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.

Grate-FALL Tree

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts

Age Group:

All Ages

Program Description

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What are you Grate-FALL for? Stop by Forest Avenue Library to write down on a paper leaf what you are thankful for this year. All thankful leaves will be hung on our Grate-FALL Tree. 

Pase por la biblioteca  Forest Avenue para escribir en una hoja de papel por qué está agradecido este año. Todas las hojas colectadas serán puestas en nuestro árbol de agradecimiento.