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Daily planner, May 16, 2013
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All-town garage sale
Moline American Legion Post 246 Legion Poppy Days will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 17-18. Poppies will be distributed at various locations in Moline. Distribution of poppies provides support to community veterans, making sure they are taken care of during their time of need. From left, Julie Agan, Moline Mayor Scott Raes and Post 246 Commander John Gosney.
Port Byron. 309-737-9948.
Varies, Trinity Enrichment Center, 4622 Progress Drive, Suite A, Davenport. Per session/varies, 563-742-5800.
Choosing Child Care
10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Trinity Bettendorf, 4500 Utica Ridge Road. Free, 855-244-5301.
America's Music: Blues and Gospel (documentaries and discussion)
6-8 p.m., Western Illinois University-Quad Cities, 3561 60th St., Moline. Free, 309-762-9481.
Jam session with John O'Meara and Friends
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free, 563-355-0655.
911 -- Safety and You, David Rowland
10:30-11:30 a.m., Center For Active Seniors Inc., 1035 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. $2; free members, 563-386-7477.
7:30 p.m., The QC Theatre Workshop, 1730 Wilkes Ave., Davenport. Pay what it's worth afterward.
Joint Paper on "Whither Moral Courage?" By Salman Rushdie (Independent Scholars' Evening)
7 p.m., Moline Commercial Club, 1530 5th Ave. Free, 309-762-9202.
Artists Talk about American POP! (Thursdays at The Figge)
6 p.m. tour; 7 p.m. talk, Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free, 563-326-7804.
Bebop Jazz Night
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free, 309-200-0978.
Spring Band Concert
7 p.m., United Township High School Auditorium, 1275 Avenue Of The Cities, East Moline. Free, 309-752-1646.
Free admission with plant donation
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. 309-794-0991.
Spring book sale
3-7:30 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, 309-523-3440.
7:30 p.m., Moline High School, 3600 Avenue of The Cities. 309-743-8833.
"And Another Thing" Dinner and Reception honoring Don Wooten for WVIK
5 p.m., Augustana College Center Dining Room, 3750 7th Ave., Rock Island. $35, 309-794-7552.
Third Thirsty Thursday (music, drinks, lawn games)
6-8 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $6; $5 ages 60 and up; $4 ages 5-15; $2 ages 2-5; free under age 2, 309-794-0991.
ComedySportz Quad Cities (spring fundraiser)
7 p.m., Quad Cities Prayer Center, NorthPark Mall (Near Sears), 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport. Free, 563-323-3090.
Solo Steppers (square and round dances)
7:30-10 p.m., Prince Of Peace Lutheran Church, 415 W. 53rd St., Davenport. $4.50; $4 members, 309-441-5880.