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WHAT’S GOING ON (Continued from page A2) Q-C Paws Holiday Open House: noon to 3 p.m., Rock Island County Animal Care and Control, 4001 78th Ave., Moline. Featuring photos with Santa ($5) as well as special gifts for all pets visiting with Santa. There also will be light refreshments and a limited supply of Q-C Paws holiday t-shirts available for purchase. Donations accepted (cash or item from the Wishlist). Christmas Tea: noon to 5 p.m., Quarters One, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island. Quarters One on Arsenal Island will open for this Christmas Tea and Tour hosted by the Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation. There will be seatings at noon and 3 p.m. Participants can enjoy savory and sweet delights, several types of teas and a guided tour of the historic Quarters One mansion decorated for the holidays. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 309-786-5980 or visit davenporthouse.org. $25. Christmas Hymn Sing: 2-4 p.m., Pleasant View Baptist Church, 6400 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf. Participants can sing some traditional Christmas hymns and carols as well as enjoy special Christmas music presented from the congregation. After the singing, there will be fellowship with cookies and hot cocoa or coffee. Free. Quad-City Wind Ensemble and Big River Brass Band Holiday Concert: 3-4:40 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, 518 Locust St., Davenport. Featuring familiar favorites as well as some new pieces. Free. Monday, Dec. 11 Rock Island High School Orchestra Soup and Symphony: 6-8 p.m., Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 2324 18th Ave., Rock Island. Featuring a wide selection of soups, bread and cookies as well as a performance by the Rock Island High School Rock Orchestra. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. with the musical performance from 7-8 p.m. Proceeds will help provide enrichment opportunities to students, including travel to regional performances and workshops with national musical artists. Freewill donation. Wednesday, Dec. 13 DecemberFest: 4:30-6:30 p.m., Davenport West High School, 3505 W. Locust St., Davenport. Elementary school students can join in holiday fun during this event in the school’s cafeteria. There will be holiday games and crafts as well as treats and drinks being sold for $1. $5. Thursday, Dec. 14 Polar Express Pajama Party: 5-7 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Families of all ages can enjoy a showing of, “The Polar Express 3D,” at 6 p.m. as well as holiday activities including face painting, a hot chocolate station, a make-n-take sleigh bell station, holiday tic-tactoe, a souvenir Putnam ornament and a lightsout adventure through the museum exhibits. Pajamas and flashlights encouraged. Adult price includes a souvenir mug, hot chocolate and a seat in the movie theater. Youth tickets include a souvenir mug, sleigh bell, a seat in the movie theater and all of the holiday activities. $13 youth, $10 adult. Friday, Dec. 15 Polar Express Pajama Party: 3-9 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Families of all ages can enjoy a showing of, “The Polar Express 3D,” at 3:45, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m. as well as holiday activities including face painting, a hot chocolate station, a make-n-take sleigh bell station, holiday tic-tactoe, a souvenir Putnam ornament and a lightsout adventure through the museum exhibits. Pajamas and flashlights encouraged. Adult price includes a souvenir mug, hot chocolate and a seat in the movie theater. Youth tickets include a souvenir mug, sleigh bell, a seat in the movie theater and all of the holiday activities. $13 youth, $10 adult. Supper with Santa: 6-7:30 p.m., Moline Garden Center, 3400 5th Ave., Moline. Featuring an evening with everyone’s favorite man in the red suit. Participants can bring a wish list and a camera (no official photos taken) and visit and take a picture with Santa after dinner. Pizza, refreshments and more will be provided. Space is limited. For more information or to register (required), visit molineparks.com. $5 per person. Country Western Dance: 7-11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. Featuring deejay music for dancing. $7. ComedySportz: 7-9:05 p.m., The Establishment, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Featuring improv comedy played as a sport every Friday and Saturday. Suitable for all ages. $12. November 7, 2017 Thrifty Nickel I PAGE A5 Wheel ‘n’ Steppers Square Dance: Christkindlmarkt Craft Fair: 7-9:30 p.m., Square and Round Dance Hall, 323 1/2 17th St., Bettendorf. Featuring mainstream and two plus tips with local caller Tommy Russell. Round dancing also will be provided. $7, free for spectators. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Featuring a collection of vendors selling crafts, delectables and other holiday goodies. Free. Annual Christmas Star Program: 10 a.m. to noon, Davenport Public Library, 6000 Eastern Ave. Featuring adult tabletop games. Free. Dec. 15-22, 7 p.m., Donald A Schaefer Planetarium, 333 18th St., Bettendorf. Featuring the Bettendorf High School Christmas Star program. This year’s show has been digitally remastered and fitted to the newly renovated projection system that will immerse the audience in a 360 experience like never before. Seating is limited. For more information or to reservs a seat, call 563-332-4516. Free. Greg and Rich: 8-11 p.m., The Phoenix, 111 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free. Davy Knowles with the Travis Ried Band: 8 p.m., Redstone Room, 129 Main St., Davenport. $15 day of show, $12 in advance. Survivor: 9:30-10:45 p.m., The Establishment, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Comedians stranded on improv island must compete until only one survives. Voted off by a tribal council, alliances will be made and hearts will be broken. $7. Saturday, Dec. 16 Saint Mark’s Church: Cookie Walk: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saint Mark’s Church, 1550 7th Ave., Silvis. Featuring a variety of hand-made cookies, candies and cakes for sale. Free. Holiday Tabletop Game Day: Polar Express Pajama Party: 3-9 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Families of all ages can enjoy a showing of, “The Polar Express 3D,” at 3:45, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m. as well as holiday activities including face painting, a hot chocolate station, a make-n-take sleigh bell station, holiday tic-tactoe, a souvenir Putnam ornament and a lightsout adventure through the museum exhibits. Pajamas and flashlights encouraged. Adult price includes a souvenir mug, hot chocolate and a seat in the movie theater. Youth tickets include a souvenir mug, sleigh bell, a seat in the movie theater and all of the holiday activities. $13 youth, $10 adult. Annual Live Nativity: 4-7 p.m., St. James Lutheran Church, 1705 Oak St., Bettendorf. St James Lutheran Church will host this outdoor event featuring the retelling of the Nativity story complete with actors, live animals and carolers. There also will be a free soup and dessert supper and crafts inside the fellowship hall. Canned goods for the St. James food pantry as well as hats, mittens and coats for a sister parish, All Saints of Davenport, willl be accepted. Free. Greg and Rich: 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Jim’s Knoxville Tap, 8716 Knoxville Road, Milan. Free. Wild Oatz Band: 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Bushy’s Bar and Grill, 407 1st Ave., Lyndon. Free. 309: 9:30-10:45 p.m., The Establishment, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Romper Room, Paula Sands Live, Lion’s Den, Avenue of the Cities, A Night In Rock Island none of these are safe and nothing is sacred during this show that features Jeff DeLeon, Patrick Adamson and Big G being short form monsters and stomping mud holes in the things the Q-C holds dear. $7. Sunday, Dec. 17 Polar Express Pajama Party: 12-6:30 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Families of all ages can enjoy a showing of, “The Polar Express 3D,” at 12:30, 3 and 5:30 p.m. as well as holiday activities including face painting, a hot chocolate station, a make-n-take sleigh bell station, holiday tic-tactoe, a souvenir Putnam ornament and a lightsout adventure through the museum exhibits. Pajamas and flashlights encouraged. Adult price includes a souvenir mug, hot chocolate and a seat in the movie theater. Youth tickets include a souvenir mug, sleigh bell, a seat in the movie theater and all of the holiday activities. $13 youth, $10 adult. Nat King Cole: The Trio Years: 6-8 p.m., Redstone Room, 129 Main St., Davenport. Featuring Tony Sconyers and the Ron Tegeler Fourtet. Part of the Third Sunday Jazz Matinee and Workshop series. $15 reserved, $10 general.

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