PSL-Show Information – October 2013 – Updated 10/31

October 2013

Thursday, October 31

– Easy Halloween Games For Kids. Becca Armstrong, Who-Arted.com

Pumpkin Bowling

– Halloween Safety. Keehn Hart, Safe Kids Quad Cities

Leftover Candy Ideas. Nina Struss, Hy-Vee Dietitian

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Wednesday, October 30

– Optimal Fetal Positioning. Rita Ledbetter, Quad Cities Birth Coalition

Quad Cities Birth Conference
Saturday, 9:00am – Noon
Center for Active Seniors, Inc. (CASI)
1035 W. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
(309) 236-9436
Website

Babywearing. Sarah Moore, Quad Cities Birth Coalition

Savory Chicken Pie. Chef Russell Bolar, Pepperjack's American Food & Spirits

Teen Anxiety. Chris McCormick Pries, ARNP, Vera French Community Mental Health Center

A Better Way To Treat Teen Anxiety
Monday, 7:00pm
Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University
2000 Scott Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 383-1900
Website

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Tuesday, October 29

– Halloween Treats. Stephanie Godke, Cooking Instructor

Localized “War of the Worlds.” Johnna Klossing, St. Ambrose University

“War of the Worlds”
Tomorrow, 7:00pm
KALA 88.5FM
Website

Fall Tree Planting. Michelle Goode, Shademaster Nursery

Go Red For Women. Gwen Tombergs, Event Chair

Go Red For Women Luncheon
Tuesday, November 12
Doors open at 10:30am
Lunch and program at Noon
Davenport RiverCenter
136 E. 3rd Street
(563) 323-4321
Website

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Monday, October 28

Fall Fashion Show. Holly Bell, MAXX Models & Talent

Clothing from:

Cato Fashions – Davenport, IA

Vignettes – LeClaire, IA

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Friday, October 25

– Harvest Decor. Nancy Stevens, Floral Designer – Meyer Landscape & Design

– Gravert's Apple Basket Orchard. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Gravert's Apple Basket Orchard
54757 Highway 52
Sabula, IA
(563) 687-2298
Website

– Terror at Skellington Manor. Michael Steen, Co-Owner

Terror at Skellington Manor
Tonight & Tomorrow, 7:00pm – Midnight
Sunday, 7:00 – 10:00pm
Light-on Tour Tomorrow, 1:00 – 4:00pm
420 18th Street
Rock Island, IL
(563) 344-9187
Website

– Assertive Communication. Mollie Schmelzer, Psychotherapist – QC Counselor

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Thursday, October 24

– Brain Specimen Cupcakes & Witches Brew-tini. Elizabeth Hill, Hy-Vee Chef

Click here for the Brain Specimen Cupcakes recipe

Click here for the Witches Brew-tini recipe

Grown Up Treats & Cocktails
Tuesday, October 29
6:00 – 8:00pm

In-Store Trick or Treating
Wednesday, October 30
4:00 – 7:00pm

Hy-Vee
2200 W. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
(563) 391-0213
Facebook

– Candy Alternatives. Becca Armstrong, Who-Arted.com

– Rock, Gem & Jewelry Show. Craig Moore, Black Hawk Gem & Mineral Club

Rock, Gem & Jewelry Show
Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, 10:00am – 3:30pm
Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds
2815 W. Locust Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 445-3034
Website

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Wednesday, October 23

Micro-Needling. Benjamin Van Raalte, M.D., F.A.C.S., Iowa Plastic Surgery

Parenting Depressed Adolescents. Brenda Shostrom, RN, PhD, St. Ambrose University

– Bean Benefits & 30 Minute Chili. Kristen Decker, Hy-Vee Dietitian

Click here for the 30 Minute Chili recipe

Holiday Spending Plan. George Villa, Villa Tax Advisory Group

Click here for the Holiday Budget Worksheet

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Tuesday, October 22

Losing Weight with Mantras. John Degreve, Patient & Ilesh Kurani, M.D.

QC Medical Group and Weight Loss Clinic
(309) 517-1180
Website

– Trending Halloween Costumes. Lisa Daman, Spirit Halloween

– Meet The Unhuggables of the Forest. Chuch Wester, Black Hawk State Historic Site

Meet The Unhuggables
Friday, 6:30 – 8:00pm
Singing Bird Nature Center
Black Hawk State Historic Site
15th Street, Rock Island, IL
(309) 788-9536
Website

– Young to 100. Tyler Johnson, D.C.

Staying Young For 100 Years
Thursday, November 7
6:00pm
Johnson Chiropractic and Sports Injury
3127 Brady Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 323-2385
Website

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Monday, October 21

– Absolutely Giftable. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

Absolutely Giftable
1113 11th Street
DeWitt, IA
(563) 357-0486

Four Legged Friends. Patti McRae, Quad City Animal Welfare Center

Bridal Mixer & Tasting. Rhonda Groh, The Bakery Davenport

Bridal Mixer & Tasting
Thursday, 6:00 – 8:00pm
Quad City Botanical Center
2525 4th Avenue
Rock Island, IL
(563) 650-6364

– Village of Davenport Boo & Brew. Julie Keehn, Camp McClellan Cellars

Boo & Brew
Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00pm
Village of East Davenport

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Friday, October 18

Straight No Chaser. Tyler Trepp, Iowa Native – Band Member

Straight No Chaser
Tonight, 8:00pm
Adler Theatre
136 E. 3rd Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 326-8555
Website

Kids' Craft Day. Kristen Veto, John Deere Pavilion

Kids' Craft Day
Tomorrow, 10:00am – 4:00pm
John Deere Pavilion
Moline, IL
(309) 765-1000
Website

Pork Month. Chef Jeff Grunder, The Machine Shed

Friday Night at the Movies. Linda Cook, Film Critic

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Thursday, October 17

– Moline High School's “Romeo and Juliet.” Tristan Tapscott, Director

“Romeo and Juliet”
Tonight, Tomorrow and Saturday
7:30pm
Moline High School Auditorium
3600 Avenue of the Cities
(309) 743-1624

Karli Rose Kell Scholarship Fund. Ellis & Kristi Kell, Parents of Karli Rose

Moondance
Tomorrow, 7:00pm
Redstone Room
River Music Experience
129 N. Main Street
Davenport, IA
Website

You can phone (309) 314-8084 or email eekell@qconline.com to donate

Bacon Fest & Dinner. Chef Monika Sudakov, Chestnut Street Inn

Bacon Fest
Friday & Saturday, October 25 & 26
6:30pm
Chestnut Street Inn
Sheffield, IL
(815) 454-2419
Website

Click here for the bread pudding recipe made on PSL

Boy Scouts' Halloween. Nick Norman, Illowa Boy Scouts Council

Halloween at Loud Thunder
Tomorrow through Sunday
Camp Loud Thunder
9906 175th Street West
Illinois City, IL
(563) 388-7233
Website

Click here to order Boy Scouts' popcorn

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Wednesday, October 16

– Apple River Fort Iron Chef Cooking Event. Sheila Ryan & Mary Buck

Iron Chef Cooking
Saturday, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Apple River Fort
311 East Myrtle Street
Elizabeth, IL
(815) 858-2028
Website

Pet Pals Daycare & Boarding Facility. Margee Marsengill, Owner & Andrea Barok, Pet Groomer

Pet Pals
(563) 324-4446
Website

Positioning Yourself as a Top Job Candidate. Erin Hankins, Robert Half International

“Halloween Hustle.” Charlotte Gunnufson, Author

Halloween Hustle Dance Party
Friday, 6:00pm
Barnes & Noble
NorthPark Mall
Website

NorthPark Mall Trick-or-Treat
Friday, 4:00 – 6:00pm
320 W. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA

SouthPark Mall Trick-or-Treat
Saturday, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
4500 16th Street
Moline, IL

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Tuesday, October 15

– Run With The Nations. Amy Rowell, World Relief Moline

Run With The Nations 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
Saturday, 8:30am
Downtown Moline
1204 4th Avenue
(309) 764-2279
Website

Preeclampsia Awareness. Bree Housely, Author of “We Hope You Like This Song”

Saving Grace, A Night of Hope
Friday
6:00pm Tasting begins
7:30pm Program starts
Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
300 E. 9th Street
Coralville, IA
Website

New Hearing Aid Technology. Margaret Christiansen, Au.D., Audiology Consultants

Audiology Consultants
(800) 404-7712
Website

Cheers To Your Health: Cooking With Beer. Dietitian Kim Denman, Hy-Vee

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Monday, October 14

– PSL Get Fit Challenge Preview. Lisa Nelson & Tonya Todd, Fitness Xpress

Click here to enter the PSL Get Fit Challenge. Deadline is Friday.

Four Legged Friends. Vickie Sanders, Animal Aid Humane Society

Open House, Yard Sale & Bake Sale
Saturday, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Animal Aid Humane Society
239 50th Street
Moline, IL
(309) 797-6550
Website

Diabetes Workshops. Kristin Bogdonas, Nutrition and Wellness Educator – University of Illinois Extension

Click here for the Apple Cinnamon Muffins recipe

I On Diabetes
Tuesdays in November
1:00 – 4:00pm
University of Illinois Extension
321 W. 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL
(309) 756-9978
Website

Acts of Kindness. Tina Hayz, Blessed Beginnings Preschool – Trinity Lutheran Church, Moline

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Friday, October 11

– Terror at Skellington Manor. Michael Steen, Co-Owner of Skellington Manor

Terror at Skellington Manor
Through October 27
Thursdays & Sundays, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Fridays & Saturdays, 7:00pm – Midnight
420 18th Street
Rock Island, IL
(563) 344-9187
Website

– “Organic and Raw” What's It All About? Chef Robert Lewis, HappyDiabetic.com & Joe Dunning, Nutritionist

Focus On Health
“Organic and Raw” What's It All About?
Sunday, October 20
10:30am – Noon
Temple Emanuel
1115 Mississippi Avenue
Davenport, IA
(563) 326-4419

Making the Most of Parent Teacher Conferences. Pamela Kirsch, Learning Supports Specialist – Davenport Community Schools

Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

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Thursday, October 10

– K9 Officer Bono. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Canine Costume Contest & Parade
Saturday, 9:30am
Glenroads & LeClaire Veterinary Clinic
2775 Devils Glen Road
Bettendorf, IA
(563) 332-2999
Website

Fall Allergies in Pets. Matt Nelson, DVM, Maple Ridge Veterinary Clinic

Restoring Items Damaged by Fire or Flood. Brent Werner, Werner Restoration Services

Fall Trends For Real Women. Stephanie Dougherty, Dots Fashions

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Wednesday, October 9

– Ballet Quad Cities “Dracula.” Domingo Rubio, Guest Artist & Maggie Huling, Vampiress

Dracula
Friday & Saturday
7:30pm
Scottish Rite Cathedral
800 7th Avenue
Moline, IL
(309) 786-3779
Website

Pumpkin Alfredo. Chef Elizabeth Hill, Hy-Vee

Click here to view this recipe

Cooking Classes
Gluten Free Oktoberfest – Oct. 17, 6:00pm
Chef DISH: Italian Favorites – Oct. 18, 6:00pm
Hands-on Seasonal Cooking – Oct. 22, 6:00pm
Hy-Vee Dining Room
2200 West Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
(563) 391-0213
Facebook

Sleep Habits and Your Health. Angela Gustafson, Genesis Sleep Technologist

Genesis Sleep Disorders Center
(563) 421-1525
Website

Honor The Women. Nancy Donoval, Sexual Violence Prevention Activist & Nicole Cisne Durbin, Family Resources

Honor The Women Luncheon
Friday
Silent auction, 11:00am
Lunch & presentation, Noon
Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center
2021 State Street
Bettendorf, IA
(563) 326-6431
Website

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Tuesday, October 8

Halloween Games. Sarah Gardner, Radish Magazine

Pumpkin Decorating For Different Age Groups. Becca Armstrong, Who-Arted.com

– Great Depression Art at Figge Museum. Theresa Bryant, Feature Reporter

1934: A New Deal For Artists
Through January 5
Figge Art Museum
225 W. 2nd Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 326-7804
Website

Over The Edge & Polar Plunge. Hal Pittman, Special Olympics Iowa CEO & Lynnanne Nguyen, KWQC Reporter

Over The Edge
Wednesday, October 30
8:00am – 4:00pm
Hotel Blackhawk
200 E. 3rd Street
Davenport, IA
(515) 986-5520
Website

Polar Plunge
Saturday, October 26
11:00am registration
Noon plunge
West Lake Park Beach
14910 110th Avenue
Davenport, IA
(515) 986-5520
Website

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Monday, October 7

– Dancing With Local Media Stars. KWQC's Melissa Smith, Bailey Deitz & Bryan Witt

Dancing With Local Stars
Sunday, 2:00 – 6:00pm
Golden Leaf Banquet Center
2902 E. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
Website

Gravert's Apple Basket Orchard. Bryan Witt, Feature Reporter

Gravert's Apple Orchard
54757 Highway 52
Sabula, IA
Website

Entry Door Replacement. Darin Wilson, Suburban Construction

Raising Goats Naturally.” Deborah Niemann, Author

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Friday, October 4

– March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction. Chef Robert Day, The Faithful Pilot Cafe & Spirits

Signature Chefs Auction
Wednesday, 5:30 – 9:00pm
Davenport RiverCenter
136 E. 3rd Street
(563) 265-8386
Website

Scarecrow Making. Ellen Loechner, Quad City Botanical Center

Fall Extravaganza
Sundays, 1:00 – 4:00pm

October 6 – Scarecrow Making
October 13 – Ice Scream Social
October 20 – Pumpkin Carving
October 27 – Monster Mash

Quad City Botanical Center
2525 4th Avenue
Rock Island, IL
(309) 794-0991
Website

Girls' Night Out. Amy Pearson, UnityPoint Health – Trinity

Girls' Night Out
Thursday, 5:30 – 7:30pm
NorthPark Mall
320 W. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA
(309) 779-2067
Website

Movie Reviews. Linda Cook, Film Critic

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Thursday, October 3

– Nest Thermostat. Matt Logue, Koehler Electric Home Services

Koehler Electric
(563) 386-2404
Website

Expecting Expo. Dr. Traci Nelson, Nelson Chiropractic

Expecting Expo
Monday, 5:30 – 7:30pm
Nelson Chiropractic
2377 Cumberland Square Drive
Bettendorf, IA
(563) 359-9541
Website

Niabi Zoofari. Marc Heizman, Niabi Zoo Director & Carey Ralston, Necker's Jewelers

Zoofari
Saturday, 6:00pm – Midnight
Niabi Zoo
Coal Valley, IL
RSVP by Monday
Website

Wells 4 Wellness 5K Run/Walk. Pat Herath, Organizer

Wells 4 Wellness 5K
Saturday, 9:00am
Ben Butterworth Parkway
3000 River Drive
Moline, IL
Website

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Wednesday, October 2

– Great Photos with Any Camera. Gary Stanley, Photographer

Great Photos with Any Camera
Monday, 7:00pm
Moline Viking Club
1450 41st Street
Website

 Mighty Titan Youth Obstacle Mud Run. Nicole Tegeler, Youth Fitness Specialist

Youth Obstacle Mud Run
Saturday, 1:30 – 4:00pm
Howe's Park
200 N. Meadow Lane
Annawan, IL
Website

Shelter Sleepout. Melanie Jones, Humility of Mary Shelter

Shelter Sleepout
Friday night
Registration and activities, 4:00 to 10:00pm
Modern Woodmen Park
209 S. Gaines Street
Davenport, IA
(563) 322-8065
Website

Flavonoids of Fall. Dietitian Nina Struss, Hy-Vee

 

 

 

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