Cooling Centers

All DMPL locations are serving as cooling centers during open hours. DART is providing free rides to cooling center locations July 12-15 due to the extreme heat. Additional cooling center locations can be found here.

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Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Gaming
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Find all the hidden clues around the children’s section and complete the activities to win a prize! While supplies last.

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Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Study Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Play & Learn
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Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth.

This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
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Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth-Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
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Children ages three to five can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.

This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.

Play, Grow, Learn!

10:15am - 11:30am
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Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth-Preschool
Program Type: Play & Learn
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Play, Grow, Learn! is an opportunity for you to use the Imagination Station to explore early literacy tips and books, play with others, and develop early literacy skills using Forest Avenue Library's space and toys.

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Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
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We will discuss Our Souls at Night, by Kent Haruf. Copies of the book will be available at the Information Desk while supplies last. No registration required.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Basic Computer Skills

2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Library Branch: North Side Library
Room: North Side Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
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Visit us at the North Side Library every Monday to learn some computer basics. Create an email account, build a simple resume, and learn about the library catalog.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Comics Creators

3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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Love Raina Telgemeier, superheroes, manga, graphic novels, and cartoons? Ready to let your artist flag fly? Then come to Comics Creators! We'll provide the paper and pens, you provide the creativity! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTeens

4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Educational
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Are you looking for a great place to volunteer? Become a volunteen and help out with library projects and programs. Teens ages twelve to eighteen can pick up a teen volunteer application at the Franklin Avenue Library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers' Workshop

5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Library Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational
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Join us for an informal writers' workshop on the first Monday of the month from 5-7 PM. Share samples of your work and receive feedback from other writers in the group.

This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
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Library Branch: South Side Library
Room: South Side Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational
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Kids! Get ready for "Frozen 2" with our "Frozen" Science Extravaganza at South from 6:30 to 7:30 PM! Families can rotate through several art and STEM activities!