Announcing the Perry Township Bicentennial HERO 5K Run/Walk

Monday~ May 26, 2014 at 10:15am

The HERO Run/Walk provides each of us with the opportunity to honor whomever the HERO is in your life! It can be a military recognition for those individuals, and families who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Or in honor, or recognition of a family member, friend, or someone who has persevered life's challenges!

This race promotes community engagement, whether you're a marathon runner, avid walker, or just want to enjoy quality time with family, we look forward to your support and participation of the Perry Township Bicentennial HERO 5K Run/Walk.


 If you are interested in volunteering as a Parade Marshal please complete the Parade Marshal form located on the Home Page and

e-mail it to


Participants may register by any of the following  methods:

You may register on line at the Subway Series Challange  

Complete the form located on the Home Page and e-mail it to:

Mail form to: The Hero 5K Run/Walk 3111 Hilton Street NW, Massillon, Ohio 44646

Fax it to: 330-833-2153 or

Hand delivered to Township Administration Office


Show your "Community Pride" by registering as a

participant in this exciting event,

or serving as a Race Marshal.

The HERO Race begins with YOU!

For additional information please call: 330-833-2141




Please click on the link below to view the Massillon Independent's Historical Interview with Cary Coates!


 Please plan to join us for the next Bicentennial meeting on Tuesday, March 11th at 7:00pm at the Township Hall!  We look forward to your participation in this year long Celebration of Bicentennial Events!


Greetings and Welcome to the Perry Township Bicentennial Celebration!


Perry Township will be celebrating its 200th Birthday in 2014. Beginning in January 2014 through December 2014 there will be many events taking place recognizing Perry Township's Bicentennial Celebration. Anyone interested in assisting and participating in the Bicentennial Celebration is welcomed and encouraged to attend the monthly Bicentennial meetings. We are currently planning for the year long celebration. Monthly Bicentennial meetings are taking place the last Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Township Hall. If you are not able to attend the meeting, however, you want to be involved in the festivities, please compelte the online Bicentennial volunteer form.


Bicentennial Sponsorship Letter



Bicentennial Executive Committee Members


The Bicentennial Executive Committee members welcome your participation of this exciting historical celebration! Perry Township takes much pride in its community, and we look forward to preparing and implementing numerous events in order to show case our community. Please feel free to contact any committee member with questions and concerns.

Chairperson - Steve Toohey

Vice Chairperson - Tim Blythe

Treasurer - Dave Dolan 

Secretary - Barbra Lewis

Marketing Committee