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!

NEA Big Reads Student Art Exhibit

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts, Exhibits

Age Group:

All Ages
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Program Description

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Join us at Des Moines Public Library for a student art exhibit inspired by the NEA Big Read pick Fahrenheit 451. Explore artistic interpretations of censorship from over 50 Des Moines Public School student artists at the Franklin and Central branches!

Roosevelt High School students will have their work featured at Franklin Avenue Library.

Virtual Campus students will have their work featured at Central Library.