DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 20, 2023) — On July 27, 6PM, off-Site, join us in visiting local cultural and historical institutions and organizations around the Quad Cities to learn about the region's storied past. We will visit The Hauberg Museum at the Black Hawk State Historic Site.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 5, 2023) — On Monday, July 10, 1PM, at Eastern, join us for a delightful afternoon with children's book author Saadia Faruqi. Saadia is the author of the popular children’s early reader series Yasmin and other books for children, including chapter books, graphic novels, and picture books.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 23, 2023) — Davenport Public Library is excited to announce that the Main Library (321 Main Street) will reopen on Monday!

Regular operating hours at all three Davenport Public Libraries will resume as of Monday, June 26. Check our website for our full listing of hours and locations.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 6, 2023) — To better serve the citizens of Davenport, Davenport Public Library is extending their open hours at Eastern and Fairmount temporarily.

Beginning Tuesday, June 6, 2023, Eastern and Fairmount will be open Monday-Thursday, 9AM-8PM, to provide Library services while their Main branch is closed.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 2, 2023) — For the safety of staff and patrons, Davenport Public Library Main will be closed until further notice due to the partial collapse of the apartment building directly across the street. Davenport Public Library Fairmount and Davenport Public Library Eastern will both remain open for normal business hours.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 12, 2023) — Aprons have stories to tell if we are willing to listen. On Tuesday, May 16, 6:30PM, Fairmount, join us for a presentation that takes a nostalgic look at the fashion and function of aprons through the years with humor and bits of trivia thrown in for good measure. This presentation includes a fashionable display of different styles, fabrics, and designs along with other associated items.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 12, 2023) — Quad Cities Pride in Memory started as a project to capture oral histories from local LGBTQ+ seniors, telling their own stories in their own words. The sweep of this history from around 1960 to the present was so compelling that they decided to create panels which display this history and help explain major events during those years.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 8, 2023) — What is the Jewish experience in the Quad Cities? What are the beliefs, values and traditions upon which the Jewish faith is based? Join our program “Jewish Heritage in the QC” on Monday, May 15, 2PM, Main, as Rabbi Henry Karp explains.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 3, 2023) — Wondering how you are going to fill your days when you retire from work? Many people dream of staying in bed longer, but local author David Rash proves there is much more to do! David retired over thirteen years ago and has been wondering how he ever had time for work. Between writing a book, attending university, and traveling, David is enjoying his life to the fullest.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 13, 2023) — On Tuesday, April 18, 6:30PM, Fairmount, join us for a NAMI In Our Own Voice presentation. These presentations change attitudes, assumptions, and ideas about people with mental health conditions, and they provide a personal perspective of mental health conditions, as leaders with lived experience talk openly about what it's like to have a mental health condition.

This presentation provides: