Adult Programs

Craft & Chat - April 4th

Join us for monthly Casual Craft & Chat! On the first Tuesday of each month, we will host two time slots for an adult craft. A daytime slot will take place at 1:30pm and an evening at 5:30pm. Participants are encouraged to bring their current W.I.P.s (work in-progress) to show off and/or get feedback on. We will also provide supplies to make faux leather jewelry.

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Craft and Chat

March  Book

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

Book Discussion Group

Each month, the group reads and discusses a book selected by library staff. Books are obtained by the library for all who want to participate. Meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 7:00 PM and the fourth Tuesday at 11:00 AM at the library. Below is a list of the upcoming books the group will be discussing. Join us!

March 27/28 Book Discussion:
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty (Nonfiction/Memoir)

April 24/25 Book Discussion:
Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Fiction)

May 22/23 Book Discussion:
The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers by Maxwell King  (Biography)

June 26/27 Book Discussion:
Professor Chandra Follows his Bliss by Rajeev Balasubramanyam (Fiction)

July 24/25 Book Discussion:
While Justice Sleeps by Stacey Abrams (Mystery Fiction)

August 28/29 Book Discussion:
Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune (SciFi/Fiction)

September 25/26 Book Discussion:
Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner (Memoir) 

October 23/24 Book Discussion:
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng (Fiction)

November 27/28 Book Discussion:
Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer (Non-Fiction)

December 18/19 Book Discussion:

Pella Historical Village May 19th(1)

Registration Dates for Pella Trip on May 19th

Pleasant Hill residents online registration: April 17th

Pleasant Hill residents phone registration: April 21st

Other residents online registration: April 24th

Other residents phone registration: April 28th

Registration Dates for Boone Trip on June 15th:

Pleasant Hill Residents online registration: May 15th

Pleasant Hill Residents phone registration: May 18th

Other residents online registration: May 22nd

Other residents phone registration: May 25th

Available Education Programs

The Senior College of Des Moines presents courses at Pleasant Hill Public Library. Check their website for course information.