Time Out Calendar for July 18-24, 2013


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July 18: Tewanta Lopez and Company (Bettendorf Library Summer Concert Series)
6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Faye's Field, next to the library, 2850 18th St. Free, 563-344-4175.

July 18: The Candymakers (Summer Concert Series)
7 to 8:30 p.m., Bass Street Landing Plaza, 17th Street and River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-524-2054.

July 18: "Rafting Logs to Quad City Mills," Gayle Rein (Channel Cat Talk)
9 to 10:45 a.m., Celebration Belle Landing, 2501 E. River Drive, Moline. $12, preregistration required, 563-322-2969.

July 18: Movie Flick
5:30 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, 309-732-7323.

July 18-20: Coal Valley Days (The Funnies, The Gray Wolf Band)
5 to 11 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. Saturday Parade, Municipal Park, 1000 1st St., Coal Valley. Free, 309-558-7234, coalvalleydays.org.

July 18: The Grahams, Ellis Kell
7:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

July 18: Ice cream social for the Hammond-Henry Hospital Auxiliary (The Green River Band featuring The Daniels Family)
5 p.m. ice cream; 7 p.m. music, City Park, State Street and Main Street, Geneseo. By donation, 309-944-9130.

July 18: Storyteller Brian "Fox" Ellis
6:30 p.m., Colona Library, 911 1st St. Free, 309-792-0548.

July 18: "Born Into Brothels" (documentary and discussion) (Independent Scholars' Evening)
7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave. Free, 309-762-9202.

July 18: The Melvins, Honky
8:30 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $22; $18 advance, 309-793-1999.

July 18: Third Thirsty Thursday (music, drinks, lawn games)
6 to 8 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free with admission, 309-794-0991.

July 18: Esme Alexis (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

July 18-21: "The Curse of an Aching Heart, or Trapped in the Spider's Web" (melodrama)
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Drive and S. Stewart Street, Geneseo. $10, 309-944-2244.

July 18: Jim Cruise, the Spoon Man (music)
11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

July 18-21: "Peter Pan" (musical), Quad City Music Guild
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Prospect Park Theater, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. $16; $11 ages 11 and younger, 309-762-6610.

July 18: Jam session with John O'Meara and friends
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

July 18: The Quad-City KIX Orchestra (Concert in the Park Series)
5 p.m. food; 6:30 p.m. concert, Veterans' Park, E. 2nd Street, Kewanee. Free, 309-852-2175.

July 18: EKF Night of Comedy for the Erika Kate Foundation (Guys in Ties)
5 p.m. doors; 6:30 p.m. show, The Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-798-7925.

July 19: Pieces of Candy
5 to 8 p.m., Wide River Winery Tasting Room, 106 N. Cody Road, LeClaire. Free with wine purchase, 563-289-2509.

July 19: Troupe Amate (bellydance show)
7 to 9 p.m., Cool Beanz Coffeehouse, 1325 30th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-558-0909.

July 19: "Detroit" Larry Davison and Chris Avey
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

July 19: The Jef Spradley Band
7:30 p.m., Pepperjack's American Food & Spirits, 1225 E. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free, 563-324-9525.

July 19, 20: ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance, 309-786-1111.

July 19: Saliva, Eleven Fifty Two, Three Years Hollow
8 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $20; $15 advance, 309-793-1999.

July 19, 20: Double D and The Sensations
8 p.m. to midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, Interstate 280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free, 309-756-4600.

July 19: "Secret of the Urn;" "Budo:" "The Art of Killing" (Samurai Cinema, ages 17 and older)
7 p.m.-midnight, Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-200-0978.

July 19-21: "The Fox on the Fairway" (comedy)
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Playcrafters Barn Theatre, 4950 35th Ave., Moline. $10, 309-762-0330.

July 19, 20: Walcott Day
Victory Park, 202 E. Otis St., Walcott. 563-343-8996.

July 19, 20: Jordan Danielsen
8 p.m. to midnight, Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free, 563-441-7000.

July 19: The Mississippi Misfits
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

July 19: The Effie Afton, Janell Just
7 to 9 p.m., Brewed Awakenings, 221 Brady St., Davenport. Free, 563-322-0332.

July 19: Caught in the Act
8 p.m. to midnight, Hey Bryan's, 1140 15th Ave., East Moline. 309-755-9295.

July 19: Stock-car racing
7 p.m., Davenport Speedway, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St. $10; $9 teens and seniors; $5 ages 7-12; free ages 6 and younger, 563-249-1387.

July 19-21: USA BMX Quad City National Championships
East Moline BMX Speedway, 1900 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline. Free, 309-796-4455.

July 19: The Night People
6:30 to 10:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. 563-386-1900.

July 19: The Orion Community Band
7:30 p.m., Bill Bowe Memorial Bandshell, Veterans' Memorial Park, 1645 23rd St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-344-4113.

July 19: The Pines, Lewis Knudsen and The Bandits
8:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10, 563-326-1333.

July 19, 20: "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type" (children's musical)
10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. Saturday, Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 for groups of 12 and older, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

July 19: "Brer Bucktown's Travelin' Show"
8 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

July 19-21: "Les Miserables" (musical), Countryside Community Theatre
7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, North Scott High School, 200 S. 1st St., Eldridge. $14; $12 grades K-12; $12 ages 60 and older Friday-Saturday, $7 ages 60 and older Thursday and Sunday, 563-285-6228.

July 19: Friday Fun Night -- Test, Trophy, and Gamblers and High School Points Race No. 5
Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois Route 84 N. 309-654-2110.

July 19-21, 24: "Menopause, the Musical"
7:45 p.m. Friday-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 under, $22. Through Aug. 10. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

July 19: The Ex-Bombers, The Post Mortems, Hunter Station
9 p.m., Bier Stube, 415 15th St., Moline. 309-797-3049.

July 19: Flash Point
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-732-1631.

July 19: Powell
7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Rustic Ridge Golf Course, Grille & Pub, 1151 E. Iowa St., Eldridge. Free, 563-285-8119.

July 19, 20: "Christmas in July" (Bottoms up Quad City Burlesque) (ages 21 and older)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $20; $18 advance. Also July 26, 27. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

July 19, 20: Heartland Jam
2 p.m. to midnight, Centennial Park, 315 S. Marquette St., Davenport. $45 (one-day); $55 (two-day); $120 (one-day VIP), 563-391-0888.

July 19: Darlene Breuwet
5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. 309-582-7916.

July 19: Keep off the Grass
8 p.m. to midnight, River House Bar & Grill, 1510 River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-797-1234.

July 19: The Tony Hamilton Orchestra
6:30 p.m. line dance lessons; 7 to 10 p.m. dance, Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $10, 309-787-0645.

July 19: The Karry Outz (Friday Live at 5)
5 to 7 p.m., River Music Experience Courtyard, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

July 19, 20: Swing Shift
8 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free, 563-441-7000.

July 19: Country-western dance
7 to 11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $7, 309-281-1409.

July 20: "Headbanger's Burlesque Part Deux" (Burlesque le' Moustache)
8 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $25, $40, 563-326-8500.

July 20: Quad City Raiders vs. Des Moines Blaze (minor league football)
7:30 p.m., Ericson Field, Augustana College, 520 38th St., Rock Island. $5.

July 20: "Wood Whittling," Berry Williams
7 p.m., Fisherman's Corner, 16123 Ill.-84 N, Hampton. Free, 309-794-5338.

July 20: "Wisenheimer" (Studio Series Saturday, The Brewmasters) (ages 18 and older)
9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5; free ComedySportz attendees, 309-786-1111.

July 20: Smooth Groove
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

July 20: Rollin' in the Oldies classic car cruise-in
5 p.m., NorthPark Mall, 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $2, 563-340-5957.

July 20: Rock Camp USA concert
Noon, Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

July 20: Outdoor Velour, Jennifer Hall, Gabriel Dowie
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

July 20: Holy Ghost Tent Revival, Fairhaven
8 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5, 563-326-1333.

July 20: The Fry Daddies
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

July 20: Wheelhouse
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

July 20: Learn and Play Day
10 a.m. to 4 p.m., John Deere Pavilion, 1400 River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-765-1000.

July 20, 21: "Coriolanus" (tragedy), Genesius Guild
8 p.m., Lincoln Park Classic Theater, 11th Avenue and 40th Street, Rock Island. Free.

July 20: Tours of Locks and Dam 15
11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Mississippi River Visitor Center, Arsenal Island. Free, reservations recommended, 309-794-5338.

July 20: The Funnies
8 p.m. to midnight, River House Bar & Grill, 1510 River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-797-1234.

July 20: Holly's Buddies
6 to 9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

July 20: Portrait of an Eagle, The Post Mortems (Rock Wars Battle of the Bands)
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $3, 563-326-1333.

July 20: Bracket Points Race No. 7 and the National Dragster Challenge
Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois Route 84 N. 309-654-2110, cordovadrag.com.

July 20: Machine Gun Willie
9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Crabby's Bar and Grill, 826 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free, 309-799-3300.

July 20: Ed Villareal's roast of Tristan Tapscott
8 p.m., The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-235-1654.

July 20: Crossroads
7 to 11 p.m., Beer Belly's, 112 N. College Ave., Aledo. Free, 309-582-3130.

July 20: "Reptiles and Amphibians," Mik Holgersson (Riverine Walk)
9 to 10:30 a.m., Nahant Marsh Educational Field Station, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport. $5; free River Action members, preregistration required, 563-322-2969.

July 20: Chuck Murphy
2 to 5 p.m., Creekside Vineyards Winery & Inn, 7505 120th Ave., Coal Valley. 309-787-9463.

July 20: Future Bass Fest featuring Hulk (ages 18 and older)
7 p.m. to 2 a.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $10, 309-793-1999.

July 20: "America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie;" "Jens Jensen: Harmonious World" (documentaries)
1:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $5 both, 563-322-8844.

July 20: The Railers
6:30 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

July 21: Barefoot Becky (Eastern Chapter Polka Club of Iowa dance)
1:30 to 5:30 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8; free ages 20 and younger, 563-285-5989.

July 21: Geneseo Area Praise Band Jam
5:30 p.m., City Park, W. Main Street and S. Center Street, Geneseo. 309-944-2793.

July 21: Buddy Olson
3 to 6 p.m., Ducky's Lagoon, 13515 78th Ave. W., Taylor Ridge. Free, 309-798-2423.

July 21: Recycled Art
1 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free with admission, 309-794-0991, ext. 203.

July 21: Dave Ellis (Funday Sunday)
6 to 9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

July 21: "Jens Jensen: The QC Connection," Linda Anderson
2 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission, 563-322-8844, gahc.org.

July 21: Battle Red
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

July 21: Sunday brunch with music by The Terry Hanson Ensemble
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.

July 21: Black Hawk Park West Neighborhood potluck and Mississippi River talk
5:30 p.m., Singing Bird Nature Center, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-558-6707.

July 21: The RiverCity 6 (Music on the Levee)
7 p.m., Petersen Pavilion, LeClaire Park, 400 W. Beiderbecke Drive, Davenport. Free, 563-888-2235.

July 21: Third Sunday Jazz workshop
3 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; free ages 12 and younger, 563-326-1333.

July 21: James Culver and The Kuchina Jazz Collective (Third Sunday Jazz matinee)
6 to 8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $15 reserved seats, 309-373-0790.

July 21: Jim Ryan
3 to 7 p.m., Len Brown's North Shore Inn, 700 North Shore Drive, Moline. 309-764-6823.

July 21, 24: Backwater Gamblers water-ski show
6:30 p.m., 44th Street and the Rock River, Rock Island. Free, 309-786-8987.

July 21: Vocal recital
3 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2363 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, 563-322-5318.

July 21: La Guerre, Break up Art, Huntronik
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

July 21: Quad City Wolfpack vs. Mankato Brawlers (semi-pro football)
3 p.m., Ericson Field, Augustana College, 520 38th St., Rock Island. $5; free ages 6 and younger; free if wearing Scouts uniform.

July 21: Country dance and jam session (Midnight Riders)
5 to 9 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3, 309-755-5622.

July 22: Pirate Day (activities, film)
10 a.m. to noon treasure hunt; 2 p.m. film, Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave. Free, 563-285-4794.

July 22: "Little-Known Facts About the Battle of Gettysburg" (River Valley 150th Anniversary Civil War Roundtable)
6 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, 309-523-3440.

July 22: Groundbreaking Films series
6 p.m., Davenport Library, 6000 Eastern Ave. Free, 563-326-7832.

July 22: Band du Jour (Concert in the Park Series)
5:30 p.m. food; 7 to 8:30 p.m. music, Stephens Square, 601 19th St., Moline. Free, 309-797-0789.

July 23: Family Fitness, Food and Fun Day
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Kewanee Library, 102 S. Tremont St. Free, 309-852-0197.

July 23: Movie Matinee Day
2 to 4 p.m., East Moline Library, 740 16th Ave. Free, 309-755-9614.

July 23: Chastity Brown, Barbara Jean
7 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

July 23: Glenn Hickson
5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Jake O's, 2900 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. Free, 309-788-5635.

July 23: The Ellis Kell Band (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.

July 23: Christopher the Conquered, Nick Jaina, American Dust
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

July 23: "The Enigma of Iranian Politics," Yashar Vasef
7 to 8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

July 23: "An Evening With Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln" (Max and Donna Daniels)
6 to 7 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, reservations required, 309-523-2046.

July 23: "Jazzing it up on the Mississippi River: Bix Beiderbecke," Josh Duffee (Channel Cat Talk)
9 to 10:45 a.m., Celebration Belle Landing, 2501 E. River Drive, Moline. $12, preregistration required, 563-322-2969.

July 24: "Down the Rabbit Hole" with Down by the Creek, Debbie Wallace (animal visit)
3 p.m., Durant Library, 402 6th St. Free, 563-785-4725.

July 24: "Temple Grandin" (film and discussion)
6:30 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2136 Brady St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-3547.

July 24: "Where Does it All Go? Recycling 101," Martin Davis (Riverine Walk)
6:30 to 8 p.m., Midland Davis Corporation, 3301 4th Ave., Moline. $5; free River Action members, preregistration required, 563-322-2969.


















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Journeymen shoemakers of Rock Island struck for higher wages yesterday morning, asking 25 percent increases. Employers have acceded to their demand.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Lighting struck wires of the Merchants Electric Light Co. during a furious storm, and many Rock Island business houses were compelled to resort to gas as a means of illumination.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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