Time for some festive fun at the free Silver Screeners Movie Matinee featuring “Scrooged” (PG-13) on Sunday, December 15, 1:30 p.m., at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.
In this modern, quirky, yet heartwarming take on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips (Karen Allen).… Read full story
Don’t miss the live theatre opportunities this weekend.
Directed by our own Serra Barrett MVNU’s production of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women follows the triumphs and tribulations of the March Sisters during the American Civil War. We follow the lives of Meg, the eldest; Jo, the high-spirited tomboy; Amy, the self-centered beauty; and gentle Beth.… Read full story
For these showings, the lights will be brought up and the sound turned down. Families will be able to bring their own gluten-free, casein-free snacks. Additionally, audience members are welcome to get up and dance, walk, shout or sing – in other words the “no talking” policy will not be enforced unless the safety of the audience is questioned.… Read full story
Murder mystery weekends at The White Oak Inn are a little bit of magic, a little bit of music, and a whole lot of fun! Our Ohio murder mystery weekends and dinners are set up for guests to dress in costume and play along.… Read full story
Ariel-Foundation Park welcomes the Mount Vernon High School marching band for its “Jacket Jam” concert at the Schnormeier Event Center on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. This free event for all members of our community. The Band will feature songs from their marching season, showcasing local high school musicians at their finest.
This classic story, written by George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) in 1861 has everything a great story should have! Silas, accused of a crime he did not commit, leaves his small community to become an “outsider” in Raveloe. Fate removes all that he holds precious so he is ready to receive the best gift of all…love.… Read full story
The Mount Vernon City Schools will present it’s Fall Orchestra Concert on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at the MVHS Theater. The 7th Grade & HS Concert Orchestra will perform at 6:30 pm and the 8th Grade & HS Symphonic Orchestra will perform at 7:30 pm.