Davenport Library, 6000 Eastern Ave., will show an Academy Award-winning film for Oscar in the Afternoon at 2 p.m. It is rated G, PG, or PG-13. Call 563-326-7832 for details.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014; Wednesday, October 1, 2014; Wednesday, November 5, 2014; Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The Bucktown Revue, an old-fashioned webcast radio program featuring music, poetry and humor, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Davenport Junior Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer complex, 2822 Eastern Ave. The Barley House Band is the house band. The program will be available for free download from Apple iTunes and The Bucktown Revue website. Admission is $12; tickets can be reserved online. Call 563-940-0508 or email for details.
Friday, October 17, 2014; Friday, November 21, 2014; Friday, December 19, 2014; Friday, January 16, 2015; Friday, February 20, 2015; Friday, March 20, 2015; Friday, April 17, 2015; Friday, May 15, 2015
Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, adapted by Daniel DP Sheridan, will be presented at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday at Davenport Junior Theatre, Annie Wittenmyer complex, 2822 Eastern Ave., Davenport. Tickets are $7; $5 for ages 3-18; free for ages 2 and under. Call 563-326-7862 for details. Map
Saturday, October 18, 2014; Sunday, October 19, 2014; Saturday, October 25, 2014; Sunday, October 26, 2014
Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.
1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day. 1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House. 1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson.. 1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation. 1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today. 1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.