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Sep
16
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will have their regular meeting on Saturday, September 16 at 9 a.m. in the Genealogy Library. Everyone is welcome.

Sep
17
Sun
Homecoming at New Harmony
Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The annual Fish Fry and Homecoming will be held at New Harmony Christian Church on Sunday, September 17.
The carry-in meal will be held at noon with fish and drinks provided. Everyone is welcome to attend.
A new Bible study entitled “The Christian Life Profile Assessment” began on Wednesday, September 6 and will continue for seven weeks on Wednesday evenings.
A soup supper will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the study will begin at 6:15 p.m.

Everyone is invited for this study.

 

Sep
18
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 18 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 19 @ 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
19
Tue
City of Vandalia meeting
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The September meeting for the City of Vandalia Board of Aldermen has been rescheduled to Tuesday, September 19 at 5:30 p.m.

Sep
20
Wed
Kathy Hunn Blood Drive set for Sept. 20
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in memory of Kathy Hunn in the Activity Hall of Tri-County Center (TCCC) on Wednesday, September 20 from 2-6 p.m.
Call 1-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org and enter TriCountyCare to schedule an appointment. TCCC is at 601 N. Galloway.

Sep
23
Sat
Prairie Days slated for Saturday, Sept. 23
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Prairie Days in Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, September 23. The event will feature a variety of activities lasting 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Entertainment acts include “The Inspirations,” “Darin Epperson and A Side of Country,” magician Joe Cole, along with performers Clark Manson and Adam Doleac.

Sep
25
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 25 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 26 @ 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
27
Wed
Senior Center invites medical field workers
Sep 27 all-day

On Wednesday, September 27, the Mexico Senior Center is inviting all seniors who are retired and former workers in the medical field to come to the center for lunch and reminiscing with other former employees in the field. The cost for all seniors that are 60 years of age and older is a donation of $4 per meal, but no senior is refused for lack of funds. Anyone under the age of 60 is considered a guest and the cost is $6.50.

Sep
29
Fri
1967 Van-Far football team to be honored
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There are plans to honor players from Van-Far’s 1967 football team during halftime of the Indians’ home football game on Friday, September 29 against North Callaway.
It has been 50 years since this group represented the district on the gridiron.
The Van-Far Booster Club is asking area residents to attend the game that evening to be apart of the special tribute to these former Indians football players.

Oct
2
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 2 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 3 @ 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
16
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will have their regular meeting on Saturday, September 16 at 9 a.m. in the Genealogy Library. Everyone is welcome.

Sep
17
Sun
Homecoming at New Harmony
Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The annual Fish Fry and Homecoming will be held at New Harmony Christian Church on Sunday, September 17.
The carry-in meal will be held at noon with fish and drinks provided. Everyone is welcome to attend.
A new Bible study entitled “The Christian Life Profile Assessment” began on Wednesday, September 6 and will continue for seven weeks on Wednesday evenings.
A soup supper will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the study will begin at 6:15 p.m.

Everyone is invited for this study.

 

Sep
18
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 18 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 19 @ 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
19
Tue
City of Vandalia meeting
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The September meeting for the City of Vandalia Board of Aldermen has been rescheduled to Tuesday, September 19 at 5:30 p.m.

Sep
20
Wed
Kathy Hunn Blood Drive set for Sept. 20
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in memory of Kathy Hunn in the Activity Hall of Tri-County Center (TCCC) on Wednesday, September 20 from 2-6 p.m.
Call 1-800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org and enter TriCountyCare to schedule an appointment. TCCC is at 601 N. Galloway.

Sep
23
Sat
Prairie Days slated for Saturday, Sept. 23
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Prairie Days in Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, September 23. The event will feature a variety of activities lasting 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Entertainment acts include “The Inspirations,” “Darin Epperson and A Side of Country,” magician Joe Cole, along with performers Clark Manson and Adam Doleac.

Sep
25
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Sep 25 @ 11:30 pm – Sep 26 @ 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
27
Wed
Senior Center invites medical field workers
Sep 27 all-day

On Wednesday, September 27, the Mexico Senior Center is inviting all seniors who are retired and former workers in the medical field to come to the center for lunch and reminiscing with other former employees in the field. The cost for all seniors that are 60 years of age and older is a donation of $4 per meal, but no senior is refused for lack of funds. Anyone under the age of 60 is considered a guest and the cost is $6.50.

Sep
29
Fri
1967 Van-Far football team to be honored
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There are plans to honor players from Van-Far’s 1967 football team during halftime of the Indians’ home football game on Friday, September 29 against North Callaway.
It has been 50 years since this group represented the district on the gridiron.
The Van-Far Booster Club is asking area residents to attend the game that evening to be apart of the special tribute to these former Indians football players.

Oct
2
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
Oct 2 @ 11:30 pm – Oct 3 @ 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.