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Adult Events

  1. Beginning Microsoft Word Class

    May 9, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library, ECR Room

    Learn the basic functions of Microsoft Word and the computer keyboard. Look at business/holiday letters and resumes.

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  2. Diabetes Self-Management Workshops

    May 9, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Room B or C, Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library

    Sanford Health is offering a diabetes self-management workshop just for you. Topics include healthy eating, tips for exercising, and managing blood sugar levels. Workshops are no charge. Call (877) 234-4240 to register for a community in-person workshop. Workshop dates are April 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 9, 16.

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  3. Founders Day with the Slaughter Family

    May 9, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Bismarck Public Library--Meeting Room A

    Bismarck Historical Society invites you to celebrate the 147th birthday of Bismarck! Students from Lincoln Elementary School will sing the National Anthem and lead the Pledge of Allegiance. Descendants of Benjamin and Linda Slaughter will share ancedotes and a slide presentation on the Slaughter family, past and present, will start the discussion. Performances of two Linda Slaughter songs ("When Friends are False" and "North Dakota: a Song for the State") will end the evening. This event is made possible through a partnership with the Bismarck Public Library.

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  1. Bookmobile Route 6

    May 9, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:45 PM @ Leap Ahead Preschool 10:00-10:20
    Crescent Manor 10:30-11:30
    Leap Ahead Preschool 12:30-12:50
    Lincoln Cenex Gas Station 3:10-3:30
    Lakota Lane 3:35-3:55
    Edgerly Lane 4:10-4:45
    Lincoln School 5:00-6:30

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Children's Library

  1. Lapsit Baby Story Time

    May 9, 2019, 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM @ Children's Library Story Room

    This story time is for children held in caregiver laps for books, songs, and puppets. Through this story time interaction, your baby will develop language and social skills. Plus, story time fosters a close emotional relationship between you and your baby. Babies learn to associate books with the pleasure of being with parents, and this pleasure will translate to a love of reading.

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  2. Preschool Story Time

    May 9, 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

    May 9, 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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  4. Story Time Ballet Preview - Rapunzel

    May 9, 2019, 4:30 PM - 4:50 PM @ Children's Library Story Room

    Join dancers from Northern Plains Dance as they provide a preview of their upcoming ballet, Rapunzel. The story overview and a scene or two will be presented. This event is appropriate for all ages. Courtesy of Northern Plains Dance

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  5. Little Songbirds

    May 9, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Children's Library Story Room

    Focusing on developmental milestones, this early music program is a great way to introduce music to young children. Classes will focus on singing, movement, instrument play, and dance to achieve early developmental milestones, bonding between child and caregiver, and a love of music! (Presented by music therapist, Bobbi Jo Vandal) This program is sponsored by Friends of the Bismarck Public Library.

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Mobile Library

  1. Mobile Library Route

    May 9, 2019, All Day

    The Mobile Library will be stopping at these locations today: Augusta Place - 10:30 AM, St. Vincent's - 2:00 PM, MREC-Pioneer - 3:15 PM, YMCA - Main Location - 3:30 PM, YMCA-Divide - 3:40 PM

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