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Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest

thru Aug. 8; one play will be chosen from each of the following age brackets to be performed as an audio-drama recording: 7-9, 10-12, and 13+ ; the theme is "Legends," with the requirements including: a maximum of 5 characters, a maximum of 10 pages; presentation in Double-Spaced, Times New Roman, 12pt. Font, and DJT Appropriate Content; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Getting Buggy With It Camp

Aug. 5 & 6, summer day camp focusing on butterflies, dragonflies, native bees, aquatic insects and more; through a variety of hands-on, interactive field activities camp will teach kids how amazing insects are; campers will gain skills in the field and lab setting and will learn about insect conservation and the vital relationship between humans and insects; limit to 10 campers; at this time, all campers will remain at the Nahant Marsh preserve, as there are no off-site field trips scheduled at this time; $90; for information, call 563-336-3370. Venue: Nahant Marsh. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Nahant Marsh. For more info visit nahantmarsh.org.

Virtual Event: Big Picture In the House

a new lesson and hands-on activity based around a Figge exhibition or collection, for ages 6-12; we will bring out several of our outreach objects, including some pieces students may have never seen before; we will draw inspiration from the collection’s oldest member, the African masks, and make our own masks in their honor; for information, call 563-326-7804. Event Title: Virtual Event: Big Picture In the House. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Brownies: Wonderful Water

learn the science behind the water cycle and how water moves around the globe; we will talk about why water is so important to people and animals and discuss ways you can conserve water at home; Brownies can earn the LOVE Water Award, SAVE Water Award and WOW! Award as part of the WOW! Wonders of Water Brownie Journey Award Set; awards can be purchased at any Girl Scout Shop or online; $10 for Brownies, $3 for adults; for information, call 309-794-0991. Event Title: Brownies: Wonderful Water. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Middle School Showcase

This onsite and virtual workshop for middle school students will feature a combination of TLP’s Virtual workshops and onsite classes including acting, dance and music, improvisation, playwriting, theatre design, and how to audition for schools and professional shows. This workshop includes registration for two online workshops and a webinar with 3 days of onsite training. Students will leave the workshop with the confidence to perform for their next high school, community theatre, and forensics team or even on the professional stage. $150. For information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: Middle School Showcase. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie

on Wednesdays; get cozy in your pajamas and settle in for a bedtime story with our favorite library grandma, Nonna Angie; we'll read "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo together one chapter at a time; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest

thru Aug. 8; one play will be chosen from each of the following age brackets to be performed as an audio-drama recording: 7-9, 10-12, and 13+ ; the theme is "Legends," with the requirements including: a maximum of 5 characters, a maximum of 10 pages; presentation in Double-Spaced, Times New Roman, 12pt. Font, and DJT Appropriate Content; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Storytime Live!

on Thursdays; we'll read stories, sing songs, share interactive games & fingerplays, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Quad City Botanical Center Drop-in Program: Fairy Gardens

on Thursdays; for kids entering K-4, but fun for all ages; do hands-on activities with your kids to learn about nature, with a new topic every time; free for members or included with $4-7 admission; no RSVP required; for information, call 309-794-0991. Event Title: Quad City Botanical Center Drop-in Program: Fairy Gardens. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club

on Thursdays; we are currently meeting using Zoom to discuss a variety of books, audiobooks, comic books and webtoons, but teens can also participate on their own without attending the zoom sessions; once you register for the book club, you will receive weekly email updates from Miss Amber, weekly Zoom meeting details, and optional text message reminders; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Friday, August 7, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Friday, August 7, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Friday, August 7, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest

thru Aug. 8; one play will be chosen from each of the following age brackets to be performed as an audio-drama recording: 7-9, 10-12, and 13+ ; the theme is "Legends," with the requirements including: a maximum of 5 characters, a maximum of 10 pages; presentation in Double-Spaced, Times New Roman, 12pt. Font, and DJT Appropriate Content; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Friday, August 7, 2020. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Self-Tape Audition Workshop: Professional Quality from Home

with Mackenzie Barmen of Reel U Film; the purpose of this webinar is to give actors the skills for success when self-taping auditions from home; actors will learn: the best (affordable) equipment for a professional self-tape, how to get the most out of your reader, sightlines for the camera, lighting your self-tape, slating, improving your sound, and editing footage; $30; for information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: Self-Tape Audition Workshop: Professional Quality from Home. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Friday, August 7, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Saturday, August 8, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Saturday, August 8, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Saturday, August 8, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest

thru Aug. 8; one play will be chosen from each of the following age brackets to be performed as an audio-drama recording: 7-9, 10-12, and 13+ ; the theme is "Legends," with the requirements including: a maximum of 5 characters, a maximum of 10 pages; presentation in Double-Spaced, Times New Roman, 12pt. Font, and DJT Appropriate Content; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Davenport Junior Theatre Summer Playwriting Contest. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Saturday, August 8, 2020. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- DPL's Digital Storybook

heck out an original children's story written by a local young author and illustrated with recycled materials by Miss Holly; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- DPL's Digital Storybook. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Saturday, August 8, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Sunday, August 9, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Sunday, August 9, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Virtual Class: Illustrations for Kids with Chuck Morris

celebrate the Figge's 15th anniversary with an online illustrations class with artist Chuck Morris, who will show participants to use the Shake the Muse app to draw a face; this class is for ages 9-13 and is for all artistic levels; $15; for information, call 563-326-7804. Event Title: Virtual Class: Illustrations for Kids with Chuck Morris. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Sunday, August 9, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Monday, August 10, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Monday, August 10, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

2020 FilmScene Summer Camp: Prop Making and Special Effects for Grades 7 & 8

thru Aug. 14; campers will experience hands-on learning with lead teacher and professional prop maker Mark Jones; Mark will lead experienced campers in building props, applying make-up, designing set pieces, and creating special effects; these creative solutions are perfect for aspiring filmmakers on a micro-budget; $400. Venue: FilmScene on the Ped Mall. Monday, August 10, 2020, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM. FilmScene. For more info visit icfilmscene.org.

Creative Movement for Ages 3-6

this fun class helps to build locomotive skills essential to a strong dance foundation with imaginative play; creativity and fun is what this class is all about; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Creative Movement for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Theatre Fun! for Ages 3-6

this high-energy class is full of creative theatre games that focus on getting our youngest students engaged by using their bodies, voices, and imaginations; they’ll learn basic theatre warm-ups, games, and skills to create imaginative stories and characters; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Theatre Fun! for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Acting with Accents for Ages 10+

create exciting characters from all over the world by learning fun, authentic accents; this course focuses on using proper technique to create any accent, both at home and around the globe; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Acting with Accents for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Poms for Ages 5-6

this fun and high-energy class will introduce dancers to proper jazz technique and include dynamic movements highlighted by pom poms; dancers will learn basic arm positions that can be used in combinations to create sharp visual effects in routines; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Poms for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Jazz for Ages 7+

this style is derived from ballet technique with slight but noticeable differences; focus is on body isolations providing a way for dancers to highlight their personal style in their movements; this well-rounded class includes a variety of dance steps from vintage to modern dance styles; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Jazz for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Zoom Theatre for Ages 10+

students will collaborate as an ensemble to create an entirely original piece of virtual theatre; using the Zoom format as a tool, rather than a roadblock, students will create an original performance piece that pops off the screen; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Zoom Theatre for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Dance Break for Ages 10+

join us as we learn a new dance to popular songs from movies, musicals, and more; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Dance Break for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 10, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Monster Mosaics Class

join us as we create a transparent monster mosaic that will catch the sun in the most marvelous way! Celebrate and explore the amazing Figge exhibition "Where the Wild Things Are" from 2018 and create a magical monster masterpiece; participants will also visit the Kids Design Glass exhibition from 2014 and journey into the exhibition to explore the creative creatures created by kids; participants will be able to pick up a prepared art kit ahead of the class; $15; for information, call 563-326-7804. Event Title: Virtual Monster Mosaics Class. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Monday, August 10, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Dance Break for Ages 7-9

join us as we learn a new dance to popular songs from movies, musicals, and more; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Dance Break for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live!

on Tuesdays; e'll read stories, sing songs, share flannel board stories & and craft ideas, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Broadway Beats! for Ages 3-6

get your toes tapping and fingers snapping and explore storytelling through song and dance; musical theatre develops coordination and social skills through exercises, movement, and games; have fun moving and grooving with all your friends; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Broadway Beats! for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Kindernature: Fossil Fun

for ages 3-5; learn about sedimentary rocks and why they are important to paleontologists; asemble a skeleton of an ancient creature and learn many interesting facts about the mystery creature; you’ll even create your own fossil to take home; attendance is limited; free with $4-8 admission; for information, call 309-794-0991. Event Title: Kindernature: Fossil Fun. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Auditioning 101 for Ages 10+

students will learn what it takes to deliver a top rate audition: from the entrance and exit to captivating the audition room; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Auditioning 101 for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Beginning Ballet for Ages 3-6

our tiniest dancers learn ballet fundamentals; dancers work on coordination, ballet positions, and movements across the floor; focus is on developing core basics and the enjoyment of dance; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Beginning Ballet for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Character Creation for Ages 8+

students will learn to push their bodies, voices and imaginations to create dynamic characters; great characters are the heart of great stories, and we'll learn how to bring those characters to life; fill the stage with your creativity; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Character Creation for Ages 8+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Hip Hop for Ages 7+

this class is for dancers who love to move to high energy music; students will learn basic hip hop steps as seen on many TV dance shows and popular music; this style will build precision and coordination where the focus will be on developing a dancer’s unique style; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Hip Hop for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Clay for Kids

ages five and up are invited to bring a parent and come to the Figge studios for some creative clay time; basic hand-building techniques will be explored using air-dry clay; free; for information and to register, call 563-326-7804. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 12, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Online Cookie Mystery

thru Aug. 12; test your detective skills by solving the missing cookie mystery; Miss Christina baked some cookies one evening only to discover them missing the following morning; see the crime scene, read statements by witnesses and suspects and see evidence; make your guess and find out on August 12 if you were right; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Online Cookie Mystery. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 12, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Storytelling Spectacular for Ages 5-6

explore storytelling and creative expression in our introductory improv class; class focuses on games and exercises geared toward students developing the ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Storytelling Spectacular for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Tone It Up! for Ages 3-6

an at-home workout classes for all ages; these classes will get your body moving and strengthen those muscles with fun, engaging, routines and exercises; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Improv for Ages 7-9

theatre Improv will have you thinking on the spot in no time; countless comedians and public speakers credit their success to improv training; through games and exercises, students develop ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Improv for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Poms for Ages 7+

this fun and high-energy class will introduce dancers to proper jazz technique and include dynamic movements highlighted by pom poms; dancers will learn basic arm positions that can be used in combinations to create sharp visual effects in routines; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Poms for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Improv for Ages 10+

theatre Improv will have you thinking on the spot in no time; countless comedians and public speakers credit their success to improv training; through games and exercises, students develop ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Improv for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Intro to Tech Design for Ages 9+

find out what it takes to put up a theatrical production, program lights, design sound, build a set, and collaborate as a designer with a director; this class explores all the work that goes behind the magic of theatre; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Intro to Tech Design for Ages 9+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Lyrical for Ages 10+

a combination of ballet, jazz, and modern dance Lyrical focuses on the feeling behind the music and expressing emotions through movement; dancers learn to express themselves as artists while dancing to stories revealed in the lyrics of contemporary music; previous dance experience is not required but recommended; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Lyrical for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie

on Wednesdays; get cozy in your pajamas and settle in for a bedtime story with our favorite library grandma, Nonna Angie; we'll read "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo together one chapter at a time; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 13, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Hip Hop for Ages 5-6

this class is for dancers who love to move to high energy music; students will learn basic hip hop steps as seen on many TV dance shows and popular music; this style will build precision and coordination where the focus will be on developing a dancer’s unique style; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Hip Hop for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Storytime Live!

on Thursdays; we'll read stories, sing songs, share interactive games & fingerplays, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Puppetry for Ages 8+

students explore the creative, and fun, world of stage puppetry; puppetry builds strong motor and coordination skills while developing the bonds of teamwork with fellow puppeteers; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Puppetry for Ages 8+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club

on Thursdays; we are currently meeting using Zoom to discuss a variety of books, audiobooks, comic books and webtoons, but teens can also participate on their own without attending the zoom sessions; once you register for the book club, you will receive weekly email updates from Miss Amber, weekly Zoom meeting details, and optional text message reminders; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Musical Theatre for Ages 10+

this class develops storytelling and communication skills through acting, song and dance; physical coordination and confidence flourish; no one is required to sing a solo (some may be offered), as this class is about building confidence; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Musical Theatre for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Acting for the Camera for Ages 10+

whether acting in TV, film, or commercials, on camera acting takes a whole new set of skills and focus; students will learn tips, tricks, and how to translate their theatre skills to create dynamic on-screen performances; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Acting for the Camera for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Tiny Tappers for Ages 5-6

students will use household objects to make their own “tap shoes"; this class will focus on the rhythmicality, and coordination that is needed for tap dancing; tap shoes are not needed for this class; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Tiny Tappers for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Musical Theatre for Ages 7-9

this class develops storytelling and communication skills through acting, song and dance; physical coordination and confidence flourish; no one is required to sing a solo (some may be offered), as this class is about building confidence; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Musical Theatre for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Ballet for Ages 7+

dancers work ballet fundamentals at the barre, center, and across the floor; class will work on posture, musicality, and the proper execution of steps; dancers will be introduced to basic turns, moving steps, leaps, and work on flexibility; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Ballet for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Friday, August 14, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Saturday, August 15, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Girl Scouts: Branching Out! A Tree Exploration

we will explore the trees on the property and learn why they are important and necessary to us; you’ll also learn to identify some by the leaf and bark; Juniors and Cadettes are welcome, and Cadettes can earn the Legacy: Naturalist Tree badge; $3-10; for information, call 309-794-0991. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Saturday, August 15, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Sunday, August 16, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Monday, August 17, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Beginning Ballet for Ages 3-6

our tiniest dancers learn ballet fundamentals; dancers work on coordination, ballet positions, and movements across the floor; focus is on developing core basics and the enjoyment of dance; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Beginning Ballet for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Improv for Ages 10+

theatre Improv will have you thinking on the spot in no time; countless comedians and public speakers credit their success to improv training; through games and exercises, students develop ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Improv for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Puppetry for Ages 8+

students explore the creative, and fun, world of stage puppetry; puppetry builds strong motor and coordination skills while developing the bonds of teamwork with fellow puppeteers; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Puppetry for Ages 8+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Hip Hop for Ages 5-6

this class is for dancers who love to move to high energy music; students will learn basic hip hop steps as seen on many TV dance shows and popular music; this style will build precision and coordination where the focus will be on developing a dancer’s unique style; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Hip Hop for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Theatre Fun! for Ages 3-6

this high-energy class is full of creative theatre games that focus on getting our youngest students engaged by using their bodies, voices, and imaginations; they’ll learn basic theatre warm-ups, games, and skills to create imaginative stories and characters; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Theatre Fun! for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Improv for Ages 7-9

theatre Improv will have you thinking on the spot in no time; countless comedians and public speakers credit their success to improv training; through games and exercises, students develop ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Improv for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Ballet for Ages 7+

dancers work ballet fundamentals at the barre, center, and across the floor; class will work on posture, musicality, and the proper execution of steps; dancers will be introduced to basic turns, moving steps, leaps, and work on flexibility; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Ballet for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Monday, August 17, 2020, 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 18, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live!

on Tuesdays; e'll read stories, sing songs, share flannel board stories & and craft ideas, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Acting for the Camera for Ages 10+

whether acting in TV, film, or commercials, on camera acting takes a whole new set of skills and focus; students will learn tips, tricks, and how to translate their theatre skills to create dynamic on-screen performances; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Acting for the Camera for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Creative Movement for Ages 3-6

this fun class helps to build locomotive skills essential to a strong dance foundation with imaginative play; creativity and fun is what this class is all about; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Creative Movement for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Musical Theatre for Ages 7-9

this class develops storytelling and communication skills through acting, song and dance; physical coordination and confidence flourish; no one is required to sing a solo (some may be offered), as this class is about building confidence; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Musical Theatre for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Poms for Ages 5-6

this fun and high-energy class will introduce dancers to proper jazz technique and include dynamic movements highlighted by pom poms; dancers will learn basic arm positions that can be used in combinations to create sharp visual effects in routines; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Poms for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Broadway Beats! for Ages 3-6

get your toes tapping and fingers snapping and explore storytelling through song and dance; musical theatre develops coordination and social skills through exercises, movement, and games; have fun moving and grooving with all your friends; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Broadway Beats! for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Musical Theatre for Ages 10+

this class develops storytelling and communication skills through acting, song and dance; physical coordination and confidence flourish; no one is required to sing a solo (some may be offered), as this class is about building confidence; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Musical Theatre for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Lyrical for Ages 10+

a combination of ballet, jazz, and modern dance Lyrical focuses on the feeling behind the music and expressing emotions through movement; dancers learn to express themselves as artists while dancing to stories revealed in the lyrics of contemporary music; previous dance experience is not required but recommended; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Lyrical for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 19, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 19, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Jazz for Ages 5-6

this style is derived from ballet technique with slight but noticeable differences; focus is on body isolations providing a way for dancers to highlight their personal style in their movements; this well-rounded class includes a variety of dance steps from vintage to modern dance styles; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Jazz for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Character Creation for Ages 8+

students will learn to push their bodies, voices and imaginations to create dynamic characters; great characters are the heart of great stories, and we'll learn how to bring those characters to life; fill the stage with your creativity; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Character Creation for Ages 8+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Storytelling Spectacular for Ages 5-6

explore storytelling and creative expression in our introductory improv class; class focuses on games and exercises geared toward students developing the ability to think quickly and imaginatively; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Storytelling Spectacular for Ages 5-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Poms for Ages 7+

this fun and high-energy class will introduce dancers to proper jazz technique and include dynamic movements highlighted by pom poms; dancers will learn basic arm positions that can be used in combinations to create sharp visual effects in routines; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Poms for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Auditioning 101 for Ages 7-9

students will learn what it takes to deliver a top rate audition: from the entrance and exit to captivating the audition room; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Auditioning 101 for Ages 7-9. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Tween Book Club

join us to speak about your favorite book; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibrary.org or call 309-755-3393. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit www.silvislibrary.org.

Tone It Up! for Ages 7+

an at-home workout classes for all ages; these classes will get your body moving and strengthen those muscles with fun, engaging, routines and exercises; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie

on Wednesdays; get cozy in your pajamas and settle in for a bedtime story with our favorite library grandma, Nonna Angie; we'll read "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo together one chapter at a time; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Book Walk: I Believe I Can

thru Aug. 20; stop by the library to read the picture book out on our front yard; this sweet and charming book that encourages self-esteem in all children is geared for preschoolers and younger elementary children; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Book Walk: I Believe I Can. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 20, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 20, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Virtual Event -- Storytime Live!

on Thursdays; we'll read stories, sing songs, share interactive games & fingerplays, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Acting with Accents for Ages 10+

create exciting characters from all over the world by learning fun, authentic accents; this course focuses on using proper technique to create any accent, both at home and around the globe; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Acting with Accents for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Hip Hop for Ages 7+

this class is for dancers who love to move to high energy music; students will learn basic hip hop steps as seen on many TV dance shows and popular music; this style will build precision and coordination where the focus will be on developing a dancer’s unique style; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Hip Hop for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Dance Break for Ages 3-6

join us as we learn a new dance to popular songs from movies, musicals, and more; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Dance Break for Ages 3-6. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club

on Thursdays; we are currently meeting using Zoom to discuss a variety of books, audiobooks, comic books and webtoons, but teens can also participate on their own without attending the zoom sessions; once you register for the book club, you will receive weekly email updates from Miss Amber, weekly Zoom meeting details, and optional text message reminders; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Poetry Slam! for Ages 8-10

get your students ready for their first auditions by exploring performing poetry; students will bring poetry alive with their bodies and voices, while using language to tell stories and win an audience's heart; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Poetry Slam! for Ages 8-10. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Musical Theatre Dance for Ages 10+

a deep dive into the different dance styles often used in musical choreography; great practice for musical dance calls; class does not focus on singing; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Musical Theatre Dance for Ages 10+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Advanced Tech Design for Ages 11+

find out what it takes to put up a theatrical production, program lights, design sound, build a set, and collaborate as a designer with a director; this class is a continuation of our Intro class, and delves deeper into the magic of making the world of a play; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Advanced Tech Design for Ages 11+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Tap for Ages 7+

this class develops rhythm and fine motor movements as dancers create sound using the different surfaces of their tap shoes; tap can be done with bare feet, tennis shoes, and more; $6-7; for information, call 563-888-2227. Event Title: Tap for Ages 7+. Venue: Davenport Junior Theatre. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM. Davenport Junior Theatre. For more info visit www.davenportjuniortheatre.org.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Friday, August 21, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Saturday, August 22, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Virtual Event -- DPL's Digital Storybook

heck out an original children's story written by a local young author and illustrated with recycled materials by Miss Holly; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- DPL's Digital Storybook. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Saturday, August 22, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Sunday, August 23, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit

thru Aug. 24; pick up a do-it-yourself mini golf kit at our pick-up box outside the library; in it will be items needed to make a golf club and putting hole plus a color ball; all you will need is tape, scissors and some imagination; also included will be some ideas of how to create a course with other things you have at home; free; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Make 'n' Take: Mini-Golf Kit. Venue: Moline Public Library. Monday, August 24, 2020. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Monday, August 24, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Tuesday, August 25, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live!

on Tuesdays; e'll read stories, sing songs, share flannel board stories & and craft ideas, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Preschool Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Hug-a-Book Create!

offering the chance for families to get messy with art activities; children under the age of 6 receive an art apron and a free book; free; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Hug-a-Book Create! Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit rockislandlibrary.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Wednesday, August 26, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie

on Wednesdays; get cozy in your pajamas and settle in for a bedtime story with our favorite library grandma, Nonna Angie; we'll read "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo together one chapter at a time; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Thursday, August 27, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Virtual Event -- Storytime Live!

on Thursdays; we'll read stories, sing songs, share interactive games & fingerplays, and hopefully brighten up your day; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Storytime Live! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 27, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:15 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club

on Thursdays; we are currently meeting using Zoom to discuss a variety of books, audiobooks, comic books and webtoons, but teens can also participate on their own without attending the zoom sessions; once you register for the book club, you will receive weekly email updates from Miss Amber, weekly Zoom meeting details, and optional text message reminders; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Teen Online Book Club. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 27, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Friday, August 28, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Saturday, August 29, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Kids Saturday Workshop with Julie Lear: Emil Nolde

celebrate the artist's birthday by making a vibrantly colored, Nolde-inspired painting; reservations required; for information, call 563-263-8282. Event Title: Kids Saturday Workshop with Julie Lear: Emil Nolde. Venue: Muscatine Art Center. Saturday, August 29, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Muscatine Art Center. For more info visit www.muscatineartcenter.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Sunday, August 30, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Appleseed!

Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre presents Johnny’s true adventures with the settlers, the Native Americans, and the animals and plants around him as well as the stories other apple heroes, including Henderson Luelling, who traveled across the US from Iowa to Oregon, with a wagon loaded with 600 growing apple trees, and Jesse Hiatt, the creator of the Delicious Apple; performed by Monica Leo with whimsical live music by Ron Hillis; for information and tickets, call 319-627-2487 or e-mail monica@puppetspuppets.com. Venue: Owl Glass Puppetry Center. Sunday, August 30, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Owl Glass Puppetry Center. For more info visit owlglass.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Monday, August 31, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Wednesday, September 2, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie

on Wednesdays; get cozy in your pajamas and settle in for a bedtime story with our favorite library grandma, Nonna Angie; we'll read "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" by Kate DiCamillo together one chapter at a time; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Virtual Event -- Bedtime Stories with Nonna Angie. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Thursday, September 3, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Teen Advisory Group

an opportunity for teens and tweens to have input in library programs and resources; free; for information, call 309-524-2440. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, September 3, 2020, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Friday, September 4, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Saturday, September 5, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, September 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Sunday, September 6, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Monday, September 7, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Kindernature: Bird Bonanza

at 10:30am & 2pm; enjoy a story and take your craft and snack home for a no-contact revised program; for kids 3-5, RSVP required, $8 per child and adult pair; for information, call 309-794-0991. Event Title: Kindernature: Bird Bonanza. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Clay for Kids

ages five and up are invited to bring a parent and come to the Figge studios for some creative clay time; basic hand-building techniques will be explored using air-dry clay; free; for information and to register, call 563-326-7804. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Wednesday, September 9, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Thursday, September 10, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Friday, September 11, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Saturday, September 12, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, September 12, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

thru Sept. 13; introducing young children to the world of Curious George, the traveling exhibit leads visitors on a fun, meaningful, interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure while it emphasizes the central role that parents and caregivers play; Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. noon-5pm; free with $5-9 museum admission; for information, call. Venue: Family Museum. Event Duration: One-Time. Sunday, September 13, 2020. Family Museum. For more info visit familymuseum.org.

Sunday Funday: Monarch Mania

free with $4-8 admission; for information, call 309-794-0991. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Sunday, September 13, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Tween Book Club

join us to speak about your favorite book; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibrary.org or call 309-755-3393. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit www.silvislibrary.org.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, September 19, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, September 26, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Teen Advisory Group

an opportunity for teens and tweens to have input in library programs and resources; free; for information, call 309-524-2440. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, October 1, 2020, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, October 3, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Sunday Funday

free with $4-8 admission; for information, call 309-794-0991. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Sunday, October 4, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, October 10, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Kindernature

at 10:30am & 2pm; enjoy a story and take your craft and snack home for a no-contact revised program; for kids 3-5, RSVP required, $8 per child and adult pair; for information, call 309-794-0991. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, October 17, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Tween Book Club

join us to speak about your favorite book; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibrary.org or call 309-755-3393. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit www.silvislibrary.org.

Haunted Mezzanine

family fun in a not-so-spooky place; free; for information, call 309-732-7323. Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Friday, October 23, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit rockislandlibrary.org.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, October 24, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Child's Play | Create : Explore : Experience

on Saturdays; a 15-minute storytime complete with books, rhymes, and songs followed by 30 minutes of imaginative playtime; free; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Saturday, October 31, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Sunday Funday

free with $4-8 admission; for information, call 309-794-0991. Venue: Quad City Botanical Center. Sunday, November 1, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quad City Botanical Center. For more info visit www.qcgardens.com.