Daily planner, Oct. 5, 2012


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"King Corn" (documentary)

6:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities, 3707 Eastern Ave., Davenport. Free. (309) 786-6944.

Giving Tree Band, The Kris Lager Band

9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. (563) 326-1333.

Rummage and bake sale

8 a.m.-1 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2431 1st St., Coal Valley. (309) 799-3511.

Friends' Fall Book Fair

5-7:30 p.m. today (members only); 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. (563) 344-4175.

Rummage and bake sale

9 a.m.-2 p.m. today, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 4107 21st Ave., Moline. (309) 764-9720.

Paper Thick Walls, Mutts, The Post Mortems, Dynoride

8:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. (563) 326-1333.

"Beauty Queen of Leenane" (comedy), New Ground Theatre

7:30 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 55 and older and students. (563) 326-7529.

"Home In Space -- When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions" (documentary)

1:30 p.m. tour; 2:30 p.m. film, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 326-7804.

"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" (drama)

7:30 p.m. today-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. $11; $9 faculty, staff, alumni, seniors; $7 non-ambrose students; $6 groups; free ambrose students with ID. (563) 333-6251.

"Death by Chocolate" Dessert Theater (QCTheatre)

7 p.m., Downtown Central Perk, 226 W. 3rd St., Davenport. $8 (show only); $15 (with dessert); $24 (with dinner). (563) 324-9560.

Fire in the Belly (Illowa Community Folk Dance)

7:30-10:30 p.m., Singing Bird Nature Center, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Donations accepted. (309) 788-8986, (309) 788-5143.

Lost Country Dancers' Dance

7:30-11 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $5. (309) 764-9357.

Keith Soko (Live Lunch)

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

Andy Grammer

8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $10; free students and staff with ID. (309) 794-7306.

Clown skit competition

7 p.m., Cornet Room, Clarion Hotel Conference Center, 5202 Brady St., Davenport. Free. (563) 391-1230.

Fright Night

4-7 p.m., Downtown, East Moline. Free. (309) 236-4751.

Gospel Choir

8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7306.

Friday Fun Night -- Test, Trophy and Gamblers

6-10 p.m., Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois 84 N., Cordova. (309) 654-2110.

Fish fry

5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. (309) 787-4149.

Used book and media sale

4-7 p.m. today; 8 a.m.-Noon Saturday, Colona United Methodist Church, 1709 Cleveland Road, Colona. by donation. (309) 792-1661.

Benefit for Debbie Marti-Riley

5-9 p.m., Eagles' Club, 4401 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (309) 912-3613.

"Avenue Q" (musical)

8 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $15. (309) 235-1654.

Eric Church, Justin Moore, Kip Moore

7:30 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $37.50, $42.50, $47.50. (800) 745-3000.

Drive 4 UR School Benefit for Sherrard High School Boosters

3:30-7:30 p.m., Sherrard High School, 4701 176th Ave., Sherrard. Free. (309) 235-1111.

"Noises Off" (farce)

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
























 



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  Today is Friday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2014. There are 103 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Charles M. Osborn of this city, a lawyer of prominence, who voted for Lincoln in 1860 is now out strong for McClellan and will take the stump for him.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The George Fleming company had begun its dried fruit packing in a branch plant on 16th Street, Rock Island, employing nearly a hundred workers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The cornerstone of the new Eagles home was laid. Building committee members were John Kobeman, Fred Ehmke and Frank Wich.
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