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This is what the Stair Charity Challenge is working towards...cement barriers for their parking lot. Last year they suffered severe water damage. Total Balance is working hard and trying to help them replace the wood wall against the hill (see photo) with large cement barriers. The challenge starts April 1st-30th, using your own steps in the comfort of your own home.

VGH Announces Health Fair Postponed

By Virginia Gay Hospital · March 17th, 2020
In a statement, Virginia Gay Hospital shared the following:"Due to the recent COVID-19 health concerns, we have decided it is prudent to postpone the Benton County Community Health & Wellness Fair. We are working diligently to reschedule for a later date. More information will be available as plans confirm.

Kiwanis cancel monthly meetings and Annual Easter Egg Hunt

By Valerie Close, Editor · March 16th, 2020
The Vinton Kiwanis have made the decision to cancel all Kiwanis meetings for the Month of March.The Kiwanis have also made the tough decision to cancel the Easter Egg hunt which was scheduled for April 11.

The following event has been canceled...-----Join us to support Vinton Lutheran home! Friday, March 27, from 6-9:00 p.m.Proceeds from this event will help us provide new furnishings to our Memory Care Unit residents. Thank you for your support of these deserving residents!Menu will feature:MargaritasBeerWine8oz FiletCilantro Lime ShrimpStreet TacosAND SO MUCH MORE!Tickets are $45 per personPlease RSVP by March 16th by calling 319-472-4211 or by email j.

Wesley Mobile Food Pantry Vinton will not close on Saturday

By Vinton Today · March 13th, 2020
Food distribution will still happen Saturday morning, 3/21/20 from 10:00 - 11:00 at Wesley United Methodist Church in Vinton. Extra safety precautions will be used and food will be pre-packaged and distributed outside the church. Please share this information with others.

Suicide Awareness Photo Shoot, Sunday March 15

By Vinton Today · March 13th, 2020
There will be a Suicide Awareness Photo Shoot on Sunday, March 15, from 4:30-7:00 p.m. at the Benton County Fairgrounds, located at 1702 2nd Ave. in Vinton. Calling all middle schoolers and high schoolers who would like to be a part of a photoshoot representing Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Awareness Prevention.

Canceled: ECI STEM Festival to be held March 29

By Vinton Today · March 13th, 2020
The East Central Iowa STEM Festival committee members have chosen to cancel the event scheduled for March 29th from 1:00 – 4:00. With amazing hands-on activities at these events, we feel it is better to proceed with caution as these activities would be prime avenues to spread germs. At this time, we are not rescheduling the event for 2020 but will be holding the event in spring 2021.

Canceled: IES for the Blind and Visually Impaired Conference

By Vinton Today · March 12th, 2020
The Spring Family Conference will be canceled due to public health concerns related to COVID-19. 3/12/20 ----------We are in the process of notifying families who already registered for this event.  Online registration has been blocked and all IESBVI staff, presenters, and conference workers have been notified.

 TLC and Trinity Lutheran Church will be offering a Supper for a Freewill Donation tonight, March 11 beginning at 5:00 p.m and running until 6:30 p.m.The meal includes, Tomato soup, grilled cheese, tater tot casserole, plus all the salads and desserts that you can eat. The freewill donations will benefit the TLC Preschool.

Iowa's Ride Community Info Night

By Vinton Unlimited · March 10th, 2020
Vinton is proud to be an overnight stop for Iowa’s Ride this summer. Iowa’s Ride, in its inaugural year, will take cyclists on a 416-mile journey from Dubuque to Rock Rapids. The ride will run from Sunday, July 12 to Saturday, July 18, 2020.Thousands of cyclists will arrive in Vinton on Monday, July 13th and will depart on the morning of July 14th.

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