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Regional Students To Perform Fall Strings Concert

23 Oct , 2017  

On Sunday, November 12 at 3 PM, the Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings will present their annual Fall Concert on the stage of the Mansfield Senior High Auditorium under the direction of Matt Domka. The concert will feature a variety of classical and contemporary music as well as some holiday repertoire, highlighting composers such as Tchaikovsky and Handel, among others. More…

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Kids And Clay At The MAC

7 Sep , 2017  

This early fall, the Mansfield Art Center is presented two opportunities for children aged K through 8th grade to learn creative ways to use clay to create art. The following classes are being offered. More…

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All Things Business

Calling All Budding Teenaged Entrepreneurs

30 Aug , 2017  

The Richland Area Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for the third annual Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA! Richland).

A free informational session will be held on Wednesday, September 6 from 6 PM to 7 PM at the Chamber office, 55 North Mulberry Street in downtown Mansfield. More…

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Juvenile Court Seeking CASA Volunteers

16 Jul , 2017  

The Richland County Juvenile Court is looking for volunteers with a heart for children who will advocate for what is in the best interest of abused, neglected, and dependent children involved with the Court. More…

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Schools

Foundation Awards $355,400 In Scholarships

27 Jun , 2017  

The Richland County Foundation has awarded $355,400 in scholarships to Richland County students this year.

RCF Scholarship Committee Chairman Chan Stevens reported 276 students received scholarships from various funds. The average scholarship amount was $1,343. More…

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MRCPL Summer Library Program Has Begun

6 Jun , 2017  

You are invited to join the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library for its annual Summer Library Program as they “Build a Better World” at the Library, in our community, and in our state.

The Program will take place at all nine locations between June 5 and July 29. There is still plenty of time to participate. More…

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Schools

Lexington Student Beats The Buzzer At National Spelling Bee

5 Jun , 2017  

Lexington Junior High Schooler Maggie Sheridan was the master of cool at the recently concluded 2107 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Here’s video proof.

Her “buzzer beater finish” on spelling the word “whirlicote” garnered her a place in national media profiling interesting moments from the event, held recently in Oxon Hill, Maryland. This story in the Deseret News (Salt Lake City, Utah) is one which ran that story, including Maggie’s amazing moment. More…

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Creative Writing In The Outdoors At Gorman

1 Jun , 2017  

On Thursday afternoons this summer at Gorman Nature Center, youth aged 10-18 will have a chance to engage in creative writing while engaging with nature.

“Creative Writing in the Outdoors” is a great opportunity for students who love to write and want more practice, as well as students who don’t usually enjoy classroom style writing projects, to get outside and do something fun. Nature will be used an inspiration for building stories, creating poems, expanding vocabulary and more. More…

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Schools

Thousand-Plus Middle Schoolers Join In LeaderRichland Event

28 May , 2017  

It was another successful year for LeaderRichland, as the Mansfield campus welcomed more than a thousand 7th- and 8th-grade students from Richland and Crawford County schools. LeaderRichland encourages students to pursue career and educational goals available in Richland County across many sectors.

The students had an opportunity to meet Richland County business and community leaders during the three-day event. Approximately 50 different community presenters spoke about their careers in skilled trades, finance, services, healthcare, education, non-profits, and manufacturing. More…

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Critter, Yuck, And Outdoor Survival Summer Camps On Tap

25 May , 2017  

Summer camps at the Ohio Bird Sanctuary at this year are opportunities for fun and education, each with its own theme. Offered in three versions, the camps for 6 to 12-year-olds run from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM each day. More…

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All About Mansfield

Fun In The Park Starts On June 13

23 May , 2017  

Friends of the Mansfield Parks has announced that the 2017 Fun in the Park series is starting in mid-June.

Held at South Park, the program will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays through July 19, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. Headquarted in the South Park Pavilion, garden and drama activities will be held on Tuesdays, with history and art following on Wednesdays. More…

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Schools

OSUMansfield Offers Summer Fun Day Camps

20 May , 2017  

Children in grades K-8 can choose from several day camps this summer, sponsored by The Ohio State University at Mansfield Education: Teaching and Learning. Camps include: More…

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