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May
10
Thu
VFW Post No. 2173 meeting @ VFW Post No. 2173
May 10 @ 12:30 am – 1:30 am

The VFW Post No. 2173, Vandalia, will meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All members are invited to attend.

May
14
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 14 @ 11:30 pm – May 15 @ 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
17
Thu
Highway 54 Coalition to meet in Vandalia
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Highway 54 Coalition will meet on Thursday, May 17 at 10 a.m. in the Lange Building in Vandalia, 109 East Park St.

May
19
Sat
VAHS schedules May 19 meeting at the museum
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Vandalia Area Historical Society meeting will take place at on Saturday, May 19 at 9 a.m. at the museum. Local art is still on display at the museum for citizens to enjoy.

May
21
Mon
Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 21 @ 11:30 pm – May 22 @ 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
26
Sat
2nd Annual Bailey’s Ride scheduled for May 26
May 26 – May 28 all-day

A 2nd Annual Bailey’s Ride for Suicide Awareness is scheduled for May 26. The ride will start and end at the Vandalia Area Fairgrounds. The registration for the event will be held from 8-10:30 a.m. with kick stands up at 11 a.m.
There is a $20 entry fee with a $5 cost for riders.
There will also be a Poker Run, Silent Auction, 50/50, food, and a DJ. To make a donation or request more information, call Rob Dyke or Dustin Smith at 573-470-1667 or 573-476-5550.

May
27
Sun
First Christian Church to host tribute for veterans
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The First Christian Church of Vandalia is hosting a community Memorial Day Service Sunday evening on May 27 at 6 p.m. at the Vandalia Area Fairgrounds.
Veterans who have gave their life serving our country and all veterans present will be honored. Following the service, a free picnic will be served. Everyone is invited to the service as the event honors God and country.

May
28
Mon
Gun Salute set for area cemeteries on May 28
May 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

The Vandalia V.F.W. Post No. 2173 will give a Gun Salute at the following cemeteries on Memorial Day, May 28:
• 8 a.m. – Gun Salute at Farber Cemetery
• 8:30 a.m. – Gun Salute at Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery located alongside the Van-Far R-I School District
• 9 a.m. – Gun Salute at the Vandalia Cemetery off Route F.
A special service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 27 at the Fairgrounds.

Addicts Victorious has moved meeting site @ Unity Outreach Building
May 28 @ 11:30 pm – May 29 @ 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.

Jun
3
Sun
New Harmony meeting
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

The annual meeting of the New Harmony Cemetery Association will be held on Sunday, June 3 following regular morning worship services at New Harmony Christian Church.
Their meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m. A carry-in meal (meat and drink provided) will be served at 12:15 p.m. The VFW Post from Bowling Green will participate in a memorial service to be held on the cemetery grounds at 1 p.m. This is always a special time of remembering our veterans. All are invited and welcome to attend.
Plans are being finalized for the 175th Anniversary Celebration of the church on Friday, June 15. The church was organized on June 15, 1843. Many activities are planned throughout the day and evening. Historical displays will be open to the public throughout the day, a light supper will be served at 6 p.m., a “celebration photo” of all those present will be taken in front of the church at 6:45 p.m., a presentation of the history of the church will begin at 7 p.m., and the evening will close with an anniversary cake being served.
Make plans now to join us in this celebration!

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