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Davenport, 7 Illinois libraries work out sharing agreement

Davenport Library cardholders will be able to borrow books and other materials from seven Illinois Quad-City area libraries — and vise versa — under a…

Author Gary W. Moore to present at Davenport Library

Gary W. Moore, author of Playing with the Enemy, will be giving a brown bag lunch presentation at the Davenport Public Library’s Eastern Avenue Branch…

Davenport's Eastern Avenue library celebrates birthday

Davenport’s newest library has come a long way in its first five years, so kids and parents alike checked out a “birthday” celebration Saturday.
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Riepe & Pratt’s: Swimming 1862 style

28 Jul 2016

As the heat of summer continues to warm most us to unpleasant levels; we decided to take a look back on ways Davenporters have kept cool in the past. We were excited to come across this advertisement for Riepe & Pratt’s … Continue reading →

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Vegetable Butcher by Cara Mangini

28 Jul 2016

The skills of butchery meet the world of fresh produce in The Vegetable Butcher, an essential, inspiring guide that demystifies the world of vegetables. In step-by-step photographs, “vegetable butcher” Cara Mangini shows how to break down a butternut squash, cut a cauliflower into steaks, peel a tomato properly, chiffonade kale, turn carrots into coins and … Read More →

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