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Teen: Spray Dye T-shirts
Age(s) 11-17
Spray Dye T-shirts

Teens are invited to 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 contact teens@cityoffargo.com for more info. Registration opens May 22.
Tuesday, June 27 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, June 29 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.
Teen Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
6/27/2017 Tuesday, June 27th 2:00 PM Carlson Full
6/29/2017 Thursday, June 29th 2:00 PM Northport Full
Story Stones Craft
Age(s) 2-6
Create a story, stone by stone, with your story stone set. Adults will work with their pre-readers to build storytelling skills and have fun with this collaborative craft. This event is open to children ages 2 to 6. Pre-registration is required and will start Saturday, May 27.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
6/27/2017 Tuesday, June 27th 6:00 PM Main Full
6/28/2017 Wednesday, June 28th 10:00 AM Carlson Full
Build a Birdhouse
Age(s) 9-12
Kids ages 9-12 will construct a birdhouse with members of the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters Local 1176. Parents must be present for children to participate.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/10/2017 Monday, July 10th 6:30 PM Northport 11/20 Add to Cart
Teen: Bristle Bots
Age(s) 11-17
Bristle Bots

Assemble your own Bristle Bot and watch it move! All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or contact teens@cityoffargo.com for more info. Registration opens May 22.
Tuesday, July 11 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 13 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.
Science
Teen Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/11/2017 Tuesday, July 11th 2:00 PM Carlson 15/16 Add to Cart
7/13/2017 Thursday, July 13th 2:00 PM Northport 7/16 Add to Cart
Build a Toolbox
Age(s) 5-8
Kids ages 5-8 will construct a toolbox with members of the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters Local 1176. Parents must be present for children to participate.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/11/2017 Tuesday, July 11th 6:30 PM Main 14/30 Add to Cart
Weave a Basket
Age(s) 5-8
A-tisket, a-tasket, we're going to make a basket! Learn basket weaving with Chelsea Thorson from the Make Room. All materials will be provided.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/15/2017 Saturday, July 15th 10:00 AM Carlson 9/20 Add to Cart
Weave a Basket
Age(s) 9-12
A-tisket, a-tasket, we're going to make a basket! Learn basket weaving with Chelsea Thorson from the Make Room. All materials will be provided.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/15/2017 Saturday, July 15th 1:00 PM Carlson 6/20 Add to Cart
Brew Your Own: Kombucha
Age(s) Adult
Kombucha is a lightly fermented tea that many believe to have health benefits. If you’ve never tried it or want to know more about brewing your own, this is the class for you. All supplies provided. Class is recommended for adults.
Adult Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/17/2017 Monday, July 17th 6:30 PM Main 6/24 Add to Cart
Teen: Stamped Leather Bookmarks
Age(s) 11-17
Stamped Leather Bookmarks

Create your own stamped leather bookmark to hold your place in your favorite book. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or contact teens@cityoffargo.com for more info. Registration opens May 22.
Tuesday, July 18 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 20 at the Northport Library at 2 p.m.
Teen Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/18/2017 Tuesday, July 18th 2:00 PM Carlson 13/16 Add to Cart
7/20/2017 Thursday, July 20th 2:00 PM Northport 9/16 Add to Cart
Fairy Houses
Age(s) 1-12
Do you have fairies at home or in your garden? Quick! Build them a place to live so they will stay! Create whimsical fairy houses for your home or garden. All ages are welcome to attend, but pre-registration is required and begin Monday, June 19. Fairy furniture and other craft accessories will be provided. To register contact Children's Services at (701) 241-1495 or online at www.fargolibrary.org.
Child Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/20/2017 Thursday, July 20th 10:00 AM Main Full
Turtle Power Tae-Kwon Do
Age(s) 5-12
COWABUNGA! We’re going deep into the underbelly of the city to learn how to train like the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Master Jim Grimestad from Red River Tae-Kwon-Do is returning to teach us some awesome martial arts moves worthy of the Turtles! Crafts and snacks to follow. This event is open to ninjas ages 5-12. Pre-registration is required and begins Saturday, June 24.
Child Craft
Child Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/24/2017 Monday, July 24th 11:00 AM Main 7/75 Add to Cart
Brew Your Own: Cold Brew Coffee
Age(s) Adult
Expert brewers will demonstrate the cold brewing process so you can make this tasty coffee at home.
Adult Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/24/2017 Monday, July 24th 6:30 PM Main 3/24 Add to Cart
Teen: Glam-Candy Necklaces
Age(s) 11-17
Glam-Candy Necklaces

Not your average candy necklaces! Create a stylish confection for yourself, then make one to take home for a friend out of a variety of colorful edibles. All materials provided. Pre-registration required. Register online or contact teens@cityoffargo.com for more info. Registration opens May 22.
Tuesday, July 25 at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 27 at the Northport Library at 2.pm.
Teen Craft
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/25/2017 Tuesday, July 25th 2:00 PM Carlson 15/16 Add to Cart
7/27/2017 Thursday, July 27th 2:00 PM Northport 4/16 Add to Cart
Super Sleuths: Escape and Accessorize
Age(s) 6-8
Calling all secret agents! Your final Summer Reading Program mission is to go undercover and try to Escape the Library! Based on the popular Escape Room concept, kids will need to work together to get out in time. After you Escape the Library, stick around to make your own spy kit! To escape the library you must be ages 6-8 and need to pre-register. To register contact Children's Services at (701)241-1495. PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINS PRIOR TO YOUR SESSION.


Child Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/29/2017 Saturday, July 29th 11:00 AM Main 2/6 Add to Cart
7/29/2017 Saturday, July 29th 12:15 PM Main 3/6 Add to Cart
Super Sleuths: Escape and Accessorize
Age(s) 9-12
Calling all secret agents! Your final Summer Reading Program mission is to go undercover and try to Escape the Library! Based on the popular Escape Room concept, kids will need to work together to get out in time. After you Escape the Library, stick around to make your own spy kit! To escape the library you must be ages 9-12 and need to pre-register. To register contact Children's Services at (701)241-1495. PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINS PRIOR TO YOUR SESSION.
Child Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/29/2017 Saturday, July 29th 1:30 PM Main 4/6 Add to Cart
7/29/2017 Saturday, July 29th 2:45 PM Main 0/6 Add to Cart
7/29/2017 Saturday, July 29th 4:00 PM Main 0/6 Add to Cart
Brew Your Own: Tisanes (Herbal Tea)
Age(s) Adult
Learn all about the benefits, brewing methods and recipes for tisanes and make your own blend from a variety of herbs, spices or citrus. All supplies provided. Class is recommended for adults. ??
Adult Program
Date Description Time Location Registrations
7/31/2017 Monday, July 31st 6:30 PM Main 5/24 Add to Cart