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62nd Annual Groundhog Breakfast 5:30 am
62nd Annual Groundhog Breakfast @ Adena Hall at COTC/Ohio State Newark
Feb 2 @ 5:30 am – 9:00 am
Join us for this annual networking breakfast with over 650 people in attendance. Always a memorable event, the morning includes a delicious breakfast, entertainment, an economic forecast, and the John Alford Community Service Award, which …
Local Author Book Release 7:00 pm
Local Author Book Release @ Mount Vernon Grand Hotel Ballroom
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A night of arts & humanities feature the book release of local author & MVNU alumni Aaron Daniel Behr. To reserve your copy of “The Husband” please email a request aarondbehr@gmail.com
Local Author Book Release 7:00 pm
Local Author Book Release @ Mount Vernon Grand Hotel Ballroom
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Columbus Press invites you to a Night of Arts & Humanities feature the book release of local author & MVNU alumni Aaron Daniel Behr. You can reserve of Aaron’s new book “The Husband” by sending …
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Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper
Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper @ St. Paul's Episcopal Chuch Parish House
Feb 7 – Feb 14 all-day
Plan now to attend the Annual Pancake supper in the lower level of St. Paul’s Parish house, 100 East High St. Mount Vernon. Pancakes, 5:00 to 6:30 PM. February 13th. Pancakes, Sausage and beverage $3.00 …
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4th Annual Community Town Hall Meeting: “Real vs. Fake News: How Can You Tell the Difference?” 5:00 pm
4th Annual Community Town Hall Meeting: “Real vs. Fake News: How Can You Tell the Difference?” @ Mansfield Senior High School
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
After the presidential election of 2016, NPR did a piece, “Fake or Real? How to Self-Check the News and Get the Facts,” that highlighted the fact that fake news stories can have real-life consequences. Fake …
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Valentine Dinner and Dance FUNdraiser 6:00 pm
Valentine Dinner and Dance FUNdraiser @ The Skylight
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Valentine Dinner and Dance FUNdraiser @ The Skylight
Upscale and elegant fundraising event includes diamond solitaire earring giveaway, buffet dinner, Bella Cakes by Beth, glamour make-up room, complimentary photographs and caricatures, best dressed contest, three auctions, prizes for longest and most recently married …
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Delaware Lions Club 67th All you Can Eat Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser 7:00 am
Delaware Lions Club 67th All you Can Eat Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser @ Dempsey Middle School
Feb 10 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Lions Club of Delaware’s 67th Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast fundraiser is from 7 am to 1 pm at the Dempsey Middle School in Delaware. Come support a great cause, raising money to provide vision …
Valentines Dinner With Elvis 7:00 pm
Valentines Dinner With Elvis @ American Legion
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Let the love flow as you enjoy dinner and a show with the King, Elvis at the American Legion in Fredricktown February 10th. from 7-9:30.
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Fight For Air Climb Columbus
Fight For Air Climb Columbus @ Rhodes Tower
Feb 17 all-day
The Fight For Air Climbs vary in the number of flights and stairs to climb, but each event offers an opportunity for teams and individuals to challenge themselves. Whether you are climbing as a part …
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BAH – Millennial Mount Vernon- Happy B-Day George Washington 5:00 pm
BAH – Millennial Mount Vernon- Happy B-Day George Washington @ Alcove Restaurant & Lounge
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Millennial Mount Vernon hosts this months Business After Hours with a celebration of George Washington’s birthday.  All are welcome to attend!  Learn more about Mount Vernon & Knox County’s premier young professionals group.
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Chautauqua – Mary Jemison – captured by Seneca Tribe in 1743 as a teenager
Chautauqua – Mary Jemison – captured by Seneca Tribe in 1743 as a teenager @ The Grand hotel
Feb 22 all-day
Chautauqua – Mary Jemison – captured by Seneca Tribe in 1743 as a teenager @ The Grand hotel
February 22 – Mary Jemison (aka Julia Geiger) captured in her teens in 1743 and adopted by the Seneca Indians Opening – Chris Petee sings old folk songs ELIXIR PRESENTS With financial support from the …
Utica Church of Christ Blood Drive
Utica Church of Christ Blood Drive @ Utica Church of Christ
Feb 22 all-day
Donate the gift of life as the American Red Cross and the Bloodmobile stop in Utica from 1-7. Schedule an appoinment by calling Pat at 740-892-2761 or Sharon 740-403-6122
After Hours at Kroger Marketplace 5:00 pm
After Hours at Kroger Marketplace @ Kroger Market Place
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You are invited to attend this fun After Hours at the Kroger Marketplace on 21st Street.  Meet their friendly staff and learn about their business model.  You will enjoy tasty appetizers, refreshments and a cash …
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RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE 6:30 pm
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE @ • Thorne Performance Hall inside the MVNU Chapel
Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction …
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Knox County/Apple Valley Snowbird Fly-In 10:00 am
Knox County/Apple Valley Snowbird Fly-In @ Homer’s Smorgasbord
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Knox County/Apple Valley Snowbird Fly-In @ Homer’s Smorgasbord
The Knox County/Apple Valley Snowbird Fly-In has been held for many years for residents of Knox County who winter in Florida or will be in Florida on February 26, 2018. Come join us for a …
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RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE 11:45 am
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE @ Knox County Health Department
Feb 27 @ 11:45 am – 1:30 pm
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cut¬ting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction …
Saint Vincent de Paul School- Open House 6:00 pm
Saint Vincent de Paul School- Open House
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saint Vincent de Paul School will be hosting an Open House for Prospective Families on February 27th at 6:00pm at 206 E. Chestnut Street. For those interested in early childhood education, come and learn more about …
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Refresher Driving Course for Seniors 9:00 am
Refresher Driving Course for Seniors @ Knox County Health Department
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Winter weather can provide some driving challenges. If you are over the age of 60, perhaps you find driving under any condition is a challenge. A lot has happened in the 40-plus years since you …