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 Saturday, Aug. 2, the 214th day of 2014. There are 151 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Because of the National Fast, no paper will be issued from this office tomorrow.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Attracting considerable attention is a sunflower stalk 15 feet high and still growing in the yard of Dr. C. Speidel on 23rd Street in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The municipal bathing beach proposition came up again at the city commission's meeting and a proposition passed, provided that a locker room be constructed at the foot of 7th Street for the accommodation of the bathers.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for erecting a $14,000 warehouse to replace the frame structure at the rear of the Augustana Book Concern were announced.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Hours for tours of the new Deere & Co. Administrative Center on John Deere Road will be changed, effective Monday.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Tuesday night at the Great Mississippi Valley Fair in Davenport the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band gave its fans more than they possibly could have expected. The band took the stage at 9:07 p.m. and didn't leave until 10:40.









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