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Library Closing

Thursday, July 4th | All Branches

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Thursday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Normal business hours will resume Friday, July 5th.

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Alien Invasion!

Monday, June 17th | 6:00 pm at Eastern

Are there aliens among us? Join the search for extraterrestrial life visiting the Eastern Avenue Library. Includes presentation, crafts, snacks and more!

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True Tales of the Quad Cities

Tuesday, June 18 | 6:30 pm at Main

Travel down memory lane with Merle Vastine as he shares stories depicted and inspired by a collection of historic Davenport photographs.

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Space Lander Mission

Wednesday, June 19th | 2:00 at Fairmount

Marshmallow aliens need your help! Design and test a space lander to get them home safely.

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Magic with Rick Eugene

Thursday, June 20th | 2:00 pm & 3:30 pm at Eastern

Magical hometown hero Rick Eugene will perform jaw-dropping tricks that will amaze and entertain! By popular demand, this year Rick will hold two performances. Don’t miss this magical show!

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Preschool Storytime

Jun 17 | 10:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
Teen Switch+

Jun 17 | 1:00 PM

Teen Switch+

  • Main Street - Small Meeting Room
  • Gaming
How to Tech Series

Jun 17 | 3:00 PM

How to Tech Series

  • Fairmount St. - Computer Conference Room
  • Educational

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Museum Week: German American Heritage Center

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Museum Week: German American Heritage Center

This year’s Quad Cities Museum Week runs from June 8th through the 16th. Participating institutions have special activities, exhibits, and promotions during the week. One participating museum, the German American Heritage Center, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year. They … Continue reading

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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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Summer Reading 2019 

Use your library card to travel through A Universe of Stories this summer at the Library! The 2019 Summer Reading Program is happening through June and July with opportunities for kids, teens, and adults to win fabulous prizes! Download your reading log now to get started! 

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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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