Daily planner, Oct. 26, 2013


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Hallowine Food and Wine Tour
1-5 p.m., LeClaire Information Center, 122 N. Cody Road. $10. info@visitleclaire.com.

Juliette Gordon Low, Stacy Cordery
2:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free. 309-524-2440.

Coffeehouse (Mike Baum)
7:30 p.m., Galva Arts Council Building, 128 Exchange St. Free. 309-932-2555.

Fall Rummage Sale
8 a.m.-2 p.m., 15th Avenue Christian Church, 3600 15th Ave., Rock Island.

Little Princess Tea
2-4 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $40, $35 ages 3-12; $35, $30 ages 3-12 members; free ages 2 and younger. 563-324-1933, ext. 242.

Dwyer and Michaels' Halloween Costume Ball (Lynn Allen)
6 p.m.-midnight, Clarion Hotel Conference Center, 5202 Brady St., Davenport. $25.

Fall Rock, Gem, and Jewelry Show
10 a.m.-6 p.m. today; 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Keppy Hall, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. $1; free for ages 17 and younger. 563-445-3034.

Live Broadcast of "The Nose" (Metropolitan Opera)
11:55 a.m., Rave Motion Pictures 53, 3601 E. 53rd St., Davenport. $24; $20 seniors; $16 children. 563-441-0242.

Halloween Skate (all ages) and costume contest (ages 4-10)
2:45-4:45 p.m., The River's Edge, 700 W. River Drive, Davenport. $5 admission; $3 skate rental. 563-328-7275.

Masterworks II (Quad City Symphony Orchestra)
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. 563-322-7276.

UNYK (Multicultural Dance Troupe)
8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. 309-794-7306.

"Elephant Man" (drama)
7 p.m., Student Life Center, Scott Community College, 500 Belmont Road, Bettendorf. $7. 563-441-4001.

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

Pride of the Wapsi
11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. today-Sunday, Pride of The Wapsi Family Farm, 14600 305th St., Long Grove. $8; $6 seniors; free ages 2 and younger. 563-285-8180.

Miles for Mutts benefit ride for Rock Island County Animal Care and Control
10 a.m.-noon check-In; 3:30 p.m. last vehicle in, Crabby's Bar and Grill, 826 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. $10. 309-558-3647.

Fall Fun Day
Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois Route 84 N., Cordova. 309-654-2110.

New Deal For Illinois: The Federal Art Project Collection of Western Illinois University Tour
1:30 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. 563-326-7804.

Past Masters
7:30-11 p.m., Col Ballroom, 1012 W. 4th St., Davenport. $15. 563-322-4431.

Vendor and Craft Fair
9 a.m.-2 p.m., Rockridge High School, 14110 134th Ave. W., Taylor Ridge. 309-793-8020.

Fall Vendor and Craft Show for Friends Supporting Family Readiness Group of Forward Support Company Illinois National Guard
9 a.m.-2 p.m., Moose Lodge, 4410 9th St., Rock Island.

Lagomarcino's Cocoa Beano 5K Race and Kids' Fun Run
9 a.m. 5K; 10 a.m. Fun Run, Lagomarcino's, 1422 5th Ave., Moline. Costs vary. 309-764-1814.

Boooooster Bash (Sin City Orchestra)
7 p.m.-midnight, Scottish Rite Cathedral, 1800 7th Ave., Moline. $10. 309-743-8831.

Girl Scout activities (ages 5-12)
12:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free. 309-524-2440.

Witches' Walk Costume Contest and Parade
11 a.m.-2 p.m., downtown, LeClaire. Free. 563-289-5038.

Pamela York Jazz Trio
7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1702 Iowa St., Davenport. $15; $10 students. 563-326-1691, ext. 201.

Connie (Corcoran) Wilson book-signing
1-4 p.m., Book Rack, 4764 Elmore Ave., Davenport. Free. 563-355-2310.

Christmas Boutique
9 a.m.-1 p.m. today, First Presbyterian Church, 1620 W. 1st St., Milan. 309-787-4661.

Iowa Adult Wheelchair Tennis Tournament
9 a.m.-4 p.m., Life Fitness Center, 2222 Middle Road, Bettendorf. Free. 563-326-0267.

Cornhole Tournament for the Northeast Panther Travel Program
11:30 a.m., The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue of the Cities, Silvis. $30 per team. 309-236-2113.

"Figaro" (comedy)
7:30 p.m. today; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. $11; $9 seniors, students and Augustana faculty and staff. 309-794-7306.

Make a Difference Day
9 a.m.-1 p.m., Casa De Los Ninos, 1401 16th St., Moline. Free. 614-352-0066.

"Alien" (Theater Throwback)
4:15 p.m. and 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50; $7.50 seniors, students and military; $6.50 youth; $1 off members. 563-324-1933.

Monarch Mystery: A Night of Royal Intrigue (mystery dinner)
6:30 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $65. 309-267-8030.

Boo-Tiful Saturday
9 a.m.-2 p.m., downtown in Victorian, Geneseo. 309-944-2686.

All-you-can-eat Breakfast for Rock Island High School cheerleaders
7-11 a.m., Rock Island Evening Lions Club, 4329 8th Ave., Rock Island. $5.


















 




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  Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Yesterday some bold thief stole a full bolt of calico from a box in front of Wadsworth's store, where it was on exhibition.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A team belonging to Peter Priese got away from its driver and made a mad run across the Rock Island Bridge. The driver was thrown from his seat but not hurt.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Carlton Taylor was appointed district deputy grand master for the 14th
Masonic District of Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Moline's million dollar municipal airport was dedicated to air transportation and the national defense by Lt. Gov. John Stelle.
1964 -- 50 years ago: THE ARGUS will be election headquarters for Rock Island County tomorrow night, and the public is invited to watch the operation. The closing of the polls at 6 p.m. will mark the start of open house in the newsroom. Visitors will see staff members receiving, tabulating and posting returns.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Few bricks actually tumbled, but no one seemed to mind as about 1,000 people gathered to celebrate the formal start of demolition at the site of a downtown civic center.




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