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:

A trip to Egypt!   See below on Oct 16.

Friday, August 12 - 10am to 12 noon-  Van broadcasts on WHO Radio from the WaterWorld booth in the varied industries building at the Iowa State Fair.

Friday, August 12,  4 pm-  Van hosts a ceremony on the south steps of the Dallas County Courthouse in Adel, including the lifting of a repaired statue to the top of the building. 

Saturday, Aug 13,  12 noon during the Adel Sweet corn festival.  Van hosts a fun game of Adel trivia to celebrate the city's 175th birthday. 

 Sunday, August 21, 10:30 am.  Van has been asked to deliver the sermon message at the Panther Creek church of the Brethren.   24529 "J" Avenue, Adel. 

Saturday, Sept 3 - 5:30 pm - Van speaks at a fundraiser for the What Cheer Opera House at the Fairgrounds building in What Cheer, Iowa.

Oct 6 - Oct 15 - Van and Becky lead a trip to Egypt and you're invited. More information here, or call (515) 270-7070