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Celebrate Jazz! ConcertsMusic Notes

April is Jazz Appreciation Month, a global celebration to advance recognition of jazz as America’s original music. Join us as we celebrate this dynamic genre of music with two Saturday afternoon concerts, featuring the NDSU Faculty Jazztet and NDSU Student Group. These concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Lori West at
Saturday, April 16, at the Main Library at 2 p.m. - NDSU Faculty Jazztet
Saturday, April 30, a the Main Library at 2 p.m. - NDSU Student Group

Gardening Series

Get your green thumb ready for spring and summer with four informational and hands-on gardening sessions at the library! Attend any or all of the sessions. All workshops will be at the downtown Main Library. No registration is necessary for any of the sessions. For details, contact the Main Library at 241-1492. Dates, topics, and presenters are:
Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m.:  Growing Cut Flowers with Barb Laschkewitsch
Tuesday, May 10, at 7 p.m.: Square Foot Gardening with Dr. Ron Smith
Tuesday, May 17, at 7 p.m.
Gardening: Bee'utiful Landscapes – Building a Pollinator Garden with Dr. Esther McGinnis

Blossom Barter

The Blossom Barter is an opportunity to share your love of gardening with your neighbors. Participants are asked to bring healthy divided or sprouted bedding plants to exchange with others.
Tuesday, May 3, at the Main Library at 7 p.m.

Webinar on Scholarships and Fellowships

As a cooperating collection of the Foundation Center, the Fargo Public Library provides local non-profits with access to the most comprehensive resource on grants and foundations. Librarian Greg Gilstrap will screen a webinar titled How to Find and Win Scholarships and Fellowships which focuses on knowing how and where to look for funding to pay for school. No registration is required. Call 241-1492 with any questions. Saturday, May 14, at the Main Library at 2 p.m.

Adventures in WonderlandWhite Rabbit

Follow us through the looking glass! Join Alice and her friends as they attend a tea party, follow the Cheshire Cat through the library, and make a Wonderland souvenir to take home. Costumes are encouraged, and there will be a photo booth. Open to adults, teens, and families. No registration is required. All materials will be provided. Contact Amanda at 476-4040 with questions.
Sunday, May 22, at the Main Library at 2 p.m.