Upcoming Events

Winter Reading Program

Reading is cool! Join us for our annual Winter Reading Program! Read 5 books for an entry into the grand prize drawing. This year you could win a Kindle...

Baby Storytime

A special storytime created just for you and your 0-12 month old. Includes music, fingerplays, bounces and introduces baby sign.

Lego Club

We have the Legos. Do you have the imagination? Join Lego Club to test your skills of building and design.


Registration is required, space is limited! To register, call (563) 326-7832 DPL now has its very own Minecraft server! Come connect with other kids as we...

Teen Volunteer Council

Want to go behind-the-scenes for the library’s biggest events? Share YOUR ideas about what you’d like to see the library doing!

West End Bookclub

On the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm, join us at the Fairmount Branch (3000 N. Fairmount) for the West End Book Club. This group discusses...

Dance Party Storytime

Have a lot of energy? Come to Dance Party Storytime, where stories and songs are mixed with movement. Uses yoga, dancing, and more! Ages 0-5.

Afternoon Classic Films

Enjoy Classic Films as they return to the big screen! Don't miss this chance to revisit your favorite films from the 40's-60's, or watch them for the first...

Teen Gaming

Try out new games and gaming systems at Get Your Game On. We have PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, and Wii U for you to try, along with laptops for online gaming....

A Place for All People exhibit opening

A Place for All People: Introducing the National Museum of African American History and Culture is a commemorative poster exhibition celebrating the opening...