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 Friday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2014. There are 131 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: The ferry boat, Rock Island, having been put in good order at the boat yard is now making her regular trips, much to the gratification of those who have to cross the river.
1889 -- 125 years ago: W.J. Gamble, for many years superintendent of the Moline & Rock Island railway, leased the Fourth Avenue Hotel and renovated and refurnished it throughout.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pending the building of new public schools or additions to the present ones to provide adequate room for all the children, the board of education decided that pupils younger than 6 years old would not be accepted in Rock Island schools.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The fifth annual New Windsor Fair and Horse show, which has been delayed for two days because of unfavorable weather, got off to a new start last night. The parade was held this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island County Fair and Rodeo will celebrate its silver anniversary this year. The fair opens Tuesday and will run through Saturday and offers entertainment and activity for young and old.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Earl Hanson School, Rock Island, joins the Program to Assist Latch Key Student, which aids working parents. PALS is a before and after school program for grades 1-6 in certain Rock Island public and private schools.




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