Venue Change for Pride & Prejudice Performances

Mr. Darcy has another great reason to smile – even though we lost our Great Room Theater Venue for upcoming performances (Due to State campus Restrictions related to virus concerns), we will be relocating the Orange Barrel stage and all Pride & Prejudice Performances to: Hiawatha Hall (Former SDA Academy Campus – across from The Pavilion Sports Complex) 741 Fairgrounds Road, Mt.

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Little River Band to Headline Festival

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The Mount Vernon Music and Arts Festival will welcome Little River Band, Artrageous and Phil Dirt and the Dozers as headline entertainment for this summer’s event.

All headline acts are scheduled to take the main stage at 8:30 each evening – Phil Dirt and the Dozers on Thursday, August 13, Artrageous on Friday, August 14, and Little River Band on Saturday, August 15. … Read full story

Black History Month Free Showing of “Harriet” (PG-13) on Tues, Feb 11, 6:30 pm, at the Main Library

The Academy Award-nominated film  “Harriet” (PG-13) will be shown at Free Movie Night on Tuesday, February 11, 6:30 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.


The film is based on the extraordinary story of Harriet Tubman, the heroic 19th-century freedom fighter, whose courage, ingenuity and strength helped hundreds of slaves escape the bondage of slavery and changed the course of history.… Read full story