MONDAY, APRIL 1
Two Rivers United Methodist Church, 1820 5th Ave., Rock Island; launches new "E and Me" podcast; Elizabeth McCoy (12) and her father, the Rev. Robb McCoy, church pastor, discuss topics including sex, death, faith and doubt in first four episodes covering body image and fitness, friendships, relationships and the future. Also scheduled is a book discussion and episodes on gender roles and cultural definitions of masculinity and femininity. Each episode includes several discussion breaks and time for questions from listeners. Music of Heatherlyn, an independent soul-filled folk singer who has appeared several times at Two Rivers Church for concerts, is featured.
SATURDAY, APRIL 20
Gospel Mission Temple, 5074 N. Pine Street, Davenport: annual "Eggstravaganza" Festival. More than 4,000 eggs filled with candy inside and games galore; area vendors and exhibitors also available selling items. Noon. 563-388-9081 or visit gospelmissiontemple.org.
SUNDAY, APRIL 28
Higher Heights Missionary Baptist Church; 3:30 p.m.: annual Deacons' Gospel Explosion Program at Community of Christ Church, 4221 N. Brady St., Davenport. Area deacons observe "Ships of Zion" theme; various male choirs to perform. 563-505-1933 or 563-349-4260.