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    Still Time to Join the Reading Band!

    Summer Reading Challenges are underway at Rock Island Public Libraries, and there's still time to join in the fun. Read on...
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    Show Your Rock Island Library Card and Save June 19-24

    Bring your wild things to the Figge Museum June 19- 25 and show your Rock Island Public Library card for free admission to the museum, and the special exhibit, "Maurice Sendak: Where the Wild Things Are." Read on...
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    World Record Setting Jugglers Performing June 22 at Library

    The room will be rocking when the Hanson Family Jugglers and Unicyclists from Kanawha, Iowa, perform their Libraries Rock Summer Reading Show on Friday, June 22, at 10:30 am at the Rock Island Downtown Library, 401 19th Street. Read on...
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    Rock Island Schedule of Activities for Red, White & BOOM

    Join Rock Island Parks and Recreation for some patriotic fun... Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - June 11, 2018

    Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube. Read on...
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    Learn about Scientific Dissection June 25

    Learning about Science Rocks! Registrations are open for a free Dissection Day for teen learners at the Rock Island Public Library's Southwest Library location. Read on...
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    Create Artistic Adventures with Pinkalicious and Peteriffic Storytimes

    Rock Island Library and WQPT Quad Cities PBS will partner for a special "Pinkalicious and Peteriffic" editions of the library's Toddler Tale storytimes in June. Read on...
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    Starlight Revue: Free Summer Concerts in Lincoln Park

    Come foxtrot, swing, salsa, or waltz at this year’s Starlight Revue free concerts... Read on...
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    Swing for Kids Golf Event

    Preferred ball, two people per team, each plays with one iron and one putter... Read on...
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    I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

    In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically. Read on...
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