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Tech N9Ne Coming To East Moline’s Rust Belt Friday Night

January 20th, 2022
Tech N9Ne Coming To East Moline's Rust Belt Friday Night

The independent underground would not be what it is today without pioneers Tech N9ne and they’re coming to East Moline’s Rust Belt Friday night, with special guests Joey Cool & Jehry Robinson. Here’s the deets: Tech N9ne with special guests Joey Cool & Jehry Robinson The Rust Belt – East Moline, IL January 21, 2022 https://bit.ly/TRBTechN9ne Tech N9ne Tech’s unparalleled tour schedule and signature rapid-fire “chopper” style combined with the business acumen of Strange Music CEO Travis O’Guin have molded Strange Music into the number one independent hip-hop... Read More

QCCA Expo Winterfest Car And Bike Show Rollin’ Into Rock Island

January 20th, 2022
QCCA Expo Winterfest Car And Bike Show Rollin' Into Rock Island

The QCCA Expo Winterfest Car and Bike Show rumbles into the QCCA Expo Center,2624 4th Ave., Rock Island, today through Sunday. Make plans and register now for the Expo Winterfest. 3D Sound will be on hand and many exciting events and vendors will be there! For more info, see here.  Read More

Get Your Quilting On At Davenport Public Library

January 20th, 2022
Get Your Quilting On At Davenport Public Library

Do you love sewing and your Library? Then you have the perfect combination for adding to our community quilt project! Love your Library, but don’t sew at all? You’re still perfect for adding to our quilt!  Using books, reading, or community as the theme, create your own one-of-a-kind 10″ quilt block to donate to our project. The finished quilt will be displayed at one of our Library locations throughout the spring. Register to pick up a 10″ square to design, or bring your finished block to the service desk at any Library location between January 3rd, 2022 and January 28th, 2022. For more... Read More

Moline’s Black Box Theatre Bringing Back Improv Comedy

January 20th, 2022
Moline's Black Box Theatre Bringing Back Improv Comedy

The Black Box Theatre in downtown Moline kick off their sixth year in operation with improvisational comedy. The BBT hosts Shakespeared on February 12th and Wisenheimer takes the stage on March 19th.  “We are so happy to make The Black Box Theatre the home of improvisational comedy and to kick off 2022 with lots of laughs,” said BBT co-founder Lora Adams.  G.I.T. Improv, the company presenting the shows, began in Rock Island, IL in 1997 and has since become a multi-award-winning comedy institution. They provide countless hours of interactive entertainment in the Quad Cities area as well... Read More

Searching for the Snow Leopard Presented by the Davenport Public Library

January 19th, 2022
Searching for the Snow Leopard Presented by the Davenport Public Library

The snow leopard is an elusive predator, living at altitudes of up to 18,000 feet in one of the world’s harshest environments. Join us Saturday, January 22nd at 2:00 pm and hear from The Snow Leopard Conservancy as they share stories and images from photographers and conservationists who have traveled to the high mountains of Asia. Their personal experiences are interwoven with knowledge gained through painstaking observation and reflections on what it will take to save this iconic species. This program is scheduled to be held in person at the Eastern Library (6000 Eastern Ave. and virtually.... Read More

NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer Initiative Holding Cocoa And Cookies Open House

January 19th, 2022
NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer Initiative Holding Cocoa And Cookies Open House

NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer Initiative invites survivors, supporters and the public to its 10th annual Cocoa & Cookies Open House on Saturday, January 29th from 11 am-2 pm at the NormaLeah office, 1614 Second Avenue in Downtown Rock Island (IL). The Cocoa & Cookies Social is free to attend and is open to both men and women. “We encourage everyone to bring a friend and help us celebrate our grass roots efforts and learn how we are moving forward with our mission to rise up against ovarian cancer,” said Jodie Shagrin Kavensky, the organization’s founder and CEO. NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer... Read More

Rock Island’s Circa ’21 Returns With ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’

January 19th, 2022
Rock Island's Circa '21 Returns With 'The Play That Goes Wrong'

For the final production of the venue’s sensational 44th season, Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse will proudly stage the area debut of one of the funniest slapstick comedies of modern times: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG. Running at the Rock Island dinner theatre through March 12, this Tony Award-winning riot was described by the New York Times as “a knockabout farce” and is being brought to life by a spectacular team of professional talents. THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG will be presented on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:45 p.m., Sundays at 5:45 p.m. and beginning Feb. 16, Wednesday... Read More

Edison Students Show Off Their Photography Skills for Contest

January 19th, 2022
Edison Students Show Off Their Photography Skills for Contest

Edison Jr. High School held a student “Street Photography” contest and more than 100 students participated! Thank you for coming to vote on our students’ Street Photography! The staff was able to vote for their favorites. Congrats to the following winners: “Capturing Street Photography” Grand Prize Winner- Madelyn Schrempf Runner Up- Lucas McCall Honorable Mention- Mariah Howard & Aubrey Doss “Fan Favorite” 1st place- Nicolar Aquilar 2nd place- Abigail Dillard Honorable Mention- John Htoo & Naw Paw The winners received passed to the Figge... Read More

Live TONIGHT It’s Tuesday Night Trivia!

January 18th, 2022
Live TONIGHT It's Tuesday Night Trivia!

Trivia Night Live is rolling into The Tangled Wood in Bettendorf every Tuesday at 7 p.m.! It’s Free To Play, with up to eight people per team playing in various categories. What is Trivia Night Live? Trivia Night Live is a live interactive team trivia game played at your favorite restaurants and bars. The game consists of four rounds of questions of increasing difficulty and point values. Categories range from current events, history, geography, science, sports, and more…. Trivia Night Live is free to play, and you can have up to 8 members on a team. Prizes are awarded for the winner of the... Read More

Winter Beekeeping Class Series for Beginners at Nahant Marsh

January 18th, 2022
Winter Beekeeping Class Series for Beginners at Nahant Marsh

Discover the world of beekeeping and learn everything you need to get started on this fascinating hobby. Participants will learn how to assemble a hive, how to care for the hive, and how to harvest honey. Textbook and notes are included in the $180 fee which covers 6 classes. Classes will take place at Nahant Marsh Education Center on Tuesdays from January 25-March 1 at 6-8pm. The course will be instructed by Phil Crandall, Owner/Operator of Crandall Farms Inc., a family owned apiary and farm in Coal Valley, IL. Phil is the founder and main beekeeper for the farm. Beginning his interest since childhood,... Read More