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Sensory Spaces

Colorful logo for Sensory Spaces in the Metro

Sensory Spaces are Metro area libraries offering special hours for members of the public who appreciate a sensory-friendly environment. While individuals and families with special needs are welcome at our libraries during regular hours, these sensory times will offer quiet browsing, special programming, and other adaptive services that will vary by location.
Please contact each location to find out what will be offered at that library.

Upcoming Sensory Spaces:

  • June 2 from 12-1 PM  |  Grimes Public Library
  • July 20 from 3-4 PM | Waukee Public Library
  • August 18 from 5-6 PM | Urbandale Public Library
  • September 15 from 12-1 PM | Grimes Public Library
  • October 5 from 3-4 PM | Waukee Public Library
  • November 24 from 1-2 PM | Urbandale Public Library
  • December 29 from 12-1 PM | Grimes Public Library

Logos for Grimes, Urbandale, Waukee, West Des Moines, and Johnston libraries.