Daily planner, Feb. 18, 2013


Share
Posted Online: Feb. 17, 2013, 4:41 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Community Conversation on Bullying
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.



















 



Local events heading








  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.








(More History)