PSL-Show Information – July 2013 – Updated 7/31

July 2013

Wednesday, July 31

– Children's Wellness Fair. Melody Schnell, Unity Point Trinity Parish Nurse

Children's Wellness Fair
Saturday, 9am – 1pm
Salem Lutheran Church
1724 15th Street
Moline, IL
(309) 764-5614

It's On The River. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

It's On The River
201 North Main Street
Port Byron, IL
(563) 523-2867

Whiskey Camp. Stephanie Godke, Mississippi River Distilling Company

Summer Gardening Tips. Bruce Curry, Country Corner Farm Market


Tuesday, July 30

– Student Helper Apps. Mark Van Handel, U.S. Cellular

Parent-Child Phone Agreement & Family Protector

Free apps featured:
Math Practice Flash Cards
Political Maps
Catch Notes
U.S. Cellular Family Organizer by Cozi

College Dorm Furnishings. Alexis McDonald, Bed Bath & Beyond

Shopaholic Warning. George Villa, Villa Tax Advisory Group

Iowa's Sales Tax Holiday: August 2 & 3
Click here for Iowa's taxable and exempt list

The Big Latch On. Dr. LuAnne Wells, Natural Adjustments

The Big Latch On
Inside: Friday, 10:30am
RSVP requested
Natural Adjustments
3925 Utica Ridge Road, Suite 1
Bettendorf, IA
(563) 639-9686

The Big Latch On
Outside: Saturday, 10:30am
No RSVP. Registration at 10:00am
Freight House Farmers' Market
421 W. River Drive
Davenport, IA


Monday, July 29

– Camp Abe Lincoln

Camp Abe Lincoln
1624 Front Street
Blue Grass, IA
(563) 381-3053

Four Legged Friends. Vickie Sanders, Animal Aid Humane Society

Hydrate For Your Health. Dietitian Heather Wright, Hy-Vee

Cherry Pickers Curbside Groceries. Kim Varner, Owner

Cherry Pickers Curbside Groceries
(563) 505-0350  Website


Friday, July 26

– Back To School Wellness. Dr. Mitch Mally, Tri-Med Health & Wellness

Tri-Med Health & Wellness
Coaches' Clinic: August 7, 6 – 8pm
Backpack Checkups: thru August 30
4915 Utica Ridge Road
Davenport, IA
(563) 823-5555

New KWQC 9am Sunday program, “On The Money with Maria Bartiromo”

– Health Care Programs at Black Hawk College. Dr. Bettie Truitt, V.P. of Instructional Services

Black Hawk College
(309) 796-5000 Quad-Cities Campus (Moline, IL)
(309) 854-1700 East Campus (Galva, IL)

Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic


Thursday, July 25

– Quad City Nutrition / Truestar Health. Shane Nelson & Eric Alpern, Wellness Consultants

Quad City Nutrition
(563) 579-3555  Website

Sports & Wellness Expo
Today, 5 – 9pm
Tomorrow, 9am – 9pm
Davenport RiverCenter
136 E. 3rd Street

85 year old walks 33rd Bix. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Bix 7 Broadcast Schedule
Tonight, 7 – 8pm Battle Up Brady
7 – 8am Pre-show
8 – 9am Bix 7 Race

Saturday, August 10, 12:30 – 2:30pm

Helping Kids with School Transitions. Dianna Saelens & Kamie Swanson, Davenport Community Schools

Back to School Breakfast & Lunch Ideas. Dietitian Nina Struss, Hy-Vee


Wednesday, July 24

– Forming A Parent-Teacher Relationship. Dr. Cindy Lewis, Principal, Buchanan Elementary

Dress for Less: Consignment Clothes for School. Kristy Mergenthal, Studio K

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy. Dr. Brett Lockman, Advanced Wellness Sports & Spine

Advanced Wellness
4550 E. 53rd Street, Suite 100
Davenport, IA
(563) 332-2152

Domestic Bliss QC. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

Domestic Bliss QC
1700 2nd Avenue, Suite 5
Rock Island, IL
(309) 737-9374


Tuesday, July 23

– Sports Injury Prevention. Matthew Rokes, Physical Therapist

Genesis Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
1702 East 53rd Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 421-9660

Verbal Self Defense. Jeff Underwood, The Bully Expert

William Wundram Parkway

– The Road To Publication. Katie Ganshert, Contemporary Romance Author

The Road To Publication
Saturday, 1-3pm
Midwest Writing Center
225 East 2nd Street
Davenport, IA

Cloth Diaper Service. Wendy Brendel, Soggy Bottom Diaper Service


Monday, July 22

– Financial Preparation for College. Cassy Freedman, The Family Credit Union

Online Career Cruising. Kirk Marske, Career Cruising Quad Cities

Four Legged Friends. Mary Fahrion, King's Harvest Pet Assistance Program

Two-for-One Meals. Becca Fillmore,


Friday, July 19

– Back To School Preparation. Rick Martenson, QC Counselor

Benefits of Early Rising. Julie Barton, Radish Magazine Correspondent

Click here to read Julie's full article

BMX National in East Moline. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

BMX National
Tomorrow, 11:30am
Sunday, 8am
East Moline BMX Speedway
1900 Avenue of the Cities
(309) 796-4455

Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic


Thursday, July 18

– Chocolate Manor Relocated. Rose Mohr, Owner & Chocolatier

Chocolate Manor (New location)
110 E. 2nd Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 355-6600
Facebook page

Engineering Kids Day Camp. Carly Gott, Attendee & Nichole Myles, Putnam Museum

Engineering Kids Day Camp
July 22, Grades 2 and 3
July 23 and 24, Grades 4 – 6
July 25, Grades 4 – 6 (Girls Only)
July 26, Grades 7 and 8
Putnam Museum
1717 W. 12th Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 324-1054

“It's Reigning Cats & Dogs.” Dawn Wohlford-Metallo, Quad City Arts

“It's Reigning Cats & Dogs”
Through August 23
Quad City Arts Gallery
1715 2nd Avenue
Rock Island, IL
(309) 793-1213

Free Knitting & Crochet Lessons. Bambi Suits & Saul Nache, The Yarn Shoppe


Wednesday, July 17

– Learn & Play Day. Kristen Veto, John Deere Pavilion

Learn & Play Day
Saturday, 10am – 4pm
John Deere Pavilion
1400 River Drive
Moline, IL
(309) 765-1000

Sunday Gravy. Chef Jason Stewart, Pasquetti's Pasta Express

Click here for Pasquetti's Get It Today! deal

The Fig Tree. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

Ovarian Cancer Update. Jodie Kavensky, NormaLeah Ovarian Cancer Foundation


Tuesday, July 16

– Shopping Smart Comparisons. Dietitian Marie Ludgate, Hy-Vee

Zion Lutheran Transformation. Brent Werner, Werner Restoration Services

First Day School Supply Drive. Dawn Saul, Davenport Community School District

First Day School Supply Drive
Pick up dates:
Illinois, July 20
Iowa, August 3
Facebook page

Mental Health Movie Nights. Dr. Christine Urish, St. Ambrose University

Mental Health Movie Nights
July 17, “The Soloist”
July 24, “Temple Grandin”
July 31, “A Beautiful Mind”
Aug. 7, “Silver Linings Playbook”
Each film starts at 6:30pm and is free.
St. Paul Lutheran Church
2136 Brady Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 326-3547


Monday, July 15

– 4-H Teen Prepares For Fair. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Clinton County Fair
Wednesday – Sunday
328 East 8th Street
DeWitt, IA

Tudi's Bark In The Park. Karen Russell, Henry Co. Humane Society – Geneseo

Tudi's Bark In The Park
Saturday, 8am
Geneseo, IL
(309) 944-6742

Gutter Caps. Darin Wilson, Suburban Construction

Heartland Jam & The Ultimate Proposal. Michael Arp, Organizer & Carey Ralston, Necker's Jewelers

Heartland Jam
Friday & Saturday
Gates Open At 1pm
Centennial Park
Downtown Davenport, IA


Friday, July 12

– QCAIR Festival D'ete. Ed Hanna, President QCAIR

Festival D'ete
Tomorrow 2-8pm
Schwiebert Riverfront Park
Downtown Rock Island

– Pepperjack's Artisan Pizzas

Pepperjacks Restaurant
1225 E. Kimberly Rd.
Davenport, IA

– Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

– Christmas in July. Becca Armstrong,


Thursday, July 11

– Kewanee Walldogs.

Color Kewanee – Tonight until 10:00pm
Hotrods & Hotdogs – Tomorrow 5pm-Midnight
Walldogs Bday Bash – Saturday 8am-Midnight
Celebrate Kewanee – Sunday Noon-4pm
Downtown Kewanee, IL

– Peter Pan Musical. Story by Bryan Witt

Peter Pan
July 12-14 & 18-21
Thurs. – Sat. 7:30pm
Sunday 2pm
Quad City Music Guild
Prospect Park Auditorium
1584 34th Avenue, Moline IL

– Fitness Xpress Food Drive. Lisa Nelson, Fitness Xpress

Food Drive
Saturday, 8am-Noon
4200 24the Ave., Moline
109-B East 50th St., Davenport

– Fijian Cuisine. Elizabeth Hill, Hy-Vee Chef.

Cooking Class
Fijian Cuisine
Tuesday, 6-8pm
2200 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport.


Wednesday, July 3

– QC Gong Show LIVE. Nichole Payney, Event Organizer

QC Gong Show LIVE
Friday, July 12
5:30pm Doors Open
6:15pm Show
Rock Island High School Auditorium
1400 25th Avenue
(515) 244-2771

River Action Channel Cat Talks. Gayle Rein, Historian

Channel Cat Talk
“Rafting Logs To Quad City Mills”
Tuesday, July 16 & Thursday, July 18
9 – 10:45am
Click here to register online
or call: (563) 322-2969

– Produce Bruce. Bruce Curry, Country Corner Farm Market

Preserving The Taste Of Summer. Dietitian Kristen Decker, Hy-Vee


Tuesday, July 2

– Mississippi Valley Blues Festival. Ellis Kell & The Winter Blues All Stars Band

Mississippi Valley Blues Festival
Thursday – Saturday
Bandshell Stage Relocation Site:
Ripley & West 2nd Streets
Tent Stage Relocation Site:
RME Courtyard
Main & West 2nd Streets

Winter Blues All Stars perform Friday 4 to 5pm at the RME Courtyard

Seven Summer Essentials. Jeff Myer, Best Buy

Resurfacing Bathtubs & Showers. John Connell, Miracle Method

Miracle Method
(563) 271-9327

Food Safety Training. Kathy Jolly Vance, Iowa State University Extension

Food Safety Training
Tuesday, July 16
1:30 & 6:30pm
Louisa County Fair Youth Building
18234 Highway 92
Columbus Junction, IA
(319) 523-2371 ext 202
Email Kathy


Monday, July 1

– Refreshing Summer Drinks. Sarah Gardner, Radish Magazine

Thirst quenchers article

Arthur Murray Dance Studio. Wesley Arnold, Owner

Arthur Murray Dance Studio
221 Brady Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 326-4321

Pet Adopt-A-Thon. Jessica Bielema, Clinton Humane Society

Reduced adoption fees week of July 15
Microchip Clinic:
Wednesday, July 17, 3 – 7pm
Vaccination Clinic:
Thursday, July 18, 4:30 – 7pm
Low-cost Spay/Neuter Clinic:
Friday, July 19, Appointment Only

Clinton Humane Society
1473 Main Avenue
Clinton, IA
(563) 242-2457

Christie Mansion Tour. Michelle McCarten, Studio Seven

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