Daily planner, Feb. 18, 2013


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5-7:30 p.m., Martin Luther King Community Center, 630 Martin Luther King Drive, Rock Island. Free, 309-732-2999, rigov.org/index.aspx?NID=91.

Family Movie Monday
1 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave. Free. 563-285-4794, scottcountylibrary.org.

Nisse, Trolls and Gnomes, John Lee
7 p.m., Viking Club, 1450 41st St., Moline. Free. 563-340-6020, molinevikings.org.

Use It or Luge It Recyclable Sled Race
8-10 a.m., Ski Snowstar Winter Sports Park, 9500 126th St. W., Andalusia. $10 per sled. 309-798-2666, tom@ketelaar.com, skisnowstar.com.

Steve Hawkins (Mississippi Valley Country and Western Music Association Jam Session)
6-10 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $2 nonmembers. 309-755-7908, home2hawks@yahoo.com.

Life and Times of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Pat Oster
6:30 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave. Free. 563-285-4794, scottcountylibrary.org.

"West Side Story" (Musical)
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $39.50, $52, $62. 563-326-8522, boxoffice@riverctr.com, adlertheatre.com.



















 



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  Today is Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.




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