Daily planner, Nov. 23, 2012


Share
Posted Online: Nov. 22, 2012, 10:57 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
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.



















 



Local events heading








  Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: Some persons are negotiating for 80 feet of ground on Illinois Street with a view of erecting four stores thereon. It would serve a better purpose if the money was invested in neat tenement houses.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Central station, car house and stables of the Moline-Rock Island Horse Railway line of the Holmes syndicate, together with 15 cars and 42 head of horses, were destroyed by fire. The loss was at $15,000.
1914 — 100 years ago: Vera Cruz, Mexico, after a day and night of resistance to American forces, gradually ceased opposition. The American forces took complete control of the city.
1939 — 75 years ago: Dr. R. Bruce Collins was reelected for a second term as president of the Lower Rock Island County Tuberculosis Association.
1964 — 50 years ago: Work is scheduled to begin this summer on construction of a new men's residence complex and an addition to the dining facilities at Westerlin Hall at Augustana College.
1989 — 25 years ago: Special Olympics competitors were triple winners at Rock Island High School Saturday. The participants vanquished the rain that fell during the competition, and some won their events; but most important, they triumphed over their own disabilities.




(More History)