Upcoming Events

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Program Type
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Information Desk
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Families, Everyone
Program Type: Exhibit, History
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Delve beyond the popular musical rendition of this prominent American to learn more about the actual man.  This traveling exhibit is part of the library's "It's Showtime at your Library!"  summer reading program an  is on loa...
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Information Desk
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literary
Registration Required
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It's Showtime at Your Library! The Adult Summer Reading Program at the Moline Public Library is here! Register below or in person. And don't forget to sign-up the rest of the family while you're at it - there are reading programs for all age...
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 1st Floor Children's Desk
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Literary
Body:
It's Showtime at Your Library! Become a star! Sign up for summer reading fun today either at the Moline Public Library Children's Desk or online by clicking here. Children ages birth through 6th grade read for fun and prizes by ...

QC Arts Jazzy Ash music program

June 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Families, Everyone
Program Type: Music, Performer
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As part of the Quad City Arts Visiting Artist program, Jazzy Ash will perform an all ages concert as part of the "It's Showtime @ your library!"  summer reading program. Their style of New Orleans vocal and instrumental jazz is certain to get...
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Body:
Tour the new Moline High School Bartlett Performing Center as part of the library's summer reading program.  Please meet at the theater's entrance at 2 p.m.  Walking shoes are recommended and registration is required. ...

Book 'Em Mystery Book Club

June 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
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Come pick up a copy of our monthly selection at the Information Desk and start sleuthing today! ...

Petting Zoo with Colbrese Farms

June 19, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Parking Lot
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
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Back by popular demand! Meet and pet a wide variety of animals brought to the library by Colbrese Farms. ...

A Novel Naptime

June 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Body:
Do you have young kids and can't seem to find the time to get away for a fulfilling book group? Come join us for A Novel Naptime, our popular materials book group for parents - where kids preschool age and under are welcome! We will meet the third We...

Littles Evening Session

June 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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. ...

Rambling Readers

June 20, 2019
8:30am - 9:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Body:
Join us for a brisk 45 minute walking and talking session about Ayn Rand’s classic, The Fountainhead.  Each week we’ll read about 100 pages and then discuss it while walking along Ben Butterworth Parkway. Join the Ramblers for three essentials t...

Rules of the Road Review Class

June 20, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Body:
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. ...

Coffee with a Cop

June 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Presentation, Special Event
Body:
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 to sha...

Tie-Dye Drop-In

June 22, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Parking Lot
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Body:
Bring a clean white item of clothing to dye into beautiful color and design!   ...

Stamp Your Own Mantra Bracelet

June 22, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Body:
Learn how to make your own stamped mantra bracelet with Ann Hartley, local artisan and owner of Hartleystudio.  The bracelets are made out of aluminum, and anyone who can hold a hammer will be able to make and take a beautiful new bracelet ho...

Stamp Your Own Mantra Bracelet

June 22, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Body:
Learn how to make your own stamped mantra bracelet with Ann Hartley, local artisan and owner of Hartleystudio.  The bracelets are made out of aluminum, and anyone who can hold a hammer will be able to make and take a beautiful new bracelet ho...

PJ Party Storytime!

June 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
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Family Fun! Come in your slippers and PJs with your stuffed animal, blanket, or snuggly for stories, songs, dancing, crafts, and other activities.  ...

Teen Nailed It! Competition

June 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Body:
Teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to a Nailed It! decorating contest on Monday, June 24 at 6:00 p.m. Try your hand at decorating a cookie and cupcake for a chance to win a prize--and of course, eat your creations! Registration is required...

Martika Daniels Circus Variety Show

June 25, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Performer
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Prepare to be amazed at this one-woman circus variety show. Martika will bring the feel of the circus to the library with juggling, silk fans, glow in the dark hula hoop tricks and so much more! Program is for all ages.  ...

Themed Parks - Animals!

June 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
The Moline Public Library and the Moline Parks and Recreation are offering for the 3rd year in a row the Themed Park series. Each program is at a different park in the city of Moline and has a different theme consisting of fun stories and a...

Census Bureau for Rock Island County

June 26, 2019
10:30am - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Lobby
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
Stop by our lobby to meet Recruiting Assistant Sunday Saunders.  She will be available to answer questions about the upcoming 2020 Census and discuss the many job openings available to Rock Island County residents.  ...

True Story of the Three Little Pigs

June 26, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Performer
Body:
Discover the true story of the three little pigs from the wolf's point of view. Hear the story read by a Circa 21 character followed by a variety of crafts and games.  Enter a children's drawing for tickets to the Circa '21 show! Made...

Rambling Readers

June 27, 2019
8:30am - 9:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Body:
Join us for a brisk 45 minute walking and talking session about Ayn Rand’s classic, The Fountainhead.  Each week we’ll read about 100 pages and then discuss it while walking along Ben Butterworth Parkway. Join the Ramblers for three essentials t...

Scott County Kennel Club Agility Demo

June 27, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Presentation
Body:
See what these amazing dogs can do! Watch them as they go through tunnels and other obstacles on command.  ...

Messing Around

July 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Body:
Storytime is getting messy! Join us for stories and activities that are too messy to try at home! Ages Birth to 6 years of age. Siblings welcome.   ...

Absolute Science

July 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Body:
Fast-paced science show with large props, humor, audience participation and FUN! ...

Write Now! Writers Group

July 1, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class, Meeting
Body:
Write Now! is open to teen and adult writers of all genres and writing levels. Bring a scene or chapter, up to 6 pages double spaced, of a current writing project to share with the group for advice and feedback.   ...
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literary
Body:
Join us for a “novel shower” welcoming debut author Caroline Louise Walker's MAN OF THE YEAR into the world – party, reading, and signing event!    Caroline is an author with QCA ties making her national novel debut.   ...