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group of people at a table in a gardenVolunteer Appreciation Picnic
Sun, 8/12/18  •  12-4pm 

All Hauberg volunteers are invited to join us for a summer afternoon picnic on the front lawn! Your time and talents are vital to the success of Hauberg Estate and we want you to know how much you are appreciated! We will provide hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks and you are welcome to bring a side dish to share.

Please RSVP to Deb Kuntzi at 563-265-2753 or

black and white photo of Hauberg Center on a hillSpirits & Bites – Investigative Paranormal Tour of Hauberg
Sat, 8/18/18  •  6-10pm 

Is Hauberg Estate haunted??? Come to our investigative paranormal tour and find out! You will be right in the middle of the action, joining local paranormal experts as they use professional techniques to seek out unusual activity on all four floors of the Hauberg mansion. Bring your friends and hold on tight for an adventure like no never know whom you might run into… Doors open at 6:00pm for food and mingling - a buffet will be provided (included in ticket price). A cash bar will also be open to adults 21 and older with a valid ID. Paranormal tours will begin at 7:00pm. Ages 16 and up. Ability to navigate stairs on all floors required. Tours managed by Rock Island Paranormal. All proceeds support restoration efforts and operations for the historic Hauberg Estate.

$35.00 (advance purchase) • $45.00 (at the door)
Buy tickets online,

Or mail a check to Hauberg Estate. 1300 24th St. Rock Island, IL 61201.

black and white photo of Hauberg Center on a hillHistory Talk - Douglas Park in Rock Island, IL
Thurs, 9/13/18  •  7-8pm
Do you know where Douglas Park got its name? What event drew 4,000 people to the park? Do you recognize the names Jim Thorpe, Curly Lambeau or George Halas?  What is the park’s connection to the NFL?  Who were the Rock Islanders? What is happening at the park today? Where can I learn more about the Friends of Douglas Park?  Learn the answers to these questions and more at a program on Historic Douglas Park that will be presented on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 7:00pm at the Hauberg Estate as part of the Hauberg History Series.  The program is sponsored by Friends of Hauberg Civic Center and Rock Island Preservation Society.  Cost is $5.00 at the door, but free to the members of FOHCC, RIPS and Friends of Douglas Park.

Historic Mansion Tours
floor planFridays at 1:00pm & 2:30pm
$10.00 per person, payable in advance or at the door (cash, check or card)
*Children 12 & under and school groups are free

563-265-2753 or to reserve your spot.
Please call in advance for groups of 10 or more

Modeling & Modern Manners Classes
Learn how to walk and pose gracefully or add advanced catwalk choreography and auditioning tips to your skill set to take you as far as you want to go in your modeling career. Taught by Holly Bell, owner of Maxx Models & Talent.

Beginning Modeling •  Wed, 8/8  •  6-7:30pm  •  $25.00

Intermediate Modeling •  Wed, 8/15  •  6-7:30pm  •  $25.00

Beginning Modeling •  Wed, 9/5  •  6-7:30pm  •  $25.00

Intermediate Modeling •  Wed, 9/12  •  6-7:30pm  •  $25.00


Friends of Hauberg Civic Center
PO Box 3174
Rock Island, IL 61201
(563) 265-2753

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