Author Archives: Fargo Public Library

Reading the World Book Club at the Fargo Public Library

Are you interested in reading and discussing books that feature non-Western European or non-North American perspectives? If so, plan to attend the first meeting of the Fargo Public Library’s Reading the World Book Club scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 2, at … Continue reading

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Fargo Library presents environmental chemistry program for teens Oct. 1

Are you a future chemist? Did you ever wonder what might be in the Red River besides water? Area teens are invited to a workshop full of engaging chemistry experiments at the Dr. James Carlson Library on Wednesday, Oct. 1, … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts cultural event about Pakistan Tuesday, Sept. 30

The Fargo Public Library in partnerships with the Cultural Diversity Resources organization are hosting a special presentation by Sania Usman highlighting the history and culture of Pakistan next week. Sonia Usman’s presentation titled “The Culture and Colors of Pakistan” will … Continue reading

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Library to host monthly LEGO-themed events for kids

Do your youngsters love to build with blocks? Are you a LEGO expert or want to learn? All LEGO fans, age 12 and under, are invited to the Fargo Public Library’s new monthly “LEGOs @ the library” events for kids. Scheduled … Continue reading

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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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