Van's Appearances & Speaking Events

Over the years Van has earned his reputation as a well-known broadcaster and great speaker. He continues to share his passion for radio and love for Iowa by speaking or broadcasting at local events. He's often asked to speak about radio, faith, his inventions, his books, his experiences with famous people and tell his funny and emotional stories. You can see Van at one of his appearances coming up! 

Events to Watch for:

SUNDAY, MAY 17, 10:30 am: Van delivers the sermon message at Bethany Reformed Church,  720 NE 52nd Ave. in Des Moines. 

FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH:   "Walk With Van" 10 am at Fleet Feet store, 521 E. Locust, Des Moines. Usually we walk a couple of miles, ending up back at the store.  Everyone welcome.  

 AUGUST 6 THROUGH 14:   Van broadcasts his morning radio show from 5 to 9 each weekday from the WHO Radio Crystal Studio on the Grand Ave concourse at the fairgrounds. 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14,   5 TO 9 AM,  Van broadcasts live from the Adult and Teen Challenge Golf Marathon at Beaver  Creek Golf Course, north of Des Moines on highway 141.   A fundraiser to help Central Iowans that are trying to beat addictions and dependencies.