Daily planner, Jan. 6, 2013


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"Detroit" Larry Davison and Chris Avey
6-9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655, info@muddys.info, themuddywaters.com.

Rewind's "The WIZdom II" listening party
6-10 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 716-9154, FreshEpidemics@gmail.com, rozztox.com.

Band of Sisters (documentary)
4 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $5, (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

All-you-can-eat breakfast (The Freddie Steenbock Duo)
7-11 a.m., American Legion Post 26, 702 W. 35th St., Davenport. $7. (563) 322-4971, iowalegion26.org.

Celtic music session and Celtic Vespers
4:30 p.m. music session; 5 p.m. vespers, Gloria Dei Presbyterian Church, 4200 12th St., Rock Island. (309) 788-8986, gloriadeipresbyter@att.net, gloriadeipreschurch.tripod.com.

Historic Homes and Gardens of England, Bob Oliver
1-2 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-0991, vs@qcgardens.com, qcgardens.com.

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

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

Wedding Max Bridal Show
11 a.m.-3 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $10; $5 advance. (309) 797-9889, iwirelesscenter.com.

Open house
Noon-4 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free. (563) 322-8844, director@gahc.org, gahc.org.





















 




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  Today is Monday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2014. There are 107 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The Rock River Illinois conference of the Methodist Church will hold its annual sessions this week in this city. About 200 ministers are expected to attend.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Brush electric company had prepared a new schedule of rates to become effective Oct. 1, with slightly increased rates to consumers.
1914 — 100 years ago: The Rock Island Aerie of Eagles made plans for the laying of the cornerstone of a new $50,000 Eagles Home. W.C. Maucker is to be master of ceremonies.
1939 — 75 years ago: Col. Charles A. Lindbergh spoke on "America and Foreign War" in a neutrality debate over nation wide radio hook-up.
1964 — 50 years ago: Two awards of the National Safety council were presented to the city of Rock Island today at noon at a meeting held in the YWCA.
1989 — 25 years ago: The final tallies are not yet in for the summer 1989 Quad-Cities tourism season, but officials are expecting the number of visitors to the area to be at least as good as, if not better than, 1988.






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