Upcoming Events

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Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Body:
Any voter may cast a ballot and needs no excuse, reason, or ID, at any of these four Early Voting Site Locations. Use them for convenience if they're close to your home, work, or school! Persons voting early do not get to cancel their ballo...
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 22 - 27 in the Library lobby.  Daily hours will be M-F 10 - 5 and S 10 - 2.  Evening hours may be offered pending volunteer availability. O...

Storytime for Littles

October 22, 2018
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.  ...

Storytime for Littles

October 22, 2018
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.  ...

Ghostly Night

October 23, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Body:
Ghosts, goblins & ghouls! Halloween fun and spooky activities for school kids. Costumes encouraged.  Sponsored by Larsen Family Dentistry. ...

Book Discussion in Conjunction with Figge Exhibit

October 23, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Literary, Special Event
Registration Required
Body:
Join us for a discussion of I Always Loved You by Robin Oliveira in conjunction with Figge Art Museum's French Moderns: Monet to Matisse, 1850-1950.  Chris Reno, St. Ambrose University Curator and Director of the Catich Gallery will fa...

Victorian Ladies' Clothing

October 24, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: History, Presentation
Body:
Gretchen Small, Program Director for the Butterworth Center/Deere Wiman-House, will present her program on Victorian Ladies' Clothing, looking back  at the wonderful era of women's clothing from the 1860s to 1910.  ...

Exploratorium

October 24, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Body:
Drop in and explore a different STEAM theme each week. A great opportunity for adults to share with their child the fun of learning. For children K-5th grades. ...

Tween/Teen Gaming

October 24, 2018
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Body:
Students in grades 6 through 12 can enjoy a variety of video games, board games, and computer games at the Moline Public Library on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month from 2:30 to 4:00. Drop in anytime. No registration required. For more in...

Knit/Crochet Circle

October 24, 2018
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Body:
Help us knit/crochet blanket squares over the winter months. Blanket squares will be used to make complete blankets which will be donated to our Project Linus chapter. Program is open to teens and adults of all levels of experience. No r...

Preschool Halloween Party

October 24, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program 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! ...

Preschool Halloween Party

October 25, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program 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! ...

Book 'em Mystery Book Club

October 25, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Body:
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 ...

Original Norman Rockwell Painting on Display

October 27, 2018
9:00am - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 1st Floor Art Area
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Exhibit, Special Event
Body:
An original oil painting by Norman Rockwell is scheduled to be on display for a limited time at the Moline Public Library. “Makes Good Sense to Me” will be available for viewing free of charge during normal library business hours (9:00 am – 5:30 pm) ...

Storytime for Littles

October 29, 2018
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.  ...

Storytime for Littles

October 29, 2018
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.  ...

Write Now! Writers Group

October 29, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Literary, Meeting
Body:
Are you a writer (or would like to be) who’s looking for inspiration, motivation, and constructive feedback? Moline Library’s Write Now! is the place for you. Join us on Monday, October 29 for an informational meeting. We will discuss plans for NaNoW...

Preschool Story Time

October 29, 2018
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
For children ages 5 and younger with their adult. Stories and activities for children ages 3-5 with their parents. Siblings welcome! ...

Exploratorium

October 31, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Body:
Drop in and explore a different STEAM theme each week. A great opportunity for adults to share with their child the fun of learning. For children K-5th grades. ...

Knit/Crochet Circle

October 31, 2018
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Body:
Help us knit/crochet blanket squares over the winter months. Blanket squares will be used to make complete blankets which will be donated to our Project Linus chapter. Program is open to teens and adults of all levels of experience. No r...

Preschool Storytime

November 1, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
For children ages 3-5 years of age with their adult. Siblings welcome! Stories, rhymes, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills. ...

Teen Advisory Group

November 1, 2018
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Platinum Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meeting
Body:
Tweens and teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to join the Moline Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group. Make new friends, give advice about programs and materials for teens, and earn service credits. Meetings are on the first Thursday of the mon...

NaNoWriMo Write In

November 1, 2018
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Literary, Meeting
Body:
Teen and Adult writers working on NaNoWriMo can come to the Moline Public Library on Monday and Thursday evenings in November for a quiet place to work and catch up with fellow writers. The 2nd floor program room will be open from 5:00 to 7:30. No re...
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: History, Presentation, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Body:
Join Christina Kastell, Curator of Historty and Anthropology, Putnam Museum for a docent tour of the Putnam's new Literary Heroines exhibit. The exhibit tour will examine strong female characters in fiction and showcase clothing, accessories and o...

Original Norman Rockwell Painting on Display

November 3, 2018
9:00am - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 1st Floor Art Area
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Exhibit, Special Event
Body:
An original oil painting by Norman Rockwell is scheduled to be on display for a limited time at the Moline Public Library. “Makes Good Sense to Me” will be available for viewing free of charge during normal library business hours (9:00 am – 5:30 pm) ...

Storytime for Littles

November 5, 2018
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.  ...