Daily planner, Feb. 17, 2013


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Celebrating Richard Wagner, Don Wooten
2 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St,, Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 322-8844.

Outdoor Show
10 a.m.-4 p.m., QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; $1 ages 6-16; free ages 5 and younger. (309) 788-5912.

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

All-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast for Boy Scout Troop 100
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Moose Lodge, 1025 S. State St., Geneseo. $5; $3 ages 6-12; free ages 5 and younger.

"Proceed and Be Bold!" (documentary)
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 200-0978.

Auditions for "Peter Pan"
4-5:45 p.m. today; 3-5:30 p.m. Feb. 23; callbacks Feb. 24 as needed, Prospect Park Auditorium, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. Free.

Auditions for "Cabaret"
2-3:45 p.m. today; 9:30 a.m.-noon Feb. 23; callbacks Feb. 24 as needed, Prospect Park Auditorium, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. Free.

"Treasure Island" (children's play)
1 p.m. and 4 p.m. today; 2 p.m. Sunday, Davenport Junior Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $5; free ages 2 and younger. (563) 326-7862.

"Sting" (Theater Throwback)
4:15 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.

IceStravaganza (music, family activities)
Noon-6 p.m., 2nd Street between Main Street and Brady Street, Davenport.

Auditions for "9 To 5: The Musical"
Noon-1:45 p.m. today; 12:15-2:45 p.m. Feb. 23; callbacks Feb. 24 as needed, Prospect Park Auditorium, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 502-1621.

VoiceDance: Madrigals, Chansons, and Jazz (Nova Singers, Geneseo Madrigal Singers)
4 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2136 Brady St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 65 and older; free students. (563) 341-7038.

"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.

Darlene Breuwet
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. (309) 582-7916.

Drum Talk to Jazz (Maggie Brown, Africa Brown, Ayodele Drum and Dance)
6-8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $15 reserved seats. (309) 373-0790.

Pancake breakfast for Kiwanis Club of Rock Island and Jordan Builders Club
7 a.m.-noon, Farrell Hall, St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2901 24th St., Rock Island. $5.

Third Sunday Jazz Workshop
3 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; free ages 12 and younger. (563) 326-1333.

Hike the Canal
1:30 p.m., Lock 30, Hennepin Canal. Hikers need not be members. Free. (815) 664-2403.

Country dance and jam session (Midnight Riders)
5-9 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3. (309) 755-5622.

"Legally Blonde: The Musical" preview night
7 p.m., North High School, 626 W. 53rd St., Davenport. $4. (563) 388-9880.

Dance
3-6 p.m., Isle Casino Convention Center Ballroom, 1777 Isle Parkway, Bettendorf. Free. (800) 843-4753.

Drinkin' Spelling Bee (ages 21 and younger)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5 spellers; $3 spectators. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2.

Dave Ellis (Funday Sunday)
6-9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655.



















 



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  Today is Sunday, July 27, the 208th day of 2014. There are 157 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rock Island Paper Mill is now operating. It is an establishment which our people ought to encourage by saving all rags for the mill, where you can get cash and the highest prices for them.
1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market Square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Henry Kramer was elected president of the Tri-City Typothetae Franklin Club, which took the place of the Tri-City Ben Franklin Club.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mrs. Floyd Furh, Illinois City, was first-place winner in the second annual Gov. Horner Farm floral contest.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Nearly 4,000 people are expected to attend weekend sessions of the Jehovah's Witnesses Assembly being held at the Masonic Temple.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The B-29 Super-Fortress bomber is impressive looking, and it did the job during World War II. Its claim to fame is dropping the atomic bombs in Japan to end the war. Only one B-29 is operational in the world today. It is on display at the Quad City Airport in Moline until Friday.






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