Calendar of Events

                               

Craft of the Month | Children's Room ~This month, children will be making a leaf craft to celebrate fall.  Stop by the Children's Room anytime this month for supplies.

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Literacy Month Open House
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Children's Room
Celebrate Literacy Month with a trip to the library!  Free books will be given out to the first 50 kids, and storytimes will be given on request.  Special thanks to the Literacy Council of Superior/Douglas County, Douglas County Home and Community Education, and Retired Senior Volunteer Program for sponsoring this event.
 
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Movies @ the Library
6:00 - 8:15 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Stop by for a free screening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier (rated PG-13), starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, and Samuel L. Jackson.  Doors open at 5:45.  Summary:  After being deemed unfit for military service, Steve Rogers volunteers for a top secret research project that turns him into Captain America, a superhero dedicated to defending America's ideals. --Rotten Tomatoes 
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
 
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CANCELLED Smartphone Photography 
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
It's a special pollution prevention storytime with City of Superior Environmental Services' researcher Wendy Grethen! Wendy will be reading books on underwater life, and then children will be making watercolor paintings of waves and water.
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
 
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The Power of the Pen: Change the Way You Write and Change Your Life 
6:30 - 7:30 | Library's Meeting Room
 
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Movies @ the Library
6:00 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join us for a free screening of the movie Star Wars: The Clone Wars (Rated PG).
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
 
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Friends of the Library Meeting
10:30 a.m. | Library's Classroom
All members and those interested in becoming members are welcome.
 
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A Sweet Evening of Dulcimer Music with Wendy Grethen
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Library Classroom
This program will include music on both mountain and hammered dulcimers and will include a little history on each.  Come listen as strings will be strummed, hammered, and picked.  Wendy Grethen is a dulcimer enthusiast who has taught community ed classes, presented programs at libraries, and played assisted living facilities and special events for over two decades.  She enjoys sharing the dulcimers with others and has coordinated the Dulcimer Day in Duluth Festival, held the first Saturday in May, for the past 13 years.  For more information on Wendy and her dulcimers, please visit DulcimersinDuluth.com.
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
 
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Library Concert Series: Clef Society 
6:30 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
 
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Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
 
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Library Trick-or-Treat
10:00 a.m. - noon & 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Library's Meeting Room
The fifth annual Library Trick-or-Treat is back, and this year's theme is Star Wars!  Stop by any time between 10:00 - noon or 2:00 - 4:00 to receive candy from Luke Skywalker and the gang.  This family event is free and open to all.  We just ask that you please bring a nonperishable food item for the local food shelf.
 
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Halloween Storytime
10:45, 11:30, and 3:00 | Children's Room Storyboat
Katelyn Baumann will be here to read stories and give away free books (while supplies last). 
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Senior Book Club
10:30 a.m. | Library's Classroom
Seniors:  Do you love to read?  Do you like to discuss the new books you've discovered?  Join the Senior Book Club!  Ages 55+ are invited to join us for a discussion on The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin.  If you need a copy, a limited number of books are available for checkout at the library's front desk.  This program is sponsored by the Superior Public Library & The Senior Center.  Contact 715-394-3644 for more information.
  
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Library Concert Series: Sing!  A Women's Chorus!
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
 
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Movies @ the Library
6:00 p.m. | Library's Meeting Room
Join us for a free screening of Disney's Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie.  Maleficent is "the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the classic Sleeping Beauty and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone." --Disney
 
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The Work and Life of Laura Ingalls Wilder
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
Craig Scherf will give a repeat performance of his presentation and discussion on the work and life of Laura Ingalls Wilder.  Mrs. Wilder called her books novels and once stated that although everything in the books was true, that not everything that was true was in the books.  So, if you are curious about the real life of Nellie Oleson, the role of gender in the Victorian frontier, where the real "little houses" are found, or what happened to Laura after the books, come and join the discussion.  Laura said she started the books since many of her pa's stories were too good to be lost, so come and share your favorite moments from the Little House books.
 
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CANCELLED: Smartphone Photography 
 
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Friends of the Library Meeting
10:30 a.m. | Library's Classroom
All members and those interested in becoming members are welcome.
 
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Merry Little Book Sale
9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
Get your Christmas shopping done at the library!  The Friends of the Library will be selling gently used books.  Also available are mugs ($10) and magnets (set of 3/$5.00) featuring our lovely Carl Gawboy murals.  Free gift wrapping provided!
 
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BID Tree Lighting
 
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Merry Little Book Sale
9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Library's Peak Area 
Get your Christmas shopping done at the library!  The Friends of the Library will be selling gently used books.  Also available are mugs ($10) and magnets (set of 3/$5.00) featuring our lovely Carl Gawboy murals.  Free gift wrapping provided!
 
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Merry Little Book Sale
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
Get your Christmas shopping done at the library!  The Friends of the Library will be selling gently used books.  Also available are mugs ($10) and magnets (set of 3/$5.00) featuring our lovely Carl Gawboy murals.  Free gift wrapping provided!
 
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55+ Craft Club
10:30 a.m. | Library's Classroom
Seniors:  Do you love arts and crafts?  Then join our 55+ Craft Club!  This month, we will be making bowls from doilies.  Make one as a Christmas gift or keep it for yourself.  This program is absolutely free and is sponsored by the Superior Public Library & The Senior Center.  Contact 715-394-3644 for more information.
 
 
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Library Concert Series: Scott Johnson
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
 
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Movies @ the Library
6:00 p.m. | Library's Meeting Room
Join us for a free screening of Planes: Fire and Rescue (rated PG), which is the sequel to Planes.  Doors open at 5:45.  
Summary:  When Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he joins a forest fire and rescue unit to be trained as a firefighter. -- IMDB
 
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The Downbeats in Concert | Library's Peak Area
6:30 p.m. | Library's Peak Area
Join us for a special holiday performance from local easy listening group The Downbeats.