Date: Friday, February 8, 2013; Saturday, February 9, 2013
The Quad City Engineering and Science Council will hold the sixth annual Battle of the Bridges contest at the Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Hours are 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday (high school teams); 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday (elementary, middle school, college, and family teams). Teams of up to four people will have three hours to build a model bridge. Free for spectators. See the website or call (563) 324-1054, ext. 266 for details.