Daily planner, Oct. 1, 2012


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Sousa on the Rez: Marching to the Beat of a Different Drum (Film)

7:30-9 p.m., Room 102, Hanson Hall of Science, Augustana College, 726 35th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7467.

Fall band and orchestra concert

7 p.m., Rock Island High School, 1400 25th Ave., Rock Island. (309) 793-5950.

Stan's What's It?, Stan Seevers (unusual antique tools)

9 a.m., River Bend Senior Center, 912 4th St., Fulton. Free, (815) 589-3925.

I-Devices (Quad-Cities Computer Society)

7 p.m., Butterworth Center, 1105 8th St., Moline. Free, (309) 764-5570.

Big River Brass Band (Music on the Mississippi)

6-7:30 p.m., Ben Butterworth Parkway And 53rd Street, Moline. Free.

Tuesday

Citizens' Utility Board phone bill clinic

1 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (800) 669-5556.

Children's author Cheryl Harness

6:30 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave., Eldridge. Free, (563) 285-4794.

Children's author Cheryl Harness

4 p.m., LeClaire Library, 323 Wisconsin St., LeClaire. Free, (563) 289-4242 ext. 4.

How to Stay Young workshop

6 p.m., Rannfeldt Family Chiropractic, 1704 E. Locust St., Davenport. Free, (563) 324-1514.

Blues Cafe with Ellis Kell and Bret Dale

6:30-8:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Clothesline Project display

10 a.m.-1 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free, (563) 333-6113.

Open house and grand reopening for special collections

3:30-5:30 p.m., Thomas Tredway Library, Augustana College, 3435 9 1/2 Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-8841.

Gospel jam

6-8 p.m., Bethel Assembly of God Church, 3535 38th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 793-5000.

Christopher Paul Stelling

8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.

$5 jewelry sale

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Hammond-Henry Hospital, 600 N. College Ave., Geneseo. Free, (309) 944-9130.

Genealogy: Getting Started

6-7:30 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 732-7323.

In the Mood (1940s musical revue)

3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $29.50, $39.50, $49.50, (800) 745-3000.

Glenn Hickson

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




















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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