Franklin Avenue Library welcomes William E. Whittaker, Interim Research Director, Office of the State Archaeologist to speak on the excavation of the Palace site, an exceptionally well-preserved 7,000-year-old site in Des Moines.
Enjoy technology including LittleBits, Kithub, Lego Mindstorms, tablets and more.
Head back to school in style with cool crafts to spruce up your locker.
Upcycle old books to make beads from pages and turn them into bracelets.
Experiment with all sorts of refreshing fruits to make a delicious smoothie perfect for a summer day.
Enjoy the rest of summer in a cool new pair of flip flops that you can decorate yourself!
Bring your friends along to play Wii games, internet games, and board games while enjoying a snack. Come join in the fun!
Decorate a picture frame or charm box with seashells and sand. Preregister.
Create a fun, tie-dyed t-shirt with Sharpies! Preregister.
Punch holes in a tin can to make a fun lantern! Preregister to save your spot.