Upcoming Events

See All Events

New at the Library

Recent News

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.

Creative Arts Academy Ribbon-Cutting

The Davenport Community Schools officially opened the new Creative Arts Academy that is located at the Davenport Public Library on Thursday Oct 2nd.

From The Blog

Book Craft – Folded Note Book

24 Mar 2017

Hello Fellow Crafters! Today we’re going to make our own book! Awesome-sauce! Now, don’t get too excited – it’s not the kind of book you’d submit to the Library of Congress or assign an ISBN number to but it is super-practical, super-easy and super-fun! (OK, enough with the super and[Read more]

Read Full Post


The Dressmaker

22 Mar 2017

The Dressmaker, starring Kate Winslet and Liam Hemsworth, tells the story of Tilly Dunnage, played by Kate Winslet. This movie is based on the novel of the same name by Rosalie Ham. Tilly is an accomplished dressmaker who spent years traveling the world learning her trade. She has returned to her[Read more]

Read Full Post