Ladies night out May 22 in Rock Island


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Posted Online: April 24, 2013, 10:22 am
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Press release submitted by Lundgren Family Chiropractic.

ROCK ISLAND -- Lundgren Family Chiropractic 2965 13th Ave., Rock Island, is hosting Ladies Night Out from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 22. This is an opportunity for area women to take an evening out with friends to shop for unique items in one location, while enjoying accommodated food and drink from local businesses.
There will be a variety of vendors with food samples, decadent wines. and also designer purses, jewelry, skin care, home design, specialty foods, massage, health screenings and more! Ladies will be able to taste some locally blended wine or sip some organic coffee (or chai) while finding special gifts and experiencing some of the Quad Cities best massage. There will be gift baskets and door prizes to win through numerous drawings. RSVP by May Friday, 17, to 309-793-4858.

















 



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1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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