DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 9, 2022) — The Library is hosting a Library Card Design Contest through November 19 at all locations.
Calling all artists! We want you to submit your designs for our very first Library Card Design Contest! The Davenport Public Library seeks art for Limited Edition Library Cards launching in April during National Library Week. If you are interested, visit any Davenport Public Library location or download the PDF below to participate. Please be sure to read the rules carefully on the form before submitting artwork. The Library is looking for artists of all ages, we just ask that the submissions come from Davenport residents. Completed designs and release forms must be returned to any Davenport Public Library Branch by November 19.
To download the design template and form, please visit: davenportlibrary.libcal.com/event/9835356.
About the Davenport Public Library
The Davenport Public Library is the municipal library for the City of Davenport, Iowa, serving a population of 102,196 residents. The Library has three conveniently-located facilities: Main, Fairmount, and Eastern. Main is also the home of the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center, which focuses on local history and genealogy. New in 2020, the Library acquired the Outreach Wheeled Library (OWL) that brings library services directly to retirement facilities, schools, day-cares, community events, and organizations throughout Davenport. Patrons can access our library catalog, website, e-books, e-audiobooks, and countless digital re-sources, remotely 24-hours a day. Wireless Internet access and public computers, faxing, copying, notary services, and scanning are available at each of our locations.