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Oct
16
Sun
Van-Far FFA set for Drive-In Movie Night @ Van-Far High School
Oct 16 @ 12:30 am – 2:30 am

The Van-Far FFA officer team is putting on a Drive-In Movie Night on Saturday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
This year we are showing “The Sandlot” on the softball field behind the shop. Gates are opening at 6 p.m. and there will be games and concessions available.
We will be charging $3 for adults and children 10 and under are $2. The concessions that we will be selling are walking tacos, hot dogs, chips, and drinks. While we wait for the sun to go down, there will be games to play for fun family time.
So bring your lawn chairs and blankets for the whole family, find your spot, and enjoy the movie! We really hope  to see everyone in the community come out to join us for our first ever FFA Drive-In!

Oct
17
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 17 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 18 @ 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
22
Sat
Medication disposal set for October 22 @ County Market Pharmacy
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Vandalia Police Department urges citizens to turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at County Market Pharmacy located at 1555 West Hwy 54.

Oct
24
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 24 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 25 @ 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
30
Sun
“Halloweenie Roast” to be held by local church @ United Methodist Church
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Vandalia United Methodist Church is hosting a “Halloweenie Roast” on Sunday, October 30 beginning at 4 p.m. Guests are welcome to join us for roasting hotdogs and decorating tiny pumpkins. Children and adults are welcome to wear costumes.

First Christian Church to host Harvest Party @ First Christian Church
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The First Christian Church of Vandalia (205 W. Park St.) will host a Harvest Party on Sunday, October 30 from 4-6 p.m. This free family event will include a bounce house, hay maze and ride, corn bin for younger kids, pony rides, 9-square, face painting, candy, and freshly made kettle corn. Everyone is welcome.

Open House to view Early Childhood Center @ Van-Far Elementary School
Oct 30 @ 10:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 12:00 am

On November 9, there will be an Open House at Van-Far Elementary School from 5-7 p.m. The public is invited to attend and see the new Early Childhood Center and the new and remodeled elementary classrooms.  The construction and renovations began in May, 2015.

Oct
31
Mon
Haunted House at Tri-County Care Center @ Tri-County Care Center
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Tri-County Care Center is having a Haunted House on Monday, October 31. Tours will be from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All kids are welcome to attend. This event is free to the public and we hope to see you there.

Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 31 @ 11:30 pm – Nov 1 @ 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.

Nov
3
Thu
Blood Drive to be held on November 3 @ Tri-County Care Center
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Tri-County Care Center will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, November 3 from 2-6 p.m. in the Activity Hall (601 N. Galloway).
To schedule an appointment visit redcrossblood.org. The sponsor keyword is TriCountyCare.

Oct
16
Sun
Van-Far FFA set for Drive-In Movie Night @ Van-Far High School
Oct 16 @ 12:30 am – 2:30 am

The Van-Far FFA officer team is putting on a Drive-In Movie Night on Saturday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
This year we are showing “The Sandlot” on the softball field behind the shop. Gates are opening at 6 p.m. and there will be games and concessions available.
We will be charging $3 for adults and children 10 and under are $2. The concessions that we will be selling are walking tacos, hot dogs, chips, and drinks. While we wait for the sun to go down, there will be games to play for fun family time.
So bring your lawn chairs and blankets for the whole family, find your spot, and enjoy the movie! We really hope  to see everyone in the community come out to join us for our first ever FFA Drive-In!

Oct
17
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 17 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 18 @ 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
22
Sat
Medication disposal set for October 22 @ County Market Pharmacy
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Vandalia Police Department urges citizens to turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at County Market Pharmacy located at 1555 West Hwy 54.

Oct
24
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 24 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 25 @ 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
30
Sun
“Halloweenie Roast” to be held by local church @ United Methodist Church
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Vandalia United Methodist Church is hosting a “Halloweenie Roast” on Sunday, October 30 beginning at 4 p.m. Guests are welcome to join us for roasting hotdogs and decorating tiny pumpkins. Children and adults are welcome to wear costumes.

First Christian Church to host Harvest Party @ First Christian Church
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The First Christian Church of Vandalia (205 W. Park St.) will host a Harvest Party on Sunday, October 30 from 4-6 p.m. This free family event will include a bounce house, hay maze and ride, corn bin for younger kids, pony rides, 9-square, face painting, candy, and freshly made kettle corn. Everyone is welcome.

Open House to view Early Childhood Center @ Van-Far Elementary School
Oct 30 @ 10:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 12:00 am

On November 9, there will be an Open House at Van-Far Elementary School from 5-7 p.m. The public is invited to attend and see the new Early Childhood Center and the new and remodeled elementary classrooms.  The construction and renovations began in May, 2015.

Oct
31
Mon
Haunted House at Tri-County Care Center @ Tri-County Care Center
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Tri-County Care Center is having a Haunted House on Monday, October 31. Tours will be from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All kids are welcome to attend. This event is free to the public and we hope to see you there.

Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 31 @ 11:30 pm – Nov 1 @ 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.

Nov
3
Thu
Blood Drive to be held on November 3 @ Tri-County Care Center
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Tri-County Care Center will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, November 3 from 2-6 p.m. in the Activity Hall (601 N. Galloway).
To schedule an appointment visit redcrossblood.org. The sponsor keyword is TriCountyCare.