DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 26, 2019) — The Davenport Public Library is now providing patrons the ability to stream up to 3 hours of music each day as part of its online music offerings. This enhancement is in addition to the 5 songs per week that patrons can download from Freegal Music Service, music they can keep that is free and legal (Freegal).

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 21, 2019) — BIG TRUCKS at the Davenport Library! Come see some of your favorite vehicles as we partner with Davenport Police Department, Davenport Fire Department, and City of Davenport Public Works for Touch a Truck. You’ll have the opportunity to see vehicles, check out the controls, and even climb inside! Join us at Fairmount on Saturday, July 13, 10AM, for this fun event!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 21, 2019) — Does your morning not really start until after your first cup of coffee? Do you consider yourself a coffee connoisseur? Are you interested in learning more about this miraculous beverage? Join us Saturday, July 13, 2PM, at Fairmount (3000 N Fairmount St) when Dunn Brothers Coffee will show you the journey to crafting the perfect cup.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 6, 2019) — Come to the Davenport Eastern Library and play a variety of tabletop games – card, board or role-playing, classic or modern. Drop in anytime Saturday, June 29, 10AM-4PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) to play your favorite tabletop games. Bring your friends and favorite tabletop games, or meet new friends and learn new games!

Snacks provided, bring your own beverage in a covered container!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 5, 2019) — Be entertained and educated as Absolute Science blows your mind with cool science demonstrations and experiments. Join us at Eastern (6000 Eastern Avenue) on Monday, June 24, at 2PM for this fun STEM program.

This event is FREE and open to the public. For more information, visit www.davenportlibrary.com or call the library at (563) 326-7832.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 5, 2019) — Do you have a favorite recipe that you want to share? Are you looking for new recipes to try? Join us at the Wednesday, June 26, 6:30-7:30PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) for our first Recipe Swap! We'll have cookbooks available for you to look through and check out, as well as a craft.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 4, 2019) — The Davenport Public Library is excited to announce a brand-new service for busy Davenport residents who may not have time to stop by the Library, but still want to use the Library’s online resources!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 3, 2019) — Do you think you read faster than any of your friends? Are you able to open a bag of chips and eat them while making absolutely no sound? Teens (ages 11-19) are invited to the 2nd Annual Teen Silent Reading Party Monday, June 24, 6-7:30PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave), where they’ll read a lot, compete in random challenges, and win so, so many prizes — all while staying completely silent for an hour and a half.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 31, 2019) — Kids are invited to the Library to test out their STEM skills and experiment with aerodynamics as they build and test paper rockets on Saturday, June 22nd at 10:00 am at Fairmount (3000 N Fairmount St).

This event is FREE and open to the public. For more information, visit www.davenportlibrary.com or call the library at (563) 326-7832.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 30, 2019) — Travel down memory lane with Merle Vastine on Tuesday, June 18, at 6:30PM at Main, as he shares stories depicted and inspired by the Richardson-Sloane Special Collection Center’s collection of historic Davenport photographs.