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The Negro Leagues in Ohio

Wednesday, February 2 - 1:00 PM

The Massillon Public Library will host a presentation on “The Negro Leagues in Ohio” in the Main library Auditorium.

Join us as guest speaker Dr. Leslie Heaphy, Associate Professor of History, Kent State University, Stark Campus, and author of The Negro Leagues 1869-1960, discusses the Negro Baseball Leagues in Ohio. This program is free, open to the public, and is presented in partnership with the Massillon Local History and Genealogy Society (MLHGS). 

The program will be presented from 1:00-2:00 p.m.; a MLHGS meeting will take place from 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Registration is required, begins at 8:00 a.m. on January 17, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on January31. 

For more information, contact Christine Bowman at 330-832-9831, x350.


208 Lincoln Way East
Massillon, OH 44646
Event Type


Massillon Public Library

Date / Time

Wednesday, February 2, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM