DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 18, 2021) — The Davenport Public Library is pleased to host the virtual presentation “Louise Burtis and Matilda Hilbring: Biracial Women in Early Quad Cities History” presented by Jane Simonsen, Professor of History and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Augustana College on Tuesday, March 2, 6:30PM, on Zoom.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 18, 2021) — The Davenport Public Library and the Rock Island Public Library are excited to announce a virtual visit with award-winning young adult author, Tiffany D Jackson on Tuesday, March 9! We are happy to welcome her into the classrooms and home-learning spaces of students on both sides of the M
DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 12, 2021) —Join us Monday, February 22, 6:30PM, for a virtual presentation by the Davenport Civil Rights Commission. Davenport is not immune to racism. Learn about redlining in historic neighborhoods and other systemic discrimination issues that have happened in Davenport.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 10, 2021) —It can be overwhelming and emotional dealing with accumulated papers, mementos, and general household items in times of transition. Lean on Me is a certified senior move manager and organizing coach in the Quad Cities and Chicago. Join us Saturday, March 6, 2PM, on Zoom for this virtual presentation and hear their downsizing/rightsizing solutions one step at a time.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 8, 2021) —Join us for the whole year in celebrating the 175th Anniversary of Iowa by discussing books relating to Iowa history. We will be starting off the conversation with each of the four books selected by the State Historical Society of Iowa's Iowa History Book Club.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 5, 2021) — In today's business climate, it's more important than ever to have a professional website. Learn how to create a search-friendly website that drives user action and supports your goals on Wednesday, February 24, 6:30PM. Whether you’re launching a new website or sprucing up an old one, this workshop will help.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 29, 2021) — Join the Davenport Public Library on Friday, February 19, 3PM, as our librarians highlight titles for Black History Month that can be found at the Library. This program will be presented on Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/davenportlibrary and Instagram Live at www.instagram.com/davenportlibrary.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 29, 2021) — Join Teen Librarian Amber and NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Monday, February 22, 6:30PM, for an online presentation designed for middle- and high-school students that includes warning signs, facts and statistics, and how to get help for themselves or a friend.
DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 29, 2021) —Would you like to add a little horror to your Valentine's Day weekend? Teens and adults are invited to join Miss Amber and the hosts of Derry Public Radio for an afternoon of making Zombie Barbies together and talking about our favorite romantic horror stories on Saturday, February 13, 2PM, on Zoom!
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