Daily planner, Oct. 11, 2012


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Posing Questions: Inquiring about Portrait Photography for Personal Meaning Making, Ann Rowson Love (Thursdays at The Figge)


5-8 p.m.; 7 p.m. talk, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

New Leaders: Artists, Nature and the Government, Glorie Iaccarino (Independent Scholars' Evening)

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

"Screwy Cinema" (film)

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

Syndromes of Transient Amnesia, Dr. Adam Zeman

6-7 p.m., Room 102, Hanson Hall Of Science, Augustana College, 726 35th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7224, augustana.edu.

Mississippi Flyway Action Network, Linda Boardsen and Walt Zuurdeeg; "Restoring America's Delta" And "A Family Of Stewards" (Films) (Quad City Audubon Society)

7 p.m., Butterworth Center, 1105 8th St., Moline. Free, (309) 799-7192, butterworthcenter.com.

Black Hawk Jazz Band (Raise the Roof Thursday)

6 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 349-1870, kim.riley@live.com, rivermusicexperience.org.

Pizza Buffet fundraiser for Orion American Legion Auxiliary No. 255

Pizza Hut, 18 13th Ave., Orion. $9; $5 ages 10 and younger, (309) 526-3505, pizzahut.com/locations/illinois/orion/024811.

Lars Rehnberg (Live Lunch)

Noon-1 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Attitudes and Beatitudes as Principles for Life's Path, Patricia McShane-Gearhart (Institute Of Noetic Sciences Quad Cities)

6:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, (563) 332-7259, IONSQC@aol.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Rock Island Barracks, Kris Leinicke (Arsenal Island Sesquicentennial History Break)

Noon-1 p.m., Caisson Room, Building 60, Rock Island Arsenal. Free, (563) 355-6165, chiicaliinda@aol.com, Reservations required.

Martin Sexton, Brothers McCann

8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $25, (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Amelie (Independent and International Film Series)

7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7721, augustana.edu.

Community Caring Conference's Community Hero Awards Banquet

6-9 p.m., Martin Luther King Community Center, 630 Martin Luther King Drive, Rock Island. (309) 786-0345, rigov.org/index.aspx?NID=91.

"Grease" (Theater Throwback)

6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (Sing-Along), 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, putnam.org/GiantScreen.aspx.

"Noises Off" (farce)

7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Dr. And S. Stewart St., Geneseo. $8 Thursday; $10 Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, (309) 944-2244, info@rhplayers.com, rhplayers.com.

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, popqc.org.




















 




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  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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