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.

East Side Library's Fall Book Sale

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Program Type:

Book Sales

Age Group:

All Ages

Program Description

Event Details

Find books from all genres, cd's, audiobooks, magazines and more at the East Side Fall Book Sale held in the Library's Meeting Room:

10:00 to 7:00 Thursday, October 21st

10:00 to 6:00 Friday, October 22nd

10:00 to 5:00 Saturday, October 23rd



The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.