Looking for something to add to your fun before you get down to the business of conference? Will your travels bring you to town a day early?
Consider checking out one of the many tours that will be available on Wednesday, October 26th. Registration for tours is handled during the conference registration Take a look and see what interests you!
Also, please note that these tours are open to your guests. Should you be traveling with your family and want to bring them along please book additional tour spaces during your registration process.
Tour of Area Libraries $20 25 minimum/56 maximum
You know you are a library professional when you just can’t help but checking out a library in whatever town you are visiting. This tour meets that inner desire to “checkout” the local buildings. The tour will leave the Holiday Inn and make it’s first stop at the West Fargo Public Library. After touring this library , the group will then proceed to the Fargo Public Library – Main Branch for a tour of their facility and will then head across the Red River of the North to the Moorhead Public Library/Lake Agassiz Regional Library System for a look at a Minnesota library.
Hjemkomst Tour $25 15 minimum/56 maximum From the hotel this tour group will travel by bus to the Heritage Hjemkomst Interpretive Center which is home of the Hjemkomst Viking Ship, Hopperstad Stave Church, Clay County artifacts and archives and local, regional, and national traveling exhibits. Brewery Tours $40 45 minimum/maximum Set off on a three brewery tour of the Fargo/Moorhead area with other conference goers. A shuttle bus will leave the Holiday Inn and begin the tour at Fargo Brewing, proceeding to Drekker Brewing and wrapping up with the Junkyard Brewing Co. Tours will include a Q & A session with an expert brew master, one hour at each brewery, beer sampling (varies at each location), $1.00 discount on beer purchased day of event only (with Urban Toad Media wrist band), merchandise discount (with Urban Toad Media wrist band), and snacks at the Drekker Brewing Company. Please note no alcohol is allowed on the bus, and water will be provided.