Daily planner, Feb. 20, 2014


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Question of Evil and Suffering, Rabbi Tamar Grimm, the Rev. Mike Schaab, Imam Saad Baig
7-8:30 p.m., St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2502 29th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-793-7356.

River of Logs: 19th-century Logging and Log Rafting on the Upper Mississippi River, Gayle Rein
6:30 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. 309-732-7323.

Bob Marley Tribute Featuring Natty Nationand Two Peace
8 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. 563-326-1333.

Accessory Swap Meet
6:30-8 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10. 309-794-0991, ext. 203.

Rock Jam with Rocktapuss
9:30 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. 309-797-9457.

Who's Who in Black Davenport, Iowa, Cecil Cooper
10-11:30 a.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard and North Ripley streets, Davenport. Free.

Listening with Our Hearts (Geneseo Women's Connection Luncheon Meeting)
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Cellar Restaurant, 137 S. State St., Geneseo. $12; includes lunch. 309-944-1255. Reservations appreciated.

Curtis C. Roseman and Diann Moore book-signing ("A Century of Players, Performers and Pageants: Wharton Field House and Browning Field, Moline, Illinois")
4-6 p.m., Lagomarcino's, 1422 5th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-764-1814.

National Cherry Pie Day (Third Thursday Downtown Rock Island Mixer)
Daiquiri Factory, 1809 2nd Ave., Rock Island. 309-283-1809.

Family Movie Night
6 p.m., Sherrard Library, 201 5th Ave. Free. 309-593-2178.

Lojo Russo
8 p.m., Harrington's Pub, 2321 Cumberland Drive, Bettendorf. Free. 563-355-0412.

Curtis C. Roseman and Diann Moore Book-Signing ("A Century of Players, Performers and Pageants: Wharton Field House And Browning Field, Moline, Illinois")
7-9 p.m., Hafner's Tavern, 2805 Avenue of the Cities, Moline. Free. 309-762-8451.

Morning Tai Chi
9:30a.m. - 10:30a.m., Spellious Martial Arts Center, SouthPark Mall, Moline. Free introductory class. 309-797-3847.

Chili and Hot Dog Supper for Milan Woman's Club
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. $4 chili; $2 hot dogs.

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8. 309-200-0978.

Do Good Dogs Go To Heaven?
7 p.m., Lifetree Cafe, 606 S.E. 3rd St., Aledo. Free. 309-236-2911.

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

Gospel Fest
7 p.m., Christ The King Chapel, St. Ambrose University, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-333-6023.

Brave Baby, Johnnyswim, Chris Coleslaw, Brooks Strause
7 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $15; $11 advance. 309-793-1999.

Artist Talk with Beth Lipman and Ingalena Klenell
7 p.m., Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. 563-326-7804.

Movie
1 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free. 309-523-3440.

Music open mic
7 p.m., East Village Cafe & Pizza, 1104 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Free. 563-424-5506.

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

















 



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  Today is Thursday, April 17, the 107th day of 2014. There are 258 days left in the year.

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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