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Nov
12
Sat
City of Farber meeting @ Farber City Hall
Nov 12 @ 11:00 pm – Nov 13 @ 12:00 am

The City of Farber Board of Alderman meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 12 at 5 p.m.  at the City Hall.

Nov
13
Sun
“Pie-in-the-Sky” and movie night at VUMC @ Vandalia United Methodist Church
Nov 13 @ 10:30 pm – Nov 14 @ 12:30 am

The Vandalia United Methodist Church will be hosting “Pie-in-the-Sky” and Family Movie Night on Sunday, November 13 beginning at 4:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to bring their favorite pie to share. Sandwiches and chips will be provided by the church. The family movie will be Disney’s “Zootopia.” Please bring pillows and blankets to sit on the floor.

Nov
14
Mon
Library is moving @ CSI Building
Nov 14 – Nov 22 all-day

The Vandalia Branch Library will be closed from Monday, November 14-Saturday, November 19 to relocate to the temporary location in the CSI building on 401 Lincoln Street.
It will re-open in the temporary location on Monday, November 21.

Nov
15
Tue
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Nov 15 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 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
16
Wed
Neighborhood Watch Group
Nov 16 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 am

The Vandalia Neighborhood Watch Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15 in the meeting room of the Vandalia Road District along Audrain Road 565. All residents living south and west of Vandalia are invited to attend the meeting.

Nov
19
Sat
VAHS presents Nov. 20 Indian presentation @ VAHS Museum
Nov 19 @ 1:00 am – 2:00 am

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) is sponsoring a presentation given by a local hobbyist on Indian history, artifacts, and arrowheads. All of the artifacts were found in Vandalia and surrounding areas. Local residents are invited to bring arrowheads and artifacts to show and learn what time period and Indian tribe the items were from. The presentation is on Friday, November 18 at 7 p.m. in the Genealogy Room on Main Street in Vandalia. Refreshments will be served.
The VAHS will not be having their regular monthly meeting in November. The next meeting will be December 17.

Van-Far Character+ to hold Craft Fest Nov. 19 @ Van-Far High School
Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Van-Far Character + will be sponsoring the annual Craft Fest on Saturday, November 19 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Van-Far High School gym. The deadline to sign up for a booth is November 14. For more information, call 573-594-6442.

Nov
20
Sun
Angel Tree Supper set for this Sunday @ Vandalia Fire Station
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Angel Tree Chili and Soup Supper will be November 20 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Vandalia Fire Station. All proceeds benefit the Angel Tree.

Thanksgiving Service @ New Harmony Christian Church
Nov 20 @ 11:00 pm – Nov 21 @ 12:00 am

The Curryville Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by New Harmony Christian Church on Sunday evening, November 20, at 5 p.m.
The Reverend Janis Montgomery, from the Curryville Presbyterian Church, will bring the message, Pastor Jerry Gamm, from the Curryville Baptist Church, will also participate, and a joint choir from the three churches will bring a special message in song.
A meal will be served following the service. Everyone is invited to join in this time of fellowship and thanksgiving.

Nov
21
Mon
Community Service Nov. 20 in Laddonia @ Laddonia Presbyterian Church
Nov 21 @ 1:00 am – 2:00 am

The Laddonia Presbyterian Church, located at 205 W. 5th Street, will be hosting an annual Community Thanksgiving Service on Sunday evening, November 20 at 7 p.m. The Reverend Dale Roberts from the Christian Church will bring the message. Special music will be presented by Eva Eikel.
The service is sponsored by the Laddonia Ministerial Alliance and everyone is welcome.

Nov
12
Sat
City of Farber meeting @ Farber City Hall
Nov 12 @ 11:00 pm – Nov 13 @ 12:00 am

The City of Farber Board of Alderman meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 12 at 5 p.m.  at the City Hall.

Nov
13
Sun
“Pie-in-the-Sky” and movie night at VUMC @ Vandalia United Methodist Church
Nov 13 @ 10:30 pm – Nov 14 @ 12:30 am

The Vandalia United Methodist Church will be hosting “Pie-in-the-Sky” and Family Movie Night on Sunday, November 13 beginning at 4:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to bring their favorite pie to share. Sandwiches and chips will be provided by the church. The family movie will be Disney’s “Zootopia.” Please bring pillows and blankets to sit on the floor.

Nov
14
Mon
Library is moving @ CSI Building
Nov 14 – Nov 22 all-day

The Vandalia Branch Library will be closed from Monday, November 14-Saturday, November 19 to relocate to the temporary location in the CSI building on 401 Lincoln Street.
It will re-open in the temporary location on Monday, November 21.

Nov
15
Tue
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Nov 15 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 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
16
Wed
Neighborhood Watch Group
Nov 16 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 am

The Vandalia Neighborhood Watch Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15 in the meeting room of the Vandalia Road District along Audrain Road 565. All residents living south and west of Vandalia are invited to attend the meeting.

Nov
19
Sat
VAHS presents Nov. 20 Indian presentation @ VAHS Museum
Nov 19 @ 1:00 am – 2:00 am

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) is sponsoring a presentation given by a local hobbyist on Indian history, artifacts, and arrowheads. All of the artifacts were found in Vandalia and surrounding areas. Local residents are invited to bring arrowheads and artifacts to show and learn what time period and Indian tribe the items were from. The presentation is on Friday, November 18 at 7 p.m. in the Genealogy Room on Main Street in Vandalia. Refreshments will be served.
The VAHS will not be having their regular monthly meeting in November. The next meeting will be December 17.

Van-Far Character+ to hold Craft Fest Nov. 19 @ Van-Far High School
Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Van-Far Character + will be sponsoring the annual Craft Fest on Saturday, November 19 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Van-Far High School gym. The deadline to sign up for a booth is November 14. For more information, call 573-594-6442.

Nov
20
Sun
Angel Tree Supper set for this Sunday @ Vandalia Fire Station
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Angel Tree Chili and Soup Supper will be November 20 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Vandalia Fire Station. All proceeds benefit the Angel Tree.

Thanksgiving Service @ New Harmony Christian Church
Nov 20 @ 11:00 pm – Nov 21 @ 12:00 am

The Curryville Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by New Harmony Christian Church on Sunday evening, November 20, at 5 p.m.
The Reverend Janis Montgomery, from the Curryville Presbyterian Church, will bring the message, Pastor Jerry Gamm, from the Curryville Baptist Church, will also participate, and a joint choir from the three churches will bring a special message in song.
A meal will be served following the service. Everyone is invited to join in this time of fellowship and thanksgiving.

Nov
21
Mon
Community Service Nov. 20 in Laddonia @ Laddonia Presbyterian Church
Nov 21 @ 1:00 am – 2:00 am

The Laddonia Presbyterian Church, located at 205 W. 5th Street, will be hosting an annual Community Thanksgiving Service on Sunday evening, November 20 at 7 p.m. The Reverend Dale Roberts from the Christian Church will bring the message. Special music will be presented by Eva Eikel.
The service is sponsored by the Laddonia Ministerial Alliance and everyone is welcome.