Daily planner, April 16, 2013


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Walk in The Footsteps of the Apostle Paul, Bonnie Lorenzen
3 p.m. and 7 p.m., DeWitt Operahouse, 712 6th Ave., DeWitt. $4. 563-659-8213.

Quad-City KIX Orchestra
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Ten Steps to Finding a New Job
9 a.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free. 309-524-2440.

Stream Stabilization and Restoration, Chris Haring
Noon-1 p.m., Surrey Heights Fire Station, 5002 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf. Free; $5 for optional lunch (RSVP). 563-391-1403, ext. 3.

Hidden Powers of Preview in OS 10.8 (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free.

Out of the Ashes: Mestiza/O Christianity, Jeanette Rodriguez
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard and North Ripley streets, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6151.

Take it off The Top: A Decades Review of Ladies' Hats, Angie Snook
2 p.m., Geneseo Library, 805 N. Chicago St. Free. 309-944-6452.

Folk Artist Helen Brodd, Mary Brodd (Andover Historical Society)
1:30 p.m., American Woman's League Building, Locust Street, Andover. 309-845-0168, 309-476-8228.

Chris Avey and "Detroit" Larry Davison
8-11 p.m., Greenbriar Restaurant & Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free. 309-764-2043.

Skin Care for Seniors
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free to the first 25 who sign up; includes lunch. 563-386-7477.

Fierce Bad Rabbit, Subatlantic
7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. 563-326-1333.

Making Choices, Heartland Hospice
2-3 p.m., Center For Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $2; Free members. 563-386-7477.

Weeks, Comfort
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5. 309-200-0978.

Taste of Home Cooking School
5 p.m. vendors; 7 p.m. demonstration, Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $14; $20; $35 (VIP). 309-757-4976.

"How I Became a Pirate" (children's musical)
10 a.m., Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 groups of 12 and more. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rev. R.J. Humphrey, once a clergyman in this city, was reported killed in a quarrel in New Orleans.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.








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