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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Update Rock Island - January 23, 2023

The Rock Island Public Library has gone Fine Free in 2023

Late fines for Rock Island Public Library cardholders will become a thing of the past beginning with items checked out this year. Items still need to be returned and anything checked out in 2022 may still accrue late fees. The fine free policy does not include replacement costs or damaged items. 

 

Visit the Downtown library branch, the Southwest Library branch or the soon-to-open Watts-Midtown branch for all your library needs and programs. 

 

Attention all Fifth Ward residents

Alderman Dylan Parker is holding a Ward meeting at the Hauberg Estate, 1300 24th Street, on Monday, January 30th at 5:30 p.m. Free pizza will be served as Alderman Parker and City staff present updates on city business and opportunities. Members of the public are encouraged to ask questions and discuss matters. 

 

Drink wine while contributing to a good cause

Join the Rock Island Parks & Recreation Foundation for their upcoming wine tasting dinner and fundraiser on Thursday, February 2nd With generous sponsorship by Dimitri Wine & Spirits, enjoy a fantastic dinner at the QC Coffee and Pancake House in Rock Island. Food will be paired with a themed wine. 

 

Register by Tuesday, January 31 by calling 309-788-9589. All proceeds benefit Rock Island parks for the betterment of our community.



 

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