ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (October 20, 2021) — Quad City Arts invites artists residing within a 250-mile radius of Rock Island, Illinois, to submit a proposal for a gallery exhibition during 2022-23. Selected artists will be paired with one or two additional artists for a two-month long exhibition taking place after August 2022 in one of our two large exhibit spaces. Cohesive bodies of work are highly desired. All media will be considered.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (October 20, 2021) — One of the nation's top nephrologists will be honored during Homecoming weekend at Monmouth College, October 22-24.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 19, 2021) — Welcome to Alcatraz. We hope you enjoy your stay. Cirque Italia is proud to present its brand-new production, premiering October 21-24, 2815 Locust St, Davenport, Iowa, at the Mississippi Valley Fair in the parking lot under the stunning Orange striped Big Top Tent, with shows touring through 2021.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (October 19, 2021) — A politician who developed her skills at Monmouth College is one of two inductees this year into the Hall of Achievement, the highest honor that the College bestows upon its graduates.

DES MOINES, IOWA (October 19, 2021) — You might be surprised to learn that the upcoming city-school election may have a bigger impact on your daily life than who is elected president, senator, or governor. While races for those higher offices receive greater attention, the locally-elected officials play a more direct and immediate role in your community.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (October 18, 2021) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE educational program entitled “Reclaiming Intimacy: Relationships and Cancer: Intimacy, Sex and Dysfunction” for anyone impacted by cancer on Thursday, November 4, 2021, 5-6PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Moline Clubhouse located at 600 John Deere Road, Moline, Illinois, 61265.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 18, 2021) — Friendly House participates in the federally-funded Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) by offering services to registered home child-care providers. Providers in Scott County can receive reimbursement for nutritious meals and snacks provided to children in their care.  Children cannot be charged an additional fee for any food served in these programs.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (October 18, 2021) United Way Quad Cities recently welcomed Angela Snyder to the newly-established role of Chief Strategy Officer (CSO). Snyder has more than fifteen years of experience in strategic growth and operations, business-development, marketing, and talent-cultivation.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (October 18, 2021) — James Overstreet of Le Claire, Iowa (52753), has earned a Professional Master's in Applied Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

Overstreet was among approximately 1,480 undergraduate- and graduate-students who earned degrees during the Summer 2021 semester.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 18, 2021) — Join us Wednesday, November 3, 6PM, for a presentation by author William Hampes. When people think of television and film Westerns, what tends to come to mind are the great feats of physical bravery of the heroes.