ALL EVENTS ARE HELD AT THE SOCIETY OFFICE:  2701 WEST TUSCARAWAS ST., CANTON, OH  (unless otherwise noted)

Business meetings of the Society are held the third Saturday of each month, except for July & August.  The meetings start at 5pm.  Refreshments are available.  A standard meeting is usually over by 7 pm.

 

Membership Meetings and Activities are all free and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

 

The next regular meeting dates of the Society are:

Saturday, April 15 - SPRING FLING with INNERVISION (no meeting)

Doors Open at 5pm.  Special Speaker at 5:30 -- Brian E. Wagner "Embracing Blindness to Achieve Vision"

Music:  6:00 - 8:00 pm.    Donations accepted at the Door.  Refreshments available

 

Tuesday, May 2nd, Elections Day Bake Sale - 6:30 am till all sold out, so come in early.

 

Saturday, May 20 - Membership Meeting (Macaroni & Cheese with Vegetable)

 

Saturday, June 17 - Picnic with Canton Rotary at the Society from 4-7  RSVP's needed  (no meeting)

Entertainment by the Singing Wonders at 6:15pm        

 

Saturday, July 15 - Ice Cream Social, Games and Loud Mouth Auction  (no meeting)

 

August 10, 11, & 12/Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - Lincoln Hi Way Buy Way Sale (see below)  No accepting donations for sale, please contact office (330-453-9157) for drop off times

No meeting in August

 

Saturday, September 16 - Membership Meeting, (Cold Ham & Cheese, chips and fruit)

 

 Monday, October 16  - OPEN HOUSE, 9am - 1 pm for BLIND AMERICAN EQUALITY & WHITE CANE SAFETY - please plan on joining us for a day full of speakers and hands on displays.  More details to follow.

 

Saturday, October 21 - Membership Meeting with Bingo Pizza Party RSVP's required  5-8 pm

 

Tuesday, November 7th - Election Day Bake Sale - 6:30am - till sold out

Saturday, November 18 - Membership meeting - (Beef Stew & Cornbread) - Turkey Raffle - Nomination of Officers

 

Saturday, December 16 - Holiday Party (Catered - RSVP's and meeting requirements), Membership meeting, Election of Officers

Entertainment by Jill Burke

 

January 20, 2018  Membership Meeting (Rigatoni with Meat Sauce & Italian Bread

February 12, 2018  Membership Meeting (Scalloped Potatoes with Ham, Green Beams)

 

ACTIVITY GROUP MEETS  THURSDAY's FROM NOON TILL 2PM.  COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN.  ALL WELCOME - members, non- members, friends, neighbors, family. 

 Lunches at the Society $2.00 

Thursday, April 6, 20, & 27, 2017    Dates beyond this to be determined soon.  Call office for details.  All Welcome!

******Check with the Office 330-453-9157 for dates in January & February, March as we go every other week and depends if the weather is cooperating.  ******

 

**Every effort has been made to make this calendar as accurate as possible.  Please note that this calendar is subject to change.  **  

 

SPECIAL EXHIBIT AT MASSILLON MUSEUM

BLIND SPOT, A MATTER OF PERCEPTION

THROUGH MAY 23, 2017

Ten abstract painting from the Museum collection,

each translated into a iPad touch screen and tactile models,

which will enhance both sighted, blind & vision impaired guests

121 Lincoln Way East, Massillon, OH  44646   330-833-4061

Open:  Sundays 2-5pm, and Tuesday - Saturday's 9:30am - 5pm

"Fundamentals of Reading Braille" with Erin Byrne (Philomatheon Member)

Saturdays, April 22 & 29, May 6 & 13, 3-4pm at the Museum

Space is limited, so please pre-register.  Class is Free

Sponsored by the Philomatheon Society of the Blind

INTERNATIONAL AWARD-WINNING DUO - INNERVISION 

WILL BE PERFORMING ON SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH AT THE PHILOMATHEON SOCIETY

COME, SIT BACK AND ENJOY SOME GREAT MUSIC. 

DOORS OPEN AT 5PM, MUSIC FROM 6 - 8 PM. 

DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THE DOOR.

 

LINCOLN HIGHWAY/BUYWAY YARD SALE

AUGUST 10, 11, & 12, 2017

THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY

MORE DETAILS AT A LATER DATE

IF YOU HAVE ITEMS TO DONATE, PLEASE GIVE US A CALL