Paper cutting workshop to be held Jan. 19


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Posted Online: Jan. 14, 2013, 10:14 am
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Press release submitted by Lucille Mumma


The Rock Island County Home and Community Education Association is sponsoring a morning with Keith Bonnstetter, a local artist from Bettendorf teaching paper cutting. It will be on January 19 from 9:30 am-11:30 am at the Deere Wiman Carriage House, 1105-8th St., Moline, IL. The cost of the workshop is $3. Cutting of an intricate snowflake will be the focus, as well as a short talk about his interest in this area. The workshop is limited to 50 people, so call and sign up as soon as possible. Call (309)793-4675 for reservations giving your name, phone number, and unit, if applicable. Please bring your sharp, pointed scissors and some tracing paper with you. This is an exciting workshop that I'm sure you'll enjoy!!!





















 



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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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