Are you ready for some boot scootin’ fun, while helping a wonderful cause?

Veritas Stables, located at 7721 Utica Ridge Rd Davenport, is hosting the annual Wild About the Child Barn Dance this Saturday Nov 3 at 6 p.m. This fun-filled evening raises funds to benefit the children of Wildwood Hills Ranch.

Come enjoy this barn dance along with a live and silent auction, food, photo booth, DJ and a mechanical bull! Bring those dancing boots for a good time!

Wildwood Hills Ranch of Iowa exists to transform and strengthen communities through their Next Steps Program for at-risk students ages 8-18, Equestrian Therapy for at-risk students, families, veterans and active service members and through Leadership Development in businesses and organizations.

Tickets can be purchased online at https://one.bidpal.net/whrbarndance/ticketing. If you would like any information on sponsorship programs, e-mail DeLayne Carrington at dcarrington@wildwoodhillsranch.org.

Make plans this weekend to enjoy some good ol’ fashioned barn dancing while helping out the community.

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for QuadCities.com.