Moline VFW's weekly Friday fish fry begins Feb. 8


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Posted Online: Feb. 01, 2013, 3:15 pm
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Press release submitted by Moline VFW.

MOLINE -- The Friday Fish Fry is returning to Moline VFW Post 2153.
The next fish fry will be from 4:30 to 7:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at 1721 7th St., Moline.
Carry-outs are available by calling (309) 764-3344.
Fish Fry occurs every Friday and is open to the public. All proceeds benefit Veterans of Foreign of Wars Post 2153.

















 




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