July 4 closure

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours will commence Tuesday, July 5.

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The Franklin Avenue Library pickup window is closed until further notice. If you are scheduled to pick up your holds at the window, please go inside Franklin Avenue Library to do so.

CANCELLED: Blank Park Zoo presents Colorful Creatures

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Due to circumstances outside of our control at the Blank Park Zoo, this Colorful Creatures program has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later date.

Join us for some special guests with the Blank Park Zoo as the present "Colorful Creatures".  Learn about the uses of animals coloring and camouflage that help them thrive in their environment.