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Hispanic Heritage Reading Challenge

September 15th - October 16th

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Log your reading and activities to earn badges throughout the challenge then enter your tickets into the prize drawings!

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Monster Society Presents Ghosts of Iowa

Thursday, October 5th | Eastern 4pm

This program is designed for children 8 to 12. This month’s topic is Ghosts of Iowa.

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Medicare 101

Thursday, October 5th | Fairmount 6pm

Open enrollment season is upon us. Join an educational presentation as we tackle the following topics: What does Medicare cover? What does Medicare NOT cover? How much can I expect to pay? When and where should I apply? What are my options? What if I'm still working?

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Adult DIY: Wine Cork Pumpkins

Saturday, October 7th | Eastern 4pm

Adults are invited to make wine cork pumpkins. This program is recommended for adults. Registration is required.

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Teen Gaming

Oct 4 | 4:00 PM

Teen Gaming

  • Brooke Room, SCRA Room
  • Gaming

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Banned Book Week 2023: Let Freedom Read!

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Banned Book Week 2023: Let Freedom Read!

October 1 through October 7th, 2023 marks Banned Books Week! From the Banned Books Week website: ‘Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of challenges to books in libraries, bookstores, and schools. Typically (but not always) held during the last week

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a FREE self-paced program for babies, toddlers, and children. Celebrate milestones as your child develops early literacy skills to position them for school and lifelong success!

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Library Shirts!

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

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The Library's Foundation

The FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library raise funds and manage an endowment portfolio to support the literary and educational purposes of the Library.

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