Daily planner, Sept. 27, 2012

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Make Room for the River Upper Mississippi River Conference

Stoney Creek Inn, 101 18th St., Moline. $200; $25 students. (563) 322-2969.

Jason Carl Band

10 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $4. (309) 793-1999.

Tribute to Dean Martin, Joe Scalissi

1 p.m. and 7:15 p.m., preceded by buffet, Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $41.28 matinee; $47.55 evening. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2.

"Tsunami and The Cherry Blossom" (Independent and International Film Series)

7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7721.

Avey Brothers

9 p.m.-midnight, Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. (309) 797-9457.

Chicken Noodle Dinner

5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. $7.

"Screwy Cinema" (film)

6 p.m., Davenport Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-7832.

Wicked River: The Mississippi When it Last Ran Wild, Lee Sandlin

7-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free. (563) 344-4175.

Levee Town

8-11 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5. (563) 355-0655.

River Music Experience, Ellis Kell (Putnam Museum Guild Tea)

1:30 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-1933.

Alan Sweet (Live Lunch)

Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

River Cities Region: Where the Mississippi Flows West, Narveen Aryaputri (Independent Scholars' Evening)

7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 762-9202.

Not in Our Town: Light in the Darkness (documentary and panel discussion)

6 p.m., Casa Community Arts Center, 1401 16th St., Moline. Free.

"Field of Dreams" (Theater Throwback)

6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50; $7.50 seniors, students and military; $6.50 youth; $1 off members. (563) 324-1933, ext. 256.

Chocolate Walk

3-7 p.m., Main Street, Fulton. Free.

Glenn Hickson

5:30-8:30 p.m., O'Melia's Supper Club, 2900 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. (309) 788-5635.

Puppet Master I, II and III Horror Film Night (ages 17 and older)

7 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free.

CASI/RSVP Silver Lining Bell Choir

10:45 a.m., Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free. (563) 386-7477.

Paper Bird

7:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, (563) 326-1333.

Craft Fair

9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. lunch available, Moline Township Activity Center, 620 18th St., Moline. Free, (309) 797-0789.

Soul of a Citizen: Hope in a Time of Fear, Paul Loeb (Symposium Day: Civic Engagement)

10:30 a.m., Carver Physical Education Center, Augustana College, 3500 5th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7721.

Posing Beauty in African American Culture, Dr. Deborah Willis (Thursdays at The Figge)

5-8 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. reception; 7 p.m. talk, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 326-7804.

Chicken Casserole and Salad Luncheon

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Concordia Lutheran Church, 316 S. Oakwood Ave., Geneseo. $7. (309) 944-3993.

Family Resources Honor the Women Luncheon (Anne Ream, Michelle Anthony)

Noon-1:15 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $30. (563) 468-2140.

Urgent Care and the Evolving Role of Nurse Practitioners, Dr. Donald Ford, Becky Guthrie, Alyssa Wislander

Noon-1 p.m., The Cellar Restaurant, 137 S. State St., Geneseo. $8; includes lunch. (309) 944-9112.

Out Loud (Open Poetry/Prose Reading)

7-9 p.m., Midwest Writing Center, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-1410.


Local events heading

  Today is Tuesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2014. There are 162 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Everybody is invited to go on a moonlight excursion next Monday evening on the steamer New Boston. The trip will be from Davenport to Muscatine and back.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The mayor and bridge committee let a contract to the Clinton Bridge company for a $1,125 iron bridge across Sears canal near Milan.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Injunction proceedings to compel the Central Association to keep a baseball team in Rock Island for the remainder of the season were contemplated by some of the Rock Island fans, but they decided to defer action.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The first of the new and more powerful diesel engines built for the Rock Island Lines for the proposed Chicago-Denver run, passed thru the Tri-Cities this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island Rescue Mission is negotiating for the purchase of the Prince Hall Masonic Home located at 37th Avenue and 5th Street, Rock Island.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad Cities Container Terminal is being lauded as a giant business boon that will save several days and hundreds of dollars on each goods shipment to the coasts. The Quad Cities Container Terminal is the final piece of the puzzle that opens up increase access to world markets, Robert Goldstein said.

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