East Moline-Silvis Kiwanis sponsor trivia night March 9


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Posted Online: Feb. 08, 2013, 11:04 am
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Submitted press release.

A trivia night sponsored by East Moline-Silvis Kiwanis will be Saturday, March 9, at East Moline American Legion, 829 16th Ave., East Moline.
Doors open at 6 p.m. with the game starting at 7 p.m. Cost is $10 per person for teams of up to eight people per table. Participants may bring their own food, but no outside drinks are allowed.
Proceeds will be donated to the Children's Therapy Center, food baskets, Kiwanis ELIMINATE Project, QC food pantries Carbon Cliff Mealsite, East Moline and Silvis libraries.
For Information or advance registration contact Bob Lee (309) 792-2373 or bobcarollee@qconline.com



















 



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