Post by: NCPL Find Kaylene Way teaching How-to Recognize the Signs of Alzheimer’s at 11:30 a.m. at the How-to Festival. Kaylene Way is the Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater East Ohio and has spent the past 2 years providing education programs to community members, family caregivers and professionals across the chapter’s 17 county territory. In […]

  Post by: Barbara Abbott of Canton Food Tours Find Barb teaching How-to Choose the Best Local Restaurants at 10:45 a.m. at the How-to Festival. As owner of Canton Food Tours I spend a lot of time eating in different restaurants. I have also gotten to know the back-story or family history of many local eateries in town. The topic […]

  Post by: Morgan Miller of Baby Sweet Pea’s Boutique Find Morgan teaching How-to Use Cloth Diapers at 10 a.m. at the How-to Festival. Our family started Baby Sweet Pea’s Boutique as a way to provide our local community with a place to get educated about cloth diapers and babywearing.  We struggled when we were first starting out to understand the […]

  Post by: Heidi Beke-Harrigan, MLS Find Heidi teaching How-to Do Chair Yoga at 10 a.m. at the How-to Festival. What is yoga? People are drawn to the practice of yoga for many reasons – the physical aspects, health and wellness, trying something new or philosophy. My definition of yoga when I started teacher training was “Yoga is the path to stillness, so […]

  Post by: Ken Palosi Find Ken teaching How-to Twist Balloons at 11:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. at the How-to Festival. See a video about Ken’s work with the library here. One day some years ago as I was wandering around the Border’s bookstore looking for something to entertain my grandchildren I noticed a balloon twisting […]

  Post by: Abby Millsaps and Kim Borcoman Find Abby and Kim teaching How-to Plan a Disney Trip with Insider Tips and Tricks at 2:30 p.m. at the How-to Festival. Abby Millsaps loves planning trips to Disney World almost as much as she loves taking trips to Disney World. She has visited the most magical place […]

Post by: North Canton Public Library Find Carolyn McBee from the NCPL children’s department teaching “How-to make a feltboard” at 1 p.m. at the How-to Festival. Feltboards are wonderful educational tools for both parents and professional educators. In this 30 minute how-to class, participants will actually make their own feltboard and coordinating characters to take […]

  Post by: Ray Fryan Find Ray and his wife, Peggy, teaching How-to Run a Marathon at 12:15 p.m. at the How-to Festival. This post was written by Ray Fryan following the 2013 Boston Marathon. It details training and the events of that day. The Long Road to Boston The journey leading to running this […]

  Post by: Alex Lanshe Find Alex teaching “how-to use personal protection to keep yourself safe” at 2:30 p.m. at the How-To Festival. Imagine you are leisurely resting in your home on a lazy Saturday morning. You have nothing in particular to do and can just enjoy a nice, relaxing day of R&R. You are […]

In this new blog category, we will introduce you to the How-to Festival presenters and tell you a little more about what you will learn from them. Join us!