Coming Up Soon in Iowa
- MAKE A RESIN PENDANT Iowa City IA March 2, 2024, 10:00 am.
Instructor Victor Schmidt will guide you on how to design a pendant with something you bring from home—a photograph, image, small item—which you imbed to resin to make a pendant. Some materials will be provided. Learn to mix resin and pour it into a pendant mold. The resin will have to be cured overnight, so participants will have to come back the next day or after to finish their project. No experience needed. Registration includes all materials and instruction; sign up here.
- HEALING THE WOUNDS: UNPACKING RACIAL TRAUMA AND BUILDING COMMUNITY Davenport IA March 2, 2024, 12:00 pm.
Identify and develop tools to heal from racial trauma with Dr. Tiffany Stoner-Harris a graduate of the University of Iowa and licensed clinical therapist who has worked in the mental health industry for over 25 years. This event is a collaboration of the Davenport Civil Rights Commission, Transitions Mental Health Services, St. Ambrose University School of Social Work, and the Metrocom NAACP of Davenport. Registration is required and includeslunch service and child care.
- NETTED CABOCHON Iowa City IA March 3, 2024, 12:00 pm.
Cheryl Weatherford of Chereal Designs leads this class that is ideal for beginners curious about wire work. Use copper wire, hematite beads and a natural gemstone cabochon to create an intricate-looking pendant. registration includes all materials and instruction featuring large-screen demos. Sign up here or call 319 338-1566.
Coming Up Soon in Illinois
- VIVA LA DIVAS Rock Island IL March 1, 2024, 7:00 pm.
- QC ECKANKAR CENTER OPEN HOUSE Moline IL March 3, 2024, 12:00 pm.
The QC Eckankar Center, part of the Quad Cities for 40 years, holds an open house for anyone seeking to better understand the teachings of ECK, which emphasizes love, gratitude and spiritual freedom. Featuring snacks and the chance to chat. This event is presented by the Illinois Satsang Society, Inc. With questions, call 563-549-3608.
- WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH PUB TRIVIA Wilmette IL March 6, 2024, 8:00 pm. The LWV of Wilmette hosts this "friendraiser" in honor of Women's History Month. Stewpendous Productions will lead the gaming. You can sign on here for $5 each as a a solo player, or with teams of four to six people. Admission fees go toward the League of Women Voters Education Fund, established in 1957 to helps educate voter through forums and more.
- GREEN DRINKS: COLLEGE ENVIRONMENTAL CLUBS Rock Island IL March 7, 2024, 5:00 pm.
Come learn about the environmental clubs at area colleges and universities at this monthly Green Drinks gathering by Progressive Action for the Common Good's Environmental Forum. Meet speakers from the Augustana College Sierra Club; St. Ambrose University's Green Life; and Black Hawk College's Clean Sphere.