Doggie Dipp:

 

Treat your best friend to a cooling dip in a pool. 

Child actors and actresses for speaking
roles, featured roles and background extras are needed for a
Hollywood remake of Steven King's "Children of the Corn". Open
casting calls will begin this Thursday, August 14 at the Lodge Hotel
in Bettendorf, Iowa and they will run through Monday, August 18.
Hours from Thursday to Sunday will be from 10 am to 1 pm and again
from 2 pm to 7pm. Audition hours on Monday, August 18 will be from
10 am to 1 pm. Respondents are asked to bring a photo. Look for
directional signs in the Lodge lobby areas. The Lodge Hotel is
located at 900 Spruce Hills Drive, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722.

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(DAVENPORT, IA.-August 4, 2008) Participants will get to
interact with Richard Beymer who
played "Tony" in the movie Westside Story (1961) and "Benjamin Horn" in Twin
Peaks, during the "Images of India" film event at Figge Art Museum on
Wednesday, August 13, 2008. As a filmmaker, Beymer has enjoyed successes
including his award-winning documentary A
Regular Bouquet: Mississippi Summer
.

 

 

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CONTACT: 
Angela Hunt, Figge Art Museum: 309-912-3998; ahunt@figgeartmuseum.org

 Meet "Tony" from the
1961 Westside Story and "Benjamin
Horn" from Twin Peaks during the
Images of India: 2 Films, Cocktails & Conversation event at the Figge

(DAVENPORT, IA.-August 4, 2008) Participants will get to
interact with Richard Beymer who
played "Tony" in the movie Westside Story (1961) and "Benjamin Horn" in Twin
Peaks, during the "Images of India" film event at Figge Art Museum on
Wednesday, August 13, 2008. As a filmmaker, Beymer has enjoyed successes
including his award-winning documentary A
Regular Bouquet: Mississippi Summer
.

 

 

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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