Daily planner, Feb. 14, 2014


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We Love Pete the Cat
10-11:30 a.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. 563-344-4178.

Inside the Music Luncheon with Mark Russell Smith, Roberto Diaz and Elissa Lee Koljonen
Noon-1 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $15; $10 for volunteers for symphony members. 563-322-7276.

Flash Mob for One Billion Rising for Justice
4-5 p.m., Annie Wittenmyer Gymnasium, 2800 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $5. 563-468-2140.

"Notebook" (film)
7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50. 563-324-1933.

Candymakers
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10. 563-326-1333.

Meet Li'l Miss Iowa Madison Phipps and Miss Eastern Iowa Stacy Phipps
1 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave., Eldridge. Free. 563-285-4794.

Women's Heart Health Nutrition Workshop, Nina Struss
Noon, Mercer Carnegie Library, 200 N. College Ave., Aledo. Free. 309-582-2032.

Country Traditions Band
7-11 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $10. 563-284-5165.

Valentine's Day sale
9 a.m.-4 p.m., Genesis Medical Center, Silvis, 801 Illini Drive. Free. 309-281-4000.

QC Vinyl Dance Revival
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $3. 309-200-0978.

"Leaving Iowa" (comedy)
7 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, North Scott High School, 200 S. 1st St., Eldridge. $8; $5 students and seniors; half-price Sunday seniors. 563-285-9631.

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

Tony Hoeppner (Live Lunch)
Noon-1 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Open-mic coffeehouse
7-10 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 1600 20th St., Rock Island. Donations accepted. 309-798-3776.

Valentine's Day dinner
5 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $90 couple. 563-345-6647.

Outdoor Show
Noon-8 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7; $1 ages 6-16; free ages 5 and younger; $5 seniors noon-4 p.m. today. 309-788-5912.

Spinal screenings and chair massages with Bridgette Hajduk
9 a.m.-noon, Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free. 563-386-7477

Valentine Indoor Music and Moonlight Walk (Just 4 Fun)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Watch Tower Lodge, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-788-9536.

"Carmen" (Ballet Quad Cities)
7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Cathedral, 1800 7th Ave., Moline. $22; $12 ages 18 and younger. 309-786-3779.

Friday Fish Fry
5-8 p.m., Croatian Crest Club, 3600 N. Shore Drive, Moline. 309-797-9248.

Valentine's Day Dance (The Tony Hamilton Orchestra)
7-10 p.m., Center for Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $10. 309-787-0645.

Fish fry
5-8 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. 309-787-4149.





















 




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  Today is Wednesday, Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2014. There are 105 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: We are told league merchants have paid no attention to the prohibition on selling ammunition, but continue to sell just as before the order was issued.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rev. R.F. Sweet, rector of Trinity Episcopal Parish, left for the East to visit his boyhood home in Boston before attending the general convention of the Episcopal Church in New York.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dr. E.A. Anderson was named to succeed Dr. E.L. Kerns as head physician of the Modern Woodmen of America, and moved to Rock Island from Holdingford, Minn.
1939 -- 75 years ago: One week late, because of the outbreak of war, Dr. E.L. Beyer resumed his work as professor of romance languages at Augustana College. Dr. and Mrs. Beyer left Germany on the last train to the Belgian border.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Employees in Turnstyle stores in Moline and Davenport will vote Oct. 2 in an election set up by the Chicago regional office of the National Labor Relations Board. Employees will vote either for the Retail Clerk International or for no union.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Rock Island High School is considering a step to help teen moms stay in school and get their diploma. The school board is expected to vote tonight on instituting an on-site child care center.


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