Upcoming Events

Age
Program Type
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Lobby
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
The Friends of the Moline Public Library Foundation will hold their Annual Basket Fundraiser October 21 - 26 in the Library lobby.  Daily hours will be M-F 10 - 5 and S 10 - 2.  Evening hours may be offered pending volunteer availabili...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

October 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

October 21, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Write Now! Writers Group

October 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Literary, Meeting
Body:
Write Now! is open to teen and adult writers of all genres and writing levels. Meetings take place on the first and third Mondays at 6:00 p.m. in the Moline Public Library 2nd floor program room. Bring up to 6 pages (double spaced) of a current writi...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Ghostly Night

October 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
Ghosts, goblins & ghouls! Halloween fun and spooky activities for school kids. Costumes encouraged.  Generously sponsored by Larsen Dental.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

STEAM-A-Rama: Monstrous Creatures!

October 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Body:
For children K-5th grades. Explore a different STEAM theme each week. A great opportunity for adults to share with their child the fun of learning.  This week find out about Cryptids - animals that science has not yet proven to exist. Are the...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Halloween Party

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
Halloween stories, games, activities, and treats for children ages 3-5 and their adult. Siblings and costumes welcome! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Test Preparation Course

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Body:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning September 4th until October 23rd. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English language sk...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Halloween Party

October 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
Halloween stories, games, activities, and treats for children ages 3-5 and their adult. Siblings and costumes welcome! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Test Preparation Course

October 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Body:
This free 8 week course series meets every Thursday from 10 am until 11:30 am beginning September 5th until October 24th. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English language...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rules of the Road Class

October 24, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
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. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween Interactive Movie

October 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Body:
Students in grades 4 through 10 are invited to an interactive showing of The Nightmare Before Christmas at the Moline Public Library on Thursday, October 24 at 6:00 p.m. Follow the script to add an extra layer of fun to this holiday classic. Registra...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

October 28, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

October 28, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

PJ Party Storytime!

October 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Join us for a Monster of a Good Time! Come in your slippers and PJs with your stuffed animal, blanket, or snuggly for stories, songs, dancing, crafts, and other activities featuring fun monsters.   Great for the whole family! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Incredible Bats Show

October 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults, Families, Everyone
Program Type: Presentation, Special Event
Body:
Come and see live Egyptian Fruit Bats and African Straw-Colored Fruit Bats! Sharon and Dan have been promoting bat education through these presentations since 1996 with the goal of teaching and informing their audiences about the many benefit...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Body:
Haz tu sueno realidad!  Asiste al taller para iniciar un negocio en Illinois.   Bring your dream to life!  Attend a starting a business in Illinois workshop presented by the WIU Small Business Development Center. This session ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mary Shelley: Love & Frankenstein

October 29, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Literary, Performer
Body:
The world’s first Science Fiction novel, Frankenstein, was written by a 19-year-old named Mary Shelley.  The story of how she came to write such a novel reveals the painful struggle of a brilliant and rebellious mind. Born of two idealistic...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Information Desk
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Body:
Bring your dream to life!  Attend the Starting a Business in Illinois Workshop presented by the WIU Small Business Development center.     This session will be presented in English.  A Spanish language presentation will...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

STEAM-A-Rama

October 30, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Body:
For children K-5th grades. Explore a different STEAM theme each week. A great opportunity for adults to share with their child the fun of learning.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Test Preparation Course

October 30, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Body:
This free 8 week course series meets every Wednesday from 6pm until 7:30pm beginning September 4th until October 23rd. This course is open to anyone wanting to prepare for the United States citizenship test. You must have basic English language sk...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music, Performer
Body:
With songs and stories, Barry Cloyd, singer/songwriter,  portrays his grandfather, Chalmer M. Cloyd Sr. who enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1917 with music and stories..  He shipped out to France on the RMS Carpathia as a Mess Sergeant an...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

November 4, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime for Littles

November 4, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
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.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Presentation
Body:
People and communities have always sought to connect with other places for personal, cultural, economic, and political reasons. Over our state's 200 year history, private companies, state government, and national government have developed different f...