Daily planner, Oct. 2, 2012


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Citizens' Utility Board Phone Bill Clinic

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



Children's Author Cheryl Harness


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



Children's Author Cheryl Harness


4 p.m., LeClaire Library, 323 Wisconsin St. 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 17, the 107th day of 2014. There are 258 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Journeymen shoemakers of Rock Island struck for higher wages yesterday morning, asking 25 percent increases. Employers have acceded to their demand.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Lighting struck wires of the Merchants Electric Light Co. during a furious storm, and many Rock Island business houses were compelled to resort to gas as a means of illumination.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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