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 Tuesday, Sept 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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