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Serving those 55 and over Providing an active lifestyle for seniors Visit Events tab at Celebrate Art with us in September! ANGELA DEARKING Plus 60 board member Whether you’re an art affiant, appreciate the artistic talent of others, or are just curious about what inspires an artist, wash off the dust and join Plus 60 Club fellow members during the month of September for a variety of art events. On September 12, join us at Quad City Arts, 1715 2nd Ave., downtown Rock Island from 4-6pm, as Lisa Mahar (acrylic paint on canvas and furniture) and Bill Wohlford (wood carving) present their art and inspiration for their work. Complimentary wine reception follows where you will have an opportunity to visit with the artists. No reservation necessary! If you are a Plus 60 Club or Center for Active Seniors (CASI) member artist with an enthusiasm for photography, painting, drawing or three dimension (any media), plan to enter your work at the Plus 60 Art Show September 12 (10am-4pm) or September 13 (10am-noon) at CASI, 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. You will have the option to just display your work or have it judged by a local professional judge. Then celebrate with fellow Plus 60 and CASI members at the art reception and awards presentation sponsored by the Trust and Wealth Management department of American Bank and Trust Company N.A. on Thursday, September 26 at CASI, 6-8pm. In addition, save the date for the afternoon of Tuesday, September 24, as Plus 60 launches a new Wine and Art Workshop at the Figge Art Museum, Davenport, 2-4pm. Enjoy a studio class paired with a glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres and socializing. Each class features a different medium, and you’ll take home a finished artwork. Supplies, snacks, and wine are provided. Instruction begins at 2 pm preceded by an optional museum tour at 1:30. Registration fee is $25 (non-refundable) and must be postmarked by September 18th. Download the registration form at and mail to “Wine and Art”, QC Plus 60, PO Box 455, Bettendorf, IA 52722. Questions? Call Jane at (553) 449-8555. Learn about an advocacy agency for older adults! SHARON BROOKS Plus 60 club president Genesis Health Systems and Quad City Plus 60 invite QCPlus60 members to an upcoming Healthy Habits Over Lunch program, when the local Alternatives for the Older Adult agency, will share the resources they offer Illinois resident seniors on Thursday, October 3, from 12:00 to 1:00 PM at the Larson Center, 801 Illini Drive, Silvis. Deadline for registration is Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Complimentary box lunches will be provided for all registered Plus60 members. Register no later than September 25th, by going online to and clicking on the Healthy Habits Over Lunch program on the date of October 3rd in the EVENTS Monthly Calendar or by calling Dave at 847-334-6720. This event is for QCPlus60 members only; so please have your Plus60 membership number ready when registering. You will be given a confirmation number when you register to bring with you to the event. Not a Plus 60 member? Join us at any of the above events and become a member on the spot. A single membership is only $10 for three years, or $15 for a couple. It’s that easy! BRIEFLY Meet and Greet Save the date!! Plus 60 members are invited to our Fall Meet and Greet event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 15 at Tangled Wood Restaurant, 3636 Tangledwood Road, Bettendorf. Come out, meet some fellow members, and enjoy your first drink and some snacks compliments of Northwest Bank Investment Management Group. Show your membership card and you’ll get a drink ticket and be entered to win a gift basket. Honoring all veterans To honor all veterans and thank them for their service to our country, Plus 60 Club will host a dance on November 1 at Knights of Columbus Hall, 1111 35th St., Davenport, from 7 to 10 p.m. An honor guard and presentation of colors by North Scott’s High School ROTC will kick off the evening at 7p.m. Then put on your dancing shoes and rock to the music of Gray Wolf, a local Quad-City band noted for their variety of classic rock from Motown to Johnny Cash. All tickets are $10 at the door. Door prizes will be available and a 50/50 raffle will go to support Quad-City non-profit agencies that serve those 55 year of age and older. Seeking volunteers Love to get involved with activities? Like to have FUN? Please join us! This is for members of the Plus 60 Club. Plus 60 board members are looking for volunteers that would like to help out with some of our events. If you are an interested candidate please go to click on the three-bar icon in upper right corner of page, click on contact us, select General Question and let us know you would like to be a Plus 60 Volunteer. Get involved! Need an events list? If you are looking for a Plus 60 events list or a membership application, they are available online by browsing to our Club’s home page at and clicking on either the EVENTS tab for the monthly calendar, or the MEMBERSHIP tab to join/renew online as a member with a credit card payment or alternatively print a downloadable form to complete and mail in with you check payment. A 3-year membership is only $10 for an individual or $15 for a couple. Website Our website is for membership applications and renewals, Healthy Habits registrations, and registrations for Plus 60-planned local events only. CALENDER The Plus 60 Club has a variety of activities coming up in the next few weeks. Please consider taking part in a few of these events. To apply for Plus 60 Club membership: Visit or use the form available at the Moline activity center. LOCAL EVENTS Sept. 12: Meet the Artist, Quad·City Arts, Rock Island, 4·6 p.m. wine reception, free Sept. 12·13: Member Art Exhibit. CASI, 1035. W. Kimberly Road, Davenport Sept. 15: Ballet Quad Cities “Musicmoves,” 2:30p.m., Brunner Theater Center, Augustana College, Rock Island. Must register by Sept. 6. Tickets: $12 at 309·786·3779. Sept. 24: New Wine and Art Workshop, 2·4 p.m., Figge Art Museum, Davenport. $25. Information: 563·449·8555. Oct. 1: Healthy Habits, noon, Adler Health Education Center, Davenport Oct. 3: Healthy Habits, noon, Larson Center, Silvis Oct. 6-7: Twlight Riverboat cruise, $399/person double occupancy; $439/ person sinle occupancy. Oct. 9: Winery Tour. A Plus 60 Exclusive. Tabor Home Winery, Baldwin, and Tycoga Winery, DeWitt. $57. Information: angela at 563-355-1970. Oct. 15: Meet and Greet, 5-6:30 p.m., Tangled Wood Restaurant, Bettendorf. Free to Plus 60 members. Oct. 25-26: Dracula Unleashed by Ballet Quad Cities, 7:30 p.m., Bartlett Performing Arts Center. Moline High School. $12. Reservations: 309-786-3779.

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