Library News (July 2)
Summer Reading Program Events:
Little Fizzers (Preschool):
Simply Stories: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday and 12:30 p.m. Thursday. This session is geared for lap babies and preschoolers and is just stories – no crafts. For stories and simple make-and-take crafts, visit the library at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Summer reading program registration is not required.
Story time – Green Mother Goose: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Story times are geared for preschool- through-first-grade-age children and their caretakers. Day cares are welcome, but for groups larger than five, please call ahead to (701) 433-5460. Summer Reading Program registration is not required.Fun with Food: 10:15 a.m. today. Program for preschoolers and caretakers that includes story time, activities and healthy snacks. Part of North Dakota State University nutrition program. Registration required.
Fizz, Boom, Read! (K-5)1:30 p.m. Monday. Tech Petting Zoo. Laptops will be provided to allow participants hands-on learning of technology. Summer Reading Program registration is required.Spark a Reaction (Grades 6-8): 3:30 p.m. Monday. Tech Petting Zoo. Laptops will be provided to allow participants hands-on learning of technology. Summer Reading Program registration is required.
Garden Club (K-8): 10:15 a.m. today. Learn and discuss various gardening topics, paint flowerpots and plant flowers. Registration is required.
Literary Elements: 4:30 p.m. July 8: Bring a photo to the library and learn to decoupage it on a wood base. Summer Reading Program registration required.Repurposed Frames: 3:30 p.m. Thursday: Repurpose an old picture frame into a unique dry-erase board. Please bring frames; library will have a limited supply. Registration required.West Fargo: Looking Back, Looking Forward: An 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 of the library) during library hours.
Regular Events:Genealogy: Noon and 4 p.m. Saturday. Bring projects or just ask questions.Knitty Giddy: 6:30 p.m. July 1. New and experienced crafters are welcome. Bring supplies.Friday Morning Movie: 10:30 a.m. Friday. “Frozen” (PG)
RR Zoomobile: 6:30 p.m. July 10. The Red River Zoomobile will visit the library with a group of animals and information about their care. The program is open to all ages. No registration is required.
The library is now on summer schedule and will be closed on Sundays. It will be closed July 4.