Chamber News 9.20.19


Check out what is happening in and around LeClaire with our digital version of the Calendar of Events.

If you would like your event added to the calendar please email

Weekend Events

September 20, 5-8pm: Wide River Winery Tasting Room live music in the courtyard by Beazley Phillips – Elton John Tribute. Be amazed by the vocals, piano and costumes that made Sir Elton John a treasure.

September 20, 6-9pm: Steventon’s live music on the deck by Daniel Stratman.

September 20, 8pm:Green Tree Brewery has Rock Star Bingo. It’s free to play for a chance to win beer! 309 N. Cody Rd.

September 21, 8 - 11:30am: Snow Lodge # 44 - Country Breakfast Everyone Welcome! 113 S. Cody Rd.

September 21, 8-11am: Cars & Coffee on the LeClaire Levee Bring your favorite ride!

September 21, 5pm: LeClaire Chamber of Commerce Riverboat Twilight Dinner Cruise Advance tickets and information can be found at: base of Wisconsin Street on the Levee.

September 21, 4-7pm: Green Tree Brewery has live music on their patio by Lewis Knudsen. 309 N. Cody Rd.

Save The Date

Friday, October 4: First Friday Celebration Enjoy live music, shops open late, food and drink specials and more!

▪5-7pm: Above the Barre Dance Academy has a children's dance party!▪5-8pm: Mississippi River Distilling Company has food and cocktail samples made with their spirits.▪7-10pm: Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House has live music on the patio. 303 N. Cody Rd.▪Antique Archaeology open until 6pm.▪LeClaire Olive Oil Company open late.▪Razzleberries open late.▪Bela open late.

LeClaire Chamber Networking Events

▪October 8th - Lunch-noon - What BBQ▪November 12th - Evening 5:30 - Green Tree Brewery▪December 10th - Lunch-noon - Blue Iguana

Member News

American Family Insurance, The Pat Haffarnan Agency has added a third location! They are now available to assist you with all of your insurance needs in Davenport, LeClaire and now Eldridge.

They want to thank all of you for your support and are proud to be part of such great communities! Please stop in and see them soon!

Enright's LeClaire SuperWash now has a Super Fast Credit Card Swiper at the Automatic Bay. Everybody is in a hurry and now we can get you in and out faster than ever! Attendant on duty Monday - Friday, 9-11am and 3-5pm, and Saturday& Sunday, 9-12pm. LeClaire Super Wash - Your Hometown Carwash. Now looking for part time work!

Visit the LeClaire Chamber of Commerce website and see us on Facebook! Our Mission Statement – “The LeClaire Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary partnership of area businesses, organizations, and individuals working together to build a healthy economy, while promoting and nurturing the quality of life in historic LeClaire.”

If you would like to attend a LeClaire Chamber Board Meeting in order to present a topic, please contact the Board in advance at in order to be included an upcoming agenda. You will be contacted with confirmation of being included in the agenda. Board Meetings are held the 4th Tuesday of each month, 8a.m. at LeClaire City Hall.

LeClaire Chamber Bucks is a certificate program sponsored by the LeClaire Chamber of Commerce that promotes spending at participating local LeClaire Chamber Businesses who support our community. They are available in increments of $10.00 and have an expiration date of five years from the date of purchase. LeClaire Chamber Bucks are redeemable for purchases at participating LeClaire Chamber businesses and businesses deposit them as checks. Visit our Member Directory page at for an updated list of all LeClaire Chamber of Commerce businesses.

Purchase LeClaire Chamber Bucks at:

Blackhawk Bank & Trust - 323 South 2nd Street, LeClaire, Iowa▪First Central State Bank - 1291 Eagle Ridge Road, LeClaire, Iowa▪Ascentra Credit Union - 949 Mississippi View Court, LeClaire, Iowa▪Available to purchase online through PayPal

Great for Gifts!

Pick up the LeClaire information guide at the LeClaire Information Center. 117 S. Cody Road. It has many photos and great information for everyone including residents, potential residents, visitors, realtors, relocation personnel, schools, and more! LIC Volunteers Needed! Contact Cindy Bruhn at or 563-650-7963 to volunteer.

Serving the Community and Beyond

Quad Cities Area Long Range Tranportation Plan - Citizen Input Survey

Please take the survey yourself as a citizen of the Quad Cities Area or a transportation system user. Share the link below within your group distribution lists to encourage participation. Thank you for participation and help with our survey. - Gena McCullough, Bi-State Regional Commission

Your Input is Important and Needed!

Take the Visit Quad Cities Survey for a Chance to WIN A $500 VISA Gift Card

Visit Quad Cities has initiated a new destination master planning project and needs the input from all Quad Citizens and Quad Cities' Visitors. Tell us about your Quad Cities’ experiences and help us with this extremely important project. Your feedback will enable us to improve our regional destination and build our story. Click Here to participate

Commercial Property for Lease

1101 Canal Shore Dr SW, LeClaire in River Run Professional Building. 2,410 SF available to build to suit in Suite 1103/1105. Owners will subdivide space. Co-Tenants: Riverview Dental Specialists, Hungry Hobo, Kitzman Chiropractic & Acupuncture, Foxtail Hair Lounge. Contact: Shelley Vermeulen, property manager, 309-738-3906,

Do you have Residential or Commercial property available? Please contact the LeClaire Chamber of Commerce, with a property description, complete contact information including phone numbers and rental or purchase pricing.

For more information, contact: LeClaire Community Library, 323 Wisconsin Street, 563-289-4242, opt. 4,

Tuesday, September 24th at 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Pequeños Cuentos – Butterflies/Mariposas. A fascinating look at the monarch butterflies’ epic annual migration, as told in both English and Spanish. There will be songs and crafts in this bilingual storytime. Best for ages 3-6.

Wednesday, September 25th at 4pm: LeClaire Community Library – LEGO Club – Boat Races.Build a floating boat out of LEGOs and race each other to see whose creation is the fastest on the waves! Best for ages 5-11.

Wednesday, September 25th at 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – Adult Book Club.This month we are reading The Crazy Ladies of Pearl Street, by Trevanian, a funny, deeply felt, often touching coming-of-age novel set in 1930’s America. Books are available to borrow at the library’s circulation counter.

Thursday, September 26th at 6:30pm: LeClaire Community Library – How Not to Die: Real People get Real Results with Real Food - Journeys to Health.A panel of locals will share their real-life experiences transitioning to a whole food plant-based lifestyle and their incredible results. Discussion will include how to maneuver obstacles and challenges that are commonly experienced and an opportunity to interact with panelists and ask your questions.

Friday, September 27th from 2pm to 3:30pm: 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.

4 - First Friday
13 - Apple Fest
19 - Cars & Coffee
19 - Riverboat Twilight Sightseeing Cruises
19 - Trivia at Civic Center
26 - Witches’ Walk

1 - First Friday
16 - Trivia at Civic Center
30 - Small Business Saturday

6 - First Friday
6-8 - Christmas in LeClaire

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