Author Archives: Fargo Public Library

Backyard bird watching program at the Fargo Library

Spring is here and the birds are back for the summer! All ages are invited to the Fargo Public Library’s “Backyard Bird Watching” program scheduled for Tuesday, April 21, starting 7 p.m. at the downtown Main Library. Local birding expert … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library celebrates National Library Week

The Fargo Public Library joins libraries across the country in celebrating National Library Week, which runs April 12 to 18. This year’s theme, “Unlimited possibilities @ your library,” reminds us that whether you are getting your first library card, learning a … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library presents Kirkbride history presentation April 7

Of all the institutions in the history of our region, the Fergus Falls State Hospital evokes the most interest. In the decades following its opening on July 31, 1890, the hospital, known as the Kirkbride, dominated the cultural and economic … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library Hosts Hans Christian Andersen Story and Craft Events

It’s Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday month and the Fargo Public Library is celebrating the 210th birthday of this beloved Danish author, best known for his fairy tales. Enjoy a reading of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic story The Nightingale and make … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library’s “Cinema of the 50s” film series starts Sunday, March 29

Starting Sunday, the Fargo Public Library will host a 4-part film series featuring iconic movies from the 1950s at the downtown Main Library. The series titled “Cinema of the 50s: The World Changes” will open with a screening of the … Continue reading

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Library hosts beekeeping event Tuesday, March 24

Have you ever thought about having a beehive in your backyard? Tomorrow night, the Fargo Public Library is hosting an informational workshop geared to those interested in learning more about backyard beekeeping. Join us Tuesday, March 24, starting at 7 … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts Baby Fair March 21

Parents of infants and toddlers, and expectant parents, are invited to the Fargo Public Library’s upcoming Baby Fair. Get practical tips on ways to introduce your baby and toddler to books, along with information on how to help your little one develop language … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts coffee mug craft sessions this week

Teens are invited to the Fargo Public Library to learn to decorate and jazz up a plain coffee mug this week. The personalized mugs workshops are intended for both teens and adults. Two sessions are planned with the first session scheduled … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts Thoreau-themed event March 8

Henry David Thoreau is one of America’s most famous writers. Join us at the Fargo Public Library for a presentation centered on Thoreau and his life, his works and his legacy. Set for Sunday, March 8, starting at 2 p.m. … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library celebrates Dr. Seuss with “Cat in the Hat” themed session

It’s Dr. Seuss’ birthday month and the Fargo Public Library is celebrating in spectacular style. All ages are invited to participate in the library’s “Seusstastic Celebration” event featuring two classic Dr. Seuss stories, “The Cat in the Hat” and “The … Continue reading

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