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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Iowa Animals and Tracks with Polk County Conservation

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Program Type:

Educational, Play & Learn

Age Group:

Children, Teens
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Program Description

Event Details

Discover what mammals call Iowa home and learn more about them from pelts and footprints and maybe a bone or two. This is a hands on program about nature and wildlife here in Iowa where you will learn to recognize the animals near you when you see them or if you only see the tracks they leave behind.

 

Disclaimer(s)

Children’s Program

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

Inclement Weather

This program is hosted outdoors. In case of inclement weather please check back here for updates.