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Daily planner, Feb. 17, 2014


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"Picturing Black History" (art by Kadir Nelson)
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. 309-732-7323.

Katherine L. House book-signing ("The White House for Kids: A History of a Home, Office and National Symbol")
11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, NorthPark Mall, 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. 563-445-8760.

For the Fun of It races
6:30-7:30 p.m., Ski Snowstar Winter Sports Park, 9500 126th St. W., Andalusia. $5. 309-798-2666.

Mississippi Valley Western and Country Music Association jam session
6-10 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3 nonmembers. 309-755-7908.

Winter Olympics viewing party
7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free. 563-324-1933.

Tuesday

"Chicago" (Red Carpet Re-View, Academy Award-winning film)
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. 563-344-4175.

Quad-City KIX Orchestra
7-9 p.m., RME Hall, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Therapeutic yoga
8:30-9:30 a.m., The Cottage Wholistic Health Center, 1227 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. $12. 563-726-2623.

Lost Grove Lake update, Chad Dolan
Noon-1 p.m., Surrey Heights Fire Station, 5002 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf. Free; $5 for optional lunch (RSVP). 563-391-1403.

"Heart Health and You," RaeAnn Tucker-Marshall
1 p.m., Geneseo Library, 805 N. Chicago St. Free. 309-852-0197.

Open-mic night
6:30-9 p.m., Cool Beanz Coffeehouse, 1325 30th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-558-0909.

"Eastern Canada RV Adventure" (World Adventure Series)
1 p.m., 4 p.m., 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.

"How To Create and Print Customized Calendars" (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free.

Bunco for the LeClaire Civic Club
10 a.m.-noon, Civic Center, 127 S. Cody Road, LeClaire. $2. 563-289-4458.

Vampire Party (ages 12-18)
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. 309-732-7323.



















 




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  Today is Saturday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2014. There are 123 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: A large pair of elk, captured in Iowa, were exhibited in Market Square today.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Rock Island Arsenal dam was being constructed under the supervision of Charles Frances, of Lowell, Mass.
1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.






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