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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.

Library has help for teens who stutter

Davenport Public Library has a book available for teens who suffer from stuttering. The book "Do You Stutter: A Guide for Teens," is published by the …

Summer reading program blasts off

As pop shot up several feet in the air out of two-liter bottles and red-colored vinegar foamed out of small paper cups, kids and adults alike got a re…
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Happy Thanksgiving!

27 Nov 2014

The Davenport Public Library will be closed on November 27 and 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will be open for business as usual on Saturday with all three of our buildings reopening at 9am and closing at 5:30pm. Have a safe and happy holiday!

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Madamoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History by Rhonda Garelick

26 Nov 2014

Certain lives are at once so exceptional, and yet so in step with their historical moments, that they illuminate cultural forces far beyond the scope of a single person. Such is the case with Coco Chanel, whose life offers one of the most fascinating tales of the twentieth century–throwing into dramatic relief an era of […]

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