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Touch a Van: Rosie Van Show and Tell

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Kids and caregivers! Come to the South Side Library's parking lot to see the new Rosie Van and meet and DMPL Outreach Librarian Miss Maddie! Participants can learn from Miss Maddie about how she uses the Rosie Van in her job, view inside the van - and meet Rosie the Reading Monster!  All ages welcome! 

In case of rain, program will be cancelled.   


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. 

Outdoor Program

This program is hosted outdoors.  Attendees must obey all signage and follow current mask mandates and social distancing guidelines from the city of Des Moines.

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