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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

Library Closed

Monday, June 19th | Main | Eastern | Fairmount

All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, June 19th in observance of Juneteenth. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, June 20th.

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QC Made: Midland Davis

Monday, June 12th @ 2pm | Off-Site

Midland Davis has been in business in the QC for over 130 years!  Join us on our next QCMade tour to see how this recycling giant has changed with the times for five generations. Registration required. This is an offsite tour at 3301 4th Avenue, Moline, IL

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Teen First Aid/CPR training

Tuesday, June 6th @9:30am & Saturday, June 10th @ 9:30am | Eastern

Join the Library and American Heart Association for a free workshop that will teach teens the basics of first aid, CPR, how to use an epipen, and kid & baby safety. Two sessions are offered. *Registration required.

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Wapsi Birds of Prey

Thursday, June 8th @ 10am | Eastern

Join Wapsi River EE Center Director Dave Murcia for Wild Raptors of Iowa. Participants will learn about native raptors of Iowa, habitats, ecology, and human impacts to these carnivore creatures.

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Joy March Workshops

Saturday, June 10th @ 1pm | Eastern & Monday, June 12th @ 5:30pm

In preparation for our Joy March, we invite you to a creative workshop to help you prepare to be bold, be silly, and be present! *Registration is required

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Jun 6 | 10:00 AM


  • Story Room
  • Storytimes
Coding Club

Jun 6 | 2:00 PM

Coding Club

  • Story Room
  • Educational

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Pride Month Reading Recommendations

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Pride Month Reading Recommendations

LGBTQ+ Pride Month is upon us! Celebrate all June long with these books featuring Queer voices and stories. We will also be posting reading recommendations all month long on our Facebook and Instagram, as well as on our library podcast, Checked In! Check out some of these titles and log them

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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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