Sunday, Sep. 23rd, 2018

2-4pm Sun. Sep. 23

Book release: Caught Between Coasts

Jan Chronister will read from her new collection "Caught between Coasts" with musical interludes by Sarah Jane Hale and Joe Lindzius aka Similar Dogs.

Lake Superior Estuarium on Barker's Island 3 Marina Dr., Superior

Tuesday, Sep. 25th, 2018

10:30-11am Tue. Sep. 25

Story Time at Zenith Bookstore

Join us for Story Time in the Zenith Bookstore Children's Section.

Zenith Bookstore 318 N Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: Young Children

Thursday, Sep. 27th, 2018

4:30-6pm Thu. Sep. 27

UMD Authors' Celebration: Monographs

Authors of books published in 2018 have been invited to share a short reading of their latest work. A social hour will follow the readings, providing a chance to talk with the authors, have them sign copies of their books, explore the topics of the books further, and connect with colleagues from across campus.

Fourth-floor Rotunda, Kathryn A. Martin Library, University of Minnesota Duluth 416 Library Dr., Duluth

6-8pm Thu. Sep. 27

Art Against Oppression in South Africa

Duluth artist Ray Allard lived in South Africa and interviewed key black and white artists about their creative responses to censorship and racial separation during the apartheid era. The presentation is held in collaboration with the Mandela Centenary Committee-Duluth.

Tweed Museum of Art 1201 Ordean Ct., Duluth

Cost: Free

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 27

Author Event: Sarah Stonich

Author of the critically acclaimed novel Vacationland and her new novel Laurentian Divide.

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Sep. 28th, 2018

6-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 28

Poetry Open Mic

Amazing Grace Bakery & Cafe 394 Lake Ave. S., Duluth

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Sep. 29th, 2018

6-9pm Sat. Sep. 29

Dessa presents 'My Own Devices'

Musician, artist and now author Dessa will discuss, read from and sign her new memoir, "My Own Devices: True Stories from the Road on Music, Science, and Senseless Love." $30 advanced ticket includes a copy of the book. Tickets may be…

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: $30 advanced ticket includes cost of book

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 2018

10:30-11am Tue. Oct. 2

Story Time at Zenith Bookstore

Join us for Story Time in the Zenith Bookstore Children's Section.

Zenith Bookstore 318 N Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: Young Children

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 2

Author Event: Leif Enger

Zenith Bookstore celebrates the release of Leif Enger's new novel Virgil Wander. Ten years in the writing and so worth the wait! Enger, the author of the magical New York Times bestseller Peace Like a River, returns with an enchanting story that follows the inhabitants of a small Midwestern town in their quest to revive it’s flagging heart.

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Oct. 5th, 2018

7pm Fri. Oct. 5

Author event: Matt Goldman

Emmy Award-winning screenwriter turned crime novelist will read, discuss and sign his new book, "Broken Ice," set during the State Hockey Tournament and in Warroad.

Bookstore At Fitger's 600 E Superior St, Duluth

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 5

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Saturday, Oct. 6th, 2018

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 6

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Sunday, Oct. 7th, 2018

2pm Sun. Oct. 7

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Tuesday, Oct. 9th, 2018

10:30-11am Tue. Oct. 9

Story Time at Zenith Bookstore

Join us for Story Time in the Zenith Bookstore Children's Section.

Zenith Bookstore 318 N Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: Young Children

Friday, Oct. 12th, 2018

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Saturday, Oct. 13th, 2018

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 13

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Sunday, Oct. 14th, 2018

2pm Sun. Oct. 14

War of the Worlds

The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast recreated by Wise Fool Theater.

Lincoln Park Middle School 3216 W 3rd Street, Duluth

Cost: $10-$25

Monday, Oct. 15th, 2018

7-9pm Mon. Oct. 15

Minnesota 1918 Fire Centennial

On the centennial of the 1918 Cloquet-Moose Lake fires, we are thrilled to host Curt Brown, author of Minnesota, 1918 - When Flu, Fire, and War Ravaged the State. This is a story of trauma, tragedy, and perseverance in a year that proved to be a turning point in the making of modern America.

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Oct. 18th, 2018

noon-1pm Thu. Oct. 18

Author Visit

Sarah Stonich,best-selling author of These Granite Islands, the critically acclaimed novel The Ice Chorus, and Shelter: Off the Grid in the Mostly Magnetic North, will be at the Virginia Public Library. She will be discussing Laurentian Divide, sequel to Vacationland, and the second volume in her Northern Trilogy. Call the library for more information.

Virginia Public Library 215 5th Avenue South, Virginia

Cost: FREE

Age: Adult

Friday, Oct. 26th, 2018

6-7:30pm Fri. Oct. 26

Poetry Open Mic

Amazing Grace Bakery & Cafe 394 Lake Ave. S., Duluth

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Oct. 30th, 2018

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 30

Author event: Mary Casanova and Nick Wroblewski

Author Mary Casanova and illustrator Nick Wroblewski will be at Zenith Bookstore for a reading and signing of their new book, "Hush Hush, Forest."Lyrical words and elegant woodcuts capture the quiet beauty of the North Woods winter.

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Nov. 11th, 2018
Tuesday, Nov. 20th, 2018

7-9pm Tue. Nov. 20

Author Event: William D. Green

William D. Green presents "The Children of Lincoln: White Paternalism and the Limits of Black Opportunity in Minnesota 1860-1876." Green shows, through the stories of four Minnesotans, how white advocates of emancipation abandoned African American causes in the dark days of Reconstruction.

Zenith Bookstore 318 Central Ave, Duluth

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Nov. 30th, 2018

6-7:30pm Fri. Nov. 30

Poetry Open Mic

Amazing Grace Bakery & Cafe 394 Lake Ave. S., Duluth

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Dec. 9th, 2018