Daily planner, July 9, 2013


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Coupe DeVille (Starlight Revue)
6 p.m. concessions and ice cream social; 6:30 p.m. dance lesson or activity; 7 p.m. concert, Lincoln Park, 11th Avenue and 38th Street, Rock Island. Free, 309-732-7439.

John Deere Classic Golf Tournament
TPC Deere Run, John Deere and Colona roads, Silvis. 309-762-4653 800-336-4655, tpc.com/tpc-deere-run.

"Oz the Great and Powerful" (film)
1-3:30 p.m., Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $4; $2 members, 563-386-7477.

Movie Matinee Day
2-4 p.m., East Moline Library, 740 16th Ave. Free, 309-755-9614.

Knit for Peace
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, 309-732-7315.

Chef Monika Sudakov
6:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-524-2470. Registration required.

"Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type" (children's musical)
10 a.m., Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 for groups of 12 and more; 309-786-7733 ext. 2, circa21.com.

SMaK Jam (summer, music, and kids) (ages 17 and younger)
1-2 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

How Do the Locks and Dams Work?, Bill Gretten (Channel Cat Talk)
9-10:45 a.m., Celebration Belle Landing, 2501 E. River Drive, Moline. $12, 563-322-2969. Preregistration required.

Young Pioneers Day Camp
8a.m. - 4p.m., Walnut Grove Pioneer Village At Scott County Park, 18817 290th Street, Long Grove. 563-328-3283.

Crossroads of the Nation: The Hidden History Of Illinois' Railroads, Dr. Simon Cordery
6 p.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free, 815-589-4545.

Down the Rabbit Hole with Down by the Creek, Debbie Wallace
3:30 p.m., Blue Grass Library, 114 N. Mississippi St. Free, 563-381-2868.

Mercer County Fair
Mercer County Fairgrounds, SW 12th Avenue and Ill. 17, Aledo. 309-582-2350.

Iran: A Misunderstood Land, Yashar Vasef
7-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

Linen and Blanket Sale
7 a.m.-4 p.m., UnityPoint Health-Trinity Bettendorf, 4500 Utica Ridge Road, Bettendorf. 309-779-2343.

Lone Bellow
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $15, 309-200-0978.

Darrin Crow: Talespinner and Troubadour
1:30 p.m., Faye's Field, next to Bettendorf Library, 2850 18th St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-344-4178.

Glenn Hickson
5:30-8:30 p.m., O'Melia's Supper Club, 2900 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. Free, 309-788-5635.

















 



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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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