Davenport Public Library

Events

October 12 - 18, 2018

Friday, October 12

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time is a free, entertaining opportunity for preschoolers to come and hear stories, sing songs, and play with instruments to develop reading...

Recent Releases

A chance to see those movies you just missed at the theater! Movies are announced one week from the date of the movie. August 10th - "Life of the Party"

Saturday, October 13

Saturday Storytime @ Eastern

Enjoy a morning of stories, songs and activies. Great for the entire family!

Sunday, October 14

Fall Genealogy Night

Come and research after hours, meet other genealogists, get tips and tricks, and eat dinner! Cost is $10. For more information and to sign-up, call...

Monday, October 15

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Best Sellers Club

Want to receive the hottest new releases from your favorite authors hassle-free? The Davenport Public Library has you covered with the Best Sellers...

Preschool Storytime

Geared towards children ages 3-5, this storytime is designed to help your child develop basic skills to encourage early school success. Activities will...

QC Writers' Group

Quad Cities Writers Group is dedicated to supporting and encouraging writers (18+) of all levels, experiences, and genres in pursuing their dreams of...

Teen Advisory Board

Hang out, eat snacks, and share your ideas on how to make the Library awesome! NEW TIME & NEW NAME! Beginning in September 2018, Teen Volunteer Council...

Tuesday, October 16

2018 QC Libraries' Teen Reading Challenge

Teen Reading Challenge: It’s written in the stars…READ! Sept. 22-Oct. 20 The Library asks you to celebrate Teen Read Week and to represent Davenport in...

October Fine Forgiveness

All October, return any library material and no fines will be charged. Additionally, pay off half of the existing fines on your account and we’ll forgive...

Circle Time Storytime

Best for children ages 2-5, this storytime will bee all about getting ready for school by developing a love of literature, learning pre-reading skills, and...

Library Playgroup

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

Homeschool STEM

A monthly STEM program geared toward homeschool families. We'll have fun activities including our zSpace computers, Strawbees, and some engineering crafts.

Turning Your Memories into a Memoir

Write the history of your life one story at a time. Darrell Lietz will be teaching the skills necessary to begin writing your own memoir during a six-week...

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...

Fireside Knitters

Adult knitting group from beginner to expert.

True Crime Club

Calling all true crime fans! Join us for a new discussion group the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at the Fairmount Street library. Whether you...

West End Bookclub

Adult fiction book club that meets the third Tuesday of the month.

Wednesday, October 17

Best Sellers Club

Want to receive the hottest new releases from your favorite authors hassle-free? The Davenport Public Library has you covered with the Best Sellers...

Toddler Storytime

Music, movement and stories! All ages welcome, but songs and stories will appeal to children ages 18 months to 3 years.

Afternoon Classic Films

Screening films from the Golden Age of Hollywood starring legendary actors and actresses. July: Pat and Mike August: Cloak and Dagger September: Captain...

Teen Gaming

Hang out with friends and play new games and old favorites. Gaming systems include PS4, PS3, PS2, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii U and Wii, plus space for tabletop...

Little Makers

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

Night Owl Storytime

Sit back, relax, and get ready for bedtime with stories and activities chosen especially for your little night owl. Open to kids of all ages. Pillows,...

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...

Thursday, October 18

2018 QC Libraries' Teen Reading Challenge

Teen Reading Challenge: It’s written in the stars…READ! Sept. 22-Oct. 20 The Library asks you to celebrate Teen Read Week and to represent Davenport in...

October Fine Forgiveness

All October, return any library material and no fines will be charged. Additionally, pay off half of the existing fines on your account and we’ll forgive...

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

Music, movement and stories! All ages welcome, but songs and stories will appeal to children ages 18 months to 3 years.

October 12 - 18, 2018