Join us at North Side to design a maze for marbles with straws and paper plates!
Join us at North Side to create your own greeting cards to share with other using watercolors!
Join us at North Side Library for a very special storytime with a Firefighter from the Des Moines Fire Department. We'll share some stories about fire safety, learn about firefighter equipment, and then explore a fire truck up close!
Bring the family at night for stories, songs, and occasional crafts that prepares your children for school! You can even wear your jammies! All ages.
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!
The whole family can come to the library for stories, rhymes and songs. Children's Area
Read a story, explore and create with art and STEM activities! Bring your imagination and join us in the children's area. Ages three to eight.
Join us for a very special storytime with a Firefighter from the Des Moines Fire Department. Hear stories and learn more about fire safety!
“Mother Goose on the Loose”, is a 30-minute nursery rhyme program for newborns to three-year-olds. The class helps to strengthen babies' and toddler's foundation for literacy with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story, and movement.
Stop by the children's area at Central Library to explore, create, and play! This is an unstaffed program where activities are self-led. Parent/Guardian must be present with child, and supplies are limited.