All Rock Island Public Libraries are open normal operating hours on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

Hours for the Rock Island Downtown Library, 401 19th Street; 30/31 Library, 3059 30th Street; and Southwest Library, 9010 Ridgewood Road, are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday.

For more information about Rock Island Library services, events, and more, visit, call 309-732-READ or follow the library’s social media sites.

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