Registrations for all camps are now open at bettendorf.org/register.
For more information, call 563-344-4119.
Bettendorf police to organize Pack-A-Police car toy drive
The Bettendorf Police Department will be holding the 7th Annual Pack-A-Police Car Toy Drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 4. Collection will take place in the parking lot of Bettendorf Town Hall, 1609 State St.
Bettendorf firefighters will also be on hand to try to pack a fire engine as well as the police cars with toys.
Donation barrels are available at the Bettendorf Police Department for those who cannot attend the event. Other donation barrel locations include the Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive; Trimble Pointe, 701 12th St., Moline; and WaterMark Corners, 1500 River Drive, Moline.
New unwrapped toys, books and monetary donations will be accepted. All toys and donations received will benefit Operation Toy Soldier, which provides toys to children of local military families in need.
Art gallery to offer special holiday events
BerÃ©skin Fine Art Gallery and Studio will host an array of events and vacation courses in November and December. There will also be promotions throughout the store and studio. While supplies last, visitors will be able to purchase the annual Bettendorf Town Center Businesswomen’s Ornament for $ 15 in cash. All proceeds will go to the local Debbie LaMar Fellowship, Jefferson Family Charity and Children’s Scholarships.