Community Events

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Cook Out With The Cops

The Village of Risingsun Police Department would like to invite the community to join us in a fun filled evening with games, food and music from 5:30-7:30 on September 9th, 2020.

Please come and meet the officers that serve our community

All are welcome, no need to bring any food or water, all will be provided/donated.

We can’t wait to have the opportunity to hang out with our community and get to learn and know the citizens that we serve everyday, a little bit more.

Risingsun Historical Society

The Risingsun Historical Society (RSHS) has applied to get the town hall and opera house on the historical registry. The RSHS is asking for help from the citizens to write letters of support to accomplish this goal. The letters will be given to the Ohio Historic Sites Preservation Advisory Board to show additional support for this endvor. If you wish to send a letter please send an email to Darlene Dennis at

The Ohio Historical Sites Preservation Advisory Board will meet on Septermber 18th to consider the RSHS request. The meeting can be held via ZOOM and anyone wishing to view the meeting can do so by siging up a week in advance at Attendees to the meeting can make comments to the board if you would like to say a few words in support of the nomination. The meeing facilitator will explain how to make comments at the beginning and throughout the meeting. The schedule shows the Risingsun Town Hall & Opera House will be scheduled to be presented tenth out of fourteen nominations. If approved the nomination will go to the National Park Service for the next step in the process.

Here is a copy of the letter that was sent Darlene from the preservation board.