Knox County Symphony’s Free Children’s Concert

The Knox County Symphony will be performing a free Children’s Concert on Sunday, October 1st at 3:00 p.m. entitled “Music and Dance”. The concert will take place at Ariel-Foundation Park in the Schnormeier Pavilion. In case of inclement weather, Rosse Hall at Kenyon College, check update at

Kenyon College’s Gund Gallery will be providing art activities to accompany the concert.

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Academy Award Nominated Film “Lion” featured at Free Movie Night on Wednesday, July 12

The Academy Award nominated film “Lion” (PG-13) will be the free monthly movie feature on Wednesday, July 12, 6:30 p.m., at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

Nominated for six Academy Awards including best picture, “Lion” is based on the non-fiction book, “A Long Way Home,” by Saroo Brierley.… Read full story