Daily planner, March 20, 2013


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Connecting Anti-Bullying Resources and Education, Jamie Lange
5:30 p.m. meal; 6:30 p.m. program, First Congregational Church, 2201 7th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-762-0787.

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

Spring lawn and garden preparation, Ken White
7 p.m., Western District Library, 1111 4th St., Orion. Free. 309-526-8375.

Managing Your Loved One's Resources, Gregg Hancock and Rhonda Halterman (Caregivers' Happy Hour)
3 p.m., Intouch Adult Day Services, 4011 Avenue Of The Cities, Suite 102, Moline. Free. 309-797-0200.

Creative Co-Working: Finding Your Focus
Wednesdays March 13, 20, 27 and April 3rd; 6-7 p.m., The Artful Office, 1700 2nd Avenue, Suite 1, Rock Island. $40. 877-571-2833.

Buddy Olson
7-10 p.m., Greenbriar Restaurant & Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free. 309-764-2043.

Multicultural Affairs and Community Action Fashion Show
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6023.

Curtis Hawkins Band
6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-386-1900.

Butterflies, Barb Hagenson; Journeys and Transformations: The Monarch Butterfly Story (Documentary)
9-11 a.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free. 815-589-4545.

"Mighty Fortress is Our Basement" (musical)
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. 309-786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Taco dinner for Milan Woman's Club
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. $6 for three tacos.

Mike Cochrane (live lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Effects of the Sequestration on the Quad-Cities (Community Forum)
5-5:30 p.m., Community Health Care, 2750 11th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-738-3196 or 563-324-9414.

"Miss Julie" (children's musician)
6:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free. 309-524-2480.

Taco dinner
4:30-7 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $6. 309-755-5622.

Sexual Identities and the Media: What to Make of Today's 24/7 Visibility, Wendy Hilton-Morrow (Tea Hour Series)
4-5 p.m., Carlsson Evald Hall, Augustana College, 3601 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7240.

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
4-6 p.m., Special Collections Classroom, Tredway Library, Augustana College, 3435 9 1/2 Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7721.

Current social issues and the impact on America's Armed Forces
7 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7721.

















 




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  Today is Tuesday, Sept 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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