coupe de villeA Coupe De Ville, the man behind “Jessie’s Girl,” a little “Friday Night Magic” and more will be rolling into downtown Moline this weekend.

Coupe De Ville, presented by United Health Care, cruises into The Plaza on August 11 at 7.  Put on your poodle skirt and saddle shoes, grab a cherry coke and get ready to party like it’s 1957! For a complete list of the Moline Centre Thursday Night Concert line-up click here.

Join Acupoint Health Connection for a little “Friday Night Magic”, a fun-filled evening of comedy and magic geared for the entire family on August 12 at 7 p.m. A portion of the proceeds for this event will go to assist Baby Grant and his parents, Gunter and Cora. Born 11 weeks prematurely, Grant still has a ways to go until he’s entirely off medical support equipment. Come enjoy a good laugh and help a family in need of support.

springfield albumMan, myth, legend and ‘80s heart throb, Rick Springfield, makes a stop at the iWireless Center on August 12 at 7:30 p.m. This Grammy award-winning musician, actor and New York Times best-selling author will take us back to the good old days with such tunes as “Jesse’s Girl”, “Don’t Talk to Strangers” and more. Special guests, The Fixx and The Romantics will also be joining him on this tour.

Morrows Academy of Martial Arts will be hosting a workshop on August 13 from 1 to 4:30 p.m.  Master Phillip Starr, author of many outstanding martial art books, such as “The Making of a Butterfly” and “Developing Jin”, will teach martial mechanics and techniques that strengthen skills and improve your martial arts.

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Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written almost 30 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.