Author Archives: Fargo Public Library

Orphan train historian Renée Wendinger to visit Fargo Public Library Sept. 23

Orphan train historian and author Renée Wendinger will visit the Fargo Public Library Tuesday, Sept. 23, starting at 7 p.m. at the downtown Main Library. This event is part of the One Book, One Community reading project. Wendinger’s own mother … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts lost bird film event Tuesday, Sept. 16

The last passenger pigeon passed away at the Cincinnati Zoo 100 years ago on Sept. 1, 1914 and the species is now extinct. Find out what happened to the passenger pigeon at the Fargo Public Library’s “What Happened to the … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts British New Wave film series

Starting Sunday, the Fargo Public Library will host a 3-week film series featuring iconic British New Wave movies from the 1960s at the downtown Main Library. A screening of the movie Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960, not rated) directed … Continue reading

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Library hosts One Book, One Community film events Friday, Sept. 12

This week, the Fargo Public Library is hosting two film screening events as part of the One Book, One Community reading project in our community. Join us to view the PBS documentary “The Orphan Trains” set for Friday, Sept. 12, at … Continue reading

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Library hosts locker chalkboard craft sessions for teens

Teens are invited to the Fargo Public Library to learn to make a locker chalkboard this week. The locker chalkboard craft workshops are intended for both guys and girls. The first session is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 4:30 … Continue reading

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Library hosts food preservation workshop Sept. 9

Are you planning to preserve some of your fruits and vegetables from your garden, but not sure the proper way to do it? To help area residents figure out the best and safest ways to preserve the bounty from their … Continue reading

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Northport Library community room celebration

Area residents are invited to celebrate the opening of the Northport Library’s new Community Room on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 2714 N. Broadway. The event will feature a concert by local jug band Alien Brain, starting at 2 p.m.; the … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts monthly checkers club starting Sept. 2

Do you like to play checkers? Whether you are an expert or are new to the game, checker players of all abilities are invited to join the Fargo Public Library’s new checkers club. An informal club open to teens and … Continue reading

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Local libraries launch 2014 community reading project with author visit August 13

In partnership, the Fargo Public Library, the Moorhead Public Library and the West Fargo Public Library are launching the 2014 One Book, One Community reading project next week. Selected by a public vote earlier this year, the selected title for … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library presents two yoga programs Saturday, July 26

Have you been wanting to try a yoga class, but aren’t sure what to expect? Or, maybe you’ve done a class or two and are ready for the next step. This week the Fargo Public Library is offering two yoga … Continue reading

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