All Day Howard water lines being flushed Apple Valley Howard, OH
All Day Mohican Outdoor School to present wildlife weekend Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors Inc. Butler, OH
All Day Upgrades set for Kokosing Gap Trail Kokosing Gap Trail Mount Vernon, OH
9:00 AM Knox County Christian Women’s Retreat Senior Citizen Center Mount Vernon, OH
10:00 AM Mohican Advocates to hold forum on fracking Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County Mount Vernon, OH
10:00 AM Old prescription roundup set for April 28 Knox County Mount Vernon, OH
10:30 AM Celebrate World Tai Chi & Qigong Day The Living Center Mount Vernon, OH
11:00 AM Events set for Kids’ Safety Day Riverside Park Mount Vernon, OH
11:00 AM Fourth community garden to open Arch Avenue Park Mount Vernon, OH
2:00 PM Limited engagement of ‘Moonlight and Magnolias’ Alcove Restaurant Mount Vernon, OH
4:00 PM Beef and Noodle Dinner Homer Volunteer Fire Department Homer, OH
6:30 PM Limited engagement of ‘Moonlight and Magnolias’ Alcove Restaurant Mount Vernon, OH
7:00 PM Highland to celebrate new theater with community show Highland High School Marengo, OH
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