Silver Screeners Free Classic Movie Matinee to feature “The African Queen”

The Silver Screeners Free Movie Matinee will feature the 1951 classic, “The African Queen,” on Sunday, August 5, 2:00 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

Directed by the iconic John Huston, the film features an Academy Award-winning performance by Humphrey Bogart as Charlie Allnut, the booze-guzzling, rough-around-the-edges captain of a broken-down East African riverboat.… Read full story

Oldtime Farming Festival Line Up

Entertainment line up for this year looks like this…
Saturday
10 – noon Parade / Opening Ceremonies
noon – 12:30 band tear-down / set-up
12:30 – 2:45 Relentless Mules bluegrass
3 – 4:30 Square One Acapella
4:30 – 5 Cherry Avenue set-up/sound check
5 – 5:45 Cherry Avenue short set
5:45 – 7ish Cookie / Pie Auction
7ish – 8:30 Cherry Avenue long set

Sunday
9 – 9:40ish Community Church Service
9:45 – 11 Marina Myers & students – piano
11 – 1 Lucky Penny Sisters
1 – 3 Salty Caramels
3 – 4 Tractor Parade – stages closed
Following parade Award Presentations (Art, Photography, Horticulture)

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