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Winter Reading Program 2022

January 1st - January 31st

Join this year's Winter Reading Program, Read for a Better World! Register online or pick up a paper log at any Library branch.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program that ends when your child begins kindergarten. Celebrate milestones with us at the Library as you make progress toward 1000 books!

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Autorenewal

Beginning January 1st, 2022

On January 1st, we are implementing autorenewal of eligible items! If an item has a renewal remaining and doesn't have a hold, it will be renewed automatically.

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YA is Fine Free!

Beginning January 1st, 2022

On January 1st, the Davenport Public Library and all Rivershare Libraries are moving fine-free on all Young Adult materials! Anything labeled “YA” can be checked out without fear of fines being added if they are returned late.

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Community Quilt Project

January 3rd - January 28th

Using books, reading, or community as the theme, create your own one-of-a-kind 10” quilt block to donate to our project. The finished quilt will be displayed at one of our Library locations throughout the spring.

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Identify Domestic Violence

Monday, January 24th at 6:30 pm | Main & Virtual

1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Is this someone you know? Join our program in person or virtually to learn the signs.

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Life & Estate Planning

Tuesday, January 25th at 1:00 pm | Fairmount or Virtual

This two-part program will teach you about life planning and estate planning. Learn about last will & testament, trusts, and beneficiary designations.

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Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps

Tuesday, January 25th at 4:00 pm | Main or Virtual

Learn how to create and manage a Google business profile from start to finish.

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Human Trafficking

Thursday, January 27th at 6:30 pm | Fairmount or Virtual

Join us and learn how human trafficking affects every community in the United States across age, gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic backgrounds.

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Upcoming Events View All Events

Toddler Storytime

Jan 26 | 10:00 AM

Toddler Storytime

  • Fairmount St. - Story Room
  • Storytimes
Brown Bag Book Club

Jan 26 | 1:00 PM

Brown Bag Book Club

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room B
  • Book Clubs
Little Makers To Go

Jan 26 | 3:00 PM

Little Makers To Go

  • Virtual Branch
  • Arts & Crafts

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The Night Swim by Megan Goldin

From the Blog

The Night Swim by Megan Goldin

To tell you the truth, I don’t get how we can almost unanimously agree that murder is wrong, yet when it comes to rape some people still see shades of gray.  – Megan Goldin, The Night Swim Megan Goldin’s latest The Night Swim is a psychological thriller that covers a controversial

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program that ends when your child begins kindergarten. Celebrate milestones with us at the Library as you make progress toward 1000 books!

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QC Beats

QC Beats is an online streaming audio collection, including the original music of Quad Cities musicians and artists.

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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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