Library News (April 2)
West Fargo: Looking Back, Looking Forward: This exhibit features an illustrated timeline of the history of West Fargo and includes a few peeks at what lies ahead. Visit the exhibit on the upper level of the library during regular hours.
Ham Radio Operators-RRRA: 6:45 p.m. Today. Are you interested in preparing for Technician and General Licenses in Ham Radio Operating? Sessions are open to all adults and children (with attending adult) wanting to learn more about ham radio operating. Contact the library at 433-5460 for further information.Genealogy: Noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Are you ready to explore your family’s history? We’ll help. Bring your projects or just ask questions.Tech Class: Ebooks at the Library: 6:30 p.m. on April 7. Find out about the library’s electronic books (e-books) listed in the catalog and how to access those books in this class. Bring your library card along with you. Registration is requested.Knitty Giddy: 6:30 p.m. , April 8. Adults are invited to join this fun group of knitters and crocheters. New and experienced crafters are welcome. Come with your own supplies. We will give lots of help to get beginners started.Creative Corner: 12:30 to 1 p.m., April 9. Explore your creative side and enrich your afternoon, making a simple craft at the library. This program is open to all adults and no registration is required.Friday Morning Movie – Born to Be Wild: 10:30 a.m., Friday. A short, nature documentary that examines the lives of orangutans and orphaned as a result of poaching and habitat encroachment and follows the efforts of individuals who work to rescue, rehabilitate, and return these animals to the wild. (41 minutes, G).Simply Stories: 10:15 a.m. on April 8. Bring your little ones to the library and enjoy two stories. This session is geared for lap babies and preschoolers. Unlike regular story times, this program is just stories, no crafts. For stories and simple make-and-take crafts, visit the library at 1:30 onTuesdays or 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays.Story time: Welcome to the wonderful world of stories and make-and-take crafts. Story times are geared for preschool through first grade age children and their caretakers. Daycares are welcome, but for groups larger than five, please call ahead at (701) 433-5460.6:30 p.m., Thursday – Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus1:30 p.m., Tuesday – Puppy Tales6:30 p.m., April 10 – Biscuit Tales
Upcoming Events:National Library Week, April 13 – April 19: Fine Amnesty, Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, announcing the book chosen for “ 1 Book, 1 Community.”YWCA Stand Against Racism Event: 7 p.m. on April 27. Free viewing of the movie “ 42- The Jackie Robinson Story” with free popcorn.Knitty Giddy Arm Knitting Lesson: 7:30 p.m. , April 15. Anyone innterested in arm kinitting can join this hands - on class. Please bring two skeins of effortless super bulky yarn in any color choice, which may be purchased at many local craft stores.Bunny Hop!: 10:30 a.m., April 16. Preschoolers and their caretakers are invited to a Bunny Hop and Pop. Packing poppers will be on the floor, music will be playing and a fun project, too. Light refreshments provided for the “little hoppers”.
Announcements:The library will be closed on April 18 and 20. The Homework Center is closed on days when the schools are closed, including vacations and snow days.