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Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 9, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

River Landscape Mosaic

LECTURES a presentation in River Action's Channel Cat Talks series; Dr. Reuben Heine and Dr. Norm Moline, Augustana College explore why the river flows east-west here, what river processes are, and how humans have changed them; visit Pool 15 from Arsenal Island to Hampton with a view of I-74 Bridge construction; $20; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: River Landscape Mosaic. Venue: Riverbend Commons Dock. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Riverbend Commons Dock. For more info visit riveraction.org.

Storytime with WQPT

KIDS' STUFF children will hear a story and participate in a hands-on activity; each child will receive a PBS Kids Summer Activity book and a calendar inspiring their curiosity each day throughout the summer; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Storytime with WQPT. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Roundtable Discussion on Maternal, Infant, & Early Childhood Home Visiting Programs

LECTURES Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) will meet with families served by the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV) and home visitors who provide the services; the roundtable will be moderated by Nancy Krause, Vice President of Programs and Services at Lutheran Services in Iowa; for information, e-mail megan_behrends@grassley.senate.gov. Event Title: Roundtable Discussion on Maternal, Infant, & Early Childhood Home Visiting Programs. Venue: Genesis Visiting Nurses Association Home Healthcare Services. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM. Genesis Visiting Nurses Association Home Healthcare Services.

Makerspace Open Hours

VISUAL ART Openings/Gallery Events learn more about what we have to offer; come use our sewing machines, Cricut, learn to make buttons, and more; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Makerspace Open Hours. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

It's Your Choice Club

LITERARY ARTS we will meet and talk about whatever book or movie you want to discuss; for information, call 309-523-3440. Event Title: It's Your Choice Club. Venue: Blue Suede Cocktails & Coffee. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Blue Suede Cocktails & Coffee. For more info visit rivervalleylibrary.org.

Weekly Teen Book Talk

KIDS' STUFF on Tuesdays; check out this week's book talk from Emily, the Young Adult Librarian; go to our Facebook page, or our Teen page if you want to watch live; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Weekly Teen Book Talk. Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit www.rockislandlibrary.org.

Bridging Literacy Event at Esperanza Center

KIDS' STUFF fun early literacy activities, stories, games, crafts, snacks, a bounce house and more; every child receives a free book and activity kit; information will be available on the free services offered by the Moline Public Library and Project/Now Head Start; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Bridging Literacy Event at Esperanza Center. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Moline Public Libray. For more info visit molinelibrary.com.

Teen Tuesday: Teen Advisory Board

KIDS' STUFF earn volunteer hours and decide on books and programs for the library; limited to 10 attendees; refreshments will be served; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibraryorg or call 309-755-3393. Event Title: Teen Tuesday: Teen Advisory Board. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit silvislibrary.org.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

KIDS' STUFF TAB Members volunteer, organize & participate in teen programming, and give their opinions on how to make the Library awesome by attending monthly meetings and filling out online surveys; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Teen Advisory Board Meeting. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Under Construction: History of Butterworth Center and Deere-Wiman Homes

LECTURES in celebration of the City of Moline's 150th anniversary and the 150th anniversary of the Deere-Wiman House, Gretchen Small, Director of Programs and Collections, Butterworth Center and Deere-Wiman House will share information about the structures built by Charles Deere, Charles Deere Wiman and William Butterworth; their family homes and structures will show how these men strived for the best quality; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Under Construction: History of Butterworth Center and Deere-Wiman Homes. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

The Lost Night

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Andrea Bartz's book with the West End Book Club; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: The Lost Night. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Alan Knapper's Five Bridges Jazz Band (6:30pm)

MUSIC Concerts Second Tuesday Jazz night hosted by the Biz Jazz Society; free; for information, call 563-322-8844. Venue: Carriage Haus. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Carriage Haus. For more info visit gahc.org.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

A Hole in the Wind: A Climate Scientist's Bicycle Journey Across the United States

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of David Goodrich's book with the Get Lit Discussion Group; for information, call 563-344-4175. Event Title: A Hole in the Wind: A Climate Scientist's Bicycle Journey Across the United States. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Big River Brass Band

MUSIC Concerts Venue: Geneseo City Park. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Geneseo City Park. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Cicada Rhythm

MUSIC Concerts concert with the folk group from Athens, Georgia; $12. Venue: Raccoon Motel. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Raccoon Motel. For more info visit www.theraccoonmotel.com.

Ani DiFranco - The Righteous Babes: Gracie & Rachel, Zoe Boekbinder, and Jocelyn Mackenzie

MUSIC Concerts concerts with the iconic singer/songwriter in support of her latest album "Revolutionary Love," featuring sets with The Righteous Babes of Gracie & Rachel, Zoe Boekbinder, and Jocelyn Mackenzie; $29-45. Venue: Codfish Hollow Barn. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Codfish Hollow Barn. For more info visit www.codfishhollowbarnstormers.com.

Open Mic Night

LIVE MUSIC on Tuesdays. Event Title: Open Mic Night. Venue: Pub 1848. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 12:00 AM. Pub 1848. For more info visit foursquare.com.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Legends Dream Big Charity Golf Tournament

SPORTS a one-day golf tournament featuring some of sports’ greatest legends; the five-person teams, consisting of four golfers and a “legend” captain, will compete on The General golf course set among 6,800 acres of The Galena Territory at Eagle Ridge; golfers will enjoy a day of great food and hospitality while raising funds for charities including the Field of Big Dreams charity and Cubs Charities. Event Title: Legends Dream Big Charity Golf Tournament. Venue: Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM. Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa. For more info visit www.eagleridge.com.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 1:15 PM – 3:15 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

The World Goes 'Round

THEATRE a stirring revue of the songbook from the multi-Tony award-winning team of John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by Bill Kincaid; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm (no show August 5), Sun. & Wed. 3pm; $18-25; for tickets and information, call 563-242-6760. Event Title: The World Goes 'Round. Venue: Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. For more info visit www.clintonshowboat.org.

End Game (5:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: End Game (5:30pm). Venue: Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. For more info visit www.riversidecasinoandresort.com.

Gray Wolf Band (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Gray Wolf Band (6pm). Venue: Sheridan Meadows Park. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Sheridan Meadows Park.

Open Blues Jam (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Blues Jam (6pm). Venue: Kavanaugh's Hilltop Bar & Grill. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Kavanaugh's Hilltop Bar & Grill.

Jef Spradley (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC $15-20. Event Title: Jef Spradley (6:30pm). Venue: The Faithful Pilot Cafe & Spirits. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. The Faithful Pilot Cafe & Spirits.

How David Sears Brought John Deere to Moline

LECTURES Wed. 6:30pm and Sat. 9am; a presentation in River Action's Riverine Walks series; Frank Ege explores how one of Moline's founders used the promise of free water power to persuade John Deere to build his plow factory in Moline; meet at John Deere Commons Channel Cat Dock; the presentation will be on the shore; $10; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: How David Sears Brought John Deere to Moline. Venue: River Action. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. River Action. For more info visit riveraction.org.

American Spy

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Lauren Wilkinson's book with the Between the Lines Book Club; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: American Spy. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

Adventurer

LIVE MUSIC $15-20. Event Title: Adventurer. Venue: Gabe's. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Gabe's.

The Beths - Rosie Tucker

MUSIC Concerts concert with the New Zealand indie-pop band, featuring a set by Rosie Tucker; $25. Venue: Raccoon Motel. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Raccoon Motel. For more info visit www.theraccoonmotel.com.

Ani DiFranco - The Righteous Babes: Gracie & Rachel, Zoe Boekbinder, and Jocelyn Mackenzie

MUSIC Concerts concerts with the iconic singer/songwriter in support of her latest album "Revolutionary Love," featuring sets with The Righteous Babes of Gracie & Rachel, Zoe Boekbinder, and Jocelyn Mackenzie; $29-45. Venue: Codfish Hollow Barn. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Codfish Hollow Barn. For more info visit www.codfishhollowbarnstormers.com.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

Open Mic with Donovan Gustofsan

LIVE MUSIC on Wednesdays. Event Title: Open Mic with Donovan Gustofsan. Venue: Whiskey Stop. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Whiskey Stop.

Karaoke Night

LIVE MUSIC on Wednesdays; for information, call 309-793-1999. Venue: RIBCO. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 9:00 PM – Thursday, August 11, 2022, 1:30 AM. RIBCO. For more info visit ribco.com.

2022 Tug Fest LeClaire

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against Port Bryon, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a 5K Tug Run, the Grand Parade, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest LeClaire. Venue: LeClaire Levee. Thursday, August 11, 2022. LeClaire Levee. For more info visit tugfest.com.

2022 Tug Fest Port Byron

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against LeClaire, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a bags tournament, fireworks, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest Port Byron. Venue: Port Byron Levee. Thursday, August 11, 2022. Port Byron Levee. For more info visit www.tugfest.org.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Thursday, August 11, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

River Landscape Mosaic

LECTURES a presentation in River Action's Channel Cat Talks series; Dr. Reuben Heine and Dr. Norm Moline, Augustana College explore why the river flows east-west here, what river processes are, and how humans have changed them; visit Pool 15 from Arsenal Island to Hampton with a view of I-74 Bridge construction; $20; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: River Landscape Mosaic. Venue: Riverbend Commons Dock. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Riverbend Commons Dock. For more info visit riveraction.org.

Kids, Media, & Technology

COURSES learn about the effects of too much media and technology on kids and how to manage it; also learn the dangers of social media and how to keep kids safe while using technology; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Kids, Media, & Technology. Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Libray. For more info visit www.rockislandlibrary.org.

OWLT and About: Party in the Park

KIDS' STUFF attendees can enjoy food, entertainment, and activities for the whole family; these events are a great opportunity to meet fellow residents, learn more about surrounding neighborhoods, and engage with local elected officials; members from city staff will be in attendance to discuss concerns and opportunities facing the community and how residents can get involved in their neighborhood; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: OWLT and About: Party in the Park. Venue: Ridgeview Park. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Ridgeview Park. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Levi Craft (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Levi Craft (6pm). Venue: Twin Span Brewing. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Twin Span Brewing.

Open Jam Night (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Jam Night (6pm). Venue: Denny O's. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Denny O's.

Sean Kistler (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Sean Kistler (6pm). Venue: Go Fish Marina Bar & Grill. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Go Fish Marina Bar & Grill. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Creativity Lab: Mini Murals

KIDS' STUFF held on the lawn on the south side of the library; we will be using splatter paint techniques and bubble paint, spray bottles, and flyswatters to create small murals on big paper; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Creativity Lab: Mini Murals. Venue: Moline Public Library. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Facebook Live Storytime

KIDS' STUFF recommended for grades 3 & under; Join Mrs. Swanson on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live read-along and craft tutorial; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibraryorg or call 309-755-3393. Event Title: Facebook Live Storytime. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit silvislibrary.org.

Matt Hamilton (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Matt Hamilton (6:30pm). Venue: The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill​​. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill.

Village Series Songwriter Round: Angela Meyer - Monica Austin (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Village Series Songwriter Round: Angela Meyer - Monica Austin (6:30pm). Venue: Village Theatre. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Village Theatre.

Soul Storm (6:30pm)

MUSIC Concerts an event in the Summer Concert Series; attendees are encouraged to bring food and drink; in the case of inclement weather, this program will be held inside the library; for information, call 563-344-4175. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

Thursdays at the Figge

VISUAL ART Openings/Gallery Events weekly programs featuring artists, curators, scholars, and community partners to explore creativity in all forms; free; for information, call 563-326-7804. Event Title: Thursdays at the Figge. Venue: Figge Art Museum. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Figge Art Museum. For more info visit figgeartmuseum.org.

Open Mic Night w/ Antone Burton

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Mic Night w/ Antone Burton. Venue: Bootleg Hill Honey Meads. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Bootleg Hill Honey Meads.

The Delta Bombers - Reckless Ones

LIVE MUSIC $15-20. Event Title: The Delta Bombers - Reckless Ones. Venue: Gabe's. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Gabe's.

Tug Fest: K & Ty & the Other Guy

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Tug Fest: K & Ty & the Other Guy. Venue: LeClaire Levee. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. LeClaire Levee. For more info visit tugfest.com.

Gray Wolf Band

MUSIC Concerts outdoor event in the Thursday Night Bass Street Landing Summer Concert Series; bring lawn chairs. Venue: Bass Street Landing Plaza. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Bass Street Landing Plaza.

Open Jam Night

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Jam Night. Venue: My Place the Pub. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. My Place the Pub.

Jekyll & Hyde

THEATRE Tony-nominated musical thriller based on the Robert Louis Stevenson character(s), directed by Heather Herkelman; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; for tickets and information, call 309-762-6610. Event Title: Jekyll & Hyde. Venue: Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. For more info visit qcmusicguild.com.

Ride the Cyclone

THEATRE musical about a roller-coaster ride gone horribly wrong, running August 11 to 20, directed and choreographed by Shelley Cooper; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $13-16; for information, call 563-284-2350. Event Title: Ride the Cyclone. Venue: The Black Box Theatre. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Black Box Theatre. For more info visit theblackboxtheatre.com.

The World Goes 'Round

THEATRE a stirring revue of the songbook from the multi-Tony award-winning team of John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by Bill Kincaid; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm (no show August 5), Sun. & Wed. 3pm; $18-25; for tickets and information, call 563-242-6760. Event Title: The World Goes 'Round. Venue: Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. For more info visit www.clintonshowboat.org.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Karaoke Night

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Karaoke Night. Venue: Harley Corin's. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 9:00 PM – Friday, August 12, 2022, 1:00 AM. Harley Corin's. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

2022 Tug Fest LeClaire

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against Port Bryon, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a 5K Tug Run, the Grand Parade, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest LeClaire. Venue: LeClaire Levee. Friday, August 12, 2022. LeClaire Levee. For more info visit tugfest.com.

2022 Tug Fest Port Byron

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against LeClaire, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a bags tournament, fireworks, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest Port Byron. Venue: Port Byron Levee. Friday, August 12, 2022. Port Byron Levee. For more info visit www.tugfest.org.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Friday, August 12, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Free In-Person Nutrition Class

COURSES on Fridays; free education, recipe tasting, workout, lesson materials and kitchen gadgets, graduation certificate (when 6 out of 8 lessons attended); small electric skillet and diapers offered by Women’s Choice Center; for information, text 641-740-7391. Event Title: Free In-Person Nutrition Class. Venue: Women's Choice Center. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Women's Choice Center.

Free In-Person Nutrition Class

COURSES on Fridays; free education, recipe tasting, workout, lesson materials and kitchen gadgets, graduation certificate (when 6 out of 8 lessons attended); small electric skillet and diapers offered by Women’s Choice Center; for information, text 641-740-7391. Event Title: Free In-Person Nutrition Class. Venue: Women's Choice Center. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Women's Choice Center.

Stories @ Main

KIDS' STUFF on Fridays; enjoy stories, dancing and more; perfect for children birth to 5 and their caregivers; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Stories @ Main. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Family Storytime with Miss Ashe

KIDS' STUFF on Fridays; stories, songs, and fun; every week is a different theme as well as a simple craft you can take home; free; for information, call 563-289-6007. Event Title: Family Storytime with Miss Ashe. Venue: LeClaire Community Library. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. LeClaire Community Library. For more info visit www.leclaireiowa.gov.

Fiddlerock (5pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Fiddlerock (5pm). Venue: Wide River Winery - LeClaire. Friday, August 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Wide River Winery - LeClaire. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Kickin Back (5pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Kickin Back (5pm). Venue: Milan Hy-Vee Market Grille. Friday, August 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Milan Hy-Vee Market Grille.

Live @ Five: Frank Sauce Brass Band (5pm)

MUSIC Concerts all -ages outdoor concert in the annual summer series; free; for information, call 563-326-1333. Venue: RME Courtyard. Friday, August 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. RME Courtyard. For more info visit rivermusicexperience.org.

Angela Meyer (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Angela Meyer (6pm). Venue: Steventon's. Friday, August 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Steventon's.

Jef Spradley (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Jef Spradley (6:30pm). Venue: Tuggers Burger Bar & Ale House. Friday, August 12, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tuggers Burger Bar & Ale House.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Friday, August 12, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

Felix & Fingers Dueling Pianos

MUSIC Concerts a concert in the venue's Summer 2022 Music Lineup; for information, call 563-949-1000. Venue: The Tangled Wood. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Tangled Wood. For more info visit thetangledwood.com.

Lady Denim - Leland Blue - Hollyy

MUSIC Concerts concert with the touring indie musicians; $12. Venue: Raccoon Motel. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Raccoon Motel. For more info visit www.theraccoonmotel.com.

Leanne Morgan

COMEDY an evening of standup with the comedian on her "The Big Panty Tour"; $29.75-49.75; for tickets, call 800-745-3000. Event Title: Leanne Morgan. Venue: Adler Theatre. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Adler Theatre. For more info visit www.adlertheatre.com.

Tug Fest: Daylight Over (7:30pm) - Rolling Thunder (10pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Tug Fest: Daylight Over (7:30pm) - Rolling Thunder (10pm). Venue: Port Byron Levee. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – Saturday, August 13, 2022, 12:00 AM. Port Byron Levee. For more info visit www.tugfest.org.

Wilco - Courtney Marie Andrews

MUSIC Concerts concert with the Chicago-based alternative rock band, featuring a set by Courtney Marie Andrews; $39.50-79.50; for tickets and information, call 319-688-2653. Venue: Englert Theatre. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Englert Theatre. For more info visit englert.org.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

Jekyll & Hyde

THEATRE Tony-nominated musical thriller based on the Robert Louis Stevenson character(s), directed by Heather Herkelman; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; for tickets and information, call 309-762-6610. Event Title: Jekyll & Hyde. Venue: Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. For more info visit qcmusicguild.com.

Ride the Cyclone

THEATRE musical about a roller-coaster ride gone horribly wrong, running August 11 to 20, directed and choreographed by Shelley Cooper; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $13-16; for information, call 563-284-2350. Event Title: Ride the Cyclone. Venue: The Black Box Theatre. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Black Box Theatre. For more info visit theblackboxtheatre.com.

The World Goes 'Round

THEATRE a stirring revue of the songbook from the multi-Tony award-winning team of John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by Bill Kincaid; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm (no show August 5), Sun. & Wed. 3pm; $18-25; for tickets and information, call 563-242-6760. Event Title: The World Goes 'Round. Venue: Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. For more info visit www.clintonshowboat.org.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Friday, August 12, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Freddy Allen 2&4 Swing Trio

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Freddy Allen 2&4 Swing Trio. Venue: The Grape Life Wine Store & Lounge. Friday, August 12, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. The Grape Life Wine Store & Lounge.

Identity Crisis

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Identity Crisis. Venue: The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill​​. Friday, August 12, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill.

Karaoke Night

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Karaoke Night. Venue: Galena Brewing Company. Friday, August 12, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Galena Brewing Company.

Last Call Party Band (8:30pm) - Toxic Blonde (10:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Last Call Party Band (8:30pm) - Toxic Blonde (10:30pm). Venue: Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. Friday, August 12, 2022, 8:30 PM – Saturday, August 13, 2022, 12:00 AM. Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. For more info visit www.riversidecasinoandresort.com.

Midnight Blue Band

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Midnight Blue Band. Venue: Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. Friday, August 12, 2022, 8:30 PM – Saturday, August 13, 2022, 12:00 AM. Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. For more info visit www.rhythmcitycasino.com.

Hexagram

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Hexagram. Venue: Hawkeye Tap Sports Bar N Grill. Friday, August 12, 2022, 9:00 PM – Saturday, August 13, 2022, 12:00 AM. Hawkeye Tap Sports Bar N Grill.

Karaoke w/ Michelle from Party Times DJ Service

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Karaoke w/ Michelle from Party Times DJ Service. Venue: Manning's Whistle Stop. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:00 PM – Saturday, August 13, 2022, 1:00 AM. Manning's Whistle Stop.

2022 Tug Fest LeClaire

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against Port Bryon, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a 5K Tug Run, the Grand Parade, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest LeClaire. Venue: LeClaire Levee. Saturday, August 13, 2022. LeClaire Levee. For more info visit tugfest.com.

2022 Tug Fest Port Byron

FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS thru Aug. 13; the annual tug-of-war over the Mississippi River against LeClaire, with carnival events, live music, vendors, children's activities, a bags tournament, fireworks, and more. Event Title: 2022 Tug Fest Port Byron. Venue: Port Byron Levee. Saturday, August 13, 2022. Port Byron Levee. For more info visit www.tugfest.org.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Saturday, August 13, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

OWLT and About: Freight House Farmer's Market

KIDS' STUFF cool off in the shade of our awning, check out books, learn about Davenport Public Library services, and more; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: OWLT and About: Freight House Farmer's Market. Venue: Freight House Farmer's Market. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM. Freight House Farmer's Market. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

How David Sears Brought John Deere to Moline

LECTURES Wed. 6:30pm and Sat. 9am; a presentation in River Action's Riverine Walks series; Frank Ege explores how one of Moline's founders used the promise of free water power to persuade John Deere to build his plow factory in Moline; meet at John Deere Commons Channel Cat Dock; the presentation will be on the shore; $10; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: How David Sears Brought John Deere to Moline. Venue: River Action. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM. River Action. For more info visit riveraction.org.

Junior Ranger Day: Voyages Through the Fur Trade

KIDS' STUFF learn about the Native Americans and French fur traders that clothed high society in North America and Europe; join us for tales of the past, songs of the voyageurs, and, of course, the many furs found in and around Effigy Mounds National Monument; for information, call 563-873-3491 ext. 123. Event Title: Junior Ranger Day: Voyages Through the Fur Trade. Venue: Effigy Mounds National Monument. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Effigy Mounds National Monument. For more info visit www.nps.gov.

Hug-a-Book: Create!

KIDS' STUFF art projects especially suitable for 2-5 year olds; children receive a free picture or board book, bag and an art apron; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Hug-a-Book: Create! Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit www.rockislandlibrary.org.

Free Admission to the Grant Wood Studio

VISUAL ART Openings/Gallery Events thru Dec. 31; admission is free for everyone during regular Studio hours courtesy of a grant from the Esther and Robert Armstrong Charitable Trust; docent-guided tours available; Sat. & Sun. noon-4pm; for information, call 319-366-7503. Event Title: Free Admission to the Grant Wood Studio. Venue: Grant Wood Studio. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Grant Wood Studio. For more info visit www.crma.org.

Angela Meyer (2pm)

LIVE MUSIC performance for the Sesquicentennial. Event Title: Angela Meyer (2pm). Venue: Downtown Erie. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Downtown Erie.

Facebook Live: Krafty Kids

KIDS' STUFF join Mrs. Swanson for a live take-away craft tutorial; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibrary.org or call 309-755-3393. Event Title: Facebook Live: Krafty Kids. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit silvislibrary.org.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Tug Fest: Hap Hazard (4pm) - Soul Storm (8pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Tug Fest: Hap Hazard (4pm) - Soul Storm (8pm). Venue: LeClaire Levee. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM. LeClaire Levee. For more info visit tugfest.com.

Gray Wolf Band (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Gray Wolf Band (6:30pm). Venue: Tuggers Burger Bar & Ale House. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tuggers Burger Bar & Ale House.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

Heads In Motion

MUSIC Concerts a concert in the venue's Summer 2022 Music Lineup; for information, call 563-949-1000. Venue: The Tangled Wood. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Tangled Wood. For more info visit thetangledwood.com.

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Experience w/ Shawn Klush

MUSIC Concerts concert experience with touring Elvis impersonator Klush; $42-92; for tickets, call 800-745-3000. Venue: Adler Theatre. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Adler Theatre. For more info visit www.adlertheatre.com.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

Jekyll & Hyde

THEATRE Tony-nominated musical thriller based on the Robert Louis Stevenson character(s), directed by Heather Herkelman; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; for tickets and information, call 309-762-6610. Event Title: Jekyll & Hyde. Venue: Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. For more info visit qcmusicguild.com.

Ride the Cyclone

THEATRE musical about a roller-coaster ride gone horribly wrong, running August 11 to 20, directed and choreographed by Shelley Cooper; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $13-16; for information, call 563-284-2350. Event Title: Ride the Cyclone. Venue: The Black Box Theatre. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Black Box Theatre. For more info visit theblackboxtheatre.com.

The World Goes 'Round

THEATRE a stirring revue of the songbook from the multi-Tony award-winning team of John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by Bill Kincaid; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm (no show August 5), Sun. & Wed. 3pm; $18-25; for tickets and information, call 563-242-6760. Event Title: The World Goes 'Round. Venue: Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. For more info visit www.clintonshowboat.org.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Bethann Heidgerken

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Bethann Heidgerken. Venue: Bootleg Hill Honey Meads. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Bootleg Hill Honey Meads.

Ky & Ty Duo

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Ky & Ty Duo. Venue: Galena Brewing Company / Moline Ale House. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Galena Brewing Company / Moline Ale House.

Levi Craft

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Levi Craft. Venue: Hawkeye Tap Sports Bar N Grill. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Hawkeye Tap Sports Bar N Grill.

Nunn - Stressica - Systyems

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Nunn - Stressica - Systyems. Venue: Rozz-Tox. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Rozz-Tox. For more info visit www.rozztox.com.

Radio Flyer Pilots

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Radio Flyer Pilots. Venue: The Quarry. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. The Quarry.

Ron Tegeler

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Ron Tegeler. Venue: Galena Brewing Company. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Galena Brewing Company.

The Carefree Highwaymen

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: The Carefree Highwaymen. Venue: The Grape Life Wine Store & Lounge. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. The Grape Life Wine Store & Lounge.

Tug Fest: North of 40 (8pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Tug Fest: North of 40 (8pm). Venue: Port Byron Levee. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Port Byron Levee. For more info visit www.tugfest.org.

The New Duncan Imperials - Halo of Flies

MUSIC Concerts concert with the Tennessee-based musicians, featuring a set by Halo of Flies; $15-20. Venue: Rascals Live. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Rascals Live. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Blue 60 Band

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Blue 60 Band. Venue: Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:30 PM – Sunday, August 14, 2022, 12:00 AM. Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. For more info visit www.rhythmcitycasino.com.

Code 415

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Code 415. Venue: The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill​​. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:30 PM – Sunday, August 14, 2022, 12:30 AM. The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill.

Serendipity

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Serendipity. Venue: Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:30 PM – Sunday, August 14, 2022, 12:00 AM. Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. For more info visit www.riversidecasinoandresort.com.

Moonshine Run

LIVE MUSIC no cover. Event Title: Moonshine Run. Venue: 11th Street Precinct. Saturday, August 13, 2022, 9:00 PM – Sunday, August 14, 2022, 12:00 PM. 11th Street Precinct.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Sunday, August 14, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Free Admission to the Grant Wood Studio

VISUAL ART Openings/Gallery Events thru Dec. 31; admission is free for everyone during regular Studio hours courtesy of a grant from the Esther and Robert Armstrong Charitable Trust; docent-guided tours available; Sat. & Sun. noon-4pm; for information, call 319-366-7503. Event Title: Free Admission to the Grant Wood Studio. Venue: Grant Wood Studio. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Grant Wood Studio. For more info visit www.crma.org.

Angela Meyer (1pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Angela Meyer (1pm). Venue: Jennie's Boxcar LLC. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Jennie's Boxcar LLC.

Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels

SPORTS professional minor-league baseball; for tickets, call 563-324-3000. Event Title: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Venue: Modern Woodmen Park. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Modern Woodmen Park. For more info visit www.milb.com.

Rebecca Casad & Alan Morrison (2pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Rebecca Casad & Alan Morrison (2pm). Venue: Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House.

David G. Smith (2pm)

MUSIC Concerts the singer/songwriter's set will include elements of Folk. Americana, Country, and Blues music; $5 suggested donation; for information, call 309-927-3345. Venue: Carl Sandburg State Historic Site. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Carl Sansburg State Historic Site.

Jekyll & Hyde

THEATRE Tony-nominated musical thriller based on the Robert Louis Stevenson character(s), directed by Heather Herkelman; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; for tickets and information, call 309-762-6610. Event Title: Jekyll & Hyde. Venue: Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quad City Music Guild - Prospect Park Auditorium. For more info visit qcmusicguild.com.

Ride the Cyclone

THEATRE musical about a roller-coaster ride gone horribly wrong, running August 11 to 20, directed and choreographed by Shelley Cooper; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $13-16; for information, call 563-284-2350. Event Title: Ride the Cyclone. Venue: The Black Box Theatre. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. The Black Box Theatre. For more info visit theblackboxtheatre.com.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Buddy Olson (3pm)

LIVE MUSIC playing in the Duck Hut. Event Title: Buddy Olson (3pm). Venue: Ducky's Lagoon. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Ducky's Lagoon.

Catfish Jazz Society Monthly Jam (3pm)

LIVE MUSIC food available, $10. Event Title: Catfish Jazz Society Monthly Jam (3pm). Venue: Columbus Club. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Columbus Club.

Jacquie Miller (3pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Jacquie Miller (3pm). Venue: Wide River Winery - Clinton. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Wide River Winery - Clinton. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

John Resch & Doggin' Out (3pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: John Resch & Doggin' Out (3pm). Venue: The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill​​. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill.

Celtic Summerfest (3pm)

MUSIC Concerts Irish music and dance carry a rich tradition borne of community; Celtic Summerfest features a fellowship of eastern Iowa artists that honors the past and gratefully offers Irish music and dance from a living tradition both rooted in musical lineage and rife with creative possibility; $15-20; for tickets and information, call 319-248-9370. Venue: Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. For more info visit www.coralvillearts.org.

The World Goes 'Round

THEATRE a stirring revue of the songbook from the multi-Tony award-winning team of John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by Bill Kincaid; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm (no show August 5), Sun. & Wed. 3pm; $18-25; for tickets and information, call 563-242-6760. Event Title: The World Goes 'Round. Venue: Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. For more info visit www.clintonshowboat.org.

Young Adult Reading Club

KIDS' STUFF ages 10-14 will meet -in person or via Zoom to discuss that month’s selection, hear the perspective of others, and socialize with their peers; a light breakfast will be served; each month a selection will be offered on loan in physical copy; E-reader and audiobooks will also be available for students who may prefer to utilize those options; for information, e-mail jessica@gahc.org. Event Title: Young Adult Reading Club. Venue: German American Heritage Center. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. German American Heritage Center. For more info visit gahc.org.

Funktastic 5 (5pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Funktastic 5 (5pm). Venue: The Captain's Table. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The Captain's Table.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

September Mourning - Bullet to the Heart - Shatter Smile - Original Violence (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: September Mourning - Bullet to the Heart - Shatter Smile - Original Violence (6pm). Venue: Wildwood Smokehouse & Saloon - Iowa City. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Wildwood Smokehouse & Saloon - Iowa City.

Big River Brass Band

MUSIC Concerts Venue: LeClaire Park. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. LeClaire Park. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Steve Hofstetter

COMEDY an evening with the author, columnist, and touring comedian; $25; for information, call 563-328-8000. Event Title: Steve Hofstetter. Venue: Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Rhythm City Casino Resort Rhythm Room. For more info visit www.rhythmcitycasino.com.

Gregory Alan Isakov - Daniel Rodriguez

MUSIC Concerts concert with the South African-born singer/songwriter currently based in Boulder, Colorado, featuring a set by Daniel Rodriguez; $41. Venue: Codfish Hollow Barn. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Codfish Hollow Barn. For more info visit www.codfishhollowbarnstormers.com.

Karaoke Night

LIVE MUSIC on Sundays. Event Title: Karaoke Night. Venue: Pub 1848. Sunday, August 14, 2022, 10:00 PM – Monday, August 15, 2022, 2:00 AM. Pub 1848. For more info visit foursquare.com.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Monday, August 15, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

3rd Annual Ridgecrest Foundation Golf Outing

SPORTS $300/team for a 4-person preferred ball tournament; cost includes 18 holes of golf and lunch; win a 27-month lease on a 2021 Mustang GT from Dahl Ford with a Hole in One; 9am shotgun start; no pros, please; for information, contact Development Director Carrie Dreifurst at 563-388-3431 or cdreifurst@ridgecrestvillage.org. Event Title: 3rd Annual Ridgecrest Foundation Golf Outing. Venue: Palmer Hills Golf Course. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Palmer Hills Golf Course. For more info visit www.ridgecrestvillage.org.

Character Factory

THEATRE thru Aug. 19, for students entering grades 5-6; through a wild array of theatre games, campers will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage; this fun and welcoming exploration of the world of acting offers opportunities for new and experienced actors to develop their skills; $65-80; for information and to register, call 319-248-9370. Event Title: Character Factory. Venue: Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. For more info visit www.coralvillearts.org.

Character Factory

KIDS' STUFF thru Aug. 19, for students entering grades 5-6; through a wild array of theatre games, campers will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage; this fun and welcoming exploration of the world of acting offers opportunities for new and experienced actors to develop their skills; $65-80; for information and to register, call 319-248-9370. Event Title: Character Factory. Venue: Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. For more info visit www.coralvillearts.org.

When the Well Runs Dry

LECTURES led by Mark Nimo and Fr. Bob Miller; praying through discouraging and tough times; $35 includes lunch; for information and to register, e-mail olpretreat@chmiowa.org and call 563-374-1092. Event Title: When the Well Runs Dry. Venue: Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM. Our Lady of the Prairie Retreat. For more info visit www.chmiowa.org.

Story Time

KIDS' STUFF on Mondays; featuring bubbles, music, crafts, games, snacks, and tons of amazing books; free; for information, call 309-523-3440. Event Title: Story Time. Venue: River Valley District Library. Monday, August 15, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. River Valley District Library. For more info visit rivervalleylibrary.org.

Sunshine and Stories

KIDS' STUFF on Mondays; come outside and dance your wiggles out; we’ll sing songs, dance, and read fun stories; all ages welcome, best for children ages 18 months to 5 years; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Sunshine and Stories. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. Monday, August 15, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

The Impact of Hunger and Health in Disasters

COURSES participants will learn about food insecurity, the health impacts of food insecurity, and how to identify emergency food assistance programs and resources. Event Title: The Impact of Hunger and Health in Disasters. Venue: University of Illinois Extension - Milan. Monday, August 15, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University of Illinois Extension - Milan. For more info visit forms.illinois.edu.

Opera Out of the Box at the Esperanza Center (6pm)

MUSIC Concerts the community program series continues with this family oriented performance from Three Little Pigs a la Mozart; for information, call 309-524-2470. Venue: Moline Public Library. Monday, August 15, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit molinelibrary.com.

Gray Wolf Band (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Gray Wolf Band (6:30pm). Venue: Stevens Square. Monday, August 15, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Stevens Square.

CASI Country Music Dance

LIVE MUSIC $7 at the door; for information, call 563-386-7477. Event Title: CASI Country Music Dance. Venue: CASI (Center for Active Seniors). Monday, August 15, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. CASI (Center for Active Seniors). For more info visit casiseniors.org.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 16, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Lock and Dam 15 Improvements

LECTURES a presentation in River Action's Channel Cat Talks series; as participants are locked through, Anthony Huddlesten, civil engineer, USACE, will discuss why Lock & Dam 15, the first lock constructed for the 9-foot channel system in the 1930s, was built; learn how it operates and is maintained; $20; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: Lock and Dam 15 Improvements. Venue: Riverbend Commons Dock. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Riverbend Commons Dock. For more info visit riveraction.org.

Invisible Eden

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Maria Flook's book with the Book 'Em Mystery Book Group; we will be meeting in the Gold Room; joining us virtually is also an option; books are provided on a first-come, first-served basis; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Invisible Eden. Venue: Moline Public Library. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Preservation Workshop -- Reformatting Materials: From Physical to Microfilm and Microfiche

LECTURES learn how to practically care for and preserve materials at home with tips and tricks from the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center staff; we will discuss the topic of reformatting materials to the microfilm and microfiche format along with the benefits and challenges of doing so. We will highlight materials in our collection preserved this way; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Preservation Workshop -- Reformatting Materials: From Physical to Microfilm and Microfiche. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Blockchain & IP: Cross-section of Blockchain, Patents, and Open-Source

LECTURES join the USPTO and East Coast Attorney, James Gatto, as we investigate the intersection of blockchain, patents, and open source presents interesting legal issues that are complex and misunderstood; our speaker will identify the complexities and misunderstandings of these three topics and address how this trio may work together; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Blockchain & IP: Cross-section of Blockchain, Patents, and Open-Source. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

It's Your Choice Club

LITERARY ARTS we will meet and talk about whatever book or movie you want to discuss; for information, call 309-523-3440. Event Title: It's Your Choice Club. Venue: Blue Suede Cocktails & Coffee. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Blue Suede Cocktails & Coffee. For more info visit rivervalleylibrary.org.

Weekly Teen Book Talk

KIDS' STUFF on Tuesdays; check out this week's book talk from Emily, the Young Adult Librarian; go to our Facebook page, or our Teen page if you want to watch live; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Weekly Teen Book Talk. Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit www.rockislandlibrary.org.

Overbooked

KIDS' STUFF teens talk about the new books they're reading; refreshments provided; limited to 10 attendees; free; for information, e-mail admin@silvislibrary.org or call 309-755-3393. Event Title: Overbooked. Venue: Silvis Public Library. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Silvis Public Library. For more info visit silvislibrary.org.

English/Spanish Bilingual Storytime

KIDS' STUFF stories, music, and activities will be presented in both English and Spanish language; English and Spanish speakers alike will enjoy these storytimes; these programs are geared for children ages 2-7, but all ages are welcome to attend and enjoy; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: English/Spanish Bilingual Storytime. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Fairmount Street Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Life After High School: Planning and Paying for College and Career

LECTURES the library welcomes Lupe Hernandez, Student Success Advisor with the Iowa College Access Network, and invites all teens and their grownups to attend ICAN's presentation on planning and paying for college and career; there are many post-high school options available to students through education and training programs; this program engages students and their grownups in a discussion of the planning process for selecting career pathways and education and training programs, as well as a review of the steps to the financial aid process; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Life After High School: Planning and Paying for College and Career. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Baking Cakes in Kigali

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Gaile Parkin's book with the Midtown Readers Book Club; for information, call 309-732-7323. Event Title: Baking Cakes in Kigali. Venue: Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Rock Island Public Library - Downtown Library. For more info visit www.rockislandlibrary.org.

Craft-Tea

VISUAL ART Openings/Gallery Events crafters aged 16 and up are invited to bring your own crafts and socialize with other crafters; we'll provide the tea; for information, call 563-344-4175. Event Title: Craft-Tea. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Open Jam Fundraiser

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Jam Fundraiser. Venue: The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill​​. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. The Gypsy Highway Bar & Grill.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Open Mic Night

LIVE MUSIC on Tuesdays. Event Title: Open Mic Night. Venue: Pub 1848. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 12:00 AM. Pub 1848. For more info visit foursquare.com.

Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program

LITERARY ARTS thru Aug. 31; join the Davenport Public Library for our 2022 Summer Reading Challenge for all ages; add some adventure to your summer with the Library’s Summer Reading Program: Read Beyond the Beaten Path; children are invited to be explore nature, get creative, try new things, and find beauty in diversity with the library this summer; read books, attend a virtual or in-person program, or complete any of the fun activities from the reading log; each thing you do earns a ticket into the grand-prize drawing(s) of your choice; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Davenport Public Library Summer Reading Program. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 17, 2022. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

The House on Fripp Island

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Rebecca Kauffman's book with the Novel Naptime Book Club, where kids preschool age and under are welcome; toys and activities will be available for the kids; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: The House on Fripp Island. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. Moline Public Library. For more info visit www.molinelibrary.com.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 1:15 PM – 3:15 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Time to Trace!

LECTURES help your little one hone a pre-writing skill that builds the foundation for drawing and writing letters and words; create simple take-home activities that can build strength and coordination between your toddler’s fingers, hands, and wrists; participants will leave the session with a ready-to-use activities for their child; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Time to Trace! Venue: Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Davenport Public Library - Main Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Kids Anime Club

KIDS' STUFF grades 5-8 watch anime, do a fun craft and talk with their fellow anime fans; for information, call 309-524-2470. Event Title: Kids Anime Club. Venue: Moline Public Library. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Moline Public Libray. For more info visit molinelibrary.com.

Ted Stockton (5:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Ted Stockton (5:30pm). Venue: Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. For more info visit www.riversidecasinoandresort.com.

Open Blues Jam (6pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Open Blues Jam (6pm). Venue: Kavanaugh's Hilltop Bar & Grill. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Kavanaugh's Hilltop Bar & Grill.

DR Duo (6:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: DR Duo (6:30pm). Venue: The Faithful Pilot Cafe & Spirits. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. The Faithful Pilot Cafe & Spirits.

German American Heritage

LECTURES Wed. 6:30pm and Sat. 9am; a presentation in River Action's Riverine Walks series; Kory Darnell, Schützen Park Glide, explains role of German immigrants in the founding of the Quad Cities while exploring Schuetzen Park and its history; meet at Schuetzen Park, 700 Waverly Rd. Davenport; please bring sturdy shoes; $10; for information and to register, call 563-322-2969. Event Title: German American Heritage. Venue: River Action. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. River Action. For more info visit riveraction.org.

Negotiate Like a Pro

LECTURES learn why negotiation is important, when it is useful, and how to negotiate effectively in any situation; free; for information, call 563-326-7832. Event Title: Negotiate Like a Pro. Venue: Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Davenport Public Library - Eastern Avenue Branch. For more info visit www.davenportlibrary.com.

Todd Striley & the Noize

LIVE MUSIC Event Title: Todd Striley & the Noize. Venue: Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. For more info visit www.riversidecasinoandresort.com.

I Happy Am

LITERARY ARTS a discussion of Jamel Brinkley's book with the Contemporary Books Discussion Group; for information, call 563-344-4175. Event Title: I Happy Am. Venue: Bettendorf Public Library. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bettendorf Public Library. For more info visit www.bettendorflibrary.com.

Kuinka - Good Looks - PR Newman

MUSIC Concerts concert with the touring indie musicians; $15. Venue: Raccoon Motel. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Raccoon Motel. For more info visit www.theraccoonmotel.com.

Disaster!

THEATRE musical spoof of '70s disaster movies featuring classic '70s songs; Fri. Sat. Wed. 5:45pm plated dinner, 7pm pre-show, 7:30pm show; Sun.: 3:45pm plated dinner, 5pm pre-show, 5:30pm show; Wed.: 11:45am plated lunch, 12:45pm pre-show, 1:15pm show; for tickets and information, call 309-786-7733 ext. 2. Event Title: Disaster! Venue: Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. For more info visit www.circa21.com.

We Will Rock You

THEATRE musical revue featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, directed by Daniel Gold; Tue.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. Wed. & Aug. 13 2pm; $35; for tickets and information, call 815-244-2035. Event Title: We Will Rock You. Venue: Timber Lake Playhouse. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Timber Lake Playhouse. For more info visit www.timberlakeplayhouse.org.

Open Mic with Donovan Gustofsan

LIVE MUSIC on Wednesdays. Event Title: Open Mic with Donovan Gustofsan. Venue: Whiskey Stop. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Whiskey Stop.

Karaoke Night

LIVE MUSIC on Wednesdays; for information, call 309-793-1999. Venue: RIBCO. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 9:00 PM – Thursday, August 18, 2022, 1:30 AM. RIBCO. For more info visit ribco.com.