Duluth Public Library Summer Reading Program
June 13 to August 12, 2016

   Adult       Teens       Kids       Birth-PreK   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, June 27, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Wildwoods, a local wildlife rehabilitation organization, will share how it helps orphaned, sick and injured animals. Learn about common wildlife situations, what to do when you encounter them, and how to live peacefully with our wild neighbors. (Animals will not be present.)

Intended for adults, teens and kids over 10.
Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Location
Conference Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
12:00 PM
Description
Brian Freeman's suspense novels featuring police officer Jonathan Stride are set in Duluth. Join him for "Stride's Duluth," a photo tour of some of the real-life Northland places that inspired scenes in the books. Can you match the place to the novel? You may never look at some of the locations the same way again!


Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Coloring for adults is a hot new trend. Drop in and find out what everyone's talking about. Try out some best-selling coloring books, designed especially for adults, or feel free to bring in your own. A great way to relieve stress.
Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Brian Freeman's suspense novels featuring police officer Jonathan Stride are set in Duluth. Join him for "Stride's Duluth," a photo tour of some of the real-life Northland places that inspired scenes in the books. Can you match the place to the novel? You may never look at some of the locations the same way again!


Location
Senior Center Meeting Room
Library
West Duluth Branch

Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
11:30 AM
Description
Back by popular demand! Duluth food truck favorites El Oasis del Norte, Chow Haul, Mrs. Delicious, and others will be on the library plaza for lunch. Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the latest Food Truck Friday updates. For all ages. Come hungry!
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
After losing his faith in Christmas and tearing apart his letter to Santa, a young boy (Emjay Anthony) accidentally summons the malevolent holiday demon Krampus. The following day, his family awaken to find that a massive blizzard has knocked out the power in their house, and they are soon forced to fight for survival as the fearsome folklore creature and his minions proceed to wreak havoc on the dysfunctional clan.

Rated PG-13; 1 hour, 38 minutes

Celebrate Christmas in July! Special treats will be served
Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 08, 2016
Time
11:30 AM
Description
Back by popular demand! Duluth food truck favorites El Oasis del Norte, Chow Haul, Mrs. Delicious, and others will be on the library plaza for lunch. Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the latest Food Truck Friday updates. For all ages. Come hungry!
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
12:00 PM
Description
If you like Bingo, you'll love Book Bingo! Whoever wins the most games over this lunch hour session will win a $10 gift card to Barnes & Noble. Bring your lunch - light refreshments will be served.
Location
Gold Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Concerts are held outdoors on the Library Plaza, rain or shine. Chairs will be set up, but feel free to bring your own lawn chair.
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 15, 2016
Time
11:30 AM
Description
Back by popular demand! Duluth food truck favorites El Oasis del Norte, Chow Haul, Mrs. Delicious, and others will be on the library plaza for lunch. Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the latest Food Truck Friday updates. For all ages. Come hungry!
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM
Description
This month read a bestseller from the 1970s. Ask library staff for suggestions.
Location
Outer Lounge
Library
West Duluth Branch

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
5:45 PM
Description
A hands-on beginner workshop sponsored by the Twin Ports Genealogy Society. Members will help you get started and will share free resources, handouts and tips for success.
Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
5:30 PM
Description
This docudrama depicts the incredible true story of a daring Coast Guard rescue operation off of Cape Cod during a ferocious storm in the winter of 1952. When an oil tanker splits in half, trapping its crew aboard the sinking vessel, four brave Guardsmen set out to save them.

Rated PG-13; 1 hour, 57 minutes
Location
Senior Center Meeting Room
Library
West Duluth Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Concerts are held outdoors on the Library Plaza, rain or shine. Chairs will be set up, but feel free to bring your own lawn chair.
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 22, 2016
Time
11:30 AM
Description
Back by popular demand! Duluth food truck favorites El Oasis del Norte, Chow Haul, Mrs. Delicious, and others will be on the library plaza for lunch. Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for the latest Food Truck Friday updates. For all ages. Come hungry!
Location
Plaza
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
A young thief named Bek (Brenton Thwaites) enlists the help of the powerful Egyptian god Horus (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) to overthrow the vicious deity Set (Gerard Butler), who has seized control of the land. Bek's true love has been captured, forcing the mortal rebel to fight back in order to free her and the people of Egypt from Set's tyrannical rule.

Rated PG-13; 2 hours, 7 minutes
Location
Green Room
Library
Main Library

It is easy to sign up for the Summer Reading Program. Just click on the Sign Me Up button.
Program Information
Welcome to DPL's Summer Reading Program for adults, ages 18 and over!

Log your activities - read or listen to a book, magazine or newspaper OR attend a book club or library program, and you could be eligible to win weekly prizes.

Every 5 points you log will earn you an entry in the weekly prize drawings.

Grand Prize is a $100 Barnes & Noble Gift Card.