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!

Día del Niño Celebration! /¡Celebración del Día del Niño!

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Program Type:

Educational, Performances

Age Group:

All Ages
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Program Description

Event Details

Día is an international celebration of the joy found in early childhood and reading. This year, the Des Moines Public Library and its community partners are celebrating together!

Join us at Union Park for FREE activities for the whole family: books, fresh produce, piñatas, carousel rides and so much MORE!

Event Details

Saturday, April 27th


Union Park

2009 Saylor Road, Des Moines, 50316


Día es una celebración internacional de la alegría que uno siente durante su niñez y primeras etapas de lectura. ¡Este año, Des Moines Public Library (la biblioteca) y sus socios comunitarios están celebrando juntos!

¡Acompáñennos en Union Park para actividades y recursos comunitarios GRATIS para toda la familia:

Libros, frutas y vegetales, piñatas, y paseos en carrusel!


Detalles del evento

sábado, 27 de abril

Union Park

2009 Saylor Road, Des Moines, IA 50316


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.

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.  

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