Duluth Public Schools will be out for Winter Break February 17-20.  To help keeps kids busty, the Duluth Public Library has scheduled a series of programs and events each day.

Tuesday February 17:

  • Preschool story times will happen at 10:15AM at the Mount Royal Branch and at 6:30 PM at the West Duluth branch.
  • There will also be a movie shown at the Main Library's Green Room.  The movie Scooby Doo! Frankencreepy will start at 2PM.  It runs 74 minutes and the film is not rated.
  • A Mardi Gras Masquerade will happen at 6:30 PM at the West Duluth Branch. This event is geared towards kids in grades 1-6, with mask-making, beads, and traditional (family-friendly) treats.

Wednesday February 18:

  • Baby & Toddler Time will happen at 10:15 AM at the Main Library's Green Room
  • Preschool Storytime will happen at 11:15 AM at the Main Library's Green Room
  • Minecraft For Teens will happen from 2-4 PM at the Main Library's Computer Lab.  Come to play Minecraft for fun or participate in a building or survival contest.  Registration for this event is required.  Call 730-42oo option 4 or visit duluthlibrary.org.
  • Squad Car Storytime will happen at 3:45 PM in the Main Library's Youth Services Area.  A Duluth Police Officer will read stories to kids.
  • Pajama Storytime will happen at 6:30 PM at the Mount Royal Branch.

Thursday February 19:

  • Teen Gaming will happen from 3-5 PM in the Main Library's Gold Room.
  • Teen Anime and Manga Club will happen from 4-6 PM in the Main Library's Green Room.  Anime, cosplay, manga, food, and games.  This group meets every month and all teens in grades 6-12 are welcome.

Friday February 20

  • A Tall Tales Storytelling will happen at 4PM in the Main Library Green Room.  Astound your friends with your ability to spin a tale.  Anyone can learn how to take an ordinary event in their day and turn it into an entertaining story.  See a performance of a favorite story and then learn how to create one of your own.  This event is for kids grades 2-5.  Registration is required by visiting duluthlibrary.org or by calling 730-4200 option 4.