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2014 Spring Guide & KWQC Family Fun Guide - Published by the River Cities' Reader

2014 Spring Guide & KWQC Family Fun Guide - Published by the River Cities' Reader

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2014 Spring Guide · Published by the
 
River Cities’ Reader 
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More Than 1,500 Events in Our 3-Month Calendars • RiverCitiesReader.com
 
2014 Spring Guide · Published by the
 
River Cities’ Reader 
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More Than 1,500 Events in Our 3-Month Calendars • RiverCitiesReader.com
FESTIVALS & MAJOR EVENTS
Third Day - Skillet
, Christian rockers in concert, with opening sets by Mandisa , Brandon Heath, Peter Furler, and We As Human; $20-97.50; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, i wireless Center, 1201 River Dr, Moline, IL, iwirelessCenter.com, 7pm
Sun Mar 9
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Pink Martini
, electric classical, jazz ,and pop arrangements with the “little orchestra,” featuring performances by the von Trapps, the great-grandchildren of the “Sound of Music” family; $29-59; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 8pm
Sun Mar 9
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Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend
, an all-new stage adventure with your favorite PBS characters; $16.50-50.50; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, i wireless Center, 1201 River Dr, Moline, IL, iwirelessCenter.com, 6:30pm
Thu Mar 13
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Kelly’s Irish Pub & Eatery St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
, annual weekend celebration of all things Irish, with live music, dance, the Skydiving Leprechauns, magic, food and drink, and more; for information, call 563-344-0000, Kelly’s Irish Pub & Eatery, 2222 E. 53rd St., Davenport, IA, KellysIrishPubAndEatery.com,
Fri Mar 14 thru Mon Mar 17
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St. Patrick Society Grand Parade XXIX
, the only interstate St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the United States, it will start at the corner of 4th Avenue and 23rd Street in Rock Island; the parade will travel through downtown Rock Island, across the Mississippi River via the Centennial Bridge, and proceed through downtown Davenport to Second and Harrison Streets; free, The District of Rock Island, 16 1/2 St., Rock Island, IL, StPatsQC.com, 11:30am
Sat Mar 15
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 Jim Gaffigan
, standup comedian and film and  TV star on his “The White Bread Tour”; $39.75-49.75; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 7pm
Thu Mar 20
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Alice in Chains
, chart-topping grunge rockers in concert, with an opening set by Monster Truck; $39.50-69.50; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler  Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 8pm
Fri May 23
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Bryan Adams
, solo acoustic concert with the chart-topping rocker; $31.50-77; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 8pm
Thu Mar 27
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An Evening with Joe Bonamassa
, blues-rock musician in concert; $71-101; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 8pm
Sat Apr 19
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Red Green
, Canada’s foremost handyman comedian on his “How To Do Everything Tour”; $49.50; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 7pm
Thu May 1
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Beaux Arts Spring Festival
, annual art-festival weekend featuring juried fine art and crafts, live music, children’s activities, a food court, and more; for information, e-mail BeauxArtsFair@gmail.com, Figge Art Museum Plaza, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport, IA, BeauxArtsFair.com, 10am
Sat May 10 and Sun May 11
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Daniel O’Donnell
, concert with the Irish singing sensation; $57-87; for tickets, call 800-745-3000, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport, IA, AdlerTheatre.com, 7pm
Wed Jun 4
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Gumbo Ya Ya
, annual outdoor celebration of Cajun culture with live zydeco, jazz, and Cajun music, vendors, and more; for information, call 309-788-6311, The District of Rock Island, 16 1/2 St., Rock Island, IL, GumboYaYaFestival.com,
Fri Jun 6 and Sat Jun 7
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Iowa Arts Festival
, weekend- long, award-winning festival features over 125 local and national artists, live music and entertainment on two stages, a Global Village for kids to learn about other countries and cultures, Children’s Day featuring activities and entertainment, a Culinary Row, and an Emerging Artist Area featuring upcoming student artists;, Downtown Iowa City, IA, SummerOfTheArts.org,
Fri Jun 6 thru Sun Jun 8
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QC Pridefest
, annual celebration of LGBT culture, featuring a street fair, a shopping mecca, regional entertainment, a carnival, an interactive arts & sports jubilee, an open-air picnic, fireworks, and more;, Davenport Rainbow District, 2nd St., Davenport, IA, QCPride.org,
Sat Jun 7 and Sun  Jun 8
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VISUAL ARTS
OPENINGS & GALLERY EVENTS
Scott & Rock Island Counties
March
Bombs and Buffalos: Artist Lecture
, held in conjunction with the opening for the Catich Gallery exhibit featuring prints on paper and “printstallations” by John Hitchcock; free; for information, contact Leslie Grossman at 563/333-6444 or catich@sau.edu, Galvin Fine Arts Center, 2101 Gaines St., Davenport, IA, SAU.edu, 4pm
Thu Mar 6
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Bombs and Buffalos: Opening Reception
, held in conjunction with the opening for the Catich Gallery exhibit featuring prints on paper and “printstallations” by John Hitchcock; free; for information, contact Leslie Grossman at 563/333-6444 or catich@sau.edu, Catich Gallery - St. Ambrose University, 2101 Gaines St., Davenport, IA, SAU.edu, 5pm
Thu Mar 6
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Closing Reception: Withdrawings
, with exhibit artist Rita Grendze; for information, contact Zaiga Thorson at thorsonz@bhc.edu or 309-796-5469, Black Hawk College ArtSpace Gallery, 6600 34th Ave, Moline, IL, BHC.edu, 4pm
Thu Mar 6
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Withdrawings: Artist Presentation & Discussion
, with exhibit artist Rita Grendze; for information, contact Zaiga Thorson at thorsonz@bhc.edu or 309-796-5469, Black Hawk College ArtSpace Gallery, 6600 34th Ave, Moline, IL, BHC.edu, 2pm
Thu Mar 6
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Wine and Art: Mixed Media with Gloria Burlingame
, enjoy interesting, fun studio art activities paired with a glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres and great conversation; $20; pre-registration required; for information and to register, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 6pm
Thu Mar 6
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Thursdays at the Figge
, art-themed activities, discussions, tours, refreshments, and more; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 5pm
Thu Mar 6 thru Thu Mar 27
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Reception: Jessica Gondeck and James Brown
, paintings and etchings by Gondeck, and mixed media by Brown; refreshments served; free; for information, call 309-793-1213, Quad City Arts Center, 1715 2nd Ave, Rock Island, IL, QuadCityArts.com, 7pm
Fri Mar 7
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“Landscape” Exhibition Tour
, docent-led tour of the new exhibition by Ingalena Klenell and Beth Lipman; free with $4-7 museum admission; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArt.org, 1:30pm
Sat Mar 15
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Reception - Young Artists at the Figge: Moline
, reception for student artists; free with $4-7 museum admission; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St,
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Dawn Wohlford-Metallo’s
She Always Tries to Mea-sure Up
 @ Quad City International Airport Gallery through April 30
FESTIVALS/MAJOR EVENTS
VISUAL ARTSMUSICLITERARY ARTSTHEATREDANCECOMEDYMUSEUMSMOVIESSPORTSOTHER EVENTSLECTURESCOURSESMEETINGSHEALTHSENIORS
Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 12:30pm
Sun Mar 16
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“Landscape” Exhibition Tour
, docent-led tour of the new exhibition by Ingalena Klenell and Beth Lipman; free with $4-7 museum admission; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArt.org, 1:30pm
Sun Mar 23
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Final Fridays at Bucktown
, exhibits, demonstrations, and more; for information, call 563-424-1210, Bucktown Center for the Arts, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport, IA, BucktownArts.com, 6pm
Fri Mar 28
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Reception - Young Artists at the Figge: North Scott
, reception for student artists; free with $4-7 museum admission; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 12:30pm
Sun Mar 30
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April
Book Arts Demonstration: “Make It Big II,” a Steamroller Event
, multiple interactive activities for all ages, free letterpress postcards, live music and information about the Book Arts program; demonstration of ink and print hand-carved blocks and large relief prints, made with a one-ton steamroller; free; for information, contact Joseph Lappie at lappiejosephd@sau.edu or Alison Filley at filleyalisonm@sau.edu, Galvin Fine Arts Center, 2101 Gaines St., Davenport, IA, SAU.edu, 3pm
Thu Apr 3
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Thursdays at the Figge
, art-themed activities, discussions, tours, refreshments, and more; for information, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 5pm
Thu Apr 3 thru Thu Apr 24
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Clothesline Project Display
, in the Ambrose Hall Beehive Lounge on Locust St.; a display of t-shirts honoring women who have been affected by violence; materials will be available for those who want to make shirts; free; for information, contact Katy Strzepek at 563-333-6113 or StrzepekKatyA@sau.edu, St. Ambrose University, 518 W. Locust, Davenport, IA, SAU.edu, 10am
Thu Apr 3
.
Wine and Art: Printmaking with Cindy Bergthold
, enjoy interesting, fun studio art activities paired with a glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres and great conversation; $20; pre-registration required; for information and to register, call 563-326-7804, Figge Art Museum, 225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA, FiggeArtMuseum.org, 6pm
Thu Apr 3
.
Spring Fling Craft Show
, for information, call 563-210-2626, Harmony Hills Baptist Church, 1642  Tanglefoot Ln., Bettendorf, IA,
Sat Apr 5
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More Than 300 Family-Friendly Events in the KWQC Family Fun Guide Starting on Page 32

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