News as of March 21, 2018:
Check out Blue Iguana’s new Spring Menu with fresh seafood options available Friday-Sunday.
Breakfast at Berries is open at 1295 Eagle Ridge Road (near Slagle’s grocery store). Hours are Wednesday thru Sunday, 6am-1pm.
Buffalo Bill Museum now has summer hours 9am-5pm Monday through Saturday. Noon to 5pm on Sundays.
D’s Smokin’ BBQ & Taphouse offers delivery! LeClaire city limits – $10 mininum order with free delivery. Princeton, Pleasant Valley, Rapid City, and Port Byron – $20 minimum with a $5 delivery charge. Delivery available from Sunday – Thursday, 5pm-8pm; Friday and Saturday, 5pm-10pm. Also serving breakfast from 8-11am, Saturday & Sunday. Find their menus on Facebook.
Flutter’s hours for April are Wednesday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 11am-4pm.
Mississippi Cottage Antiques’ has original art from local artists and unique antique items from delicate glass to mission furniture. Their store is a journey worth taking, and the coffee is always hot!
Join the Mississippi River Distilling Company and Cody Road Cocktail House “Cocktail Cruise!” If you’ve been to the Cody Road Cocktail House, you know how exciting and somewhat overwhelming the giant wall of cocktail choices can be. They always have 20 different feature cocktails on the menu. It’s a tough choice because they are all delicious! Once you’ve tried one and you love it, then it’s hard to veer off from a home run and try another. They want to encourage you to take a tour of all the cocktails on the menu. Each of the 20 cocktails will be numbered on the “Cocktail Cruise” card. Order each cocktail and have your card stamped. Fill it up and get free stuff and discounts in their store. Stay tuned to their Facebook page for more information.
Join in on the fun at the LeClaire Community Library!
Wednesday, March 21 at 10:30am: LeClaire Community Library – Mini Makers. Sensory play encourages toddlers to explore and get to know the world around them. Go to the library to make a mess, have fun, and experience new things on the third Wednesday of every month. This program is best for ages 10 months to 3 years.
Friday, March 23 at 2pm: LeClaire Community Library – Drop-In Tech Help. Bring in any device and they will give it a shot! Please arrive with passwords needed to access your device or accounts.
Saturday, March 24 at 11am: LeClaire Community Library – Buon Appetito (Italian Cuisine with Vanessa). Native Italian, Vanessa Jasper, will teach you how to make lasagna! Class size is limited to 18. Adults only.
Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Adult Book Club. This month they’ll be reading Shotgun Lovesong, by Nicolas Butler. Books are available at the library’s circulation counter free of cost AND are now available as an eBook through our RiverShare Digital Library Catalog.
Thursday, March 29 at 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Murder & Mayhem with author John Brassard, Jr. Local historian John Brassard Jr. will be sharing stories from his new book Murder & Mayhem in Scott County Iowa. Books will be available for purchase.
Wednesday, April 4, 4pm: LeClaire Community Library – Crafternoon. Come get crafty at the library! This free, drop-in program is fun for all ages.
Thursday, April 5, 4:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Tinker Lab [2D Needle Felting]. Try your hand at needle felting! We will be learning the basics of 2D felting during the first class of the month. Ages 8 and up are welcome to join!
Monday, April 9, 4:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Spring Fling Dance Party. Dance the hour away playing fun dance games with your friends! Ages 8-15 are encouraged to come in to show off their dance moves!
Thursday, April 12, 4:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Tinker Lab [3D Needle Felting]. Once you try out 2D needle felting come to the next classes to work on some 3D projects. Best for ages 10 and up.
Wednesday, April 18, 10:30am: LeClaire Community Library – Mini Makers – Sensory play encourages toddlers to explore and get to know the world around them. Come to the library to make a mess, have fun, and experience new things!
Thursday, April 19, 4:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Book Club. Help plan cool events, request new library materials, share what you’ve been reading, learn about new books, hang out, and eat snacks! For 7th grade & up.
Saturday, April 21, 11am: LeClaire Community Library – Prohibition in Eastern Iowa with author Linda McCann. Guest speaker and author Linda McCann will share how prohibiton, the 13 year perion in U.S. history that attempted to control the drinking of alcohol, affected Eastern Iowa. From farmers, to bootleggers who brought in liquor from Chicago, to visits from Al Capone, to a gun battle on a two-way highway, Eastern Iowa saw it all!
Tuesday, April 24, 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Junior Explorers. Explore a new science theme each month at the library—April’s theme is the Sun!
Wednesday, April 25, 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Adult Book Club. This month we’ll be reading Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë. Books are available at the library’s circulation counter free of cost AND are now available as an eBook through our RiverShare Digital Library Catalog.
Thursday, April 26, 4:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Tinker Lab [3D Needle Felting]. Once you try out 2D needle felting come to the next classes to work on some 3D projects. Best for ages 10 and up.
Friday, April 27, 11am: LeClaire Community Library – Arbor Day Celebration. Let’s Learn about TREES! We will be reading books, making crafts and more to celebrate these very special plants. Activities are best for ages 3-6, but all are welcome!
Friday, April 27, 2pm: LeClaire Community Library – Drop-In Tech Help. Bring in any device and we will give it a shot! Please arrive with passwords needed to access your device or accounts.
Saturday, April 28, 10am: LeClaire Community Library – Community Shred Day. Celebrate National Money Smart Week by participating in our Community Shred Day! A mobile shredding van will be at the library from 10am until NOON. There is no limit on the amount of paper you may bring! Sponsored by the Friends of the LeClaire Community Library.
Save the Date!
6 First Friday
28 Wine Hop
4 First Friday
26-28 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
1 First Friday
1-2 Citywide Garage Sales
16 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
23 Food Truck Fight
30 Kid Picker Flea Market
30 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
6 First Friday
21 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
3 First Friday
4 Heartland British Auto Fest
9-11 Tug Fest
18 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
25 Vettes on the River
25 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
7 First Friday
15 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
5 First Friday
14 Apple Fest
20 Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
27 Witches’ Walk
2 First Friday
24 Shop Small Saturday
7 First Friday
8 First Saturday
7-9 Christmas in LeClaire