Events And Activities
The GoVS Homecoming Breakfast will be held on Saturday, October 2nd from 7-11:00 a.m. in the High School commons. Tickets are $6 each and will be available for sale at the Homecoming Game. The menu will include: pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy.GoVs is a local organization that raises money for scholarships for our Vinton-Shellsburg graduating seniors.
Join us at Cornerstone Baptist Church this Sunday, September 19 at 10 AM for a great time of fun and fellowship. The church is located at 218 W. 4th St. in Vinton. Dress up in your old-fashioned clothes...or don't. Either way, you are invited to enjoy a good old-fashioned potluck dinner following the Morning Service. See you there!
Brandon's Annual Cowboy Breakfast will be held on Sunday, September 19, from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.The menu includes Scrambled eggs, Pancakes, Fried potatoes, Ham, Sausage, Sausage gravy, Homemade biscuits, Coffee, and Juice.Cost: Ages 11 and over $9.00; Ages 4-10 $5.00; Ages 3 and under FreeA cowboy breakfast is cooked outside over 'open fires'.
On Saturday, September 18 there will be a 80th Birthday celebration in honor of Gloria Orcutt. The open house will be held at the Revolution building downtown Vinton from 1 to 3:00 p.m.Everyone is welcome to attend and help Gloria celebrate.
The First Christian Church will hold its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, September 18th. The event will begin at 10 a.m - 2 p.m. There will be games for everyone to enjoy, a Silent Auction, baked goods, grab bags and a raffle for a beautiful quilt. Come on out and plan to have a great time!
The Brandon United Methodist Women's Annual Fall Supper and Bazaar will be held on Saturday, September 25, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the church located at 507 Main St. in Brandon. Cost for the meal: Adult's $10Kids $5 agest 5-124 and under FreeThe meal includes:Homemade chicken and noodlesMashed PotatoesSquashGreen BeansSalad Bar DessertA quart of Chicken and noodles $6.
The Trinity Lutheran Church will again be hosting their to-go lunches. On Thursday, September 16, from 11:00 to 1:00. Hot chicken salad sandwich, macaroni salad, cookies, and drink $8.00.The church is located at 1002 E 13th St, Vinton. The Drive-Up will take place for the next 8 weeks, through the end of October Drive-up to the south door
Partnering with the VPRD, the family of Nathan Hesson is organizing a Glow Fun Run on Nathan's Miles Glow Trail on October 16! There will be music, yard games, food trucks and of course, lots of stuff that glows! Nathan's Miles glow trail is getting a lot of use in its first season! Vinton has drawn media attention from around the state, country and world because of it.
Oak Grove Church will be hosting a Singspiration on October 10, from 4:30-6:00 pm.Are you missing the old-time hymns of days gone by? Join us for a night of music sung congregationally as well as special performances.Come on out and enjoy a hot bowl of soup with us as well!The church is located at 6101 32nd Ave, Shellsburg.
Early Arts Study Club will meet Monday, September 20, at 1:30, at the Trinity Lutheran Church with Pat Milne as hostess. Karen Inman will present the program on Children's Lunch Boxes.