Daily planner Feb. 1, 2013


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

Andreas Kapsalis And Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo
8 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10. (563) 326-1333.

Gray Wolf Band
8 p.m.-midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, I-280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free. (309) 756-4600.

Honors Scholarship Faculty Recital
7 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7306.

Damn Good Time Variety Show Vol. 3 — Keepin' It Fresh
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. (563) 326-1333.

Most Offensive Show on Earth (music, comedy, sideshow acts)
7 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 200-0978.

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

Shinedown, Three Days Grace, P.O.D.
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $40.50. (800) 745-3000, iwirelesscenter.com.

Maurice John Vaughn
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5. (563) 355-0655.

Wheel 'n' Steppers Square Dance
7:30 p.m., Square & Round Dance Hall, 323 1/2 17th St., Bettendorf. $9 couple; $8 couple members. (563) 445-6625.

Jason Carl and The Whole Damn Band
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. (563) 386-1900.

Arm-wrestling competition
6 p.m. registration; 8 p.m. competition, The Clubhouse, 2501 53rd Ave., Bettendorf. $10 entry fee; free spectators. (563) 332-1561.

Rob Dahms
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free. (309) 787-1117.

Lost Country Dancers' Dance
7:30-11 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $5. (309) 764-9357.

First Friday
5:30-8 p.m., Cody Road, LeClaire. Free. (563) 289-4242, ext. 1135.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Event for Children with Pat Oster
10 a.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave. Free. (563) 285-4794.

QC Heartbeats Health Fair
9 a.m.-noon, lower level, Larson Center, Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, 801 Illini Drive, Silvis. Free.

Putt-A-Round Miniature Golf Tournament For Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Mississippi Valley
Shifts available between 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m., RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $20 per person; teams of four. (563) 323-8006. Registration required.

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.

Spring Fashion Show
7:30 p.m., Isle Casino Convention Center Ballroom, 1777 Isle Parkway, Bettendorf. $15. (800) 843-4753.

"Rent" (musical)
8 p.m. today and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20. (309) 235-1654.

Augustana Jazz Ensemble
8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7306.

Deluxe Republic, 1380, The Effie Afton (battle of the bands, round 1)
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 793-1999.

"Bock-Eye" (drama)
7:30 p.m. today and 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.

Night of Illusions (female impersonators)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2.

Night Light
8-11 p.m., Rustic Ridge Golf Course, 1151 E. Iowa St., Eldridge. Free. (563) 285-8119.

Adam Beck
6-10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free. (563) 441-7000.

Tony Hamilton Orchestra
7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $10. (563) 284-5165.

"Crimes of The Heart" (comedy)
7:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 55 and older and students. (563) 326-7529.

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

Bare: A Pop Opera
7 p.m., Center for Living Arts, 2008 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10. (309) 788-5433.

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

Tangent
8 p.m.-midnight, Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Fiddlers of the Apocalypse (Illowa Community Folk Dance)
7:30-10:30 p.m., Singing Bird Nature Center, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Donations accepted. (309) 788-8986, (309) 788-5143.

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, April 17, the 107th day of 2014. There are 258 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Journeymen shoemakers of Rock Island struck for higher wages yesterday morning, asking 25 percent increases. Employers have acceded to their demand.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Lighting struck wires of the Merchants Electric Light Co. during a furious storm, and many Rock Island business houses were compelled to resort to gas as a means of illumination.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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