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 Thursday, April 17, the 107th day of 2014. There are 258 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Journeymen shoemakers of Rock Island struck for higher wages yesterday morning, asking 25 percent increases. Employers have acceded to their demand.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Lighting struck wires of the Merchants Electric Light Co. during a furious storm, and many Rock Island business houses were compelled to resort to gas as a means of illumination.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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