Former Bears linebacker to speak to Girl Scouts: The Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois will host Mike Mayberry, a former NFL linebacker for the Chicago Bears, at “Raise Your Voice,” an event to be held the weekend of July 12-14 at St. Ambrose University, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport. Mayberry and other speakers will address more than 100 girls, talking about leadership, stereotyping, ethical decision-making, professionalism and nonprofits.

The event is open to all girls going into grades 7-12. Cost is $65 for registered Girl Scouts and $77 for nonmembers. For more information, call 309-788-0833 or email

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