Events

January 13 - 19, 2018

Saturday, January 13

Winter Storytime: Winter Reading Kickoff

Join us for a special Winter Storytime to celebrate the kickoff of the Winter Reading Program! Families will enjoy a flurry of songs, stories, and a cozy...

Book Friends Bingo: Winter Reading Kickoff

Did we hear a BINGO?! All ages are invited to Book Friends Bingo to celebrate the kickoff of the Winter Reading Program. Players will begin by creating their...

D & D - First Campaign

Learn the basics of the game from experienced dungeonmasters. We will be using the Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set. Registration required!

Monday, January 15

Closed for MLK Day

The Library is closed for Martin Luther King Day.

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Winter Reading Program: Chill Out and Read!

Play BINGO for a chance to win prizes! Stop by any Davenport Public Library location starting on Saturday, January 13th to join our annual Winter Reading...

Online Reading Challenge 2018

Online Reading Challenge 2018. This year's theme is Travel Through Time! Each month we'll explore a different time period throught the magic of books and...

Tuesday, January 16

Library Playgroup

Open play and socialization for children 0-5 and their caregivers. Registration not required.

Homeschool Arts: Crochet Workshop

Beginning crochet lesson geared towards homeschooled children!

Alzheimer's Association Series

Jerry Schroeder from the Alzheimer's Association will present the following programs: Jan 16 - Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body: Tips from the Latest...

Girls Who Code

An afterschool club for girls in 6th-12th grade who are interested in coding. The club is for beginers to explore coding in a fun and friendly...

Teen Volunteer Council

Hang out, eat snacks and share your ideas on how to make the library awesome while earning an hour of volunteer time! Teens only (ages 11-19).

Rock Art!

The whole family is invited to come and paint rocks with us! We'll supply the rocks and paint, you bring the creativity. "There’s a new trend hiding around...

Wednesday, January 17

Winter Reading Program: Chill Out and Read!

Play BINGO for a chance to win prizes! Stop by any Davenport Public Library location starting on Saturday, January 13th to join our annual Winter Reading...

Toddler Storytime

Introduce early literacy skills to your toddler with music, movement and stories. Great interactive program for families with young children! All ages...

Homeschool Arts: Clay Creations

Set your imagination free as you create your own clay creations.

Afternoon Classic Films

Screening films from the Golden Age of Hollywood starring legendary actors and actresses.

Little Makers

Come get creative! We'll have plenty of craft supplies and a special project each week.

Teen Gaming

Hang out with friends and try out new games and gaming systems! Play PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, and Wii U along with space for tabletop gaming....

Night Owl Storytime

Sit back, relax and get ready for bedtime with stories and activities chosen especially for your little night owl. Pillows, stuffed toys and jammies...

Big/Little Bookclub

A bookclub for Littles (kids in 3rd-5th grade) and their Bigs (adults or older siblings) to read a book together. We will discuss the book and do some...

The Importance of Sleep

It's just sleep - what's all the fuss? The REM Center will talk about what happens during sleep, the disorders affecting your eight hours, and the keys to a...

Thursday, January 18

Family Storytime

Join us as the library and local organization Unite in Motherhood present stories, songs, play time, and more! Open to children of all ages.

Toddler Storytime

Engage your child's early literacy skills while having a blast! Dancing, singing and stories all work together to make learning fun.

STEM Lab

Try your hand at Squishy Circuits. Create with Strawbees. Build with LEGO and Lincoln Logs. You can choose one to work with or try them all.

ologies : dare to explore

Explores and extends the -ology book series with crafts and activities. Registration required for individual sessions. Jan 4: Egyptology Jan 11:...

Backyard Chickens

DO count your chickens before they hatch! You don't need a coop just yet, but you do need a plan. The presenters are Davenport residents and certified...

Friday, January 19

Winter Reading Program: Chill Out and Read!

Play BINGO for a chance to win prizes! Stop by any Davenport Public Library location starting on Saturday, January 13th to join our annual Winter Reading...

Baby Storytime

Start building your child's early literacy skills at Baby Storytime! Featuring books, songs, rhymes, lap bounces, and more.

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time is a free, entertaining opportunity for preschoolers to come and hear stories, sing songs, play and engage in pre-reading activities. ...

Colored Pencils, Doodles, and Paint by Sticker

Coloring, drawing, and paint by sticker program for artistically inclined kids of all ages.

January 13 - 19, 2018