The Election of 2016

Sep 20
Tuesday 6:00 pm
What in the world is happening in American politics this year? Dennis Goldford, Professor of Political Science at Drake University and KCCI-TV political analyst, will discuss the dynamics that are shaping the race for the presidency and the battle for control of Congress.Preregistration is encouraged, but not required. Call 515-283-4152 press 3, or online at:

Author Visit: Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Sep 13
Tuesday 6:30 pm
Award-winning New York Times bestselling author Susan Elizabeth Phillips will discuss her new book First Star I See Tonight: A Novel, the eighth book in her popular Chicago Stars series, but first in the series in ten years. First Star I See Tonight pairs a no-nonsense former football hero and a feisty female detective who go head-to-head in a funny, fresh, and seductive story from the author known for her unforgettable characters, heartfelt emotion, and laugh-out-loud humor.

Cancelled - Savory Afternoons with the Des Moines Social Club

Aug 24
Wednesday 11:30 am
Enjoy a good read and tasty eats over the lunch hour. The Des Moines Social Club will be serving up a soup and a beverage for a suggested donation of $5 in the Café Gallery at the Central Library. Magazines and books will be available for browsing or checkout. Food ingredients are donated by Mercy Medical Center Food & Nutrition Services.


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