DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 2, 2022) — On Wednesday, December 7, 5:30PM, Eastern, Dr Burl Randolph Jr, a local author, entrepreneur, and retired combat veteran, will present “Hard Work: The Mind of an Author”. Dr Burl will speak on the topics of being a writer and author, the differences between the two, and determining if hard work is a factor for success for either one. The presenter will provide take-aways for the participants during this interactive session.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 30, 2022) — On Monday, December 5, 9AM–12PM, at Main, The Library will be partnering with Amerigroup, St Anthony’s Parish, Community Health Care Inc, Iowa Total Care, and Scott County Health Department to host a Free Winter Wellness Event.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 28, 2022) — On Thursday, December 1, 6PM, at Fairmount, and Monday, December 12, 6PM, at Main, the Library will host Interfaith Focus, a series of two panel discussions with Rabbi Linda Bertenthal, Rev Elaine Calbeck, and Dr Lisa Killinger on the considerable amount of common ground between Islam, Judaism, and Christianity. Join our panel discussion featuring leaders from each of the three Abrahamic faiths to explore commonalities and differences.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 16, 2022) — The Library is hosting a program that will provide an introduction to podcasts on Wednesday, November 30, 6:30PM, at Eastern.

Have you heard about podcasts? Not sure how to access them and want to get to know more? Learn how to listen to these digital audio shows online about virtually any subject. Discover how podcasts are now a popular tool for learning, personal growth, and fun entertainment.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 11, 2022) — In partnership with the Davenport Civil Rights Commission, The Library is hosting "We Are Still Here — An Indigenous Journey" at the Fairmount branch on Wednesday, November 16, 6:30PM.

The presenters will share strands of our past, present, and hopes as Indigenous peoples woven with Native American drumming and storytelling.

This program is intended for adults.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 9, 2022) — The Library is hosting a Library Card Design Contest through November 19 at all locations.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 31, 2022) — Beginning November 1 through November 5, the Library welcomes dinosaur friends to spend some time with Library Staff.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 28, 2022) — The Davenport Public Library | Main has officially opened their new makerspace, Studio 321 to the public!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 19, 2022) — Two Davenport Public Library employees were recognized at the annual Iowa Library Association (ILA) Conference last week in Coralville, Iowa.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 29, 2022) — The Davenport Public Library will be holding a Medicare 101 session at Fairmount on Thursday, September 1, 2PM.

Open enrollment season is upon us.  Join our educational presentation as we tackle the following topics:

• What does Medicare cover?

• How much can I expect to pay?

• When and where should I apply?

• What are my options?

• What if I'm still working?

Coffee and light snacks provided.