Winter Weather Closures and Extended Deadlines

All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will open at NOON Tuesday, January 26 for curbside pickup (and computers at Central Library) due to inclement weather. All holds pickup deadlines and due dates have been extended until Wednesday, January 27.

Reduced Services at All DMPL Locations

All Des Moines Public Library locations have reduced in-person services at this time. Browsing will be unavailable, and public computers will only be available at Central Library by appointment. Curbside Pickup will continue at all locations. Go HERE for all the details about this decision and to see our new hours, services, and offerings at each DMPL location.

Winter Break Fun: Poster Coloring Day!

Primary tabs

Program Type:

Arts & Crafts

Program Description

Event Details

Kids! Join us at South from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM for our Poster Coloring Day in the Elementary Area! Choose a winter-themed fuzzy poster, color it using our supplies, and take it home! For youth ages 3-12. Parent or guardian must be present with children. Craft available while supplies last.