Our Township

Plain Township Historical Society



Mission – "To promote, preserve and protect the heritage of Plain Township, Stark County, Ohio."

The Andersonville Trial

Join us Friday, October 21st @ 7:00 p.m. for The Andersonville Trial with the “Courthouse Players”
Location: Abbey Foltz Stage - GlenOak High School Theater

Learn more and order tickets

Meetings are held the third Monday of each month (except December) at 7:00 P.M. at the Plain Township Hall, 2600 Easton St NE. Meetings are free and open to the public.

Society's E-Mail: preservingplaintwp@gmail.com

Facebook : www.facebook.com/PlainTownshipHistoricalSociety

2016 Meeting Schedule
January

Meeting - Monday, 18th
Program: History of Plain Township School Program
Connie Blinn and Phil Smith
July

Meeting - Monday, 18th
Program: Testing in Schools
Judy Pocock
February

Meeting - Monday, 15th
Program: First Lady Julia Grant
Sally Whiston
August

Meeting - Monday, 15th
Program: Cement Houses of Diamond Portland Cement
Cynthia Guest
March

Annual Dinner Meeting Skyland Pines - Monday, 7th
Entertainment by Barber Shop Quartet
September

Meeting - Monday, 19th
Program: Farms and Farming in Plain Township
Larry Snyder
April

Meeting - Monday, 18th
Program: William Martin, Aeronautical Pioneer
Harry Schoger
October

Meeting - Monday, 17th
Program: History of the Plain Township Fire Dept & Tour
Chief Don Snyder
Meeting Place: Central Fire Station - 1742 Schneider Rd NE
May

Meeting - Monday, 16th
Program: The Stark County Infirmary
Thomas Pieper
November

Meeting - Monday, 21st
Program: Strange & Fascinating Facts About the Civil War
Richard McElroy
June

Meeting - Monday, 20th
Program: Meyers Lake
Richard Haldi
December

No Meeting
Plain Township Historical Society Board of Trustees
President Judy Pocock 330.492.3566
Vice President Larry Snyder 330.499.1090
Secretary Sue Henry 330.477.3272
Treasurer Jo Ellen Reikowski     330.806.3146
Trustee Harry Schoger 330.526.6384
Trustee Phyllis Rustifo 330.497.1677
Trustee Cindy Guest 330.224.2660
Trustee Cheryl Hutcheson 330.492.5771
Trustee Emeritus     Ruby Bair  
More Information
Download the Plain Township Historical Society Membership Brochure and Application.
Download Preserving Plain Township Memories Brochure.
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Items For Sale
The Historical Society is offering the following items for sale. They can ONLY be purchased at the Plain Township Historical Society meetings, the third Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Plain Township Hall, 2600 Easton Street NE. Please contact Harry Schoger at (330) 526-6384 or email us for more information.
Note Cards - $5.00 for a pack of 8. They are blank inside, and come with an envelope. Each pack has 4 different pictures feature the Township with descriptions of the pictures on the back.
Plain Township 1850 Map (black & white only) - $5.00

Plain Township 1870 Map - $5.00

Plain Township 1896 Map - $5.00
Cruising Thru Plain Township - Vol. 1 - $10.00
A tour of historical location in the northeast quadrant of Plain Township.
Cruising Thru Plain Township - Vol. 2 - $10.00
A tour of historical location in the southeast quadrant of Plain Township.
Cruising Thru Plain Township - Vol. 3 - $10.00
A tour of historical location in the southwest quadrant of Plain Township.