DAVENPORT, IA – May 2018 –Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE Cooking for One workshop for anyone who has lost a loved one due to cancer on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Gilda’s Club (1234 East River Drive, Davenport, IA).
It can be difficult to find the motivation to cook after the death of a loved one, especially when shifting from cooking from one to two.

The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 26th annual national food drive on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the country's largest single-day food drive, provides residents with an easy way to donate food to those in need. The local goal is to collect 100,000 meals.

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TPQC is excited to be hosting a fun night of TV themed trivia! Our emcee for the evening will be WQAD’s Eric Sorensen and he plans to channel his best “Alex Trebek” to reel off questions to our participants. Tickets are still available and tables seat eight, now go grab seven of your best pals and come join us for the night!

The legacy of Dick and Mary Jo Stanley, two of Muscatine’s most prominent and generous citizens, will be celebrated with a series of events on May 20, 2018. Local organizers are hoping to showcase the wide ranging impact of the Stanleys, who passed away late last year, on Muscatine, the state, and the world.

Federal HOME Program to Advance Rental Opportunities in Davenport, Des Moines, Fayette, Postville, Tripoli and Wall Lake 

DES MOINES – The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors today approved a total of nearly $2.6 million in low-interest loans through the federal HOME program. The loans will assist in advancing rental opportunities in Allamakee, Bremer, Fayette, Polk, Sac and Scott Counties.

Artists Heidi Brandt and Dee Schricker are joining forces with the Beréskin Gallery. Brandt and Schricker will be closing their Boho Chic Gallery in May. Brandt is moving to the Iowa City area and Schricker has decided to spend more time in her studio and exhibiting at area art fairs. Both hope to expand their sales to the Iowa City market. “We have grown so much as artists during our time at Bucktown.

Iowa City, IA (May 3, 2018) - Every nurse who walks across the stage on May 6 has a story to tell. In honor of Nurses Week 2018 we hope you’ll join us to celebrate this year’s 100 Great Iowa Nurses. The ceremony will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 6, at the Iowa Events Center Grand Ballroom in Des Moines.

Des Moines, IA  – Susan G. Komen Greater Iowa today announced nearly $330,000 in new community grants for 2018-2019.  Susan G. Komen has a bold goal to reduce current breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in the U.S.

The City of Davenport will celebrate Military Appreciation Week May 13-19 with banners proclaiming the event at City Hall, on downtown street lights and several parks & city facilities.  May is Military Appreciation Month nationwide.
Throughout the week, Davenport will offer a number of perks to active members of the military, veterans and their families.