Neither rain, nor the threat of it stopped events in downtown Vinton on Thursday evening. As they have done for several years, Farmers Savings Bank & Trust staff served the Vinton community a picnic meal. The Pingenot's entertained children, and adults with their bubble wands in the lawn behind the tent while everyone waited for the parade to begin.
THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 5 PM TO 8:30 PM5 PM - FARMERS SAVINGS BANK & TRUST Community Picnic: Free hots dogs, chips & drinks served from the bank’s parking lot (401 B Ave)6:30 PM - KIDDIE PARADE: Let your imagination be your guide and dress up like your favorite character from days-gone-by. Decorate your bike, your stroller or your wagon.
We apologize for the delay. We had to work through a couple of options due to brand new, awesome infrastructure improvements to the community!The route will leave Tilford and head east on 13th, North on 8th then West on 5th. Finally, it will turn North on 4th and end at the corner of 4th and 1st by Michael & Dowd.
Just last summer the city council heard about plans to build a new Vinton Emergency Services Facility. The location of the new facility is on the corner of Highway 218/South K Ave. and 13th St.. or on the west edge of the former Braille School Property. The new facility would place all of the emergency services under one roof.
Benton County Public Health:Moderna Vaccine Clinic June 18-19thNo appointment needed, vaccine will be available Friday, June 18th at Riverside Park during Party in Pink 5K and on Saturday, June 19th at Party in the Park.
The Summer meal program as part of the Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District meal program will again be offering summer meals to the public. Any child 18 and younger can receive a meal at either breakfast or lunchtime. Participants need not be part of the VSCSD or residents of Vinton, ANY children or adults are welcome to the meal site. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult or responsible teenager. Adults may ride the bus.