Text Box: Christian Home Educators 
 Stark County Association
PO Box 8801 
Canton, OH  44711

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13th Annual Light Up Downtown Canton


Dec 4, 2003


In its 13th year, Light Up Downtown has become an annual tradition not to be missed. Children and families are invited to hear the glorious sounds of area choirs, bands and musicians while delighting in the beautiful performances of the many artists from our community arts organizations. From complimentary refreshments, horse drawn wagon rides, caricature drawings, carolers, animals, goodies & treats for the kids, thousands of lights and much, much more, Light Up Downtown is a special way to kick off the holiday season.

Location: Market Avenue Downtown Canton

222 Market Avenue N

Canton, OH 44702


Phone: (330) 456-7253

Fax: (330) 489-6005



Deck the Hall

Mansion Only Day Tours


(Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens)


714 North Portage Path

Akron OH, 44303

(330) 836-5533

(888) 836-5533




Come home for the holidays! Holiday evening tours feature a mixture of old and new. Stroll the grounds and bask in the glow of more than 350,000 holiday lights. Then, take in the Manor House with decorations reminiscent of the 1940s when F.A. and Gertrude Seiberlings extended family visited Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens for a reflective but joyous holiday celebration.


Dates - 11/1/2003 through 1/3/2004

Hours - Sun 10 AM-4 PM

Mon 10 AM-4 PM

Tue 10 AM-4 PM

Wed 10 AM-4 PM

Thu 10 AM-4 PM

Fri 10 AM-4 PM

Sat 10 AM-4 PM


Admission - Adults $10.00, Children $6.00

CHESCA maintains a Home Education Reference Manual in a number of libraries in our area. The material in this manual has been available on the CHESCA web site. The web site also has the CHESCA Constitution, Bylaws, new members registration form, statement of faith and a list of Nurture Groups. The URL is

In the near future, the CHESCA Council plans on revamping the website so you may want to check it out and let us know what you think.