Introvert Book Club: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek

Sunday, March 1, 2020 (All day)

Introverts, it’s time to unite! Separately. In your own homes.

If you’ve been wanting to join a book club but are not sure you’re up for the time commitment or the people-ing—this is the book club for you. Each month there’s a new book ...

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Conversational English

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Come practice your English under the guidance of a trained volunteer teacher from the Iowa International Center. English language learners of all levels are encouraged to join us for a fun, relaxed hour of English practice. No registration or prep...

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Afternoon Book Club: Summer at Tiffany

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 2:30 PM

Meet at the library at 2:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month for a discussion of each month’s book. Copies of the discussion book may be picked up at the library’s front desk, while supplies last.

Lunch & Learn: Des Moines Jazz History

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:00 AM

Lunch & Learn

No time to attend an evening or weekend program? Try our new Lunch & Learn series! We’ll have a speaker every first Friday of month at the Waukee Community Center (675 Walnut St). Bring your brown bag lunch  and we’ll provid...

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Ribbon & Book-Page Wreath Class

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 1:30 PM

Come make a unique ribbon-wrapped wreath with rose accents made from book pages! You will leave class with a complete wreath ready to display in your home or on your front door for an added decorative flair. All supplies will be provided. Registra...

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Uncovering the History of Women's Suffrage in Iowa

Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 1:30 PM

2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment—guaranteeing and protecting women's constitutional right to vote. In celebration of this anniversary, Kären Mason, Iowa Women’s Archives Curator, will talk about the histor...

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Conversational English

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 6:30 PM

Come practice your English under the guidance of a trained volunteer teacher from the Iowa International Center. English language learners of all levels are encouraged to join us for a fun, relaxed hour of English practice. No registration or prep...

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Movie Matinee: Judy

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Join us the second Thursday of every month to watch a movie on the library’s big screen.We will be showing everything from major blockbusters to classics. All movies are free with refreshments are available. No registration is required.

Mindful Monday

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Stop by our relaxation stations to recharge for your spring break. We’ll have calming music, crafts and activities to help you unwind. All ages are welcome. No registration required.

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Books on Tap: A Woman is No Man

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 6:00 PM

Meet at Mickey’s Irish Pub (50 S. E. Laurel Street) at 6:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month.Come for food, drinks, and a discussion of each month’s book. Copies of the discussion book may be obtained at the library’s front desk or a...

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