Forest Avenue Library

1326 Forest Ave. 515-283-4152
Part of the Des Moines Public Library system, they offer a multitude of services, including – but not limited to – book lending, meeting space, computers for internet and word processing, and WiFi.

Friends of Forest Avenue Library
M: 12 PM – 8 PM
T: 10 AM – 6 PM
W: 10 AM – 6 PM
T: 10 AM – 6 PM
F: Closed
Sat: 10 AM – 5 PM (1st/3rd)
Sun: Closed

Branch Manager: Linda Roe

The Forest Avenue Library has so much going on, it would be impossible to list everything. Here is a short list of what they have to offer:
– After school programming
– Resume assistance for job applicants
– ESL classes
– Language programs in French, Spanish, and English
– Foreign language section of magazines and books
– Book club
– Meeting Space
– Book and media lending
– WiFi
– Computers for internet and word processing
– So much more…
If that isn’t enough for you, there is always Baron von Raven II, their 10 year old red-eared slider turtle, to keep company.