Happy Joe's annual parties for children with special needs at the TaxSlayer Center in Moline, Illinois Tuesday, December 3, 2019. The events host approximately 1400 children with their aids from the Quad Cities and surrounding areas Tuesday, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4. Along with Happy Joe’s pizza and ice cream, Joe’s special kids enjoyed an all out dance party with Happy Joe’s Hip Hop Dancers, Happy the Dog, and Santa Claus. Children attending the party received a special gift of a book provided by Books a Million (BAM). Volunteers helping with the party included area Optimist Clubs, Pieler Productions, North Scott High School students, Pepsi, Kemps Ice Cream, Goodwill, MSpark, Burke Corporation, and many others.