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Library Closing

Thursday, February 27th | All Branches

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Thursday, February 27th for Staff Development Day.

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Read Like It's Snowbody's Business!

January 18th - February 29th

Stop by any Library branch between January 18th and February 29th and join our Winter Reading Program for a chance to win fabulous prizes!

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Census 2020 Recruitment

Wednesday, February 19th | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Eastern

The Library is teaming up with the Census Bureau for two days of recruiting! Stop by the library to learn how to sign up for this important work.

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Black History Month Presentation

Thursday, February 20th | 6:30 pm at Main

The Davenport Civil Rights Commission will discuss the history of “othering” within the area, media coverage and opportunities for creating a community of belonging.

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Q-C History Hop: Bix Beiderbecke Museum

Tuesday, February 25th | 6:30 pm at the Bix Beiderbecke Museum and Archives

The Quad Cities are bursting with history! Join us in visiting local cultural and historical institutions!

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Toddler Storytime

Feb 19 | 10:00 AM

Toddler Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
Census 2020 Recruitment

Feb 19 | 12:00 PM

Census 2020 Recruitment

  • Eastern Ave. - Study Room B, Eastern Ave - Study Room A
Afternoon Classics

Feb 19 | 2:00 PM

Afternoon Classics

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room B
  • Movies

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Stolen Justice: The Struggle for African American Voting Rights by Lawrence Goldstone

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Stolen Justice: The Struggle for African American Voting Rights by Lawrence Goldstone

“Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government; whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.”              -Thomas Jefferson An election year is an exciting time to be

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Davenport Votes

Davenport Votes is a non-partisan site that distills the abundance of election information into accessible, direct resources for the citizens of Davenport through collaboration with Davenport Public Library and St. Ambrose University Library.

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Curbside Delivery

Curbside delivery service is available at our Main Street branch! 

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FRIENDS of the Library

The mission of the FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library is to raise funds and manage an endowment portfolio that will provide resources to support the literary and educational purposes of the Davenport Public Library.

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