Local Events
Fall Pot-Luck and Prairie Tour PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Local Events
Written by Marilyn Andress   
Tuesday, 22 October 2013 08:31

On Saturday, October 26th members, family and friends of the River Bend Wildland Stewards, Illinois Native Plant Society and The Illinous Master Naturalists are invited to gather at Andress Prairie Rose Acres for a pot-luck and fall prairie tour.

Pot-luck will begin at noon followed by hay rack rides through the beautiful grasses of the fall Prairie and hikes in the river bluff forest.

Bring a pot luck dish to share.  Hot dogs, lemonade and coffee provided. Bring a lawn chair.

Email Marilyn ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) and let her know how many are coming for a count for hot dogs.

 
Rolling Calendar of Events from Churches United of the Quad City Area PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Local Events
Written by Janet Martin   
Monday, 21 October 2013 12:49
November

November 1st - Taizé Service, 6:30 p.m., in the Chapel of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav Taizé worship is filled with song, scripture, and silent meditation. It is based on the liturgical season and is modeled on the style as practiced in the Taizé Community in France. The Chapel is candlelit, the music is repetitive and chant-like, and the silence ushers in the presence of God.

November 2nd – “Holiday Happenings” – Church Bazaar at Faith United Church of Christ, 1630 W. 38th Street, Davenport, 8am-2pm, Breakfast 8am-10am., Salad and Dessert Lunch  11am – 1pm. Cookies by the Pound, Bake Sale, Holiday Crafts, and much more!

November 14th - Bettendorf Senior Recourse Center at Harmony Hills Church – 1642 Tanglefoot Ln, Bettendorf, IA. Harmony Hills Church will present the 2nd program in our Thursday night Senior Informational Program on Nov 14th from 6:30-8:00pm. In this session Five Wishes deals with all of a person's needs: medical and legal for end of live issues. Five Wishes will help you express how you want to be treated if you are seriously ill and unable to speak for yourself. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 309-517-1937 or 563-355-0980. Refreshments will be served.

November 16th – Old Fashioned Bazaar & Luncheon at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2363 West 3rd Street, Davenport. Vendor and Craft Fair 8:00am-2:00pm with the Luncheon served from 11 am-1pm. Luncheon tickets available for sell now, or at the door for $5. Lunch will include a chicken casserole, salads and dessert. Forty vendors will be available, so start your Holiday shopping early!! For information call Angi Kauffman 563-579-7285.

November 23rd – Photo Opportunity!! Bring your child and/or pet to 15th Avenue Christian Church, 3600 15th Ave., Rock Island on Sat. November 23rd from 1-5pm for a photo with Santa Claus! Your donation will be a canned good which will go to a local food pantry.

November 23rd - 21st Annual Cookie Walk at First Lutheran Church, 1230 5th Avenue, Moline on Saturday Nov. 23rd from Noon-2pm. We will also have craft items, a silent auction and a raffle for an amethyst-colored, handmade shawl. Come early for best selections!

November 23rd - Holiday Pops Dinner, 5:00 p.m.; Holiday Pops Concert, 7:30 p.m. On November 23 at 5:00 p.m., we will celebrate the Christmas holiday season with a festive dinner in Fellowship Hall of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav., followed by bus transportation to the iWireless Center for the Holiday Pops concert featuring Debby Boone. The cost is $53 per person which includes dinner, transportation, and concert tickets. Tickets can be purchased in advance during normal office hours, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., or by credit card through the church office: 563-326-1691(concert tickets will be distributed at the dinner). A reminder postcard will be sent to you a week prior to the event.

November 27th - Thanksgiving Eve Service 7:00 – 7:45 p.m. in the Sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav. After service, please join us for pie and fellowship.

November 28th - Thanksgiving Meal Riverside church is having a free home cooked Thanksgiving meal on November 28th, 12pm, at Riverside United Methodist Church, Moline, IL. This will be in addition to our end of the month meal which is the last Sunday of every month. All are welcome!

 

December

December 6th - Chordbuster Chorus and Churches United presents Celebrate the Holidays, on Friday, December 6th at 7:00pm. This variety show benefits Churches United and its hunger ministries including 24 food pantries and 3 meal sites. There is no admission charge but a free will offering will be taken. Come join us at Heritage Church, 4801 44th Street, Rock Island.

December 6th - Taizé Service, 6:30 p.m., in the Chapel of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St.,Dav. Taizé worship is filled with song, scripture, and silent meditation. It is based on the liturgical season and is modeled on the style as practiced in the Taizé Community in France. The Chapel is candlelit, the music is repetitive and chant-like, and the silence ushers in the presence of God.

December 7th - Annual Cookie Walk at 15th Avenue Christian Church, 3600 15th Ave., Rock Island on Saturday, Dec. 7th from 9-11am

December 15th - The Performing Arts Series of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav. Destino, 2:00 p.m. Back by Popular Demand!Popera – a Canadian Classical Crossover Sensation Co-sponsored by Quad City Arts Visiting Artist Series Reserved seating: Sunday, December 15, 2013 2:00 p.m. Adults $15, Students $10, Tickets will be available at the door. Tickets can be purchased in advance during normal office hours, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., or by credit card through the church office: 563-326-1691

December 21st - The Performing Arts Series of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav. O Holy Night, Christmas Concert, 7:30 p.m. The Twenty-fourth Annual Christmas Concert Featuring the choirs of First Presbyterian Church – The Sanctuary Choir, Chamber Chorale, Celebration Singers, Cecelian Carolers, Cathedral Choir of Young Men and Boys, Vesper Bells, organ, and orchestra. Complimentary Tickets with Reserved seating: Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets must be picked up in advance at the church office, during normal office hours, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Limit four (4) tickets per person.

December 22nd - The Performing Arts Series of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav. O Holy Night, Christmas Concert, 4:00 p.m. The Twenty-fourth Annual Christmas Concert featuring the choirs of First Presbyterian Church – The Sanctuary Choir, Chamber Chorale, Celebration Singers, Cecelian Carolers, Cathedral Choir of Young Men and Boys, Vesper Bells, organ, and orchestra. Complimentary Tickets with Reserved seating: Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.Tickets must be picked up in advance at the church office, during normal office hours, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Limit four (4) tickets per person.

December 24th - Three thematic Christmas Eve Services with Christmas Carols and the choirs of First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Dav. Christmas Eve Family Service, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., in the Sanctuary featuring the Cherub Choir and Kirkwood Choir. Christmas Eve Communion Service, 9:00 – 10:00 p.m., in the Sanctuary featuring the Celebration Singers Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, 11:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., in the Sanctuary, featuring the Sanctuary Choir, Cathedral Choir of Young Men and Boys, Cecelian Carolers, and Vesper Bells

 
Trunk n Treat at St Mark Lutheran Church, Davenport PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Local Events
Written by Pastor Doris Nolan   
Monday, 21 October 2013 12:37

St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2363 West 3rd St., Davenport will be having a trunk n treat event on Sunday, October 27th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm in the east parking lot of the church.

Children of all ages are invited to this fun event. In addition to candy filled trunks, there will be a balloon man who will make balloon animals, a facepainter, other small gifts will be distributed and hot apple cider will be served. During the event, a police car and a fire engine will be there so the kids will be given a brief tour of these vehicles.

All are welcome.

For more information, call the church office, at 563-322-5318; from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. week days

St. Mark Cares…Welcome, Worship, Witness.

-end-

 
Christmas in LeClaire 2013 PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Local Events
Written by LeClaire Chamber of Commerce   
Monday, 21 October 2013 12:14

Friday, December 6th

10:00am until 8:00pm

Crafts & Silent Auction @ Civic Center

Free Trolley Rides – Cookie Tin Sales

Bazaars and Craft Fair

Baked Goods

 

Saturday, December 7th

10:00am until 8:00pm

Breakfast with Santa (8am-10am)

Buffalo Bill Museum Tours

Santa's Playhouse (12pm-3pm)

Crafts and Silent Auction

Cookie Tin Sales

Bake Sale – Free Trolley Rides

 

Sunday, December 8th

10:00am until 4:00pm

Free Trolley Rides

Buffalo Bill Museum Tours

Local Stores Open with Great Shopping Opporunities

Crafts and Silent Auction @ Civic Center

 
"Treats in the Trunk" at Immanuel Lutheran, Davenport PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Local Events
Written by Kathy Yaudas   
Monday, 21 October 2013 12:09

Immanuel Lutheran Church is having their 5th Annual “Treats in the Trunk” on Wednesday, October 30th from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Church Parking Lot. Children & Families are welcome to come; walk our parking lot by the Picnic Shelter; getting candy & treats from our members.

Haywagon rides will be offered and concessions sold by the Youth Group at minimal prices. (Chili, Hot dogs, Chili Dogs, Nachos, and canned pop).

 
<< Start < Prev 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 Next > End >>

Page 110 of 313