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New Lexington High School Safe Student Driver Campaign 2020

New Lexington High School Safe Student Driver Campaign 2020

New Lexington Ohio High School is holding a Safe Student Driver Campaign 2020 clinic on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the New Lexington High School Cafeteria - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Systematic Training for Effective Parenting at Crooksville School 2020

Systematic Training for Effective Parenting at Crooksville School 2020

coad4kids is offering seven weekly Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) classes starting on Thursday, February 13, 2020 through Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at Crooksville School - Crooksville, Ohio.

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Perry County JFS RV and the 2020 Census

Perry County JFS RV and the 2020 Census

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services is bringing their Internet equipped RV to your neighborhood soon to ensure YOU are counted in the 2020 Census.

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16th Annual OhioMeansJobs Job Fair April 22, 2020

16th Annual OhioMeansJobs Job Fair April 22, 2020

Calling all employers - Save the date! OhioMeansJobs is hosting their 16th annual job fair on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 from 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. at the Athens Community Center - Athens, Ohio.

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United Way in Perry County

United Way in Perry County

United Way provides funding for several programs in Perry County Ohio.

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RSVP Military Care Packages for Easter 2020

RSVP Military Care Packages for Easter 2020

Perry County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) will be assembling Easter 2020 Military Care packages on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the New Lexington Elks Lodge #509 - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Free primary care clinics in Shawnee, Ohio in 2020

Free primary care clinics in Shawnee, Ohio in 2020

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is offering free primary care clinics in Shawnee, Ohio in 2020 to those that are income eligible. The free clinics are held on the first Thursday of the month in February, April, June, August, October, and December from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in front of the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Critical type O blood shortage: Red Cross urgently needs donors

Critical type O blood shortage: Red Cross urgently needs donors

The American Red Cross has extended its urgent call for donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets. With influenza escalating across the country and preventing some donors from giving, and winter weather threatening to cancel blood drives, the Red Cross now has a critical shortage of type O blood and urgently needs donors to restock the shelves.

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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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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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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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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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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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Upcoming Events
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
Perry County Suicide Prevention Coalition February 2020 Meeting Feb 04, 2020 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Village Municipal Building - 215 South Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Drug Prevention Coalition February 2020 Meeting Feb 04, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM — Village Municipal Building - 215 South Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
February 2020 Free Legal Clinic Feb 04, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
February 2020 Free primary care clinic in Shawnee, Ohio Feb 06, 2020 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Tecumseh Theater - 116 W Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
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