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 Wednesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is rumored in the streets that the 13 negroes sent to Quincy on the Moline quota were refused. We think this must be a mistake.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Harvey McKenna, of Detroit, billiard player matched to play Wizard Schafer in New York in January for the world championship, was a professional friend and manager, Billy Catton in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.






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