Posted Online: April 19, 2013, 11:00 pm
Daily planner, April 20, 2013
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Nancy Tragarz Spring Cleanup
St. Mary's Altar Society's salad luncheon will be served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, at Schroeder Hall, 5th Avenue and 22nd Street, Rock Island. Tickets are $7 and can be reserved by calling Jean, 309-786-6646, or Regina, 309- 762-0695. Tickets will not be sold at the door unless they are reserved. From left, are JoAnn Tanghe, Regina Drescher and Judy Kirzeder.
8:30 a.m.-noon, Amvets Hall, 827 15th Ave., East Moline. Free. 309-236-4751. Sign-up requested.
Family Groove Company, The Low Down
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10. 563-326-1333.
"How I Became A Pirate" (children's musical)
1 p.m., Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $8.50 (show only); $7.50 groups of 12 and more; $7 Girl Scouts today only. 309-786-7733, ext. 2.
Community Shred Day
9-11 a.m., Davenport Library, 3000 N. Fairmount St. Free. 563-326-7832.
Spy Kids Variety Show
7-9 p.m., Kahler Auditorium, Central High School, 1120 Main St., Davenport. $5; $4 ages 11 and younger. 563-441-0265.
"Death Of A Salesman" (drama)
7:30 p.m. today; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Drive and South Stewart Street, Geneseo. $10. 309-944-2244.
Craft and vendor show
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. today, River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free. 309-523-3440.
2 p.m., Sherrard High School, 4701 176th Ave. $6; $4 children. 309-593-2175.
Styx, REO Speedwagon, Ted Nugent
7 p.m., i wireless Center, 1201 River Drive, Moline. $29, $39, $59, $100. 800-745-3000.
7:30 p.m. today; 3 p.m. Sunday, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. $15; $14 faculty, staff, alumni and seniors; $12 non-Ambrose students; $11 groups; free Ambrose students with ID. 563-333-6251.
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Midwest Writing Center, 225 E. 2nd Street, Suite 303, Davenport. Free. 563-324-1410.
7 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of the Cities. 309-743-8833.
Wheelchair Basketball benefit for Mia's Hope (Sunset 4Ever)
6:30 p.m., The Believers Together Center, Christ The King Catholic Church, 3209 60th St., Moline. 309-797-0176.
1950s Rock Around The Clock Car party for St. Malachy's School
5 p.m., St. Malachy's Hall, 595 E. Ogden Ave., Geneseo. $120 couple; includes dinner and chance to win grand prize. 309-269-8107.
Authentic Italian Dinner
4-7 p.m., Farrell Hall, St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2901 24th St., Rock Island. $14; $6 ages 10 and younger. 309-786-9625 or 309-794-9085.
National Astronomy Day
2-5 p.m.; 3 p.m. Aurora Borealis talk, Moline Library, 3210 41st St. Free. 309-797-3120.
Night sky observing
Dusk-11:30 p.m., Parking Lot, Niabi Zoo, 13010 Niabi Zoo Road, Coal Valley. Free. 309-797-3120.
Spring open house and planet viewing
8:30-10 p.m., John Deere Planetarium, Augustana College, 820 38th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7318.
Flute Workshop with Phyllis Louke
10 a.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7306.
Yard sale/flea market
8 a.m.-4 p.m., Rock Island Conservation Club, 2421 Big Island Parkway, Milan. Free. 309-787-4770.
Trivia Night for Dayne Burton
5 p.m. doors; 6 p.m. trivia, YWCA oftThe Quad-Cities, 229 16th St., Rock Island. $10 per player; teams of eight. 309-788-3479, ext. 11.
"How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying" (musical)
7:30 p.m. today; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Bettendorf High School, 3333 18th St. $10; $7 students and seniors. 563-332-7001.
Quad Cities Walk for Epilepsy
9:30 a.m.-noon, PepsiCo Center, Augustana College, 1025 30th St., Rock Island. minimum $15 pledge required for t-shirt. 309-373-0377.
"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.
Chili Cook-off Challenge for the Steve Baker Foundation for ALS
Noon-4 p.m., Highland Park Bowl, 4204 Avenue of the Cities, Moline. 309-737-9321.
Spring Gala Auction and Art Show for Jordan Catholic School
7-11 p.m., Holiday Inn, 226 17th St., Rock Island. $40. 309-793-7366.
Rachel Park (student recital)
2 p.m., Ensemble room, Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7306.
Spring CrafterNoon Mothers' Day Craft And Vendor Fair
Noon-4 p.m., South Park Presbyterian, 1501 30th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-644-1395.
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.
Night of Fame and Fortune Variety Show
7 p.m. today; 4 p.m. Sunday, Alleman High School, 1103 40th St., Rock Island. $6; $5 seniors; $4 students. 309-786-7793.
Breaking Down Stigma: A Benefit for Mental Health Awareness (music, food, theater, art)
1-4 p.m., Schwiebert Riverfront Park, Mississippi River At 17th Street, Rock Island. Free; donations accepted.
Piano Celebration for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa
10 a.m.-5 p.m. today; Noon-5 p.m. Sunday, NorthPark Mall, 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free. 563-391-4500.
Kidz Day With Paul Cioe and The Hound Dogs
10:30 a.m.-noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; free ages 12 and younger (children must be accompanied). 563-326-1333.
Prime Rib Sandwich or Chicken Dinner
4:30-7 p.m., St. Ambrose Church Parish Center, 312 W. 1st St., Milan. $8 dinner; $4 ages 11 and younger (hot dogs and macaroni and cheese).