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Library Closing

Monday, September 2nd | All Branches

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, September 3rd.

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Fairmount Block Party

Saturday, August 17th | 11:00am - 2:00pm

Join the party from 11-2 at the Fairmount Library! Hot dogs served 12-1, school supply & bike helmet (first 50 kids) giveaway, Vibrant ice cream truck, live music, raffle, games, activities and so much more!

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Maria Nhambu Author Visit

Monday, August 19th | 5:30 pm at Eastern

The highly anticipated third book of Maria Nhambu's Dancing Soul Trilogy is here! The author will be at Eastern to tell us the juicy details of writing "Drum Beats, Heart Beats." Don't miss this!

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How to Plan for College

Monday, August 26th | 6:00 at Eastern

Between applying to college, finding financial aid, and choosing a career path, life after high school can be daunting. Join Lupe Hernandez, Student Success Advisor with the Iowa College Access Network, for this informational presentation!

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Daddy Daughter Hair Bootcamp

Saturday, September 7th | 2:00 pm at Eastern

Learn the latest (and easiest!) techniques for the best back to school hair! Moms and other caregivers are welcome to attend!

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Maria Nhambu Author Visit

Aug 19 | 5:30 PM

Maria Nhambu Author Visit

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room B
  • Educational
Quad Cities Writers Group

Aug 19 | 5:30 PM

Quad Cities Writers Group

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room A
  • Educational

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Star-Crossed by Minnie Darke

From the Blog

Star-Crossed by Minnie Darke

Do you read your star signs? Do you follow what your stars tell you? I’ll admit I sometimes check my star sign (Gemini over here), but it’s not something I do every day. None of my friends really live by their astrological signs either, so when I read Minnie Darke’s

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QC Beats

The Davenport Public Library and QC Beats have now partnered to deliver cardholders access to music by Quad City Artists. Your library card will allow you to not only listen to the music by Quad City Artists but will also grant you the ability to download music to add to your current collection. Simply click Learn More and log in with your library card to enjoy free music.

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Info Cafe Blog

The Info Cafe is the blog of the Davenport  Public Library Community Engagement and Learning department. We love connecting people with books (and movies and information) so if you love books (or movies or information) you've found your tribe!

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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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