Archives For Public Library

2018 Summer Reading Programs 4 Des Moines Kids - dsm4kids.com

From local to national, there are many programs that provide guidance, inspiration, incentives and rewards for your kids to keep reading all summer long. The “Libraries Rock” summer reading program at Des Moines area libraries is a great place to start. If you’re looking for more ways to encourage your child to continue reading this summer and some fabulous FREEbies, read on to find out which public libraries and businesses offer summer reading programs to Des Moines kids. Continue Reading…

FREE Perks That Come with Your Public Library Card in Central Iowa - dsm4kids.com

Unlike the other cards in your wallet, a library card doesn’t come with any fees or payment due dates.  It does, however, come with a list of very cool, very FREE perks for the whole family.  And we’re not just talking about books, even though that’s certainly one of its best benefits—but the library also contains some little-known perks that can save you money and entertain a few restless kiddos. Bonus: Many of these freebies can be enjoyed 24/7, from the comfort of your own couch. Continue Reading…