Join the members of the Writers' Workshop to hear Hannah's story of her personal experience living in the second residence next to the Berlin Wall. The 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall will be in November of this year. She will have copies of her book, Double Cover Up, for sale following her presentation.
Bring the entire family together early in the evening for stories, songs and occasional crafts. It's a great way for busy parents to relax and listen to stories with their children. You can even wear your jammies!
Join us weekly for rhymes, songs, bouncing, stories and a little playtime. Ages 0-18 months.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and occasional crafts! Ages 3-5.
Come join Miss Mary for stories, songs, dance, and play!
Thanks to generous support from DuPont Pioneer Hi-Bred as well as Drake University, the Greater Des Moines Partnership and the Des Moines Public Library, the Iowa International Center is proud to present this series of monthly forums. For more information about the series, visit: www.iowainternationalcenter.org or call 282-8269, ext. 15.
English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. This program is open to all levels of English speakers and activities will be provided to prompt and encourage conversation. For additional information please contact Ashley Molzen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come to a new club for all things manga! Talk about the action, draw your favorite characters, and watch your favorite episodes.
Teens can come and volunteer their time to help out with various library projects. Please stop by the library for an application form and have it signed by a parent or guardian prior to your first meeting.
Join author Mary Kay Shanley in a discussion of her book "Our State Fair - Iowa's Blue Ribbon Story" that chronicles 150 years of Iowans who have made up that unique August experience. Then share some of your own fair stories. Everybody, after all, has a great State Fair story to tell.
Toddlers and their caregivers enjoy stories, rhymes, finger plays, and songs together. Ages 18 months to 3 years.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and more!
Babies from newborns to 18 months and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, nursery rhymes, bouncing activities, and songs. Parents will learn to interact with their babies through play activities and interact with other parents.
Come share stories, songs, and fingerplays followed by a craft in the children's area. Ages 18 months-3 years.