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Library News (Dec. 4)
Fargo North Dakota 101 5th Street North 58102

Special Events:

Santa Visits Library: Saturday, Dec. 7, 2 to 4 p.m. Santa will be visiting the library. There will also be reading of a holiday story and making a fun project. All will have an opportunity to visit with the Jolly Old Elf himself and to talk about the year and share a wish list. Don’t forget your camera.


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 (upper level) during Library hours.

Regular Events:

Creative Corner: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 12:30 p.m. Explore your creative side and enrich your afternoon. Make a simple craft at the library. This program is open to all adults and no registration is required.

Ham Radio Operators (RRRA): Wednesday, Dec. 4, 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. Open to all adults interested in learning about ham radio operating.

Tech Class - Online Shopping: Monday, Dec. 9, 6:30 p. m. Interested in learning tips on shopping and selling online? This is the class session for you. Safety and security online will be discussed. The session is free and open to adults. Registration is required by either calling the library at 701-433-5460 or registering at the library service desk

Genealogy: Saturday, Dec. 7, 12 to 4 p.m. Are you ready to explore your family’s history? Receive help. Take your projects or just ask questions.

Knitty Giddy Group: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 6:30 p.m. Do you like to crochet or knit? This adult group invites adults to join them anytime. Take your own supplies. Lots of help for new crafters and those who need a refresher.

Friday Morning Movie – A Charlie Brown Christmas: Dec. 6, 10:30 a.m. If you are suffering from the “Yuletide” blues your spirit will be lifted with this holiday favorite. A young boy and his white and black beagle along with his 5 friends rediscover what is really important during this holiday season. RatedGNR

Simply Stories: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 10:15 a.m. Take your little ones to the library and enjoy two stories. Geared for lap babies and preschoolers. Unlike regular storytimes, this program is just stories – no crafts. If you’re looking for stories and simple make-and-take crafts, visit the library Tuesdays at 1:30 or Thursdays at 6:30.

Storytime: Welcome to the wonderful world of stories and make-and-take crafts. Story times are geared for preschool through 1st grade age children and their caretakers. Daycares are welcome, but if your group is larger than 5, call ahead so there are enough crafting supplies. Thursday, Dec. 5, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Snow; Tuesday, Dec. 10, 1:30 to 2 p.m., The Red Mitten; Thursday, Dec. 12, 6:30 to 7:30 p. m., The Missing Mitten.

Upcoming Events:

New Release Movie – Monsters University: Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 p. m. Family fun and popcorn too. Going to school for these scary creatures are quite a fun and exciting adventure. Rated (G)

Tech Class - Plan a Winter Getaway Online: Monday, Dec. 16, 6:30 p.m. Tired of the Winter? If you are curious how the plane, car rental and hotel deals work online, this is a safe and easy way to explore. Discover possible vacation sites, how to make reservations online and to check for the best prices to put together your personal package deal. Register for this class by calling the library at 701-433-5460 or register in person at the library’s service desk.

The library is located at 109 3rd. St. E. in the Lodoen Community Center.