Library Welcomes Children’s Author Allen Kurzweil April 2

Who knew there was so much science in a potato chip? Allen Kurzweil, that’s who. The Fargo Public Library is pleased to welcome award-winning children’s author and self-described “snack food scientist” Allen Kurzweil to the downtown Main Library for a presentation on Wednesday, April 2 starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Kurzweil will conduct some of the science experiments from his latest book Potato Chip Science at this engaging event, which is open to all ages. All attendees will receive a bag of potato chips.

The author of two additional children’s books, Leon and the Spitting Image and Leon and the Champion Chip, Kurzweil will sign books following his presentation. Books will also be available for purchase. No registration is required for this event. Find out more about Allen Kurzweil at www. or learn about potato chip science at For details, contact the Children’s Department at (701) 241-1495. This event is co-sponsored by the Valley Reading Council.

Fargo Public Library events are free and open to the public. Adults must accompany children age 9 and under. For more information regarding the Fargo Public Library and a complete list of upcoming events, visit the library’s website,