Daily planner, March 22, 2013


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

"Antigone" (drama)
8 p.m. today-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, QC Theatre Workshop, 1730 Wilkes Ave., Davenport. $10. 309-278-8426.

Elvis Lives!
8 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $32, $42, $52. 563-326-8522.

Family Friday Night (games)
6-9 p.m., Roosevelt Community Center, 1220 Minnie Ave., Davenport. $4; $2.50 advance; $10 family maximum (includes pizza and lemonade). 563-328-7275.

Women in the Media, Laurianne Fumey (Brown Bag Lunch)
Noon, Conference Rooms 1 and 2, Second Floor, Building 4, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-796-5465.

"No Exit" (drama)
7:30 p.m. today; 3 p.m. Saturday, Studio Theater, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. $6. 563-333-6251.

Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer: Readings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls (dramatic readings for mature audiences)
7-8:30 p.m., Rogalski Center Ballroom, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard and North Ripley streets, Davenport. $8; $5 students. 563-333-6113.

Flower and Garden Show
10 a.m.-8 p.m. today-Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; $1 ages 6-16; free ages 5 and younger; $5 seniors 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today. 309-788-5912.

Mo Carter (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Kinetic King (Stick Bomb "Detonation")
4 p.m., Family Museum, 2900 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free with admission. 563-344-4106.

Books are Fun Fair
7 a.m.-5 p.m., Classrooms 1 and 2, Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, 801 Illini Drive, Silvis. 309-792-4218.

Let's Groove (jazz bands and jazz choirs swing show)
7 p.m., North Scott High School, 200 S. 1st St., Eldridge. $7; $4 seniors and students. 563-285-3201.

Fish and chicken fry
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $6 chicken; $8.25 catfish. 309-762-1126, ext. 1.

Darlene Breuwet
5:30-8:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. 309-582-7916.

Franti Project (Michael Franti and Spearhead Tribute) (Deja Vu Rendezvous)
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. 563-326-1333.

"Miss Representation" (documentary)
5 p.m., Room 306, Building 1, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-796-5465.

Julie Jurgens, Rob Reid
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Friday fish fry
4-8 p.m., Croatian Crest Club, 3600 N. Shore Drive, Moline. 309-797-9248.

"Avenue Q" (musical)
8 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20. 309-235-1654.

What made Milwaukee Famous, Deluxe Republic
9 p.m., Performance Hall, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. 563-326-1333.

Cesar Millan, The Dog Whisperer luncheon for Gilda's Club Quad Cities
Noon, RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $50. 563-326-7504.

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

Fish fry
5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. 309-787-4149.

Fish fry
4:30-7:45 p.m., VFW Post 2153, 1721 7th St., Moline. 309-764-3344.

















 



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  Today is Saturday, April 19, the 109th day of 2014. There are 256 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Miss McCorkindale has opened millinery rooms over Gimbel's dry goods store, where she offers a choice lot of millinery goods, which she will manufacture to order.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Col. Charles Lindbergh has stated that he is convinced that Germany's air force is equal to the combined sky fleets of her potential European foes.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Small gas motors may be permitted on boats in the lake to be built in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. The prospect was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Rock Island County Forest Preserve Commission.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The annual Dispatch/Rock Island Argus Spelling Bee continues to be a family tradition. Ed Lee, an eighth-grader at John Deere Junior High School, Moline, is the 1989 spelling bee champion from among 49 top spellers in Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. He advances to the competition in Washington, D.C. Runnerup was Ed's sister, Susan.






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