Daily planner, Feb. 10, 2013


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Winterfest
4-7 p.m. (dinner), St. Malachy Catholic Church, 595 E. Ogden Ave., Geneseo. (309) 944-5393.

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

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

Helping with Humor with ComedySportz for Humility of Mary Shelter Inc.
6 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 786-1111. RSVP requested.

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

Pre-audition tea (Quad City Music Guild)
2 p.m., Prospect Park Auditorium, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. (309) 762-6610.

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

Pancake and sausage breakfast
8 a.m.-noon, St. Patrick's Church, 201 1st St., Colona. Free-will donation. (309) 792-3854.

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

Masterworks: Valentine's Day (Quad City Symphony Orchestra, Five By Design)
2 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $8 to $51. (563) 322-7276.

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

Picturing Identity Tour
1:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 326-7804.

Quad Cities Builders and Remodelers Association Home Show
10 a.m.-5 p.m., QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; $6 advance; $5 ages 60 and older; free ages 16 and younger. (309) 788-5912.

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

Catfish Jazz Society Jam Party
3-7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 1111 W. 35th St., Davenport. Free. (563) 391-1532.

"Triangle" (drama)
2 p.m., North Scott High School, 200 S. 1st St., Eldridge. $8; $6 students and seniors; buy one get one free seniors. (563) 285-9631.

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

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

All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast for Reynolds Volunteer Fire Department
7 a.m.-1 p.m., American Legion Post 1166, 501 N. Main St., Reynolds. By donation.

Auditions for "Bear Girl" (The Prenzie Players)
5-8 p.m. Sunday, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 2400 Middle Road, Bettendorf. Free.

Iowa/Illinois Regional Auto Show
10 a.m.-6 p.m., 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 today with paying adult. (563) 326-8500.

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





















 




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  Today is Wednesday, Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2014. There are 105 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: We are told league merchants have paid no attention to the prohibition on selling ammunition, but continue to sell just as before the order was issued.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rev. R.F. Sweet, rector of Trinity Episcopal Parish, left for the East to visit his boyhood home in Boston before attending the general convention of the Episcopal Church in New York.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dr. E.A. Anderson was named to succeed Dr. E.L. Kerns as head physician of the Modern Woodmen of America, and moved to Rock Island from Holdingford, Minn.
1939 -- 75 years ago: One week late, because of the outbreak of war, Dr. E.L. Beyer resumed his work as professor of romance languages at Augustana College. Dr. and Mrs. Beyer left Germany on the last train to the Belgian border.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Employees in Turnstyle stores in Moline and Davenport will vote Oct. 2 in an election set up by the Chicago regional office of the National Labor Relations Board. Employees will vote either for the Retail Clerk International or for no union.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Rock Island High School is considering a step to help teen moms stay in school and get their diploma. The school board is expected to vote tonight on instituting an on-site child care center.


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