00 p.m. 

Askren Branch Presents Visit with Author David Craddock

On Wednesday, August 13, at 5:00 p.m., the Barry Askren Memorial Branch Library will host a special author visit with young adult writer David Craddock.  "Heritage," his first book in the Heritage Chronicles, will be released in August and centers around the adventures of Aidan, Prince of Torel.

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:

Junior Friends

next meeting: Tuesday, August 12
6:30 p.m.

The Junior Friends is a community service organization of local teens that has been helping the Library since 1998. The group meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month, in the Second Floor Meeting Room of the Main Library. Membership is open to all students in grades 7 through 12.