Schools

Malaboo At Malabar Tonight

19 Oct , 2017  

Food, door prizes and classroom activities will be on tap during Malabar Intermediate School’s annual “Malaboo” math and literacy celebration on Thursday, October 19.

Many students will join staff in Halloween costumes. More…

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Ohio’s Top Fall Festival Is This Weekend And Close To Home

12 Oct , 2017  

When Travel & Leisure Magazine recently chose the top Fall Festival in each state, the Ohio selection was very much close to home.

It’s the award winning The Great Pumpkin Glow at Kingwood Center Gardens, now in its 7th year. More…

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This Month Brings Haunts, History, And Halloween

11 Oct , 2017  

Forget the cozy firesides, apple picking and hayrides, Fall means Halloween which means it’s time for ghost stories, costumes and haunted houses. If you think getting scared is fun, come to Mansfield and Richland County and get your fill of ghosts and haunted happenings. See a full list of events here. More…

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Pumpkin Carvers Sought

9 Oct , 2017  

Do you enjoy pumpkin carving? If so, this might be just the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

In order to prepare for its larger and better than ever Pumpkin Glow, Kingwood Center Gardens is on the lookout for volunteer carvers. The event has grown so that literally hundreds of additional pumpkins need to be carved and lit. More…

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Mansfield Trick Or Treat Date, Time Announced

7 Oct , 2017  

The City of Mansfield has announced that Trick or Treat Night is scheduled for Thursday, October 26 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM.

It is suggested that the participating age group of children be no older than 12. More…

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Renaissance To Show Silent Phantom With Organ

3 Oct , 2017  

In response to audience requests, the Renaissance will once again screen the 1925 classic silent film “Phantom of the Opera” underscored by the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ on Friday, October 27 at 7 PM in the Renaissance Theatre. Theatre Organist Jay Spencer will accompany the film.

Jay Spencer has been performing on the Kilgen Pipe Organ at the Canton Palace Theatre for the past twenty-two years, regularly performing throughout the region as a theatre organist. He is well known in Canton for his skill with playing the scores for silent films as well as his fashionable socks. More…

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Enter The Pumpkin Pass Weekend Giveaway

24 Sep , 2017  

Destination Mansfield encourages everyone to kick off Fall with a chance to win the Pumpkin Pass Weekend Giveaway!

Enjoy tickets to The Great Pumpkin Glow at Kingwood Center Gardens, admission to the award-winning Little Buckeye Children’s Museum, and an overnight stay at the Quality Inn & Suites in Mansfield. More…

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Reformatory To Close Tour Season On September 4

24 Aug , 2017  

It’s that time of the year when regular tours at the Ohio State Reformatory end and preparations for the annual Halloween season event begin.

This year, the popular attraction’s last summer public tours will take place on September 3. On the following day, the venue closes as preparations begin for “Escape from Blood Prison.” Regular day tours will not begin again until November 24. More…

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What A Day For A Parade!

30 Oct , 2016  

The weather was picture perfect; the young ghouls, witches, and goblins were full of excited anticipation; and the mood was celebratory as downtown Mansfield experienced the 2016 Monsterfield Masquerade Parade.

Kicking off at the stroke of noon from the corner of West Fifth and North Main, the parade made its way south to Central Park. The route was lined with hundreds of spectators – and 1812Blockhouse was there. More…

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Schools

Literacy Spooktacular At Sherman Elementary

28 Oct , 2016  

Some of the most famous villains of storybooks and nursery rhymes will prowl the halls of Sherman Elementary School from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday during the school’s Literacy Spooktacular.

“Staff will be in costumes for this literacy-based activity and rooms will be open,” said Principal Michael Wallace. “Students will receive treat bags and free books. We want to invite all of our families. This will be a great opportunity for them to meet teachers and see all that is happening at Sherman.” More…

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Halloween Happenings

27 Oct , 2016  

It’s time to get your goblin on, and head out for some festive fun as metro Mansfield celebrates Halloween weekend. That would include the following Halloween-themed activities; click on any event title for more information. More…

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Safe Trick or Treat Thursday at Mansfield Senior

24 Oct , 2016  

Little ghosts and goblins will prowl the first-floor hallway of Mansfield Senior High and Mansfield Middle School on Thursday afternoon during the annual Safe Trick or Treat sponsored by OCC Leadership students.

Several clubs, activity groups and sports teams – many in costumes – will hand out candy from decorated tables between 4 and 5:30 p.m. More…