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Somerset Artists Co-Op Holiday Special Events

Somerset Artists Co-Op Holiday Special Events

Join Somerset Ohio Artists Co-Op on the Square on Saturday, December 1, 2018 for Kids Paint Your Own Pottery Ornaments. Adults and youth to Paint Your Own Pottery at the studio and gift shop.

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Somerset Artists Co-Op December 2018 Classes

Somerset Artists Co-Op December 2018 Classes

Somerset Ohio Artists Co-Op December 2018 Classes are Making Silver Christmas Presents.

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Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities Public Hearing

Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities Public Hearing

The Perry County Ohio Board of Developmental Disabilities is entering the final phase of the current 3-year Strategic Plan and seeks community input into the details of the plan, including specific annual action plan items to support the board’s overall strategic objectives. A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, December 11th at 5:30 p.m. at the Service and Support Administration Office - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Save the date!! Fundraiser Banquet for Disabled Veterans

Disabled Veterans Outdoors in partnership with Whitetails Unlimited is hosting a fundraiser banquet on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the Perry County Ohio Fairgrounds - New Lexington, Ohio

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2018 New Lexington Fire Department Toy Drive

2018 New Lexington Fire Department Toy Drive

As the weather changes the time is upon us to think about giving back to others in our community. It is time for our annual toy drive to help give the children in our service area that might not have a Christmas otherwise. We will be taking donations from November 1 until December 7.

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Count - CALM Down for the Holidays Challenge

Count - CALM Down for the Holidays Challenge

For many, the holiday season is a busy, stressful time of the year, and it’s common for our health goals to take a backseat to the celebrations and obligations of the season. Do you want some tips and ideas to relax and enjoy the holidays in a healthier way this year? Join the Count - CALM Down for the Holidays email wellness challenge for healthy living tips and encouragement to help you make the most of this holiday season.

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Severe blood shortage: Red Cross issues immediate call for blood donations

Severe blood shortage: Red Cross issues immediate call for blood donations

The American Red Cross is facing a severe blood shortage and urgently needs blood donors to give now to avoid delays in lifesaving medical care for patients. Volunteer blood drive hosts are also critically needed to prevent the shortage from worsening this winter.

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Perry County Veterans Career and Resource Fair

Perry County Veterans Career and Resource Fair

OhioMeansJobs - Perry County in conjunction with The Perry County Ohio Veterans Service Commission is hosting a Veterans Career and Resource Fair on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the New Lexington American Legion - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Become a Child Care Provider - Free Workshops

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services is offering free workshops in November 2018 at various Perry County District Library Branches that will provide everything needed to know how to get started in a career caring for our local youth.

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Give thanks for good health by giving blood

Give thanks for good health by giving blood

The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in need.

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Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes are still available for a limited time

A limited quantity of the Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes produced and donated by Ludowici Roof Tile are still available.

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Perry County Transit is Moving

Perry County Ohio Transit is Moving to 499 North State Street - New Lexington, Ohio 43764 effective Friday, November 2, 2018.

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Perry County Calvary Arts Center Fall Schedule

The Perry County Ohio Calvary Arts Center Announces their 1st Sunday Artist Series. The Fall Schedule includes Artist Brenda Dodson-Nelson on October 7, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sunshine the Clown Magic Show on November 4, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., The Non Members Song Writing Duo on December 2, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., and Flutasia and the Christmas Walk Event on December 7, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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Red Cross calls for winter heroes to host blood drives and save lives

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. To help meet the constant demand for lifesaving blood donations and prevent blood shortages this winter, the American Red Cross is urging individuals and organizations to be winter heroes by hosting a blood drive.

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Community Shoe and Coat Drive

Community Shoe and Coat Drive

Ludowici Roof Tile is hosting a shoe and coat drive to provide all elementary school students in Perry County Ohio with a pair of new tennis shoes for the summer and a new coat for the winter.

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November is National Adoption Awareness Month

November is National Adoption Awareness Month

November is National Adoption Awareness Month AND the Perry County Ohio Children Services Board is holding an open house on November 2, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at their newly remodeled facility in New Lexington, Ohio.

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Falls Prevention Education

Perry County Ohio RSVP and the Ohio State University Extension are holding a series of 8 two-hour classes on Falls Prevention Education on Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. beginning on October 23, 2018 at the Perry County Library - New Lexington, OH.

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Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Retired-Rehired

Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Retired-Rehired, a mystery-dinner production on Friday, January 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Perry County Calvary Arts Center - New Lexington, Ohio, Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio, and Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the McConnelsville Eagles - McConnelsville, Ohio.

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Academy For Leadership Abilities - Pioneering Possibilities

WHAT IS PIONEERING POSSIBILITIES®? - A community leadership opportunity offered to ALL people in Perry County, Ohio. We focus on integrity, doing the right things, setting goals, and accomplishing outcomes to enhance our culture and enrich lives in our community.

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The Perry County Board of Developmental Administration Office is on the move…back to our roots

Effective October 9, 2018 the PCBDD Administration Office will be moving back to the Community School located at 5720 State Route 345 NE, New Lexington, OH 43764. This location will house the following departments: Superintendent, Human Resources, Business and IT Department, Academy for Leadership Abilities®, Behavior Supports, Medicaid and Waiver Billing Services, MUI, Maintenance department, and Community Outreach.

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What do I do with my caps in Perry County?

Bottle caps are not accepted for recycling by PerCo, Inc. - New Lexington, OH. Please remove, and discard in your regular trash, all bottle caps before dropping off your recyclables.

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Perry County Children Services is Back Home!

Perry County Ohio Children Services is back on Mill St. - New Lexington, OH. PCCS will be hosting an open house on Friday, November 2, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Upcoming Events
Free December 2018 Legal Clinic Dec 04, 2018 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Schedule Your Mammogram Today! Dec 20, 2018 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr., New Lexington, OH 43764
Schedule Your Mammogram Today! Apr 12, 2019 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr., New Lexington, OH 43764
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