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Downtown Davenport library reopens after remodeling

The Davenport Public Library’s downtown branch reopened Friday after about a two-week hiatus for the installation of new carpeting in the building.

Creative Arts students from the Q-C explore 'Our World'

The Integrated Arts classes at the Creative Arts Academy of the Quad-Cities all have different interpretations of the theme "Our World." The 18 studen…

Downtown library closes for carpeting

The city of Davenport reports that because of carpet renovations, the Main Library, at 321 Main St., will be closed beginning today through Dec. 23.
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Essays After Eighty by Donald Hall

24 Apr 2015

Let me first admit that the way I discovered this book was not when I placed it on my “to-be-ordered” list or when I stumbled upon it by happenstance in the library. Instead, I was talking about BookFace Friday. This event happens every Friday when librarians and other bookish people find books with people’s faces as the cover, pose […]

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A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott

23 Apr 2015

A Touch of Stardust  by Kate Alcott is a novel about the filming of the movie, Gone With the Wind. Fictional character Julie Crawford is new to Hollywood and is pursuing a career as a screenwriter. A female screenwriter is a rare thing in 1938 Hollywood so she gets a job working at Selznick International […]

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