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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1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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