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PSL-Show Information - August 2013 - Updated 8/30

August 2013

Friday, August 30

20th Anniversary Special

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Thursday, August 29

- Ringling Bros. Circus. Vicki Zsilak, 3rd Generation Performer

Ringling Bros. Circus
Tomorrow: 7pm
Saturday: 11am, 3pm, 7pm
Sunday: 1pm, 5pm
Monday: 1pm
iwireless Center
1201 River Drive
Moline, IL
(309) 764-2000
Website

- Summer To Fall Wardrobe. Stephanie Dougherty, Dots Fashions

- The Antique Cartel. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

The Antique Cartel
215 North 2nd Street
Eldridge, IA
(563) 285-5115
Website

- KWQC Highlight Zone Preview. Ben Rosehart, KWQC Sports Anchor/Reporter & Greg Armstrong, Highlight Zone Producer/Reporter

The Highlight Zone
Tomorrow, 10pm
KWQC-TV6
Facebook
Twitter, #QCZONE

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Wednesday, August 28

- USA Clothing. Katie Andrios, Four Seasons

- Miss Iowa Preps For Miss America Pageant. Nicole Kelly, Miss Iowa 2013

Send Off Celebration
Sunday, September 1
2 - 4pm
Modern Woodman Park
209 S. Gaines Street
Davenport, IA
RSVP marketing@missiowa.com

Miss America 2014 broadcast Sunday, September 15 on ABC

- Paula Talks Hair

- Heritage Woods of Moline

Enchanted Woods Prom Night
Friday, August 30
Dinner, 4 - 6pm
Dance, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Heritage Woods
5500 46th Avenue
Moline, IL
RSVP (309) 736-5655
Website

- Hidden Nutrition. Dietitian Kristen Decker, Hy-Vee

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Tuesday, August 27

- Indian Cuisine. Hy-Vee Chef Elizabeth Hill

Indian Cuisine Class
Sept. 10 6-8pm
Hy-Vee
2200 West Kimberly Rd., Davenport

-The Yellow Beetle. Story by feature reporter Theresa Bryant.

The Yellow Beetle
Fall Open House
Sept 20-21
2676 N. Harrison, Davenport
(563)322-1299
Website

- Produce Tips from Country Corner. Bruce Curry, Owner Country Corner Farm Market.

PSL Fun On The Farm Fest
Saturday, September 14 11am-3pm
Country Corner Farm Market
5333 U.S. 150, Alpha, IL
Website

- General Assembly. David Balluff, Artist/Designer.

Grand Opening
Friday 6-9pm
Bucktown Center for the Arts
225 E. 2nd St.
Davenport, IA
Website


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Monday, August 26

-Option Health. (309) 792-7200 Website

- Four Legged Friends. Sam DeYoung, Rock Island Animal Care & Control.

Rock Island Animal Care & Control
4001 78th Ave. Moline, IL
(309)558-3647 Website

- Master Gardener Conference. Tracy Jo Mulliken, University of Illinois Extension

Master Gardener Conference
Thursday - Saturday, Sept. 19-21
iwireless Center
1201 River Dr., Moline, IL
(309)756-9978
Website

- Hawaiian Holiday Vacation. Gary Metivier, KWQC News & Jace Vogler, Holiday Vacations

www.holidayvacations.net  Keyword: quad

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Friday, August 23

- Beliefs of Millennials. Rick Martenson, QC Counselor

- Christie Mansion Now Home To Five Businesses

Studio Seven
2224 East 12th Street
Village of East Davenport
(563) 323-0771
Facebook

- Beauty Secrets of Serums. Lori Caruso, Muscatine Dermatology

- Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

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Thursday, August 22

- Davenport Junior Theatre Spectrum Classes. Daniel Sheridan, Artistic Director & Emily Clifton, Spectrum Theatre Instructor

Spectrum Theatre Classes
Fall Session: Sept. 9 - Nov. 23
Winter Session: Jan. 13 - April 12
Davenport Junior Theatre
2822 Eastern Avenue
(563) 326-7862
Website & Class Descriptions

- "Darius Goes West: The Roll of His Life." Special airing Saturday at 7pm on KWQC

- Silvis Moonlight Festival. Jim Nelson, Silvis City Clerk

Moonlight Festival
Saturday
Craft Show: 10am - 10pm
Kids' Zone & Live Music: 4 - 8:30pm
Parade: Dusk
Downtown Silvis, IL
1st Avenue/Route 84
(309) 755-5203
Website

- Reducing the Risk of SIDS. Jenny Atzen, Iowa SIDS Foundation Volunteer

Iowa SIDS Walk/5K
Saturday
Crow Creek Park, Bettendorf, IA
8am Run, 9am Walk
Sunset Park, Washington, IA
7:30am Run, 9:30am Walk
(866) 480-4741
Website

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Wednesday, August 21

- Parenting All Children Together Program. Jennifer Best, Iowa State University Extension & Outreach

P.A.C.T. Program
Starts Thursday, Sept. 5
Vineyard Church of Davenport
2402 W. Kimberly
(563) 359-7577
Website

- Tractor Collecter Makes His Own Version of 'Tow Mater.' Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Antique Tractor Show
Saturday & Sunday
10am - 4pm
Village of East Davenport

- Outdoor Adventure Fest. Andy Thornton, Sterling-Rock Falls Family YMCA

Outdoor Adventure Fest
Saturday, Noon - 4pm
Sterling-Rock Falls Family YMCA
2505 YMCA Way
Sterling, IL
(815) 535-9622
Website

- New Food Items At The Grocery Store. Dietitian Beth Freehill, Hy-Vee

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Tuesday, August 20

- To Friend Or Not To Friend: Adding Co-workers On Facebook. Erin Hankins, Robert Half International

- Taming Your Toddler: Tips & Tricks For A Successful Dining Experience. Amanda St. Clair, Quad City Moms Blog

Click here to read Amanda's full article

- The Mind & Body In Weight Loss. Dr. Ilesh Kurani, QC Medical Group & Ross Mayo, Weight Loss Patient

QC Medical Group & Weight Loss Clinic
4350 7th Street
Moline, IL
(309) 517-1180
Website

- Local Ovarian Cancer Awareness Efforts & Events. Jodie Kavensky, NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer Foundation

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Events
- Rock Island Labor Day Parade, Sept. 2, 8:30am
- National Wear Teal Day, Sept. 6
- Expressions of a Cancer Journey Art Exhibit, Sept. 6-22, Trinity Moline
- Cancer Awareness Ride, Sept. 15, Iowa City
- A Night to Beat the Big O Gala, Sept. 28, Crow Valley Golf Club

Event details on NormaLeah website

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Monday, August 19

- Reasons Millennials Still Live At Home. George Villa, Villa Tax Advisory Group

- Moline Author Competes In Walmart Book Contest. Donna Beserra, Children's Author

Click here to vote for Donna's book series

- Humane Society of Scott County Pub Crawl. Pam Arndt

Crawl For A Cause
Sunday, September 22
1 - 4pm
Downtown Davenport, IA
Website - see HSSC calendar for more details

- Kitchen Knives 101 / Chilean Wine Dinner. Chef Russell Bolar, Pepperjack's American Food & Spirits

Chilean Wine Dinner
Wednesday, August 28
6pm
Pepperjack's American Food & Spirits
1125 E. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
(563) 324-9525
Website

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Friday, August 16

- Back To School Healthy Eating Routines. Becky Willey, Weight Watchers

- Original PSL Sidekick Karl Spring

- BK Davis Steinway Hall Concert Tour

Tonight, 6pm
Hotel Blackhawk

Sunday, 6pm
River Music Experience
Website

- Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

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Thursday, August 15

- Diamond Dash Supports Anti-Bullying Program. Carey Ralston, Necker's Jewelers

Necker's Diamond Dash
Saturday, August 24
Noon - 2pm
Downtown DeWitt, IA
Website

Event supports Ballet Quad Cities' anti-bullying program.

- Cast Iron Cooking. Stephanie Godke, Cooking Instructor, Author of "Tour De Fork"

- Fishtival Arts Fest. Deanna Cook, Bellevue Chamber of Commerce

Fishtival Arts Fest
Saturday, 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday, 10am - 4pm
Downtown Bellevue, IA
(563) 872-5830
Website

- Organizing That Eases Back To School Process. Mona Brantley, Organize That

5 Steps To Getting Organized
Tuesday, August 20
6:30 - 7:30pm
Rock Island Main Library
401 19th Street
(309) 732-7323
Website

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Wednesday, August 14

- Village Wine Walk Adds Beer. Julie Keehn, Camp McClellan Cellers

Wine Walk
Saturday, 3 - 6pm
Village of East Davenport
$10 donation to Gilda's Club
Pick up wristband at fire station,
the park on Mound or Gilda's Club

- Subtopia Studios. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

- Baby Beginnings. Dietitian Chrissy Watters, Hy-Vee

- Proud To Wear Pink Motorcycle Ride. Sandi Ivey, Team Underwires

Proud To Wear Pink Motorcycle Ride
Saturday
Registration 10am - Noon
Workman Harley-Davidson
1903 Harley Davidson Drive
Rock Falls, IL
(815) 441-4458
Website

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Tuesday, August 13

- Garden To Table Meal. Becca Fillmore, Dinner For Everyone

- Preserving Garden Produce Safely. Cindy Baumgartner, Iowa State University Extension

ISU Extension & Outreach AnswerLine
(800) 262-3804  Website

- Late Summer Fashion. Chris Reyhons, The Ruby Slipper

- Tim Stop's New Album. Tim Stop, Music Artist

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Monday, August 12

- Bio-Diversity Day. Amy Bandman, River Action

Bio-Diversity Day
Saturday, August 31
8am - 5pm
Green Valley Nature Preserve
5920 52nd Avenue, Moline
(563) 322-2969
Website

- Four Legged Friends. Mary Nevans-Pederson, Jackson County Humane Society

Fairy House Tour
Friday - Sunday, September 20 - 22
Noon - 5pm
Downtown Bellevue, IA

- Customizing Your Child's Space. Carrie VanAuwelaer-Jones, Carrie's Creations

- Adjusting Your Marriage To A New Baby. Sarah Beck, Family Counseling & Psychology Center

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Friday, August 9

- Quad City Music Guild's "9 to 5". Valeree Pieper, "Violet Newstead"

"9 to 5"
August 9 - 11 & 15 - 18
Thursday - Saturday, 7:30pm
Sunday, 2pm
Quad City Music Guild
Prospect Park Auditorium
1584 34th Avenue, Moline
(309) 762-6610
Website

- A Side of Kindess Community Potluck. Angela Wilson, Founder

Community Potluck
Sunday, August 18
Noon - 5pm
Lafayette Park
700 W. 4th Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 209-5454
Email

- Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

- DIY Container Fountain. Maggie Siegler, The Home Depot

Container Fountain Workshop
Tomorrow, Noon
The Home Depot
920 Middle Road
Bettendorf, IA
(563) 359-7228
Website

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Thursday, August 8

- Grade School Fashions. Holly Bell, MAXX Models & Talent

- Back To School Teen Apparel.

- American Veterans Traveling Tribute in Geneseo. Heather Pierson, VFW Post and Auxiliary #5083

The Traveling Wall
Now through Sunday
Geneseo City Park
W. Pearl Street
(309) 714-1551
Website

- Master Naturalist Training. Tracy Jo Mulliken, University of Illinois Extension

Master Naturalist Training
Classes start Tuesday, August 27
University of Illinois Extension
321 W. 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL
(309) 756-9978
Website

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Wednesday, August 7

- Up With Life Suicide Awareness 4K. Aly Smith, Organizer

Up With Life
Saturday, Noon
College Square Park
Route 81 & Main Street
Cambridge, IL
(309) 945-7103
Website

- Anti-Bullying Glow Walk. Rita Walton, Co-Chair

Glow Walk
Friday, August 16
Presenters: 6pm
Walk: 8pm
Eagle Point Park Lodge
3900 N. 3rd Street
Clinton, IA
Facebook

- Riverboat Twilight. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

Riverboat Twilight
(800) 331-1467
Website

- Veterinarian Bill Assistance. Debora Proctor, The Amos Fund

The Amos Fund Mum Sale
10 inch pot Mum for $10. Three for $25. 
Order through August 31
Pick up September 7 at 1pm

Sterling/Rock Falls' residents call Pat at (815) 631-5345
Dixon/Polo/Morrison/Fulton residents call Deb at (815) 213-0164
Prophetstown/Lyndon/Tampico residents call Laura at (815) 537-2006

Mum colors:
Pink, Maroon, White, Yellow, Orange, Purple with gold centers

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Tuesday, August 6

- Snacks That Count Toward Nutrition. Dietitian Brittany Fowler, Hy-Vee

- Graduation Destination. Pamela Kirsch, Learning Supports Specialist

Graduation Destination
Saturday, 10am - 1pm
The River's Edge
700 W. River Drive
Davenport, IA
(563) 449-4196
Website

- The Impact of New Windows. Darin Wilson, Suburban Construction

Suburban Construction
616 W. 35th Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 391-4000
Website

- Red Box Design. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

Red Box Design
602 Harrison Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 424-2521
Website

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Monday, August 5

- Cosmetic Ingredient Awareness. Dr. Jackie Newhouse, Passion for Prevention

Health Fair
Friday, September 27, 6 - 9pm
Saturday, September 28, 8am - 5pm
Quad Cities Prayer Center
NorthPark Mall
320 W. Kimberly Rd., #510
Davenport, IA
(563) 505-8369
Website

- Ways To Improve Your Smile. Dr. Mindy Hochgesang, Byrum Family Dentistry

- Partner Pet Program. Patti McRae, Quad City Animal Welfare Center

- Columbus' Ships. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Columbus' Ships
Through Sunday
9am - 6pm
Oneida Landing
Davenport, IA
Website

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Friday, August 2

- Pet of the Year Brings Holistic Eating Home. Deborah Pond, Sasha's Owner

Click here to read Radish Magazine's feature on Sasha

- Mommal's Salsa. Ed & Sandy Lampe, Owners. Website

- Hy-Vee IronKids Triathlon. Noah DeSaulniers, Participant & Tim McKinnon, Race Director

Hy-Vee IronKids Triathlon.
Saturday, August 10
Bettendorf YMCA
3800 Tanglefoot Lane
Website
No registration on race day

Packet Pickup:
Friday, August 9
3 - 6pm
Bettendorf YMCA

- Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

 

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Thursday, August 1

- Mississippi Valley Fair. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter & Jillene, WLLR 103.7 Personality

Mississippi Valley Fair
Through Sunday
2815 W. Locust Street
Davenport, IA
Website

Grandstand Acts at 8pm
Dwight Yoakam, tonight
Lynyrd Skynyrd, tomorrow
Diamond Rio, Saturday
Jake Owen, Sunday

- Blue Ribbon Pie Crust. Chef Elizabeth Hill, Hy-Vee

Iowa State Fair Winning Recipes
Tuesday, August 13
6 - 8pm
Hy-Vee
2200 W. Kimberly Rd.
Davenport, IA
(563) 391-0213
Facebook

- I Am Strong 5K Mudventure. Erin Leifker, Junior League of the Quad Cities & Carey Ralston, Necker's Jewelers

I Am Strong 5K Mudventure
Saturday, August 10
8:30am
Long Grove, IA
Website


- Bix Jazz Festival. Joseph Hesse, Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Society & Johnny Crawford, Jazz Vocalist

Bix Memorial Jazz Festival
Now through Sunday
Davenport concert locations:
The RiverCenter
Adler Theater
LeClaire Park

Jazz Brunch
Sunday, 10am - 1pm
The RiverCenter, South Hall
Davenport, IA
(563) 324-7170
Website