Moonlight Madness Nov. 14 at Trinity R.I. Gift Shop


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Originally Posted Online: Nov. 08, 2012, 12:24 pm
Last Updated: Nov. 08, 2012, 12:27 pm
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Press release submitted by Vicki Gray



The public is invited to "Moonlight Madness" at Trinity Rock Island's Gift Shop at 2701 17th St. on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, from 4 - 8 p.m. This annual event features discounts, clearance prices, refreshments and surprise deals on holiday merchandise, "Old World" Christmas ornaments, Door County coffee, jewelry, watches, purses, scarves, toys and baby items, lotions, candles, and gifts. Friends of Trinity sponsor three gift shops, a floral department, and special fundraising events with all proceeds providing financial support for Trinity Regional Health System and the Quad City community. Ongoing commitments include the Caring Canines program, Trinity's Caring Closet, and the awarding of $12,000 in annual scholarships to students pursuing careers in healthcare.

















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Miss McCorkindale has opened millinery rooms over Gimbel's dry goods store, where she offers a choice lot of millinery goods, which she will manufacture to order.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Col. Charles Lindbergh has stated that he is convinced that Germany's air force is equal to the combined sky fleets of her potential European foes.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Small gas motors may be permitted on boats in the lake to be built in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. The prospect was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Rock Island County Forest Preserve Commission.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The annual Dispatch/Rock Island Argus Spelling Bee continues to be a family tradition. Ed Lee, an eighth-grader at John Deere Junior High School, Moline, is the 1989 spelling bee champion from among 49 top spellers in Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. He advances to the competition in Washington, D.C. Runnerup was Ed's sister, Susan.






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