Daily planner, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013


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Healthy Resolutions You Can Keep, Stacia Carroll and Jeni Tackett
Noon-1 p.m., Trinity Moline, 500 John Deere Road, Moline. Free, (309) 779-2993, garetsbe@ihs.org, trinityqc.com/Contact-Us/Locations-(1)/Trinity-Moline.aspx, Reservations recommended.

Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln (Book Discussion)
6:30-7:30 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave., Eldridge. Free, (563) 285-4794, scottcountylibrary.org/hours-locations/?branch=Eldridge%20Branch.

Emancipation Proclamation (River Valley 150th Anniversary Civil War Roundtable)
6 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, (309) 523-3440, rivervalley5@mchsi.com, rivervalleylibrary.org.

Tuesday

North Scott Jazz Choir
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Open jam session
8 p.m., Brady Street Pub, 217 Brady St., Davenport. Free, (563) 323-1700, https://facebook.com/BradyStreetPub.

National Puzzle Day
9 a.m.-9 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (309) 524-2480, reference@molinelibrary.org, molinelibrary.com.

"Inheritors" (drama)
7:30 p.m., Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall Of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306, janesimonsen@augustana.edu, augustana.edu.

China Today -- Expectations and Surprises, Martha Bonte
3 p.m. and 7 p.m., DeWitt Operahouse, 712 6th Ave., DeWitt. $4. (563) 659-8213, dewitt-operahouse.com.

Garden Coast of South Africa and The South of France Travelogue, Milton Hansen
6:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (309) 524-2440, reference@molinelibrary.org, molinelibrary.com.

"Wizard of Oz" (Classic Film Series)
1 p.m. And 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50; $7.50 seniors, students, and military; $6.50 youth; $1 off members, (563) 324-1933, putnam.org/GiantScreen.aspx.

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

"You Can't Take It With You" (Red Carpet Re-View, Academy Award-Nominated Film)
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, (563) 344-4175, info@bettendorflibrary.com, bettendorflibrary.com.



















 



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  Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: Some persons are negotiating for 80 feet of ground on Illinois Street with a view of erecting four stores thereon. It would serve a better purpose if the money was invested in neat tenement houses.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Central station, car house and stables of the Moline-Rock Island Horse Railway line of the Holmes syndicate, together with 15 cars and 42 head of horses, were destroyed by fire. The loss was at $15,000.
1914 — 100 years ago: Vera Cruz, Mexico, after a day and night of resistance to American forces, gradually ceased opposition. The American forces took complete control of the city.
1939 — 75 years ago: Dr. R. Bruce Collins was reelected for a second term as president of the Lower Rock Island County Tuberculosis Association.
1964 — 50 years ago: Work is scheduled to begin this summer on construction of a new men's residence complex and an addition to the dining facilities at Westerlin Hall at Augustana College.
1989 — 25 years ago: Special Olympics competitors were triple winners at Rock Island High School Saturday. The participants vanquished the rain that fell during the competition, and some won their events; but most important, they triumphed over their own disabilities.




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