Beacon Journal staff

BARBERTON: The Kiwanis Club of Barberton will hold its annual Mumís the Word silent auction today and Sunday in conjunction with the cityís annual Mum Fest.

Bidding will be held at the Masonic Temple, 107 Fifth St. NW, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Auction items, from local businesses, include golf packages, travel and art.

Proceeds will contribute to charitable projects benefiting Barbertonís youth, seniors and families.