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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  Today is Friday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2014. There are 131 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: The ferry boat, Rock Island, having been put in good order at the boat yard is now making her regular trips, much to the gratification of those who have to cross the river.
1889 -- 125 years ago: W.J. Gamble, for many years superintendent of the Moline & Rock Island railway, leased the Fourth Avenue Hotel and renovated and refurnished it throughout.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pending the building of new public schools or additions to the present ones to provide adequate room for all the children, the board of education decided that pupils younger than 6 years old would not be accepted in Rock Island schools.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The fifth annual New Windsor Fair and Horse show, which has been delayed for two days because of unfavorable weather, got off to a new start last night. The parade was held this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island County Fair and Rodeo will celebrate its silver anniversary this year. The fair opens Tuesday and will run through Saturday and offers entertainment and activity for young and old.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Earl Hanson School, Rock Island, joins the Program to Assist Latch Key Student, which aids working parents. PALS is a before and after school program for grades 1-6 in certain Rock Island public and private schools.




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