Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube.
Starlight Revue – Lincoln Park and the City’s Parks and Recreation Department will continue its concert series this Tuesday, July 10, 2018 with musical act, Milltown. Dance lessons will start at 6:30 pm with the concert at 7:00 pm. Hy-Vee Grill will provide food and drink for purchase starting at 5:00 pm. For event status, please call (309) 732-7246 in case of inclement weather.
Ready, Set…Kindergarten – The downtown Rock Island Library will hold fun and free activities for your children to prepare and ready themselves for kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year. The event takes place Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm at 401 19th Street.
Swing for Kids Golf Event – The City of Rock Island’s Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a two club best ball tournament on Thursday, July 26, 2018 with registration beginning at 3:00 pm and tee off at 4:30 pm at Saukie Golf Course. The cost is $65.00 per person and that includes 10 holes of golf, cart, drink ticket, goodie bag and meal. Proceeds go towards scholarships for youth and playground equipment for City facilities. Register by July 23, 2018 at www.swingforkids.myevent.com.