For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our reading programs, which are designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. Programs are offered as a community service by City of Des Moines, Parks and Recreation, a non-profit organization.
2015 Summer Reading Programs
For Children and Adults

Programs in Des Moines
For detailed program information, please select an age group below:

For more information, or to enroll by phone, please call:
(800) 964-8888
7 am- 9 pm Mon- Fri, 7 am- 6 pm Sat, 9 am- 5 pm Sun
For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level above. The summer reading programs are available in Des Moines and other locations throughout the area.