Upcoming Events

Jul 19 2019 - 10:00am
Families with students preparing to enter Kindergarden-5th grade will enjoy this program to exercise their minds and bodies while learning about space. Each camp will begin with astronaut exercises, then we will watch and listen to an astronaut read a story from the International Space Station, and... more
Jul 19 2019 - 12:30pm
We’re going on a library fieldtrip! Join us for a private tour of the Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden located in downtown Des Moines. A garden staff member will give a brief talk about the garden and answer questions, then you will be free to stroll around at your leisure. The garden is... more
Jul 19 2019 - 4:30pm
Design, create, and make! Craft Lab is an open-ended, creative space that invites kids to express their imagination in crafting and making. Participants are able to work on creative projects alone, in groups, or with library staff. Each month will explore a different medium of crafting, from... more
Jul 19 2019 - 6:30pm
The Waukee Public Library is pleased to announce our continued partnership with the Waukee Area Arts Council to present the Centennial concert series! Come out and enjoy free live music on Friday evenings this summer in Waukee’s Centennial Park. Food will be available for purchase but you’re... more
Jul 20 2019 (All day)
Families are encouraged to drop-in anytime to read some special stories and complete an activity specially selected by our Youth Services Staff.
Jul 22 2019 - 9:15am
  For infants (0-17 mo.) and their caregivers. 15 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Class size is limited to 25 people for the safety of the babies. Attendance will be on a first-come first-served basis.
Jul 22 2019 - 10:00am
  For infants (0-17 mo.) and their caregivers. 15 minutes of songs, rhymes and books, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Class size is limited to 25 people for the safety of the babies. Attendance will be on a first-come first-served basis.
Jul 22 2019 - 6:00pm
Students will use the Scratch programming language to control Finch robots. No prior coding experience is necessary, and activities will be available for a variety of skill levels. Students will work in pairs. The robots and program are made possible by a grant from Birdbrain Technologies, LLC. www... more
Jul 23 2019 - 9:15am
Enjoy 20 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds. Class size is limited to 35 people for the safety of the children. Attendance will be on a first-come first-served basis.
Jul 23 2019 - 9:15am
Enjoy 25 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, followed by a simple craft. For children who can sit for longer stories to develop school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5 years and their care-givers. Class size is limited to 35 people for the safety of the children. Attendance will be on a first-... more

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
10am
May 14 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
May 14 2019 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
11am
May 14 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
May 14 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
1pm
May 14 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:15pm
 
3pm
May 14 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:00pm
 
6pm
May 14 2019 - 6:30pm