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, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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