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· 4:30pm August 22nd, 2014 · 15 hours ago
The Vinton Womens Club welcomes new teachers, along with all current Vinton-Shellsburg teachers, and the community, to the annual reception, which takes place Thursday Sept 11,2014, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Held at Ray House 912 1st Ave, Vinton. All Teachers and the public are invited.
· 11:54am August 22nd, 2014 · 20 hours ago
The Vinton Parks & Recreation Department is happy to announce that the Spazmatics will be performing after all on Sunday, August 24th. The rain out portion of Party in the Park will be completed on that evening with a few adjustments. The Spazmatics will provide some great entertainment for all ages and will be followed by the world class and award winning Bar Y Pyros.
· 9:25am August 22nd, 2014 · 22 hours ago
A safety day camp for any Benton County student in 4th, 5th and 6th grade is being planned for Saturday, September 20, 2014. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Vinton. The Benton County Extension Service in conjunction with Progressive Agriculture, Benton County Farm Bureau, Vinton-Shellsburg FFA, Belle Plaine FFA, Benton Community FFA, Unity Point Clinic (Vinton & Shellsburg Family Practice), and Benton County beef, pork and dairy commodity groups are sponsoring the event.
· 11:32am August 21st, 2014
Everyone is invited to two upcoming events in Center Point in September. Sept. 7 –Bake sale for Center Point Historical Society and free band concert by Vinton Community Band, 6 p.m., Depot Museum, rain or shine. Bring your own lawn chair. Museum, featuring WWII/Home front open, free. Sept.
· 11:51am August 20th, 2014
Breast Cancer Survivors will meet Tuesday, September 2 at 5:30 p.m. for dinner and conversation at Windsor Manor in the dining room. Free will donation for the meal. For reservations please call Angie Tharp 472-2994 or Lisa Staab 472-5255.
· 11:43am August 20th, 2014
V-S Vikette varsit soccer coach Dave Cornell and his players are offering a Soccer Clinic for all girls and boys entering grades K - 8 on Saturday, August 30, from 10 a.m. -2 p.m., at Tilford Elementary Field. The cost is $20 without t-shirt/$30 with t-shirt. Click HERE for a registration flyer; to order a shirt, submit the flyer by Aug.
· 12:43pm August 19th, 2014
The Center Point Historical Society annual free band concert will feature Forties tunes in keeping with the Museum’s World War II theme this year. The concert is performed by the Vinton Community Band under the direction of Judy Trygstad. It will be at 6 p.m. at the Center Point Historical Society Depot Museum on Sunday, Sept.
· 11:30am August 19th, 2014
For those adults out there looking to get outdoors, enjoy the fall weather along with some physical activity, VPRD might just have what you need! Adult Flag Football League This pass-only flag football league will play Tuesday nights at Lion’s Field in September and October. Games will be 5 vs 5 with a maximum of 12 players on a roster.
· 6:22pm August 15th, 2014
Beats, Burgers, Brats, Brews and Bicycles will be on Main Street and you can explore the Old Creamery Nature Trail Saturday, August 23 from noon to 5:00pm. Volunteers, local service organizations, the Dysart Business Builders and the Dysart Development Corporation have been planning this event for months in support of the Old Creamery Nature Trail.
· 6:17pm August 15th, 2014
ATTENTION YOUNG LADIES AGES 5-16 Who has a member of your Family that has Served Overseas In A Combat Zone Our VFW Ladies Auxiliary-8884 0f Vinton would like to invite you to an informational Meeting To START A JR VFW LADIES AUXILIARY GROUP You will do things for our VETERANS in our Communities.