Daily planner, Oct. 4, 2012


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Avey Brothers

9 p.m.-midnight, Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. (309) 797-9457.

Rummage and bake sale

4-7 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 4107 21st Ave., Moline. (309) 764-972.

Screwy Cinema (Film)

6 p.m., Davenport Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St. Free. (563) 326-7832.

Lojo Russo (live lunch)

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

Wonders of the Heavens, Dana Taylor

7 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 326-7804.

Feargrounds Haunted House

7 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday; 7-10 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 31, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. $10. (563) 326-5338.

Inside the Music (Quad City Symphony Masterworks Talk)

5:30 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 322-7276.

Human Journey: What Fossils Tell Us, Dr. Louise Leakey

7:30-8:30 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7318.

Jacob Green of River Water Tribe

4-6 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

"Ferris Bueller's Day Off" (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.

"Noises Off" (farce)

7:30 p.m. today-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Drive and South Stewart Street, Geneseo. $8 Thursday; $10 Friday and Sunday, (309) 944-2244.

St. Francis Day pet blessing service

6 p.m., Trinity Anglican Church, 1818 6th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 788-1641.

Glenn Hickson

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

Love Your Body (Brown Bag Lunch discussion)

Noon-1 p.m., Room 224, Ambrose Hall, St. Ambrose University, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 333-6113.

"Piano in a Factory" (Independent Movie Night)

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

Grab Harass

10 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $4. (309) 793-1999.

Women of Greece and Rome: Part II, Michael Rosenthal (Independent Scholars' Evening)

7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave. Free. (309) 762-9202.

No Justice is No Laughing Matter Fundraiser for Prairie State Legal Services (Guys In Ties, Improv)

5:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th Street, Rock Island. $50. (309) 794-1328.

Trinity Sneaker Ball for The Two Rivers YMCA

5:30-9 p.m., Stoney Creek Inn, 101 18th St., Moline. $40; $35 advance. (309) 797-3945.

AARP Affordable Utilities Forum

11 a.m.-1 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline.

Fall Choral Concert

7:30 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities, Moline. (309) 743-1624.

Jam session with John O'Meara and Friends

9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655.

Off Channel Release Party and Poetry Reading

6 p.m., Midwest Writing Center, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-1410.

Solo Steppers (square and round dances)

7:30-10 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 415 W. 53rd St., Davenport. $4.50; $4 members. (309) 441-5880.




















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Sheriff McLaughlin had the misfortune to dislocate his right shoulder some days ago when his carriage upset. He is now able to walk about but has a very sore shoulder.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A kindergarten was started in the downtown district of Rock Island with the Misses Dodie Hawes and Grace Knowlton as teachers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pope Pius X died in Rome.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater was named Esquire.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The J.I. Case Co. plant in Bettendorf will add from 150 to 200 employees by Jan. 1 a spokesman for the company said today. The Bettendorf Works today had a payroll of 1,350, but an increased production schedule will require additional people.
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