Creativity and engineering will come together Saturday and Sunday at the tenth annual Quad Cities – Davenport FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Qualifiers & FIRST LEGO League Junior (FLL Jr.) E

– Gilda’s Club is proud to present their “It’s Always Something” teen essay contest. Two, $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students impacted by cancer – whether it is themselves, a parent, sibling, other relative or friend with the diagnosis.

Come to LeClaire, Iowa, December 7, 8 & 9 to celebrate Christmas in LeClaire. Experience  hometown holiday fun for everyone with bake sales, cookie sale, crafts, Santas from around the World, fun run, music, selfie booth, photos with Santa, great shopping, and much more!

Friday, December 7

9-5 – Buffalo Bill Museum - Museum Tours – Usual admission applies.

The Dick Fallow Endowment for Social Justice has announced that its annual grant awards will go to the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities (UUC) and the Teamsters Community Action Network (TeamCAN).

Courage Ride, a bicycle ride that raises funds for sarcoma cancer research, presented a check for $70,000 to the University of Iowa’s Sarcoma Research Program during an October 24 ceremony at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Ben Miller, Dr. Munir Tanas and Dr. Varun Monga, accepted the check on behalf of the center’s Sarcoma Cancer Research Program.  

Survivors of Homicide Victims Awareness month will be observed from November 20, 2018 – December 20, 2018.

Friday, November 9, 2018 marks the official start to Gilda’s Club Quad Cities’ 20th year. To celebrate achieving this special milestone, the community is invited to join with them in celebration on Friday, November 9 from 6 – 9pm at the Redstone Room; 129 Main St, Davenport.

The evening will consist of a cocktail party with hors d’oeuvres and cake mixed with live music courtesy of the “Quad City SNL Band” featuring members of the “Candymakers.”

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate and Hy-Vee are joining forces to pay tribute to Iowa’s military veterans. Hy-Vee stores celebrate Veterans Day each year by offering a free breakfast to all veterans and active-duty military members as a way of thanking them for their service.