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New Lexington Police Department K9 Demo and Officers vs Teachers Basketball Fundraiser

New Lexington Police Department K9 Demo and Officers vs Teachers Basketball Fundraiser

The New Lexington Ohio Police Dept. K9 Unit will be doing K9 Demonstrations at the Junction City & New Lexington Elementary Schools. Immediately following the demo will be a basketball game between Law Enforcement Officers and Teachers. Friday, February 7, 2020 and Friday, February 21, 2020.

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Perry County Loves Transit February 2020

Perry County Loves Transit February 2020

Perry County Ohio Transit is offering free trips Monday, February 10, 2020 through Friday, February 14, 2020.

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Fight the flu!

Fight the flu!

The Perry County Ohio Health Department offers flu shots to anyone 6 months of age and older.

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47th Annual Sewing Smorgasbord

47th Annual Sewing Smorgasbord

The Perry County Ohio Homemakers are holding their 47th Annual Sewing Smorgasbord on Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Sheridan Middle School - Thornville, Ohio.

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Ditch The Bag - January 2020 Eco-Tip

Ditch The Bag - January 2020 Eco-Tip

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling says: Ditch the Bag Unless it’s Shredded! No need to tie & knot bags! This slows down the sorting process at the Recycling Center! Bag it if it’s shredded paper...otherwise, Dump it in and reuse your bin (or bag) again and again!

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Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host CSFP Box Packing Event Saturday, January 25th, 2020

Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host CSFP Box Packing Event Saturday, January 25th, 2020

On Saturday January 25th, 2020, the Southeast Ohio Foodbank & Kitchen will be holding a public volunteer event, packing commodity supplemental food boxes and sorting food donations from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m..

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Operation: Street Smart - Adult Drug Education May 2020

Operation: Street Smart - Adult Drug Education May 2020

Perry County Common Pleas Court Juvenile Division & Perry Behavioral Health Choices Youth and Family Program is hosting Operation: Street Smart - Adult Drug Education presented by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Perry Behavioral Health Choices Activity Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Is Anyone There? January 2020

Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Is Anyone There? January 2020

The Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents "Is Anyone There?" on Friday, January 24 and Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at the Perry County Calvary Arts Center - New Lexington, Ohio and on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Southeast Ohio Foodbank 2020 Schedule for Saturday Volunteer Events

Southeast Ohio Foodbank 2020 Schedule for Saturday Volunteer Events

On two Saturdays a month, the Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, hosts public volunteer events. During these events, volunteers help pack commodity food boxes that are distributed to nearly 3,700 seniors in our ten-county region (or sort rescued food donated by local retailers). These events are family-friendly and a great way to give back to your community!

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Southeast Ohio Foodbank January 2020 Volunteer Opportunities

Southeast Ohio Foodbank January 2020 Volunteer Opportunities

FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS: Help distribute food in Southeast Ohio! -- SATURDAY BOX PACKING: Come have fun at this fast-paced, high-energy event and help fight senior food insecurity across our area by packing CSFP boxes on the weekend! -- WAREHOUSE HELP: RSVP by Wednesday to help around the warehouse anytime between 9am and 2pm every Thursday!

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Give one last gift – the gift of life – this 2019 holiday season

Give one last gift – the gift of life – this 2019 holiday season

During this season of giving, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the gift of life to help ensure patients don’t have to worry about the availability of blood this winter. Blood and platelet donations of all types are needed, especially type O.

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Perry County Chamber of Commerce 5th Annual Groundhog Breakfast

Perry County Chamber of Commerce 5th Annual Groundhog Breakfast

The Perry County Ohio Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 5th Annual Groundhog Breakfast on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 5:45 a.m. at Sheridan High School - Thornville, Ohio. Keynote speaker is Urban Meyer.

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DESTINATION Shawnee Presents Chris Logsdon January 18, 2020

DESTINATION Shawnee Presents Chris Logsdon January 18, 2020

DESTINATION Shawnee Presents Chris Logsdon on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio. Social hour begins at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10.00 plus a non-perishable food item. All food items will be donated to St. Vincent De Paul - Corning, Ohio.

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Parking Lot Safety

Parking Lot Safety

Many people don’t think of the potential hazards associated with parking lots. However, a well-designed parking lot isn’t only a place where vehicles are parked, it can also ensure the safety of the pedestrians.

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RSVP Aqua Classes Starting December 23, 2019

RSVP Aqua Classes Starting December 23, 2019

RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Aqua Classes will be starting Monday, December 23, 2019 at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Community Kudos Winter 2019

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Community Kudos Winter 2019

Waste Less - Recycle More Community KUDOS! by Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling - New Lexington, Ohio.

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No Free Legal Clinic in January 2020

No Free Legal Clinic in January 2020

The Perry County Ohio January 2020 Free Legal Clinic normally held on the first Tuesday of the month from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Perry County Ohio Courthouse (Lower Level) - New Lexington, Ohio has been canceled.

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Rally 4 Recovery Kickoff 2020

Rally 4 Recovery Kickoff 2020

Rally 4 Recovery will hold their Kickoff 2020 on Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Perry Behavioral Health Choices Activity Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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244 Locking Medicine Boxes Distributed by RSVP Volunteers

244 Locking Medicine Boxes Distributed by RSVP Volunteers

Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) volunteers distributed 244 Locking Medicine Boxes at the October 2019 Drive-Thru Flu Clinic.

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Upcoming Events
Rally 4 Recovery Kickoff 2020 Jan 25, 2020 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Turkey Run Mennonite Church Sunday, January 26, 2020 Jan 26, 2020 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM — Turkey Run Mennonite Church - 5066 Twp Rd 372, Logan, OH 43138
Perry County Chamber of Commerce 5th Annual Groundhog Breakfast Jan 31, 2020 05:45 AM - 08:00 AM — Sheridan High School - 8725 Sheridan Dr, Thornville, OH 43076
New Lexington Police Department K9 Demo and Officers vs Teachers Basketball Fundraiser Feb 07, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM — Junction City Elementary School - 307 W Poplar St, Junction City, OH 43748
New Lexington Police Department K9 Demo and Officers vs Teachers Basketball Fundraiser Feb 07, 2020 02:15 PM - 03:45 PM — New Lexington Elementary School - 2550 Panther Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
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