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 Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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