Calendar of Events

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Our Summer Reading Program kicks off June 1! This year's theme is "Build a Better World!" Pick up a reading log in the Children's Room and earn prizes while you read! All finishers will be entered into a drawing for a grand prize--a Lego set! Special thanks to the Friends of the Library and the Victoria Gotsky Trachtenberg Reading Fund for sponsoring our Summer Reading Program!

 
   
une 28
Family Game Day with Dungeon's End
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
The friendly staff from Dungeon's End in Duluth will bring a variety of family-friendly board games to the library. Join us to play games and enter the prize drawing. Discover a new game!
 
July 1
The Great American Melting Pot with Northern Expressions Arts Collective
11:30 a.m. | Library Meeting Room
We will work on a community art project and talk about where our families came from, host an international photo booth (bring your own camera!), and end with an all-American treat. **Call 715-394-8866 to register for this event.**
 
July 3
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
July 4
LIBRARY CLOSED FOR THE FOURTH OF JULY HOLIDAY
 
July 5
Fun with Science!
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Enjoy hands-on science fun and build a roller coaster for marbles! This activity will be led by Sharon Krause of 4-H.
 
July 8
Free movie, "Beauty and the Beast"
11:30 a.m. | Library Meeting Room
Belle (Emma Watson), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is taken prisoner by a beast (Dan Stevens) in its castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the beast's hideous exterior, allowing her to recognize the kind heart and soul of the true prince that hides on the inside. This movie is rated PG and light snacks will be available.
 
July 10
Free movie, "The Zookeeper's Wife"
6 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
The time is 1939 and the place is Poland, homeland of Antonina Zabinski and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski. The Warsaw Zoo flourishes under Jan's stewardship and Antonina's care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. The Zabinskis covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save the lives of hundreds from what has become the Warsaw Ghetto. This movie is rated PG-13 and light snacks will be available.
 
July 10
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
July 11
Library Book Club
10:30-11:30 a.m. | Library Classroom
Join us for a spirited discussion of the classic novel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte. Book club is open to readers of ages.
 
July 11
Free public screening of documentary "Lost Superior"
6 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join us for a FREE screening of the public television documentary "Lost Superior" and learn all about the history of our community. Following the screening, two producers from the film will be available for a Q & A session. Refreshments for this event will be provided by the Friends of the Library.
 
July 12
Jewelry Craft!
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Make a beautiful bracelet for yourself or someone you love! This FREE craft program will be led by Margo Herbert.
 
July 15
World War II Shipbuilding with author Jerry Sandvick
11 a.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join us for a free program with local author and historian Jerry Sandvick. Sandvick will discuss his new book, World War II Shipbuilding in Duluth and Superior. Autographed copies of his book will be available for purchase. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library.
 
July 17
Free movie, "The Lego Batman Movie"
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but if Batman (Will Arnett) wants to save the city from the Joker's (Zach Galifianakis) hostile takeover, he may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. Maybe his superhero sidekick Robin (Michael Cera) and loyal butler Alfred (Ralph Fiennes) can show him a thing or two. This movie is rated PG and light snacks will be available.
 
July 17
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
July 21
Recycled Crayons & Crafts!
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join local educator/crafter Bryanna Borka at the library and create your own multi-colored, fun-shaped crayons by melting down old ones--saving them from the landfill AND brightening someone's day!  **Call 715-394-8866 to register for this event.**  THIS PROGRAM IS FULL.
 
July 24
Free movie, "Kong: Skull Island"
6 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Scientists, soldiers and adventurers unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific Ocean. Cut off from everything they know, they venture into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature. As their mission of discovery soon becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape from a primal world where humanity does not belong. This movie is rated PG-13 and light snacks will be available.
 
July 24
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
July 26
CLIMB Theatre presents "The Ant and the Grasshopper"
2 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join us for this FREE play that teaches kids of all ages that anything is possible we when work together.
 
July 27
Pajama Storytime
6:30 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
Kids of all ages are invited to put on their pajamas and fuzzy slippers and join us for stories and crafts!
 
 

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