All About Mansfield

Cinderella Coming To Charm Mansfield

9 Apr , 2018  

The Auditorium at St. Peter’s High School will be a magical place to be over the next two weekends, as the St. Peter’s Department of Theatre and Performing Arts presents the musical Cinderella. The music is presented as a part of the 2017-2018 St. Peter’s Music Series.

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella was originally written for television, and starred a young Julie Andrews in the title role. Amazingly for the time, the broadcast had over 100 million viewers. Well-known songs from the musical include “In My Own Little Corner” and “Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful?” More…

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Downtown, History & Tourism

Landmarks of Mansfield: St. Peter’s Catholic Church

1 Apr , 2018  

NOTE: In celebration of those local faith communities for which this is a highly significant weekend, 1812Blockhouse is re-showcasing three Mansfield church buildings today which have been the subject of posts in our Landmarks of Mansfield series.

For the last 100 years, the 125 feet high towers of the landmark St. Peter’s Catholic Church have themselves done double duty, standing sentinel over the central part of Mansfield while at the same time encouraging passers-by to look in a heavenly direction. More…

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Holidays, Schools

Schools Concerts Added To Mansfield Holiday Central

4 Dec , 2017  

The sounds of Christmas and the holidays can be heard all over Mansfield, and particularly in the city’s schools.

From now through December 25, elementary, middle school, and high school ensembles are sharing the results of weeks of practice. This is certainly true for children in Mansfield City, Madison Local, Mansfield Christian, and St. Peter’s Schools. More…

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All About Mansfield

St. Peter’s Presents Seussical The Musical

28 Mar , 2017  

“”…I’ve got to protect them. I’m bigger than they.” So he plucked up the clover and hustled away.”

So says Horton, of course, and you may well be quoting him as well if you attend the upcoming production of “Seussical The Musical” as presented by St. Peter’s Department of Theatre and Performng Arts and St. Peter’s Music Series at the St. Peter’s High School Auditorium. More…

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Schools, Sports

St. Peter’s Falls In Regional Basketball Contest

18 Mar , 2017  

On Friday night, the Mansfield St. Peter’s Boys Basketball squad fell in the Regional Finals to the team from Delphos St. John, 44-43. The game was played on the campus of the University of Toledo. Before and during the contest, 1812Blockhouse pooled social media posts from various sources to create a livestream of scores and photos. That stream can be viewed below. More…

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All About Mansfield

Magnificent Brahms Requiem To Be Performed At St. Peter’s

15 Feb , 2017  

On Sunday, February 26, St. Peter’s Annual Choir Program will feature the choir and musicians of St. Peter’s in a performance of Deutsches Requiem (German Requiem) by Johannes Brahms.

The marvelous acoustic setting of St. Peter’s Church will provide an ideal backdrop for this gem of the choral repertoire. Tickets for this performance, which begins at 3:00 PM, are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Admission for St. Peter’s students is free with their Student ID. More…

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All About Mansfield, Schools

St. Peter’s School To Present Concert Sunday

27 Jan , 2017  

The next performance in the 2016-2017 St. Peter’s Music Series takes place at 3:00 PM this Sunday, when St. Peter’s School will host their annual Catholic Schools Week Concert in the High School Auditorium.

This concert features the musical and performance talents of students and staff. This perennial favorite will delight and inspire as St. Peter’s School family brings its considerable talents to bear. Admission is free and open to the public.

The series, which is now in its 12th Season, has become a vital and important part of the creative and performing arts community of North Central Ohio. More…

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All About Mansfield

A Gala Time At St. Peter’s

16 Oct , 2016  

The St. Peter’s Fall Gala is a night of fun and entertainment – which includes dinner, a silent and live auction, plus fun and fellowship.

Funds raised at the Fall Gala go towards supporting programs at St. Peter’s Parish & School. A special Fund A Need will support a new freezer for the Feed the Needy program. Additional funds raised will go towards new tables and chairs for the church basement. More…

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