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The library has helped me by letting me have so many choices to read which gives me ideas for my book I'm going to publish someday and become a famous author. 

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    WDM Library will be closed Dec 24th and 25th.  We will close at Noon on Dec 31st, and will be closed Jan 1.  Happy Holidays!

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    New Service!  Streaming Video from the World Cinema Collection – indie and foreign films.  More info

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    Do you have a brief story about how the West Des Moines Public Library has made a difference in your life? We would love to hear it!  Tell us your story.  

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    Checkmates Chess & Board Game Club – last Thurs of month, 6:30 pm.  All ages/skills welcome, Register here!

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    Forgot your USB Drive?  Buy one from us!  USB Drives For Sale at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk.  More info.

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Monday, December 22, 2014

  • 7:00 PMSomerfield
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