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Thursday, April 18:
Oscar Elmer Pioneer Preacher in the Red River Valley, 6:30 pm @ Comstock House at 506 8th St. S. Historian and NDSU Doctoral Candidate Robert Foresman will be coming to the Comstock House to speak about one of the Comstock’s contemporaries, early Moorhead Preacher Oscar H. Elmer. $0-$5.
“Home: The Homelessness Crisis in ND” Film Screening, 6:30 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Join us for a screening of the first episode of the limited-series documentary “Home,” which focuses on the homelessness crisis in North Dakota. The episode will be followed by a panel discussion featuring area experts about the epidemic. Free.
Pop Lit Book Club – “Catch-22,” 7:00 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. It’s time to tackle a piece of modern literature you’ve always been meaning to read – “Catch-22” by Joseph Heller.
Saturday, April 20:
Pancake Breakfast, 7:00 am @ Moorhead Masonic Family Center at 1815 11th St. N. All you can eat buttermilk and Swedish pancakes, sausage, and eggs. $8.
Movie Matinee, 2:00 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Join us for a family film and free popcorn. This month, the library is screening “First Man.”
Monday, April 22:
Ask a Techspert, 2:00 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Come to an open computer lab to practice your technology skills. Staff will be available to assist and answer your questions. Free.
City Council Meeting, 5:30 pm @ City Hall.
Origami Club, 6:30 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Practice the art of paper folding with fellow origami enthusiasts. Basic materials are provided. Free.
Tuesday, April 23:
Moorhead Public Housing Board Meeting, 11:30 am @ Sharp View at 920 5th Ave. S.
Waste Art Reception, 5:00 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Join us for the Waste Art Transformation Exhibit Reception in partnership with Clay County Environmental Services. The exhibit will be on display from Monday April 22nd to Saturday April 27th. Free.
Waste and Recycling Storytime, 6:30 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. We’re celebrating Earth Day, so join for this special storytime about waste and recycling, with special guest, Shannon Thompson. Free.
Chess Club, 6:30 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Join chess players of every level for a chess skill share. Chess boards and books will be provided. Free.
Wednesday, April 24:
Waste & Recycling Storytime, 10:30 am @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Stories, songs, and poems on a weekly theme plus a craft at the end! Program runs about an hour. Free.
MBA’s Let’s Talk Business, 12:00 pm @ Speak Easy Restaurant. Speaker: Dan Solomon, Program Consultant with PIPELINE Program, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.
“Be the Boss of You” – Kimberle Nagle, 5:00 pm @ MSUM Center for Business. Kimberle Nagle, CEO and Senior Strategist of Upgrow Business International, is speaking on her forthcoming book, “Living a Life of Determination: No Excuses.” You will discover business ownership as a career track, learn to use an entrepreneurial mindset in business, school, and work, and design a business from scratch. Free. Registration suggested.
Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie Featuring Eric Bergeson, 6:30 pm @ Moorhead Public Library at 118 5th St. S. Learn how to grow plants in the cold climate of the Northern Prairie from author Eric Bergeson, who will return to share helpful tips and information for gardeners on the plains of Minnesota and North Dakota. Bergeson will share from his latest book, “Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie.” Free.
Coffee with the Mayor and 3rd Ward Council Members, 7:00 pm @ Concordia College, Birkeland Lounge in the Offutt Concourse