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. 

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Egyptology

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts

Age Group:

Children
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Allowed Ages: 6 to 12

Program Description

Event Details

Celebrate ancient Egypt by spelling your name in hieroglyphs, building an edible sugar cube pyramid and more. We will begin with a visual retelling of The Mummy's Curse by Jeremy Westphal. Was King Tutankhamun's tomb cursed? Join us to find out. 

 

This program is intended for ages 6-12. Adult supervision is required. 

Eggs will used at this program. 

Registration is required per child. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

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.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.