Hat Bash provides cheer for Quad-Cities seniors: The fifth-annual Holiday Hat Bash, presented by Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors, is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, for Quad-Cities seniors. The Holiday Hat Bash event includes music, food, a hat contest, raffles, a silent auction and a Necker’s Jewelry giveaway. There will be 25 raffle and silent auction baskets. Hors d’oeuvres and desserts by chefs from local senior living centers will be featured. Hats are optional.

Preregistration of $25 can be made at HatBash.com until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17. Walk-ins are welcome after online registration closes. A suggested $35 donation includes food and three drink tickets. All proceeds will provide holiday gifts and food baskets for Quad-Cities seniors.

For those who cannot attend, donations are gratefully accepted and may be sent to CASI, 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport, IA 52806, or at www.hatbash.com. For information, call 563-386-7477 or visit www.hatbash.com.