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.

Epic Graphic Novel Club: Lunch Lady

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts, Book Clubs

Age Group:

Registration for this event is no longer open.
Allowed Ages: 8 to 12

Program Description

Event Details

Join  us for our EPIC BOOK CLUB on the East Side Library Lawn for ages 8-12.  Sign up here and pick up  copy of The Lunch Lady by Jarrett J. Krosoczka (copies will also be handed out at the Epic Graphic Novel Book Club on Friday August 20th).  We will chat about the book, work on our a fun craft, play a game and get the next book for the next EPIC graphic novel book club!

Must be registered to attend.


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.