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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.

Crafty Readers: Spring Flower Watercolors for Kids

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Arts & Crafts, Storytimes

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Program Description

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Kids, roll up your sleeves and try out liquid watercolor paints! Youth Librarian Nichole will share picture books with watercolor examples then demonstrate the process of using crayons and watercolors to create a beautiful spring flower painting. Come paint with us!

Children should wear clothing that may get stained. Drop-ins welcome. Ages 5-12.


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.

Children’s Program

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