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Solar Eclipse Viewing Party Aug. 21 at the Dr. James Carlson Library


A Solar Eclipse Viewing Party is planned Monday, Aug. 21, starting at 10 a.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library. The library will join more than 2,000 libraries across the country to participate in the viewing of the solar eclipse. Kids of all ages are invited to attend and celebrate with snacks, crafts and other related activities while waiting for the moment of the eclipse. Our part of the country will experience a partial eclipse. Safe viewing glasses, provided by the STAR Library Education Network and its NASA @ My Library project, will be available while supplies last. No pre-registration is required to attend. The party will be held rain or (partial) sunshine. For details, contact the Children’s Services Department at 701.241.1495 or email

Fargo Public Library events are free and open to the public. Children age 9 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. For a list of upcoming events, visit the library's (online calendar.