Time Out Calendar for Nov. 29-Dec. 5, 2012


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Events
Nov. 29: Peter Geye (River Readings)
7-8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7833.

Nov. 29: Inside the Music (Quad City Symphony Masterworks talk)
5:30 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, (563) 322-7276.

Nov. 29: "Aging Parents and the Family Legacy," Dr. Thomas Staley and Daniel Ellard
6 p.m., Kahl Home, 6701 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Free, (563) 421-6861.

Nov. 29: "The Good, the Bad and the Mundane: Western Portraiture in the Late Twentieth Century," Alycia Reed (Thursdays at the Figge)
6 p.m. music; 7 p.m. talk, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804.

Nov. 30: Kids' Night Candyland
6-9 p.m., Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $7; $5 advance, (563) 477-4965.

Nov. 30: "My Friend Irma" live holiday radio show (Vintage Voices)
Noon, Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, (309) 524-2440.

Nov. 30: Final Friday (holiday wine walk)
6-9 p.m., Bucktown Center for the Arts, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, (309) 230-1594.

Dec. 1: Christmas Walk
10 a.m.-4 p.m.; 6-8 p.m. illuminated walk, Heritage Canyon, 515 N. 4th St., Fulton. Free, (815) 589-4545.

Dec. 1: Christmas Walk
4:30 p.m. tree lighting; 5-8 p.m. walk, Andover. Free, (309) 476-8228.

Dec. 1: Christmas Walk and parade
5 p.m., Alexis.

Dec. 1: Christmas in Silvis
5-7:30 p.m., 1st Avenue and 11th Street, Silvis. Free.

Dec. 1, 2: Christmas on the Square
5-8 p.m. Saturday; 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Cambridge. (309) 937-2633.

Dec. 1: Quad City Mallards vs. Missouri Mavericks
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. (800) 745-3000.

Dec. 1: Illusionist Craig Karges
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. $10; free Augustana students, (309) 794-7306.

Dec. 1: Holiday Magic
11 a.m.-4 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. (563) 324-1054 ext. 219, putnam.org.

Dec. 1, 2: Julmarknad Christmas Market
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Bishop Hill. Free, (309) 927-3345.

Dec. 2: WinterFest
Noon-5 p.m., Family Museum, 2900 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Nonperishable food or personal item donation or cash, (563) 344-4106.

Dec. 2: "Why Quilts Matter: History, Art and Politics" (tour and documentaries)
1:30 p.m. tour; 2:30 p.m. film, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804.

Dec. 2: 19th-Century Christmas
Noon-5 p.m., Butterworth Center, 1105 8th St., Moline. Free, (309) 743-2701, butterworthcenter.com.

Dec. 2: Winter in Bloom holiday open house
Noon-4 p.m., Hauberg Civic Center, 1300 24th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 732-2132.

Dec. 2: Holiday open house
Noon-3 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-0991, qcgardens.com.

Dec. 2: "Progressing With Freedom Toward Humility: Images and Thoughts of Ambrose of Milan," Monsignor Cesar Pasini
5 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, W. Lombard Street and N. Ripley Street, Davenport. Free, (563) 333-6419, web.sau.edu/rogalskicenter.

Dec. 2: Christmas Julebord Celebration (music, food)
5:30 p.m., St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 4097 18th St., Bettendorf. $12; $5 ages 18 and younger; free members, (563) 355-7778.

Dec. 2: Country dance and jam session (Midnight Riders)
5-9 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3, (309) 755-5622.

Dec. 2: Pearl Harbor survivor Eldon Baxter
4 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. Free-will donations accepted for meal, (309) 787-4149.

Dec. 3: "Arab Spring: is it Spring or Winter?," Dr. Art Pitz (The Modern Middle East)
6:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (309) 793-1300.

Dec. 3: "Rome: Pharsalus" (Independent and International Film Series)
7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7721.

Dec. 5: "Goya," Karissa Buchman
7 p.m., Larson Hall, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free.

Dec. 5: "Racing Left and Right: How Color-Blind Narratives Impact Activists Across the Political Spectrum," Dr. Meghan Burke
4:30-5:30 p.m., Room 17-18, Carlsson Evald Hall, Augustana College, 3601 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7210.

Stage and Film
Nov. 29: "Gunga Din" (film, Cary Grant tribute)
6:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (563) 344-4175.

Nov. 29-Dec. 2: "It's a Wonderful Life" (musical), Quad City Music Guild
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Prospect Park Theater, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. $15; $10 11 and younger, (309) 762-6610.

Nov. 29: Screwy Cinema (film)
6 p.m., Davenport Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St. Free, (563) 326-7832.

Nov. 30: "Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day" (film)
6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $11; $10 seniors, students, and military; $8 ages 3-12, (563) 324-1933.

Nov. 30: "100 Laughs" (The Blacklist, improv) and two comedians (for adults)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com/speakeasy.asp.

Nov. 30: "12 Gifts of Christmas" (music, storytellers, comedy, magic)
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $32.50; $42.50 reserved; $132.50 VIP reserved; $5 off groups of 15 and more, (866) 440-7880.

Nov. 30-Dec. 2: "Altar Call" (drama)
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $15. Also, Dec. 6-9. (309) 235-1654, districttheatre.com.

Nov. 30-Dec. 2, Dec. 5: "Miracle on 34th Street: The Musical"
7:45 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 5:45 p.m. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, preceded by meal. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $48 except matinee, $42; seniors, $2 off; 18 and younger, $29; show-only, $29.50; show-only 18 and younger, $22. Through Dec. 30. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Nov. 30-Dec. 2: "The Gospel According to Scrooge" (musical)
7 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday, Scottish Rite Cathedral, 1800 7th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 797-9223.

Dec. 1, 2: "Alice in Wonderland: A New Adventure" (children's show)
3 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. $8; $7 faculty, staff, alumni, seniors, children, non-Ambrose students; $6 groups; free Ambrose students with ID, (563) 333-6251, web.sau.edu/galvin.

Dec. 1: "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.

Dec. 1: Live broadcast of "La Clemenza di Tito" (Metropolitan Opera)
11:55 a.m., Rave Motion Pictures 53, 3601 E. 53rd St., Davenport. $24; $22 students; $20 seniors; $16 children, (563) 441-0242, ravemotionpictures.com.

Dec. 1: Candyland: 'Twas the Artmare Before Xmas (Busted Chandeliers, Bottoms up Quad City Burlesque)
6 p.m.-midnight, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $24; $22 advance, (562) 477-4965.

Dec. 1-3: "Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical" (children's show)
10 a.m. Saturday (show only), $10.50; $9.50 groups of 12 and more. Noon Sunday and 6:45 p.m. Monday (preceded by buffet), $20; $18 students and groups of 12 and more. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Dec. 1: ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $12; $10 advance, (309) 786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

Dec. 2: Cirque Dreams Holidaze
7 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $37, $47, $57, (563) 326-8522, adlertheatre.com.

Dec. 4: "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" (film)
4 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, (309) 732-7323.

Dec. 5: (Open (Mike) Interruption) comedy open-mic night
8-11 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 200-0978.

Dec. 5: "Wisenheimer" (uncensored long-form improv) (ages 18 and older)
8-9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5, (309) 786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

Dec. 5: Oscar in the Afternoon (Academy Award-winning film)
2 p.m., Davenport Library, 6000 Eastern Ave. Free, (563) 326-7832.

Music
Nov. 29: Maggie Brown

7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 29: Jon Wayne and The Pain, Two Peace
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $7, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 29: Randy Leasman (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 30: Jon Eric (Brown Bag Lunch)
Noon-12:45 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (563) 344-4175.

Nov. 30: Chris Noth (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 30: Maggie Brown
6-7 p.m., Studio 56, Suite 201-B, Bucktown Center for the Arts, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. Free.

Nov. 30: The River City 6
7-10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free, (563) 441-7000.

Nov. 30: Studebaker John and The Hawks
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, (563) 355-0655.

Nov. 30: Wild Oatz
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Purgatory's Pub, 2104 State St., Bettendorf. Free, (563) 355-2985.

Nov. 30, Dec. 1: John Wasem
Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. (563) 322-8584.

Nov. 30: The Lyle Beaver Trio (Holly Ball Dance)
7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8, (563) 284-5165.

Nov. 30: Just Cuz
9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, (563) 386-1900.

Nov. 30: The Funktastic 5
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Nov. 30, Dec. 1: Crazy Bad
8 p.m.-midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, I-280 and Ill.-92, Rock Island. Free, (309) 756-4600.

Nov. 30, Dec. 1: Christmas at Augustana
8 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Saturday, Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $20; $16 seniors; $10 students, children, and Augustana faculty and staff, (309) 794-7306.

Nov. 30: Darlene Breuwet
5:30-8:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. (309) 582-7916.

Nov. 30: Randall Hall and Steve Grismore
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5; $3 students, (309) 200-0978.

Nov. 30: Lojo Russo
7 p.m., Cool Beanz Coffeehouse, 1325 30th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 558-0909.

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

Nov. 30: Dynoride, The Post Mortems, My Pal Trigger, 9th St. Memory
7 p.m., Performance Hall, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 30: Mike Blomme
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, (309) 787-1117.

Nov. 30: Future Rock, Up Until Now
10 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $12; $10 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Nov. 30: Hair Metal Jacket
9 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. $3, (309) 797-9457.

Nov. 30: Lee Blackmon
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Bleyart's Tap, 2210 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free, (563) 324-1661.

Nov. 30: Ultraviolet Hippopotamus
9:30 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $5, (309) 793-1999.

Nov. 30: EmJay, Scarecrow Trip, The Golden Fleece
10 p.m.-1 a.m., 4Play Sportsbar, 1704 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 428-5012.

Dec. 1: Sex Panther, 1st Impression
9 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. $10, (309) 797-9457.

Dec. 1: Chordbuster Christmas Show
2 p.m., Second Baptist Church, 919 6th Ave., Rock Island. $5; free ages 12 and under, (309) 788-0677.

Dec. 1: The Terry Quiett Band
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, (563) 355-0655.

Dec. 1: Barlowe and James
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, (309) 787-1117.

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

Dec. 1: Group guitar circle with Ellis Kell, Bret Dale, and Tom Swanson
2-3 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Dec. 1: Musicians for a Musician benefit for Dayne Burton (My Pal Trigger, Blind the Sun, Echoes and Afterthoughts, Dynoride)
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $6, (309) 793-1999.

Dec. 1: Trampled Under Foot, Bryce Janey
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $12; $10 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Dec. 1: Smooth Groove
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Dec. 1: Vodkaseven
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, (563) 386-1900.

Dec. 1: The River Prairie Minstrels
6-8:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Dec. 1: Acoustic jam session with Steve McFate
8:30 p.m.-midnight, Tim's Corner Tap, 4018 14th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 788-8830.

Dec. 1: Crossroads
9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Generations Bar & Grill, 4100 4th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 757-1331.

Dec. 1: The Karry Outz
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Hawkeye Tap, 4646 Cheyenne Ave., Davenport. Free, (563) 391-3096.

Dec. 1, 2: Masterworks: Shakespeare in Concert (Quad City Symphony Orchestra, University of Minnesota Opera Theatre, Quad City Choral Arts)
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport.2 p.m. Sunday, Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $8-$51, (563) 322-7276.

Dec. 1: The Night People
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Ducky's Lagoon, 13515 78th Ave. W., Taylor Ridge. Free, (309) 798-2423.

Dec. 1: The Dirt Road Rockers
10 p.m., Shannon's Bar & Grill, 252 S. State Ave., Hampton. Free, (309) 755-440.

Dec. 1: Dry Bonnet, Break up Art
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, (309) 200-0978.

Dec. 1: The Dawn
8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free, (309) 799-7515.

Dec. 1: Lee Blackmon
6-10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free, (563) 441-7000.

Dec. 2: The Davenport Zither Ensemble, Bee Sharp (Winter Hausmusik concert)
2 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 322-8844.

Dec. 2: Sunday jazz brunch with music by the Josh Duffee Quartet
10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. seatings, Bix Bistro, Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Reservations required, (563) 484-5900.

Dec. 2: Darlene Breuwet
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. (309) 582-7916.

Dec. 2: Chris Avey and "Detroit" Larry Davison
6-9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, (563) 355-0655.

Dec. 2: The Black Hawk College String Orchestra
4 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 1330 13th St., Moline. Free, (309) 787-4025.

Dec. 2: Sunday brunch with music by The Manny Lopez Trio
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Brady Street Chop House, Radisson Quad City Plaza Hotel, 111 E. 2nd St., Davenport. (563) 322-2200.

Dec. 3: Black Hawk College student vocal recital
7:30 p.m., Deere-Wiman House, 817 11th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 796-5478.

Dec. 4: Community Band
7:30 p.m., Hawk's Nest, Second Floor, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free, (563) 332-5879.

Dec. 4: Blues Cafe with Ellis Kell and Bret Dale
6:30-8:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Dec. 4: Student recital
7:30 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. Free, (563) 333-6251.

Dec. 4: All Bands concert and 8th Grade Band Festival
7 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. (309) 743-1624.

Dec. 4: Davenport Community Schools holiday concert
7:30 p.m., Vickie Anne Palmer Hall, Palmer College of Chiropractic, 115 W. 7th St., Davenport. Free.

Dec. 5: Joy of Christmas Past and Present (The Ascension Singers, The Augustana Brass Ensemble, Larry Peterson)
7:30 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 628 6th St., Andover. Free, (309) 521-8127.

Dec. 5: Flute and Clarinet Choir
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306.

Dec. 5: The Ken Paulsen Quartet
6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, (563) 386-1900.

















 



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