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 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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