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Duluth Public Library
520 W. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802

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Free summer entertainment programs for kids

Programs are on Tuesdays: July 1, 8, 16, 22, 29 & August 5

10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Main Library Plaza -- 520 W. Superior St.

Jack Pearson

Tuesday, July 1

Winner of multiple Parents’ Choice awards, storyteller/musician Jack Pearson will wow the audience with his tunes and tales as he plays on all types of instruments. You’ll hear guitar, fiddle, 5-string banjo, mandolin, jaw harp, and an assortment of small percussion instruments including his one-and-only amplified toy box lid! A great show that’s appropriate for the entire family!

More about Jack Pearson

Alex Clark

Tuesday, July 8

Alex Clark’s comedy, juggling, and circus skills earned him two People’s Choice Awards.  A hit on stages worldwide, his work has been called “simply genius.”

More about Alex Clark

Kenny Ahern

Tuesday, July 15

Kenny Ahern is back by popular demand!  This former Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey entertainer cleverly mixes high-energy physical comedy with heartwarming charm and fun audience play. Adults love him.  Kids love him. You will love him!

More about Kenny Ahern


Tuesday, July 22

Join the Emmy-Award winning Zinghoppers on their musical concert  journey to the zoo. This show encourages audience participation; you’ll all be dancing, singing and zinghopping along!

More about The Zinghoppers

Jared Sherlock

Tuesday, July 29

An award –winning entertainer, comic magician and illusionist Jared Sherlock blends modern magic, juggling, and showmanship in a high-energy interactive comedy event.

More about Jared Sherlock


Tuesday, August 5

From the simplicity of tricks with yoyos to wearing flaming head gear and juggling torches, comic stunt juggler Tuey amazes his audiences with stunts and humor!

More about Tuey

Kaleidoscope programs are sponsored by:
Arrowhead Library System, Friends of the Duluth Public Library and Port of Duluth Kiwanis

Important Information for Adults

  • Free, fun, educational & entertaining programs for children are held outdoors on the Main Library Plaza, rain or shine.

  • Each program lasts about 45 minutes.

  • Arrive early to park & find a seat.

  • Bring a blanket to sit closer to the stage. Chairs are available. Strollers have special parking - see a volunteer when you arrive.

  • An adult should accompany kids under eight.

  • Groups of 50 or more should arrive at least a half hour early.

  • Sign language interpretation will be provided for all of the afternoon performances.

  • Promotional photos will be taken at the programs. Please talk to program staff if you do not wish your child to be photographed. For more information, call 730-4200/option 4.
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