Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in English and Spanish.
Stop by for our monthly Saturday STEM program. This month we will experiment with ice globes, salt, and what happens when you add different colors. Join us for science and fun!
Explore your artsy side with a craft activity on Saturday afternoons from 12:00-4:00.
Meet Chef Vee as she shares her culinary experience with the audience. A special event featuring locally harvested Barramundi fish, juicy farm fresh tomatoes, and creamy Iowa sweet corn. Come join us on this delectable culinary journey around the world right here in Iowa. Preregister at www.dmpl.org or call 515-283-4152 press 3. Space is limited.
Stop by Central Library every Sunday September-May to make a craft or do another fun activity. This is an unsupervised drop-in program located in the Children's area of the library. Parent/Guardian must accompany child. Program will be held during open hours or until supplies run out.
Children ages 3-5 can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.
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! For grades 4-12.
Make your own simple fidget spinner using recycled materials from home! For ages 8-12. Register online or in person at any DMPL location.
Hey teens! Do you love talking with your friends about the books you read? Do you want the inside scoop on new books at the library, including a chance to see books that aren’t on the shelves yet? Check out BYO Book! Each month we will meet to talk about what we’re reading and what’s new at the library. Get your to-read list ready! This program is open to teens in grades six through twelve.
Free after-school program for 6-12th grade girls to use computer science to impact their community and join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. Preregistration required. Contact Jennifer Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 515-248-6260.
Bring the entire family at night for stories, songs, and occasional crafts that prepares your children for school! You can even wear your jammies! All ages.
Learn about the FAA's UAS regulations and how to build and fly a drone!
Join us for rhymes, bounces, stories, and a short playtime. For caregivers and babies ages 0 - 18 months.
Here is an opportunity for you to explore early literacy tips and books and play with others. This is an unsupervised, drop-in playtime where parents and caregivers are encouraged to interact with their children. Many items will be available for free exploration and play.