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Apr
26
Wed
Leadership Day @ Van-Far Elementary School
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The 2nd Annual Leadership Day at Van-Far Elementary School will be on Wednesday, April 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. with registration and breakfast being from 7:40-8:15 a.m.

Van-Far Elementary is a “Leader in Me” school, integrating the “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by Dr. Stephen Covey enhancing a learning environment.

For more information, to register, or with further questions, contact Jill Trower at jtrower@vfk12.mo.us or 573-594-2731.

Leadership Day set for Van-Far, April 26 @ Van-Far Elementary School
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The 2nd Annual Leadership Day at Van-Far Elementary School will be on Wednesday, April 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. with registration and breakfast being from 7:40-8:15 a.m.
Van-Far Elementary is a “Leader in Me” school, integrating the “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by Dr. Stephen Covey, enhancing a learning environment.
For more information, to register, or with further questions, contact Jill Trower at jtrower@vk.k12.mo.us or 573-594-2731.

E-mail class slated for Vandalia library
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Vandalia Branch Library will offer a free E-mail computer class on Wednesday, April 26 from 1-3 p.m.

Apr
29
Sat
“Game of Tiaras” set for April 28-29 @ Van-Far High School
Apr 29 @ 12:00 am – 2:30 am

The Van-Far High School Theater will be performing the hilarious comedy/tragedy “Game of Tiaras” by Don Zolidis on April 28 at 7 p.m. and April 29 at 5 p.m. Doors open an hour before show time. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased starting Friday, April 7 at the Elementary building.

“Game of Tiaras” set for April 28-29 @ Van-Far High School
Apr 29 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:30 am

The Van-Far High School Theater will be performing the hilarious comedy/tragedy “Game of Tiaras” by Don Zolidis on April 28 at 7 p.m. and April 29 at 5 p.m. Doors open an hour before show time. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased starting Friday, April 7 at the Elementary building.

May
1
Mon
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.

May
4
Thu
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 “For Your Great Name’s Sake! Hear Us, Forgive Us, Heal us.”
The churches of Laddonia invite individuals and the community to heed this national call to prayer and be unified in prayer for America.

May
5
Fri
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 here, a fellow classmate would love to have you lunch with them. You mean the world to our students.   The schedule is as follows:
• Kindergarten in the classroom at 10:20-10:40 a.m. and for lunch at 10:50-11:15 a.m.
• 4th and 6th grades in the classroom at 10:40-11 a.m. and for lunch at 11:15-11:40 a.m.
• 1st and 2nd grades in the classroom at 11:05-11:25 a.m. and for lunch at 11:40 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
• 3rd and 5th grades in the classroom at 12:30-12:50 p.m. and for lunch at 12:05-12:30 p.m. Please RSVP by Monday, May 1 so we can prepare for your visit. Cost for lunch will be $2.50.

May
6
Sat
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 Fair Board will serve lunch at the four-way stop from 11 a.m. until its sold out.

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, or do you dream about being a pilot?
If you’re shaking your head “yes” and are 8-17 years of age, then come to the Bowling Green Airport on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m.-noon and an EAA member volunteer pilot will take you on a free Young Eagles flight. Minors must have a parent or legal guardian accompany them to the event. In the event of inclement weather or high winds, there will be another event June 3. Contact the Young Eagles Coordinator Pat Donovan at 636-462-8370 with any questions.

Apr
26
Wed
Leadership Day @ Van-Far Elementary School
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The 2nd Annual Leadership Day at Van-Far Elementary School will be on Wednesday, April 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. with registration and breakfast being from 7:40-8:15 a.m.

Van-Far Elementary is a “Leader in Me” school, integrating the “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by Dr. Stephen Covey enhancing a learning environment.

For more information, to register, or with further questions, contact Jill Trower at jtrower@vfk12.mo.us or 573-594-2731.

Leadership Day set for Van-Far, April 26 @ Van-Far Elementary School
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The 2nd Annual Leadership Day at Van-Far Elementary School will be on Wednesday, April 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. with registration and breakfast being from 7:40-8:15 a.m.
Van-Far Elementary is a “Leader in Me” school, integrating the “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by Dr. Stephen Covey, enhancing a learning environment.
For more information, to register, or with further questions, contact Jill Trower at jtrower@vk.k12.mo.us or 573-594-2731.

E-mail class slated for Vandalia library
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Vandalia Branch Library will offer a free E-mail computer class on Wednesday, April 26 from 1-3 p.m.

Apr
29
Sat
“Game of Tiaras” set for April 28-29 @ Van-Far High School
Apr 29 @ 12:00 am – 2:30 am

The Van-Far High School Theater will be performing the hilarious comedy/tragedy “Game of Tiaras” by Don Zolidis on April 28 at 7 p.m. and April 29 at 5 p.m. Doors open an hour before show time. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased starting Friday, April 7 at the Elementary building.

“Game of Tiaras” set for April 28-29 @ Van-Far High School
Apr 29 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:30 am

The Van-Far High School Theater will be performing the hilarious comedy/tragedy “Game of Tiaras” by Don Zolidis on April 28 at 7 p.m. and April 29 at 5 p.m. Doors open an hour before show time. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased starting Friday, April 7 at the Elementary building.

May
1
Mon
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.

May
4
Thu
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 “For Your Great Name’s Sake! Hear Us, Forgive Us, Heal us.”
The churches of Laddonia invite individuals and the community to heed this national call to prayer and be unified in prayer for America.

May
5
Fri
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 here, a fellow classmate would love to have you lunch with them. You mean the world to our students.   The schedule is as follows:
• Kindergarten in the classroom at 10:20-10:40 a.m. and for lunch at 10:50-11:15 a.m.
• 4th and 6th grades in the classroom at 10:40-11 a.m. and for lunch at 11:15-11:40 a.m.
• 1st and 2nd grades in the classroom at 11:05-11:25 a.m. and for lunch at 11:40 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
• 3rd and 5th grades in the classroom at 12:30-12:50 p.m. and for lunch at 12:05-12:30 p.m. Please RSVP by Monday, May 1 so we can prepare for your visit. Cost for lunch will be $2.50.

May
6
Sat
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 Fair Board will serve lunch at the four-way stop from 11 a.m. until its sold out.

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, or do you dream about being a pilot?
If you’re shaking your head “yes” and are 8-17 years of age, then come to the Bowling Green Airport on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m.-noon and an EAA member volunteer pilot will take you on a free Young Eagles flight. Minors must have a parent or legal guardian accompany them to the event. In the event of inclement weather or high winds, there will be another event June 3. Contact the Young Eagles Coordinator Pat Donovan at 636-462-8370 with any questions.