Percy, our therapy dog, sits in Rosie's Forest and listens to kids read. Won't you join us?
Forest Avenue Library
April 12-18 is National Library Week, come and see what the library is all about! Learn about the hottest books you can check out, and hear about other great resources the library can offer.
Celebrate Earth Day by making your own bird feeder. Take it home and see what types of birds come to visit!
Learn how to make scrumptious fruit smoothies, and then compete to see who can come up with the tastiest combination!
Come to a cool club for all things manga! Talk about the action, draw your favorite characters, and watch your favorite episodes.
Looking for something to do over spring break? Come see what the library is all about! Escape to an exotic location, or have an adventure, all through a great book.
Looking for something to do over spring break? Make a difference! Come to the library and help with a number of volunteer projects.
Looking for something to do over spring break? Come to the library for a day of treating yourself! Try yoga, or reiki while sipping healthy juice and enjoying the calm and relaxation you deserve!
Clifford the Big Red Dog is coming to the Des Moines Public Library with his friend, Dan Wardell, from IPTV! Dan will read stories about Clifford's adventures. Afterwards, children can meet Clifford and take their picture with him. Check each branch for different times.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and more!