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Healthy Living for your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Des Moines Library

Monday, February 08, 2016
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Tips from the latest research: For centuries, we’ have known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and ...

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find out how to use your eReader or tablet to access thousands of free library books, movies and music.

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Computer Class: Internet Level 1

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Create a free Gmail account, learn email basics and discover the benefits of a Google account Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Daytime Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A new daytime book group has started! The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1pm.
Contact the library for book title.

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Evening Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact the library for book title.

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 18, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Des Moines Library

Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Gracias por el fuego por Mario Benedetti. Todos son bienvenidos a participar; les esperamos.

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Don’t be a Target: Avoid Cybercrimes

Des Moines Library

Saturday, February 20, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Cybercrime can affect anyone and everyone, and the
potential damage is significant and costly. It’s not enough
to just talk about it. Individuals and families are at risk of
being a victim of cybercrime even when they are doing
nothing inappropriate online. Brett Shavers, author of
Placing t...

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, February 22, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 25, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, February 25, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, February 29, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 03, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 03, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 07, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 07, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, March 09, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find out how to use your eReader or tablet to access thousands of free library books, movies and music.

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 10, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Gmail Basics

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 10, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Create a free Gmail account, learn email basics and discover the benefits of a Google account Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 10, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 14, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Daytime Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A new daytime book group has started! The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1pm.
Contact the library for book title.

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Evening Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact the library for book title.

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 17, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 17, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Des Moines Library

Saturday, March 19, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Vengan a conocer a los lectores hispanohablantes y a mejorar su español. Participen en estos círculos de lectura mensuales donde comentaremos las obras previamente seleccionadas. La biblioteca tendrá disponibles copias de los libros en cantidad limitada para su préstamo. Todos son bienvenidos a participar; les esperamos.

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Debt & Fraud

Des Moines Library

Saturday, March 19, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

In this presentation, speakers from the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) will talk about debt and how you can come out of it on top! With the constant threat of scams, fraud and ID theft, DFI will also give tips on how to spot a scam artist and how to keep you and your money safe.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 21, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 21, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Qigong: Body, Breath and Relaxation

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 21, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:45 PM

Qigong is an "energy exercise" that connects the mind and body to promote healing. Learn to use your breath in a simple practice to help circulate your body’s energy and connect with others. You will leave this workshop feeling both energized and relaxed! Please wear comfortable loose clothing.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 21, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!



AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 24, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 24, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, March 28, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 31, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, March 31, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 04, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 04, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

Register Now



Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 04, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 07, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 07, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 11, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find out how to use your eReader or tablet to access thousands of free library books, movies and music.

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AARP Tax Help

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 14, 2016
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Get free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers. No age or income limits. Please bring picture I.D., documented proof of Social Security Number, and last year's return as well as any current tax documents.

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Microsoft Word Level 1

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 14, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Create a free Gmail account, learn email basics and discover the benefits of a Google account Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 14, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 18, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 18, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

Register Now



Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 18, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, April 25, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, April 28, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, May 02, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

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Job Readiness

Des Moines Library

Monday, May 02, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Librarians are available to provide 45-minute one-on-one assistance.

Register Now