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Fargo Public Library hosts bike session Saturday, May 16

May is National Bike Month, and to celebrate, the Fargo Public Library is hosting a session titled “It’s All About the Bike” set for Saturday, May 16, at 10 a.m. at the downtown Main Library. Sara Watson Curry from Great … Continue reading

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Fargo Public Library hosts beginning tangling sessions this week

Do you doodle? This week, the Fargo Public Library is hosting two tangling workshops for adults and teens. Tangling, or zen doodling, is an easy-to-learn, fun and relaxing way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns with just a … Continue reading

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Fargo Library presents gardening series starting May 5

Spring is here. Are you ready to start digging in your garden? Get your green thumb ready for spring and summer with a 4-part series of informational and hands-on gardening sessions at the library. Beginning Tuesday, May 5, the Fargo … Continue reading

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Art workshops for dads and kids April 30 and May 2 at the Fargo Public Library

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, dads and their infants or toddlers up to 2 years old, are invited to create a special gift for Mom at the Fargo Public Library later this week. Titled “Crafty Dads & Babies”, … Continue reading

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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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