Daily planner, Nov. 21, 2012

Posted Online: Nov. 21, 2012, 6:00 am
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Superfly Samurai
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655.

ComedySportz Classic Second Anniversary Celebration
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $10 with reservation. (309) 786-1111.

"Miracle on 34th Street: The Musical"
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Gray Wolf
Martini's on The Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Dance (John and Kay Retzl)
12:30-2:30 p.m., Moline Township Activity Center, 620 18th St., Moline. $2. (309) 797-0789.

Festival of Trees
RiverCenter, 136 E. 3rd St., Davenport. $8; $6 ages 60 and older; $3 ages 2-10. (563) 324-3378.

Keep off the Grass
8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Mulligan's Valley Pub, 310 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free. (309) 799-7515.

6:30 p.m. Turkey Bowling; 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Band, Krusteez Pizza/Harry's Backroom, 411 2nd St., Matherville. Free. (309) 754-9800.

Night People
5:30-8:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

Eleven Fifty Two, My Pal Trigger, Post Mortems
8:30 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. $5. (309) 797-9457.

Open mic and jam
6:30-9:30 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

Cheese Pizza Tavern Tour
7:30 p.m., Heated Tent, The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue of the Cities, Silvis. Free. (309) 314-0328.

North of 40
9:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. $3. (563) 386-1900.

Rude Punch
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave. Free. (309) 793-1999.

Ren Edstrand (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

9 p.m., Stooge's Saloon, 906 3rd St., Orion. Free. (309) 526-3050.

Steve Dey (Musical Happy Hour)
4-6 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

Shots 'n' Giggles (The Blacklist, Improv Comedy) and Two Comedians
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Ages 21 and older. $10. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2.

Le Roy, American Dust, Tambourine, Comfort
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5. (309) 200-0978.


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  Today is Monday, April 21, the 111th day of 2014. There are 254 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The female sex seems to have gone crazy on the subject of dry goods. When high prices keep them from increasing their wardrobes, they turn to stealing. Yard goods, hats, shoes and other items are being picked up and carried home.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Members of Everts Commandery No. 18, Knights Templar, under Commander H.C. Cleaveland, marched from the Masonic Temple to Trinity Episcopal Church for their annual Easter services.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Nate Hultgren pitched the Augustana College baseball team to a 10-3 victory over Carthage, striking out 11 men and allowing only four hits.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Marvel Leonhardi, a Rock Island High School senior, was the winner of an essay contest on advertising sponsored by The Argus and Advertising Age, a national advertising publication.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Augustana College band drew a crowd of 1,200 people for its annual home concert in Centennial Hall. The size of the crowd was indicative of the fact the band is rapidly approaching the stature of the Augustana Choir.
1989 -- 25 years ago: A benefit to raise money for extracurricular activities in the Rock Island Milan School District will be April 27 at the Quad City Downs harness race track. People buying $17.50 tickets to the second annual "Night at the Quad City Downs" will be entitled to an evening of harness racing and dinner.

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