Have you ever wanted to research your ancestry? Not sure where to start or what to look for? The Davenport Public Library has come to the rescue!

On Sunday, April 30 the Main Library (321 Main Street Davenport) Special Collections will be open for special hours for their Genealogy Night! From 3-8pm patrons can come and research, meet other genealogists, get tips and tricks, and eat dinner!

The cost for dinner is $10 and includes BBQ pulled pork, veggies, chips and assorted desserts. Registration is not required, but encouraged for food planning. You can register by calling (563) 326-7902.

Come check out Genealogy Night and start uncovering all of those hidden family secrets!


Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.