Join UI professor and professional symphony musician Jeffrey Agrell as he takes you on a guided tour of what drives resistance to new ideas and establishes ways we can celebrate and embrace our natural creativity.
Stay warm during the winter by indulging in tasty soups and great reads 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.
Find out how we got the Iowa Prairies, what happened to them, and how we can get them back. Natasha Bures, Monarch Conservation Intern, will share what role the native plants have in our lives. Receive free prairie seeds packet for attending. Space is limited please preregister.
See a sneak preview of the Des Moines Community Playhouse production of Sarah, Plain and Tall. Based on Patricia MacLachlan's Newbery Award winning book, this is the story of a family's ups and downs in early 1900s Kansas. Come and enjoy the performance and register to win free tickets to the play!