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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.

Stitch a Constellation

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Arts & Crafts

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Make a lightly stuffed flannel constellation with bead stars. Keep it as a plushie or add a loop of string to turn it into a hanging ornament. You can choose to make columba, corona borealis, or ursa minor.

Drop by the Forest Avenue Library to pick up supplies and instructions while they last. You'll need your own needle.

flannel columba, ursa minor, and corona borealis