PJ Party Storytime

Join us for a new evening program series  – PJ Party Storytime – beginning June 24th.

Come dressed in your slippers and pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal, blanket, or snuggly for stories, songs, dancing, crafts, and other activities.

This month, the theme will be camping.  PJ Party Storytime will start June 24th at 6 pm in the children’s program room.  Bring the whole family!

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Rain or Shine Free Petting Zoo

Come meet the sweet animals of the Colbrese Farms Petting Zoo!  All ages welcome from 9am to 3pm Wednesday, June 19. As always, this program is free to the public. Thank you to our sponsor, Junior Board of Rock Island.

Creativity Lab – Sculptures

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This month in Creativity Lab, we will be making sculptures.  You can work on your Showstopping Sculpture Challenge entry, or create something just for fun!

We’ll explore different types of sculpture and make our own.  This will be an open lab with different materials and supplies for you to use.

Thursday, June 13th at 6 pm.  Grades K-6.  No registration required.

CANCELED DUE TO RAIN -Themed Parks – Kickoff to Summer Storytime

Because of the weather, this event has been rescheduled for August 14th.  We’ll see you then!



Again this summer, the Moline Parks Department and the Library will be working together, presenting stories and activities four different weeks at four different parks.

56328563_10157125490723781_4380183282558435328_oThe series will begin Wednesday, June 12th at Stephens Park Playground Shelter at 10:30 am.  We will share Summer-themed stories and activities geared towards pre-K through 2nd grade.  Siblings are welcome!






Showstopping Sculpture Challenge

The theme for our summer reading building challenge this year is Showstopping Sculptures!


You can make any type of sculpture out of any material (except food) and enter it in the contest.

You may enter into one of 4 divisions:  Family, Preschool & Kindergarten, Grades 1-3, and Grades 4-6.

Entries are due by Saturday, June 29th and will be on display for voting July 8th through July 19th.

You can come in to our June 13th Creativity Lab to work on your sculpture too!

Stop in to get a sculpture contest entry form from the Children’s Desk and call us at 309-524-2480 with any questions.