DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — It’s the 175th Anniversary of Iowa Statehood (1846-2021) and the Davenport Public Library Main Branch is creating a celebration to highlight Davenport and Iowa history on Thursday, August 19, 4:30–7:30PM. The event with feature locally sourced products, and promote our downtown community.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 21, 2021) — Learn to identify and protect yourself and your personal information from online scammers. On Wednesday, August 4, 6:30PM, join us for a virtual workshop where you'll learn about three real-life online scams and familiarize yourself with some of the techniques scammers commonly use to access sensitive information. We are offering this free program in conjunction with Grow with Google.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 20, 2021) — Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society and the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center of the Davenport Public Library invites you to their monthly meeting.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 16, 2021) — Looking for an easy craft? Each Tuesday during August and September beginning August 3, we will have new take and make adult crafts available at our Eastern, Fairmount, and Main Libraries. Kits will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 8, 2021) — The FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library Bookstore at the Eastern Ave Library (6000 Eastern Ave) will be holding a buy one get one free sale on Saturday, July 24, 10AM-1PM. Plus, all items at the Eastern Ave Bookstore will be 50 cents, and under that day only, with special items for sale, including over 500 comic books at $1.00 each, or 20 for $10, and many beautiful book sets.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 8, 2021) — The Davenport Public Library is excited to welcome Rosaria Munda to a Virtual Author Visit for the Teen Online Book Club on July 22, 10AM, on Zoom! Registration is required to attend the event: https://bit.ly/teenvirtualauthorvisitfireborne.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 7, 2021) — To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee was released on July 11, 1960. Join us Wednesday, July 21, 6:30PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) or on Zoom for a book discussion and talk about the book's lasting impact.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 6, 2021) — All teens (ages 11-19) are invited to join the Library's Teen Online Book Club! We are currently meeting using Zoom, but teens can also participate on their own without attending the zoom sessions. Once you register for the book club, you will receive e-mail updates from Miss Amber, monthly Zoom meeting details, and optional text-message reminders. Please join in anytime!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 2, 2021) — Due to the Bix 7, the Davenport Public Library Main Street branch (321 Main St) will be open 1-5:30PM, Saturday, July 24.

The Fairmount and Eastern branches will be open regular business hours.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 2, 2021) — The Library welcomes the MUGZ Club for a complete homebrewing demonstration, from grain to glass. Join us Saturday, July 11, 1PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) for this unique class that will emphasize equipment and technique for the absolute beginner. If you can boil water, you can brew!