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Library Closing

Monday, May 27th | All Branches

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, May 28th.

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The Civic-Minded Charles A. Ficke

Wednesday, May 22nd | 6:30 pm at Main

Join historian Dr. William Roba as he explores the life of Davenporter Charles A. Ficke and his many contributions to the civic and cultural character of the Quad-Cities.

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Oakdale Memorial Gardens Walking Tour

Saturday, May 25th | 1:00 pm at Oakdale Memorial Gardens

Join us for a walking tour of historic Oakdale Memorial Gardens in Davenport. Registration required.

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Art on the Spot!

Thursday, June 6th | 4:00 pm at Eastern

Help us kickoff Summer Reading by designing your own spot in the Library! Design a circle, leave it with us, and we will add it to our ongoing summer projects that will be on display at all three buildings.

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Dana L. Davis Author Visit

Thursday, May 30th | 6:00 pm at Fairmount

Author & actress Dana Davis is returning to Davenport to celebrate the release of her second YA novel! Join us for a discussion with Dana, a North High School alumna, led by LOVE Girls.

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The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff

From the Blog

The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff

Some sacrifices are never known. Lives are saved, missions completed because of anonymous acts of courage. The deeds slip into forgotten history, yet the bravery and the actions may have made all the difference. 1946. New York City. Grace Healey is rushing to work, when a car accident snarls traffic

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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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Flood Resources

Have you or a loved one been affected by the flood or do you want to know what you can do to aid others during this time? Our friends at the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce have Compiled a helpful resource to all of those in need. Simply click "Learn More" and you will be connected to a variety of resources.

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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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