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 Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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