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Sep
20
Wed
Kathy Hunn Blood Drive set for Sept. 20
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in memory of Kathy Hunn in the Activity Hall of Tri-County Center (TCCC) on Wednesday, September 20 from 2-6 p.m.
Call 1-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org and enter TriCountyCare to schedule an appointment. TCCC is at 601 N. Galloway.

Sep
23
Sat
Prairie Days slated for Saturday, Sept. 23
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Prairie Days in Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, September 23. The event will feature a variety of activities lasting 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Entertainment acts include “The Inspirations,” “Darin Epperson and A Side of Country,” magician Joe Cole, along with performers Clark Manson and Adam Doleac.

Sep
25
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 25 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 26 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Sep
29
Fri
1967 Van-Far football team to be honored
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There are plans to honor players from Van-Far’s 1967 football team during halftime of the Indians’ home football game on Friday, September 29 against North Callaway.
It has been 50 years since this group represented the district on the gridiron.
The Van-Far Booster Club is asking area residents to attend the game that evening to be apart of the special tribute to these former Indians football players.

Oct
2
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 2 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 3 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct
7
Sat
All-Town Sale set for Saturday, October 7
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 2:45 pm

The Fall 2017 All-Town Yard Sale for the City of Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, October 7. Starting with the Fall sale, “The Vandalia Leader” is the new sponsor.
The registration fee remains $10 and is due Friday, September 29. Ads will be printed on a map inserted in the October 4 issue. More announcements coming soon for the upcoming sale. Registration forms are now available inside “The Vandalia Leader” office, located at 108 W. State St. in Vandalia.

Oct
9
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 9 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 10 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct
12
Thu
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
Oct 12 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 am

The VFW Post No. 2173, Vandalia, will meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All members are invited to attend.

Oct
13
Fri
St. Brendan’s Dinner Auction
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tickets are on sale for the 36th Annual St. Brendan’s Dinner Auction. Tickets are $30 each and include a seat reservation for the October 13 dinner auction in the Pat Piper Branch Parish Hall.
Tickets are sold at the Parish office, where seats are also saved on the seating chart.Tickets must be purchased in advanced as they are not sold at the door.
This year’s dinner auction theme is a Hawaiian Luau! Your ticket gets you a dinner, featuring pork loin, cooked by the Audrain County Pork Producers; admittance into the live and silent auction as well as the dance after all events.
All proceeds go to St. Brendan’s School. Last year’s funds were used for items like new textbooks, technology updates, athletic equipment and much more!

Oct
16
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 16 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 17 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Sep
20
Wed
Kathy Hunn Blood Drive set for Sept. 20
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in memory of Kathy Hunn in the Activity Hall of Tri-County Center (TCCC) on Wednesday, September 20 from 2-6 p.m.
Call 1-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org and enter TriCountyCare to schedule an appointment. TCCC is at 601 N. Galloway.

Sep
23
Sat
Prairie Days slated for Saturday, Sept. 23
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Prairie Days in Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, September 23. The event will feature a variety of activities lasting 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Entertainment acts include “The Inspirations,” “Darin Epperson and A Side of Country,” magician Joe Cole, along with performers Clark Manson and Adam Doleac.

Sep
25
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 25 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 26 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Sep
29
Fri
1967 Van-Far football team to be honored
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There are plans to honor players from Van-Far’s 1967 football team during halftime of the Indians’ home football game on Friday, September 29 against North Callaway.
It has been 50 years since this group represented the district on the gridiron.
The Van-Far Booster Club is asking area residents to attend the game that evening to be apart of the special tribute to these former Indians football players.

Oct
2
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 2 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 3 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct
7
Sat
All-Town Sale set for Saturday, October 7
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 2:45 pm

The Fall 2017 All-Town Yard Sale for the City of Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, October 7. Starting with the Fall sale, “The Vandalia Leader” is the new sponsor.
The registration fee remains $10 and is due Friday, September 29. Ads will be printed on a map inserted in the October 4 issue. More announcements coming soon for the upcoming sale. Registration forms are now available inside “The Vandalia Leader” office, located at 108 W. State St. in Vandalia.

Oct
9
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 9 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 10 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct
12
Thu
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
Oct 12 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 am

The VFW Post No. 2173, Vandalia, will meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All members are invited to attend.

Oct
13
Fri
St. Brendan’s Dinner Auction
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tickets are on sale for the 36th Annual St. Brendan’s Dinner Auction. Tickets are $30 each and include a seat reservation for the October 13 dinner auction in the Pat Piper Branch Parish Hall.
Tickets are sold at the Parish office, where seats are also saved on the seating chart.Tickets must be purchased in advanced as they are not sold at the door.
This year’s dinner auction theme is a Hawaiian Luau! Your ticket gets you a dinner, featuring pork loin, cooked by the Audrain County Pork Producers; admittance into the live and silent auction as well as the dance after all events.
All proceeds go to St. Brendan’s School. Last year’s funds were used for items like new textbooks, technology updates, athletic equipment and much more!

Oct
16
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 16 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 17 @ 12:30 am

The Addicts Victorious meetings have moved to the Unity Outreach building at 210 S. Main, in Vandalia. Meetings are every Monday at the new location 6:30-7:30 p.m.