Library Closed Monday

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Monday, December 6 for a staff training day. The library will reopen on Tuesday, December 7.

Forest Avenue Library Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

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Educational

Age Group:

Adults
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Program Description

Event Details

Join us for a virtual version of our annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, featuring special guest speaker Tricia Harris. She is an activist and speaker who has worked at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change, and worked closely with Dr. Bernice A. King and diplomat and activist Andrew J. Young.

Harris will present on "Beloved Community and Six Principles of Nonviolence." A Q-and-A session will follow her presentation