Zen Coloring

Thursday, November 15th | 2:00PM at Eastern

Relax your mind and body with soothing music while unleashing your creativity as you contemplate and color.

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Jason Reynolds 'Ghost' Book Discussion

Thursday, November 15th | 6:00 PM at Fairmount

Join us for a discussion of 'Ghost' in preparation for author Jason Reyolds' visit in March 2019.

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Community Self-Defense Class

Monday, November 19th | 6:00 PM at Main

Join Bohannon's Martial Arts to learn self-defense techniques & situational awareness. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothes & footwear.

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Closed for Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd

All three Davenport Public Library locations will be closed November 22nd and November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.


Sensory-Friendly Night

Monday, November 26th | 6:00pm at Fairmount

The Library is hosting its first Sensory-Friendly Night geared towards families who have children with special needs.

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Upcoming Events View All Events

Come Write In!

Nov 19 | 12:00 AM

Come Write In!

  • Fairmount St. Building
Preschool Storytime

Nov 19 | 10:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
Shorts & Sweets

Nov 19 | 10:00 AM

Shorts & Sweets

  • Fairmount St. - SCRA
  • Book Clubs

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How to Walk Away by Katherine Center

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How to Walk Away by Katherine Center

The description of this book caught my eye at once.  How to Walk Away by Katherine Center is all about finding joy and love even when it seems like your life has hit rock bottom. As I was reading this book, I noticed that each main character goes through a

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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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