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Adult Events

  1. Social Media Showcase

    September 18, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library, Executive Conference Room

    Introduces students to three of the most popular social media websites (Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest), some of the background behind them, and some of the basic tools and purposes for using each one. Class is free and lasts one hour. Register at the Information Desk.

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  2. Basic Genealogy Class

    September 18, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Executive Conference Room

    The free class is an introduction to online genealogy research tools. Session is held in the Executive Conference Room and lasts approximately 90 minutes. To register contact the Information Desk at 701-355-1480.

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Bookmobile

  1. Bookmobile Route 9

    September 18, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM @ Lea Ahead Preschool 9:30-10:00
    Lighthouse Learning Center 10:30-11:00
    Sterling Gas Station 11:30-12:20
    Menoken School 12:45-1:45
    Manning School 2:15-3:00

    All Bookmobile stops are open to the public!

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Children's Library

  1. Preschool Story Time

    September 18, 2019, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM @ Children's Library Story Room

    This story time focuses on books, puppets, and songs. Speaking puppets help bring stories to life and spark the imagination in your child. Our main focus at Preschool Story Time is to instill a love of reading, encourage creativity, and help children become aware of the world around them.

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  2. Preschool Story Time

    September 18, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM @ Children's Library Story Room

    This story time focuses on books, puppets, and songs. Speaking puppets help bring stories to life and spark the imagination in your child. Our main focus at Preschool Story Time is to instill a love of reading, encourage creativity, and help children become aware of the world around them.

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  3. Wiggle Time

    September 18, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Children's Library Story Room

    Wiggle Time is an hour long free-play for children and their parents or caregivers. They are invited to explore a mix of play experiences including blocks, puppets/puppet stage, dramatic play toys, trampoline, and other play equipment. Adults must be in attendance at all times and are responsible for children's safety.

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Main Calendar

  1. Great Books Discussion Book Club

    September 18, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Library Missouri River Room

    Regular Meetings 7 p.m. 3rd Wednesday from September through May Missouri River Room ?Selections for 2019-2020 September 18: The Darling by Anton Chekhov October 16: First Snow on Mount Fuji by Yasunari Kawabata November 20: The Birthmark by Nathaniel Hawthorne December 18: The Lottery by Shirley Jackson January 15: Selected Poems by Lisel Mueller February 19: Smallest Woman in the World by Clarice Lispector March 18: Lava Cameo by Eavan Boland April 15: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien May 20: Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover Great Books is sponsored in part by the Friends of the Bismarck Public Library.

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