Davenport Public Library

Events

April 17 - 23, 2018

Tuesday, April 17

zSpace Workstations

Three zSpace workstations have arrived at Main! Generously funded in part by the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, the workstations allow users...

Library Playgroup

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

Go All In for Earth Day

How does Scott County divert 10 tons of material from the landfill every hour? Join us for a guided tour and find out! Meet us at the Scott Area...

Homeschool Arts and Crafts

Wednesday, March 14 - Main- 1pm- kids, all ages - Foam Pencil Toppers Tuesday, March 20 - Eastern - 1pm - kids, all ages - found art wind chimes...

Girls Who Code

A club for girls in 6th-12th grade who are interested in learning how to code. The club is for beginners 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! April 17 at Fairmount May 15 at Fairmount June 8 at Eastern June 19 at...

Wednesday, April 18

Toddler Storytime

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

Homeschool Arts and Crafts

Wednesday, March 14 - Main- 1pm- kids, all ages - Foam Pencil Toppers Tuesday, March 20 - Eastern - 1pm - kids, all ages - found art wind chimes...

Afternoon Classic Films

Screening films from the Golden Age of Hollywood starring legendary actors and actresses. February: Mr. Smith Goes to Washingon - Jimmy Stewart, Jean...

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. 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...

Cut the Clutter

Join Dr. Jill. M. Bjerke, a Certified Aging in Place Specialist from Cut the Clutter Company, as she discusses how to downsize, eliminate clutter, and get...

Thursday, April 19

zSpace Workstations

Three zSpace workstations have arrived at Main! Generously funded in part by the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, the workstations allow users...

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.

STEM Workshop

Come explore STEM activities at the Library! We'll focus on a different subject each week. Thursday, April 5: Science Thursday, April 12:...

Friday, April 20

Baby Storytime

Start building your child's early literacy skills at Baby Storytime! Featuring books, songs, rhymes, lap bounces, and more. Best for ages 0-18 months.

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...

Saturday, April 21

Saturday Storytime @ Fairmount: Egg Heads

Families will enjoy songs, stories and a simple craft.

Craft Cafe

Adults are invited to join us at the library for various crafts. All materials are provided. April 21st – Book Pages Flower Bouquets May 19th – Watercolor...

Mock Chihuly Sculptures

Tween (ages 8+) can make their own hanging sculpture in the style of Dale Chihuly using recycled plastic bottles. Registration is required.

Sunday, April 22

Genealogy Night

The Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center will be open after hours on Sunday, April 22nd to give genealogy researchers uninterrupted research time. It...

Monday, April 23

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...

Crafternoon

Kids (6+) create a variety of arts and crafts. All supplies provided. March (Treasures from the Sea) 3/5 Fish Collage 3/12 Sequined Clay Fish 3/19 Box...

Fandom Book Club

Do you ship Neville Longbottom & Luna Lovegood? Same! Geek out with other teen readers about Percy Jackson, Harry Potter, Raina Telgemeier & other favorite...

Financial Pitfalls (and How to Avoid Them)

It's Money Smart Week! Do you know how to preserve and protect your assets?How well do you understand the opportunities & risks of investing?Would you like...

Manic Monday

Join us every Monday at Main to try something new, talk about important stuff, meet new people, or make something! There will be something different every...

April 17 - 23, 2018