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Fred F. Silk Community Room Gallery

Artwork by the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon, 2021

Mia, Spatter Flower, Age 7, watercolor

The Massillon Museum invites the public to view the exhibition, Artwork by Members of the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon, from September 18, 2021 through January 9, 2022. The exhibition in the Museum’s Fred F. Silk Community Room Gallery may be seen during regular Museum hours, Tuesday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

The exhibition is intended to showcase the children’s artwork, to reward creativity, and to raise awareness for the work of the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon.

This show will be divided into three age groups with artwork in categories such as: watercolor, pastel, acrylic paint, collage, mixed media, monochromatic, and multi-colored drawing.

The winners will receive a ribbon placed next to their artwork, and an art kit prize will be awarded to each. The Boys and Girls Club of Massillon, which serves more than 900 children ages through 18, focuses on academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. The Massillon Museum is pleased to collaborate annually with the Boys and Girls Club to enhance the cultural life of the community. 

In addition to viewing the Boys and Girls Club exhibition, visitors can see A Thrilling Act: The Art of Anthony Eterovich (through September 26) and the Stark County Artists Exhibition (October 16, 2021 through January 16, 2022) in the Aultman Health Foundation Gallery; Judi Krew: Hoard Couture, Where Art Meets Fashion (through October 6) and Amy Swartele: Supernormal (October 16 through December 1) in Studio M; Flu and Football and the Paul Brown and Massillon Tiger timeline in the Paul Brown Museum; Eterovich Contemporaries in the Flex Gallery; the Immel Circus; and exhibitions in the Local History Gallery, Albert E. Hise Fine and Decorative Arts Gallery, and the Photography Gallery.

The Fred F. Silk Community Room Gallery focuses on two-dimensional artwork reflecting collaborations between the Massillon Museum and community partners.

The Massillon Museum receives operating support from the Ohio Arts Council and ArtsinStark, as well as marketing support from Visit Canton. 

The Massillon Museum is located at 121 Lincoln Way East (Ohio Route 172) in the heart of downtown Massillon. A visit to the Massillon Museum is always free and open to everyone. For more information, call the Massillon Museum at 330-833-4061.


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