Jul
23
Mon
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am

We invite all witches, wizards, and muggles to dress up in their favorite HP costumes and celebrate the Boy Who Lived! This year’s party will feature Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. For ages 7-12. Registration required.

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm

We invite all witches, wizards, and muggles to dress up in their favorite HP costumes and celebrate the Boy Who Lived! This year’s party will feature Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. For ages 7-12. Registration required.

Drop-in Family Storytime @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 23 @ 6:45 pm
Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration.
Jul
25
Wed
Drop-in Family Storytime @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am

Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration.

Jul
26
Thu
SOAR Raptors @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm

How do raptors hear… when I don’t see any ears? SOAR (Saving Our Avian Resources) education ambassadors will help you learn about raptor hearing, the calls that they have, plus so much more! SOAR is an Iowa-based nonprofit that provides raptor rehabilitation, education, and research. For ages 0-18. Registration required.

Jul
27
Fri
Friday Flicks Jr. @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am

Join us on Friday mornings for shorter movies (approx. 40 minutes). No registration is needed, though space is limited.

Popcorn and water will be provided, or you may bring your own snack and covered drink (please avoid bringing peanut products to protect our patrons with allergies).

Parents and guardians are responsible for determining if each movie is appropriate for their children.

Pick up a list of the movies we’re showing at the Children’s Desk!

Friday Flicks @ West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm

All movies are shown at 1:30 p.m. in the Library Community Room.  No registration is needed, though space is limited.

Popcorn and water will be provided, or you may bring your own snack and covered drink (please avoid bringing peanut products to protect our patrons with allergies).

Parents and guardians are responsible for determining if each movie is appropriate for their children.

Pick up a list of the movies we’re showing at the Children’s Desk!