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Backyard Birds with Joel

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Program Type:

Educational, Storytimes

Age Group:

Registration for this event is no longer open.

Program Description

Event Details

Join Joel Van Roekel from Des Moines Parks & Recreation at the library to discover some of the birds that live in our area! We will read a story, use binoculars to spot some wild birds, and make a soda bottle birdfeeder that you can take home and put up in your own yard!

Registration is required and space is limited. 


Children’s Program

Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.

Inclement Weather

This program is hosted outdoors. In case of inclement weather please check back here for updates. 

Outdoor Program

This program is hosted outdoors.  Attendees must obey all signage and follow current mask mandates and social distancing guidelines from the city of Des Moines.

In case of inclement weather please check back here for updates.