September 25, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Main Library
It's the 30th anniversary of the movie based on the classic book, The Princess Bride. Join us to interact with the movie, through responses to characters, witty quips, and props. It's inconceivable that you'd miss this! All ages, registration required. See library website to sign up.
September 26, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:30 am @ 30/31 Branch Library
Story, activity, and songs to build learning skills in ages five and under. Each week has a new story and craft theme. Stories about turtles and pumpkins are planned for September.
September 27, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Southwest Branch Library
Stories, activities/crafts, and songs to build early learning skills in ages five and under. Each week features different stories and craft themes. Today, we are reading about pumpkins!
September 27, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:45 pm @ Main Library
Annual Banned Books Week celebration of the freedom to read and think as you like brings in lovers of the written word to read aloud from their favorite banned or challenged works. Enter to win Banned Book Week prize drawings, and show your support for freedom of expression.
September 28, 2017, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Tour the historic Chippiannock Cemetery with superintendent Greg Vogele, and learn about monuments, people, and scenery of the site. This tour is intended for adults, and registration is required. Tour is rain or shine, so wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes. Sign up via the library website or call.
September 28, 2017, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ Police Department
Please join city representatives and the contractor to discuss the work and how it will impact your property until completed.
Project plans will be available at the meeting for your review. This meeting will allow you to discuss your individual concerns and meet with personnel involved with the work.
September 28, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Main Library
For tweens (ages 8 to 12) and teens (ages 12 to 18.) Gaming fun with video games on Wii, Wii U and Xbox 360, board games, and Pokemon. Free.
September 29, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Main Library
Monthly story and art activity for ages 5 and under. Develop early learning skills through hands-on art fun!
September 30, 2017, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ 30/31 Branch Library
View stars and planets from our parking lot with the help of the Popular Astronomy Club's telescopes and mobile observatory. Park in First Baptist or Greek Orthodox Church lots. Please watch library Facebook page for updates, as this event is weather-permitting. All ages.
September 28, 2017, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Schwiebert Riverfront Park
Come for a special performance on Thursday September 28th for Rock Island's "Thursday Night Groove" concert series featuring the all-star line up of the Curtis Hawkins Band. The Motown sound, Stevie Wonder, Sly Stone, and other chart topping artists make up an evening with these fine Quad City players!
Family Summer Fun Presenting Sponsor: Rock Island Happy Joe's
September 30, 2017, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm @ Longview Park
Come shop for toys, trinkets, furniture, home décor, books, videos, clothes, antiques and much more.