Daily planner, March 19, 2013


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Dyeing Eggs the Natural Way, Amy Loving (ages 6 and older)
10-11 a.m., Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport. $5; bring hard-boiled eggs. 563-323-5196, nahantmarsh@eicc.edu, nahantmarsh.org. Registration recommended.

Grossology Week Activities
11 a.m.-2 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free with admission. 563-324-1933, putnam.org.

Spring -- Music to our Ears luncheon and concert for the Hammond-Henry Hospital Auxiliary (Nova Singers)
11 a.m.-1 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 114 E. Main St., Geneseo. $15. 309-944-4061, volunteer@hammondhenry.com, firstgeneseo.com.

Tim Wise: On White Privilege (filmed lecture and discussion)
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6332, web.sau.edu/rogalskicenter.

Music student recital
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7306, augustana.edu.

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

Planet Green Classes for Kids
4-5:30p.m., Reusable Usables Creative Arts Center, 322 N. Cody, LeClaire. $5 per class. 563-289-3946, angie@reusableusables.org.

Sloppy joe dinner for the Moline Township Democrats
5-7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline.

Animoto Video Workshop (grades 3 and older)
4-5 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. 309-732-7360, rockislandlibrary.org. Registration required.

Heatbox, Sine Circle, Case Shannon, Nimo the Hooligan, DJ Elsewhere
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $8 advance. 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Chippendale's Dancers (male dance revue)
8 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. $18; $13 advance. 563-386-1900, newrustynail.com.

Moving Your ITunes Library and Doing More with Your Contacts in OS 10.8 (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. qcmugpresident@gmail.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Living Stations of the Cross
2 p.m., St. Anne Parish, 555 18th Ave., East Moline. Free. 309-755-5071, saintanne-em.org/saintanne/default.htm.



















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: It is said that the ferry company has cleared about $10,000 since the burning of the railroad bridge. Couldn't the company now afford to pay that little bill it owes the city?
1889 -- 125 years ago: The sum of $4 million in cash in addition to supplies of immense value were forwarded to Jamestown, Pa., from all parts of the country for relief of the sufferers from the great flood.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Board of Education secured a site for the New Central Grammar School by purchasing additional property south of Irving School for $3,400.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The total number of workers employed at the Farmall Works of International Harvester Co. has reached a peak of 5,300, the largest payroll in Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Army engineers testified today that the water levels of Lakes Huron and Michigan are at a 104-year low. The condition is causing a multi-million dollar loss to commercial shipping.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Department of Revenue issued certification for a tax-increment- financing district Friday afternoon, opening one more door for developer Jim Massa to proceed through on his way to establishing an automobile raceway.






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