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Library Closing

Monday, September 2nd | All Branches

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, September 3rd.

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How to Plan for College

Monday, August 26th | 6:00 at Eastern

Between applying to college, finding financial aid, and choosing a career path, life after high school can be daunting. Join Lupe Hernandez, Student Success Advisor with the Iowa College Access Network, for this informational presentation!

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Daddy Daughter Hair Bootcamp

Saturday, September 7th | 2:00 pm at Eastern

Learn the latest (and easiest!) techniques for the best back to school hair! Moms and other caregivers are welcome to attend!

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Handling a Mental Health Crisis

Tuesday, September 10th | 6:00 pm at Fairmount

Join us for a presentation about handling a mental health crisis. Presented by NAMI, this talk is great for friends, families, and caregivers.

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Down by the Creek Sanctuary

Wednesday, September 11th | 6:00 pm at Main

Come meet a variety of animals from Down by the Creek Animal Companion Sanctuary and learn about animal rehabilitation and kindness.

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Fireside Knitters

Aug 27 | 5:30 PM

Fireside Knitters

  • Fairmount St. Building
  • Arts & Crafts
Brown Bag Book Club

Aug 28 | 1:00 PM

Brown Bag Book Club

  • Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room A
  • Book Clubs

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The First Mistake by Sandie Jones

From the Blog

The First Mistake by Sandie Jones

My genre of choice over the last couple of years has been of the psychological and suspense thriller variety.  Each are memorable in their own way with the expected twists and turns.  The First Mistake by Sandie Jones is a standout in this genre for the usual reasons, but the

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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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Digital Access Card

Don’t have time to stop by the Library, but still want to use our online resources? Our Digital Access Card is for 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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