Community Education


Backyard Explorations

Grade: 2
Location: Online
Focus: Science, Art, and Music

In this collaboration between the Canton Museum of Art and The Wilderness Center, students will discover six pieces of art, the nature they embody and how music can bring them to life. This online experience will host multiple learning activities for science, art and music!

Saturday Strings Program

The Lighthouse Ministries Saturday Strings program is a free strings training program provided to students in the Lighthouse Ministries after-school program in Southeast Canton. The mission of this program is to provide free, high quality lessons and instruments to students, making musical learning a more accessible and equitable experience.

Mindful Music Moments


The Canton Symphony Orchestra has partnered with The Well to bring “Mindful Music Moments” to Stark County Schools. A Mindful Moment’s mission is to improve the mental and emotional well-being, connectedness, and effectiveness of all persons through arts integration, mindfulness, music, movement, and healing-centered practices.


Mindful Music Moments
 is a U.S.-based program designed to provide a daily mindfulness prompt followed by 3 minutes of classical music from our world-class orchestra partners as a way for staff & students to find a moment of stillness and focus before and/or during the school day. 


In 2021-22
, the program was used by 320 PreK-12 schools, reaching 135,000+ students! This program provides a Tier 1 PBIS experience for all and helps students with self-awareness and self-management (CASEL) to have the capacity for higher learning and cooperation. 



Private Lessons

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Tuscarawas Philharmonic Summer Camp

The TUSCARAWAS PHILHARMONIC MUSIC CAMP is a thoughtfully designed music enrichment program for young musicians. Each day will include fun learning experiences to help make music camp an unforgettable adventure with lasting impact.

This year our music camp will be hosted at both Dover High School and Walsh University on separate weeks of June. String camps are available at either location from 9AM – 12PM, while percussion and chorus camps are only available at Dover High School from 1PM – 4PM.