All Ages

The Bettendorf Public Library offer events that appeal to all ages, and we encourage family members to participate together!

Book a Trip Winter Reading Program

Book A Trip Winter Reading Programs will start for all ages on January 7!  Register at the Library or online.

Starting January 7, register and then keep track of what you read.  Once you've fulfilled the requirements for your reading program, come into the Library for your reading award! 

You can sign up at the Library, or online at If you signed up with Beanstack for last summer's reading program, use the same login for for quick and easy registration.


Creation Studio Drop-Ins

Creation Studio Drop-Ins feature STEAM-based projects (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) which can be completed in 15-20 minutes.  These programs do not require registration, and are usually appropriate for a wide range of ages.

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Discovery Fair

The Discovery Fair is a day long celebration of learning, held in August.  The Family Museum and the Library partner to bring a wide range of activities and classes to patrons of all ages.  The event is free, and it gives participants to try their hand at a variety of crafts and skills.