Special Events March 1st Craft Day 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Parents, Volunteers, Teen & Adult Participants, please join the Gala Committee for a crafting day at the Playhouse! We will be creating wreaths, decorations, and other items for the upcoming Gala. You will also get to create something to take home with you! RSVP…

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Calling all teens and adults! For the first time ever, we are offering a dance program that focuses on social dancing skills. The group will learn dance moves that are perfect for those social events such as weddings, parties, and the GiGi’s gala! They will be introduced to ballroom dancing, the waltz, tango and more.…

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Special Events February 12th Learning Through Play GiGi’s is collaborating with the Child Abuse Council and AOK Network to bring you Sweet as Candy Hug-A-Book Event! Play promotes creativity, encourages motor development, and provides the foundation for important skills such as reading and problem-solving. We would love for you and your family to join us…

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We’re excited to welcome a new Speech and Language Pathologist here at GiGi’s. She has contracted with us for the year 2020 to provide this valuable service to GiGi’s participants. Please help us welcome Ann Suess Cobb! Ann is a SLP who spent 18 years working in the public schools before she became the Director…

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We’re excited to be offering an all new program here at GiGi’s Playhouse Quad Cities this year! Join us on the 4th Saturday of every month at 10 am for Destination Discovery (all ages)! It’s an all new program and all new leaders. This program will be planned and overseen by St Ambrose Students studying…

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January brings a new year, new programs, and new days/times for programs. Be sure to double check the details for your favorite programs and consider participating in something new too! See you in 2020! Special Events January 4th Trivia Night Join the second annual trivia night benefit for GiGi’s Playhouse Quad Cities by having a…

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We are so excited to be planning 2020 that we just had to share some of the exciting new and/or renewed programs! (New Curriculum) GiGi Prep (18 years and up) All new partnership with St Ambrose University. This program will be held at the University and lead by OT instructors and students. (New) GiGiFIT  –…

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December 2019 Family Night (all ages) Join us for a fun night for families! GiGi’s is hosting a Family Night at the Moline Public Library and the theme will be Gingerbread! Come enjoy Gingerbread themed math and literacy activities. Click here to RSVP for December 5th 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.  Dance Me a Story (10-13…

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As many of you may know, earlier this month our staff, board members and a few committee related volunteers attended the National GiGi’s Conference in Schaumburg, IL. This conference is always inspirational and uplifting while also informative and innovative. We come back knowing more about the different platforms we use to do our day to…

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Heather Malli Honored by National Organization: Local Volunteer Recognized By National Office At International Conference November 9, 2019 (Moline IL): GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Centers announced 8 prestigious awards at its Annual International Leadership Conference in Schaumburg, Illinois on Saturday, November 9. Over 350 people from 60 GiGi’s Playhouse locations from around the country…

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