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 Friday, April 25, the 115th day of 2014. There are 250 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: Never in the history of Rock Island was there such a demand for houses as at present. Our city is suffering for the want of suitable tenement houses.

1889 — 125 years ago: The choir of Central Presbyterian Church presented a ladies concert under the direction of S.T. Bowlby.

1914 — 100 years ago: Miss Rosella Benson was elected president of the Standard Bearers of Spencer Memorial Methodist Church.

1939 — 75 years ago: Mrs. Nell Clapper was elected president of the Rock Island Business and Professional Women's Club.

1964 — 50 years ago: Gerald Hickman, of Seattle, Wash, will move his family to Rock Island to assume the position of produce buyer for the Eagle Food Center chain of food stores. This announcement was made today by Bernard Weindruch, president of Eagles.

1989 — 25 years ago: Care & Share, formed in 1984 to provide food to jobless and needy Quad-Citians, will disband because the major part of a crisis created by plant closings is over. Food for the needy is still necessary. So groups separately will continue to raise money and collect food.




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