Groups of up to 5 have 30 minutes to find clues and solve puzzles to escape. Space limited. 6:00-6:30 or 6:45-7:15 PM time slots are available. Pre-registration is required. Please call 515-283-4152 or e-mail email@example.com. Online registration is not available for this program. THIS EVENT IS FULL.
Celebrate National Poetry Month! Come to the Franklin Avenue Library for an open mic night. Patrons are invited to share their self-penned poems and spoken word pieces in front of a warm and receptive audience. Poetry of all styles and genres is welcome, and poems should be no longer than three minutes.
*Must be a Des Moines resident for your DMPL library card to work with Libby.
*Please preregister at the Info Desk, online at dmpl.org, or by calling 283-4152, ext. 3.
Des Moines native Tom Tudor served as sentinel and relief commander at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in 1969 and 1970. That tomb, located at Arlington National Cemetery, has been guarded by the U.S. Third Infantry Regiment for almost 70 years. Tudor has spent more than 30 years discussing the traditions and responsibilities of those who guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Come see his comprehensive presentation and learn about this fascinating part of American history.