This family-friendly market will take place from 12-4 pm in the parking lot of Skeleton Key Art and Antiques at 520 18th Street, Rock Island, and will repeat on the second Sunday of each month through October. Admission to the...

Quad City Arts, Midcoast Fine Arts, DeSoto Arts, Shoppes on 2nd, NormaLeah and The ARTery are proud to present Rock Island's biggest art event: ROCK THE ARTS! Attendees to Rock the ARTs can pick up discount coupons to participating Rock Island...

The 2F Project is an Illinois-QC startup nonprofit with a focus on cultural enrichment, education, and community-building. Executive Director Aubrey Barnes is hosting 2F's first fundraiser in conjunction with spoken word series Roaring Rhetoric. Performers include: Styles Dim Dallas Whitefield Kendra Tompson Uxmar Torres Aubs. $5-$10 suggested...

Join us for a magical afternoon at the Quad City Botanical Center. Dress up as your favorite fairy, troll, or magical creature and explore the gardens! We will have a fairy seek and find in the gardens, magical crafts, a...

10:30-11:30, September 10 Monarchs are the king of butterflies. Learn about their four life cycle changes, why milkweed is important to them, make a craft, listen to a story and enjoy a snack as part of your KinderNature experience. Our KinderNature series...

The next Rock Island Artists’ Market is Sunday, September 8! This family-friendly market will take place from 12-4 pm in the parking lot of Skeleton Key Art and Antiques at 520 18th Street, Rock Island, and will repeat on the...

The Botanical Center’s second annual World Migratory Bird Day is free to the public 10 am – 3 pm. Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution is the 2019 theme for this day dedicated to bird longevity. Vendors will...

Come have some fun with trees! We will explore the trees on the Botanical Center property and learn why they are important and necessary to us. You’ll also learn to identify some trees by the leaf and bark. Juniors and...