Special Events

Movie of the Month: 1 p.m. Thursday. October’s Movie of the Month is a documentary film on Faribault, Minnesota’s legendary Betty Wall Strohfus.Learn more about Wall’s experiences as a female Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) during World War II. Rated TV-G. Free.

Teen Advisory Group Meeting: 7 p.m. Thursday. First Teen Advisory Group (or TAG) meeting. TAG will meet once a month to talk new books, movies and music, brainstorm program ideas, and have treats. TAG is open to kids in grades 6-12.

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom STEM Storytime: 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Special STEM storytime.

Pine Needle Sew & Chat: 1 p.m. Sunday. This pine needle basket event is open to all who have taken a Pine Needle Basketry class either at the West Fargo Public Library or elsewhere. Bring works in progress or begin a new one. Instructors will be on hand to answer questions and help with supplies. Come to work or observe. No registration required.

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Lego and Game Club: 3 p.m. Tuesday. Stop in every third Tuesday of the month (when school is in session) for Legos and board games. No registration is required. Legos and games will be provided, as well as a snack. Free and open to kids in grades K-8.

Red River Radio Amateurs-General License Class (Eight sessions): 7 p.m. Wednesday. Red River Radio Amateurs (RRRA) is a nonprofit ARRL affiliated Amateur Radio club serving Fargo, Moorhead, and the surrounding area. Periodically, members of the RRRA offer a series of weekly classes in preparation for FCC Amateur Radio license tests. There is no charge for instruction; however, a textbook is required (approximately $30).

Regular Events

Ask a Genealogist: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The Next Chapter Book Club-Evening: 7 p.m. Monday.

The Next Chapter Book Club-Daytime: 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Mah Jongg Gamers: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

Twisted Stitchers: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Wiggle Worms Baby Storytime: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Storytime geared towards children ages 0-18 months.

Preschool Explorers Storytime: 11:15 a.m. Wednesday. Storytime geared towards children ages 2-5 years old.

Technology Tutoring: 4-5 p.m. Wednesday.

Upcoming Events

Caramel Apple Day: 4-5 p.m. Oct. 17. No registration is required and all ages invited. While supplies last. Free.

Third Thursday Book Club: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17. Snacks and a limited number of books will be freely available. See website for a list of titles and discussion questions.

New Release Movie: 10:30 a.m. Oct. 18 and 2 p.m. Oct. 19. Newly released movie with free popcorn. View the copyright protected movie title on our event calendar at westfargolibrary.org Rated G. Free.

Very Busy People Book Club at Thunder Coffee: 1 p.m. Oct. 20. Join us at Thunder Coffee for interesting reads, free treats, and lively discussions. See website for a list of titles and discussion questions. Meets four times a year to discuss works of nonfiction.

Red River Radio Amateurs-General License Class: 7 p.m. Oct. 23.

Presentation: “The History of Florence Klingensmith” by Mark Peihl: 7 p.m. Oct. 21. Mark Peihl, Archivist for the Historical & Cultural Society of Clay County, will give a presentation on Florence Klingensmith, a Clay County woman who found success and fame during a time when pilots were superstars and women were discriminated against.

Performance: Peter Fletcher, Classical Guitarist at Sheyenne High School Theater: 7 p.m. Oct. 29 at West Fargo Sheyenne High School Theater. Fletcher is an American classical guitarist who offers an audience-friendly, solo recital including repertoire that runs the gamut from the Baroque Period through the 20th Century.