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Davenport Community Schools’ Wins IASB Team Achievement Award

December 6th, 2022
Davenport Community Schools’ Wins IASB Team Achievement Award

Davenport Community Schools’ board of directors has won an Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) Team Achievement Award for 2021-22. The DCSD board is one of only 15 across the state of Iowa that earned this award this year. The plaque is presented in recognition of the board’s support and encouragement for individual board member development. Through formal in-service programs, board service and experience, a majority of the board completed the requirements for the 2021-22 Individual Achievement Award. The Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) presented the 2021–22 Annual Board Awards... Read More

Davenport’s Creative Arts Academy Holding Information Sessions For Potential Students

December 5th, 2022
Davenport's Creative Arts Academy Holding Information Sessions For Potential Students

Does your child have a passion for the arts? The Creative Arts Academy is holding information sessions to learn more about their programs and how you can apply. Tuesday, December 13th at 6:00PM-7:00PM *Virtual Meeting Visit the Creative Arts Academy website for more information: https://bit.ly/3GhzISQ #growingexcellence #davenportcommunityschool #davenporteducation  Read More

Looking For Positive News Stories In Illinois And Iowa? Here’s The Good News!

December 5th, 2022
Looking For Positive News Stories In Illinois And Iowa? Here's The Good News!

It’s our last What’s The Good News column of the year, and we hope you’ve had a terrific year punctuated with a lot of positive news in your own lives. As always, we’ve been happy to present to you the positive things going on in our community throughout the year on QuadCities.com and on KWQC-TV6’s “Paula Sands Live.” As always, if you’ve got some good news you’d like to share, please email me at Sean@QuadCities.com and I’ll be happy to pass it along! Hope you have a great 2023, and thank you for checking us out in 2022! Here’s the good news for December: Davenport Community... Read More

Mac’s Tavern Food Is Everything You’d Want And More, Says Doc Kaalberg

December 5th, 2022
Mac's Tavern Food Is Everything You'd Want And More, Says Doc Kaalberg

Last night was inspirational. I’ve never been more impressed with a Bartender/Server/Jack of all trades. A late meeting ended our night at Macstavern Davenport in downtown Davenport. I’ve heard rumors of them having some of the best wings in the Quad Cities, so I may or may not have slipped this casually into conversation. First and foremost, this isnt your typical bar. A wide open setting lets you find a booth or a table to sit, or you can cozy up to the bar. A few families are sitting at the tables tonight so we choose the bar. Peter promptly takes are drink orders and hands us... Read More

Find Fun Illinois And Iowa Events In This Week’s FUN10!

December 4th, 2022
Find Fun Illinois And Iowa Events In This Week's FUN10!

Fun10 — ten ways for you to have fun in the Quad-Cities, this week and every week, running every Sunday, only on your site for fun, free, local entertainment, QuadCities.com! Every Sunday, we drop a new Fun10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out Fun10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome events happening around town. It’s a cool read, and a great way to get started planning your entertainment for the week. So what’s on the Fun10 for this week? Read on… Ballet Quad Cities Returns With ‘The Nutcracker’ Ballet... Read More

Looking For Fun Events In Illinois And Iowa This Weekend?

December 2nd, 2022
Looking For Fun Events In Illinois And Iowa This Weekend?

Looking for some fun in the Illinois and Iowa Quad-Cities this weekend? You’ve got to listen to the Weekend in 2 Minutes podcast! This week: The holiday events are coming in like a new snowfall! Plenty of holiday fun and more is all yours to unwrap in this week’s Weekend!    Read More

Home Free Family Christmas Coming To Iowa’s Adler Theatre

December 2nd, 2022
Home Free Family Christmas Coming To Iowa's Adler Theatre

Home Free Family Christmas is coming to Davenport’s Adler Theatre Wednesday, December 14 at 8:00 PM Tickets are on sale now at the Adler box office and all Ticketmaster outlets. All-vocal Country entertainers Home Free have made their mark on the music scene, racking up nearly 600,000 album equivalents globally; embarking on major international tours; amassing 500+ MILLION views and over 1.5-MILLION Subscribers on YouTube; and being declared “Country music fans’ favorite a cappella group” (Taste of Country). The band will be bringing new music from an all original recording project,... Read More

Showcase Your Talents Tonight At Davenport’s Bootleg Hill

December 1st, 2022
Showcase Your Talents Tonight At Davenport's Bootleg Hill

Looking for a spot to showcase your talents? How about the Bootleg Hill open mic night? The musical open mic night is back. Happening weekly at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads in downtown Davenport. All are welcome. Hosted by Dan Fennesy and starts at 8 p.m.  Read More

Ballet Quad Cities Returning With The Nutcracker Next Week

December 1st, 2022
Ballet Quad Cities Returning With The Nutcracker Next Week

Ballet Quad Cities will be presenting the holiday classic “The Nutcracker” December 10th at 2:30pm & 7:30pm at the Adler Theatre, Davenport, Iowa.. In 10 days The Nutcracker and The Rat Queen will battle to rule the Land of The Sweets. Find out who will rule the Kingdom at a performance of The Nutcracker! Celebrate the holidays with an enchanted experience for the whole family. Be swept away on a journey to the land of sweets, as Ballet Quad Cities & Orchestra Iowa present The Nutcracker. Breathtaking sets, dazzling costumes, incredible dancers, and extraordinary music. This... Read More

Davenport Library Winter Wellness Event Is Free and Open to The Public!  

December 1st, 2022
Davenport Library Winter Wellness Event Is Free and Open to The Public!  

On Monday, December 5th from 9am – 12pm at | Main, The Library will be partnering with Amerigroup, St. Anthony’s Parish, Community Health Care, Inc., Iowa Total Care and Scott County Health Department to host a Free Winter Wellness Event. Healthcare Visits, Flu Shots, COVID shots and boosters, confidential HIV/HCV testing, gift cards, winter coats and blankets, hygiene items and 75 laundry vouchers valued at $10 each (sponsored by Amerigroup) will be provided free of charge to attendees of the event. For more information, please visit: https://davenportlibrary.libcal.com/event/9711612  Read More