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QCSO Riverfront Pops Announcement PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jared Johnson   
Monday, 25 June 2012 07:57

Every year, thousands of people visit the Mississippi riverfront from all around the region for Riverfront Pops. With just a couple months to go until the big event, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra is excited to announce the guest artist they have invited to perform at this year's event. Also discussed will be several new partnerships surrounding this year's concert.

The QCSO will be announcing all of this on Monday, June 25, at 10:30 a.m. in LeClaire Park, Davenport. Refreshments will be provided beginning at 10:00 a.m. The press and the public are invited to this event. B-Roll and print quality images of past Riverfront Pops concerts and this September's guest artists will be provided to all members of the media at the event.

June 25, 2012
LeClaire Park Bandshell
400 W Biederbeck Drive
Davenport, IA

10:00 a.m. - Refreshements
10:30 a.m. - Press Conference
- Jeff vom Saal, Executive Director, Quad City Symphony Orchestra
- John Anderson, President and CEO, Quad City Bank and Trust
- Joe Taylor, President and CEO, Quad City Convention and Visitors Bureau, and member of the Experience Quad Cities Advisory Board
- Kai Swanson, Executive Assistant to the President, Augustana College
- and a performance by Quad Cities Social Dancing.

Guy Penrod coming to the Adler Theater! PDF Print E-mail
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Written by New Anthem   
Tuesday, 19 June 2012 12:36

Guy Penrod will perform at the Adler Theatre, Davenport, on Friday, July 13, 2012 at 7:30 p.m.

Reserved tickets ($18, $24 & $30) are on sale now! Tickets are available at the Adler Theatre Box Office,, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at select Ticketmaster outlets.  The Adler Theatre is located at 136 East Third Street in downtown Davenport.

Penrod’s latest recording, Hymns, debuted at #1 on Nielsen Soundscan’s Southern Gospel retail chart and #5 on the Current Contemporary Christian chart following its release in March.  His 2010 Dove Award-nominated release, Breathe Deep, continues to be a benchmark for country recordings within the Christian marketplace, featuring successful mainstream country and southern gospel radio singles.

A 2011 Texas Gospel Music Hall of Fame inductee, Penrod made his Grand Ole Opry debut last year.  Prior to his solo career, Penrod spent 14 years with the GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning Gaither Vocal Band.

This concert is brought to you by Echo Ministries.

For more information:

We hope to see you there!

Beth Moore is coming to the i Wireless Center! PDF Print E-mail
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Written by New Anthem   
Tuesday, 19 June 2012 12:33

Yes, it’s true!  Beth Moore is coming to Moline!

She will be at the I-Wireless Center July 27-28!

Have you purchased your tickets yet?

In addition, You Lead, a LifeWay women’s ministry training, will be held on July 26-27 prior to the Beth Moore's Living Proof Live event.


 • Beth Moore                          • Travis Cottrell

Group seating for Beth Moore's Living Proof Live is still available for a limited time.

Here’s how it works:

Buy a block of 50 or more seats in your name or your church’s name for $60 each from LifeWay: click here.

Two weeks prior to the event, you will be asked to submit the names of those in your group to LifeWay.  Those who purchase group seating will have their section reserved for them.

All other tickets, in less than groups of 50, may be purchased through LifeWay for $65 each with general seating admission click here.

The weekend schedule is:

Thursday, July 26 You Lead training for women; 1:00 pm-6:00 pm, with registration beginning at 11am.

Friday, July 27 You Lead training for women resumes at 7:45 am and concludes at 1:00 pm with an addition bonus workshop at 1:15.


Friday, July 27 Beth Moore: Living Proof Live; 7 pm – 9:30 pm, with doors opening at 6 pm.

Saturday, July 28 Beth Moore: Living Proof Live; 8:30 am – 12:30 pm, with doors opening at 7:30 am.


To become a part of the Prayer and Publicity Network, click here.  As a PPN partner, you will receive updated prayer requests, information and the opportunity to have your women's bible studies listed for the attendees.  What a privilege to know you are part of the work of God in the Quad Cities as you pray for and promote this event!


Often people ask what Beth will be teaching/speaking on.  To her commendation, Beth seeks the Lord on behalf of us, the Quad Cities, and will speak forth what He leads her to say.  Be praying for her, Travis Cottrell who will be leading us in worship, and for the entire LifeWay team as they prepare for Living Proof Live, Moline, 2012!!

For more information, contact LifeWay or locally, Evie Gardner, City Coordinator at 563-359-5333 or


Join us in the wonderful world of Technicolor! PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jenna Smith   
Friday, 15 June 2012 14:06

WHAT: Classic Film Series

WHEN: One Tuesday a month, showing two times that day

WHERE: Putnam Museum’s Giant Screen Theater

COST: $8.50 for adults, $7.50 for seniors/students/military and $6.50 for youth. Members will receive $1 off these prices.

DAVENPORT – During the month of May, the Putnam sent out a survey to get an idea of what types of classic films people would like to see here. The votes are in and the Putnam has created a wonderful lineup of films for you! The Classic Film Series begins this month on June 26! The Putnam’s Classic Film Series presents a great opportunity for movie-goers to revisit some of the greatest Hollywood films of all time! One classic movie will show one Tuesday a month, showing two times that day. The  series kicks off with a 1951 classic adventure film, The African Queen. In Africa during WW1, a gin-swilling riverboat owner/captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship! The films stars Katharine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart, who won an Oscar for his role.

Upcoming 2012 Classic Film Series Schedule:

Tuesday, June 26: The African Queen, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 17: An American In Paris, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Tuesday, August 28: Casablanca, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Tuesday, September 25: Gone with the Wind, 1 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 23: To Kill at Mockingbird, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Tuesday, November 27: The Bridge on the River Kwai, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Tuesday, December 11: It’s a Wonderful Life, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Don’t miss these legendary Hollywood movies, seeing them where they are meant to be seen – on the GIANT Screen!  And stay tuned for details on the “newer classics” starting in the fall, with films such as Raiders of the Lost Ark, Ghostbusters and Top Gun.






Davenport Youth Explosion Talent Show PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Carolyn Johnson   
Friday, 15 June 2012 12:35

DYC Youth Explosion

Performing Arts/Talent Show

Sunday, June 24, 2012
4:00 PM

$5 Donation

Third Missionary Baptist Church

Milhouse Hall
222 W. 14th St., Davenport, IA

Sponsored by:




Davenport Youth Council


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