Daily planner, April 19, 2013


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Epic (Scott County wrestling)
7 p.m., Walcott Coliseum, 116 E. Bryant St., Walcott. $7. 563-284-5165.

Bucktown Revue (music and comedy, old-fashioned webcast radio program)
7 p.m., Davenport Junior Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer Complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. $12. 563-940-0508

Fish and chicken fry
5-7 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. 309-762-1126, ext. 1

"Death of a Salesman" (drama)
7:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Richmond Hill Barn Theatre, HK Robinson Drive and South Stewart Street, Geneseo. $10. 309-944-2244

Craft and Vendor Show
4-7:30 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, River Valley Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron. Free. 309-523-3440

"Seussical" (musical)
7 p.m. today; 2 p.m. Saturday, Sherrard High School, 4701 176th Ave., Sherrard. $6; $4 children. 309-593-2175

Trailblazer 4H Club Vendor Fair for the Viager, Turner and Harker families
5:30-8 p.m., Preemption United Methodist Church, 2652 170th Ave., Preemption. 309-372-8226

Kris Lager Band, The Harris Collection, Natty Scratch
9 p.m., Redstone Room, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. $8. 563-326-1333

"Chicago" (musical)
7:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. $15; $14 faculty, staff, alumni, seniors; $12 non-ambrose students; $11 groups; free Ambrose students with ID. 563-333-6251.

Augustana Electronic Music Studio
9 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5; $3 students. 309-200-0978.

West Central Illinois Sustainability Expo
11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sustainable Business Center, 2900 W Main St, Galesburg. Free. 309-343-1191.

Flute workshop with Phyllis Louke
2 p.m., Madsen Hall, Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University, West High and North Gaines streets, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6251.

Mo Carter (Live Lunch)
Noon, Community Stage, River Music Experience, 129 Main St., Davenport. Free. 563-326-1333, feedback@rivermusicexperience.org, rivermusicexperience.org.

Milltown
5:30-7:30 p.m. food available; 8-11 p.m. band, Moose Lodge, 1025 S. State St., Geneseo. $5. 309-944-2025.

Night of Noise Party for Youth
7-10 p.m., Credit Island Lodge, 2200 W. River Drive, Davenport. 309-786-2580.

Fiesta for Funds for Moline Public Schools Foundation
6-10 p.m., Oakwood Country Club, 1067 US Highway 6, Coal Valley. $35.

Quad City Flutes Unlimited Concert with Phyllis Louke
7:30 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard and North Ripley streets, Davenport. Free. 563-333-6251.

Lost Country Dancers' Dance
7:30-11 p.m., American Legion Post 246, 1623 15th St., Moline. $5. 309-764-9357.

Stock-car racing
7 p.m., Davenport Speedway, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St. $10; $9 teens and seniors; $5 ages 7-12; free ages 6 and younger. 563-249-1387.

Awards ceremony and opening reception for the High School Art Exhibition
6:30-9 p.m., Quad City Arts Center, 1715 2nd Ave., Rock Island. Free. 309-793-1213.

Darlene Breuwet
5:30-8:30 p.m., Oak View Country Club, 1601 SW 3rd Ave., Aledo. 309-582-7916

"How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" (musical)
7:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Bettendorf High School, 3333 18th St. $10; $7 students and seniors. 563-332-7001.

Texas Hold 'Em Tournament for the St. Ambrose University ACCEL Program (ages 21 and older)
6 p.m. doors open; 7 p.m. tournament, St. Ambrose University Professional Development Center, 1950 E. 54th St., Davenport. $20 buy-in; $10 re-buys. 563-333-5700.

Friday fish fry
5-8 p.m., Croatian Crest Club, 3600 N. Shore Drive, Moline. 309-797-9248.

Stayin' Alive: A Tribute to The Bee Gees
7:30 p.m., Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf. $15; $10 advance. 800-843-4753.

Knight of Fire and Ice
6:30 p.m.-midnight, Assumption High School gym, 1020 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport. $50. 563-326-5313, ext. 281.

Fish fry
4:30-7:45 p.m., VFW Post 2153, 1721 7th St., Moline. 309-764-3344.
















 



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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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