Are you looking to kick off the new year with a girl’s night out? Has 2016 left you stressed and in need of a relaxing and fun outing? Come and create at Craft Love. On Wednesday, January 4, 2017, Craft Love Bettendorf will be hosting an adult crafting event where you can create a wood sign for your home. Wine, tools, and materials will be provided by instructors for this class. This event begins at 6:30 p.m. and runs till 9:30 p.m. Craft Love Bettendorf is located at 4374 Suite 3, State St. Bettendorf. To purchase tickets for this event, please follow this link: Two other dates for this event will be held on Friday, January 13, 2017 and Thursday, January 19, also at 6:30 p.m. To view the Facebook event page, please follow this link:

Craft Love is a unique workshop where people can come and create household items and crafts out of wood. Here you will make and take home your art piece at the end of the workshop. The workshop projects can include: wooden signs, wine racks, patio chairs, and cornhole boards. Craft Love is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. till 3:00 p.m. Other events that are held at Craft Love include: Creator’s Choice Projects, and the Rock Island Welcome Club (RIWC) Fundraiser. They also host birthday parties, workshops for kids, team building workshops, and private parties.




Cheyanne Lencioni is a student at Augustana College and has been writing stories for 8 years. She is on the college’s Equestrian Team and Fencing Club as well as a member of Augustana’s Collegia Classica Classics Language group and wants to be a published Author after graduation.