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 Tuesday, Sept 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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