Daily planner, Feb. 19, 2013


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Zumba, free
2 p.m., QC Motioin, SouthPark Mall, Moline. Free, (309) 738-4720, deartika@hotmail.com, facebook.com/Tika Zumba.

Fire Safety, John Hutchison
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Center For Active Seniors, Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free, 563-386-7477, casiseniors.org, Registration required.

"Mongolia: Land of Genghis Khan" (World Adventure Series)
1 p.m. and 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $7; $5 members, 563-324-1933, museum@putnam.org, putnam.org/GiantScreen.aspx.

"Unforgiven" (Red Carpet Re-View, Academy Award-nominated film)
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, 563-344-4175, info@bettendorflibrary.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Creek Freaks, Olivia Dorothy
Noon-1 p.m., Surrey Heights Fire Station, 5002 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf. Free; $5 for optional lunch (RSVP), (563) 391-1403 ext. 3, karen.wilke@ia.nacdnet.net.

"What's Race got to do with it?" (documentary and discussion)
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, W. Lombard Street And N. Ripley Street, Davenport. Free, 563-333-6332, web.sau.edu/rogalskicenter.

Quad-Cities KIX Band
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Price is Right, Live!
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. 800-745-3000, adlertheatre.com.

Why is everyone crazy about Pinterest? (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Public Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, qcmugpresident@gmail.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Winter Mixer (Quad Cities Singles 40 Plus)
6-9:30 p.m., Thunder Bay Grille, 6511 N. Brady St., Davenport. free guests, $12 members, 309-764-4117, Communications@qcsingles.com, thunderbaygrille.com/davenport.



















 




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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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