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Service for Memorial Day on Sun., May 28
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Vandalia First Christian Church will be hosting Vandalia’s main Memorial Day Service this year with a Community Patriotic Service on Sunday, May 28 at 6 p.m.
During the service, veterans will be honored.
There will not be a Memorial Service at the V.F.W. this year. But, they will still be doing the Gun Salute at the cemeteries.
Everyone is welcome at the service and all churches are invited to provide musical numbers. Please call 573-594-2703 by Friday, May 26 by noon if your church wishes to bring a musical piece.

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Gun Salute set for area cemeteries
May 29 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

The Vandalia V.F.W. Post No. 2173 will give the Gun Salute at the following cemeteries on Memorial Day, May 29:
• Farber at 8:30 a.m.
• Memorial Gardens at 9 a.m.
• Vandalia at 9:30 a.m.
This year’s main Vandalia area Memorial Day Service will be held at  6 p.m. on Sunday, May 28 at the First Christian Church, in Vandalia.

Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 29 @ 11:30 pm – May 30 @ 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.

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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Jun 5 @ 11:30 pm – Jun 6 @ 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.

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Disaster Expo in Mexico
Jun 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Several different response agencies, spurred on by the congregation at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Mexico, are joining together to help the public understand more of what their role is in the community in times of disasters.
A Community Disaster Expo will be held by the church and the agencies on Sunday, June 11 from 2-5 p.m. The church is located at 1100 Grove Street in Mexico, directly to the east of Eugene Field Elementary School.

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12
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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Jun 12 @ 11:30 pm – Jun 13 @ 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.

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VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
Jun 15 @ 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.

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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Jun 19 @ 11:30 pm – Jun 20 @ 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.

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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Jun 26 @ 11:30 pm – Jun 27 @ 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.

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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Jul 3 @ 11:30 pm – Jul 4 @ 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.

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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site 11:30 pm
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 1 @ 11:30 pm – May 2 @ 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.
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National Day of Prayer event May 4 7:00 pm
National Day of Prayer event May 4
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Laddonia Ministerial Alliance will be hosting a National Day of Prayer event to be held in the Laddonia Baptist Church’s activity building on Thursday, May 4, beginning at 7 p.m. This year’s theme is
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Invitation to Lunch Buddies for May 5 10:15 am
Invitation to Lunch Buddies for May 5 @ Van-Far Elementary School
May 5 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm
Van-Far Elementary principal Brian Hummel encourages the Lunch Buddies to join them for Grandparents Day on Friday, May 5. Many of our students’ grandparents are unable to attend. If your Lunch Buddy has a grandparent
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Vandalia All-Town Yard Sale
Vandalia All-Town Yard Sale
May 6 – May 7 all-day
The Vandalia All-Town Yard Sale will be held from 8 a.m.-? on Saturday, May 6. A pancake and sausage breakfast will be served at the Vandalia Fire Department from 6-10 a.m. while the Vandalia Area
Youngsters to get chance to take flight 9:00 am
Youngsters to get chance to take flight
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter No. 1387 will host a Young Eagles event on Saturday, May 6. Have you wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky, are you curious how airplanes even work,
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Summer reading to begin for adults
Summer reading to begin for adults
May 8 all-day
The Adult Summer Reading Program registration begins May 8. Sign up at any of the five Audrain County libraries and claim your free gift (while supplies last).
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site 11:30 pm
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 8 @ 11:30 pm – May 9 @ 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.
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VFW Post No. 2173 meeting 12:30 am
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
May 11 @ 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.
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Van-Far P.A.T. set for event at local park 5:30 pm
Van-Far P.A.T. set for event at local park
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Van-Far Elementary Parents (P.A.T) as Teachers presents “Motors and More.” Everyone is invited to a fun evening in Tri-County Park (Swimming Pool Park) on May 15 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feel free to bring your child’s
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site 11:30 pm
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 15 @ 11:30 pm – May 16 @ 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.
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Poppy Days slated for VFW, May 19-20
Poppy Days slated for VFW, May 19-20
May 19 – May 20 all-day
The annual V.F.W. Buddy Poppy Days are May 19-20. V.F.W. Auxiliary and Post members will be at business places accepting donations. Money received is used for veterans welfare. Donations are made to the Veterans Hospitals
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Armed Forces Day event on May 20 8:00 am
Armed Forces Day event on May 20
May 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
To honor Armed Forces Day, on May 20 at 8 am-noon, there will be an Experimental Air Craft Association (EAA) No. 1225 sponsored Young Eagles Rally. It will be held at the Mexico Memorial Airport
VAHS meeting 9:00 am
VAHS meeting
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will have their regular monthly meeting at 9 a.m., on Saturday, May 20 at the Genealogy Library and Museum. Everyone is welcome at the meetings of the VAHS.
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Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site 11:30 pm
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 22 @ 11:30 pm – May 23 @ 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.
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Watch Group meets May 24 in Farber 6:00 pm
Watch Group meets May 24 in Farber
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A Farber Neighborhood Watch meeting will be held on May 24 at 6 p.m. at the Farber Community Center.
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Service for Memorial Day on Sun., May 28 6:00 pm
Service for Memorial Day on Sun., May 28
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Vandalia First Christian Church will be hosting Vandalia’s main Memorial Day Service this year with a Community Patriotic Service on Sunday, May 28 at 6 p.m. During the service, veterans will be honored. There
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Gun Salute set for area cemeteries 8:30 am
Gun Salute set for area cemeteries
May 29 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
The Vandalia V.F.W. Post No. 2173 will give the Gun Salute at the following cemeteries on Memorial Day, May 29: • Farber at 8:30 a.m. • Memorial Gardens at 9 a.m. • Vandalia at 9:30
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site 11:30 pm
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 29 @ 11:30 pm – May 30 @ 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.
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