Teen Library Council Meeting

Friday, December 7th | 4 – 6 pm

Food! Friends! Giveaways!

Anyone can be a TLC member!  Join us for the meeting to receive your member card (which offers free DVD rentals at EMPL), enjoy light snacks and fun, and help the teen librarians plan future programs! TLC meetings can count toward volunteer or extra credit hours.

Grades 6-12

2018-2019 Dining Guides

East Moline Library proudly offers 2018-2019 Dining Guides! Trusted for over 25 years, the Dining Guides offer coupons to over 150 high quality Quad Cities area restaurants.

Each coupon book includes over 300 Buy One, Get One Free coupons to area restaurants!

Buy yours today for $35 each from the East Moline Library!

Cookbook Club

Monday, December 10th | 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Join our monthly cookbook club for food and fun! This month’s theme: Christmas Candies!

No dish required – we’ll make the candies together! All supplies provided!

Meets every third Monday of the month.

Ages 18 and Up

Teen Holiday Fright Night

Friday, Dec 14th | 5-8 pm

Our popular AFTER-HOURS program with a holiday twist! Enjoy the festive season with a horror movie! Snacks provided. Must have signed parent permission slip to attend! 

Please arrive a little before 5 pm, as we close the library and lock the doors at this time. 

Grades 6-12

WiFi Hotspots Available!

We are excited to announce that East Moline Public Library now offers four free WiFi Hotspots to East Moline Library cardholders! Hotspots check out for one week, and are checked out on a first come, first serve basis. Individuals 18 years or under must be accompanied by an adult to check out.

Please consider the rules of use:

  • One hotspot can be checked out per individual / household at a time.
  • No reservations or renewals
  • Patrons must wait 48 hours after returning a hotspot before checking out another hotspot
  • The hotspots must be returned to the East Moline Library, and cannot be returned in the book drop
    • There is a $5 fee for returning the hotspot to another library or in the book drop
  • There is a $155 fee for damage or replacement of the device, as well as a $25 fee for damage or replace of the battery or cord
  • Your service will be disconnected if the hotspot isn’t returned within 5 days of the due date, and you will not be able to check out a hotspot again for 30 days.


 East Moline Library is now offering eAudiobooks through RBdigital – your one-stop app for our digital content!  Using your East Moline Library card, you can download audiobooks for listening on the go – for free!


 We’re pleased to offer eMagazines through the RBDigital app!  This service is free to East Moline Library cardholders!

RBDigital offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. These eMagazines include popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits!