Author Archives: Fargo Public Library

Library presents Dust Bowl documentary Nov. 1 and 2

The drought during the 1930s was one of America’s most disastrous environmental experiences. In conjunction with the American Library Association’s “Dust, Drought and Dreams Gone By” travelling exhibit currently on display at the NDSU Library, the Fargo Public Library will … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library Presents Checker Tournament Saturday, Nov. 1

Do you like to play checkers? Area residents are invited to be a part of the Greater Fargo Open Checker Tournament at the Main Library on Saturday, Nov. 1. Play will begin at noon and end at 5:30 p.m. The … Continue reading

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Ghost Stories for Grown-ups Oct. 28 at the Fargo Public Library

Are you a fan of scary stories and scary movies? In celebration of the spookiest night of the year, the Fargo Public Library invites area residents to the library’s annual “Ghost Stories for Grown-ups” adult Halloween event for some sinister … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library holds friendship bracelet craft events for kids, teens & adults

Area adults, teens, and school-age kids are invited to share some time with an extra special friend or family member and learn the basics of tying friendship bracelets at the Fargo Public Library this week. Two sessions are scheduled; the … Continue reading

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Associates in Adventure Book Club for kids at the Fargo Library

Area kids in grades 4 to 7 are invited to join the brand new Associates in Adventure (A.I.A.) Book Club at the Fargo Public Library. Be it a harrowing journey, standing up to the school bully, or facing mystical beings, … Continue reading

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Events for kids and teens at the Fargo Public Library this week

Do you need to find your kids something interesting to do over the upcoming out-of-school days? If so, the Fargo Public Library has some fun, free events scheduled to help parents make the most of the kids’ fall school break. … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts science presentation about Sulfa Oct. 14

Sulfa (a.k.a. Prontosil) might seem like a simple molecule but as the world’s first antibiotic drug, this ‘magic bullet’ has saved countless lives and is one of the key developments in the era of modern medicine. Join us for a … Continue reading

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Library hosts first ever Crafter Meet-Up event Oct. 11

Do you knit, crochet, bead, carve, quilt, sew, weave or craft of any sort? No matter what you make, you are invited to participate in the Fargo Public Library first ever Crafter Meet-Up on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 1 to … Continue reading

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Fargo Library’s jazz concert series kicks off Sunday, Oct. 5

Celebrate Fargo’s history of jazz and outstanding musical talent with the Fargo Public Library’s annual fall music series “Jazz Into Fall” at the Main Library downtown. Featuring local musicians playing a wide range of jazz styles, the series starts Sunday, … Continue reading

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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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