Library News (April 23)
Fun with Food- Farmers Market: 10:15 a.m., April 28. A program geared for preschoolers and with their caretakers. It includes storytime, activities and a healthy snack. It is part of the Family Nutrition Program by NDSU Extension Service. Registration required.
Ish-Ka-Bibble Crafts: 3:30 p.m., Friday. Stop in and create a craft project. Open to all ages and no registration is required. Refreshments served.
Special Movie Event: 42 – The Jackie Robinson Story: 2 p.m., Sunday. Viewing of the movie “42- The Jackie Robinson Story” with free popcorn. This event is in conjunction with the YWCA Stand Against Racism event.
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.
Genealogy: Noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday. The library will help explore family history. Bring projects or just ask questions.
Tech Class — Intro to PowerPoint: 6:30 p.m., April 28. Basic steps of putting together a simple, but effective presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint. Class sizes are small. Registration is required.
Creative Corner: 12:30 to 1 p.m., Today. Explore your creative side, making a simple craft at the library. Open to all adults and no registration is required.
Knitty Giddy: 6:30 p.m., Tuesday. Adults are invited to join the group of knitters and crocheters. New and experienced crafters are welcome. Bring supplies.
Saturday Flicks — Saving Mr. Banks: 2 p.m., Saturday. A behind the scenes glance at how one of the biggest directors fought to prove his company could handle P.L. Travers’ famous book, Mary Poppins. (125 minutes, PG-13)
Simply Stories: 10:15 a.m., April 29. This session is geared for lap babies and preschoolers. The program is just stories – no crafts. For stories and simple make-and-take crafts, visit the library at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays or at 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays.
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 to (701) 433-5460.
6:30 p.m., Thursday – Mud
1:30 p.m., April 29 – Plant a Rainbow
6:30 p.m., May 1– Ferdinand and the Flower
May Day Baskets: 7 p.m., May 1. Learn to weave a small basket for some May Day fun.
One-on-One Tech Classes: May 12 and 19. Classes start at: 6:30 p.m., 7:05 p.m., 7:40 p.m. Sign up for one 30 minute individual lesson and choose a topic from our list of class titles. Up to two people may attend the same session, but only one topic will be covered. To see a list of class topics or to register, call or stop at the library service desk.
The Homework Center is closed on days when the schools are closed, including vacations and snow days.