Vandalia State House, West Gallatin Street, Vandalia, IL, United States
State Farm Agent Clint Simpson and the Vandalia Statehouse host "Movies Under the Stars" every Saturday evening, with the movies beginning at dusk. The movies will run thru Saturday, August 26th.
July 15th Back to the Future
July 22nd E.T.
July 29th The Lego Batman Movie
August 5th Harry Potter
August 12th Grease
Willms and Yakel Insurance Agency, West Gallatin Street, Vandalia, IL, United States
~~Willms & Yakel's Back To School Community Program!
Help us continue to provide for our youths education!
Starting Monday July 24th through August 31st you can donate school supplies to help the; Vandalia, Brownstown, St. Elmo and Ramsey schools.
When bringing in any of the general needed supplies along with supplies listed in the comments below you will get your name into a drawing for our back to school give away.
Shimoji gift card for your morning pick me up when hurrying for breakfast those first weeks back!
Starmax Cinemas gift card for that family movie night to unwind as you get back into the weekly routine!
So this year as you do your supply shopping, pick up an extra notebook, box of tissues, or package of pencils and drop them off unopened at 411 W. Gallatin front desk fill out your name and telephone number and drop it off in our Back To School drawing basket.
Willms & Yakel Insurance Agency is happy to support this cause. We will be purchasing supplies from local stores to add for our youths education.
Drop off times are Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 4pm and Thursday from 9am to 11am.
Winners will be drawn Friday September 1st.
County Market, Veterans Avenue, Vandalia, IL, United States
Carson's Lemonade Stand is back this Saturday, raising money for St. Jude. The stand will be Saturday, July 29th from 10 am to 2 pm at County Market in Vandalia. Stop by, pick up a glass of lemonade---donations only. All proceeds to benefit St. Jude research.
Gospel Concert featuring “For Heaven’s Sake” on Saturday, August 5 from 1-2 p.m. at the First Church of God, 3001 Thrill Hill Road in Vandalia. The group consists of John and Judy Roberts and Cheryl Harre from the Southern Illinois Homecoming Gospel Choir. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact 618-283-1718.
First United Methodist Church in Vandalia will again be hosting the "Backpack 2 School" event on Tuesday, August 8th from 4 pm to 6 pm. It will be the Family Life Center at Main & 4th Street in Vandalia. Any school child, accompanied by a parent or guardian, will recieve a free backpack with coupons and some free giveaways. The evening is planned as a "fun time" with games, activities, face painting, free hair cuts and refreshments. Two bicycles will be given away along with many other prizes donated by local businesses. High School Students do not need to be accompanied by parents.