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Gilda’s Club Quad-Cities Hosting Support Groups This Week

September 11th, 2023
Gilda's Club Quad-Cities Hosting Support Groups This Week

Gilda’s Club Quad-Cities is hosting a number of support groups this week. For hybrid groups, participants can register to attend in-person or via Zoom. RSVP is REQUIRED for both options. Connecting Through Cancer @ Davenport Clubhouse Tuesday, 6:00- 7:30 PM Weekly support group for adults with any type of cancer diagnosis. Members share thoughts, feelings, and experiences. Friends & Family Group @ Davenport Clubhouse Tuesday, 6:00- 7:30 PM Weekly support group for friends, family, and caregivers of those with a cancer diagnosis. Members share thoughts, feelings, and experiences.   Connecting... Read More

Wine Walk with Friends in the Village of East Davenport Today

August 12th, 2023
Wine Walk with Friends in the Village of East Davenport Today

Wine sampling events are always fun, but when you are partaking to help raise funds for a good cause they always seem to feel even better! Gilda’s Club and the Village of East Davenport are hosting their annual Wine Walk this Saturday from 3-6 p.m. A $25 donation to Gilda’s Club will result in a commemorative wine glass and a wristband to participate in an East Village-wide wine tasting! Visit participating businesses throughout the Village to enjoy a 1 oz. sample of wine. Local, domestic and imported wines will be offered as well as samples from the local Homebrew community. Multiple bands... Read More

Gilda’s Club Night Of Remembrance Is TONIGHT!

January 12th, 2023
Gilda's Club Night Of Remembrance Is TONIGHT!

Join Gilda’s Club Quad-Cities Social Work Intern, Kayla, for a night remembering the members who have died in recent years next Thursday. This is our first remembrance night since the pandemic started, so any member who died in 2020, 2021, and 2022 will be honored and remembered. Come together to make memory jars, and tell stories about the loved ones we are remembering. This program is being offered in-person at our Davenport Clubhouse. RSVP is required. Thursday January 12, 2023 6:00 – 7:30 PM Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse 1351 W. Central Park Ave., Suite 200 Davenport,... Read More

Gilda’s Club Holding Yoga Program Tonight

January 10th, 2023
Gilda's Club Holding Yoga Program Tonight

Let’s get together and talk about yoga! Yoga has a lot of physical, mental, and emotional benefits. Join our Chair Yoga instructor, Kelly Craft, LVCYT to talk about the various benefits of yoga, how yoga can help manage symptoms and side effects of a cancer diagnosis, and what to expect from the yoga sessions at Gilda’s Club. Kelly will demonstrate what a couple of the poses look like and we encourage you to ask any questions you may have. Yoga is for everyone, and we are trained to tailor the poses to anyone’s comfort and ability level. This program is being offered in-person at our... Read More

Davenport Gilda’s Club Holding Night Of Remembrance

January 7th, 2023
Davenport Gilda's Club Holding Night Of Remembrance

Join Gilda’s Club Quad-Cities Social Work Intern, Kayla, for a night remembering the members who have died in recent years next Thursday. This is our first remembrance night since the pandemic started, so any member who died in 2020, 2021, and 2022 will be honored and remembered. Come together to make memory jars, and tell stories about the loved ones we are remembering. This program is being offered in-person at our Davenport Clubhouse. RSVP is required. Thursday January 12, 2023 6:00 – 7:30 PM Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse 1351 W. Central Park Ave., Suite 200 Davenport,... Read More

Iowa And Illinois Men Are Asked To Grow Mustaches To Help Gilda’s Club

November 1st, 2022
Iowa And Illinois Men Are Asked To Grow Mustaches To Help Gilda's Club

What did Teddy Roosevelt, Burt Reynolds, and Tom Selleck all have in common? Fantastic mustaches! In the spirit of No Shave November, Gilda’s Club is launching Grow Your Mo presented by United Healthcare on November 1st to call attention to all cancers, especially cancers affecting men. For the month of November, we are encouraging men in the community to forego shaving and begin growing a fantastic mustache (beards, too, except to compete you must showcase your ‘stache only at the Finale) while raising money for Gilda’s Club. Register to become a Mo Bro signifying that you are Growing... Read More

Iowa Gilda’s Club Holding Trumps And Tricks Euchre Tournament

October 30th, 2022
Iowa Gilda's Club Holding Trumps And Tricks Euchre Tournament

Trumps & Tricks 2022 20th Annual Euchre Fundraiser  will be held by Iowa Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Thursday, November 3rd  5:30p to 9p at Starlite Ballroom, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, Davenport. All Proceeds to Benefits Gilda’s Club Quad Cities and One Eighty. The $40 per person covers entry fee, heavy hors d’hoeuvres, and one drink ticket with registration. Cash bar available. Early bird Entry  – register by October 7 and you will get one free raffle ticket at the door. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and lowest score! There will be raffle packages and 50/50 drawing.   Final... Read More

Last Chance To Get Tickets To Iowa Gilda’s Club Champions Of Hope Luncheon With Margaret McCaffery

August 13th, 2022
Last Chance To Get Tickets To Iowa Gilda's Club Champions Of Hope Luncheon With Margaret McCaffery

You only have until Monday to purchase tickets to the Champions of Hope Luncheon, presented by UnityPoint Health Trinity – Muscatine, which will take place Tuesday, August 30th from 11:30am to 1:00pm at The Rendezvous in Muscatine. Gilda’s Club is thrilled to host a luncheon featuring Mrs. Margaret McCaffery, former college basketball athlete, wife of Iowa Hawkeye Men’s Basketball Coach, Fran McCaffery, mother of four, and champion of families living with cancer. She will speak on her own journey having had a teen with cancer and the value of a strong support system to help you through... Read More

Learn Stress Management Techniques At New Iowa And Illinois Program

July 12th, 2022
Learn Stress Management Techniques At New Iowa And Illinois Program

Join Emma Morgan, LISW, LCSW for a workshop for all-ages to better understand your emotions and ways to handle them, including: brainstorming, practicing, and implementing coping skills into your day to day life. This program is being offered in-person and via Zoom. RSVP is required for both options.    Wednesday July 13, 2022 6:00 – 7:00 PM UnityPoint Health – Trinity Gilda’s Club Quad Cities 600 John Deere Road, Suite 101 Moline, IL  61265 Registration is required. Anyone impacted by cancer is welcome to attend. RSVP online at http://GCQC.gnosishosting.net/Events/Info/Coping_Skills_for_All_Ages_Workshop-2219.   For... Read More

Book Discussion Of ‘This Tender Land’ Being Hosted By Iowa’s Senior Star

July 11th, 2022
Book Discussion Of 'This Tender Land' Being Hosted By Iowa's Senior Star

Join Meredith Mercer of Senior Star for a discussion about the book ‘This Tender Land’ by William Kent Krueger. 1932, Minnesota—the Lincoln School is where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan, Odie, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent’s wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother, their best friend, and a brokenhearted little girl steal away in a canoe, heading for the Mississippi and a place to call their own. With the feel of a modern classic, ‘This Tender Land’... Read More