The Moline Township Activity Center three-day flea market was a great success, we felt we helped many people in the community who came to shop for themselves or others. We had a great Father’s Day luncheon for our noble male members here at the MAC. The gentleman enjoyed a meal of homemade meatloaf followed by a QC staple, a dessert from Old Town Bakery. The concerts in the park are going very well, here are some photos for your greatest pleasure.
Summer concert in the Park series
Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Stephens Square, Moline.
- July 18: Troy Rangel and Friends
- July 25: North of 40
- August 1: River City 6
- August 8: tail fins
- August 15: date of rain
Brats, hot dogs, sloppy joes, chips, dessert, soda, bottled water and coffee will be on sale from 5 p.m. while supplies last in our dining room.
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YOU ARE LOOKING TO START A MAHJONG GROUP: Please call 309-797-0789 if interested.
GRIEVING GROUP AT THE MAC: 10 a.m. Thursday, July 21, led by Kristine Dohrmann, MDIV, MA with ProMedica. Each person’s grief is unique, but you don’t have to grieve alone. Join us on the third Thursday of every month for a safe place to share your experiences and find comfort in sharing with others. We’ve all heard people ask, “Are you done yet?” To think that we as humans “overcome” grief is ridiculous! We never “get over” our grief, but reconcile with it, learning to move on while remembering our loved one.
GROUNDING CLASS: Tuesday, July 26, 1 to 2 p.m. Grounding techniques are relaxing and enjoyable activities that reduce stress and anxiety. You will be led by spiritualist Billie Davids. If interested, please call 309-797-0789.
Free notary service: Call the township at 309-764-3558.
RULES OF THE ROAD, UPGRADE COURSES: 9-10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 1, Moline Township Activity Center, 620 18th St., Moline. 309-797-0789. This is a very beneficial course for those who need to pass a written and/or driving test. Free and without prior registration; just show up.
FOOT CLINIC: Wednesday July 13. Call 309-797-0789 for an appointment. The cost is $35; bring two towels
JOIN OUR CARD CLUBS!
EUCHRE: Select a group of cards available all week. It’s a non-aggressive environment, here to have fun. If you would like to try one of our groups, you must call ahead to be placed on the list. This is an organized event, no appointments please. Cost of $2 includes dessert
PINOCHLE: Since this group can play unevenly, any number of players will work. We would still like you to register. You can participate once if you are not a current member, membership is required.
DECK CLUB: Thursday noon. Please call 309-797-0789 to register. The cost is $2 to play.
LARGE CRIBBING GROUP: Our cribbage group meets on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. If you love cribbage and would like to try our group, give us a call at 309-797-0789. $2 to play, dessert included
WEIGHT MANAGEMENT / HEALTHY LIFESTYLES GROUP: Meet on Tuesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
A GOOD HYGIENE OF LIFE: We have openings for a fun group! Healthy Lifestyles offers fellowship, crafts, games, healthy choices, community outreach and volunteering for the MAC. It’s not really a diet but a group helping each other to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Motto: “Eat healthy, lose weight, enjoy life, be happy”!
OPEN BILLIARD TABLE: Free. We have pool sticks, but you can bring your own.
LINE DANCE CLASSES: Instructor Mary Ann Robinson will make you look like a pro; it doesn’t matter if you’ve been taking lessons for months or never! Monday – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Cost: members/$2 non-members $4.
BINGO: 1-3 p.m. Thursday. $2 admission includes dessert and coffee during the 2 p.m. break. Participants are entitled to two cards (You must use the Center cards.). We have a variety of prices; different organizations sponsor most weeks. Single participation is “free”. To continue, you must become a member.
PING-PONG ANYBODY? : Great exercise. We offer four state-of-the-art table tennis tables. We have the perfect space and lighting, bringing an average of 12 players on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 1pm. It is a great exercise, both men and women participate in this activity. We invite you to come and try, bring a paddle if you have one. Participation is $2 per visit to play. After 9 visits, your 10th visit is free.
The center is open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 620 18th St. Moline. For more information or a visit, call Roxann at 309-797-0789. Program information available on our website: www.molinetownship.com. Click “Programs” or like us on Facebook.