Library News (June 25)
Summer Reading Program Events
These events are free and open to the public, but registration in the summer reading program is required, except as noted. There are events and activities for all age groups, and each age has a special theme.
For full details on events, pick up a schedule at the library service desk.
Little Fizzers (Pre-school) Simply Stories
10:15 a.m. July 1: 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.
Salute to Service with a Solider: 1:30 p.m. July 1. 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.Fizz, Boom, Read! (K-5)Craft: 1:30 p.m. Monday. Salute to Service Week: Make a beaded peace symbol. Summer Reading Program registration is required.R.U. Curious Program: Fizz, Boom, Read! Students can pre-register for this event.Spark a Reaction (Grades 6-8) Craft: 3:30 p.m. Monday. Express creativity and create a victory hankie as part of Salute to Service Week. Registration is required.Garden Club (K-8): 10:15 a.m. Today. Learn and discuss different gardening topics, paint flower pots and plant flowers. Registration is required.
All Ages Events Professor Freeze: 7 p.m. Thursday. Explore the wide range of uses for liquid nitrogen with Don Carey.Video Gaming: 3:30 p.m. Friday. Two hours of fun with many video games, LEGOs and Kinect’s available to play.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. 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.