City of Bettendorf early closings and schedule changes due to weather


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Originally Posted Online: Dec. 20, 2012, 11:29 am
Last Updated: Dec. 20, 2012, 3:49 pm
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Press release submitted by Lauran Haldeman, city of Bettendorf

Bettendorf Public Library will close at 5:00 p.m. today, December 20.

The LOOP bus has been cancelled tonight due to the winter weather storm.  It will resume normal operating hours Friday, December 21, 2012.   

The Family Museum will be closing at 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 20, due to weather. All classes for Thursday are cancelled, but Drop-In programming will still be held until closing.

Herbert D. Goettsch Community Center closed at 2:00 pm today, December 20. The center will resume normal hours on Friday, December 21.

All evening fitness classes at the Life Fitness Center have been cancelled.

 














 




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