City of Bettendorf and the Isle to host 'Tis the Season' event


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Posted Online: Nov. 28, 2012, 12:26 pm
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Press release submitted by city of Bettendorf



BETTENDORF: The City of Bettendorf and the Isle will host the fourth "Tis the Season" event on Sunday, December 9, 2012. Doors open at 1:00 p.m. and performances begin at 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State Street, Bettendorf, Iowa.

Seniors 60 and above are invited to enjoy holiday music, singing, dancing and refreshments. This event is free and open to all Quad Cities seniors.
City Administrator Decker Ploehn will host the event and the City Council and staff will serve.

Entertainers include:

Family Museum Dancers
Westbrook Singers
Bettendorf High School Brass Quintet
Touch of Fun Barbershop Quartet
Jack Carey

Registration is required. To register call 563-344-4000.

In case of severe weather, call 563-344-4000 to see if the event has been canceled.

















 



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