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2019 New Lexington 4th of July Celebration

2019 New Lexington 4th of July Celebration

The New Lexington, Ohio 4th of July Celebration will be held Thursday, July 4, 2019 with the parade beginning at 1:00 p.m. The celebration will continue from 2:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and fireworks at 10:00 p.m. at Arethusa Springs Park - New Lexington, Ohio.

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2019 New Lexington 4th of July Pageant

2019 New Lexington 4th of July Pageant

The New Lexington, Ohio 4th of July Children's Pageant will be held Thursday, July 4, 2019 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Arethusa Springs Park - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Field Day!  PC Waste Reduction & Recycling Center, WM Landfill, GTE Tour on June 26, 2019!

Field Day! PC Waste Reduction & Recycling Center, WM Landfill, GTE Tour on June 26, 2019!

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction & Recycling is having a Field Day on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. starting at the Perry County Recycling Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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1st Annual Hemlock Cruise-In

1st Annual Hemlock Cruise-In

The Village of Hemlock, Ohio is holding their First Annual Cruise-In on Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Main St. - Hemlock, Ohio.

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Perry Neighborhood Connection June 2019 Meeting

Perry Neighborhood Connection June 2019 Meeting

The June Perry County Ohio Neighborhood Connection meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Ludowici Factory of Ideas - New Lexington, Ohio.

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A’s, B’s & O’s disappearing from major brands – Red Cross seeks the Missing Types

A’s, B’s & O’s disappearing from major brands – Red Cross seeks the Missing Types

Did you know that just 3 out of 100 people in the U.S. give blood? The fact is that there simply aren’t enough people giving blood, and the American Red Cross is launching the Missing Types campaign to urge the public to fill the gaps by making an appointment to give blood or platelets this summer.

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10th Annual Back to School Bash Call for Sponsors, Contributions, and Volunteers

10th Annual Back to School Bash Call for Sponsors, Contributions, and Volunteers

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services is calling for sponsors, contributions, and volunteers for their 10th Annual Back to School Bash to be held on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Perry County Fairgrounds - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Summer Fun Cruise In

Summer Fun Cruise In

Attend the Summer Fun Cruise Ins Every Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m May 14 to September 17, 2019 at PerCo Inc. - New Lexington, Ohio.

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June 2019 Coffee with Some Commissioners

June 2019 Coffee with Some Commissioners

June 2019 Coffee with Some Commissioners is Tuesday, June 11 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Dodson's on Broadway - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 19, 2019

Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 19, 2019

Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday July 19, 2019 at the Perry County Treasurer's Office.

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Free Movies in the Park 2019 - Updated

Free Movies in the Park 2019 - Updated

Free Movies in the Park 2019 is sponsored by Judge Cooperrider and the Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Grant with assistance from the local communities who are hosting the movies. Free popcorn. All movies start at dusk. Bring a lawn chair/blanket and your friends and family.

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L.A.F.F. (Learning About Feelings and Fishing) Day Camp 2019

L.A.F.F. (Learning About Feelings and Fishing) Day Camp 2019

This summer over 150 area children will be given the opportunity to spend a week at L.A.F.F .(Learning About Feelings and Fishing) Day Camp in Perry County, Ohio - sponsored by Perry Behavioral Health Choices.

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United States Senate Resolution 230

United States Senate Resolution 230

Senate Resolution 230 from the June 4, 2019 Congressional Record -- RECOGNIZING THE SIGNIFICANT MILESTONE OF SENIOR CORPS VOLUNTEERS SERVING 50,000,000 HOURS IN 2018

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United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties Annual Celebration 2019

United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties Annual Celebration 2019

The United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties will hold their Annual Perry County Celebration 2019 on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the New Lexington Elementary School - New Lexington, Ohio.

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2019 Glenford Fort Hike

2019 Glenford Fort Hike

The 2019 Glenford Fort Hike will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Glenford Fort - Glenford, Ohio.

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Perry County District Library Summer Reading 2019

Perry County District Library Summer Reading 2019

The Perry County Ohio District Library begins its Summer Reading 2019 on Monday, June 10, 2019. Explore a universe of stories. All participants, all ages, earn tickets by checking out books to read. Cash those tickets in for prizes at the end of summer. Kids also receive a FREE book for completion.

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Perry County District Library presents Music on the Lawn and Music on the Front Porch Summer 2019

Perry County District Library presents Music on the Lawn and Music on the Front Porch Summer 2019

Join the Perry County Ohio District Library Friday evenings at 6:00 p.m. for Music on the Lawn and Music on the Front Porch at various library branches in Perry County.

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RSVP June 2019 Series of Aqua Classes

RSVP June 2019 Series of Aqua Classes

The Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) is holding a series of 8 weekly Aqua Classes beginning Monday, June 10, 2019 at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Household Hazardous Waste Day

Perry County Household Hazardous Waste Day

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling in cooperation with C.F.L.P. Solid Waste District, USDA, and Rural Action holding a Household Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Perry County Fairgrounds - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Composting 101 Workshop

Perry County Composting 101 Workshop

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling in conjunction with Ohio State University Perry County Extension are conducting a Composting 101 Workshop on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Mount Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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RSVP Chronic Disease Class - Alzheimer's Disease

RSVP Chronic Disease Class - Alzheimer's Disease

Interim HealthCare of Perry County and the Perry County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) present Chronic Disease Class focusing on Alzheimer's Disease on Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Somerset Lane Apartments - Somerset, Ohio.

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Public Transportation Meeting

Public Transportation Meeting

As part of the Perry County Ohio Transportation Coordinated Plan there will be a meeting on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Perry County Job and Family Services - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Notice of Special Meeting of the MCJDC Board of Trustees

Notice of Special Meeting of the MCJDC Board of Trustees

The Multi-County Juvenile Detention Center Board of Trustees is holding a special meeting on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. for the purpose of approving the MCJDC 2020 budget. The meeting will be held in the MCJDC Administrative Conference Room - 923 Liberty Dr, Lancaster, Ohio 43130

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Shawnee First Friday's Farmers Market

Shawnee First Friday's Farmers Market

Destination Shawnee is hosting First Friday's Farmers Market 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. May through October at the intersection of St Rts 93 and 155 - Shawnee, Ohio.

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May 23, 2019 is Red Nose Day

May 23, 2019 is Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day is a campaign to end child poverty, one nose at a time. Through the power of entertainment, Red Nose Day raises money and awareness to keep children who need our help the most stay safe, healthy and educated in America and around the world.

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2018 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report now available for Northern Perry County Water Thornville (#1) and Burr Oak (#2)

The Northern Perry County Water #1 and #2 water systems has prepared the following report to provide information to you, the consumer on the quality of our drinking water. This report was required as part of the Safe Drinking Water Act Re-authorization of 1996 and was required to be delivered to the consumer by May 22, 2019. Included within this report are general health information, water quality test results, and water system contacts.

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Upcoming Events
Perry Neighborhood Connection June 2019 Meeting Jun 18, 2019 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Ludowici Factory of Ideas - 4757 Tile Plant Rd, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Composting 101 Workshop Jun 18, 2019 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Mt. Aloysius - 5375 Tile Plant Road, New Lexington, OH 43764
RSVP Chronic Disease Class - Alzheimer's Disease Jun 20, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Somerset Lane Apartments - 214 N Market St, Somerset, OH 43783
2019 Glenford Fort Hike Jun 22, 2019 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Glenford Fort - 11995 St Rt 757, Glenford, OH 43739
United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties Annual Celebration 2019 Jun 25, 2019 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM — New Lexington Elementary School - 2550 Panther Dr. NE, New Lexington, OH 43764
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