Daily planner, Nov. 24, 2012


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"Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical" (children's show)
10 a.m. (show only), Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $10.50; $9.50 groups of 12 and up; $9 girl scouts today and Dec. 8 only. (309) 786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

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

Oolong Gurus
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. (563) 326-1333.

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

Holiday open house
9 a.m.-5 p.m., Corn Crib Nursery, 6924 Route 150, Coal Valley. Free. (309) 799-3745.

Movie marathon honoring Denzel Washington
1 p.m. "Mississippi Masala," 3 p.m. "Cry Freedom," 5:30 p.m. "The Mighty Quinn," 7:30 p.m. "Safe House," 9:30 p.m. "Malcolm X," Mary Fluhrer Nighswander Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. Free. (563) 328-7275.

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

Tapped Out!
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Crabby's Bar And Grill, 826 W. 1st Ave., Coal Valley. Free. (309) 799-5532.

Dance (Coca Cola Cowboys)
6-10 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $3. (309) 755-5622.

Local author holiday book-signing
1-4 p.m., Younkers Court, SouthPark Mall, 4500 16th St., Moline. Free. (563) 324-1410.

Quad City Christmas Arts and Craft Fair
10 a.m.-5 p.m. today; 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.

Caught in the Act!
9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Generations Bar & Grill, 4100 4th Ave., Moline. Free. (309) 757-1331.

Zither Music Ensemble
10 a.m., German American Heritage Center, 712 W. 2nd St., Davenport. Free with admission. (563) 322-8844.

Brat Pack
9 p.m., Rock Island Brewing Company, 1815 2nd Ave., Rock Island. $8. (309) 793-1999.

"Pi" (film), The Brett Walberg Trio
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. Free. (309) 200-0978.

Light rhe Night Vendor Fair for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
11 a.m.-2 p.m., Golden Leaf Banquet & Convention Center, 2902 E. Kimberly Road, Suite 1, Davenport. Free. (309) 721-6022.

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

Fifth of Country
5-8 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

Hard Ball
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Greenbriar Pub, Restaurant and Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free. (309) 764-2043.

Half Naked, Kaboom Fantastix, DJ Duderino
10 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5. (563) 326-1333.

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., 7-9 p.m., 9:15-11:15 p.m. today; 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.

Elf (film)
6 p.m., Mighty Fortress Community Church, 1806 33rd St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 269-2310.

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

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

Tony Hamilton Orchestra
7-10 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $10. (309) 787-0645.

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

Mini-tree Festival opening
9 a.m.-4 p.m.; 9-11 a.m. children's crafts; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. lunch; 2-4 p.m. Chocolate Fest; 7:30 p.m. coffeehouse, Galva Arts Council, 128 Exchange St., Galva. (309) 932-3437.

Community drum circle with Terry Hanson
10:30 a.m.-Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $5; $2.50 ages 12 and younger. (563) 326-1333.

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

Comedian Caroline Rhea
7:30 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $25; $15 advance. (800) 843-4753.

Tangent
8 p.m.-midnight, Martini's On The Rock, 4619 34th St., Rock Island. (309) 732-1631.

Danika Holmes
8 p.m., The Grape Life, 3402 Elmore Ave., Davenport. (563) 355-7070.

Genie (KISS Tribute), The Sugar Nipples
9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 386-1900.

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.

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



















 



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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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