Daily planner, Oct. 3, 2012


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Chicken Dinner

4:30-7 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $6. (309) 762-1126.

Wisenheimer (Uncensored long-form improv)

8-9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Ages 18 and older. $5. (309) 786-1111.

Oscar in the AfterNoon (Academy Award-Winning Film)

2 p.m., Davenport Library, 6000 Eastern Ave. Free. (563) 326-7832.

Ken Paulsen Quartet

6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.



(Open Mike) Interruption comedy open-mic night and blues jam


8-10 p.m., Studio Pub, 1465 19th St., East Moline. (309) 752-5210.

Curtis Hawkins Band, The Candymakers, The Low Down

7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. (563) 326-1333.

First Person You Must Lead is You, Brigadier General Becky Halstead (retired)

4 p.m., Room 210, West Hall, Palmer College of Chiropractic, 817 Main St., Davenport.

Swear and Shake

8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $6. info@rozztox.com, rozztox.com.

Smokey Joe's Cafe (musical revue)

Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Brent Feuerbach (Live Lunch)

Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

Eating Disorders 101: Supporting Someone You Love with an Eating Disorder (panel discussion)

5:30-7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. (563) 333-6423.

Who Wants to Marry a Hundredaire?: Some responses to an 18th-century personal ad, Dr. Margaret France (Tea Hour Series)

4-5 p.m., Carlsson Evald Hall, Augustana College, 3601 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7240.




















 



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  Today is Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is said that the ferry company has cleared about $10,000 since the burning of the railroad bridge. Couldn't the company now afford to pay that little bill it owes the city?
1889 -- 125 years ago: The sum of $4 million in cash in addition to supplies of immense value were forwarded to Jamestown, Pa., from all parts of the country for relief of the sufferers from the great flood.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Board of Education secured a site for the New Central Grammar School by purchasing additional property south of Irving School for $3,400.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The total number of workers employed at the Farmall Works of International Harvester Co. has reached a peak of 5,300, the largest payroll in Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Army engineers testified today that the water levels of Lakes Huron and Michigan are at a 104-year low. The condition is causing a multi-million dollar loss to commercial shipping.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Department of Revenue issued certification for a tax-increment- financing district Friday afternoon, opening one more door for developer Jim Massa to proceed through on his way to establishing an automobile raceway.






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