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Time Out Calendar for April 18-24, 2013

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April 18: "Hammered Dulcimer," Bob Burns (Senior Day)
1:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

April 18, 20: "Spy Kids" variety show
7 to 9 p.m., Kahler Auditorium, Central High School, 1120 Main St., Davenport. $5; $4 ages 11 and younger, 563-441-0265.

April 18: Keith Soko (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 18-21: "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" (musical)
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Bettendorf High School, 3333 18th St. $10; $7 students and seniors, 563-332-7001.

April 18: Cosby Sweater, Half Naked
8:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $6, 563-326-1333.

April 18-21: "Death of a Salesman" (drama)
7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Drive and S. Stewart Street, Geneseo. $10, 309-944-2244, rhplayers.com.

April 18: Patchouli
4:30 p.m., quad, Augustana College, 639 38th St., Rock Island. Free.

April 18: Return: A Tribute to The Beatles
6 p.m., Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $32.50; $27.50 advance (show only), 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 18, 20, 21: "A Night of Fame and Fortune" variety show
7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday; 4 p.m. Sunday, Alleman High School, 1103 40th St., Rock Island. $6; $5 seniors; $4 students, 309-786-7793.

April 18: "The Sound of Art," Abbie Sawyer (Thursdays at the Figge)
5 p.m. cash bar; 6 p.m. tour; 7 p.m. music, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-7804.

April 18: "Alternative Methods of Financial Exchange" open discussion (Independent Scholars' Evening)
7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave. Free, 309-762-9202.

April 18: Chuck Murphy
10 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $4, 309-793-1999.

April 18: I Love My Library/Poetry in Motion Celebration (music, essays, poetry, video)
6 to 8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

April 18: Teen movie (ages 12 to 18)
6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, 309-732-7323.

April 18-20: "Seussical" (musical)
7 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday, Sherrard High School, 4701 176th Ave. $6; $4 children, 309-593-2175.

April 18: "We Bought a Zoo" (film) and luncheon potluck
Noon, River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, 309-523-3440.

April 18: Jazz Night (The Bebop Group, The Black Hawk College Jazz Combos)
5:30 to 10 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-200-0978.

April 18: Jam session with John O'Meara and Friends
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

April 18: Jazz Jam with the North Scott Jazz Combo
7 to 9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 18, 20, 23: "How I Became a Pirate" (children's musical)
10 a.m. Thursday and Tuesday, 1 p.m. Saturday, Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 groups of 12 and up; $7 Girl Scouts April 20 only, 309-786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

April 18: "Pay Equity: What Do You Make (of it)?," Ruth Sweetser (lecture and panel discussion)
7 to 8:30 p.m., Room 102, Hanson Hall of Science, Augustana College, 726 35th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7721.

April 18-21: "Hair" (musical)
8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, The District Theatre, 1611 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $20. Also April 25-28. 309-235-1654, districttheatre.com.

April 18: Open-mic night with Karl
9 p.m., Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. 563-322-8584.

April 19: Stayin' Alive: A Tribute to The Bee Gees
7:30 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $15; $10 advance, 800-843-4753.

April 19: Mo Carter (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 19-21: New Playwright Festival (New Ground Theatre)
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Village Theatre, 2113 E. 11th St., Davenport. $18; $15 ages 55 and older and students (good for all eight plays over two shows). Also April 26-28. 563-326-7529.

April 19: Stock-car racing
7 p.m., Davenport Speedway, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St. $10; $9 teens and seniors; $5 ages 7 to 12; free ages 6 and younger, 563-249-1387, davenportspeedway.com.

April 19: "Murder at the Moonshine-a-Palooza" (interactive mystery dinner theater), It's a Mystery
6:30 p.m., Skellington Manor, 420 18th St., Rock Island. $35, reservations required, 563-344-9187.

April 19-21: "Chicago" (musical)
7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, W. High and N. Gaines streets, Davenport. $15; $14 faculty, staff, alumni, seniors; $12 non-Ambrose students; $11 groups; free Ambrose students with ID, 563-333-6251.

April 19-21, 24: "A Mighty Fortress is Our Basement" (musical)
7:45 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 5:45 p.m. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, preceded by meal. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $48 except matinee, $42; seniors, $2 off; 18 and younger, $29; show-only, $29.50; show-only 18 and younger, $22. Through June 1. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 19, 20: ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $14; $12 advance, 309-786-1111.

April 19: The Night People
6:30 to 10:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 19: "Laugh Hard" (stand-up comedy showcase)
8 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $3, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 19: Epic (Scott County Wrestling)
7 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $7, 563-284-5165.

April 19: Biscuit Miller and The Mix
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, 563-355-0655.

April 19: Quad City Flutes Unlimited concert with Phyllis Louke
7:30 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, W. Lombard and N. Ripley streets, Davenport. Free, 563-333-6251.

April 19: 4onthefloor, Weight, Satellite Heart
9:30 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $6, 309-793-1999.

April 19: Lee Blackmon
7 to 9 p.m., Dunn Bros Coffee, 787 Middle Road, Bettendorf. Free, 563-345-6099.

April 19: Milltown
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. food available; 8 to 11 p.m. band, Moose Lodge, 1025 S. State St., Geneseo. $5, 309-944-2025.

April 19: Lost Country Dancers' dance
7:30 to 11 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $5, 309-764-9357.

April 19: Darlene Breuwet
5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. 309-582-7916.

April 19: The Kris Lager Band, The Harris Collection, Natty Scratch
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8, 563-326-1333.

April 19, 20: Smooth Groove
8 p.m. to midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, Interstate 280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free, 309-756-4600.

April 19, 20: broadBAND
6 to 10 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. Free, 563-441-7000.

April 19: "The Bucktown Revue" (music and comedy, old-fashioned webcast radio program)
7 p.m., Davenport Junior Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $12, 563-940-0508.

April 19: Charley Hayes
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

April 19: The Augustana Electronic Music Studio
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5; $3 students, 309-200-0978.

April 19: Phyllis and The Sharks, The Dirties
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

April 20: Eric Carle Day
1 to 3 p.m., Family Museum, 2900 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free with admission, 563-344-4106.

April 20: The Gray Wolf Band
8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Hollars Bar and Grill, 4050 27th St., Moline. 309-277-9028.

April 20: Styx, REO Speedwagon, Ted Nugent
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $29, $39, $59, $100, 800-745-3000.

April 20: "A German Requiem" (Handel Oratorio Society)
8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. $20; $16 seniors; $10 students and Augustana faculty and staff; free middle and high school students and families, 309-794-7306.

April 20: "Evil Bong" Marathon (Horror Film Night) (ages 17 and older)
7 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-200-0978.

April 20: "Shots 'n' Giggles" (The Blacklist, improv comedy) and two comedians (ages 21 and older)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, 309-786-7733, ext. 2.

April 20: Fast Clydes
8 p.m. to midnight, Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 20: Breaking Down Stigma: A Benefit for Mental Health Awareness (music, food, theater, art)
1 to 4 p.m., Schwiebert Riverfront Park, Mississippi River at 17th Street, Rock Island. Free; donations accepted.

April 20: "Cinderella" (Ballet Quad Cities, Orchestra Iowa)
1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $12, $17, $27, $35, 800-745-3000.

April 20: Spring open house and planet viewing
8:30 to 10 p.m., John Deere Planetarium, Augustana College, 820 38th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7318, helios.augustana.edu/astronomy.

April 20: Crossroads
8 p.m. to midnight, New Windsor Depot, 110 S. 5th Ave. Free, 309-667-2801.

April 20: One-Act Festival
7 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. 309-743-8833.

April 20: Kevin "BF" Burt and Big Medicine
9 p.m. to midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. $5, 563-355-0655.

April 20: Rachel Park (student recital)
2 p.m., Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

April 20: Spring Fun Day
Cordova Dragway Park, 19425 Illinois Route 84 N. 309-654-2110, cordovadrag.com.

April 20: The Night People
8 p.m. to midnight, Greenbriar Pub, Restaurant and Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free, 309-764-2043.

April 20: Night sky observing
Dusk to 11:30 p.m., parking lot, Niabi Zoo, 13010 Niabi Zoo Road, Coal Valley. Free, 309-797-3120.

April 20: Holly's Buddies
5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 20: "Side Project" (Studio Series Saturday, ComedySportz Quad Cities) (ages 17 and older)
9:30 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $5; free ComedySportz attendees, 309-786-1111, establishmenttheatre.com.

April 20: Cosmic
9 p.m., Mound Street Landing, 1029 Mound St., Davenport. Free, 563-323-1200.

April 20: National Astronomy Day
2 to 5 p.m.; 3 p.m. auroral borealis talk, Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-797-3120.

April 20: Lynn Allen
Martini's on the Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. 309-732-1631.

April 20: Family Groove Company, The Low Down
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10, 563-326-1333.

April 20: Rob Dahms and "Detroit" Larry Davison
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

April 20: Kidz Day with Paul Cioe and The Hound Dogs
10:30 a.m. to noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; free ages 12 and younger (children must be accompanied), 563-326-1333.

April 20: The Phamily Berzerker, Have Your Cake
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. $7, 309-793-1999.

April 21: Jason Carl
6 to 9 p.m., The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.

April 21: Handbell Choir
7 p.m., Ascension Chapel, Founders' Hall, Augustana College, 820 38th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

April 21: Pixie Tea
1 to 4 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10; free ages 2 and younger, RSVP required, 309-794-0991, ext. 30.

April 21: The Augustana Chamber Singers
2 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

April 21: Third Sunday Jazz workshop
5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $7; $5 advance, 563-326-1333.

April 21: Victor Wooten (Third Sunday Jazz matinee)
7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $25, 309-373-0790.

April 21: The Blackhawk Chapter of the American Guild of Organists recital
3 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2363 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Free, 563-322-5318.

April 21: Sunday brunch with music by The Terry Hanson Ensemble
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Brady Street Chop House, Radisson Quad City Plaza Hotel, 111 E. 2nd St., Davenport. 563-322-2200.

April 21: "Do the Math" (documentary and discussion)
6 to 8 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free.

April 21: Stock-car racing
5:30 p.m., Quad City Speedway, 4200 Archer Drive, East Moline. 309-792-5030, freewebs.com/quadcityspeedway.

April 21: Country Traditions
2 to 6 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St. $8, 563-284-5165.

April 21: Victorian Bridal Tea
1:30 to 3:30 p.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. $15; $10 members, 563-322-8844.

April 21: Circus Pages Family Circus
2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport. $15; two free admissions for ages 14 and younger per paid adult with merchant coupons; $2 additional child, 563-326-5338.

April 21: Kaiser Cartel, American Dust
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

April 21: Sunday jazz brunch with music by The Josh Duffee Quartet
10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. seatings, reservations required, Bix Bistro, Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd St., Davenport. 563-484-5900.

April 21: Country dance and jam session (Midnight Riders)
5 to 9 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3, 309-755-5622.

April 22: "Rome: Kalends of February" (Independent and International Film Series)
7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7721.

April 22: "Grierson's Raid and the Richmond Bread Riot" (River Valley 150th Anniversary Civil War Roundtable)
6 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, 309-523-3440.

April 22: "Lackawanna Blues" (film and discussion)
5 p.m. refreshments; 5:30 p.m. movie, Davenport Library, 6000 Eastern Ave. Free, 563-326-7832.

April 22: "Federal Historic Tax Credits," Anthony Rubano and Catherine O'Connor
6:30 p.m., Room 111, Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Riverfront Campus, 3300 River Drive, Moline. Free, 309-524-2053.

April 22, 23: "Broadway: The American Musical, Episode 2: Syncopated City" (documentary and discussion)
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-524-2470. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 22: He's My Brother She's My Sister
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10, 309-200-0978.

April 23: As You Were, Lover's Speed, Woglake, The Easy Mark
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5, 309-200-0978.

April 23: Barlowe and James
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free, 309-787-1117.

April 23: "The Sound of Music" (Classic Film Series)
1 p.m. and 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50; $7.50 seniors, students and military; $6.50 youth; $1 off members, 563-324-1933.

April 23: Music student recital
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-7306.

April 23: "Who is Macbeth?," Don Wooten and Genesius Guild
6:30 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free, 309-732-7323.

April 23: "Arab Spring Today: Lessons Learned"
7 to 8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 563-344-4175.

April 23: Glenn Hickson
5:30 to 8:30 p.m., O'Melia's Supper Club, 2900 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. 309-788-5635.

April 23: Mandolin Junction (open bluegrass jam)
7 to 9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-1333.

April 23: Gary Allegretto (Blues in the Schools artist-in-residence)
7 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-524-2440.

April 23: "Meanings of Flowers, Herbs, Leaves and Twigs" (World Book Night)
5:30 p.m. doors; 6 p.m. talk, Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-794-0991.

April 23: "Saving for College," Jon Crockett
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free, 309-797-3339.

April 24: Black Hawk College Jazz Festival (Geof Bradfield)
7 to 9 p.m., Room 306, Building 1, Black Hawk College, 6600 34th Ave., Moline. Free, 563-209-6832.

April 24: Euforquestra, FireSale, D. Bess
7:30 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8, 563-326-1333.

April 24: Broadway performance with the District Theatre and Tristan Layne Tapscott
7 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free, 309-524-2470.

April 24: Night Light with Jim Stroehle
6 to 9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free, 563-386-1900.

April 24: Open-Mic Night Contest
6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; free friends of RME, 563-326-1333.

April 24: "Rock of Ages" (musical)
7:30 p.m., Adler Theatre, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $39.50, $49.50, $59.50, 563-326-8522.