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Events And Activities

Benton County Conservation Calendar of Events Summer 2022

All programs are FREE of charge unless a price is listed. Registration is required and masks are strongly encouraged when indoors.**Please note that September 3rd's Monarch Tagging program has moved to September 2nd** Pond Study - Blairstown Library ProgramJune 28th, 6pm at Hannen Lake Park - 1949 Ben/Ia Rd, Blairstown, IA 52209Join Benton County Conservation Naturalists to explore macroinvertebrates that live in Hannen Lake.

Class of 1960 class reunion date set for September 17

Click to print this articleClick to print this articleVinton's Class of 1960 will hold their 60th Class Reunion, on Saturday, September 17th at noon at the Pizza Ranch in Vinton.It is being celebrated two years late because of the COVID pandemic.If members of the class have any questions on this event, please contact me at your convenience. Thanks a lot!Roger Rinderknechtrogerrin@msn.
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Benton County Fair Book

Click below to View:Welcome page marking the Fair's 150th YearClick here to viewTable of Contents Department P Photography, Junior Division, ages 5-10 year oldsClick here to see the following:Judging time for Department P - Photography Rules and RegulationsGeneral Rules and RegulationsClick here to see the following:Midway InformationDepartment G -

Pink Heals Benefit Ride July 23

On Saturday, July 23, there will be a benefit ride for the Pink Heals Eastern Iowa chapter. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. with kickstand up at 11:00 a.m.Starting line will be at the Ron Da Voo in Vinton.1st Stop Rubies Bar in Center Point2nd Stop Wolfye's in Quasqueton where food will be available. 3rd Stop Givyes Place in Alburnett4th Stop Pearl Street in ShellsburgFinal Stop at Mickeys in Vinton where you have to opportunity to share a meal on the return home.

Saturday Events at Party in the Park

Saturday, June 18, 9:30 AM to 10 PM at Riverside ParkACTIVITIES:11 AM-3 PM: FFA Petting Zoo and Pony Rides11 AM-4:30 PM: 4G AXE ThrowingNOON-3 PM: Kid's CraftsNOON-4:30 PM: H&H Inflatables11 AM & NOON: Family Olympics: 2 HEATS!1-3 PM: Free BINGO, in Hummel ShelterSPORTS:9:30 AM: Pickleball TournamentNOON: Dodgeball Tournament2 PM: Bags for
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Farmers Market Thursday, Downtown

Farmers Market will be held at Celebration Park from every Thursday evening from 5 - 7:00 pm. Be sure to come and check it out, our wide variety of vendors have something for everyone!We will have yard games out for our first market and Lions Club will be serving hot food and refreshments.Also, Cheshire Moon Farms will be bringing out a petting zoo with baby goats! Don't miss out!Join the fun at our special “community celebration” every Thursday night.

50th Wedding Anniversary - John and Barb Anderson

John and Barb Anderson will celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 24, 2022. Let’s shower them with cards and make their day extra special! Send them a greeting, with a story or two, of your favorite memories, or old photos of all of you! Address cards to: 2219 61st St. Vinton, IA 52349 Thank you for being a special part of the

Food Pantry this Saturday, June 18

Wesley United Methodist Church will be holding their Food Pantry this Saturday, June 18th from 10-11 a.m. The church is located at 516 2nd Ave. (the church is located next to the Library.)
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Vinton Car Cruise September 24

Spread the word with your friends, and make sure to mark your calendars for September 24th! The Vinton Car Cruise is a meeting place to showcase classic cars, street rods, hot rods, muscle cars, and antique cars.Beginning at 10:00 a.m. cars will begin to arrive in downtown Vinton. The Vinton cruise if one of the largest in Iowa welcoming 3-400 participants as well as car enthusiasts to Vinton each year.

The Shellsburg Lions 9th Annual Golf Fundraiser

The Shellsburg Lions 9th Annual Golf FundraiserThe Shellsburg Lions Club will be hosting their 9th Annual Golf Fundraiser on June 12 at the Wildcat Golf Course. The Shellsburg Lions have been hosting a golf fundraiser for over 20 years with the last 9 years in partnership with Iowa Humane Alliance in Cedar Rapids and Better Together Animal Rescue in Vinton.
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