Posted on: June 20, 2017

Update Rock Island - June 19, 2017

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Starlight Revue Summer Concerts – The Parks and Recreation Department series of concerts continues this Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Tomorrow night the Josh Duffee Orchestra will perform at 7:00 pm along with a dance lesson starting at 6:30 ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Rock Island Schedule of Activities for Red, White & BOOM!

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          Join Rock Island Parks andRecreation for some patriotic fun on Monday, July 3rd with the
annual Red White & Boom event and fireworks show in Schwiebert RiverfrontPark. Combine free admission,...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Rock Island Library Teen Events Cook Up Summer Fun

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Fun and learning for teens gets creative with programs on cooking, making graphic novels, and tie-dye, all at the Rock Island Public Library. All events are free and open to the public. The library’s Reading by Design theme celebrates creativity...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Stories and More Fill Summer at Rock Island Library

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Parents and grandparents looking for ways to keep kids occupied over the summer should make plans to visit the Rock Island Public Library. The library’s Reading by Design summer reading and learning program offers a blueprint for family learning...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Summer Fun at Rock Island Library Continues for Kids and Teens

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Teens can cool off and test their engineering skills with a Teen Water Balloon Building Challenge, Thursday, June 15 at the Rock Island 30/31 Library, 3059 30th Street. The 2:00 pm event is outside on the library lawn. The activity challenges tee...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Road Construction; Temporary Intersection Closure at 40 ST 13 AV

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, utility
and pavement patching work will begin at the intersection of 40thStreet and 13th Avenue. The closures are necessary to complete the
intersection improvements.  

Pendingfavorable weather, the anticipated co...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Reading by Design Summer Events for Adults

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A wide selection of summer events designed to help Rock Island Public Library guests learn about history, raising poultry, making crafts, and more topics start Monday, June 5, with a free program on Abraham Lincoln.  Dr. Bill Hampes, Black Hawk C...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Reading by Design Library Programs Create a Great Summer

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Summer reading and fun at Rock Island Public Library kicks off in an artful way Saturday, June 10, with the Rock Island Library’s Build a Better Summer kickoff.

The 11:00 am to 2:00 pm carnival at the Rock Island downtown library, 401 19th Street...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Rock Island Offers Outdoor Summer Camps

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Kayaking, pickleball, using a compass, soccer, feeding a giraffe…these are just some of the many ways children will be spending this summer at Rock Island Parks and Recreation camps. “Summer is a time for kids to enjoy being outside, ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Elvis Lives-Trip to Wisconsin

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Rock Island Parks & Recreation is planning a trip to The
Fireside in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin on Thursday, September 21, 2017 for a livemusical performance of the ULTIMATE Elvis tribute artist event ELVIS LIVES.

The Fireside Dinner Theatre strives t...

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