Daily planner, Nov. 23, 2012


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Crossroads
8 p.m.-midnight, Greenbriar Pub, Restaurant and Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free. (309) 764-2043.

Paul Waters and The Lonesome Tears, The Old 57's
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $4. (309) 793-1999.

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

Family Friday Night (games)
6-9 p.m., Roosevelt Community Center, 1220 Minnie Ave., Davenport. $4; $2.50 advance; $10 family maximum (includes pizza and lemonade). (563) 328-7275.

Grazin' District
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

Frat House Massacre, The Dorm That Dripped Blood, College Horror Film Night (ages 17 and older)
8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 200-0978.

Quad City Christmas Arts and Craft Fair
10 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island.. $4; free with a new unwrapped toy for toys for tots; free ages 12 and younger (admission good all three days). (309) 647-0400.

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

Charley Hayes
Skinny Legs BBQ, 2020 W. 1st St., Milan. Free. (309) 787-1117.

Matt Nanke
9 p.m., Kilkenny's Pub, 300 W. 3rd St., Davenport. (563) 322-8584.

Julmarknad Christmas Market
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Bishop Hill. Free. (309) 927-3345.

Tom Christopher Band
8 p.m., Rhythm City Casino, 101 W. River Drive, Davenport. (563) 441-7000.

Holiday Skate
11 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. today; 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 7-9 p.m., 9:15-11:15 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-noon, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Sunday, The River's Edge, 700 W. River Drive, Davenport. $5 admission; $3 skate rental. (563) 326-7812.

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

Night People
8 p.m.-midnight, Edje Nightclub, Jumer's Casino & Hotel, I-280 and Illinois 92, Rock Island. Free. (309) 756-4600.

Steve "Rod Stewart" Bobbitt
5:30-8:30 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

ComedySportz Quad Cities (improv)
7 p.m., Establishment Theatre, 220 19th St., Rock Island. $12; $10 advance. (309) 786-1111.

Kids' activities
9 a.m.-5 p.m., John Deere Pavilion, 1400 River Drive, Moline. Free. (309) 765-1000.

Adventures of The Curtis Hawkins Band
8 p.m., Heated Tent, The Doc's Inn, 985 Avenue Of The Cities, Silvis. Free. (309) 281-1008.

Country-Western dance
7-11 p.m., Silver Spur Dance Hall, 1230 15th Ave., East Moline. $7. (309) 269-4235.

Candymakers
9 p.m.-midnight, The Muddy Waters, 1708 State St., Bettendorf. Free. (563) 355-0655.

"Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical" (children's show)
Noon (preceded by buffet), Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $20; $18 students and groups of 12 and up. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Justin Morrissey and Drunken Angels
Martini's On The Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

100 Laughs (The Blacklist, improv) And Two Comedians (for adults)
9 p.m., The Speakeasy, 1818 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com/speakeasy.asp.

Lynn Allen
9 p.m., Rascals, 1414 15th St., Moline. $15; $20 reserved seats. (309) 797-9457.



















 




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1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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