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 Saturday, April 19, the 109th day of 2014. There are 256 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Miss McCorkindale has opened millinery rooms over Gimbel's dry goods store, where she offers a choice lot of millinery goods, which she will manufacture to order.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Col. Charles Lindbergh has stated that he is convinced that Germany's air force is equal to the combined sky fleets of her potential European foes.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Small gas motors may be permitted on boats in the lake to be built in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. The prospect was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Rock Island County Forest Preserve Commission.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The annual Dispatch/Rock Island Argus Spelling Bee continues to be a family tradition. Ed Lee, an eighth-grader at John Deere Junior High School, Moline, is the 1989 spelling bee champion from among 49 top spellers in Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. He advances to the competition in Washington, D.C. Runnerup was Ed's sister, Susan.






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