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 Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Yesterday some bold thief stole a full bolt of calico from a box in front of Wadsworth's store, where it was on exhibition.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A team belonging to Peter Priese got away from its driver and made a mad run across the Rock Island Bridge. The driver was thrown from his seat but not hurt.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Carlton Taylor was appointed district deputy grand master for the 14th
Masonic District of Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Moline's million dollar municipal airport was dedicated to air transportation and the national defense by Lt. Gov. John Stelle.
1964 -- 50 years ago: THE ARGUS will be election headquarters for Rock Island County tomorrow night, and the public is invited to watch the operation. The closing of the polls at 6 p.m. will mark the start of open house in the newsroom. Visitors will see staff members receiving, tabulating and posting returns.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Few bricks actually tumbled, but no one seemed to mind as about 1,000 people gathered to celebrate the formal start of demolition at the site of a downtown civic center.

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