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Davenport Public Library | Main Closed

For the safety of our community, Davenport Public Library | Main will be closed until further notice. | Fairmount and | Eastern will be open for normal hours.

Hours and Locations
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Summer Reading Kick-Off: Touch-a-Truck

Saturday, June 3rd | Fairmount @ 10AM

Honk honk! Wee-woo! Beep beep! Join us in the Fairmount Branch parking lot as we kick off our 2023 Summer Reading Program: Find Your Voice.

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Q-C History Hop

Saturday, June 3rd @ 9:30am | Off-Site

Join us in visiting local cultural and historical institutions and organizations around the Quad Cities. Our first stop is the Belgian Museum of the Quad Cities & Center for Belgian Culture (CBC) of Western Illinois *Registration is required

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Native Pollinator Gardening in Your Yard

Saturday, June 3rd @3pm | Eastern

This program encourages gardeners to use native plants in their gardens for the sake of our environment and to help save the declining numbers of insects that visit native plants.

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Teen Heartstopper Party

Monday, June 5th @ 6pm | Eastern

Come hang out as we celebrate Alice Oseman’s lovely story of friendship, romance, and looking out for each other. Fans of the webcomic, books, and Netflix show are all welcome! *registration required.

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Simply Held June Authors: James McBride and Helen Hoang

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Simply Held June Authors: James McBride and Helen Hoang

Want the hottest new release from your favorite author? Want to stay current with a celebrity book club? Love nonfiction and fiction? You should join Simply Held. Choose any author, celebrity pick, nonfiction and/or fiction pick and the Davenport Public Library will put the latest title on hold for you automatically. Select

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program for babies, toddlers and children that ends when a child begins kindergarten. Celebrate milestones as children make progress toward reading 1,000 books!

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RAYGUN Custom Shirts

Purchase your own AMERICA NEEDS PUBLIC LIBRARIES t-shirt from RAYGUN! Only $25 each with proceeds going to the FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library to support Library programming. 

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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 Davenport Public Library.

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