Daily planner, Nov. 20, 2012

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Quad-Cities KIX Band
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Getting That Job: Tips on Making the Cut
6-7 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. (309) 732-7323, rockislandlibrary.org.

Genealogy (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. qcmugpresident@gmail.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Thanksgiving luncheon
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Center for Active Seniors, Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $8 nonmembers; $6 members. (563) 386-7477, awarren@casiseniors.org, casiseniors.org, Reservations required.


Open mic and jam
6:30-9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333, bdale@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

"Miracle On 34th Street: The Musical"
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Gray Wolf
Martini's On The Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631, martinisontherock@yahoo.com, martinisontherock.com.

Dance (John and Kay Retzl)
12:30-2:30 p.m., Moline Township Activity Center, 620 18th St., Moline. $2. (309) 797-0789, molinetownship.com.

Festival of Trees
RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $8; $6 ages 60 and older; $3 ages 2-10. (563) 324-3378, riverctr.com.

Keep Off the Grass
8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free. (309) 799-7515, mulligansvalleypub.com.

6:30 p.m. Turkey Bowling; 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. band, Krusteez Pizza/Harry's Backroom, 411 2nd St., Matherville. Free. (309) 754-9800, rich.fricke2@att.net.

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

Superfly Samurai
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655, info@muddys.info, themuddywaters.com.

ComedySportz Classic Second Anniversary Celebration
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $10. (309) 786-1111, info@establishmenttheatre.com, establishmenttheatre.com.

Cheese Pizza Tavern Tour
7:30 p.m., Heated Tent, The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue of the Cities, Silvis. Free. (309) 314-0328, https://facebook.com/pages/The-Docs-Inn/255772544485773.

North of 40
9:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. $3. (563) 386-1900, newrustynail.com.

Rude Punch
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 793-1999, ribco@ribco.com, ribco.com.

Ren Edstrand (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

9 p.m., Stooge's Saloon, 906 3rd St., Orion. Free. (309) 526-3050.

Eleven Fifty Two, My Pal Trigger, Post Mortems
8:30 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. $5. (309) 797-9457, rascals@rascalsmoline.com.

Shots 'N' Giggles (The Blacklist, Improv Comedy) and Two Comedians (ages 21 and older)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com/speakeasy.asp.

Le Roy, American Dust, Tambourine, Comfort
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5. (309) 200-0978, info@rozztox.com, rozztox.com.


Local events heading

  Today is Tuesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2014. There are 162 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Everybody is invited to go on a moonlight excursion next Monday evening on the steamer New Boston. The trip will be from Davenport to Muscatine and back.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The mayor and bridge committee let a contract to the Clinton Bridge company for a $1,125 iron bridge across Sears canal near Milan.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Injunction proceedings to compel the Central Association to keep a baseball team in Rock Island for the remainder of the season were contemplated by some of the Rock Island fans, but they decided to defer action.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The first of the new and more powerful diesel engines built for the Rock Island Lines for the proposed Chicago-Denver run, passed thru the Tri-Cities this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island Rescue Mission is negotiating for the purchase of the Prince Hall Masonic Home located at 37th Avenue and 5th Street, Rock Island.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad Cities Container Terminal is being lauded as a giant business boon that will save several days and hundreds of dollars on each goods shipment to the coasts. The Quad Cities Container Terminal is the final piece of the puzzle that opens up increase access to world markets, Robert Goldstein said.

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