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Sep
15
Thu
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
Sep 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.

Story Time to begin on Thursday at library @ Vandalia Branch Library
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Vandalia Library Story Time will start on Thursday, September 15 at 10 a.m. for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Call the Vandalia Library at 594-6600 with any questions.

Sep
17
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will meet Saturday, September 17 at 9 a.m. at the Genealogy Research Library on Main Street. All are welcome.

Masonichip Program Sept. 17 at Van-Far R-I @ Van-Far Elementary School
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Masonichip Program, Van-Far Elementary, September 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Masonichip International provides the ABC’s for prevention education and abduction awareness at no cost to parents and guardians. Each child will be provided a Safety ID package which will include a physical description and features card, a fingerprint card or scanned print, several still photos of various profiles, a video recording of mannerisms with a voice interview, and various DNA samples collected on dental impressions and/or cheek swabs.
All items and information generated are property of and are given to the individual child’s parent or guardian to take home for safe keeping. No one involved keeps any information except a signed permission form. This event is being sponsored by the Vandalia Masonic Lodge and Van-Far Parents as Teachers (PAT).

Sep
18
Sun
C.A.R. re-organization meeting @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A re-organizing meeting of the Grand Prairie Society, Children of the American Revolution (CAR), will take place on Sunday, September 18 at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. The public is welcome.

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

Sep
20
Tue
Modern Maturity Building @ Modern Maturity Building
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Modern Maturity Board is having a meeting on September 20 at 1 p.m. at the Modern Maturity Building. All past members and board members are invited to attend.

Boy Scouts meeting @ United Methodist Church
Sep 20 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Boy Scout sign-up meeting will be on Tuesday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the Vandalia United Methodist Church.

Vandalia aldermen to meet @ Lange Building
Sep 20 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Vandalia Board of Aldermen will be on Tuesday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Lange Building.

Sep
22
Thu
R-VI P.A.T. hosts Sept. 22 event
Sep 22 @ 11:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 12:00 am

Does your family have an emergency plan and emergency kits prepared? Community R-VI Parents as Teachers will have a Group Connections meeting Thursday, September 22 from 6- 7 p.m. in the cafeteria to help parents learn how to be prepared for an emergency.
After viewing a video, each family will make a plan based on Missouri’s “Ready in Three” campaign.
There will be a drawings for attendance prizes which are a first aid medical kit for the home and a roadside emergency kit.
This meeting is open to all families in our district who are expecting or have children up to age five.
There will be activities for the children also. Pre-register by emailing thomas@cr6.net or by calling Mary Thomas at Community R-VI at 855-708-7567.

Sep
15
Thu
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
Sep 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.

Story Time to begin on Thursday at library @ Vandalia Branch Library
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Vandalia Library Story Time will start on Thursday, September 15 at 10 a.m. for children ages 2 1/2-5 years old. Call the Vandalia Library at 594-6600 with any questions.

Sep
17
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will meet Saturday, September 17 at 9 a.m. at the Genealogy Research Library on Main Street. All are welcome.

Masonichip Program Sept. 17 at Van-Far R-I @ Van-Far Elementary School
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Masonichip Program, Van-Far Elementary, September 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Masonichip International provides the ABC’s for prevention education and abduction awareness at no cost to parents and guardians. Each child will be provided a Safety ID package which will include a physical description and features card, a fingerprint card or scanned print, several still photos of various profiles, a video recording of mannerisms with a voice interview, and various DNA samples collected on dental impressions and/or cheek swabs.
All items and information generated are property of and are given to the individual child’s parent or guardian to take home for safe keeping. No one involved keeps any information except a signed permission form. This event is being sponsored by the Vandalia Masonic Lodge and Van-Far Parents as Teachers (PAT).

Sep
18
Sun
C.A.R. re-organization meeting @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A re-organizing meeting of the Grand Prairie Society, Children of the American Revolution (CAR), will take place on Sunday, September 18 at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. The public is welcome.

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

Sep
20
Tue
Modern Maturity Building @ Modern Maturity Building
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Modern Maturity Board is having a meeting on September 20 at 1 p.m. at the Modern Maturity Building. All past members and board members are invited to attend.

Boy Scouts meeting @ United Methodist Church
Sep 20 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Boy Scout sign-up meeting will be on Tuesday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the Vandalia United Methodist Church.

Vandalia aldermen to meet @ Lange Building
Sep 20 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Vandalia Board of Aldermen will be on Tuesday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Lange Building.

Sep
22
Thu
R-VI P.A.T. hosts Sept. 22 event
Sep 22 @ 11:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 12:00 am

Does your family have an emergency plan and emergency kits prepared? Community R-VI Parents as Teachers will have a Group Connections meeting Thursday, September 22 from 6- 7 p.m. in the cafeteria to help parents learn how to be prepared for an emergency.
After viewing a video, each family will make a plan based on Missouri’s “Ready in Three” campaign.
There will be a drawings for attendance prizes which are a first aid medical kit for the home and a roadside emergency kit.
This meeting is open to all families in our district who are expecting or have children up to age five.
There will be activities for the children also. Pre-register by emailing thomas@cr6.net or by calling Mary Thomas at Community R-VI at 855-708-7567.