1. Coffee and Conversation image Rock Island Public Library

    Library Hosts Community Conversations for Strategic Plan

    The Rock Island Library will host two "Coffee & Community Conversations" aimed at gaining public input into how it can meet four primary objectives in its Strategic Plan for 2019-22. Read on...
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    Get Ready for Kindergarten at Rock Island Library

    The first day of school in Rock Island and Milan is August 2, and the Rock Island Public Library wants to help you make sure your child is ready for Kindergarten. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - July 9, 2018

    Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube. Read on...
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    Labor Day Parade

    The City of Rock Island Annual Labor Day Parade Information Read on...
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    Celebrate History with Three Events at Rock Island Library

    Explore national, family and state history this July with three events offered as part of "Libraries Rock" summer programming for adults at Rock Island Public Library. Read on...
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    2018 Tell On Your Neighbor Awards

    Each year, residents of Rock Island are encouraged to “Tell On Your Neighbor” by nominating the yards in their neighborhood that they find to be the most appealing or the most improved. Nominations can be made through August 9th, 2018. Read on...
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    Figge Docent Tours Available Through Rock Island Library

    Thanks to Rock Island Public Library Foundation sponsorship of the Figge Art Museum's special summer exhibit, "Maurice Sendak: Where The Wild Things Are" Rock Island Public Library patrons can sign up for special docent tours of the exhibit. Read on...
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    Swing for Kids Golf Event

    Preferred ball, two people per team, each plays with one iron and one putter... Read on...
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    I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

    In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically. Read on...
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