Wear your pink and bring your creative thinking caps as we reach for the stars in this interactive program based on the books by Victoria Kann. Registration preferred but not required. Meeting room. Ages 3-8
Franklin Avenue Library
Join us in the meeting room to design and plant your own magical miniature garden in a container, and learn about nature in the process. Registration is required. Ages 3-10.
Show off your toes this summer with DIY flip flops! Bring your own flip flops or use a pair of ours to decorate and embellish. This program is for ages twelve to eighteen.
Are you looking for a place to trade your Pokémon cards? Come to this monthly program and bring any cards you want to trade. This event is open to children ages seven to eighteen.
The Art in the Library summer programs are focusing on a different artist each month. In August, we will learn about and practice Georges Seurat's pointillism technique. This program is for children ages six to twelve and requires preregistration. Younger siblings may attend if accompanied by an adult.
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 14 years. No previous theater or improv experience necessary. Preregistration is required.
Name that artist or band! Join us for Music Bingo where you'll listen to various music genres and win prizes! This program is for ages twelve to eighteen.
Are you up to the challenge? Build a free-standing structure using only tooth picks and marshmallows. Taste testing allowed! This program is for ages twelve to eighteen.
Drop in between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. to complete a magic color scratch art craft in the Children's Area.
Art supplies will be available in the Children's Area. Bring your imagination and creativity and make something amazing!