Daily planner, March 1, 2013


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Occasional Coffee House and silent auction
6-11 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities, 3707 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $10; $5 children. 563-359-0816.

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

Friday night jackpot raffle, fish and chicken fry
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. Free. 309-762-1126.

Opening reception and lecture for The Deacon's Seat exhibit
4-4:45 p.m. lecture; 5-7 p.m. reception, Catich Art Gallery, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets. Davenport. Free. (563) 333-6444.

Angela Meyer (Live Lunch)
Noon-1 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Gray Wolf Band
8 p.m.-midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, I-280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free. 309-756-4600.

Avey Brothers
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. 563-355-0655.

Lenten Fish Fry
4-7:30 p.m., Our Lady of Guadalupe, 750 17th St., Silvis. $10.

Opening reception for the Knudsen and Mastroianni Exhibits
7-9 p.m., Quad City Arts Center, 1715 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 793-1213.

Wheel 'n' Steppers Square Dance
7:30 p.m., Square & Round Dance Hall, 323 1/2 17th St., Bettendorf. $9 couple; $8 couple members. 563-445-6625.

Fish fry
4:30-7:45 p.m., VFW Post 2153, 1721 7th St., Moline. 309-764-3344.

Davenport Community Service Fair
6-8 p.m., The Center, 1411 Brady St., Davenport.

Night People
6:30-10:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-386-1900.

MER
Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. 563-322-8584.

Maroon 5, Neon Trees, Owl City
8 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $35, $52.50, $77.50. 800-745-3000.

St. Ambrose University Jazz Ensemble, STAMVOJA
7:30 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High Street and North Gaines streets, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6251.

Lynn Allen
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance. 309-786-1111.

Karry Outz
9 p.m.-1 a.m., 11th Street Precinct Bar & Grill, 2108 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free. 563-324-9545.

Wonder Woman, Dr. Traci Davis (Women and the Media Brown Bag Lunch)
11 a.m., Conference Rooms 1 and 2, Second Floor, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-796-5465.

Night Of Illusions (female impersonators)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

Tony Hamilton Orchestra
7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $10. 563-284-5165.

Blushing Gun, Fletcher, Elements in the Atmosphere
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $5. 309-793-1999.

Canaan Cox
11:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-386-1900.

Giving Tree Band, Frank F. Sydney's Western Bandit Volunteers
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. 563-326-1333.

Band Ynys Craig Twmpath Dawns (Illowa Community Folk Dance)
7:30-10:30 p.m., Singing Bird Nature Center, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Donations accepted. 309-788-8986, 309-788-5143.

Friday fish fry
4-8 p.m., Croatian Crest Club, 3600 N. Shore Drive, Moline. 309-797-9248.

Hawkeye Fly Fishing Association Annual Show
5 p.m. today; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday, Isle Casino Hotel, 1777 Parkway, Bettendorf. $5 today and Sunday; $10 Saturday; free children with adult. 309-945-8387.

Sunset 4Ever, Fairhaven, Dream Anabelle
7 p.m., Performance Hall, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. 563-326-1333.

Antique Spectacular
5-9 p.m. today; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7 (good all weekend). 712-326-9964.

Fish fry
5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. 309-787-4149.

Country-Western dance
7-11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $7. 309-281-1409.

















 



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  Today is Monday, April 21, the 111th day of 2014. There are 254 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The female sex seems to have gone crazy on the subject of dry goods. When high prices keep them from increasing their wardrobes, they turn to stealing. Yard goods, hats, shoes and other items are being picked up and carried home.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Members of Everts Commandery No. 18, Knights Templar, under Commander H.C. Cleaveland, marched from the Masonic Temple to Trinity Episcopal Church for their annual Easter services.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Nate Hultgren pitched the Augustana College baseball team to a 10-3 victory over Carthage, striking out 11 men and allowing only four hits.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Marvel Leonhardi, a Rock Island High School senior, was the winner of an essay contest on advertising sponsored by The Argus and Advertising Age, a national advertising publication.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Augustana College band drew a crowd of 1,200 people for its annual home concert in Centennial Hall. The size of the crowd was indicative of the fact the band is rapidly approaching the stature of the Augustana Choir.
1989 -- 25 years ago: A benefit to raise money for extracurricular activities in the Rock Island Milan School District will be April 27 at the Quad City Downs harness race track. People buying $17.50 tickets to the second annual "Night at the Quad City Downs" will be entitled to an evening of harness racing and dinner.






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