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Tutoring services, Tinker Town some of upcoming events at the East Grand Forks Campbell Library

The Campbell Library is set to host a variety of activities throughout the rest of September and the upcoming months including tutoring services, Tinker Town, storytime and a library card design contest.

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EAST GRAND FORKS – The Campbell Library is set to host a variety of activities throughout the rest of September and the upcoming months including tutoring services, Tinker Town, storytime and a library card design contest.

For a full list of upcoming events, visit the library's programs and events page .

Library card design contest

Since September is library card sign-up month, people of all ages can design a library card for a chance to win a prize. Artwork can include digital or traditional submissions.

Prizes will be awarded to one youth under the age of 10, one teen between 11-17, one adult over 18 and one grand prize winner. Entries must be submitted by Oct. 1 and can be submitted in person, by mail or by emailing Robyn Benda, the public service librarian, at rbenda@egflibrry.org .

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Homework help and tutoring

Homework help and tutoring services are available for all students from kindergarten through college according to Campbell Library Director Charlotte Helgeson. Tutoring at the library is held Wednesdays and Fridays from 3:30 to 5 p.m, no appointment is needed. Tutoring will run through the end of the school year.

Those wanting to volunteer as a tutor can reach out to Benda at rbenda@egflibrry.org .

Tinker Town

Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade can explore the materials, tools and processes in subjects related to science, technology, engineering, art and math. Tinker Town is held on the third Thursday of each month at 4 p.m.

This month’s Tinker Town will be held Sept. 22, and allow kids to learn about aerodynamics by building and flying a kite.

In-person storytime and Dial-A-Story

In- person storytime is available for kids aged 0-5. Storytime at the library is held weekly on Mondays and Thursdays at 10 a.m.

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Dial-A-Story is also available 24 hours a day with titles changing throughout the month. Dial (218) 399-3435 to call the library’s storyline to hear five different children's stories.

Related Topics: EAST GRAND FORKS
Meghan Arbegast grew up in Security-Widefield, Colorado. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from North Dakota State University in Fargo, in 2021.

Arbegast wrote for The Spectrum, NDSU's student newspaper, for three years and was Head News Editor for two years. She was an intern with University Relations her last two semesters of college.

Arbegast covers news pertaining to the city of Grand Forks/East Grand Forks including city hall coverage.

Readers can reach Arbegast at 719-235-8640 or MArbegast@gfherald.com.

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