Daily planner, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013


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Healthy Resolutions You Can Keep, Stacia Carroll and Jeni Tackett
Noon-1 p.m., Trinity Moline, 500 John Deere Road, Moline. Free, (309) 779-2993, garetsbe@ihs.org, trinityqc.com/Contact-Us/Locations-(1)/Trinity-Moline.aspx, Reservations recommended.

Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln (Book Discussion)
6:30-7:30 p.m., Eldridge Library, 200 N. 6th Ave., Eldridge. Free, (563) 285-4794, scottcountylibrary.org/hours-locations/?branch=Eldridge%20Branch.

Emancipation Proclamation (River Valley 150th Anniversary Civil War Roundtable)
6 p.m., River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free, (309) 523-3440, rivervalley5@mchsi.com, rivervalleylibrary.org.

Tuesday

North Scott Jazz Choir
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. (563) 326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Open jam session
8 p.m., Brady Street Pub, 217 Brady St., Davenport. Free, (563) 323-1700, https://facebook.com/BradyStreetPub.

National Puzzle Day
9 a.m.-9 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (309) 524-2480, reference@molinelibrary.org, molinelibrary.com.

"Inheritors" (drama)
7:30 p.m., Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall Of Fine Arts, Augustana College, 3701 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306, janesimonsen@augustana.edu, augustana.edu.

China Today -- Expectations and Surprises, Martha Bonte
3 p.m. and 7 p.m., DeWitt Operahouse, 712 6th Ave., DeWitt. $4. (563) 659-8213, dewitt-operahouse.com.

Garden Coast of South Africa and The South of France Travelogue, Milton Hansen
6:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free, (309) 524-2440, reference@molinelibrary.org, molinelibrary.com.

"Wizard of Oz" (Classic Film Series)
1 p.m. And 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $8.50; $7.50 seniors, students, and military; $6.50 youth; $1 off members, (563) 324-1933, putnam.org/GiantScreen.aspx.

Voice faculty recital
8 p.m., Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free, (309) 794-7306, augustana.edu.

"You Can't Take It With You" (Red Carpet Re-View, Academy Award-Nominated Film)
6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf. Free, (563) 344-4175, info@bettendorflibrary.com, bettendorflibrary.com.



















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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