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This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
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Put on your PJ’s and join us in the Children's program room for PJ Party that is right out of your dreams with songs, stories, and fun!  Geared toward children age 3 and up with their families.  Our theme this month is Camping! No regist...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Parking Lot
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Presentation, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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Andy Parer and Charley Brown of the City of Moline will explain how to filter water using everyday items, as well as how water filtration works on a big scale. This program is open to students in grades 6-12 (next school year).  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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Bring the magic of nature to your garden by making your own fairy house! Build a new home for your fairy friends at this wonderful program, made with items found right outside. This program is intended for younger children, and adults are required to...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Incredible Bats!

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Presentation
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Come and see live Egyptian Fruit Bats and African Straw-Colored Fruit Bats! Sharon and Dan Peterson have been promoting bat education through these presentations since 1996 with the goal of teaching and informing their audiences about the man...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Little Miss Ann Concert

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Music
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Get your dancing shoes ready for this interactive concert that is sure to get you up on your feet! Ann Torralba, a.k.a. Little Miss Ann, is an award-winning Chicago kids musician with 5 family music albums. She a former Chicago Public School teach...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class
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Individuals preparing for the U.S. Citizenship exam are invited to register for the Self-Paced Citizenship Test Preparation Course from the Moline Public Library. This free program is available to anyone in the Quad Cities area.  This course ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Butterfly Extravaganza

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Performer, STEAM
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Explore tents of live butterflies! Presented by Absolute Science. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pageturners

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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Pageturners is meeting in person again! We will be meeting in the Gold Room. Joining us virtually is also an option. Books are provided on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please call the Information Desk to reserve a copy,...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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Stop in the Children's Department to vote for your favorite Summer Reading Art Contest Dioramas! Dioramas will be on display for voting in the Children's Department July 6th - 16th.   Winners of each division will be chosen by popular...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Patio Outside of Café
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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Take a walk off the beaten path and help clean up our city! Join a group as we pick up trash in neighboring areas to the library. Bags, gloves, and grabbers are provided by our friends at Public Works.  We will meet on the patio outside of th...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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Allyson Ackley of Genesis Medical Center will teach basic first aid and CPR to tweens & teens in grades 6-12 (next fall). This is a non-certification class. Registration is required and space is limited.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
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This stoytime is packed with stories, songs, rhymes and FUN to start your week off right.  Each week is at a different park. No program on Monday, July 4. For children birth to 5 years old with an adult.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Special Event
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WQPT's Molly of Denali will be coming to the library!  Molly is from Alaska and will be helping us present her culture to children PreK - 8 years of age and their adults. There will be stories, crafts, lots of activities and a chance to learn...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Families, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Music, Special Event, Storytime
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Join us at Riverside Park East Pavilion for fun early literacy activities, stories, games, crafts, snacks, drawing and more!  Every child receives a free book and activity kit. Plus information will be available on the free services offered...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families, Everyone
Program Type: Exhibit, Performer, Special Event
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You’ve never seen a show like this before – guaranteed. Kids will laugh, gasp and cheer at Laura’s unique high-energy show! As seen on America’s Got Talent, Laura opens the show inside her human-sized hamster ball and keeps it all rolling with amazin...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Library Board Meeting

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Meeting
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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 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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Join us for Creativity Lab this month in the Children's Program Room, where Kelsey from the Figge will be showing us how to make a fun art project! All supplies provided. Grades K-5.  Registration is required and spots are limited. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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Need something to do with your hands? Come help make fidget quilts that we will donate to area assisted living communities to help soothe fidgeting minds and stimulate senses.  Each 5x5 inch square of the quilt has its own fidget whether it b...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
This stoytime is packed with stories, songs, rhymes and FUN to start your week off right.  Each week is at a different park. No program on Monday, July 4. For children birth to 5 years old with an adult.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
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Join us at the Esperanza Center for a monthly evening storytime where we will read stories, sing songs, play and have lots of fun!  Bring the whole family!  No registration required. The program will be the third Monday of every month at 6:...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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Make a solar oven out of a cardboard pizza box and make s'mores! Open to students in grades 6-12 (grade in the fall). ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: 2nd Floor Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
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Book 'Em is meeting in person again! We will be meeting in the Gold Room. Joining us virtually is also an option. Books are provided on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please call the Information Desk to reserve a copy, st...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Night Owls

7:30pm - 11:30pm
Library Branch: Moline Public Library
Room: Gold/Silver/Bronze Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Presentation, STEAM
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Join us for a presentation from the Popular Astronomy Club in the meeting rooms from 7:30 to 8 PM, and then move outside from 8 to 11:30 PM for games, activities, and night sky viewing. Rain date is August 2nd in the event of inclement weather. ...