Daily planner, Oct. 12, 2012


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Fall Festival and Craft Sale

10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aspen Rehab and Health Care, 1403 9th Ave., Silvis. (309) 796-2600.

Night People

5:30-8:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

Barlowe and James

Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free. (309) 787-1117.

Taco Dinner for Barstow Fire Protection District

4-8 p.m., Eagle Ridge School, 2002 Eagle Ridge Drive, Silvis. $7. (309) 792-2002.

"I Never Saw Another Butterfly" (drama)

7:30 p.m. today; 2 p.m. Saturday, North High School, 626 W. 53rd St., Davenport. $8; $5 seniors and students, (563) 388-9880.

Billy Thompson

9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $10; $8 Mississippi Valley Blues Society members. (563) 355-0655.

Hard Ball

10 p.m.-2 a.m., 4Play Sportsbar, 1704 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 236-3585.

STEM for Scouts

6-9p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $13 per cub scout; $10 per adult. (563) 324-1054.

Parent Cafe

5-8:30 p.m., Salvation Army Heritage Temple Corps, 2200 5th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 277-0186.

Fort Obie Rendezvous and Living History Encampment

9 a.m.-2 p.m. today; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Bob Davis Farm, 817 Cleveland Road, Colona. $2. (309) 876-2423.

Trippin' Billies, Jason Carl

9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $8. (309) 793-1999.

Johnny Don't

Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. (563) 322-8584.

"Arsonists" (dark comedy)

7:30 p.m. today-Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. $11; $9 seniors, students, faculty and staff. (309) 794-7306.

Terry and The Loan Sharks

10 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. (309) 797-9457.

Manny Lopez Big Band

6 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $15; $12 advance. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2.

"Cabinet of Dr. Caligari" (film), The Brett Walberg Trio

9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 200-0978.

Chuck Murphy

6-10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free. (563) 441-7000.

"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.

Caught in the Act

9 p.m.-1 a.m., 11th Street Precinct Bar & Grill, 2108 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-9545.

"Noises Off" (farce)

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

Lyle Beaver Trio

7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $8. (563) 284-5165.

Not-Quite-New Ground Sale to benefit New Ground Theatre

9 a.m.-4 p.m. today-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. (563) 326-7529.

Language of the Fan, Jaclyn Theis

3 p.m., Deere-Wiman House, 817 11th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 743-2701.

10 of Soul (Deja Vu Rendezvous)

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

Tony Hoeppner (Live Lunch)

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

Open-mic coffeehouse

7-10 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 1600 20th St., Rock Island. Donations accepted. (309) 788-3776.

Closing reception for the Multimedia Happening Exhibit

6-9 p.m., The ARTery and Gallery West, 1629 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 781-7668.

Gun Show

5-9 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. $4. (563) 326-5338.

"Jumanji" (film)

1 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 732-7323.

Friday Fun Night -- Test, Trophy and Gamblers

6-10 p.m., Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Ill. Rte. 84 N., Cordova. (309) 654-2110. cordovadrag.com.

Fish Fry

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

Friends of the Library Book Sale

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, LeClaire Library, 323 Wisconsin St. Free. (563) 289-4242, ext. 4.

Jumanji (Family Movie Night)

6 p.m., Mary Fluhrer Nighswander Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $4; $2.50 advance (includes pizza and lemonade). (563) 888-2227.

Spinners

7:30 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $30; $20 advance. (800) 843-4753.

North of 40

Martini's On The Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Fall Book Sale

9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free. (309) 523-3440.






















 



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  Today is Monday, April 21, the 111th day of 2014. There are 254 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The female sex seems to have gone crazy on the subject of dry goods. When high prices keep them from increasing their wardrobes, they turn to stealing. Yard goods, hats, shoes and other items are being picked up and carried home.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Members of Everts Commandery No. 18, Knights Templar, under Commander H.C. Cleaveland, marched from the Masonic Temple to Trinity Episcopal Church for their annual Easter services.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Nate Hultgren pitched the Augustana College baseball team to a 10-3 victory over Carthage, striking out 11 men and allowing only four hits.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Marvel Leonhardi, a Rock Island High School senior, was the winner of an essay contest on advertising sponsored by The Argus and Advertising Age, a national advertising publication.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Augustana College band drew a crowd of 1,200 people for its annual home concert in Centennial Hall. The size of the crowd was indicative of the fact the band is rapidly approaching the stature of the Augustana Choir.
1989 -- 25 years ago: A benefit to raise money for extracurricular activities in the Rock Island Milan School District will be April 27 at the Quad City Downs harness race track. People buying $17.50 tickets to the second annual "Night at the Quad City Downs" will be entitled to an evening of harness racing and dinner.






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