DMPL closed Monday, May 27

Plan ahead: All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day Holiday. 

COMING SOON: Summer Reading Challenge

The 2024 Summer Reading Challenge starts Monday, June 3! Find more information on the program HERE, and learn all about our special Summer Reading Kickoff Party on June 2 HERE!

Crafty Readers: Reading and Weaving-Lectores Artísticos: Leyendo y Tejiendo

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts, Storytimes

Age Group:

All Ages
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Program Description

Event Details

Join us for a bilingual story and get crafty with yarn and paper weaving crafts.  Meet a special guest weaver from the Des Moines Art Center.  

Acompañenos en la biblioteca para disfrutar de un cuento bilingüe y hacer unas manualidades de tejer con hilo y papel.  Conoce a una tejedora especial del Des Moines Art Center.  


Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Indoor Program (2021)

This program is hosted indoors.  Please observe social distancing and follow local COVID-19 safety mandates. Hand sanitizer will be provided and staff will do their best to ensure any shared materials are disinfected between use. This program is subject to COVID-19 safety protocol updates, including room capacity limits. Please check our website for updates.