Global Gathering Korea celebrates heritage, culture at Bettendorf Public Library
Throughout October, the Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, will feature Global Gathering Korea, a series of programs and activities related to Korea and its people.
The two-month celebration of culture, heritage and tradition will include displays of objects and art, and new library materials available for checkout.
Featured programs include a Tae Kwon Do demonstration Saturday, Oct. 28.
The complete program guide for Global Gathering Korea, visit bit.ly/GlobalGatheringBrochure.
IONS-QC focuses on personality today
The Institute of Noetic Sciences Quad-Cities Community Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, at the Bettendorf Public Library.
Meg Bolich and Alice Martin will present “Come Meet Some ‘People on the Street’” about the enneagram, a dynamic personality system that describes nine distinct and different patterns of thinking, feeling and acting.
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Bettendorf Public Library
Oct. 14: Bulgogi Cooking and Kimchi Tasting
Oct. 14: Mystery Book Discussion Group: The Investigation
Oct. 16: Creation Studio Drop-in: Korean Paper Fans
Oct. 18: Casual Coffee with All Iowa Reads Author Michelle Hoover
Oct. 18: Contemporary Books Discussion Group: Nothing to Envy
Oct. 18: Contemporary Books Discussion Group: The Vegetarian
Oct. 19: Trax from the Stax: K-Pop presented by Juno Lee
Oct. 21: Chess Club Exploration
Oct. 21: Lego Club
Oct. 23: Creation Studio Drop-in: Kinetic Yarn Rope
Oct. 24: World Affairs Council: Across the 38th and Back Again: Iowans in the Korean War
Oct. 27: Brown Bag Lunch Concert - Lewis Knudsen
Oct. 28: "Book Explorer's Junior: The Island of Dr. Libris"
Oct. 28: Tae Kwon Do Demonstration
Oct. 30: Community Connections: Korea Travelogue
Oct. 30: Creation Studio Drop-in: Korean Ddakji Game
Nov. 1: Medicare Q&A with SHIIP
Nov. 2: Reading Assistance Dogs
LeClaire Community Library
Upcoming events at the LeClaire Community Library:
All month: Food for Fines
Oct. 16: Seasonal Scenery with Burt Gearhart, 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 19: Teen Advisory Group, 4:30 p.m.
Oct. 19: Mad Mixture with the Grout Museum, 6 p.m.
Oct. 20, 21: Friends of the Library Semi-Annual Book Sale, 10 a.m.
Oct. 21: Pumpkin Palooza, 10:30 a.m.
Oct. 24: Junior Explorers: Fire Safety, 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 25: Adult Book Club: "A Great Reckoning" by Louise Penny, 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 27: Drop-In Tech Help, 2 p.m.
Oct. 28: DIY: Holiday Gift Glass Block, 11 a.m.
Nov. 1: Crafternoon, 3 p.m.
Nov. 2: Mini Makers, 10:30 a.m.
Nov. 2: Tinker Lab: Sphero Robots, 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 4: Card making with Donna Banta, 11 a.m.
Nov. 9: Mostly True Tales with Spinsby & Wales, 6:30 p.m.
Nov. 13: Mug Meals, 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 14: Biblioteens, 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 16: Teen Advisory Group, 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 18: Beginner's Knitting with Bambi Suits, 11 a.m.
Nov. 21: Junior Explorers: Farming, 6:30 p.m.
Nov. 22: Adult Book Club: "Faithful" by Alice Hoffman, 6:30 p.m.