DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 18, 2021) — The Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center invites you to begin your study of family history by attending a six-week class in person or virtually on Thursdays, September 2 through October 7, 2021, at 1PM, either online via Zoom or in-person at Main (321 Main St).

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 16, 2021) — September is National Recovery Month! Join Prevention Specialists from the Center for Alcohol and Drug Services Inc on Wednesday, September 1, 6:30PM, at Fairmount (3000 N Fairmount St) to learn more about the struggles individuals with Substance Use Disorder face and how you can help make a difference.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 16, 2021) — Join us Saturday, September 18, 8PM, at the Eastern Library (6000 Eastern Ave) for a free outdoor movie night! Bring your own blankets and lawn chairs. The movie is rated PG. Call the Library for the movie title.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 16, 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.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 11, 2021) — One Human Family Quad Cities will be hosting an event at the Davenport Public Library, Eastern Avenue branch with local author and educator, Adrienne C Graham. This event will begin with the author reading her book, The Color of Friendship, followed by discussions and an activity. This event will be held on Saturday, August 14, 10AM.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 6, 2021) — QC CAN's Reading Assistance Dogs are specially trained, along with their handler, to provide the environment needed to help children improve their reading skills! These special pups will visit Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) Thursday, August 19 and September 16, 5:30-6:30PM. They can’t wait to help kids of all ages read!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 5, 2021) — Join us Wednesday, August 18, 6:30PM, at Eastern (6000 Eastern Ave) for a night of coloring. Relax, listen to music, and color your night away. We will provide the coloring sheets and colored pencils, you provide the creativity.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 5, 2021) — From the application process to the numerous financial aid options, paying for college can be daunting and it is never too early to start planning. Register now to attend “How to Pay for College: Understanding the Financial Aid Process” Tuesday, August 17, 6PM, at the Eastern Library (6000 Eastern Ave) presented by Lupe Hernandez, a Student Success Advisor with the Iowa College Access Network.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 5, 2021) — Try your hand at whatever ridiculous challenge the library has put together for the week, every Tuesday, August 10–September 28 at 4PM at Eastern Ave (6000 Eastern Ave). It could be as simple as stacking marshmallows, or as challenging as painting a self-portrait — blindfolded! Each week is a surprise — be ready for anything. Perfect for thrill-seekers aged 5-11.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 5, 2021) — Learn to read your résumé like a hiring manager. Join us Monday, August 16, 6:30PM, for a virtual workshop, where you'll get four strategies to improve your résumé and a checklist of tips to help you communicate your strengths. This free program is offered in conjunction with Grow with Google.