DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 11, 2021) — May is Mental Health Awareness Month! Join us Tuesday, May 25, 6PM, for a discussion on various mental-health issues. We will talk about the associated signs and symptoms of different mental-health disorders. Also, we will talk about when to get professional help and how to do it. This presentation is presented by the Vera French Mental Health Center.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 11, 2021) — Join the Library Monday, May 24, 6:30PM, for a virtual craft and socialize hour! Bring your current project: knitting, crocheting, quilting, journaling, anything craft-related, and socialize online with other crafters for an hour. We'll provide the (virtual) space and you bring your projects!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 7, 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 (May 6, 2021) — The reading dogs are back! Join us outside in the Story Circle on Thursdays, May 20, June 17, and July 22, 5:30–6:30PM, at 6000 Eastern Ave and practice your reading skills while you read to one of QCCAN's therapy dogs! QCCAN’s Reading Assistance Dogs are specially-trained, along with their handler, to provide the environment needed to help children improve their reading skills.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 3, 2021) — Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society and the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center of the Davenport Public Library invites you to their monthly meeting.

On Monday, May 3, 7PM, James M Beidler will present “German Internet Research: A Launching Place for Your Research.” He will talk about the different tools and searching tips to finding your German ancestors.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 3, 2021) NAMI In Our Own Voice presentations changes attitudes, assumptions, and ideas about people with mental health conditions. This presentation provides 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.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 20, 2021) — QCTrails.org is a free user-friendly, interactive, and mobile responsive website that serves as a comprehensive resource that highlights multi-purpose trails, parks, and side-paths in the bi-state region. QC Trails is an exciting tool for encouraging and improving local outdoor physical activity throughout the year.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 19, 2021) What is fake news? How can you recognize it? How is it spread and how has it influenced events? These topics and more will be discussed by local media leaders during a virtual panel discussion event on Tuesday, May 4, 6:30PM, on Zoom.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 6, 2021) — Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 30, 2021) — Join us in learning how to practically care for and preserve materials at home with tips and tricks from the staff of the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center. Each workshop will showcase different techniques and share applicable knowledge on creating tools and demonstrating methods of preservation for photographs, letters, books, and more.