Mount Vernon News
An inside look at the New York Times bestseller, “Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death and Redemption in an American Prison,” by Shaka Senghor, will be featured at the Adult Book Discussion on Tuesday, April 25, at 7 p.m., at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry St.
The classic comedy film “You Can’t Take It with You” will be featured at the Silver Screeners Free Classic Movie Matinee on Sunday, April 30, at 1:30 p.m., at the Public Library of the Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry St., Mount Vernon.
The Annual Plant Swap at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County is taking place now through Saturday in the west vestibule of the main library, 201 N. Mulberry St., Mount Vernon.
Hospice of Knox County, a member of Hospice of North Central Ohio, has opened registration for its 2017 day camp for children ages 6 to 17 who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or significant loved one.
The Community Garden project in Mount Vernon offers free garden allotments for area residents to grow their own produce and to provide fresh organic produce to local food pantries.
The Highland School District will present a musical version of the Charles Dickens classic, “Oliver” in the high school auditorium this Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The Foundation for Knox Community Hospital will be hosting the “Spring and a Song” benefit auction in the Gund Commons at Kenyon College on Tuesday, from 6-9 p.m.
The Knox County Symphony and the Kenyon Community Choir will join forces on Sunday, April 30, at 8 p.m., in Rosse Hall Auditorium for a presentation of two masterworks: “Nänie (Elegy)” by Johannes Brahms, and “Requiem in D Minor” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.