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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1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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