Daily planner, Feb. 20, 2013


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Muddy Boots Nature Club: Indoor Composting
3:30-5 p.m., Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport. $5. 563-323-5196, nahantmarsh@eicc.edu, nahantmarsh.org.

"Hank Williams: Lost Highway" (musical)
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. 309-786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Brandon Xplicit (poet and spoken word artist)
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Hawk's Nest, Second Floor, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-796-5464, murphye@bhc.edu, bhc.edu.

Todd Clouser's a Love Electric, Ragaman
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5. 309-200-0978, info@rozztox.com, rozztox.com.

Community Conversation on Bullying
5-7:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free. 309-524-2440, molinelibrary.com.

Coca-Cola Collecting and Popcorn, Janet Medendorp and Charlie Crispin
9-11 a.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free. 815-589-4545, cityoffulton.us/visit-fulton/fulton-attractions/windmill-cultural-center.html.

Public races
6:30 p.m., Ski Snowstar Winter Sports Park, 9500 126th St. W., Andalusia. $5. 309-798-2666, emeyer@skisnowstar.com, skisnowstar.com, Registration required.

Open mic and jam
6:30-9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333, bdale@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Randy Leasman (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

"Rent" (musical)
8 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20. 309-235-1654, districttheatre.com.

Holly's Buddies
6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-386-1900, newrustynail.com.

History of John Deere, Neil Dahlstrom
7 p.m., Western District Library, 1111 4th St., Orion. Free. 309-526-8375, westerndistrictlibrary.org.

















 



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  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.








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