Fun Fact

Wind chill can cause problems during the winter. Wind chill is the combination of wind and temperature and is based on the rate of heat loss from exposed skin.

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Laura, WDM mom

My son had a ball at the WDM Library - [he is] begging me to go back tonight.  Forgot how full of wonder the library is for kids.  Should have brought him before! 

 

Homebound Delivery

Love to read?  Having trouble getting to the library for health reasons?  The West Des Moines Public Library has a service that can help!

Volunteers are available to deliver library materials to West Des Moines residents who have difficulty getting to the library themselves.  If you, or someone you know, is interested in this service, please call the West Des Moines Library at 515-222-3404 for more information.

If you live in a West Des Moines elder care facility, you may want to know about our Elder Care Facility Outreach Program where we house a small, rotating collection at local care facilities.