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Winter Reading Program

January 12th through February 28th

Stop by any Davenport Public Library location between January 12th and February 28th to enter our annual Winter Reading Program!

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True Crime Book Club

Thursday, January 17th | 6:30pm at Fairmount

Whether you obsessively watch Investigation Discovery, are a devout Ann Rule reader, or became hooked on true crime through podcasts, this book club is for you! Call for this month's book selection.

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Puzzle Tournament

Saturday, January 19th | 1:00pm at Eastern

Teams of four will compete to see who can complete a 500 piece puzzle the fastest. Registration required.

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Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 21st

All three Davenport Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Martin Luther King Jr & Income Inequality

Tuesday, January 22nd | 6:30pm at Main

Join us for a discussion of Martin Luther King Jr's efforts to eliminate income inequality in American society.

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Upcoming Events View All Events

Baby Storytime

Jan 18 | 10:00 AM

Baby Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
School's Out Movie Matinee

Jan 18 | 1:00 PM

School's Out Movie Matinee

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Movies
Preschool Storytime

Jan 18 | 3:30 PM

Preschool Storytime

  • Eastern Ave. - Story Room
  • Storytimes

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The Minimalist Home : a Room-by-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life by Joshua Becker

From the Blog

The Minimalist Home : a Room-by-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life by Joshua Becker

With the New Year, it seems like everyone is making a resolution.  One popular resolution is to get rid of the many possessions that you no longer use, which many believe will lead you to fill your home and life with items that are meaningful to you.  Popular blogger Joshua

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About the FRIENDS

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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Online Resources

Davenport Public Library offers a wide variety of research tools to assist you in your information search. Whether you are interested in starting a business, purchasing a new car, looking for a place to move in retirement or assisting an elderly parent get the services they need, we've got resources and knowledgeable staff that can assist you.

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Support the Library

The Davenport Public Library needs and welcomes your support. You can support the Library's efforts to provide quality programs and services to the citizens of Davenport in a wide variety of ways donating your time, talents and money.

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