Time Out Calendar for Feb. 7-13, 2013


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Feb. 7: Levi Lowrey, Brooklyn Heuer
7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $8 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 7: Rozz-Vox open-mic night
8 to 11 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 200-0978.

Feb. 7: "The Bridges of Madison County" (film)
7 p.m., North Tower Lobby, Isle Casino Convention Center, 1777 Isle Parkway, Bettendorf. Free, (800) 843-4753.

Feb. 7: "Picturing Identity: The Allure of Portraiture" curator lecture, Rima Girnius
7 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

Feb. 7, 9: "The Vagina Monologues"(drama)
7 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. $9; $6 students advance, (309) 794-7306, augustana.edu.

Feb. 7: Goose Doctor
10 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $4, (309) 793-1999.

Feb. 7: "Hospitalite" (Independent Movie Night)
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, (309) 732-7323, rockislandlibrary.org.

Feb. 7: "A Contribution to the Critique of Social Justice in America," Dr. Mike Jerin
1 to 4 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, W. Lombard Street and N. Ripley Street, Davenport. Free, (563) 333-3911.

Feb. 7 to 10, 13: "Rent" (musical)
8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20. Also Feb. 14-17, 20-24. (309) 235-1654, districttheatre.com.

Feb. 7: Fran and the Country Gentlemen
8 p.m. to midnight, Len Brown's North Shore Inn, 700 North Shore Drive, Moline. Free, (309) 764-6823.

Feb. 7: "Herisson" (French Film Festival)
7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7721, augustana.edu.

Feb. 7: Black Hawk College Jazz Combos
6 to 8 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 7: Inside the Music (Quad City Symphony Masterworks talk)
5:30 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, (563) 322-7276.

Feb. 7: "Ghostbusters" (Theater Throwback)
6 p.m. and 8:30 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.

Feb. 7: Jam session with John O'Meara and Friends
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, (563) 355-0655.

Feb. 7: Winter band concert
7 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. (309) 743-1624.

Feb. 7: "The Lion in Winter: Evergreen Poems and Poets"
7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave. Free, (309) 762-9202.

Feb. 7: Lojo Russo (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 8: The Mississippi Misfits
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, (563) 355-0655.

Feb. 8: Wild Oatz
8 p.m. to midnight, Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. Free, (309) 732-1631.

Feb. 8-10, 13: "Hank Williams: Lost Highway" (musical)
7:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 5:45 p.m. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, preceded by meal. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $48 except matinee, $42; seniors, $2 off; 18 and younger, $29; show-only, $29.50; show-only 18 and younger, $22. Through March 9. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Feb. 8: CASI/Plus 60 Valentine Dance (The RiverCity 6)
7 to 10:30 p.m., Center for Active Seniors, Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $10; $8 advance, (563) 386-7477, casiseniors.org.

Feb. 8-10: "Crimes of the Heart" (comedy), New Ground Theatre
7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 55 and older and students, (563) 326-7529.

Feb. 8, 9: "The Cavemen" (Men of LaBare, male revue)
8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. $20; $15 advance; includes two free drinks, reservations required, (563) 328-8127.

Feb. 8: Buddy Olson
7 to 10 p.m., Bleyart's Tap, 2210 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free, (563) 324-1661.

Feb. 8: Tony Hoeppner (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 8, 9: "Bare: A Pop Opera"
7 p.m., Center for Living Arts, 2008 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10. Also Feb. 15, 16. (309) 788-5433, center4living.com.

Feb. 8: David Burgess (Quad City Arts Visiting Artist)
3 p.m., Deere-Wiman House, 817 11th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 743-2701.

Feb. 8: My Pal Trigger, PermaSmile, The Easy Mark (Battle of the Bands, Round 2)
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. Free, (309) 793-1999.

Feb. 8, 9: ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance, (309) 786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

Feb. 8: Happy 4th Birthday to the ARTery (The Brett Walberg Trio)
6 to 9 p.m., The ARTery and Gallery West, 1629 2nd Ave., Rock Island. carolyn@midcoast.org, midcoast.org/galleries/gallerywest.htm.

Feb. 8: Valentine Special (The Jimmy Valentine Quintet)
7 to 10 p.m.; 5 p.m. dinner service starts, Lavender Crest Winery, 5409 US Highway 6, Colona. $5 cover; $10 food or drink minimum, reservations required, (309) 949-2565, lavendercrest.com.

Feb. 8, 9: Smooth Groove
8 p.m. to midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, I-280 and Ill.-92, Rock Island. Free, (309) 756-4600.

Feb. 8, 12: Quad City Mallards vs. Bloomington Blaze
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. (800) 745-3000, iwirelesscenter.com.

Feb. 8: Chicago Farmer, Ernie Hendrickson, Jordan Danielsen
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $8 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 8, 9: Battle of the Bridges contest
11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free, (563) 324-1054 ext. 266.

Feb. 8: Charley Hayes
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, (309) 787-1117.

Feb. 8-10: Quad Cities Builders and Remodelers Association Home Show
Noon to 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; $6 advance; $5 ages 60 and older noon to 5 p.m. Friday; free ages 16 and younger, (309) 788-5912, qccaexpocenter.com.

Feb. 8: The Manny Lopez Big Band
6 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $15; $12 advance, (309) 786-7733 ext. 2.

Feb. 8-10: Iowa/Illinois Regional Auto Show
10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $7; $6 ages 62 and older; $3 ages 7-12; free ages 6 and younger; free ages 12 and younger Sunday with paying adult, (563) 326-8500, riverctr.com.

Feb. 8: "Puss in Boots" (Family Movie Night)
6 p.m., Mary Fluhrer Nighswander Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $4; $2.50 advance (includes pizza and lemonade), (563) 888-2227.

Feb. 8-10: "Triangle" (drama)
7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, North Scott High School, 200 S. 1st St., Eldridge. $8; $6 students and seniors; buy one get one free Sundays seniors, (563) 285-9631, north-scott.k12.ia.us/hs/index.html.

Feb. 8: "Murder at the Moonshine-a-Palooza" (interactive mystery dinner theater), It's a Mystery
6:30 p.m., Skellington Manor, 420 18th St., Rock Island. $35, reservations required, (563) 344-9187, skellingtonmanor.com.

Feb. 8: Mike Cochrane
7 to 9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

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

Feb. 8: Dan Hubbard and The Humadors
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, (309) 200-0978.

Feb. 8, 9: An Evening of Short Plays by David Ives
7:30 p.m. Friday; 3 p.m. Saturday, Black Box Theatre, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, marielrogozinski11@augustana.edu, augustana.edu.

Feb. 9: Hard Ball
8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free, (309) 799-7515.

Feb. 9: "Undercurrents" (Mystery Book Discussion Group)
9:30 to 11 a.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. (563) 344-4179, bettendorflibrary.com.

Feb. 9: "RAGBRAI for Rookies"
1 to 4 p.m., Davenport Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St. Free, (563) 343-9118, davenportlibrary.com.

Feb. 9: Master class with classical guitarist David Burgess
10 to 11 a.m., Room 306, Building 1, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 796-5478.

Feb. 9: Little Miss Blackhawk Valley and Miss Blackhawk Valley's Pre-Teen competition
1 p.m., Glenview Middle School, 3100 7th St., East Moline. $6, (309) 762-0884, glenview.emsd37.org.

Feb. 9: The Augustana Symphony Orchestra
8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306, augustana.edu.

Feb. 9: Songwriters' all-original open mic (Nashville Songwriters Association International)
3 to 6 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, adamschmidt08@hotmail.com.

Feb. 9, 10: Masterworks: Valentine's Day (Quad City Symphony Orchestra, Five by Design)
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport.2 p.m. Sunday, Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $8-$51, (563) 322-7276.

Feb. 9: The Backwater Bayou Band
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Tommy's, 1302 4th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 797-4303.

Feb. 9: Acoustic jam session with Steve McFate and friends
8:30 p.m. to midnight, Tim's Corner Tap, 4018 14th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 788-8830.

Feb. 9: Alison Saar artist talk
2:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

Feb. 9: Valentine's Day Gala(Five by Design)
5 p.m., Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $125 (includes symphony ticket); $100 (for those with a ticket), (563) 322-7276.

Feb. 9: Laugh Hard (stand-up comedy showcase)
7 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $3, (309) 786-7733 ext. 2, circa21.com/speakeasy.asp.

Feb. 9: Winter Fun Day
12:30 to 6:30 p.m., Wapsi River Environmental Education Center, 31555 52nd Ave., Dixon, Iowa. (563) 328-3286.

Feb. 9: Victor Wainwright and The WildRoots, The Karry Outz
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, (563) 355-0655.

Feb. 9: Cheese Pizza, Shadow Stone
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Feb. 9: "100 Laughs" (The Blacklist, improv) and two comedians (for adults)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, (309) 786-7733 ext. 2, circa21.com/speakeasy.asp.

Feb. 9: Valentine's dance (North of 40)
6 p.m. supper; 8 p.m. to midnight dance, Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. (563) 284-5165.

Feb. 9: "Comedy Riot" (Studio Series Saturday, ComedySportz Quad Cities) (ages 18 and older)
9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5; free ComedySportz attendees, (309) 786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

Feb. 9: Ballroom dancing (USA Dance)
7 to 8 p.m. hustle lesson; 8 to 11 p.m. dance, Knights of Columbus Hall, 1111 W. 35th St., Davenport. $10; $7 members, (309) 755-2275.

Feb. 9: Rob Dahms and "Detroit" Larry Davison
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, (309) 787-1117.

Feb. 9: Caught in the Act
9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Generations Bar & Grill, 4100 4th Ave., Moline. Free, (309) 757-1331.

Feb. 9: Jordan Danielsen
9 p.m., The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue of the Cities, Silvis. Free, (309) 281-1008.

Feb. 9: Larry Riney book-signing ("Hell Gate of the Mississippi: The Effie Afton Trial and Abraham Lincoln's Role in it")
1 p.m., Barnes & Noble, NorthPark Mall, 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free, (563) 445-8760.

Feb. 9: Valentine Gayla for Quad Citians Affirming Diversity (Armonia)
7 to 11 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $25; includes dinner, reservations required, (309) 737-6151.

Feb. 9: Cosmic
9 p.m., 11th Street Precinct Bar & Grill, 2108 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free, (563) 324-9545.

Feb. 9: Junior Board of Rock Island Mardi Gras Ball ("Black and White Masquerade Ball") (Johnny O, The Terry Hanson Ensemble)
6 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $95, (309) 912-5966.

Feb. 9: The Augustana Concert Band
2 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306.

Feb. 9: The Nadas, SHEL
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $15; $13 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 9, 10: Clock Tower and eagle watch tours
9 to 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 2 p.m., Mississippi River Visitor Center, Locks and Dam 15, Arsenal Island. Free, reservations recommended, (309) 794-5338.

Feb. 9: John McLaughlin (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 9: The Schwag
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $8, (309) 793-1999.

Feb. 9: Galva Arts Council Coffeehouse (Jazz on the Side)
7:30 p.m., Galva Arts Council Building, 128 Exchange St. Free, cahawki77@yahoo.com.

Feb. 10: Children's Botanical Beach Bingo Party
1 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free with admission, (309) 794-0991, qcgardens.com.

Feb. 10: "Picturing Identity" tour
1:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

Feb. 10: Sunday jazz brunch with music by The Josh Duffee Quartet
10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. seatings, Bix Bistro, Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Reservations required, (563) 484-5900.

Feb. 10: Catfish Jazz Society jam party
3 to 7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 1111 W. 35th St., Davenport. Free, (563) 391-1532.

Feb. 10: Open house for Fasching
Noon to 4 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, (563) 322-8844.

Feb. 10: "Helping With Humor With ComedySportz" for Humility of Mary Shelter Inc.
6 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Free, RSVPs requested, (309) 786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

Feb. 10: BeauSoleil Avec Michael Doucet
7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $20; $18 advance, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 10: Robert Van de Voorde (Quad Cities Civil War Roundtable)
2 p.m., Butterworth Center, 1105 8th St., Moline. Free, (309) 743-2700.

Feb. 10: Jason Carl
6 to 9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, (563) 355-0655.

Feb. 10: Sunday brunch with music by The Five Bridges Jazz Band
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Brady Street Chop House, Radisson Quad City Plaza Hotel, 111 E. 2nd St., Davenport. (563) 322-2200.

Feb. 10: The Jerry Beauchamp Band (Eastern Chapter Polka Club of Iowa Valentine Dance)
1:30 to 5:30 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8; free ages 20 and younger, (563) 285-5989.

Feb. 11: "State of the City Message," Dennis Pauley (Friends of the Rock Island Library meeting)
11:30 a.m., First Baptist Church, 3020 30th St., Rock Island. $6.50 (includes lunch), reservations required, (309) 781-1210.

Feb. 11: "Stargazing Along the Lincoln Highway," Jim Rutenbeck
6 p.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free, (815) 589-4545.

Feb. 12: "The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824" (German American Heritage Center book discussion group)
7 to 8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (563) 322-8844, bettendorflibrary.com.

Feb. 12: Mardi Gras Rajun Cajun Fest
5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $30, $55 pair; $25, $45 pair (advance), (563) 326-7804, figgeart.org.

Feb. 12: "Driving After 60: Keeping Your Most Important Accessory, Your Keys," Caryl Altemus
2 to 3 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, (309) 732-7323, rockislandlibrary.org.

Feb. 12: "Kramer vs. Kramer" (Red Carpet Re-View, Academy Award-nominated film)
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, (563) 344-4175, bettendorflibrary.com.

Feb. 13: "Roasting Coffee Beans," Benjamin de Waard
9 to 11 a.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free, (815) 589-4545.

Feb. 13: Jordan Danielsen (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

Feb. 13: "SPECTRA: Local Lovers Edition" (poetry,stories, songs)
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, (563) 324-1410, rozztox.com.

Feb. 13: "Love is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time" (Get Lit book discussion group)
7 to 9 p.m., Old Chicago, 3030 Utica Ridge Road, Bettendorf. Free, (563) 344-4179.

Feb. 13: A Salute to Port Byron Historical Society President Carl Palmer
6:30 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, (309) 523-3440, rivervalleylibrary.org.

Feb. 13: Open mic and jam
6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, (563) 326-1333.

















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rev. R.J. Humphrey, once a clergyman in this city, was reported killed in a quarrel in New Orleans.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.








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