Zumba To The Rhythm

The library was up and at ’em this week with Zumba.  And with this week, the library is now at the halfway point of the Summer Reading Program!  The YMCA led the group in some energetic dance to the beat.     The staff has been frantically gathering returned materials and reshelving them in order to…
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Disney Music With The F-M Orchestra

This week for our Summer Reading Program event, we invited Christina Chen-Byers – Director of the Fargo-Moorhead University Orchestra – to help kids learn about music.  As an added bonus, she focused on some famous tunes from various Disney movies.  If nothing else, the staff was nostalgic.     The kids participated in some question-and-answer…
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The Moorhead Library Gets Footloose

This week we hosted the Gooseberry Park Players as they taught the kids about singing, dancing, and performing, as part of our Summer Reading Program.  And, this year’s theme happened to be Footloose! The Gooseberry Park Players showcased their talent with individual and group performances making for some interesting library music.  With some audience participation…
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Minnesota History Center Bus Trip

On Saturday, April 25th, the Moorhead Library had a special opportunity to take a group of 50 patrons to the Minnesota History Center, in Saint Paul, for a Legacy Field Trip event! Funding from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund provided free History Center admission and transportation. Led by two librarians of our own, we…
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Nomi Eve’s Skype Book Club

Recently, our April Adult Book Club welcomed a very special guest:  Nomi Eve.  The author of Henna House, which the club read for the month, visited with the group over Skype!      Nomi was gracious enough to share her adventure with us on her Facebook Page.  Our book club was Nomi’s 82nd venture into visiting…
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