DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 11, 2020) — Teens (11-19) are invited to join Miss Amber on Zoom in nailing/failing a different DIY craft kit each week. Registration required for each project and some supplies are provided.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 10, 2020) — Join us on Facebook Live on Thursdays in June at 2PM as we read a different fairytale and complete a related STEM project on. Supplies will be provided and can be picked up at the Eastern Avenue Branch Library. This program is best suited to children in K-3rd grade. Registration is required.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (Iowa 10, 2020) — This summer, the library welcomes a rising star in magic and a name you will not want to forget: Mikayla Oz! Mikayla has been astonishing audiences across the Midwest for more than 10 years. Mikayla Oz doesn’t do your grandfather's old tricks. Instead, she's pushing boundaries and redefining what it means to be a magician.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 8, 2020) — Hey Teens! Can you think of a ridiculous tabloid headline? Or lyrics from a sad country song? Join Miss Amber for a ridiculous game of Bring Your Own Book on Zoom on June 15 and July 16 at 2PM. Registration required and teens only (ages 11-19).
DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 8, 2020) — Join us on YouTube on Monday, June 15, 2PM, as Miss Holly shares rock painting tips to help you to make a set of story stones and a carrying pouch. Story stones are smooth rocks with animals or objects on them that are used together to foster storytelling, creative play, and conversations with a child.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 5, 2020) — The Davenport Public Library is excited to host three virtual visits on Zoom with award-winning and best-selling creator, LeUyen Pham on Saturday, June 13. Registration is required for each session. To register, please visithttps://bit.ly/leuyen-event.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 5, 2020) — The Davenport Public Library will reopen all three locations beginning Monday, June 8. Eastern and Fairmount will resume normal hours and Main will be open Monday-Tuesday, 9AM-8PM, and Wednesday-Saturday, 9AM-5:30PM. All locations will be offering limited services at this time. The Richardson Sloane Special Collections Center will remain closed to the public.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 27, 2020) — Join us on Facebook Live every Wednesday beginning June 10 at 10AM for an enriching storytime for you and your baby! Rhymes, songs, and stories perfect for interacting in an intentional way with your 0-12-month-old. No registration required. Find the Library on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/davenportlibrary/.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 27, 2020) — Kids age 8 and above are invited to learn basic sewing skills as you create with magic and whimsy! Beginning Tuesday, June 9, and each Tuesday in June at 1PM, there will be new projects each week. An instructional video will be available on the Library's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/DavPubLib and a class with virtual hands-on help will be held via Zoom.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 22, 2020) — Explore history through Kevin Wood's vivid portrayal of Abraham Lincoln, one of our nation's most beloved and esteemed historical figures. On May 28, 6PM, Davenport Public Library will present Lincoln the Lawyer: Portrayals of Abraham Lincoln on the Library’s YouTube channel atwww.youtube.com/c/DavPubLib.
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