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In Memoriam: Barbara Bush

21 Apr 2018

With these images from the Davenport Public Library’s archives, we are remembering Barbara Bush’s visit for the dedication of the Learning Center on January 21st, 1988. The Learning Center housed a collection of materials specially-selected to help promote literacy, a cause dear … Continue reading →

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The Glass Castle on DVD

20 Apr 2018

Guest post by Laura I was hesitant about watching yet another depressing movie about a dysfunctional family but the preview I saw while watching another Lionsgate film was enticing so I gave it a shot. The Glass Castle is a 2017 movie based on the 2005 memoir by Jeannette Walls.[Read more]

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