DMPL Cooling Centers

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library are serving as cooling centers today (June 18) during open hours. DART is providing free rides to all cooling centers.

Library closed on Juneteenth

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Wednesday, June 19 in commemoration of Juneteenth. We will reopen at the regular time on Thursday, June 20.

Chalk the Walk!

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts

Age Group:

All Ages
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Program Description

Event Details

Chalk the Walk at the East Side Library!  Sign up here for a special chalk kit and sidewalk square just for your family or group to fill up with color and celebrate the beginning of the Summer.  Stop in to pick up your kit for each group the week of June 7th and reserve your special spot on our sidewalk.  

Disclaimer(s)

Outdoor Program

This program is hosted outdoors.  

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