DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 8, 2020) — Discover new job opportunities using Google Search, and learn how to organize and enhance your job search experience using G Suite tools. This program is meant to assist transitioning service members, military spouses, and veterans as they build civilian careers and businesses, but certain parts may apply to civilians as well

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 4, 2020) — Join us Wednesday, December 16, 1PM, for “Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia.” Learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, Alzheimer’s disease-stages and risk-factors, current research, and treatments available to address some symptoms. Resources offered by the Alzheimer’s Association will also be provided.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 4, 2020) — Local music lovers! Tune in Saturday, December 12, 7PM, on Davenport Public Library’s YouTube channel for Special Collections Sessions featuring local artist & 2019 QC Beats musician Soultru! Watch it here: https://youtu.be/GZwFXifz8NA.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 3, 2020) — Join the members and guests of the Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society in learning about trends, techniques, and anything related to family history.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 3, 2020) — Comparison shop via Zoom against your fellow Quad-Citizens during Grocery Games on Thursday, December 10, 6PM. Bragging rights and a highly-coveted trophy are at stake for the best penny-pinching price-matcher in the Quad Cities.

Make sure you have a Sharpie marker and notebook to display your price-guesses when the time expires. A calculator wouldn't hurt either. . .

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 1, 2020) — The Sauk war leader known to the American settlers as Black Hawk fought and lost a war in 1832 as he tried to retake his homeland. His grave was robbed in 1839. The history books say his remains were destroyed in a museum fire in 1853 at Burlington, Iowa. The history books are wrong.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 1, 2020)  Due to mechanical issues, the Davenport Public Library’s OWL’s WiFi stops have been cancelled for Tuesday, December 1, through Saturday, December 5. This includes the following stops:

December 1 at 1:30PM  Goose Creek Park

December 1 at 4PM  Davenport West YMCA

DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 1, 2020) — This is the year for a new holiday tradition! Jólabókaflóð is the Icelandic Christmas Eve tradition of gifting your favorite people with a favorite book to read that very night!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 25, 2019) — Due to unavoidable circumstances, author Jason Reynolds’s visit to the Quad Cities this week has been postponed until later this spring. The Author’s Event at the Davenport Public Library on March 28 at 6:00PM is cancelled.

Updated information will be sent out as soon as it is available. We apologize for the inconvenience, and please contact us with any questions at the email and phone number above.

What is Fake News? How can you recognize it? How is it spread and how has it influenced events? These topics and more will be discussed by local media leaders during a special panel discussion event to be held at the Davenport Public Library.