DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 24, 2021) — Join the Davenport Civil Rights Commission and the Davenport Public Library for a showing of “Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools” at the Main Library (321 N Main St) on Wednesday, October 6, 5:30PM. A discussion will take place after the movie.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 23, 2021) — NormaLeah's Sisterly Advice is an “empowerment session” educating women and those who love them about ovarian cancer and its genetic link to other cancers.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 23, 2021) — Join authors Michael McCarty and John Brassard Jr on Saturday, October 2, 2PM, at the Fairmount Street Library (3000 N Fairmount St) or virtually for a talk about the haunted history of the Quad Cities.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 23, 2021) — Outdoor homebrewing season may be over, but there are plenty of apples in the orchard. Making your own hard cider takes a fraction of the time and effort. We welcome the MUGZ Club for a hands-on demonstration on Monday, October 4, 6:30PM, at the Eastern Ave Library (6000 Eastern Ave).

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 17, 2021) — Introducing Davenport Library's newest book club: SaSS! One Saturday a month we will meet to read short stories written within the last decade by a variety of diverse authors. On October 9, 10AM, we will discuss "Black-Eyed Women" by Viet Thanh Nguyen (2017). Copies of the story are available at all Davenport Libraries.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 15, 2021) — Join us Tuesday, September 21, 6:30PM, as Dr Sarah J Eikleberry discusses Iowa's “Segregated Summer Camps for Youth from 1925-1950”. Black middle-class reformers and professionals worked to create and safeguard childhood experiences in Iowa during the American Interwar era.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 13, 2021) — Bad Art Night is for both talented and not-so-talented artists. No worries about your artwork being perfect or gallery-worthy. Leave your talent at home and come to the Eastern Avenue Library on Wednesday, September 15, 6:30PM, to create something terrible with us!  Prizes will be awarded to the worst and most dreadful art produced.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 13, 2021) — On September 17, 1787, the most influential document in American history was signed, the US Constitution. To celebrate, we are giving away free pocket copies of the US Constitution on Friday, September 17. You can find your free copy at the self-checkout machines at the Main, Fairmount, and Eastern libraries.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 13, 2021) — After everything we've been through, National Yoga Month 2021 is a perfect time to see what it is all about. On Saturday, September 18, 11AM, at Fairmount St (3000 Fairmount St), we'll have James from Davenport School of Yoga on-site for an introductory class. Dress comfortably.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 2, 2021) — Join us every third Wednesday, September 15–December 15, 2PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) as we watch classic movies starring your favorite actors and actresses!

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