Do the “Cocoa Crawl” in LeClaire, Iowa – warm up with some hot cocoa plus enjoy free chocolate treats and fun discounts!

Join us for a fun day of sampling hot cocoa and chocolate treats in LeClaire, Iowa on Saturday, February 10 from 2-5pm (PLUS see extended hours from some deals below).

Due to expected inclement weather conditions, the February 7th food distribution, which was scheduled to be held at River Bend Foodbank (4010 Kimmel Drive, Davenport), is being cancelled. We regret that the distribution will not take place, however, the safety of our guests, volunteers, and staff is always our first consideration. Weather permitting, the next distribution at River Bend Foodbank will take place on March 7th

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It might still be chilly outside, but there’s plenty to do inside with our February lineup of kids arts and crafts programs. Come to one or all four!

Thursday, February 8 at 4:00pm at Eastern (6000 Eastern Avenue) – “Collage Mandala.” Create a dynamic layer mandala by mixing and matching card stock and scrapbook paper. Registration required.

It’s almost time for the annual QC Area Teen Video Contest! You’re invited to create and submit a 3-5 minute video on this year’s theme, “Libraries are for Creating.” Videos will be shown on the Putnum Museum’s Giant Screen at the Teen Video Contest Premiere Party on Thursday March 8 at 6:00pm. Entry forms and complete rules are available at the Library.

Cheryl Raley-Kirk from the Source Bookstore will provide insight into rare, out-of-print and collectible books at the “Rare and Valuable Books” presentation. Join us at Main (321 Main Street) on Tuesday, February 13 at 1:00pm to learn what makes a book rare and collectible, how to identify a first edition and how to research a books value. Cheryl will also talk about proper book descriptions, bindings, parts of a book and signed books.

The American Cancer Society’s Discovery Shop in Cumberland Square invites you to bargain shop for a cause!  Sunday, February 4th will be our annual super clearance sale EVERYTHING in the store will be half price. 

Join us for Afternoon Storytime, now at a new time! We’ll be at Eastern (6000 Eastern Avenue) on Tuesday, February 13 at 3:30pm. This month the theme is “Snow Stories”. We’ll have stories, songs and activities for kids of all ages for a fun and cozy program!

January 27 - LeClaire Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner - Davenport Country Club. Award Winners for 2017 will be announced. Chamber Board for 2018 introduced. Live music by Bobby Ray Bunch, Live and Silent Auctions. Cash Bar (the Country Club bar only accepts cash).  We have lots of fabulous auction items and will be accepting credit/debit cards, checks or cash. THANK YOU to all who are coming, and to those who have so generously donated for the Auctions.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Davenport Library! Join us at Fairmount (3000 Fairmount Street) on Saturday, February 10 at 10:00am. We’ll make our own valentines, decorate cookies and play games! Kids of all ages are welcome to attend.

Bring your child (recommended ages 3-6) to the GIANT screen as education specialist, Ms. Patty, reads from her collection of classic children's book. 

Story time will be Saturday, January 27 and will feature the reading of this month's selection "Bee My Valentine" by Miriam Cohen, illustrated by Ronald Himler. Stick around after the story to join Ms. Patty as she leads a fun activity for you and your child. 

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