Fargo Public Library - Event Registration

 

Herbology: Crafting Never-die Plants for the Home

Age(s) 11 – Adult

Have no aptitude for Herbology, but wish you did? Join Hogwart’s Professor Sprout and her top student from Slytherin for this crafty herbology session. With a little bit of magic, transform common items such as paper and wire into beautiful plants for the home that will never die. No water, no sun, no problem! This program is recommended for adult and crafty teen witches and wizards.

Sessions
Feb 25, 2020 (Tue), 7:00 pm
Openings: FULL
Main Library


Little Squirt Science

Age(s) 3 – 5

Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 can learn about their world each month through science activities that provide a little knowledge and a lot of fun! Space is limited and registration is required. Registration is for the current month only. For more information about this or any other Fargo Public Library program, please call Children’s Services at 701.241.1495 or send Children's Services an email.

Sessions
Feb 28, 2020 (Fri), 11:00 am
Openings: FULL
Main Library

Feb 29, 2020 (Sat), 11:00 am
Openings: FULL
Dr. James Carlson Library


Herbology: Growing Easy Houseplants of the Muggle World

Age(s) 18 – Adult

Witches and wizards! Looking to improve your O.W.L. score in Herbology without using Felix Felicis? Hogwarts Herbology Professors Pomona Sprout and Neville Longbottom will host a two-hour workshop covering tips and techniques on growing Muggle houseplants. You’ll even get to take a few cuttings home! No magical skills required.

Sessions
Feb 29, 2020 (Sat), 10:00 am
Openings: FULL
Main Library


Tea Tasting

Age(s) 18 – Adult

Explore some of the many unique teas available. Samples of 4 different teas from around the globe will be provided each month, along with brewing tips and relevant information on the background of that month’s selection. Bring a friend so you can sip tea and socialize. This program is recommended for adults.

Sessions
Mar 7, 2020 (Sat), 10:00 am
Openings: 9
Dr. James Carlson Library


Magical Creature Crafts

Age(s) 6 – 12

Children ages 6 to 12 are invited to spend the afternoon making a variety of magical creature crafts. Professor Hagrid will be on site to instruct you in the care and creation of magical creatures. All materials provided. Registration is required and begins February 7. For more information about this or any other Fargo Public Library program, please call Children’s Services at 701.241.1495 or send Children's Services an email.

Sessions
Mar 7, 2020 (Sat), 3:00 pm
Openings: FULL
Main Library


Harry Potter Winged Key Mobile Craft

Age(s) 11 – Adult

Make a Harry Potter winged key mobile for your favorite room. All materials will be supplied. Pre-registration is required; register online or contact Sara W. at 701.298.6960 or swestall@fargolibrary.org for more details.

Sessions
Mar 9, 2020 (Mon), 4:00 pm
Openings: 13
Main Library

Mar 12, 2020 (Thu), 4:00 pm
Openings: 20
Northport Library


Quilling

Age(s) 18 – Adult

Learn the basic technique of quilling and make a flower and bookmark to take home. All supplies will be provided.

Sessions
Mar 12, 2020 (Thu), 6:30 pm
Openings: 1
Main Library

Mar 14, 2020 (Sat), 10:00 am
Openings: 4
Dr. James Carlson Library


Writing Workshop with Marcie R. Rendon at the Northport Library*

Age(s) 13 – Adult

Join us for a hands-on workshop with author Marcie R. Rendon. Participants will be asked to think and write from their own experiences, following the adage of ‘write what you know’. Ms. Rendon will also discuss the process of writing within the context of your own culture and life experience with the goal of being published. This event is recommended for "Northern Narratives" participants. Participants should bring a laptop or notebook to write in. Refreshments will be provided. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Register online or contact Melisa at 701.476.4076.

  • UPDATED 2/4/2020: The location for this event is now at the Northport Library.
    Saturday, March 14 – Northport Library (2714 N. Broadway) from 1 to 3 p.m.
Sessions
Mar 14, 2020 (Sat), 1:00 pm
Openings: FULL
Northport Library


Harry Potter Deathly Hollows Wreath Craft

Age(s) 13 – Adult

Want to live FOREVER? Maybe with a bit of magic, and some help from nature you can do it! Join us to make a Harry Potter-themed Deathly Hallows wall decoration! You won’t have to use the Sorting Hat to choose your house colors, simply pick your favorite decorations to display your wizardness or show your enthusiasm subtly by using rustic and natural embellishments. Pre-registration is required and opens Feb. 21. Register online or call 701.241.1492.

Sessions
Mar 21, 2020 (Sat), 2:00 pm
Openings: 23
Main Library