Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Saturday, Jul. 02.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

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Saturday, Jul. 02 6:00 PM Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band perform USO concert for airmen and their families

Location: Area A, Hangar 4016, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH www.wpafb.af.mil

Contacts: 88th Air Base Wing Office of Public Affairs 1 937 522 3252


Saturday, Jul. 02 – Friday, Jul. 08 Columbus Zoo and Aquarium hosts ‘Military Family Free Dayz’ – Columbus Zoo and Aquarium hosts ‘Military Family Free Dayz,’ members of the military, both past and present, and their immediate family admitted free to the Zoo and receive discounted admission to Zoombezi Bay

Location: 4850 W Powell Rd, Powell, OH https://www.columbuszoo.org/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusZoo

Contacts: Patty Peters Columbus Zoo and Aquarium patty.peters@columbuszoo.org 1 614 645 3411


Sunday, Jul. 03 10:30 AM ‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’ on ABC – ‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’, Sunday morning political affairs program featuring pundits and news correspondents discussing the stories of the week. Guests this week expected to include Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown and former Sen. Rick Santorum

Location: TBD abc.go.com https://twitter.com/ThisWeekABC #ThisWeek

Contacts: Heather Riley ABC media relations Heather.M.Riley@abc.com 1 212 456 4396 Caragh Fisher ABC News Media Relations Caragh.E.Fisher@abc.com 1 212 456 3437


Sunday, Jul. 03 1:00 PM Dayton Lights in Flight Festival – Dayton Lights in Flight Festival, multi-cultural festival featuring food vendors, live music, and fireworks to celebrate Independence Day

Location: Riverscape MetroPark, 111 E. Monument Avenue, Dayton, OH Dayton www.cityofdayton.org https://twitter.com/cityofdayton

Contacts: City of Dayton Public Affairs cityhall@daytonohio.gov 1 937 333 3616


Monday, Jul. 04 10:00 AM Cleveland Catholic Bishop Richard Lennon leads Mass regarding protection of religious liberty

Location: St. John Cathedral, 1007 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.dioceseofcleveland.org https://twitter.com/dioceseofCLE

Contacts: Robert Tayek Catholic Diocese of Cleveland media and PR rtayek@dioceseofcleveland.org 1 800 869 6525 x 4460


Monday, Jul. 04 Independence Day – Independence Day, aka 4th of July – public holiday celebrating the adoption on this date in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence, which was written primarily by Thomas Jefferson and announced the secession from the British Empire of the 13 American colonies then at war with Great Britain * Events include National Independence Day Parade in Washington, DC

Location: TBD http://july4thparade.com/

Contacts: National Independence Day Parade info@july4thparade.com 1 800 215 6405


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