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, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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