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: 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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