Events Calendar

Age
Program Type

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Exploratorium Jr.

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Description:
For children ages 5 and younger with their adult. Hands-on projects for children up to age 5 with their parents. Siblings welcome! ...

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: History, Performer
Description:
Fox portrays the reporter who transcribed and published Black Hawk’s life story. Weaving history with folklore to create a tapestry of symbolic language, he draws the audience into the worldview of this respected leader of his people. The presenta...

Littles Evening Session

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
For children birth to 3 years old with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills. ...

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Readers who have finished the teen summer reading program may register for this after hours lock-in with a variety of food, games, and activities. A permission form must be completed and returned to the library no later than Wednesday, Augu...

Monday, August 6th, 2018

Jim Gill Concert

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Kids, Families
Program Type: Music, Performer
Description:
Music play for young children performed by nationally known musical artist Jim Gill.  Join us for this awesome interactive concert.  Due to the expected large crowd, no strollers in the program rooms, please.  Sponsored by Illinois ...

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Pageturners

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
A contemporary fiction and nonfiction book discussion group that meets the first Tuesday of each month.  Books are provided on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be picked up at the Information Desk.  Or find any copy and j...

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning August 8th until September 26th. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English languag...

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Library Board Meeting

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Platinum Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Meeting
Description:
The Library Board of Trustees meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month at 12:00 p.m.   Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes ...

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Presentation
Description:
  Journey to the coldest, driest, windiest and most barren place on earth: Antarctica with world traveler and author, Jeanne Roppolo.   Come to the library and cool down with a fascinating, visual program taking audience members o...

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Storytime for Littles

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Storytime for Littles

10:45am - 11:45am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Computer Basics Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Hands-on computer basics classes are being offered to students with no prior computer or Internet usage experience. This class will cover terminology, mouse and keyboard basics, opening and closing programs, creating a Word document, and saving. I...

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Internet Basics Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Internet basics class will cover terminology, web browsers, searching techniques, along with creating usernames and passwords for online accounts, and safety tips. Email will not be discussed. Participants must have basic mouse and Windows skills. ...

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Bronze Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Nancy Johnson, associated with AARP and the Office of the Illinois Secretary of State will present a free, 90-minute Illinois Rules of the Road class for seniors.  Registration is required.   ...
Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning August 8th until September 26th. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English languag...
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
For children birth to 3 years old with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills. ...

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Substitute Teacher Fair

10:00am - 1:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Staff from the RI County Regional Office of Education will provide information on how to become a substitute teacher and/or paraprofessional. ...

Saturday, August 18th, 2018

Harry Potter

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Kids, Families, Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Join us for an afternoon at Hogwarts! Challenges, games and other fun activities for the entire family. Costumes welcome!  Made possible by Willa and Henry's Lemonade Stand.   ...

Monday, August 20th, 2018

Storytime for Littles

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Storytime for Littles

10:45am - 11:45am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning August 8th until September 26th. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English languag...

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Bronze Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class, History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Join us for a free introductory class providing an overview of Ancestry.com-Library Edition. Bob will discuss and demonstrate basic features of the database including advance searching techniques. Collections within the database include birth, m...

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
The Friends of the Moline Public Library Foundation are holding an Overflow Booksale.  There's something for everyone...children, teens, adults.  Non fiction. Fiction. Paperbacks. Art.  MORE!  All items $.25 and proceeds go to sup...

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Storytime for Littles

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Storytime for Littles

10:45am - 11:45am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Description:
For children birth to 3 years of ages with their adult. Nurture your baby and toddler's love of books with music, movement, stories and art exploration while helping develop language, motor and social skills.  ...

Preschool Story Time

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Description:
For children ages 5 and younger with their adult. Stories and activities for children ages 3-5 with their parents. Siblings welcome! ...
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Literary, Presentation
Description:
Join local author, Greater Quad Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Program Director Zenaida Landeros, as she speaks about inspiring Latinas.  Discover what your passion is and what you can do to step out of your comfort zone to grow.  Zena...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Coffee with a Cop

9:00am - 10:00am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Ages: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Presentation
Description:
Coffee with a Cop is a national program that brings police officers and community members together over coffee to discuss issues and learn more about each other.  Join us in the Java Lab Grind and Dine Cafe at the Moline Public Library on Tue...

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

IDES Job Fair

10:00am - 1:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Visit with employers who are hiring. Participants are encouraged to bring resumes and dress appropriately for an interview.   Employers scheduled to attend include, but may not be limited to:   Schneider National Trucking C...
Required
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning August 8th until September 26th. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English languag...

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Come pick up a copy of our monthly selection at the Information Desk and start sleuthing today! July 26: Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo August 30: The Late Show by Michael Connelly September 27: The Chicago Way by Michael Harvey ...