Daily planner, Jan. 25, 2013


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Homeschool: Papermaking
2:30-4pm, Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport. $6, (563) 323-5196.

David G. Smith (Brown Bag Lunch)
Noon-12:45 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (563) 344-4175.

"Hank Williams: Lost Highway" (musical)
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. (309) 786-7733 ext. 2, circa21.com.

Family Friday Night (games)
6-9 p.m., Roosevelt Community Center, 1220 Minnie Ave., Davenport. $4; $2.50 advance; $10 family maximum (includes pizza and lemonade), (563) 328-7275.

Reception and bottle-cap art presentation, Michelle Stitzlein
4-6 p.m., Habitat ReStore, 3629 Mississippi Ave., Davenport. Free, (563) 391-4949.

STEM for Scouts
6-9p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $13 per cub scout $10 per adult, 563-324-1054.

"Private Eyes" (comedy)
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, The QC Theatre Workshop, 1730 Wilkes Ave., Davenport. pay what it's worth afterward, (563) 650-2396.

Champagne on The Rocks for WQPT (The Westbrook Singers)
6 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $100, (309) 764-2400.

Rachel Schuldt (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

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

ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance, (309) 786-1111.

Opening reception and lecture for the Race Matters? Racism Matters! Post Racial, My Ass Exhibit
4-4:45 p.m. Lecture; 5-7 p.m. Reception, Catich Art Gallery, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, W. High Street And N. Gaines Street, Davenport. Free, (563) 333-6444.

Jerry Beauchamp Band
7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $8, (563) 284-5165.

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

Extreme Challenge Mixed Martial Arts Event
7 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $30; $25 advance; tables start at $35; $50 ringside, (800) 843-4753.

Beaker Brothers (Deja Vu Rendezvous)
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, (563) 326-1333.

Bock-Eye (drama)
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. $11; $9 seniors, students, faculty, and staff, (309) 794-7306.

World's Toughest Rodeo
6 p.m. preshow; 7:30 p.m. show, i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $18, $25, $35, $55 (gold buckle seats); half price ages 12 and younger, (800) 745-3000.

"Stand-Up Face-Off 2" (comedy)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, (309) 786-7733 ext. 2.

Country western dance
7-11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $7, (309) 269-4235.

Sudlow Jazz Jam
4:30-6 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Mental Health Redesign 101: Adult and Children's Issues
7:15-10:30 a.m., Adler Health Education Center, Genesis Medical Center, 1236 E. Rusholme St., Davenport. Free, (563) 344-0344.

Rod and Custom Show
1-10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; free ages 6 and under; free Friday with military id, (309) 799-7469.

Friday fish fry
4-8 p.m., Croatian Crest Club, 3600 N. Shore Drive, Moline. (309) 797-9248.

Randall Hall, Tony Oliver, Rachel Schuldt, Kali Yuga (Emanations Series)
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5; $3 students, (309) 200-0978.

Yellow Boat (drama)
7 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 2 p.m. And 7 p.m. Saturday, Moline High School, 3600 Avenue Of The Cities, Moline. $8; $6 students, (309) 743-8833.

Janet Stodd (faculty recital)
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306.

Fish fry
5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. (309) 787-4149.



















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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