DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 11, 2020) — Would you like to be a digital author? The Library wants to make that happen!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 11, 2020) — Teens (11-19) are invited to join local cosplay legend Emiko in a beginners' workshop series on Zoom where she will share with you all of the tricks and tips that she has learned from years of attending anime conventions and cosplay performances. Registration is required.

Those registered will be sent the Zoom details one day prior to the program using the email provided during registration.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 11, 2020) — Teens (11-19) are invited to join us for a Zoom celebration of the new Hunger Games prequel, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes on Saturday, June 20, 3PM!

We will be making golden Snakes bookmarks, sharing "I'm not very good at making friends" friendship bracelets, and playing Hunger Games "Would You Rather" until a rebellion breaks out. May the odds be ever in your favor.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 11, 2020) — Teens (11-19) are invited to join Miss Amber on Zoom in nailing/failing a different DIY craft kit each week. Registration required for each project and some supplies are provided.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 10, 2020) — Join us on Facebook Live on Thursdays in June at 2PM as we read a different fairytale and complete a related STEM project on. Supplies will be provided and can be picked up at the Eastern Avenue Branch Library. This program is best suited to children in K-3rd grade. Registration is required.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 8, 2020) — Hey Teens! Can you think of a ridiculous tabloid headline? Or lyrics from a sad country song? Join Miss Amber for a ridiculous game of Bring Your Own Book on Zoom on June 15 and July 16 at 2PM. Registration required and teens only (ages 11-19).

DAVENPORT, IOWA (June 8, 2020) — Join us on YouTube on Monday, June 15, 2PM, as Miss Holly shares rock painting tips to help you to make a set of story stones and a carrying pouch. Story stones are smooth rocks with animals or objects on them that are used together to foster storytelling, creative play, and conversations with a child.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 29, 2020) — The annual Red, White, and Boom fireworks display in downtown Davenport and Rock Island has been rescheduled for July 3, 2021.

“Red, White, and Boom always has been a bi-state event, and in the spirit of regionalism, we felt it was the right thing to do to move the event to a time when both states can participate,” said Jason Gilliliand, Events Director for the Downtown Davenport Partnership. “We look forward to an epic event in 2021.”

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 27, 2020) — Join us on Facebook Live every Wednesday beginning June 10 at 10AM for an enriching storytime for you and your baby! Rhymes, songs, and stories perfect for interacting in an intentional way with your 0-12-month-old. No registration required. Find the Library on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/davenportlibrary/.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 27, 2020) — Kids age 8 and above are invited to learn basic sewing skills as you create with magic and whimsy! Beginning Tuesday, June 9, and each Tuesday in June at 1PM, there will be new projects each week. An instructional video will be available on the Library's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/DavPubLib  and a class with virtual hands-on help will be held via Zoom.