MLK Jr. Day Closing

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Monday, January 17 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. There will be a special Zoom event to celebrate the holiday, featuring local artist Jill Wells. Please register for that here

Storytime To Go Bags

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Visit the Franklin Library at the beginning of each week to pick up a different Storytime To Go Bag.  Each bag will include rhymes, songs, and book suggestions for babies and preschoolers along with literacy activities.  The storytime bags are recommended for ages 0-5 years old and should be used with adult supervision.

The bags will be available in the Children's Area or at the pickup window while supplies last.