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Master of ceremonies: Ashley Kohl and Seth Stutman of Mass Appeal

Mass Appeal is an hour-long lifestyle program that airs Monday through Friday at 11:00 AM. The hour is filled with cooking, entertainment, family, fashion, health, community and beauty segments.


Ashley Kohl is the co-host and associate producer of WWLP-22News’ NBC weekday morning lifestyle program, “Mass Appeal.” She enjoys booking, writing, shooting, editing, hosting and meeting new people every single day.

Ashley is a western Massachusetts native. She was born and raised in South Hadley, and she is a graduate of the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts High School. Ashley also attended Wagner College studying Arts Administration, and the University of Massachusetts where she majored in Communications.

She has an extensive performance background. While living in New York City, she worked at World of Disney NYC as a character performer & studied at Broadway Dance Center. She continues to teach dance & choreograph at Technique Studio of Dance in South Hadley. Her favorite job in the world is being a mom to her 3 year old daughter, Summer and 2 year old son, Brody.

Despite being from central Massachusetts, Seth has fallen in love with western Massachusetts. Before his move to Northampton, Seth spent time all over the world. He taught English in Prague, Czech Republic, produced news in Maine, and worked his way to WWLP with stops in Rhode Island and Boston. In his spare time, Seth cooks, loves to scuba dive, write sitcoms, and perform improvisational comedy.

Seth is very thankful for the love and support of his lovely wife, Amanda, and his parents. He is delighted to work on such a community-oriented program as “Mass Appeal” since it provides him a perfect outlet to improve the lives of the viewers and positively support the community, in general.

Aug, 2015

08 Sat
Slime Day
Saturday - Aug 08th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Have you ever made your own slime? Have you ever played with oobleck? When you come to the zoo, you will get to explore the wonder and fun of playing with slime and other gooey things!
29 Sat
Electricity - Hosted by the Springfield Science Museum
Saturday - Aug 29th 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center
Hosted by the Springfield Science Museum - Guests explore differences between static and current electricity as they experiment with conductors, insulars, magnets, and a real Van de Graff generator, with some "shocking" results!

Sep, 2015

12 Sat
Enrichment Day
Saturday - Sep 12th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Visitors and animals alike will enjoy specially created food and play items for the animals. Enrichment is intended to encourage wild behaviors, while satisfying an animal’s physical and psychological needs
18 Fri
Party with the Animals
Friday - Sep 18th 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Barney Estate at Forest Park
Proceeds benefit the care and keeping of our animal friends in the Zoo at Forest Park

Oct, 2015

16 Fri
Spooky Safari
Friday - Oct 16th 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come dressed in your favorite Halloween costume for trick-or-treating, costume contests, games, prizes, raffle and more!
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