2023 AViD lineup coming Monday!

The Des Moines Public Library's 2023 Authors Visiting in Des Moines (AViD) series lineup will be announced at 12 PM on Monday, February 13! Check back here or on the library's social media platforms to see which acclaimed authors are coming to DMPL this spring and summer. 

(In person) Appreciation Flowers/ Flores de Agradecimiento

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Take & Make
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Registration for this event is no longer open.
Allowed Ages: 5 and up

Program Description

Event Details

Make a flower for a friend, a family member, teacher or someone who you appreciate. This activity is first come first serve and as supplies last and best for ages 5+


Haz una flor para un amigo, un familiar, un maestro o alguien que aprecies.  Esta manualidad está designada para mayores de 5 años y es por orden de llegada; hasta agotar existencias. 


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.

Indoor Program

This program is hosted indoors.  Please observe social distancing and follow local COVID-19 safety mandates. Hand sanitizer will be provided and staff will do their best to ensure any shared materials are disinfected between use. This program is subject to COVID-19 safety protocol updates, including room capacity limits. Please check our website for updates.