Around Town

Check out these events around town…

June 21 – Outdoor Game Day @ East Moline Public Library

June 21 – Pinterest by Design for Teens @ River Valley District Library

June 21 – Teen Gaming @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

June 22 – Dissection Day @ Rock Island Public Library

June 22 – Edible Architecture @ East Moline Public Library

June 22 – Teen Disney Movie Night @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

June 22 – Tabletop RPG @ Bettendorf Public Library

June 22 – Cooking Class @ Silvis Public Library

June 23 – Video Game Night @ River Valley District Library

June 23 – Showtime at Silvis: Lego Batman @ Silvis Public Library

June 24 – Teen Dungeon Master Training @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

June 24 – Movie Matinee: Before I Fall @ East Moline Public Library

June 26 – Chad Pregracke’s River Clean- Up Projects @ Silvis Public Library

June 26 – Gamers Club @ Robert R. Jones Public Library

June 27 – Jolly Rancher Readers @ Silvis Public Library

June 27 – Teen Magic Battles @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

June 27 – Tabletop RPG @ Bettendorf Public Library



Would you like your teen-friendly events listed here? Let me know in the comments.

Book Art Workshops

Moline Public Library and Quad City Arts are teaming up to produce original artwork for the library. Students ages13-18 are invited to participate in a free series of book-sculpture workshops utilizing old books beyond repair to create new works of art. Workshops will be 1-4 p.m. on Saturdays, Jan. 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2011 at the Moline Public Library. Registration is required and due by Jan. 3. To register, contact Jessi Black at or call (309) 793-1213 x103.


Bertagna, Julie

Hautman, Pete

The Maze
Hobbs, Will

The Tomorrow Code
Falkner, Brian

The Devil’s Breath
Gilman, David

Write Naked
Gould, Peter L.

Something Rotten: A Horatio Wilkes Mystery
Gratz, Alan

Hiaasen, Carl

The Secret Under My Skin
McNaughton, Janet Elizabeth

They Came from Below
Nelson, Blake

The Final Warning: A Maximum Ride Novel
Patterson, James


Generation Green: The Ultimate Teen Guide to Living an Eco-friendly Life
Sivertsen, Linda
Y 333.72 SIV

America’s Environmental Report Card: Are We Making the Grade?
Blatt, Harvey
Y 363.7 Bla

Endangered Earth
Scientific American, Inc.
Y 363.7 END

Weird Weather: Everything You Didn’t Want to Know about Climate Change but Probably Should Find Out
Evans, Kate
Y Graphic 363.738 EVA

An Inconvenient Truth: The Crisis of Global Warming
Gore, Albert
Y 363.7387 GOR

Anderson, Tom
Y 640 MYS