Fargo Public Library - Event Registration

 

FPL's 1st Annual Puzzle Competition

Age(s) 12 – Adult

Celebrate National Puzzle Day with a puzzle competition and exchange on Sunday, January 29th at the downtown Fargo Library from 1:30pm-3:30pm. 20 teams will have two hours to complete a 500 piece puzzle, that you get to keep. The top three teams win a prize! Participants are also welcome to bring a puzzle or two to exchange after the competition. Program is recommended for adults, teens or families. Pre-registration is required and will open January 15.

Participants are encouraged to arrive no later than 1:30pm.

Teams should include 3 or 4 people. Only one person on each team is required to register.

Sessions
Jan 29, 2023 (Sun), 1:30 pm
Openings: FULL
Main Library


Perfectly Pixelated: Cross-Stitch Wall Hanging

Age(s) 18 – Adult

Join us for a series of crafts all utilizing points of color. Get nostalgic with mini Perler beads, but with a modern twist. Make a hooped cross-stitch wall hanging. Add some sparkle to your reading with diamond painted bookmarks. All materials will be provided. Program is recommended for adults. Preregistration is required and opens two weeks prior to each craft. Register online or call 701.241.1492 for more information.

Sessions
Jan 31, 2023 (Tue), 6:00 pm
Openings: FULL
Dr. James Carlson Library


History Reading Club - January 2023

Age(s) 18 – Adult

History Reading Club title for January 31, 2023 is Bad Mexicans: Race, Empire, and Revolution in the Borderlands by Kelly Lytle.

Sessions
Jan 31, 2023 (Tue), 6:30 pm
Openings: 1
Main Library


Tea Tasting

Age(s) 13 – 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 to the Dr. James Carlson Library. This program is recommended for adults and teens (13+). Pre-registration is recommended and opens 2 weeks before each session. Contact Katrina at kgunderson@fargolibrary.org with any questions.
Dates in the event series:
Saturday, Jan. 7 – Dr. James Carlson Library at 10 a.m. (Registration opens Dec. 24)
Saturday, Feb. 4 – Dr. James Carlson Library at 10 a.m. (Registration opens Jan. 21)
Saturday, March 4 – Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m. (Registration opens Feb. 18)
Saturday, April 1 – Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m. (Registration opens March 18)

Sessions
Feb 4, 2023 (Sat), 10:00 am
Openings: 18
Dr. James Carlson Library


Perfectly Pixelated: Diamond Painting Bookmarks

Age(s) 18 – Adult

Join us for a series of crafts all utilizing points of color. Get nostalgic with mini Perler beads, but with a modern twist. Make a hooped cross-stitch wall hanging. Add some sparkle to your reading with diamond painted bookmarks. All materials will be provided. Program is recommended for adults. Preregistration is required and opens two weeks prior to each craft. Register online or call 701.241.1492 for more information.

Sessions
Feb 7, 2023 (Tue), 6:00 pm
Openings: FULL
Northport Library

Feb 11, 2023 (Sat), 10:00 am
Openings: FULL
Dr. James Carlson Library


Family Trivia Night

Age(s) 5 – Adult

Each month we'll feature a different theme and see who knows the most! Family trivia night is open to individuals, families, or teams of all ages - trivia works best for kids who are reading independently. Families are invited to pre-register at the beginning the the current month. All materials provided including prizes for our top winners and snacks for all!

Feb. 23 – Wonderful World of Disney
Mar. 30 – Road Trip!: World Geography
Apr. 27 – Mammals, Reptiles, & Birds, Oh My!
May 25 – Harry Potter and the Night of Trivia

For more information on this or any other library program, please call Children’s Services at 701.241.1495 or send Children's Services an email.

Sessions
Feb 23, 2023 (Thu), 6:00 pm
Openings: 73
Main Library