Dean Batali (writer/producer, That '70s Show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
and speaker for the Act One Screenwriting Weekend in Rock Island, IL
will be on WDLM & KALA in the Quad Cities. You don't want to miss
it!

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Aug. 8. 9 &10.  Wheatland, IA.  Food, fun & entertainment for the whole family.  Craft show. Fireworks, dusk, Friday; Parade 10a.m. Saturday.

Featuring Mike Estes formerly of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jay Johnson formerly of Blackfoot, Joe DeAngelo house drummer at Springsteen's Stone Pony Bar, and John June who played w/Charlie Daniels & Bo Diddley.  Free.  Saturday, Aug. 9, 9p.m., City Park, Wheatland, IA

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Davenport, Iowa - August 2, 2008  - The Figge Art Museum will be holding
information and training sessions about current volunteer opportunities and the
Docent program at the museum on Tuesday,
August 19 and Thursday, August 21 from 10 - 11:30
am. Students and adults who have an interest in community volunteerism or fine
arts are encouraged to attend
in the dining room

 

Figge docents lead tours of the collection
and special exhibitions.  They also present slide programs in area
schools, churches, and community centers.
Other opportunities include
customer service, public relations, library, administrative help and studio
activities The session will include introductions to the docent and volunteer
programs followed by a question and answer session. 

 

"There is a wide range of opportunities
available and everyone can find where they'll be most comfortable. You can help
behind the scenes or out front welcoming guests; you can work with children,
adults or museum staff; in the studio, the library or at special events; every
bit helps the museum." said Director of Museum Services Jennifer Brooke

 

The information sessions will be held in
the museum dining area, off the main lobby. For more information, please visit
the Figge Art Museum Web site, www.figgeartmuseum.org. To register for
this session, please call Jennifer Brooke, 563-326-7804, ext. 2048 or email
j.brooke@figgeartmuseum.org.   

 

Internships are also available per semester in most
departments including special events, facility rentals and marketing. Deadline
for applications for fall semester 2008- 9/8/08, spring semester 2009- 11/28/08
and summer semester 2009- 4/3/09 please send resume and cover letter to J.brooke@figgeartmuseum.org or

 

Jennifer Brooke

Attention: Internships

225 W 2nd Street

Davenport, IA  52801

Questions- 326-7804 x 2048

 

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Up and coming Illinois rock band Post Historic is playing a special concert series at Mojo's Cafe with Sons of Apollo Saturday August 16th. Post Historic is a folk/rock band that is comparable in sound to Death Cab for Cutie and REM. They have just released their debut CD "Memory Banks of Blue" and are currently touring the midwest in promotion of the record. You can get the album on itunes, rhapsody, or at the show! Post Historic plays from 5-7pm and Sons of Apollo close the show from 7-9pm. Mojo's Cafe is located at 131 West 2nd Street in Davenport IA. Come on out to hear some great original music from an up-and-coming band! The show is FREE and all ages!

 

 

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P.A.W.S. - Pest And Wildlife Service is now licensed in both Iowa and Illinois to provide nuisance wildlife control services.

 

We are a family owned, local company that provides superior customer service, great results, and environment-friendly nuisance wildlife control services.  We safely and humanely remove nuisance wildlife from homes and businesses.  Some of the wildlife we deal with regularly include :  bats, raccoons, skunks, squirrels, ground hogs, opossums, and pigeons.

 

P.A.W.S. also provides nuisance wildlife control educational presentations to schools, daycares, church/social/civic groups.  Please check out our website for more information on how P.A.W.S. can be your nuisance wildlife solution.  Our phones are answered 24/7 - P.A.W.S. is always on call for you!  (563) 370-6735 

 

Webspace:  http://pawsguy.spaces.live.com

 

Davenport Bike Rally

 

at the Narrow Pass

 

Lutheran Services in Iowa (LSI) recently received a $9,000 grant to expand its school-based youth services  

Come join us for a good, ol' fashioned ice cream social featuring homemade goodies and treats on Friday, July 11th from 4pm 'til 8pm at the LeClaire Masonic Temple on Hwy 67 in LeClaire, Iowa. Sloppy joes, hot dogs, side dishes and beverages also available. Proceeds help the Silver Creek Eastern Star Chapter with their annual "Star Gifts for Kids' Christmas presents project.

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