Explore the river through a program which teaches participants first-hand about the wildlife, history, culture, and geology of the Mississippi River and the Quad Cities through Channel Cat Talks and Riverine Walks, May 29th- September 1st.

David B. Sears: The Pioneer of Water Power on the Mississippi River. Led by Frank Edge, Historian. Tuesday, June 12 and Thurs, June 14, 2018 at 9:00 AM- 10:45 AM. Learn about one of Moline's earliest settlers and founding fathers, David Sears. With his vision and foresight, he built the first dam and saw mill on the Mississippi River, which contributed greatly to the development of the City of Moline. 

Register online by visiting www.riveraction.org/education, by calling River Action at (563)-322-2969, or by filling out a form at our River Action Office with a check or credit card information. Join us in learning about the unique nature and culture of the Quad Cities!


Riverbend Commons • 2951 River Drive • Moline, Illinois
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9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
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