The location for all Quad City regular meetings is Genesis West Medical CenterPavilion 2, Conference Center, 1351 W. Central Park, Davenport. Enter at the North Entrance. Pavilion 2 is marked on the outside of the building. Enter Pavilion 2, turn left, go past the elevators, and turn right to the Conference Center where the room is located.
Meetings and Events
Mon Jan 22
6:00 pm
Ross’ Restaurant, 2297 Falcon Ave, Bettendorf
Here is their menuYou can choose from vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and traditional Ross’ fare. Everyone is welcome. Please RSVP to Mike.
Sat Feb 17
10:00 am
Regular meeting - Annunciata/Borromeo Room - "Battle of the Breads" 
1. Feel free to bring your favorite gluten free bread (home baked with recipe or store bought) to share with the group.
2. We will have a round table discussion on the latest gluten free topics.
3. We will be voting on amending our
bylaws at the meeting. This is being done in order to be in compliance with the National Celiac Association requirements.
4. We will be holding an election for the following executive board positions at this meeting: President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Outreach, again to be in compliance with NCA. The term of office is for one year for each position. Currently the following people are interested in these positions:
    President - Mike Averweg
    Vice-President - Betsy Romano
    Treasurer - Delphia Skinner
    Outreach - Linda Coulter
    Secretary - none at this time (non-board member)
All members as of February 17, 2018 who attend the meeting will be eligible to vote. 
 Mon Mar 19
6:00 pm
Corned Beef Potluck Dinner - Hy-Vee, 2930 18th Ave, Rock Island
This will be in the club room (upstairs). Chef Craig will prepare the corned beef for us and those attending will bring the rest of the meal. Please bring a side dish, salad, or dessert. Bring a serving spoon or utensil with your dish. Drink and table service will be provided. Bring your recipe to the potluck or email your recipe to Betsy RomanoFamily members are welcome. There will be a $5.00 charge per person. Advance registration is appreciated – please pay at door. Please RSVP to Betsy by Friday, March 9.
 Tue Apr 17
6:30 pm
Regular meeting - Borromeo/McAuley Room
Our speaker will be Sherry Brewer, MD, IFMCP. Dr. Brewer specializes in managing autoimmune diseases and will speak about the connection between celiac disease and other autoimmune diseases. Feel free to bring along friends and family to hear her speak. Everyone is welcome.
Mon May 21
5:45 pm
Simple Superfood Cafe, 1132 W. Locust Street, Davenport
This is a 100% gluten-free restaurant in a house, near Locust & Marquette next to Grinders and Little Ceasars. Parking is limited on Lillie Ave. Everyone is welcome.
 Sat Jul 14
11:00 am
Picnic - Middle Park, Lagoon Picnic Shelter, Parkway Drive, Bettendorf
Please bring one: GF main dish, salad, side dish, or dessert to share. Please include the recipe. Bring your own table service, table cover, and drink. Family and friends are always welcome! Photo
Tue Sep 18
6:00 pm
Pagalo's Pizzeria & Gelato Cafe, 119 1st Ave W, Milan
They have 10" GF crust with your choice of toppings.
 Sat Sep 292018 Iowa Celiac Conference, Marion, Iowa, 7:30 am to 4 pm
Invited speakers include Hilary Jericho, Judy Fitzgibbons and Kristen Richardson. Here is the registration form.
Tue Oct 16
6:30 pm 
Regular meeting - Annunciata/Borromeo Room
Our guest speaker will be Rhonda Logsdon, from Thank Goodness It's Gluten Free, a local baker. Rhonda will share her story as well as her treats with us! We will have our first annual "GF Cookbook Swap". Bring GF cookbooks you no longer want and swap them for a new one. Natalie Casper has graciously donated a crate of GF cookbooks that her late mother, Connie Meyer, had accumulated over the years. Also, we will have our annual executive board election; details are in the September newsletter.
Tue Nov 13
6:00 pm
Thanksgiving Potluck - Hy-Vee, 2930 18th Ave, Rock Island
Sat Dec 8
11:00 am
Cookie exchange


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