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, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is rumored in the streets that the 13 negroes sent to Quincy on the Moline quota were refused. We think this must be a mistake.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Harvey McKenna, of Detroit, billiard player matched to play Wizard Schafer in New York in January for the world championship, was a professional friend and manager, Billy Catton in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.

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