A Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival kickoff event for the kids is planned for Friday.
The Main Library in downtown Canton will host an exclusive story time with Andre Reed, former wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills.
Andre Reed played wide receiver in the NFL for 16 seasons, 15 with the Buffalo Bills. He played in four consecutive Super Bowls and was selected to the Pro Bowl seven times in a row. Reed, a four-time All-AFC choice, set career highs with over 951 career receptions, 88 total touchdowns, and 13,198 receiving yards. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2014.
Andre will be reading Billy Buffalo’s Big Catch by Roselyn Kasmire.
The free family event is happening on Friday, August 4th and starts at 2:00 p.m. The event will also include football themed activities and a question and answer session with Andre.
Registration is not required for this free family event. Those who have questions about the event can contact the Main Library at 330-452-0665 or visit www.starklibrary.org. The Main Library is located at 715 Market Avenue North, Canton, Ohio 44702.
Michaela Madison Reporting