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Library Closed for Staff Inservice

Thursday, March 21st | All Davenport Locations

All three Davenport Public Library locations will be closed Thursday, March 21st, for Staff In-Service.

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History of the Book Presentation

Saturday, March 23rd | 2:00pm at Main

Delve into the history of the book with Daniel Marcel La Corte. La Corte will explore the book from a historian's perspective. This presentation is associated with the Traveling History of the Book Exhibit.

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Water Pollution Lesson

Monday, March 25th | 6:00pm at Eastern

Learn about water pollution with Green Iowa AmeriCorps!

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Author Visit: Jason Reynolds

Thursday, March 28 | 6:00pm at Main

Join us at the Main Library to meet award-winning author Jason Reynolds! Mr. Reynolds will be speaking and signing books at the Main Library. Registration is appreciated.

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True Crime Book Club

Thursday, March 28 | 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! This month: "Under the Banner of Heaven" by Jon Krakauer

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Toddler Storytime

Mar 20 | 10:00 AM

Toddler Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
Afternoon Classics

Mar 20 | 2:00 PM

Afternoon Classics

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room B
  • Movies
Homework Help

Mar 20 | 3:00 PM

Homework Help

  • Fairmount Street
  • Educational

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The Other Woman by Sandie Jones

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The Other Woman by Sandie Jones

Starting a new relationship means that you are not just in a relationship with your new partner, but that you have to build relationships with their family and friends. Sometimes those relationships are positive, while others start rocky and only get worse. In Sandie Jones’ new novel, The Other Woman, Jones examines the relationships

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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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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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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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