The 4th annual brain injury awareness event. You'll see we've changed the name with the addition of a 5K Run! Walk or run individually, create your own team or join a team. Join hundreds of participants at the ZHS Stadium track. The walk track is wheelchair and handicapped accessible so all participants of various abilities have the opportunity to participate. The run is a different course and may not be accessible for wheelchairs. Our event honors and celebrates the brain injury survivors in attendance. It's their day!
An event for community members on Saturday, May 23 from 5 - 7:00 pm at 928 Jackson St. Honoring Terry Martin, Phil Newman, and Deanna Martin. Ticket are $15. Everyone welcome. For details call 452-7401.
Tri Valley Color Guard will be hosting a CAR WASH at Auto Zone on Maple Ave On May 23, 8a-2p. Please come and support them!
"Evening of Bluegrass", Sunday June 14, 2015, located at Hanover Presbyterian Church, 732 N. Main Street, Newark, Ohio (Village of Hanover). A great evening of traditional Bluegrass & Gospel Music. Gates open at 1, Concert 3 - 8 pm, featuring The Kevin Prater Band from Kentucky, Larry Gillis and Swampgrass from Georgia, Anna Allen & Traditional Plus from Chillicothe and Sugar Creek Bluegrass from Johnston, Ohio. Family & Handicap friendly venue. Bring a lawn Chair. 50/50 Drawing, great food and Morgan Monroe Mandolin Raffle. Information, Stacey Wright, 740-641-7884.
will be provided by the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine's Community Health Program on June 16 from 9am to 3pm. Clinic will be on the mobile health van parked at the Morgan Co Health Dept, 4275 N St Rt 376 NW, McConnelsville. Free pap tests, pelvic and breast examinations, breast health education, and appointments for mammograms will be provided to uninsured / underinsured women. Appointments are required. Those interested may call 1-800-844-2654 or 740-593-2432 to schedule an appointment. Provided as a community service.
Muskingum Soil & Water Conservation District is having a backyard conservation workshop series on ponds. It's being held Thursday, June 11 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. RSVP by Thursday, June 4, as space is limited. Pre-registration is a must, as it is on private property. To register, call 454-2027. Cost is Free!
The Perry County Historical & Cultural Arts Society is hosting this hike on Saturday, June 6 from 10am to 2pm. Speaker is Ben Carpenter of PCSWCD and Native American ceremony. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Lunch provided at the site at noon. Transportation provided for handicapped persons. Suggested donation is $10. For details call 740-987-4862.
is Friday, June 5 from 11am to 6pm at St Paul AME Church, 561 Pine St, Zanesville. $10 donation, and for every dinner purchased, your name will go into the drawing for raffle items donated from local businesses. No need to be present to win. Delivery available for local businesses with 6 or more dinners ordered. For details contact Stella Haley at Muskingum County Juvenile Detention Center.
on May 28 from 2 - 6:00 pm at Ohio University Zanesville (1425 Newark Rd) in Campus Center Room 430. Key Speaker is Sheriff Matt Lutz. Speaker, Survivor Stories, music, entertainment and food. Event opens with a powerful mime that depicts key players of human trafficking. Learn how to read the signs and red flags to help STOP human trafficking. Four young ladies share their experience from victim to survivor. Vendors on site also.
The 3rd Annual Bill Carpenter Memorial Horse Pull will take place at Delmar Warne Field, on SR 146 between Cumberland and Chandlersville, starting with the pony pull at 9:30 am; &horse pull at 2 pm. BBQ Chicken dinner. Admission: $5.00 For more information call 740-683-8143.