ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (January 29, 2019) — By now, you've probably gotten the message that just about the entire Quad Cities is planning to stay at home Wednesday and avoid the punishing wind-chills predicted for our area.

Your Rock Island Library is no different. We will close at 5:00PM Tuesday, January 29, and remain closed on Wednesday, January 30. Assuming the weather cooperates, we plan to reopen Thursday at normal times (9AM Downtown and Southwest, noon at 30/31.) Updates will be posted to our Rock Island Public Library Facebook page.

Evening events for Wednesday and Thursday have been cancelled. We do have a Petite Picassos event on Friday, February 1 at 10:30AM, Downtown Library. If you want to call before you bring the little ones out, the Children's Room number is 309-732-7360.

For more interesting things to do at your library this winter, pick up a print newsletter, and visit our online event calendar, Events with a red bar are designed for children; green for teens, blue for adults, and gold is for everyone.

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