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Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

The Perry County Ohio Commissioners meet weekly at our location: 212 S. Main St. Lower Level - New Lexington, OH.

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Monday Creek VFD is holding an Ice Cream Social Fundraiser | August 20, 2022

Monday Creek VFD is holding an Ice Cream Social Fundraiser | August 20, 2022

The Monday Creek Ohio Volunteer Fire Department is holding an Ice Cream Social Fundraiser on Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Maxville Community Center - St Rt 668 South of Junction City, Ohio. Proceeds to benefit the Monday Creek Township Volunteer Fire Department.

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Kayaks and Canoes - Oh Yeah and Fishing Too! | Saturday, August 20, 2022

Kayaks and Canoes - Oh Yeah and Fishing Too! | Saturday, August 20, 2022

Destination Shawnee is hosting Kayaks and Canoes - Oh Yeah and Fishing Too! on Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Tecumseh Lake - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Central State University Extension Third Thursday Small Farm Series Webinars | August 18, 2022

Central State University Extension Third Thursday Small Farm Series Webinars | August 18, 2022

Join Central State University for a series of monthly online webinars with CSU Extension Educators on topics important to small farms. Third Thursday of the month May through October from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. No charge. Registration is required. August 18 - Integrated Pest Management Overview.

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SNAP-ED Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays | August 17, 2022

SNAP-ED Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays | August 17, 2022

Ohio State University Perry Extension SNAP-ED and the Perry County Ohio Health Department are hosing the Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays July through September, 2022 at the New Lexington Community Garden. Class is limited to 15 adults. Reservations are required.

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Perry County Drug Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Perry County Drug Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, August 16, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Drug Prevention Coalition will hold their August meeting on Tuesday, August 16 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the New Lexington Village Hall - New Lexington, Ohio.

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August Volunteer Opportunities at the Southeast Ohio Food Bank | August 1, 2022

August Volunteer Opportunities at the Southeast Ohio Food Bank | August 1, 2022

LOGAN, OH – The Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP), is seeking volunteers to join the fight against hunger in our community. Packing events to be held on Saturday, August 13 & Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Foodbank in Logan, Ohio.

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Ohio State University Extension Food Preservation Webinar Series | Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Ohio State University Extension Food Preservation Webinar Series | Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Ohio State University Extension is hosting a Food Preservation Webinar Series on Tuesdays 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. May 3 through September 20, 2022. See flyer for specific produce and dates. Registration is required to participate in this free webinar series.

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Perry County Health Department Women’s Cancer Screening  Clinic | Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Perry County Health Department Women’s Cancer Screening Clinic | Tuesday, August 9, 2022

The James Cancer Center Mobile Mammography Unit is coming to Perry County Ohio in 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Perry County Health Department - New Lexington, Ohio. The clinics are scheduled for March 21, April 19, July 11, August 9, October 6, and November 21.

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Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market | August 5, 2022

Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market | August 5, 2022

Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market are held every first Friday May 6 through October 7, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. next to the train caboose off of 2nd Street and OH-155 - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Community Mental Health & Addiction Services Needs Survey | Closes September 15, 2022

Community Mental Health & Addiction Services Needs Survey | Closes September 15, 2022

This survey discusses mental health and substance use disorder services in Coshocton, Guernsey, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble, and Perry counties. Survey closes

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Blood Drive New Lexington City Building | Friday. August 19, 2022

Blood Drive New Lexington City Building | Friday. August 19, 2022

New Lexington is hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, August 19, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the New Lexington City Building - New Lexington, Ohio.

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On the Cover of the Court Review | July 2022

On the Cover of the Court Review | July 2022

The Perry County Ohio Courthouse is featured on the cover of the Court Review: The Journal of the American Judges Association Volume 58, Issue 2.

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HAPCAP Water Bill Assistance Program to Continue Until September 30, 2022 | July 13, 2022

HAPCAP Water Bill Assistance Program to Continue Until September 30, 2022 | July 13, 2022

GLOUSTER –Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) will continue to provide low-income eligible residents of Hocking, Athens and Perry Counties with water and wastewater bill payment assistance. The program began December 13, 2021 and will run until September 30th, 2022.

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Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursdays July 14 - August 18, 2022

Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursdays July 14 - August 18, 2022

The Central State University Extension is holding Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) classes on Thursdays July 14 - August 18, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Perry County Senior Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 8, 2022

Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 8, 2022

Perry County Ohio Second Half 2021 Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday, July 8, 2022. Second Half 2022 Manufactured Home Taxes are also due Friday, July 8, 2022.

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The Perry County Housing Coalition Ticket Auction Fundraiser | Saturday, October 15, 2022

The Perry County Housing Coalition Ticket Auction Fundraiser | Saturday, October 15, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Housing Coalition is hosting a Ticket Auction Fundraiser on Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at St. Rose Community Center - New Lexington, Ohio. Proceeds benefit the Coalition efforts to fight homelessness in Perry County.

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Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022

Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Park District Board of Park Commissioners announces that the July board meeting will be held on Monday, July 11, 2022 starting at 3:30 p.m. at the Arethusa Springs Park - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Job and Family Services Opportunity Center | June 2022

Perry County Job and Family Services Opportunity Center | June 2022

The Perry County Opportunity Center will be the new home to careers, jobs and workforce development opportunities provided by Perry County Job and Family Services (PCJFS).

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SUMMER CRISIS PROGRAM BEGINS JULY 1, 2022 AT HAPCAP

SUMMER CRISIS PROGRAM BEGINS JULY 1, 2022 AT HAPCAP

GLOUSTER – The Ohio Department of Development and Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) will help income-eligible Ohioans stay cool during the hot summer months. The Home Energy Assistance Summer Crisis Program provides eligible Ohioans assistance paying an electric bill or assistance paying for central air conditioning repairs. The program runs from July 1, 2022, until September 30, 2022.

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Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio

Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio

The Ohio Arts Council is opening up nominations for the 2023 Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio – there are multiple categories and deadline for nominations is Tuesday, August 23 at 5:00 p.m.

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Perry County District Library Bookmobile Coming Soon | Summer 2022

Perry County District Library Bookmobile Coming Soon | Summer 2022

The Perry County Ohio District Library Bookmobile is coming soon. Stop locations and schedules to be announced ASAP.

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Perry County Transit - Zero Fare, Zero Emissions, Zero Loop | June 2022

Perry County Transit - Zero Fare, Zero Emissions, Zero Loop | June 2022

Perry County Transit (PCT) launched the Zero Loop Transit system on Friday, June 17th 2022. The Zero Loop ride is completely free and currently consists of nine stops throughout New Lexington and Somerset. The Zero Loop runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2022 Photos

Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2022 Photos

The Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program offers a way for people convicted of a misdemeanor to make reparations to the community. The Community Service Program works with County, Township, Village, and non-profit organizations within Perry County. People convicted of a misdemeanor may be fined, required to do Community Service, or a combination of both. Required Community Service hours typically range from 20 to 80 hours per conviction.

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