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Library Card Design Voting is Now Open!

March 6th - March 27th!

Please help us select our 3 special edition library cards! You can vote online or in person at all Davenport Public Library locations.

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Death Cafe

3rd Wednesdays , March - May @ 5:30pm | Eastern

At a Death Café, people, often strangers, gather to eat treats, drink coffee, and discuss death. The objective is to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.

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Rugby: More Than Just a Game

Monday, March 20th @ 6:00pm | Main

What should you do now that the NFL season is over?  Take up Rugby of course!  Quad City Rugby will informally teach you about the game with video and educational materials.

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QC Made: 7G Distributing

Thursday, March 23rd @ 3:30pm | Offsite

It's another opportunity to visit a thriving local business! 7G represents over 500 different beverage brands, delivering to 14 counties and selling over 5.6 million cases annually. Join us for a tour of the bustling warehouse.

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Civil Air Patrol Lecture Series: United States Air Force @ 75

Wednesday, March 29th @ 6pm | Eastern

The Civil Air Patrol is celebrating its 75th anniversary. Join us in recounting its history in the Quad Cities and nationally.

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Mondays at Main

Mar 20 | 3:30 PM

Mondays at Main

  • Meeting Room C (Small)
  • Arts & Crafts
Rugby: More Than Just a Game

Mar 20 | 6:00 PM

Rugby: More Than Just a Game

  • Meeting Room B (Large)
  • Educational

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Oprah’s Latest Book Club Pick: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano

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Oprah’s Latest Book Club Pick: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano

Join Simply Held to have certain celebrity book club picks automatically put on hold for you: Reese Witherspoon, Jenna Bush Hager, and Oprah Winfrey. While Reese and Jenna generally announce a new title each month, Oprah’s selections are more sporadic. She has announced her newest selection: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano. Reminder

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program for babies, toddlers and children that ends when a child begins kindergarten. Celebrate milestones as children make progress toward reading 1,000 books!

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RAYGUN Custom Shirts

Purchase your own AMERICA NEEDS PUBLIC LIBRARIES t-shirt from RAYGUN! Only $25 each with proceeds going to the FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library to support Library programming. 

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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 Davenport Public Library.

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