Daily planner, Oct. 10, 2012


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Brandon Xplicit (poet/spoken word artist)

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Hawk's Nest, Second Floor, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 796-5464.

Daniela Olszewska And M. Bartley Seigel (SPECTRA Poetry Reading Series)

8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, (563) 324-1410.

Vietnam Veterans' Roundtable (Port Byron Historical Society)

7 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, (309) 523-3654.

Wisenheimer (Uncensored Long-Form Improv) (ages 18 and up)

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

Salad Luncheon

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 2312 18th Ave., Rock Island. $7, (309) 788-4050.

Muddy Boots Nature Club: Trees Are Terrific

3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 S. Wapello Avenue, Davenport. $3, (563) 323-5196.

Alan Sweet (Live Lunch)

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

Harvest Bazaar and Dinner

3-7 p.m., Illinois City United Methodist Church, 12507 238th St. W., Illinois City. $9; $3.50 children, (309) 791-0024.

Open mic and jam

6:30-9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Christian Consumer: Living Faithfully In A Fragile World, Dr. Laura Hartman

7 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, (563) 344-4175.

"Noises Off" (farce)

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

Rozz-Tox: Pageant of Shadows

Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free.

Signature Chefs Auction For The March Of Dimes (The Edgar Crockett Quartet)

5:30-9 p.m., RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $80; $600 table of eight, (563) 265-8387.

"Smokey Joe's Cafe" (musical revue)

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

Readers' Theater By Children

7 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (309) 524-2480.






















 



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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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