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.

Virtual Creative Readers

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts, Storytimes

Age Group:

Registration for this event is no longer open.

Program Description

Event Details

How do you scare monsters away? Find out as we read Monster Trouble! by Lane Fredrickson. We will play a game and create our own friendly monster. Registration required - Please register as a family if more than one child will be attending. Ages 3 +

Materials needed:

  • Scissors
  • crayons, markers, or colored pencils
  • Monster craft materials provided by the library-Registration is required to receive materials for craft.*

*Registrants will receive a bag with supplies needed to make the craft and will be available for pick-up at Franklin Avenue Branch.




Children’s Program

Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.