Events And Activities
Wesley United Methodist Church Food Pantry will be held on Saturday, April 16th. The hours will be from 10-11 a.m. please bring bags with you to carry home groceries.The church is located next to the library at 516 2nd Ave. in Vinton.
Author Linda McCann will visit the Vinton Public Library on Wednesday, April 20 at 10:30 am.Author Linda McCann will give a presentation concerning beginning genealogy research. She will also discuss her current books and upcoming book!
After two years of being derailed by COVID, it’s full steam ahead for the Center Point-Urbana All School Reunion. The event will be held on June 4th during the Center Point Lions Club Pork Days celebration.The reunion is sponsored by the Center Point Historical Society. The reunion committee chair is Society treasurer Teresa Scheeler. Historical Society president Philip Andersen’s daughter, Eva Andersen, a Minneapolis tv reporter, will emcee the program following the 12:30 banquet.
Tama County residents interested in learning more about the impact of wind turbines in the wake of a proposed industrial wind turbine project in Tama County are invited to attend a public meeting and forum, Tuesday, April 19, starting at 7 p.m. at the Middle School auditorium at 505 West Street in Dysart.Originally planned for the Dysart Community Building, interest in the April 19 citizen-led session has already been so strong, that event organizers moved it to the largest venue in the area, the Union Middle School auditorium.
Wednesday, April 13 at 10am: Master Gardener SeriesDid you know there are certain plants you don't want to put next to each other? Master Gardener Dana Sanders will explain how to place plantings to the best of their advantage. Thursday, April 14:10am Tai Chi for Adults 11am Fresh Conversations: Fresh Conversations is a free nutrition and physical education program for ages 60+.
Annual Pancake Breakfast and Bake SaleBrandon United Methodist Church 507 Main St. BrandonSaturday, April 16, 20227:00-10:30 amServing Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Ham, Juice and Coffee (Freewill Donation)Plan to purchase some delicious baked goods for your Easter Celebrations!
The following is the Schedule of services for churches in Vinton.Monday, April 11, 7:00 a.m.Wesley United Methodist ChurchTuesday, April 12, 7:00 a.m. Bethlehem LutheranWednesday, April 13, 7:00 a.m. St. Mary's Catholic ChurchThursday, April 14, 7:00 a.m. Vinton Presbyterian ChurchFriday, April 15, Noon, First Christian Church6:30 p.m. First
VFW Post 8884 2nd Saturday Breakfast 7-11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 9.(and the second Saturday of every month!). The breakfast will be held at 5999 25th Ave. Trail, Vinton. Adults: $8Children 5-12: $5Under 5: FREEMenu includes, Biscuits and Gravy, Scrambled Eggs (with or without peppers and onions), Sausage Patties, Bacon, Beverage (Coffee, Milk, Juice, Hot Tea, Hot Chocolate).
SACG's Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be back in the Shellsburg City Park for 2022! It will be held on Saturday, April 9th at 10:00! Kids through 5th grade are welcome!
The American Legion George G Luckey Post 57 will hold a Fish Fry on Friday, April 8th at the Legion from 5-7:00 p.m.The menu includes Fish Fillet, Baked Potato, Coleslaw, Baked Beans and a Dessert.Adults: $10.00Children 5 to 12: $5.00Children under 5: FreeCome on out and enjoy a great meal without all the work! (Leave the veterans a little extr