Stop by the children's area at Central Library to explore, create, and play! This is an unstaffed program where activities are self-led. Parent/Guardian must be present with child, and supplies may be limited.

Foundation Directory Online Workshop

Jan 16
Wednesday 1:00 pm
Find funders and resources for your nonprofit! Learn how to use the Des Moines Public Library’s comprehensive funding research tool, Foundation Directory Online. As a tool of the nationally recognized Foundation Center, the Foundation Directory online has in-depth information on nearly one million grant opportunities from around 140,000 grant makers. This session provides a basic introduction to the Foundation Directory Online, including how to search for grants and related resources for nonprofit organizations.

Art with ASAP

Come in out of the cold and get hands-on with art through ASAP, the After School Arts Program. Teaching Artist and renowned storyteller Maureen Korte will lead children of all ages in free storytelling and arts activities, so bring your imagination to Forest Avenue Library and create your own artistic masterpiece!