Upcoming Events

Age
Program Type

Citizenship Test Preparation

August 22, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
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...
Registration
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...

Friends of the MPL Foundation Overflow Booksale

August 25, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
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...

Storytime for Littles

August 27, 2018
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

August 27, 2018
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

August 27, 2018
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...

Coffee with a Cop

August 28, 2018
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...

IDES Job Fair

August 29, 2018
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...

Citizenship Test Preparation

August 29, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
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...

Book 'em Mystery Book Club

August 30, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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 ...

Artability Music Sessions

September 4, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Class, Music
Registration Required
Description:
This drop in music class series  will meet once a week and topics rotate throughout the series, including music listening with each participant bringing their favorite song to share with the group for discussion, active music making with instrum...

Pageturners

September 4, 2018
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...

Citizenship Test Preparation

September 5, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
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...

Preschool Story Time

September 6, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Ages 3-5. Stories and activities for children ages 3-5 with their parents. Siblings welcome! ...

Artability Art Series

September 6, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Description:
Artability visual art creation four part series that will be offered  over four Thursdays in September led by Art Therapist and Instructor, Sarah Robb and will offer participants opportunities to: 1.  Paint individual tiles which wi...

Teen Advisory Group

September 6, 2018
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Platinum Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Meeting
Description:
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...

Hot 'n Cole: the Music of Cole Porter

September 7, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Music, Performer
Description:
Matt and Cynthia Gruel of Batavia, IL will perform “Hot ‘n’ Cole: The Music of Cole Porter” in concert    Featuring music from one of America's most beloved jazz theatre composers, audiences will become fans of Porter's timeless classics...
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Literary, Presentation
Description:
Don't miss a conversation with these two IL Reads 2018 authors! Married couple Kathleen, author of Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk, and Martin, author of The Mirror Thief, will grace us with their wit, intellect, and prose. These books are highly recomm...

Storytime for Littles

September 10, 2018
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

September 10, 2018
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.  ...

Sarah McQuaid Concert

September 10, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Music
Description:
Sarah McQuaid in concert as part of her U.S. tour See http://www.sarahmcquaid.com/ ...

Artability Music Sessions

September 11, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Class, Music
Description:
This drop in music class series  will meet once a week and topics rotate throughout the series, including music listening with each participant bringing their favorite song to share with the group for discussion, active music making with instrum...

Exploratorium Kick - Off

September 12, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids
Program Type: STEAM
Description:
I am not a robot - are you? The Putnam Museum is kicking off our Exploratorium season exploring robots! This drop in program allows children in K-5th grades to drop in with their adults and share the fun of learning together. ...

Tween/Teen Gaming

September 12, 2018
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Description:
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...