DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 5, 2020) — Looking for a fun way to up your reading game? The Davenport Public Library is here to help with Beanstack, the world’s easiest way to keep track of all the books you read, and participate in the Library’s reading challenges!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 30, 2020) — Every week in October, we'll read a classic story or poem by Edgar Allan Poe and learn more about his life and the history of his works.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 29, 2020) — The Davenport Public Library is pleased to partner with the Hoover Museum and Presidential Library for this live webinar! This event is part of the Third Thursdays at Hoover's Presidential Library and Museum series.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 29, 2020) The FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library Bookstore at our Fairmount branch (3000 N Fairmount St) has extended their back to school special offering buy one, get one free on all children's titles. Stop in any time during Bookstore business hours and take advantage of this great opportunity.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 26, 2020) — Gena Schantz, a scholar with extensive knowledge about George Davenport, his family, his home, and the role he played in the development of the Quad Cities, will present on the early fur trade in this region. This program will be offered virtually on Thursday, October 1, 6:30PM.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 26, 2020) — Discover how to schedule and host effective virtual meetings, collaborate on documents with others in real-time, and access your files from anywhere — even from your phone.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 26, 2020) — Celebrate Banned Book Week by playing trivia on Monday, September 28, at 6:30PM. Questions will be based on banned and challenged books. Find information about Banned Books Week on the American Library Association’s website at http://www.ala.org/advocacy/bbooks.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 26, 2020) QC Beats, an online audio-streaming service, is taking submissions from local musicians the entire month of October. Thanks to the partnership of the Davenport Public Library, River Music Experience, and St Ambrose University, QC Beats was created to showcase original music from Quad-City musicians.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 18, 2020) — Are you struggling to check emails and help your children with homework? The Library is here to help! You may have seen a large Sprinter van in your neighborhood with a giant owl on it it’s a Library van and it offers free WiFi!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 18, 2020) — Beginning Monday, September 21, 2020, the three Davenport Public Library branches will be extending their open hours.

Main St Branch (321 Main St)

Monday 9AM–8PM

Tuesday 9AM–8PM

Wednesday 9AM–8PM

Thursday 9AM–8PM

Friday 9AM–5:30PM

Saturday 9AM–5:30PM

Sunday  Closed