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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  Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: After Sept. 1, every small box of matches will be required to have a 3 cent duty Lincoln stamp on it, and every large box will be one cent for every 100 matches.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Rock Island residents had contributed a total of $1,293 to the American Red Cross for the Johnstown flood relief fund.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Capt. Clark Means, new darkhorse twirler for the ARGUS staff, was in great form in his initial contest as a mound laborer. The result was that THE ARGUS trimmed the Union 6-5.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Hunter and Humprey Moody, young Decatur, Ill, brothers, lack only a few hours of establishing a new world light plane endurance record.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Gates of the 110th annual Mercer County Fair swing open tonight at Aledo for a full week of day and night activity. More that $36,000 will be paid in premiums and race purses.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The baseball field carved out of the cornfield near Dyersville, Iowa, continues to keep dreams alive for hundreds of visitors. Tourists from 26 state and France have visited Dan Lansing's farm to see the baseball diamond seen in the hit movie "Field of Dreams."






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