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Adult Programs & Events

North Dakota Nurses in World War I

Women from North Dakota served as US Army and Red Cross registered nurses in the first World War. Join us for presentation by Mavis Goodroad, president of the North Dakota American Legion Auxiliary, regarding the 225 nurses who served in World War I. Alll ages are welcome to this free event. For details, contact Steve at 701.241.1492.
Thursday, Nov. 30 – Main Library at 7 p.m.

bells and music

Family Holiday Concert with FM Choral Artists

The Fargo Public Library is pleased to welcome members of the Fargo-Moorhead Choral Artists to the downtown Main Library on Saturday, Dec. 9, for a Family Holiday Concert starting at 10 a.m. in the community room. The group will serve up a holiday treat for the whole family with a unique combination of favorite seasonal songs in a family-friendly setting. Children can join in the music-making with various rhythm instruments, including sleigh bells. Kids of all ages and families are welcome to this free performance. For details, contact Beth at 701.241.1492. Please note: adults must accompany children age 9 and younger.
Related Resources:
25 Sing-A-Long Christmas Songs for Kids by Songtime Kids (Children’s CD)
Season Sings! by Miss Carole (Children’s CD)
VeggieTales. O Holy Night: Journey of a Little Drummer Boy by VeggieTales (Children’s CD)

Beginner Yoga at Carlson

This is a class for those who haven’t tried yoga before or who want a refresher. The purpose of this class is to provide a relaxing environment to focus on taking card or YOU! Along with gentle stretching, this class will also teach breathing exercises to provide calmness. Bring a yoga mat if you have one or a large towel and wear comfortable clothing that is easy to move in. This program is recommended for adults, and no registration is required. Call 701.241.1492 for details.
Upcoming dates:
Wednesdays – 6:30 p.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library
Dates: Nov. 1, 15, 22, and 29 (no Beginner Yoga on Nov. 8)

Dec. 6, 20 and 27 (no Beginner Yoga on Dec. 13)

Thursdays – 6:30 p.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library
Dates: Nov. 2, 9, 16, and 30 (no Beginner Yoga on Nov. 23 – Thanksgiving Day)

Dec. 14, 21 and 28 (no Beginner Yoga on Dec. 7)

Chess Club

All ages and skill levels are invited to participate in the Fargo Public Library’s Chess Club! Meetings are held every Thursday between 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. in the Fercho Room at the downtown Main Library. No registration is required. For more information, contact Children's Services at 701.241.1495.
Upcoming dates:
Thursdays, Nov. 2, 9, 16, and 30 – 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Main Library