Daily planner, Nov. 29, 2012


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

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

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

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, figgeart.org.

Out Loud (Open Poetry/Prose Reading)
7-9 p.m., Downtown Central Perk, 226 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-1410, mwc@midwestwritingcenter.org, facebook.com/downtowncentralperk.

Gunga Din (Film, Cary Grant Tribute)
6:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. (563) 344-4175, info@bettendorflibrary.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

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

Solo Steppers (square and round dances)
7:30-10 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 415 W. 53rd St., Davenport. $4.50; $4 members. (309) 441-5880, popqc.org.

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

Open-mic night with Karl
9 p.m., Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. (563) 322-8584.

Inside The Music (Quad City Symphony Masterworks Talk)
5:30 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 322-7276, hotelblackhawk.com.

Holiday Spaliday open house
3-9 p.m., John Taylor Salon and Day Spa, 4102 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. Free. (309) 786-7090, info@johntaylordayspa.com, johntaylordayspa.com.

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

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, hughes@genesishealth.com, kahlhomedav.com.

Jam session with John O'Meara and Friends
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655, info@muddys.info, themuddywaters.com.

Avey Brothers
9 p.m.-midnight, Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. (309) 797-9457.

















 




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1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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