Daily planner, March 19, 2013


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Dyeing Eggs the Natural Way, Amy Loving (ages 6 and older)
10-11 a.m., Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport. $5; bring hard-boiled eggs. 563-323-5196, nahantmarsh@eicc.edu, nahantmarsh.org. Registration recommended.

Grossology Week Activities
11 a.m.-2 p.m., Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. Free with admission. 563-324-1933, putnam.org.

Spring -- Music to our Ears luncheon and concert for the Hammond-Henry Hospital Auxiliary (Nova Singers)
11 a.m.-1 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 114 E. Main St., Geneseo. $15. 309-944-4061, volunteer@hammondhenry.com, firstgeneseo.com.

Tim Wise: On White Privilege (filmed lecture and discussion)
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6332, web.sau.edu/rogalskicenter.

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

Quad-Cities KIX Orchestra
7-9 p.m., Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Planet Green Classes for Kids
4-5:30p.m., Reusable Usables Creative Arts Center, 322 N. Cody, LeClaire. $5 per class. 563-289-3946, angie@reusableusables.org.

Sloppy joe dinner for the Moline Township Democrats
5-7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline.

Animoto Video Workshop (grades 3 and older)
4-5 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St. Free. 309-732-7360, rockislandlibrary.org. Registration required.

Heatbox, Sine Circle, Case Shannon, Nimo the Hooligan, DJ Elsewhere
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $10; $8 advance. 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Chippendale's Dancers (male dance revue)
8 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. $18; $13 advance. 563-386-1900, newrustynail.com.

Moving Your ITunes Library and Doing More with Your Contacts in OS 10.8 (Quad Cities Macintosh Users' Group)
6:30-8:30 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. qcmugpresident@gmail.com, bettendorflibrary.com.

Living Stations of the Cross
2 p.m., St. Anne Parish, 555 18th Ave., East Moline. Free. 309-755-5071, saintanne-em.org/saintanne/default.htm.



















 




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1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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