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Aug
4
Sat
American Legion to host event August 4
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The American Legion Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Show will be held on Saturday, August 4 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at 19311 Highway 22 in Mexico.

Aug
5
Sun
Ice Cream Social in Center
Aug 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The annual Ice Cream Social will be held beginning at 4 p.m. at the Historic St. Paul Catholic Church in Center on Sunday, August 5.
Homemade ice cream, cake, barbecue sandwiches, and chips will be served. A “free will” offering will be taken and raffle items will also be available.
Meet the candidates at 6 p.m. The church is located on Route EE in Ralls County. The proceeds from this event will go to benefit the church maintenance. Good fellowship will be enjoyed by all.

Aug
15
Wed
Community R-VI to hold public hearing
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Community R-VI School District will hold a public hearing on August 15 at 7 p.m. in the Community R-VI School District Media Center on whether to designate a School Protection Officer for the Community R-VI District.

Aug
18
Sat
CMCA meeting
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:15 am

The next Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) Resource and Exchange meeting will be held at 9:30-11:15 a.m. on September 18 at the First Baptist Church Multipurpose Building, in Vandalia.
Call Thomas A Dobyns II, CMCA Community Organizer for Audrain County, at 573-582-7864 with any questions.

Sep
3
Mon
ACHD Closed
Sep 3 all-day

The Audrain County Health Department will be closed on Monday, September 3 for Labor Day and will re-open on Tuesday, September 4 at their regular time.

Sep
9
Sun
Air Force Band set to play at local church
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A concert will be given by the Air Force Band Sunday, September 9 from 6-7 p.m. at Vandalia First Christian Church. “Liberty Winds,” the “Woodwinds Band” from the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America, is stationed at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The ensemble is committed to honor and inspire our military and civilian audiences by presenting a wide range of musical literature, from traditional classical repertoire to marches and light pop.

Sep
15
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The regular meeting of the Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 15 in the Genealogical Library on Main St. Everyone is welcome at the meetings of the VAHS.

Sep
26
Wed
“See You At The Pole” Wednesday, Sept. 26
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Vandalia area homeschoolers and interested community members are invited for a time of prayer during this year’s “See You At The Pole” day at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, September 26 at the flag pole in front of the YMCA. The focus of the prayer time together is to pray for friends, students, teachers, family, our nation, the world, and for God to be glorified.

Sep
29
Sat
Game featuring Van-Far Alumni, Sept. 29
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

There are close to 50 basketball players set to participate in the Van-Far Alumni men’s and women’s basketball games on Saturday, September 29 starting at 4 p.m.
The contests will be held at Van-Far Jr./Sr. High School in Vandalia. For more information, visit Van-Far Alumni Game on Facebook.

Oct
5
Fri
4th Annual Quarter Madness in Frankford
Oct 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Frankford Rural Fire Department will be hosting its 4th Annual Quarter Madness on Friday, October 5 at the Jennings Opry Building in Frankford. They will begin serving at 5:30 p.m., and the Quarter Madness will follow at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds are to benefit the new rural fire house.

Aug
4
Sat
American Legion to host event August 4
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The American Legion Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Show will be held on Saturday, August 4 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at 19311 Highway 22 in Mexico.

Aug
5
Sun
Ice Cream Social in Center
Aug 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The annual Ice Cream Social will be held beginning at 4 p.m. at the Historic St. Paul Catholic Church in Center on Sunday, August 5.
Homemade ice cream, cake, barbecue sandwiches, and chips will be served. A “free will” offering will be taken and raffle items will also be available.
Meet the candidates at 6 p.m. The church is located on Route EE in Ralls County. The proceeds from this event will go to benefit the church maintenance. Good fellowship will be enjoyed by all.

Aug
15
Wed
Community R-VI to hold public hearing
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Community R-VI School District will hold a public hearing on August 15 at 7 p.m. in the Community R-VI School District Media Center on whether to designate a School Protection Officer for the Community R-VI District.

Aug
18
Sat
CMCA meeting
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:15 am

The next Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) Resource and Exchange meeting will be held at 9:30-11:15 a.m. on September 18 at the First Baptist Church Multipurpose Building, in Vandalia.
Call Thomas A Dobyns II, CMCA Community Organizer for Audrain County, at 573-582-7864 with any questions.

Sep
3
Mon
ACHD Closed
Sep 3 all-day

The Audrain County Health Department will be closed on Monday, September 3 for Labor Day and will re-open on Tuesday, September 4 at their regular time.

Sep
9
Sun
Air Force Band set to play at local church
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A concert will be given by the Air Force Band Sunday, September 9 from 6-7 p.m. at Vandalia First Christian Church. “Liberty Winds,” the “Woodwinds Band” from the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America, is stationed at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The ensemble is committed to honor and inspire our military and civilian audiences by presenting a wide range of musical literature, from traditional classical repertoire to marches and light pop.

Sep
15
Sat
VAHS meeting
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The regular meeting of the Vandalia Area Historical Society (VAHS) will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 15 in the Genealogical Library on Main St. Everyone is welcome at the meetings of the VAHS.

Sep
26
Wed
“See You At The Pole” Wednesday, Sept. 26
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Vandalia area homeschoolers and interested community members are invited for a time of prayer during this year’s “See You At The Pole” day at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, September 26 at the flag pole in front of the YMCA. The focus of the prayer time together is to pray for friends, students, teachers, family, our nation, the world, and for God to be glorified.

Sep
29
Sat
Game featuring Van-Far Alumni, Sept. 29
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

There are close to 50 basketball players set to participate in the Van-Far Alumni men’s and women’s basketball games on Saturday, September 29 starting at 4 p.m.
The contests will be held at Van-Far Jr./Sr. High School in Vandalia. For more information, visit Van-Far Alumni Game on Facebook.

Oct
5
Fri
4th Annual Quarter Madness in Frankford
Oct 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Frankford Rural Fire Department will be hosting its 4th Annual Quarter Madness on Friday, October 5 at the Jennings Opry Building in Frankford. They will begin serving at 5:30 p.m., and the Quarter Madness will follow at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds are to benefit the new rural fire house.