BREAKFAST: Our biggest and most successful Alumni Event is the All-Alumni Breakfast which will be held on Saturday, July 9th this year, 2022 at the High School. Starts at 8 am -- we close up the doors by about 10:30 or so in time for many of those who want to attend the parade. Cost is a financial donation. Coffee and juice are always complimentary. This event is open to the public and district staff. Additional handicapped parking available in front of building. Golf cart shuttles running to and from parking areas. (Runners park in upper parking lot by Middle School or Elementary school.)
We're always looking for volunteers to help with serving or greeting -- want to help this year? Write firstname.lastname@example.org or text/call Kathy at 319-389-8602.
While uptown during Heritage Days, stop in to visit and sit down awhile at the All-Alumni-Community Reception. Located in the old fire station up town. Displays, Alumni items, 2022 Heritage Days Bottle of Water, ice cream and malts for sale. Saturday 11:30 (or after parade) until approx. 9 pm. Hours may change.
ABOUT HERITAGE DAY:
The Annual Heritage Day Festival, Mount Vernon’s biggest summer festival, will take place Wednesday, July 6 through Saturday, July 9, with a theme of ‘Happy 175th Birthday Mount Vernon!’ On Wednesday night the Mount Vernon Fine Arts Association will host a story-telling event at the First Street Community Center from 6-8 pm, Thursday night a family fun night will be held at the Lester Buresh Family Community Wellness Center from 5-9 pm. Friday events will take place at Kernoustie Golf Club, and Heritage Day will be held on Saturday. Heritage Day is hosted by the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) in partnership with the Mount Vernon Alumni Association, the City of Mount Vernon, Kernoustie Golf Club and several other local organizations.
Watch for complete event information to come in the
‘MVL Sun’ and online at visitmvl.com & mvalumni.org