Daily planner, Nov. 28, 2012


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Whether You Like it or Not, You are Going to Have to be in Sales!, Tom Burke
7 p.m., Building A, Black Hawk College East, 26230 Black Hawk Road, Galva. (309) 854-1842.

International Holiday Bazaar
8 a.m.-2 p.m., Hawk's Nest, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 796-5186.

Faces of Homecare (RaeAnn Tucker-Marshall, Pam Bennett, Janell Steffen) and Atrial Fibrillation (Dr. Rajiv Mallik, Dr. Helbert Acosta)
2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. (both talks at both sessions), Geneseo Library, 805 N. Chicago St. Free. (309) 944-6452.

Maggie Brown
10-11 a.m., Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free. (563) 386-7477.

Comic open-mic night
8 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Ages 18 and older. $3. (309) 786-1111.

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

Herbs for Colds and Flu
10 a.m. -12 p.m., The Cottage Wholistic Health Center, 1227 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. $30. (563) 381-1929.

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

EOTO, Jantsen, Ghost Science
8:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $25; $22 advance. (563) 326-1333.

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

Native American Heritage Month Celebration with Thunder Medicine
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. (309) 732-7323.

Old 57s
6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

Social Conflict around Religious Freedom and Sexuality, A.J. Juskewycz (Tea Hour Series)
4-5 p.m., Carlsson Evald Hall, Augustana College, 3601 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7240.

Accessories and Gifts Sale
7 a.m.-5 p.m., Classrooms 1 and 2, Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, 801 Illini Drive, Silvis. (309) 281-4000.
















 



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  Today is Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is said that the ferry company has cleared about $10,000 since the burning of the railroad bridge. Couldn't the company now afford to pay that little bill it owes the city?
1889 -- 125 years ago: The sum of $4 million in cash in addition to supplies of immense value were forwarded to Jamestown, Pa., from all parts of the country for relief of the sufferers from the great flood.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Board of Education secured a site for the New Central Grammar School by purchasing additional property south of Irving School for $3,400.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The total number of workers employed at the Farmall Works of International Harvester Co. has reached a peak of 5,300, the largest payroll in Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Army engineers testified today that the water levels of Lakes Huron and Michigan are at a 104-year low. The condition is causing a multi-million dollar loss to commercial shipping.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Department of Revenue issued certification for a tax-increment- financing district Friday afternoon, opening one more door for developer Jim Massa to proceed through on his way to establishing an automobile raceway.






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