Holiday Hours

The Massillon Public Library will be closing at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, for the Thanksgiving holiday. The library will remain closed on Thursday, November 27 and will reopen for its usual operating hours on Friday, November 28. The Barry Askren Memorial Branch in Navarre will be closed on Thursday, November 27. The Pam S.

Food For Fines

From November 15 through December 15, the Massillon Public Library, its branches and the bookmobile will accept non-perishable food items and/or new school supplies in lieu of fines. This fine forgiveness is for all overdue fines on your library record.

2nd Saturday Event - "Christmas Crafts"

Stop in on Saturday, December 13, any time between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m., for "Christmas Crafts," a 2nd Saturday event for all ages.
Adults and children are invited to drop in and make Christmas crafts to give as gifts or use as  decorations. While making your craft, you can enjoy classic Christmas shows on the big screen.
No registration is required for this free program to be held in the library’s auditorium. Children ages 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Historical Fiction Book Club

On Tuesday, December 2, the Historical Fiction Book Club will talk about "Longbourn" by Jo Baker.
Massillon Public Library’s Historical Fiction Book Club will meet at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s Second Floor Meeting Room. Copies of book discussion titles are available at the Reference Desk. 
For more information, contact the library at 330.832.9831, ext.

Children’s Display Case

Kids, do you have a fun, interesting, or unique collection that you would like to show off? Lego figures, tractors, key chains, or trolls? We would love to display your collection in the double-sided display case in the Children’s room at the Massillon Public Library. Displays will change every two weeks to show different collections.

H.P. Lovecraft Mythos Book Club

The H.P. Lovecraft Mythos Book Club will meet on Wednesday, December 3 at 6:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Meeting Room. The story to be discussed at the this session is "Polaris."

Junior Friends

next meeting: Tuesday, December 9
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.