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Crooksville Village Park | June 2023

Crooksville Village Park | June 2023

The Perry County Ohio Health Department Creating Healthy Communities is featuring the Crooksville Village Park in June 2023. Visit the Crooksville Village Park this summer and enjoy one of the many activities it has to offer!

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PCHN Diaper Drive | June 1 - 30, 2023

PCHN Diaper Drive | June 1 - 30, 2023

The Perry County Ohio Health Network is hosting their 1st Annual Diaper Drive from June 1 to June 30, 2023. Please donate diapers and wipes.

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PCDL Summer Reading for All Ages | June 1 - July 22, 2023

PCDL Summer Reading for All Ages | June 1 - July 22, 2023

The Perry County Ohio District Library is hosting Summer Reading for All Ages | June 1 - July 22, 2023. All branches and the bookmobile.

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PCDL Summer Meal Program for Kids | June 1 - July 29, 2023

PCDL Summer Meal Program for Kids | June 1 - July 29, 2023

The Perry County Ohio District Library is hosting the Summer Meal Program for Kids from June 1 - July 29, 2023. This program is provided through the Children's Hunger Alliance and the Southeast Ohio Food Bank.

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45th Annual MacGahan Festival | Saturday, June 3, 2023

45th Annual MacGahan Festival | Saturday, June 3, 2023

The 45th Annual MacGahan Festival is Saturday, June 3, 2023 starting at 11:00 a.m. at the New Lexington Cemetery - New Lexington, Ohio.

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PCCAC Free Summer Arts Workshops | 2023

PCCAC Free Summer Arts Workshops | 2023

Perry County Calvary Arts Center is hosting their Free Summer 2023 Arts Workshops in June and July. Workshops are limited to 20 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration deadline is June 1, 2023.

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Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due June 30, 2023

Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due June 30, 2023

Perry County Ohio Second Half 2022 Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday, June 30, 2023. Second Half 2023 Manufactured Home Taxes are also due Friday, June 30, 2023. In following with the Ohio Revised Code, to avoid a 5% penalty, pay taxes by 6/30/23. An additional 5% penalty will be added after 10 days past due.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips | May 2023

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips | May 2023

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips - May 2023. World Turtle Day: Tuesday, May 23, 2023. Terrestrial, freshwater, and sea turtles are often impacted by litter and plastic pollution. Celebrate World Turtle Day by making sure your and others trash & recycling end up where it belongs.

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Raised Bed Garden Space Available | Spring 2023

Raised Bed Garden Space Available | Spring 2023

Perry County Creating Healthy Communities has FREE 4’ x 8’ raised garden beds. Garden is located at 6900 Poling Dr. New Lexington, Ohio.

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The Facts About Homelessness in Perry County | 2023

The Facts About Homelessness in Perry County | 2023

If you think Perry County doesn’t have a homelessness issue, please think again! While you might not see them on the streets, they are here…..and at any given time there are numerous families and individuals who are in imminent danger of being homeless.

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Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio Department of Natural Resources and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

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Spring Into Fun at the Junction City Park | April 2023

Spring Into Fun at the Junction City Park | April 2023

In addition to the activities available at the park, you can enjoy a nice walk on the trail, rent the Junction City Community Building for your next family gathering, or attend a community celebration this Summer!

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Perry County Monthly Walk Schedule | 2023

Perry County Monthly Walk Schedule | 2023

The Perry County Ohio Health Department Creating Healthy Communities Monthly Walk Schedule for 2023.

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Perry County Juvenile/Probate and Municipal Court Moves | March 3, 2023

Perry County Juvenile/Probate and Municipal Court Moves | March 3, 2023

Perry County Juvenile/Probate, Municipal Court, Common Pleas Court, and Clerk of Courts will be moving to various locations by June 1, 2023. Stay tuned for updates.

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Perry County Juvenile Court HorsePOWER Program

Perry County Juvenile Court HorsePOWER Program

HorsePOWER is a new program lead by Perry County Juvenile Court in partnership with Diamond Lake Horse Farm that assists kids in learning about themselves through self-discovery and empowerment with the help of an Equine Partner.

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Perry County Land Bank is Inviting Bids on Demolition Project 2023-1 | April 12, 2023

Perry County Land Bank is Inviting Bids on Demolition Project 2023-1 | April 12, 2023

The Perry County Ohio Land Bank is Inviting Bids on Demolition Project 2023-1. Bids will be received by the Land Bank until 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2023.

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Perry County Park District Board Meeting Dates and Locations | 2023

Perry County Park District Board Meeting Dates and Locations | 2023

Perry County Ohio 2023 Park District Board meetings are scheduled for the second Monday of each month starting at 3:30 p.m. Locations vary.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips | April 2023

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips | April 2023

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-tips - April 2023. Earth Day! Saturday, April 22, 2023. This year's theme is Invest in Our Planet.

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Central State University Extension QPR Suicide Prevention Workshops | April 6 and April 21, 2023

Central State University Extension QPR Suicide Prevention Workshops | April 6 and April 21, 2023

Central State University Extension is holding free QPR Suicide Prevention Workshops on Thursday, April 6, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Perry County Library Main Branch, New Lexington and Friday, April 21, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Perry County Library - Somerset, Ohio.

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Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Join us Tuesday, March 28, 2023 for Perry County Ohio’s "Coffee with some Commissioners" from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Dodson's on Broadway, New Lexington, Ohio. Perry County Juvenile and Probate Judge Luann Cooperrider will discuss various Perry County issues.

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Perry County Senior Expo and Health Fair | March 24, 2023

Perry County Senior Expo and Health Fair | March 24, 2023

The Perry County Ohio Senior Expo and Health Fair will be held Friday, March 24, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the St. Rose Community Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Ohio State University Extension Tai Chi For Beginners | Tuesdays and Thursdays February 2 to April 11, 2023

Ohio State University Extension Tai Chi For Beginners | Tuesdays and Thursdays February 2 to April 11, 2023

Ohio State University Extension is holding virtual Tai Chi For Beginners classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays February 2 to April 11, 2023 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Fish Sale | 2023

Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Fish Sale | 2023

Perry County Ohio Soil and Water Conservation is now taking orders for fish. The order deadline is Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

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Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Seedling Tree Sale | 2023

Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Seedling Tree Sale | 2023

Perry County Ohio Soil and Water Conservation District Seedling Tree Sale. Order deadline is Wednesday, March 22, 2023.

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Reading Twp, OH Fire Station Upgrade & Expansion | March 10, 2023

Reading Twp, OH Fire Station Upgrade & Expansion | March 10, 2023

The Reading Township Fire Department was established in 1887. The current facility was built around 1968 with an expansion added around 2000. The Reading Township Fire Department has outgrown their existing facilities. They have gone from 60-70 runs per year to 334 in 2022. There are currently 42 outstanding volunteer firefighters.

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Upcoming Events
PCSO First Annual Sports and Pokemon Card Show | Saturday, March 2, 2024 Mar 02, 2024 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Barn at the Backwoods - 8572 High Point Rd, Thornville, OH 43076
Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, March 5, 2024 Mar 05, 2024 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Perry County Juvenile/Probate Court - 106 S Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
PBHC Black Balloon Day | Wednesday, March 6, 2024 Mar 06, 2024 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM — Perry Behavioral Health Choices Activity Center - 112 S Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Park District Board of Park Commissioners Meeting | Monday, March 11, 2024 Mar 11, 2024 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM — Somerset Courthouse - 100 Public Square, Somerset OH 43783
PCBDD is Now Recruiting for the Staff and Providers vs Cougars Basketball Game | Wednesday, March 13, 2024 Mar 13, 2024 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM — Mount Aloysius - 5375 Tile Plant Rd, New Lexington, OH 43764
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