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All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will once again serve as cooling centers during extreme temperatures this summer. Please check our events page for updates on any programming changes due to the weather.

Outdoor Family Storytime

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Families! Bring the kids and join Miss Janee outside at the South Side Library for Outdoor Family Storytime at 6:15 p.m. Bring your own blanket, chair, or tarp and engage in fun stories, puppets, and silly songs on the South Library Lawn.

Outdoor Family Storytime is geared for all ages. Masks and social distancing are required. In case of rain, event will be cancelled.