Daily planner, March 7, 2014


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Gospel Sing for Bibles for Russia
7 p.m., Word of Faith Church, 3114 Rockingham Road, Davenport. 563-381-4314, 563-324-7140.

Tutu Fabulous for Ballet Quad Cities (wine tasting, performances)
7-9 p.m. wine tasting; 9-11 p.m. dance party, Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $45; $40 advance. 309-786-3779.

Post Mortems, Satellite Heart, Mutts
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $5. 309-793-1999.

Kent Burnside and The New Generation
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. 563-355-0655.

L.A. Guns, Halo of Flies
9 p.m., Rascals Live, 1414 15th St., Moline. $20; $16 advance; $25 reserved seat advance. 309-797-9457.

Benefit for Dallas Hanson
5-9 p.m., The Rock, 302 1st St., Coal Valley.

Patio, Zeta June
10 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. 563-326-1333.

Austin Vallejo
7-9 p.m., Cool Beanz Coffeehouse, 1325 30th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-558-0909.

Chili Supper for the Northeast Pony League Youth Baseball Team
5-8 p.m., Christ United Methodist Church, 3801 7th St., East Moline. 309-716-7934.

Dirt Road Rockers
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free. 309-799-7515.

Ides of Rock
6:30 p.m., Bier Stube, 415 15th St., Moline. 309-797-3049. bier-stube.com.

Cash Cube Lock-In
6 p.m.-6 a.m., Skate City QCA, 1140 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline. $30. 309-755-5219.

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

"Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" (musical)
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. 309-786-7733, ext. 2. circa21.com.

Wheel 'n' Steppers Square Dance
7:30 p.m., Square & Round Dance Hall, 323 1/2 17th St., Bettendorf. $6; $5 members. 563-349-2909.

Friday Night Fish Fry
4:30-7:45 p.m., VFW Post 2153, 1721 7th St., Moline. 309-764-3344.

Reception for the Gondek and Brown Exhibits
7-9 p.m., Quad City Arts Center, 1715 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-793-1213.

"Bright Room Called Day" (drama)
7 p.m., Center for Living Arts, 2008 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10. 563-340-7816.

Lost Country Dancers' Dance
7:30-11 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $5. 309-764-9357.

"Children of Eden" (musical)
7 p.m. today-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Assumption High School, 1020 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport. $10; $8 students and seniors. 563-326-5313, ext. 228.

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

ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance. 309-786-1111.

Improv Jam (ages 18 and older)
9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5. 309-786-1111.

Motorbiscuit
8 p.m.-midnight, On The Rock Grille & Bar, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-732-1631.

Gun Show
5-9 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. $6. 563-326-5338.

Antique Spectacular
5-9 p.m. today; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island. $7 (good all weekend). 712-324-9964.

Arising Art Show by Lori Davis for Pearl Alliance
6-9 p.m., Gallery 114, 114 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Free. 563-209-2488.

Occasional Coffee House and Silent Auction
6 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities, 3707 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $10; $5 youth. 563-359-0816.

Viva La Divas (female impersonators)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

Villainess
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-200-0978.

Open House
4-7 p.m., Buffalo Bill Museum, 199 Front St., LeClaire. Free. 563-289-5580.

Welsh/Cornish Barn Dance (Band Ynys Craig Twmpath Dawns) (Illowa Community Folk Dance)
7:30-10:30 p.m., Singing Bird Nature Center, Black Hawk State Historic Site, 1510 46th Ave., Rock Island. Donations accepted. 309-788-8986 or 309-788-5143.

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

Fish Fry for Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Order of Foresters Court 2175
4-7 p.m., Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Hall, 750 17th St., Silvis. $11; $6 ages 11 and younger; $35 family.

John Fliss
7 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free. 563-328-8000.

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

Country-Western Dance
7-11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $7. 309-281-1409.

















 




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  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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