Daily planner, March 20, 2013


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Connecting Anti-Bullying Resources and Education, Jamie Lange
5:30 p.m. meal; 6:30 p.m. program, First Congregational Church, 2201 7th Ave., Moline. Free. 309-762-0787.

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

Spring lawn and garden preparation, Ken White
7 p.m., Western District Library, 1111 4th St., Orion. Free. 309-526-8375.

Managing Your Loved One's Resources, Gregg Hancock and Rhonda Halterman (Caregivers' Happy Hour)
3 p.m., Intouch Adult Day Services, 4011 Avenue Of The Cities, Suite 102, Moline. Free. 309-797-0200.

Creative Co-Working: Finding Your Focus
Wednesdays March 13, 20, 27 and April 3rd; 6-7 p.m., The Artful Office, 1700 2nd Avenue, Suite 1, Rock Island. $40. 877-571-2833.

Buddy Olson
7-10 p.m., Greenbriar Restaurant & Lounge, 4506 27th St., Moline. Free. 309-764-2043.

Multicultural Affairs and Community Action Fashion Show
7 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6023.

Curtis Hawkins Band
6-9 p.m., Rusty Nail, 2606 W. Locust St., Davenport. Free. 563-386-1900.

Butterflies, Barb Hagenson; Journeys and Transformations: The Monarch Butterfly Story (Documentary)
9-11 a.m., Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave., Fulton. Free. 815-589-4545.

"Mighty Fortress is Our Basement" (musical)
Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island. 309-786-7733, ext. 2, circa21.com.

Taco dinner for Milan Woman's Club
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 569, 515 W. 1st Ave., Milan. $6 for three tacos.

Mike Cochrane (live lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333.

Effects of the Sequestration on the Quad-Cities (Community Forum)
5-5:30 p.m., Community Health Care, 2750 11th St., Rock Island. Free. 309-738-3196 or 563-324-9414.

"Miss Julie" (children's musician)
6:30 p.m., Moline Library, 3210 41st St., Moline. Free. 309-524-2480.

Taco dinner
4:30-7 p.m., American Legion Post 227, 829 16th Ave., East Moline. $6. 309-755-5622.

Sexual Identities and the Media: What to Make of Today's 24/7 Visibility, Wendy Hilton-Morrow (Tea Hour Series)
4-5 p.m., Carlsson Evald Hall, Augustana College, 3601 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7240.

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
4-6 p.m., Special Collections Classroom, Tredway Library, Augustana College, 3435 9 1/2 Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7721.

Current social issues and the impact on America's Armed Forces
7 p.m., Centennial Hall, Augustana College, 3703 7th Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-794-7721.

















 




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  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

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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