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Characters2Life Presents Quad Cities Holiday Helpers

November 30th, 2021
Characters2Life Presents Quad Cities Holiday Helpers

  On December 22nd from 9:00am until 12:00 Noon, Characters2Life, based out of Clinton, Iowa will surprise your family with a visit from one of Santa’s very own holiday helpers! In this socially-distant activity, Santa will send a special Holiday Helper to your door and peek through your windows to give your kids a silly surprise! The Characters2Life Holiday Helpers will magically appear for plenty of time for you create a great memory and get some awesome pictures! Unique and affordable, Characters2Life will deliver a special Holiday Helper appearance at your home and a customized snowman... Read More

Figge Hosts Craft Night at the Botanical Center December 1

November 30th, 2021

This Wednesday night, the Figge Art Museum are taking over the craft room, 5-9PM during Winter Nights Winter Lights Powered By MidAmerican Energy Company. Visit to participate in crafts curated by Figge educators. Get all the details HERE!  Read More

For Winter Family Fun, Thrills, And More, Check Out Snowstar

November 25th, 2021
For Winter Family Fun, Thrills, And More, Check Out Snowstar

Everyone deserves a snow day. How will you play? At family friendly Snowstar in Andalusia, there are endless ways to enjoy fresh powder and the chill of a Midwest winter day. Maybe you start your experience by joining their highly trained teaching staff for a lesson in the basics. Maybe you prefer the challenge of racing down the professionally designed freestyle run. Or maybe you’d rather roast marshmallows from the cozy comfort of the warming hut. Whatever your preference, Snowstar has something for everyone. “No matter who you are or where you’re coming from, we’re going to try to put... Read More

Illinois Snowstar Offering Winter Fun And More Year-Round For Families

November 17th, 2021
Illinois Snowstar Offering Winter Fun And More Year-Round For Families

Everyone deserves a snow day. How will you play? At family friendly Snowstar in Andalusia, there are endless ways to enjoy fresh powder and the chill of a Midwest winter day. Maybe you start your experience by joining their highly trained teaching staff for a lesson in the basics. Maybe you prefer the challenge of racing down the professionally designed freestyle run. Or maybe you’d rather roast marshmallows from the cozy comfort of the warming hut. Whatever your preference, Snowstar has something for everyone. “No matter who you are or where you’re coming from, we’re going to try to put... Read More

There’s ‘Snow’ Place Like Snowstar For Year-Round Family-Friendly Fun!

November 16th, 2021
There's 'Snow' Place Like Snowstar For Year-Round Family-Friendly Fun!

Everyone deserves a snow day. How will you play? At family friendly Snowstar in Andalusia, there are endless ways to enjoy fresh powder and the chill of a Midwest winter day. Maybe you start your experience by joining their highly trained teaching staff for a lesson in the basics. Maybe you prefer the challenge of racing down the professionally designed freestyle run. Or maybe you’d rather roast marshmallows from the cozy comfort of the warming hut. Whatever your preference, Snowstar has something for everyone. “No matter who you are or where you’re coming from, we’re going to try to put... Read More

Caregiving for Older Adults Program at the Davenport Public Library Monday

November 14th, 2021
Caregiving for Older Adults Program at the Davenport Public Library Monday

An increasing number of young Americans are becoming caregivers to their older parents. They struggle to balance caregiving with a career and child-raising. Join us Monday, November 15th at 6:30 pm to learn what resources are available to family caregivers and the loved ones that they care for. Presented by Milestones Agency on Aging. This program is scheduled to be held in person at the Eastern Library (6000 Eastern Ave.) and virtually. To register for either session, visit https://bit.ly/dpl-caregivingforolderadults. Virtual registrants will receive an email with the meeting link. For in-person... Read More

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease Program at the Davenport Public Library

November 13th, 2021
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease Program at the Davenport Public Library

Are you worried that someone has Alzheimer’s? During the holiday season, your family members may notice that something is not right with a loved one. Join us Tuesday, November 16th at 2:00 pm for “10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease.” Topics covered include typical age-related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of diagnosis, the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer’s Association resources. Presented by Megan Pedersen of the Alzheimer’s Association. This program is scheduled... Read More

Nest Cafe Coming To Rock Island’s Washington Junior High Tomorrow

November 9th, 2021
Nest Cafe Coming To Rock Island's Washington Junior High Tomorrow

Nest Cafe, a charitable pay-what-you-can cafe, is coming to Rock Island’s Washington Junior High tomorrow night. Nourish Everyone Sustainably Together (NEST) Café is a Pay-What-You-Can Nonprofit Restaurant, Serving Everyone, and a member of One World Everybody Eats (www.oneworldeverybodyeats.org). The Cafe announced the following on its Facebook today: HIUUUUUGE Shout out to the Rock Island/Milan School District 41 for making tomorrow night’s NEST Café meal happen at Washington Jr. High. We hope our Edison Jr. High families are healthy and that you’ll be back at school ASAP. Go... Read More

Meet Our New Pet Of The Week… Mackushla

November 8th, 2021
Meet Our New Pet Of The Week... Mackushla

QuadCities.com is happy to partner with Quad City Animal Welfare Center, 724 2nd W. Ave., Milan! Interested in adopting a pet? Check out our Pet of the Week every Monday! Here’s this week’s pet… How do you look into this eyes and say no? Makushla or “Mack” as we call her, is begging to get out of a shelter and in a home with you. Some dogs just really don’t do well in a shelter, Makushla is amongst them. The loud noises, stress and constant foot traffic terrifies her. Mack does well with kids 12 and up, and cats. She isn’t a huge fan of other dogs though. Think you... Read More

Davenport Public Library Program Highlights Caring For Older Americans

November 8th, 2021
Davenport Public Library Program Highlights Caring For Older Americans

An increasing number of young Americans are becoming caregivers to their older parents. They struggle to balance caregiving with a career and child-raising. Join us Monday, November 15th at 6:30 pm to learn what resources are available to family caregivers and the loved ones that they care for. Presented by Milestones Agency on Aging. This program is scheduled to be held in person at the Eastern Library (6000 Eastern Ave.) and virtually. To register for either session, visit https://bit.ly/dpl-caregivingforolderadults. Virtual registrants will receive an email with the meeting link. For in-person... Read More