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Teen Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories

The Fargo Public Library’s Teen Summer Reading Program will give teens and tweens, ages 11 to 18, the opportunity to take part in a variety of interesting programs and activities this summer. To participate, simply stop by any Fargo Public Library location or print out a Teen Book Log and begin reading on June 3 and return your completed log by August 10 to win a free book and be entered into our grand prize drawing.

Help us make the Summer Reading program even better by taking a short survey!


Full Moon Craft Fest

Celebrate the Strawberry Moon at this all-ages arts & crafts party. Adults and teens can make moon phase T-shirts or marbled moon pendants, while kids and families can get messy with moon phase potato prints and other moon-themed crafts. No pre-registration required, but adults and teens wanting to make a Moon Phase T-shirt must bring their own black or dark colored shirt.
Monday, June 17 at the Main Library at 6 p.m.


Spray Dye T-shirts

Get creative with spray fabric paint to make a tie- dye effect on a white t-shirt. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.476.5978 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, June 18 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, June 20 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.


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Stomp Rocket

Participants will create their own paper rocket , and then launch it with a stomp pad! Will your rocket survive the trip and landing impact with its contents intact?! Presented by North Dakota Space Grant Program STEM Ambassadors. Geared towards kids ages 9-15. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.241.8295 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Wednesday, June 19 at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. at the Main Library


Galactic Glow Games

Compete against your friends by playing some of your favorite games, glow in the dark style. Shoot for the stars with games like bowling, ring-toss, croquet, and many more. Wear your favorite glow in the dark or neon gear. Snacks and beverages will be provided. All materials provided. Pre-registration is required. Register online or call Sara M at 701.298.6960 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, June 25 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, June 27 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.


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Great Science for Teens

Join us for an all new edition of Great Science for Teens led by Dr. Graeme Wyllie of Concordia College with fun science experiments made just for teens. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.476.5978 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Monday, July 8 at the Main Library at 6:30 p.m.


Cupcakes in Space Wars

We’ll provide the cupcakes and decorating materials, you bring your out of this world ideas! Tweens and teens will create their very own space-themed cupcake masterpieces. Everyone’s a winner because they get to eat their creation, but will you be declared the Intergalactic Cupcake Champion?!?!
All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.241.8295 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, July 9 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 11 at the Northport library at 2 p.m.


Watercolor Zodiac Constellation Art

Do you know your Zodiac sign? Learn more about zodiac signs and paint your sign into the night-time sky using watercolor paints. You will then be able to frame your artwork to take home. Pre-registration is required. Register online or contact Sara M at 701.298.6960 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, July 16 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 18 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.


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Galaxy Slime

Fluffy, gooey, fun slime! Make your own colorful slime to take home! All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.476.5978 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, July 23 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 25 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.


End of Summer Reading Party with Solar System Bracelets and Astronaut Ice Cream

Snack on some astronaut ice cream while you make a bracelet inspired by the planets in our solar system. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or call 701.476.5978 for more info. Registration opens May 20.
Tuesday, July 30 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Thursday, August 1 at the Main Library at 2 p.m.


Teen Survey

Teen Services Survey

We want to hear what you have to say! Help the Fargo Public Library improve our services for teens. Please give us feedback by filling out our brief survey and you could win a $25 gift card.


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