Wesley United Methodist will once again be hosting their Rummage / Bake sale this year. Dates are Friday May 7th, 9-3 and Saturday May 8th 9-11. Free Will Donations will go to support our mission projects. Items will be inside and outside, weather permitting. Masks should be worn inside the church building. We have furniture, household items, clothing, you name it!Please be aware that the intersection of 6th St.
PEO Chapter MZ will meet Monday, May 10, at 1:30 PM, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Vinton in the Fellowship Hall. Hostess will be Nancy Beckman and Nancy Lausar will present the program.
On Saturday, May 8th, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon there will be a puzzle and boar game swap held at the Vinton Public Library. Do you have board games or puzzles that you played several times in the past year? Are you ready to try some new ones? Bring them to the library and swap them for a new to you game.Only bring games and puzzles that have all of their pieces and parts.
Quilts of Valor will be on display at the Vinton Public Library beginning on Wednesday, May 5th and will run through Thursday, May 27th. Feel free to stop in to learn about the Quilts of Valor program and enjoy some of these works of art. On Tuesday, May 11th and Thursday, May 20th, Rita Moore and Elayne Gas[st]t will be available to throughout the day offering some mini talks and available to answer questions.
On Saturday, May 15, the VFW Post #8884 will hold a grand opening at 5999 25th Ave. Trail, Vinton. Doors will open at 08:00 for a freewill donation breakfast of: biscuits and sausage gravy, plain scrambled eggs, scrambled eggs with onions and peppers, sausage/egg/cheese on an English muffin, coffee, milk, juice.Following a Ribbon Cutting at 11:00 there will be an Open House as well as a lunch which includes: maid rites, baked beans, soda, water or coffee for a freewill donation.
Beginning this weekend, the flowers, house plants, herbs and vegetables prepared for the annual plant sale by the Vinton-Shellsburg FFA, will be available for sale. Hours for the sale are as follows:Friday, April 30, 3:30-6:00 p.m.Saturday, May 1, 12-5:30 p.m.Sunday, May 2, 12-5:30 p.m.Friday, May 7th, 3:30-6:00 p.m.Saturday, May 8th, 12-5:30 p.
After a year shut down for the pandemic, the Center Point Historical Society Depot Museum will re-open on Sunday, June 6, from 2-4. Museum admission is free.Society members met April 26, 2021, and decided to open the Museum Sunday afternoons, 2-4, through September. Pending changes in national and local health recommendations, guests are asked to please mask.
THE BOOK SALE IS BACK!FRIENDS OF CP LIBRARY PLANS FOR JUNE 11, 12The annual Friends of the Center Point Library used book sale—canceled like everything else in our lives last year because of the pandemic—is on for this year. At its masked, getting-back-in-action meeting last week Friends planned to hold the BIG book sale during the 2021 Center Point Lions Club Pork Days celebration.