The Night People return to CASI Aug. 15

Posted Online: Aug. 13, 2014, 9:59 am
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Press release submitted by Center for Active Seniors, Inc. (CASI)

Dance the night away with your friends on Friday, August 15—when The Night People return
to CASI as part of the 2014 Summer Concert Series. The Night People were favorites at the
Draught House and COL Ballroom and they are still drawing crowds as they continue to play
the Quad City scene. The Night People get the crowd moving with a variety of music including
the hits of the 1960s. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door and may be purchased at
CASI. Cash bar and bar snacks will be available.

By purchasing a ticket you are helping fund CASI programs and activities for area seniors. CASI
was established in 1972 and serves the needs of older adults by providing a variety of events
and activities focused on health and wellness, social engagement, lifelong learning, and
community involvement. CASI also provides a senior advocacy program to assist older adults,
their families, and caregivers in needs assessment and referral for services. Jane's Place at CASI
is the only adult day services center in Eastern Iowa serving adults with Alzheimer's and
dementia. Please contact CASI for additional information.


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1889 -- 125 years ago: Billy Catton, famous billard player, returned to Rock Island with a view to making this city his home in the future.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The belief is growing that a great decisive battle of the World War was being fought at Verdun, a strong fortress of France on the Meuse near the French frontier, according to a London dispatch.
1939 -- 75 years ago: William Stremmel, 91, Rock Island's last Civil War veteran, died.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Workmen of the Midwest Wrecking Co., Clinton, have begun razing the historic old office building of Deere & Co., 1325 3rd Ave., Moline. The site will be used by the Deere Plow Works for its shipping and receiving department.
1989 -- 25 years ago: East Moline developer Jim Massa says the financial package for the proposed $34.5 million Quad City International Motor Speedway is down to making sure "all the i's are dotted and t's are crossed. Finalizing this will give the green light to see if NASCAR and CART, the auto racing sanctioning bodies, approve race dates.

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