Heritage Days 2013 - All-School Reunion
July 5-7, 2013

Class Reunions throughout the weekend
Food businesses available throughout the weekend during their regular business hours.

Thursday - July 4th
There will be an Alumni Party for all VHS grads at Mark Fochts home at 7:00 p.m. Bring you own beverage, lawn chair & snack.


Noon - 6 p.m. - Registration - catered meal ticket & pre-ordered shirts may be picked up

1 - 4 p.m. - Used book sale by VAFA at the Armory to benefit the school libraries

1:00 - 2:00 - Explore the Armory's Future - at the Armory - The new owners of the Armory are seeking input from the public on the potential use(s) of the Armory to serve Villisca. They have a short survey as a tool in their discovery. Click here to go to that survey.

2-4 p.m. - School tour at the Middle/High School

6:30 p.m. - Dusk at the Football Field
Barbeque by the Montgomery County Pork Producers and by the City of Villisca for the benefit of the Villisca Swimming Pool
50/50 Drawing by the Villisca PTO

8:00 p.m. - Induction of New Hall of Fame Members

Dusk - Fireworks with Night Visions at the Football Field


All Day - Memorabilia displays in various downtown locations

7:30 a.m. - Registration for the Fun Run/Walk at the Armory (for registration form - click here)

8 a.m - 2 p.m. - Registration in the City Square

8:00 a.m. - Fun Run/Walk - gather at the Armory

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Shelter in the Square - Silent Auction of Gift Baskets sponsored by the Villisca Public Library

7:00 - 9:00 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast at the Senior Center

8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Used book sale by VAFA at the Armory to benefit the school libraries

8 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Memories Building on the south side of the square

10:00 a.m. - PARADE
Root Beer Floats at the Library

11:30 - Children's big wheel races near the park - bring your own big wheel

11:45 - PTO 50/50 Drawing in the Square

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Activities in the Park
PTO Activities in the Square - Drop the Water; Face Paint; Glitter Tattoos; Duck Pond; Fishing Game; Putt Putt; Baseball Toss; Bean Bag Toss
Strand Ladies Food Booth at the Community Center
Presbyterian Food Booth at Hair Kut Korner
Lunch at the Legion, TJs, Country Lane, Villisca Foods

12:00 noon
VAFA Golf Tournament - pre-registration required - contact Trisha Owen at owen_trisha@yahoo.com

12:00 - Children's Pedal Pull, near the city park - pedal tractors provided

1:00 - 2:00 - Cake Walk in the Square - fundraiser to benefit the Library

1-3 p.m. - Come & Go Reception - Meet and greet former teachers, administration & support staff at the VHS Media Center

1:00 - 2:00 - Explore the Armory's Future - at the Armory

2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Book signing - "Tour Through the History of Montgomery County" by David McFarland at the Library

2:00 p.m. Alumni choir practice in Methodist Church basement - contact Sally Dunn at dunnma@glenwoodschool.org

3:00 p.m. - Alumni choir in the park

5:00 p.m.
All-School Reunion Dinner - Choice of Buffet at various locations
6:00 p.m. Barbeque in the Park sponsored by Villisca Firemen

9:00 p.m.
Street Dance with On the Fritz on the Square


10:00 - Interchurch Worship Service

10:00 - Slow pitch Softball Game at the baseball field - a fundraiser to benefit the Villisca pool

11:00 - Brunch at the Community Center served by the Advent Christian Church

TJs and Country Lane open

5:00 - Dinner at the Villisca Country Club

Contact Information for Heritage Days - All-School Reunion Events

Class Reunions - Visit the Alumni decade pages on www.villisca.com for contact information for the various Class Reunions being held during Heritage Days

General Information regarding Heritage Days-All School Reunion Events - Contact: Jim & Donna Robinson, All-School Reunion Chairmen, donnarob@myfmtc.com, 712-826-4902

To add an event to the Schedule on www.villisca.com and m.villisca.com Contact: Roxanna Sieber, rtsieber@myfmtc.com

Registration s/b mailed by April 30, 2013 to Villisca All-School Reunion, P.O. Box 45, Villisca, IA 50864

Food booths - Contact: Judy Schroeder

Parade - The parade is being organized by the VHS National Honor Society. Contact: Jenny Haidsiak-Riggle, jhaidsiak@villiscaschools.org or 712-826-3359 (leave a message). Line-up at Villisca Good Samaritan, Children line up at 1st Street and 3rd Avenue.

Fun Walk/Run - sponsored by the Villisca PTO - Contact: Contact Kelsi Bruce kbruce@villiscaschools.org or call 712-370-4847 Click here to download Fun Walk/Run Registration Form. Preregister by June 30 $10; Registration after June 30 $15.

Annual BlueJay Classic Golf Tournament
Registration $100 a team. Contact: Trisha Fast Owen, owen_trisha@yahoo.com or 712-621-7997 or 712-826-4567
Golf Tournament Hole/Flag Sponsorships: They have all the sponsors they can post and acknowledge. Thank you to all those who are sponsoring holes, helping to make this a successful event.

Breakfast at the Senior Center - Contact: Senior Citizens Center, 826-5182; Darwin Williams, 826-5762

Children’s games and Entertainment in the Square
Sponsored by the PTO, Lions Club and other organizations. Contact those listed under General Information. For PTO activities contact Kelsi Bruce kbruce@villiscaschools.org or call 712-370-4847

Street Dance - Sponsored by the Villisca Community Betterment Asso. with the support of the Carbon Bar & Grill

Softball Game - sponsored by the City of Villisca to benefit the Villisca Swimming Pool - Contact info: Veronica Riggle (Ronnie) 641-202-9270; email rlriggle@hotmail.com

Interchurch Worship Service - An annual event sponsored by the Interchurch Council. Contact: Paul Barker, President, 712-826-7472

Thank you to all those who have given of their time, effort and creativity to make Heritage Days 2013 and the All-School Reunion a fun and entertaining weekend.