MOUNT VERNON — Join the Knox County Park District and OSU Extension of Knox County June 12 as Janet Chandler, an Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist, joins these entities to present a program titled “Knowing our Neighbor – the Kokosing River.” This event will be held at the Mount Vernon Library at 7 p.m.

The program will allow you to locate where you live in the Kokosing watershed and learn about the Kokosing River and its feeder streams. The program will include information about what makes a healthy stream or river, how to assess water health, and how you can support the Kokosing River as an Ohio State Scenic River.

For a detailed listing of events, visit the Knox County Park District website at


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