Library News (July 9)
Summer Reading Program Events
Little Fizzers (Preschool) Simply Stories: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday. 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 – Color My World: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. 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. Summer Reading Program registration is not required.Fun with Food: 10:15 a.m. July 16. A program for preschoolers and their caretakers that includes activities and a healthy snack. The program is part of the nutrition program by North Dakota State University Extension Service. Registration is required.Fizz, Boom, Read! (K-5) Craft: 1:30 p.m. Monday. Learn what a polymer is and make a GLOP. Registration required.Spark a Reaction (Grades 6-8) Craft: 3:30 p.m. Monday. Learn what a polymer is and make a GLOP. Summer Reading Program registration is required.Garden Club: 10:15 a.m. today. Learn and discuss different gardening topics, paint flower pots and plant flowers. Registration is required.Red River Zoomobile: 3:30 p.m. Thursday. The Red River Zoomobile will be visiting the library with a select group of animals. No registration is required.Literary Elements: Blind Date with a Book (high school age – adults): 7 p.m. Monday. Discussion of participants’ blind date with a book. Please visit the library and choose a wrapped book at the service desk, then read and enjoy it. Light refreshments will be provided and registration is 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.Genealogy: Noon and 4 p.m. Saturday. Bring projects or just ask questions.Knitty Giddy: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. New and experienced crafters are welcome. Bring supplies.Video Gaming: 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Two hours of fun with many video games, LEGOs and Kinect’s available to play.Friday Morning Movie: 10:30 a.m. Friday. “Wall E” (G, 98 minutes)
Summer Reading Program Event: Cookie Decorating. K-5 at 1:30 p.m. and grades 6-8 at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Each student will have two cookies to decorate with instructions from a master decorator. Summer Reading Program Registration required.Summer Reading Program Event: Read to a therapy dog: 2 p.m. July 22.