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Operation Family Time Out March 9 at Moline YMCA


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Posted Online: Feb. 21, 2013, 12:53 pm
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Press release submitted by University of Illinois Extension.

MOLINE -- Military children from 6 weeks through 12 years or 6th grade are welcome to attend a fun afternoon of free activities from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, at Two Rivers YMCA in Moline.
Activities will include swimming, games, snacks and a 4-H activity. Pre-registration for this free program is required by Friday, March 1. Participants can register online at web.extension.illinios.edu/hmrs or call University of Illinois Extension at (309) 756-9978. Operation Family Time Out is organized locally by Operation Military Kids of the Greater Quad Cities.
Operation Family Time Out is offered the second Saturday of every month from 1 to 5 p.m. at a local YMCA. Upcoming dates
April 13 -- Davenport YMCA
May 11 -- Two Rivers YMCA, Moline
June 8 -- Bettendorf YMCA



















 



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1939 -- 75 years ago: Abnormally high temperatures and lack of rainfall in Illinois during the past week have speeded maturing of corn and soybean crops.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Installation of a new television system in St. Anthony's Hospital, which includes a closed circuit channel as well as the three regular Quad-Cities channels, has been completed and now is in operation.
1989 -- 25 years ago: When the new Moline High School was built in 1958, along with it were plans to construct a football field in the bowl near 34th Street on the campus. Wednesday afternoon, more than 30 years later, the Moline Board of Education Athletic Board sent the ball rolling toward the possible construction of that field by asking superintendent Richard Hennigan to take to the board of education a proposal to hire a consultant.






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