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.

Franklin Pickup Window Closed

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.

Dogman Scavenger Hunt

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Help Dog Man sniff out trouble as you round up some unruly villains who are hiding around the library.  If you can find all the characters you will win a prize!