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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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PerCo Cafe Cruise-In

The PerCo Café will be holding their 2nd Annual Cruise-In on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the PerCo Café - New Lexington, OH

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Harvest Moon Gathering

The 2018 Harvest Moon Gathering will be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 and Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Ridge Museum - Glenford, OH

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RSVP Aqua Classes

RSVP is holding their next 8 week group of Aqua Classes beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, OH.

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4th Annual Cruise-In for Alzheimers

The 4th Annual Cruise-In for Alzheimers is being held on Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Advance Auto Parts - New Lexington, OH.

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RSVP Chronic Disease Class - COPD

Interim HealthCare and the Perry County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) present Chronic Disease Class COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Arethusa Springs Apartments - New Lexington, OH.

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Rehoboth Sanitary Sewer EPA Notice

The Finding of No Significant Impact document is being released for public comment for the Rehoboth Sanitary Sewer Project

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Red Cross urgently needs blood donations before summer ends

As summer winds down, the American Red Cross urges individuals to give blood now and help end an emergency summer blood shortage that began last month. A critical need remains as many regular donors delay giving to take final summer vacations and prepare for school to start. To ensure lifesaving treatments remain available for patients in the coming weeks, donations are needed now, especially type O.

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New Hours at the New Lexington, Ohio Food Pantry

New Hours at the New Lexington, Ohio Food Pantry beginning September 4, 2018

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Perry County Ohio Mosquito Spray Schedule

The Perry County Ohio Health Department began to spray for mosquitoes on June 14, 2018 in Roseville and will continue spraying until the weather cools below 60 degrees F. Spraying ends typically by September and the start of school.

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Shawnee Community Day and Homecoming

The Shawnee Ohio Improvement and Homecoming Association in conjunction with Friends of the Shawnee Museum are holding the Shawnee Ohio Community Day and Homecoming on Saturday, August 18, 2018 starting at 12:00 p.m. in Shawnee, OH.

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Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter Fundraiser

The Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter is holding a fundraiser on Saturday, August 25, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Roseville Community Center - Roseville, OH.

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Red Cross blood shortage continues as thousands answer the call to give

Thousands of people have responded to the emergency call for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross in early July. Still, there continues to be an emergency need for donors of all blood types, especially type O, to give now to address a severe blood shortage.

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Perry County Preservation Committee opens the files of historical trials of Perry County Ohio

The Perry County Ohio Preservation Committee invites you to join Judge Luann Cooperrider as she recaps some of Perry County Ohio's high profile court cases from the 1940's through the 1990's on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. at the Perry County Behavioral Health Choices Activity Center - New Lexington, OH.

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August is Child Support Awareness Month

If you have an outstanding warrant for your arrest due to a failure to appear at a hearing, you will not be arrested, a bond will be issued, and a new hearing date will be assigned to you if you appear at the court. If you appear at PCCSEA you will have the opportunity to discuss your case with your case manager rather than be taken into custody.

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Getting Back ON TRACK

The Perry County Ohio JFS/OhioMeansJobs Center offers free employability workshops for returning citizens (ex-offenders) every Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Perry JFS - New Lexington, OH.

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Who you gonna call????

Here is a summary of the various 211, 311, 411, etc. assistance phone numbers.

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PLAY - It's not all fun and games

Perry County Ohio Bd. of Developmental Disabilities in conjunction with Perry Behavioral Health Choices, Perry County Ohio District Library, and Hopewell Health Center, is holding a seminar on the PLAY Project on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Perry Behavioral Health Choices Activity Center - New Lexington, OH.

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EMERGENCY NEED: Red Cross blood supply dwindles after tough July Fourth week

The American Red Cross is now facing an emergency blood shortage following a difficult Fourth of July week for blood donations, with hundreds fewer blood drives than a typical week and a resulting decline in donations. Right now, blood is being distributed to hospitals faster than donations are coming in. All eligible donors are urgently needed to give now to help replenish the blood supply.

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Red Cross urges donors to fill Missing Types to prevent summer blood shortage

Where would we be without A, B & O? These aren’t just letters – they also represent our blood types. And during blood shortages, they may be missing from hospital shelves. The American Red Cross needs your help now to ensure blood types don’t go missing and patient care isn’t impacted this summer. You can help fill the missing types by sharing information about upcoming Red Cross blood donation opportunities in the community.

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Fatherhood Event

This is a special one hour free event for FATHERS ONLY on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. During this hour you will learn how you can become more active and involved with your children through the legal process.

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New Lexington Ohio July 4th Celebration

New Lexington, Ohio will celebrate July 4, 2018 with a parade beginning at 1:00 p.m. followed by music, cruise-in, raffles, prizes, and more. Fireworks will begin at 10:00 p.m.

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Perry County Ohio Recycle Reminder!!

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling would like to remind our residents what can and what can't be recycled here in Perry County Ohio.

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2017 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 July 1, 2018. Included within this report are general health information, water quality test results, and water system contacts.

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Upcoming Events
Shawnee Community Day and Homecoming Aug 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 06:30 PM — East Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
RSVP Chronic Disease Class - COPD Aug 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Arethusa Springs Apartments - 530 1st St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter Fundraiser Aug 25, 2018 04:30 PM - 08:00 PM — Roseville Community Center - 13047 Karl Brown Rd., Roseville, OH 43777
Perry County Preservation Committee opens the files of historical trials of Perry County Ohio Aug 30, 2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
4th Annual Cruise-In for Alzheimers Sep 01, 2018 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Advance Auto Parts - 747 Carroll St., New Lexington, OH 43764
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