If you have ever wondered about how the City of Fargo works, what the different departments are for or how to get involved, then you’ll love this four-part series featuring guest speakers from several City of Fargo departments. Department leaders will share aspects of their area and hold a brief question and answer opportunity at each session. All ages are welcome and light refreshments will be served. Contact the Main Library Information Desk at 701.241.1492 for more information. Dates, times, locations and speakers in the series are:
- Wednesday, June 28 – Northport Library at 3 p.m. Public Works Department with Ben Dow, Director of Public Works
- Tuesday, July 25 – Main Library at 7 p.m. Forestry Department with Scott Luidahl, City Forester
- Tuesday, Aug. 1 – Main Library at 7 p.m. Homeless Outreach and Gladys Ray with Jillian Gould, Program Coordinator for Homeless Outreach
- Thursday, Aug. 10 – Main Library at 3 p.m. Planning Department with Dan Mahli, Community Development Administrator
This event series is part of the library’s “Build a Better World” summer reading program for adults, which runs through August 5.
Fargo Public Library events are free and open to the public. Children age 9 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. For more information regarding the Fargo Public Library and a list of upcoming summer reading program events, call 701.241.1472 or visit www.fargolibrary.org.