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.
Come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in English and Spanish. Venga y disfrute cuentos, rimas, canciones, y manualidades en inglés y español.
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!
Today we will have special guest Joel Van Roekel from Des Moines Parks and Recreation to talk to us about Monarchs in Iowa and show us how to tag butterflies.
Children ages three to five can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.
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 rhymes, bounces, a story, and a short playtime. For caregivers and babies from newborns up to eighteen months.
Join us at Forest Avenue 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!
Join us for a very special storytime with a Firefighter from the Des Moines Fire Department. Hear stories and learn more about fire safety!