2023 AViD lineup coming Monday!

The Des Moines Public Library's 2023 Authors Visiting in Des Moines (AViD) series lineup will be announced at 12 PM on Monday, February 13! Check back here or on the library's social media platforms to see which acclaimed authors are coming to DMPL this spring and summer. 

5 Simple Steps to Success

 

 

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Are you an early childhood educator/provider? The library has resources that you can share with the families you work with to support early literacy! 

Our Youth Librarians are happy to visit your site, bring fun hands-on literacy activities for your kids, or deliver a collection of books selected just for you by our book experts! Please contact Ashley Molzen, Community Engagement Supervisor, to see how the Simple Steps early literacy program can be used at your education site or to schedule a visit from one of our youth librarians.

 

Are you a parent looking for more ways to incorporate the Simple Steps to Success at home? Check out our family page!

DOWNLOAD the Simple Steps Activity Sheets and read, write, sing, play, and talk in your own home.

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The Simple Steps program is made possible through a generous grant from:
 

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