Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.
Teens! Come pamper yourself and learn the science behind bath bombs and sugar scrubs with the Teen Maker Lab at South! Teens will learn how to follow two recipes to create their own sugar scrubs and to make bath bombs to take home. For Teens ages 12-18. Groups of six or more should call Janee at 283-4152 to make arrangements.
Iowa's premier improv comedy troupe Comedy XPeriment will be presenting several improvisation games and exercises at this workshop for teens. CXP has been performing improv comedy in Des Moines for over 15 years. Registration is required.
Discover what it’s like to be an astronaut in this hands-on workshop presented by the Grout Museum! Participants will try their hand in multiple activities designed to sharpen critical thinking skills and encourage teamwork. Use a robotic arm to move objects like a rover, launch a rocket, build a space lander and more! Registration required.
We will make edible paint to decorate marshmallows that we can also eat! It will be a crafty and yummy hour.
Come to our monthly Pokémon Club! Bring your Pokémon playing cards and Nintendo DS to battle other Pokémon fans.
Join our Henna Workshop led by Sarah Norman of Alternative Artistry to learn the various uses, history, and application of henna dye. This program is for ages twelve to eighteen. Registration required. Limit of 20 participants.
Join us at the East Side Library for a casual discussion and safe space to discuss books written by, for, and about LGBTQ+ people. Ages 13 and above. Snacks and copies of book provided. Pick up your copy of the book in advance beginning May 13 at the East Side Library.
Love Raina Telgemeier, superheroes, manga, graphic novels, and cartoons? Ready to let your artist flag fly? Then come to Comics Creators! We'll provide the paper and pens, you provide the creativity! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old. For grades 4-12
You have been recruited to work for a secret government branch known as MIB, or Men in Black. While investigating a series of unauthorized alien activity, you discover a plot to destroy the world as we know it. It is your mission to bring the culprits to justice and, you know, save the world. Registration required.