Time Out Calendar for April 25-May 1, 2013


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April 25: "Stress, Health, Longevity and Meditation,"Transcendental Meditation Center of the Quad Cities
7 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Reservations requested, 563-823-5677.

April 25: A scene from "The Tempest" and discussion (Rockridge High School students and The Prenzie Players)
6:30 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, 309-732-7323.

April 25: Black Hawk College Jazz Band
6 to 8 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 25: "The History of Funeral Traditions," Mike VanHoe
7 p.m., Believers Chapel Room #3, Christ the King Catholic Church, 3209 60th St., Moline. Free, 309-762-4634, ext. 205.

April 25: "Win-Win Fashions," Jamie Sons (Putnam Museum Guild Tea)
1:30 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free, 563-324-1933.

April 25: Out Loud (poetry/prose open mic)
7 to 9 p.m., Downtown Central Perk, 226 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, 563-324-1410.

April 25: PechaKucha Night (informal hobby sharing)
6:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-7804, ext. 7895.

April 25: Jason Carl and The Whole Damn Band
10 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. 309-793-1999.

April 25-28: "Hair" (musical)
8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20, 309-235-1654.

April 25: Stylin' Against Breast Cancer fashion show and luncheon
10 a.m. vendors; 11:30 a.m. luncheon, Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $45.Coffee with Paula Sands: 10 to 11 a.m., Isle Casino Hotel. $15; free with style show ticket, reservations required, 309-764-7610.

April 25: "In July" (Independent and International Film Series)
7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7721.

April 25-27: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. Lansing Lugnuts
7 p.m., Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S. Gaines St., Davenport. 563-322-6348.

April 25: Donald Ray Pollock (River Readings)
7 to 8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7603, augustana.edu.

April 25: The Epidemic: Hip-hop open mic
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

April 26: Stock-car racing
7 p.m., Davenport Speedway, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St. $10; $9 teens and seniors; $5 ages 7 to 12; free ages 6 and younger, 563-249-1387, davenportspeedway.com.

April 26:bob bucko JR, ARU, MIJA
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

April 26: Machine Gun Willie
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Generations Bar & Grill, 4100 4th Ave., Moline. Free, 309-757-1331.

April 26: Hal Reed, The Ray Woods Jr. Band, Gary Allegretto
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

April 26: Sudlow Jazz Jam
4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 26: Minus Six, The Real Quaid
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $6, 309-793-1999.

April 26-28: "The King and I" (musical)
7 p.m. Friday to Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Geneseo High School, 700 N. State St. $8, 309-945-0399.

April 26: The Easy Mark, Dream Anabelle, Remiss, Snogulated Pig
7 p.m., Performance Hall, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

April 26: "Transportation Options for Seniors," Craig Harper
9 to 11 a.m., Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging, 729 34th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-793-6800.

April 26: "Aging and Memory Loss," Dr. Ahmad (Brown Bag Lunch and Learn)
Noon to 1 p.m., Alternatives for the Older Adult, 1803 7th St., Moline. Free, RSVP required, 309-277-0167.

April 26: Rob Dahms
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

April 26: Ghost Hunters' Dinner and tour of Historic Quarters One
7 p.m., Arsenal Island Golf Clubhouse, 1838 Gillespie St., Rock Island Arsenal. $40, reservations required, 309-782-4372.

April 26, 27: The FunkDaddies
8 p.m. to midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, Interstate 280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free, 309-756-4600.

April 26-28: "subUrbia" (dark comedy)
7:30 p.m. Friday through Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. $11; $9 seniors, students, faculty and staff, 309-794-7306.

April 26: Playlist QC (Deja vu Rendezvous)
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

April 26: Lewis Knudsen (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 26: Gospel Choir
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

April 26: Post Pop After-Hours Party (The Neverly Brothers)
9 to 11 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $20, 563-326-7804.

April 26, 27: ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance, 309-786-1111.

April 26-28: New Playwrights Festival (New Ground Theatre)
7:30 p.m. Friday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 55 and older and students (good for all eight plays over two shows), 563-326-7529.

April 26-28: "Grease" (musical)
7:30 p.m. Friday through Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Orion High School, 1100 13th St. $8; $6 students, 309-526-3361.

April 26: Lee Blackmon (Brown Bag Lunch concert)
Noon to 12:45 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

April 26: "The Good Old Days," Bob Motz
7 to 8 p.m., Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-788-9536.

April 26: "That Time of the Month" (The Blacklist, comedy) (ages 18 and older)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 26: Chuck Murphy
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue of the Cities, Silvis. Free, 309-281-1008.

April 26: Night Light
7 to 11 p.m., Bleyart's Tap, 2210 E. 11th St., Davenport. Free, 563-324-1661.

April 26, 27, 30: "How I Became a Pirate" (children's musical)
10 a.m. Friday through Saturday; 1 p.m. Tuesday, Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 groups of 12 and older, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 26: The Nitecrawlers
5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 26: The Rock Island Rock Orchestra
7 to 9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 26-28, May 1: "A Mighty Fortress is Our Basement" (musical)
7:45 p.m. Friday through Saturday, 5:45 p.m. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, preceded by meal. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $48 except matinee, $42; seniors, $2 off; 18 and younger, $29; show-only, $29.50; show-only 18 and younger, $22. Through June 1. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 26, 27: MER
Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. 563-322-8584.

April 26: The Hooks, Sugar Nipples
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 26: "Cast of 'Impractical Jokers' Live!" (adult comedy)
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $34.50, 800-745-3000.

April 26: Final Friday
6 to 9 p.m., Bucktown Center for the Arts, 225 E. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, 309-230-1594.

April 26: North of 40
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

April 26: The Funktastic 5
8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free, 309-799-7515.

April 27: The Steepwater Band, Jim the Mule, Miles Nielsen and The Rusted Hearts
8:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10, 563-326-1333.

April 27: Greg and Susan Dirks
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 27: The Gray Wolf Band
8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Greenbriar Pub, Restaurant and Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. 309-764-2043.

April 27, 28: Monster Jam (monster trucks)
7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $24.50; $34.50; $49.50 (front row); $12.50 ages 12 and younger (except front row); $2 discount advance; $10; $5 children pit party, 800-745-3000.

April 27: Quad Cities Cruisers car show
6 to 9 p.m., JC Penney parking lot, SouthPark Mall, 4500 16th St., Moline. Free, 563-355-0036.

April 27: Ballroom dance
7 to 11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $8, 309-281-1409.

April 27: Stroll Through Springtime
7 a.m. to noon, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-788-9536.

April 27: Dwyer and Michaels' Prom From Hell (Lynn Allen) (ages 21 and older)
6 p.m. to midnight, Ramada Inn, 6902 27th St., Moline. $25, 563-326-2541.

April 27: "Celebrate Harmony" (barbershop concert)
7 p.m., Assumption High School, 1020 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport. $15; $5 grades K-12, 563-340-8743.

April 27: Live broadcast of "Giulio Cesare" (Metropolitan Opera)
11 a.m., Rave Motion Pictures 53, 3601 E. 53rd St., Davenport. $24; $22 students; $20 seniors; $16 children, 563-441-0242.

April 27: Comedian Bill Cosby
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $46, $58, $71, 800-745-3000.

April 27: Mike Blomme
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

April 27, 28: "The Jungle Book" (children's play)
1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Davenport Junior Theatre, 2822 Eastern Ave. $5; free ages 2 and younger. Also May 4, 5. 563-326-7862.

April 27: Spring Fun Day
Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois Route 84 N. 309-654-2110, cordovadrag.com.

April 27: Scott Holt
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, 563-355-0655.

April 27: Lucero, Langhorne Slim
8:30 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $20; $17 advance, 309-793-1999.

April 27: John McLaughlin (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 27: Guys in Ties (improv comedy variety show) (may be canceled because of flood)
8 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. $20; $15 advance, 563-441-7000.

April 27: Sketchville (Studio Series Saturday, ComedySportz Quad Cities) (ages 17 and older)
9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5; free ComedySportz attendees, 309-786-1111.

April 27: UNYK (multicultural dance troupe)
8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. 309-794-7306.

April 27: B.J. Best, Matt Mauch, Shane McCrae (SPECTRA poetry reading series) and dance party
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, 563-324-1410.

April 27: The Night People
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Ducky's Lagoon, 13515 78th Ave. W., Taylor Ridge. Free, 309-798-2423.

April 27: Machine Gun Willie
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Racers Edge, 936 15th Ave., East Moline. Free, 309-755-8131.

April 27: "100 Laughs" (The Blacklist, improv) and two comedians (for adults)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 27: Crossroads
9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Mound Street Landing, 1029 Mound St., Davenport. Free, 563-323-1200.

April 27: Handmade City craft show
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Skybridge, 2nd Street between Brady Street and Main Street, Davenport. Free.

April 27: High School Jazz-a-Thon and retirement party for Steve Schwaegler
5 to 7 p.m., cafeteria, Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. Free, 309-797-6990.

April 27: Community drum circle with Terry Hanson
10:30 a.m. to noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; $2.50 ages 12 and younger, 563-326-1333.

April 27: Vodkaseven
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 27: Relay for Life of Scott County
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, 563-650-7963.

April 28: "The Matchmaker" (Cinema Israel)
4 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $6; free students, 309-793-1300.

April 28: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. Great Lakes Loons
2 p.m., Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S. Gaines St., Davenport. 563-322-6348.

April 28: Mississippi Valley Blues Challenge preliminary round
6 to 9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. 563-355-0655.

April 28: Founders' Day service (Augustana Lutheran Church Choir)
4 p.m., Jenny Lind Chapel, 604 Oak St., Andover. Free, 309-521-8127.

April 28: Icarus the Owl, We Took the Hill, Woglake, Searching for Security, Sunset 4Ever
7 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

April 28: The Moline Boys Choir
3 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. $8; $6 students and seniors, 309-762-5117.

April 28: Stock-car racing
5:30 p.m., Quad City Speedway, 4200 Archer Drive, East Moline. 309-792-5030, freewebs.com/quadcityspeedway.

April 28: Opening concert
6:30 p.m., Central Park Bandshell, S.E. 3rd Street and S.E. 2nd Avenue, Aledo. 309-582-2751.

April 28: A Night of Reunions: A benefit for Danielle Parise (Preacher Gone to Texas, Bled for Days, King of Clubz, Iron Rain, Kings, Straight up)
5 p.m., Eagle Reception Hall, 2030 4th Ave., Rock Island. $12; $10 advance.

April 28: Sunday brunch with music by The Anthony Catalfano Quartet
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Brady Street Chop House, Radisson Quad City Plaza Hotel, 111 E. 2nd St., Davenport. 563-322-2200.

April 28: The Quad City Wind Ensemble
3 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, W. High and N. Gaines streets, Davenport. $10; $8 seniors; free students through grade 12, 563-333-6251.

April 28: Chaotic Minds Entertainment
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

April 28: Devil Makes Three, Jonny Fritz (sold out)
8 p.m., Redstone Room, Davenport. 563-326-1333.

April 28: "Laugh All Night" with comedian David Dean
6:30 p.m., Wildwood Church, 18717 Hubbard Road, East Moline. Free, 309-496-9397.

April 28: Malek's Fishermen Band (Eastern Chapter Polka Club of Iowa dance)
1 to 5 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8, 563-285-5989.

April 28: "It's a Girl!" (documentary on violence against women)
3 p.m., Harvest Bible Chapel, 3800 E. 53rd St., Davenport. Free, 563-343-2732.

April 28: Mark Schultz, Aaron Shust, Jonny Diaz
7 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $15, $20 Golden Circle; $10, $15 Golden Circle advance; free Augustana faculty, staff and students with ID, 309-794-7306.

April 29: Black Hawk College piano recital
7:30 p.m., Butterworth Center, 1105 8th St., Moline. Free, 309-796-5478.

April 29: "America's Music: Country and Bluegrass" (documentary and discussion)
6 to 8 p.m., Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Riverfront Campus, 3300 River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-762-9481.

April 29: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. Great Lakes Loons
11 a.m., Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S. Gaines St., Davenport. 563-322-6348.

April 29: Youth movie
1 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave. Free, 563-285-4794.

April 30: "Junk DNA is Not Junk" (documentary)
7 p.m., Grace Evangelical Free Church, 5520 Eastern Ave., Davenport. Free, 563-449-8111.

April 30: "Walt Whitman's Lincoln: A Song of Myself," Brian "Fox" Ellis
6 p.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free, 815-589-4545.

April 30: The Black Lillies, The Milltown Wranglers
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8, 309-200-0978.

April 30: Gordon Lightfoot
8 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $44; $59, 800-745-3000.

April 30: Quad Cities River Bandits vs. Great Lakes Loons
7 p.m., Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S. Gaines St., Davenport. 563-322-6348.

April 30: River Town
7 to 8 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

April 30: "Hungry for Change" (documentary)
6 p.m. all-you-can-eat buffet ($10); 7 p.m. film (free), Fresh Deli by Nostalgia Farms, 421 W. River Drive, Davenport, 563-514-7509.

April 30: El Dia Fiesta (pinatas, stories, music)
5 to 8 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-524-2480.

May 1: Chris Dunn (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

May 1: Al Chesis and The Delta Sonics
7 to 10 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

May 1: Flute and Clarinet Choir
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

May 1: The Lyle Beaver Trio
7 to 10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8, 563-284-5165.

May 1: The St. Ambrose University-Community Symphony Orchestra
7:30 p.m., Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, W. High and N. Gaines streets, Davenport. Free, 563-333-6251.

May 1: Open mic and jam
6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

May 1: "Mrs. Lincoln in Love" (Laura Keyes, one-woman show) and Civil War brunch
9 a.m., Cordova Library, 402 Main Ave. Reservations required, 309-654-2330.

















 



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  Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Col. H.F. Sickless informs us that there will be new organization of troops in this state under the call for more men.
1889 -- 125 years ago: James Normoyle arrived home after graduating from West Point with honors in the class of 1889. He was to report to Fort Brady, Mich., as second lieutenant in the 23rd Infantry.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Austria Hungary declared war on Serbia. Germany and Austria refused an invitation of Sir Edward Grey to join Great Britain at a mediation conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Dr. William Mayo, the last of the three famous Mayo brother surgeons, died at the age of 78.
1964 -- 50 years ago: One of the biggest horse shows of the season was held yesterday at Hillandale Arena on Knoxville Road under the sponsorship of the Illowa Horsemen's Club.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Davenport is like a gigantic carnival this weekend with the Bix Arts Fest taking over 12 square blocks of the downtown area. A festive atmosphere prevailed Friday as thousands of people turned out to sample what the Arts Fest has to offer.








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