Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword
Like this
2Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
WQAD Terry Swails Family Fun Guide Published by the River Cities' Reader

WQAD Terry Swails Family Fun Guide Published by the River Cities' Reader

Ratings: (0)|Views: 185 |Likes:
Published by River Cities Reader

More info:

Published by: River Cities Reader on Mar 01, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

11/09/2012

pdf

text

original

 
 5  6  3  . 3  6  . 8  0 
www . g g e a  t  m u s  e um . o g
introduces
The Figge Art Museum
A CreativeSpace for Families
Visit 
 
the Figge ArtMuseum and explorethe many family friendlygalleries and exhibitions.
 Artica
encouragesvisitors to look,imagine and create!
 
WQAD/Terry Swails Family Fun Guide
• Spring 2012
Wc
 
to the Spring 2012 WQAD/Terry Swails Family Fun Guide, a special supplement to the
River Cities’ Reader 
s Spring Guide. We have separated our children’s calendar from the regular sea-sonal guide and made it easier to navigate so that you can find the perfect events for your kidsand family. We’ve also added fun activities related to some of the hundreds of things happening over the next three months in the Quad Citiesand surrounding areas. So any day your children complain about being bored, you’re sure to find the perfect antidote here.
March
Doodlebugs Preschool Program:Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
, preschoolersand their adult companions will doodlewith pencils and wear their Seuss-iestattire for this super-silly birthday party;free; for information, call 319-366-7503,Cedar Rapids Public Library, 500 1st St SE,Cedar Rapids, IA, http://www.crma.org,10:30am
Fri Mar 2
.
Scrap Club
, kids learn scrapbookingand paper crafting techniques, photopreservation and more; for informationand to register, call 309-756-9978, Rock Island County Extension, 321 W 2nd Ave,Mi lan, IL, http://www.web.extension.illinois.edu/hmrs, 3:30pm
Sun Mar 4
.
Kid Creations
, on Tuesdays; kids candrop in after school to make, create,and construct art, crafts, and more;free; for information, call 563-326-7832, Fairmount Street Library, 3000 N.Fairmount St., Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3:30pm
Tue Mar 6thru Tue Mar 27
.
The Great Design
, on Wednesdays;teens can create large-scale art bythemselves or in groups, designing worldsusing pencils, pens, and other media;free; for information, call 563-326-7832,Davenport Public Library - Eastern Ave.Branch, 6000 Eastern Ave., Davenport, IA,http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3pm
Wed Mar 7 thru Wed Mar 28
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuringa story and a craft; free; for information,call 309-732-7323, Rock Island PublicLibrary - Main Library, 401 19th, Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
Mon Mar 12
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuringa story and a craft; free; for information,call 309-732-7323, Rock Island PublicLibrary - Southwest Branch, 9010Ridgewood Rd., Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
MonMar 19
.
Photography
, for ages 9 & older;this class offers tips and advice to thoseinterested in the art of photography; anevent in the 4-H Super Saturdays YouthProject Days series; $10; for informationand to register, call 309-756-9978, Rock Island County Extension, 321 W 2nd Ave,Milan, IL, http://web.extension.illinois.edu/hmrs,
Sat Mar 24
.
Doodlebugs Preschool Program:Happy Birthday, M.C. Hammer!
,preschoolers and their adult companionswill doodle and learn some hip-hopdance moves with Charlie Vogel from theDancer’s Edge; free; for information, call319-366-7503, Hiawatha Public Library,150 West Willman, Hiawatha, IA, http://www.crma.org, 10:30am
Fri Mar 30
.
April
Kid Creations
, on Tuesdays; kids candrop in after school to make, create, andconstruct art, crafts, and more; free; forinformation, call 563-326-7832, FairmountStreet Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3:30pm
Tue Apr 3 thru Tue Apr 24
.
The Great Design
, on Wednesdays; teenscan create large-scale art by themselves orin groups, designing worlds using pencils,pens, and other media; free; for information,call 563-326-7832, Davenport Public Library- Eastern Ave. Branch, 6000 Eastern Ave.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3pm
Wed Apr 4 thru Wed Apr 25
.
Doodlebugs Preschool Program:Happy Birthday, Raphael!
, preschoolersand their adult companions will doodle andconjure up a fire-breathing dragon basedon Raphael’s painting of St. George; free;for information, call 319-366-7503, CedarRapids Museum of Art, 410 Third Ave., CedarRapids, IA, http://www.crma.org, 10:30am
Fri Apr 6
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuring astory and a craft; free; for information, call309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library- Main Library, 401 19th, Rock Island, IL,http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
MonApr 9
.
Teen Book Sculpting
, repurpose hard-cover books into works of art; free; forinformation, call 563-326-7832, FairmountStreet Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 2pm
Sat Apr 21
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuring astory and a craft; free; for information, call309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library- Southwest Branch, 9010 Ridgewood Rd.,Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
Mon Apr 23
.
Doodlebugs Preschool Program: HappyBirthday, Samuel Morse!
, preschoolersand their adult companions will doodleand create a secret code using color and adecoder to go with it; free; for information,call 319-366-7503, Hiawatha Public Library,150 West Willman, Hiawatha, IA, http://www.crma.org, 10:30am
Fri Apr 27
.
May & June
Kid Creations
, on Tuesdays; kids candrop in after school to make, create, andconstruct art, crafts, and more; free; forinformation, call 563-326-7832, FairmountStreet Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3:30pm
Tue May 1 thru Tue May 29
.
The Great Design
, on Wednesdays; teenscan create large-scale art by themselves orin groups, designing worlds using pencils,pens, and other media; free; for information,call 563-326-7832, Davenport Public Library- Eastern Ave. Branch, 6000 Eastern Ave.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 3pm
Wed May 2 thru Wed May 30
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuring astory and a craft; free; for information, call309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library- Main Library, 401 19th, Rock Island, IL,http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
MonMay 7
.
Messy Monday
, for ages 3-6; featuring astory and a craft; free; for information, call309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library- Southwest Branch, 9010 Ridgewood Rd.,Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 6pm
Mon May 21
.
Saran Sculptures
, create life-sizesculptures and other works of art with clearplastic; free; for information, call 563-326-7832, Fairmount Street Library, 3000 N.Fairmount St., Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 2pm
Sat May 12
.
Family Fun Day
, free; for information, call319-366-7503, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art,410 Third Ave., Cedar Rapids, IA, http://www.crma.org, 11am
Sat Jun 2
.
Kidz Days at RME featuring TerryHanson
, an educational program gearedfor children pre-school to 12 years of age that is centered on live music andother performances just for kids, with aspecial Drum Circle led by Hanson; $5for parents, kids free; for information, call563-326-1333, RME Community Stage,131 W. 2nd St., Davenport, IA, http://www.rivermusicexperience.org, 10:30am
SatMar 17
.
 Jim Gill
, concert with noted children’smusician and author; $4; for information,call 563-344-4106, Family Museum, 2900Learning Campus Dr, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.familymuseum.org, 2pm
Sun Mar 11
.
Kidz Days at RME
, an educationalprogram geared for children pre-schoolto 12 years of age that is centered on livemusic and other performances just for kids;$5 for parents, kids free; for information,call 563-326-1333, RME Community Stage,131 W. 2nd St., Davenport, IA, http://www.rivermusicexperience.org, 10:30am
SatApr 21
.
Music, Noise, & Silence
, family concertfeaturing the Des Moines Symphony,with Joseph Giunta conducting; a touringproduction in the Wellmark Blue Cross &Blue Shield Family Series; $10; for tickets,call 800-745-3000, Civic Center of GreaterDes Moines, 221 Walnut St., Des Moines, IA,http://www.civiccenter.org, 1pm
Sat Apr21
.
Kidz Days at RME
, an educational programgeared for children pre-school to 12 years of age that is centered on live music and otherperformances just for kids; $5 for parents, kidsfree; for information, call 563-326-1333, RMECommunity Stage, 131 W. 2nd St., Davenport,IA, http://www.rivermusicexperience.org,10:30am
Sat May 19
.
Weekly StorytimeS
March
Preschool Storytimes
, on Thursdays;stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes forages 3-5; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 10am
Thu Mar1 thru Thu Mar 8
.
Toddler Story Time at the CRMA
, on Thursdays; featuring stories, songs, andaction rhymes; free; for information, call319-366-7503, Cedar Rapids Museumof Art, 410 Third Ave., Cedar Rapids, IA,http://www.crma.org, 1:30pm
Thu Mar 1thru Thu Mar 29
.
Toddler Story Time
, on Thursdays;free; for information, call 563-326-7832,Davenport Public Library - Eastern Ave.Branch, 6000 Eastern Ave., Davenport, IA,http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
Thu Mar 1 thru Thu Mar 29
.
Children’s Storytimes for Ages 0-5
, onFridays; free; for information, call 309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library - MainLibrary, 401 19th, Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 10:30am
Fri Mar2 thru Fri Mar 9
.
Eldridge Library Preschool & ToddlerStory Time
, on Fridays; stories, songs, andcrafts for ages 0-5; for information, call 563-381-1797, Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave.,Eldridge, IA, http://www.scottcountylibrary.org, 10am
Fri Mar 2 thru Fri Mar 30
.
Preschool Story Time
, on Fridays;free; for information, call 563-326-7832,Davenport Public Library - Eastern Ave.Branch, 6000 Eastern Ave., Davenport, IA,http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
FriMar 2 thru Fri Mar 30
.
Preschool Story Time
, on Fridays;free; for information, call 563-326-7832, Fairmount Street Library, 3000 N.Fairmount St., Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
Fri Mar 2 thruFri Mar 30
.
Preschool Storytimes
, on Mondays;stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes forages 3-5; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 6:30pm
MonMar 5 thru Mon Mar 26
.
Baby Story Time
, on Mondays; free; forinformation, call 563-326-7832, FairmountStreet Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St.,Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
Mon Mar 5 thru Mon Mar 26
.
Book Bunch Club
, on Tuesdays; smallbook club with activities for children ages7-9; kids receive their book on the first night;free; for information, call 309-524-2470,Moline Public Library, 3210 41st St, Moline,IL, http://www.molinelibrary.com, 6:30pm
Tue Mar 6 thru Tue Mar 27
.
 
Terry Swails Family Fun Guide
• Spring 2012
Answers: Page 15
Children’s Storytimes for Ages 0-5
,free; for information, call 309-732-7323,Rock Island Public Library - 30/31 Branch,3059 30th St., Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 10:30am
Tue Mar 6
.
Preschool Storytimes
, on Tuesdays;stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes forages 3-5; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 10am
Tue Mar6 thru Tue Mar 27
.
Baby Story Time
, on Tuesdays; free; forinformation, call 563-326-7832, DavenportPublic Library - Eastern Ave. Branch, 6000Eastern Ave., Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
Tue Mar 6 thruTue Mar 27
.
Children’s Storytimes for Ages 0-5
,free; for information, call 309-732-7323,Rock Island Public Library - SouthwestBranch, 9010 Ridgewood Rd., Rock Island, IL,http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 10:30am
Wed Mar 7
.
Preschool Storytimes
, on Wednesdays;stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes forages 3-5; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 10am
Wed Mar7 thru Wed Mar 28
.
Toddler Story Time
, on Wednesdays;free; for information, call 563-326-7832, Fairmount Street Library, 3000 N.Fairmount St., Davenport, IA, http://www.davenportlibrary.com, 10am
Wed Mar 7thru Wed Mar 28
.
Preschool Story Time
, on Thursdays at9:30 & 10:45am; stories, finger plays, andhands-on activities for children ages 3-5 notyet in kindergarten; free; for information, call309-524-2470, Moline Public Library, 321041st St, Moline, IL, http://www.molinelibrary.com,
Thu Mar 8 thru Thu Mar 29
.
Pleasant Valley ICCA Battle of theBooks
, on Thursdays; stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes for ages 3-5; free; forinformation, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus,Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 10am
Thu Mar 22 thru Thu Mar 29
.
Children’s Storytimes for Ages 0-5
,on Wednesdays; free; for information, call309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library- Southwest Branch, 9010 Ridgewood Rd.,Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 10:30am
Wed Mar 28
.
Children’s Storytimes for Ages 0-5
, onFridays; free; for information, call 309-732-7323, Rock Island Public Library - MainLibrary, 401 19th, Rock Island, IL, http://www.rockislandlibrary.org, 10:30am
Fri Mar 30
.
April
Preschool Storytimes
, on Mondays;stories, songs, finger plays, and rhymes forages 3-5; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 6:30pm
MonApr 2 thru Mon Apr 23
.
Tummy Time
, on Mondays; storiesand activities for ages 0 - 3 and an adultcaregiver; free; for information, call 563-344-4175, Bettendorf Public Library, 2950Learning Campus, Bettendorf, IA, http://www.bettendorflibrary.com, 10am
Mon Apr2 thru Mon Apr 23
.
1)
The Curse of the Cheese ______.
A)
Pyramid 
B)
Sandwich
C)
Stealer 
2)
The Phantom of the ______.
A)
Gallery
B)
Oprah
C)
Subway
3)
Field Trip to ______.
A)
Broadway
B)
Niagara Falls
C)
the Statue of Liberty
4)
Valley of the Giant ______.
A)
Dolls
B)
Felines
C)
Skeletons
5)
The Peculiar ______ Thief.
A)
Chicken
B)
Pumpkin
C)
Token
6)
Save the ______! 
A)
Dates
B)
Rodents
C)
White Whale
Geronimo Stilton Adventure
Bettendorf Public Library
Tuesday, May 8, 4 p.m.
W
ith nearly 50 entries in the series to date, theGeronimo Stilton adventures are amongthe most popular children’s books of the 21st Century, telling of a mild-manneredbut intrepid New York City mouse who goes onfantastic journeys and solves mysteries with theaid of his sister, cousin, and nephew. On May 8,the Bettendorf Public Library will celebrate thefurry character with mystery-solving activitiesled by Geronimo himself; see how well you knowthe mouse’s literary history by filling in the missingword (or words) in these six Geronimo Stilton book titles.

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->