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Legacy Programs

These programs are funded in part with money from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

If you've enjoyed the programs, please fill out an evaluation (either printed or online). Your feedback helps library staff plan more programs.


Soudan mine

Soudan Underground Mine

Thursday, April 2  •  6 pm  •  Main Library Green Room
Thursday, April 9  •  6 pm  •  West Duluth Branch Library

The Soudan Mine began as an iron ore mine, but today it is a Minnesota State Park, bat hibernacula, world-renowned particle physics lab, and national historic landmark. Join James Pointer, Interpretive Supervisor at Soudan Underground Mine State Park, and Al Lipke, Outreach Education Coordinator at Soudan Underground Physics Lab, as they take us from the opening of the mine in 1882 to the current search for exotic neutrino particles and dark matter.


Linda Grover

Author Linda LeGarde Grover

Tuesday, April 14, 2015  •  7:00 pm
Spirit of the North Theater, Fitger's Brewery Complex, 600 E. Superior St.

The author of The Dance Boots will talk about her book, sharing the inspiration for the stories, characters and settings. There will be appetizers and a cash bar at 6:30, before the talk. The Oshkii Giizhik singers, an ensemble of Ojibwe women, will open the event. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and autographing.

 This program is funded in part by money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund. For more information, call The Bookstore at Fitgers at 218-727-9077.

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Boogers-Rock Sticky

The Boogers present: The Adventures of a Rock Named Sticky

Tuesday, April 14  •  4 pm  •  Main Library Green Room
Thursday, April 16  •  6:30 pm  •  West Duluth Branch Library

The Boogers' time machine is ready and their imaginations are charged for adventure! Join the Stevenson siblings and their annoying cousin as they travel through time to explore the history of their pet rock named Sticky.

The Boogers are a group of rascally performers dedicated to creating original interactive theatrical experiences that celebrate various educational topics. All Booger productions are handmade and multi-disciplinary, including puppetry, mime, dance, games, physical comedy and wit that kids, parents and grandparents will love.

Listener in the snow

Author Tim Jollymore and "Listener in the Snow"

Monday, April 20  •  6:30 pm  •  Main Library Green Room
Thursday, May 14  •  6:30 pm  •  West Duluth Branch Library

Cloquet native Tim Jollymore sets his novels in Minnesota.His presentation uses video, dramatic reading, PowerPoint slides and poetry to illustrate his novel Listener in the Snow, a tale about a mixed-race hero, Ojibwa and Scandinavian legends, and the (fictional) winter storm of the century.

 

 

Legacy Fund

The programs are sponsored by the Duluth Public Library and
the Arrowhead Library System,
and are funded by money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. 

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