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.
Blackhawk Park Valentine - Head out to Watch Tower Lodge at Black Hawk State Historic Site on Thursday, February 14, from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm for the Valentine Indoor Music and Moonlight Walk. You can go for a stroll on a luminary-lit trail or just go into the Lodge and keep warm by the fire while enjoying fresh donuts and cider or hot cocoa. There will be music provided by Just4Fun.This is fun for singles, couples and families. The event is free. For more information, call (309) 788-9536.
The 2019 Outdoor Show – The Outdoor Show will be coming to the Quad City Expo Center February 14 through February 17, 2019. Hours are Thursday, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Friday 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adults are $8.00, kids between ages of 6 and 15 are $1.00 and kids under 6 are free. Advance tickets are available online at www.qccaexpocenter.com.
Community Crime Prevention Partnership Meeting – On Wednesday, February 20, 2019 the Police Department will continue their monthly informational meetings intended to strengthen existing partnerships with the citizens of Rock Island. This month’s topic will cover police services. The meeting will take place at the Police Department Community Room at 1212 5th Avenue from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.