Virtual Backpack

The Bettendorf Community School District provides the Virtual Backpack as a conduit for educational community activities. Approved fliers will be posted on this site and a notice will be sent by email to students' families.

Distribution Guidelines | Distribution Request Form

Submit flyers for consideration to:
Director of Communications
(563) 359-3681, ext. 3005

District Opportunities

BCSF Shop Shutterfly & Support Our Schools
Riverbend Foodbank BCSD Mobile Food Pantry 2019-2020 Dates
BHS Goldusters Bettendorf Golduster K-5 Kids Clinic 2020
Join the Bettendorf High School Goldusters on Friday, January 31st, 2020 for a fun night of dance! Students will participate in warm-ups, games, dance techniques and learn a dance performance for halftime of the BHS sophomore basketball game. The clinic is open to all K-5 students. Check in to the BHS cafeteria (door from the South Lot) between 3:45-4 pm Performance time is approximately 6:30 pm. Snacks, drinks and t-shirts will be provided. Link to registration form -

Jan. 31
GW PTA GW Trivia Night – Jan. 31

Join the Grant Wood Elementary PTA for a Trivia Night on Friday, January 31st from 7-9 at Golden Leaf Banquet Center, 2902 E. Kimberly Rd., Davenport. It’s an adults-only night raising funds for our Little Dogs. Alcohol, food and silent auction items will be for sale. (You may bring in your own food, but no crock-pots please!) Reserve your table by contacting or 312-493-4977.

Jan. 31
MT PTA MT Trivia Night – Feb. 7

The Mark Twain PTA is hosting a Trivia Night on Friday, Feb. 7 at the Knights of Columbus, 1111 W. 35 th St. Davenport. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Trivia play begins at 7 pm. $10 per person - Teams of 8. Mulligans & Double Downs available for purchase. This is an adults-only event. Outside food is allowed. Beverages must be purchased on site.

Registration is required. Join the fun as a team or an individual by going to:

Feb. 7
Join the Herbert Hoover PTO on Saturday, February 29, for Rock & Roll BINGO at The Golden Leaf, 2902 E. Kimberly Rd. BINGO will start at 7 pm. Doors open 6:30 pm. Food can be brought in. Drinks must be purchased there. Cards are 1 for $10 or 3 for $20.
Feb. 29


Organization Opportunity Date
Bettendorf Library After School Program - Mon. - Thur. until 5 pm Posted 12-26-19
Little Piranhas Swim Lessons @ Bett Life Fitness Center Posted 12-5-19
Bettendorf Library Children's Programs January
Bettendorf Library Winter Reading Program Jan. 6 - Feb. 15
Putnam Museum Calendar of Events Jan. - Feb.
Putnam Museum Back from the Brink Posted 12-30-19
Putnam Museum OMg! Elements of Surprise Posted 12-30-19
WQAD News 8 My Favorite Teacher Contest Jan. 31
Augustana College Winter/Spring Kaleidoscope Classes Feb. - April
Putnam Museum Ruby Goldberg Machine Contest Feb. 15
St. Ambrose University Introduce a Girl to STEAM Feb. 18
Gilda's Club
Genesis Cancer Care Institute
Camp Shalon
Camp Genesis
Free camp for 4-9 grade kis affected by cancer in their family.
June 21-26
Posted 1-21-20


Materials are posted for informational purposes only. This does not imply Bettendorf Community Schools District's endorsement of them.