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West Fargo Library events for the week of June 29

West Fargo Library events for the week of June 29, 2022.

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Summer Boost reading challenge
People of all ages can sign up to earn prizes for reading this summer through the library’s Summer Boost program. Learn more or sign up at westfargolibrary.org/summerboost .

Wednesday, June 29
8:30 – 9:30 a.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Goldenwood Park , 1330 5th St NW, West Fargo
Each stop includes tons of books to browse, read, and check out, games and activities for families to practice important literacy skills, new take home activities every week, free wifi access for folks visiting the bus, a library experience where people of all ages can pick up holds, sign up for a library card, ask questions, check out items, pick up Summer Boost prizes and learn about library programs and services. For the complete Little Red Reading Bus route schedule, visit TheLittleRedReadingBus.com.

10 – 11 a.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Maplewood Park, 1504 17th Ave E, West Fargo

10:30 – 11:30 a.m. | Ready to Read Storytime at West Fargo Public Library
Ready to Read Storytimes at the West Fargo Public Library are open, interactive storytime sessions that get children practicing early literacy skills through reading, writing, songs, play, and art activities before they head to Kindergarten. Ready to Read Storytime is intended for children ages 3 - 5, but kids of other ages will not be turned away. Each storytime is a little different, but attendees always read, play and create together. Each week has a new theme, new stories, new activities and new fun.

Thursday, June 30
8:30 – 9:30 a.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Rendezvous Park, 1055 32nd Ave W, West Fargo
Each stop includes tons of books to browse, read, and check out, games and activities for families to practice important literacy skills, new take home activities every week, free wifi access for folks visiting the bus, a library experience where people of all ages can pick up holds, sign up for a library card, ask questions, check out items, pick up Summer Boost prizes and learn about library programs and services.

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10 – 11 a.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Shadow Wood Park, 3545 4th St E, West Fargo

2:30 – 3:30 p.m., Let’s Make Ocean Terrariums (for teens 13 – 18)
Middle school and high school students are invited to the West Fargo Library to make their own DIY ocean-themed terrarium using a variety of materials provided by the library. This event is free and open to the public. No registration required.

6 – 8 p.m., Technology tutors available
Volunteer technology tutors are available to assist with topics like: basic computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone skills; basic internet and browser skills; setting up email or social media accounts; learning how to use apps and websites; and streaming and downloading digital media. Sign up for an appointment at WestFargoLibrary.org.

Friday, July 1
10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Baby boost storytime at West Fargo Public Library
Baby Boost Storytime at the West Fargo Library provides a safe and encouraging space for babies, toddlers and their caregivers to interact and grow language and social skills through books, rhymes, movement, and play. Activities from this storytime also help foster an emotional connection between the child and their caregiver, which helps to create a positive association with learning and reading.

Saturday, July 2
10 a.m. – noon, Technology tutors available
Volunteer technology tutors are available to assist with topics like: basic computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone skills; basic internet and browser skills; setting up email or social media accounts; learning how to use apps and websites; and streaming and downloading digital media. Sign up for an appointment at WestFargoLibrary.org. .

Sunday, July 3
The West Fargo Public Library is closed Sundays from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Monday, July 4
The West Fargo Public Library is closed in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.
The Little Red Reading Bus will not visit Meadowlark Park or Dakota Park on Monday, July 4 due to the Fourth of July holiday.

Tuesday, July 5
10 a.m. – noon, Technology tutors available
Volunteer technology tutors are available to assist with topics like: basic computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone skills; basic internet and browser skills; setting up email or social media accounts; learning how to use apps and websites; and streaming and downloading digital media. Sign up for an appointment at WestFargoLibrary.org.

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5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Village West Park, 4415 Ninth Ave. Circle S, Fargo
Each stop includes tons of books to browse, read, and check out, games and activities for families to practice important literacy skills, new take home activities every week, free wifi access for folks visiting the bus, a library experience where people of all ages can pick up holds, sign up for a library card, ask questions, check out items, pick up Summer Boost prizes and learn about library programs and services. For the complete Little Red Reading Bus route schedule, visit TheLittleRedReadingBus.com.

7 – 8 p.m., Little Red Reading Bus at Tintes Park, 161 Sixth Ave. E, West Fargo

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