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Army National Guard Holding Medical Fair For Illinois And Iowa Students

February 1st, 2023
Army National Guard Holding Medical Fair For Illinois And Iowa Students

The Army National Guard is hosting a Medical Fair on February 7th, 2023 at 9 AM, to introduce students to a variety of military and civilian medical professions. The Intro to Health Careers Class will be attending this event. If your student is not currently taking this course and is interested in attending this exploration experience, please have them keep an eye on their email for a sign up this week.  Read More

Want To Learn About Opera? Check Out New Bettendorf Public Library Opera 101 Series

February 1st, 2023
Want To Learn About Opera? Check Out New Bettendorf Public Library Opera 101 Series

The Bettendorf Public Library is hosting free musical programs designed to introduce listeners to the beauty of classical singing. From January through May, Opera Quad Cities will be offering monthly introductory experiences with classical singing at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf.   The mission of Opera Quad Cities is to bring the art of classical singing to everyone. This Opera “101” series is a cooperative venture between the Bettendorf Public Library and Opera Quad Cities. The programs are designed to let the audience discover how... Read More

Bettendorf Public Library offering string art workshop with High Strung by 3M

January 31st, 2023
Bettendorf Public Library offering string art workshop with High Strung by 3M

The Bettendorf Public Library is hosting an expert-led class on Thursday, February 9th at 6:00 PM. The Creation Studio Workshop: String Art will be led by Mindy Mathews of High Strung by 3M. The program is open to participant ages 16 through adult and will be held at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf. Registration is required to participant in this free workshop and can be made at https://events.bettendorflibrary.com/event/7806428 or by contacting the Library at 563-344-4175. Mindy Mathews, of High Strung by 3M started her art form as a hobby and... Read More

Bettendorf Public Library Chess Club open to all ages and skill levels

January 28th, 2023
Bettendorf Public Library Chess Club open to all ages and skill levels

The strategic game of chess has engaged players for centuries. The Bettendorf Public Library is offering players of all ages an opportunity to hone their chess skills with friendly game play. The Bettendorf Public Library Chess Club meets at the Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf every other Saturday from 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM.  No registration is required to attend and players of any skill level are welcome to join. Bettendorf Public Library staff members well versed in the game of chess will be on hand to facilitate games. The club seeks to provide an enjoyable, relaxing... Read More

Bettendorf Public Library hosting an art design display with lecture on January 28th

January 28th, 2023
Bettendorf Public Library hosting an art design display with lecture on January 28th

A display of unique artist and exhibition catalogs is currently showcased throughout the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf. The exhibit comes from the ADCA Archive which documents an eclectic range of artist and exhibition catalogs from the 1950s through the 1990s. On Saturday, January 28th at 10:30 AM, the Library will host assistant professor Mykola Haleta from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire for a presentation about the ACDA Archive exhibit. The free program is titled Art + Design Catalog Archive and will provide a time for questions and answers.... Read More

Skye Consort And Emma Bjorling Performing Free Concert Today At Bettendorf Public Library

January 26th, 2023
Skye Consort And Emma Bjorling Performing Free Concert Today At Bettendorf Public Library

On Thursday, January 26th at 7:00 PM, the Bettendorf Public Library will host a musical performance by Quad City Arts Visiting Artists Skye Consort and Emma Björling. The four-person band performs trans-Atlantic arrangements of songs from Sweden, Norway, Ireland, Scotland, England, Québec, Acadia, and the United States alongside their original compositions. The program will be held at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. Registration is not required to attend this free event. Each musician in Skye Consort and Emma Björling brings their own musical interpretation... Read More

Bettendorf Public Library offering string art workshop with High Strung by 3M

January 26th, 2023
Bettendorf Public Library offering string art workshop with High Strung by 3M

The Bettendorf Public Library is hosting an expert-led class on Thursday, February 9th at 6:00 PM. The Creation Studio Workshop: String Art will be led by Maria Mathews of High Strung by 3M. The program is open to participant ages 16 through adult and will be held at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf. Registration is required to participant in this free workshop and can be made at https://events.bettendorflibrary.com/event/7806428 or by contacting the Library at 563-344-4175. Mindy Mathews, of High Strung by 3M started her art form as a hobby and now... Read More

Quad City Arts Visiting Artists to offer performance at the Bettendorf Public Library

January 24th, 2023
Quad City Arts Visiting Artists to offer performance at the Bettendorf Public Library

On Thursday, January 26th at 7:00 PM, the Bettendorf Public Library will host a musical performance by Quad City Arts Visiting Artists Skye Consort and Emma Björling. The four-person band performs trans-Atlantic arrangements of songs from Sweden, Norway, Ireland, Scotland, England, Québec, Acadia, and the United States alongside their original compositions. The program will be held at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. Registration is not required to attend this free event. Each musician in Skye Consort and Emma Björling brings their own musical interpretation... Read More

Quad Cities Mayors’ Young Adult Hiring Fair Coming To Bettendorf

January 23rd, 2023
Quad Cities Mayors' Young Adult Hiring Fair Coming To Bettendorf

The QC Mayors’ Young Adult Hiring Fair will be held on Tuesday, February 21st from 12:00-5:00pm at the Waterfront Convention Center in Bettendorf. This hiring fair is geared towards young adults ages 16-20 years old. Students planning to attend, please remember: Come prepared to interview Dress professionally in business casual attire Bring multiple copies of your resume #growingexcellence #davenportcommunityschool #davenporteducation  Read More

Local author to share haunted lore of the Quad Cities at Bettendorf Public Library event

January 23rd, 2023
Local author to share haunted lore of the Quad Cities at Bettendorf Public Library event

The Bettendorf Public Library’s Community Connections program on Friday, February 3rd at 2:00 PM might make attendees shiver, though not from the cold. Michael McCarty will present “Ghost Kisses: The Fascinating Paranormal History of the QCs.” The free program will be held at the Bettendorf Public Library located at 2950 Learning Campus Dr. in Bettendorf and no registration is required to attend. A five-time Bram Stoker Finalist and David R. Collins Literary Achievement Award winner, Michael McCarty is the Amazon bestselling author of Ghosts of the Quad Cities and Eerie Quad Cities along... Read More