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January 29 Events

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Please Wear a Mask

As required by CDC Guidelines, patrons should wear a mask when using the library.

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Toward a Universal Suffrage Exhibit & Events

Between January 27 - February 4, the library will host a traveling exhibit that honors and celebrates the contributions of African American women in Iowa to the women’s suffrage movement. Make sure to check it out and join us for three related events: "Opening Keynote: Karen Kedrowski" on January 27 @ 7:00 PM. "Sojourner Truth's 'Ain't I a Woman'" on January 29 @ 10:00 AM. "Discussion Panel: Continuing the Conversation" on January 30 @ 2:00 PM.

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Adventure Pass

Use your library card to book free passes to visit area cultural attractions. You can escape to a tropical oasis by visiting the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, embrace winter's wonder at Brenton Skating Plaza, and so much more!

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Winter Reading Challenge

Join us for the 2022 Winter Reading Challenge, “Cozy Up With a Classic.” Everyone, birth through adult, can log 15 days of reading from January 17 - February 28 to complete the challenge.

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