Events For 10/23/2018

5:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

History in a Pint: Captain Robert Pratt and Appomattox

Jim Pratt of Duluth will tell the story of one of the least known but most pivotal moments of the Civil War, the Breakthrough at Petersburg. Jim’s great-grandfather, Robert Pratt, along with his CO Charles Gould, were instrumental in the breaking of the Siege of Petersburg and hastening the conclusion of the war 10 days later at Appomattox. Guests are advised to park in the ramp behind and connected to the Sheraton, across the street from Carmody’s. Sponsored by Veterans Memorial Hall.

Carmody Irish Pub 308 E. Superior St., Duluth

Cost: Free

5:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

Author event: Danielle Sosin

Award-winning novelist Danielle Sosin will be reading her fiction in the JDH Library Fireside Lounge, followed by book-signing and refreshments. The reading is sponsored by the Writing and Library Science Department at UW-Superior. Also on 10/23--join Danielle Sosin for a noon Brown Bag discussion of The Long-Shining Waters in Swenson Hall, room 3004. This event is co-sponsored by the Lake Superior Research Institute.

UWS Jim Dan Hill Library, Fireside Lounge 907 N 19th St, Superior

Cost: Free

6-9pm Tue. Oct. 23

Mel Annala

Caddy Shack Indoor Golf & Pub 2023 W Superior St., Duluth

6pm Tue. Oct. 23

Sonja Bjordal

Sir Benedict's Tavern 805 E. Superior St., Duluth

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

Anti-Fascist Exuberant Poetry book release

Radical book release and poetry reading with stories & poems by Allen Killian-Moore. Live music by avant-cellist Justin R.M. Anderson. Bring yr own bev or get a complimentary La Croix.

Adeline Inc. 1132 E. 3rd St., Duluth

Cost: $10 includes entry and copy of the book

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

Sing and String

Featuring the UW-Superior Orchestra, A Capella Choir and Chamber Choir, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

Thorpe Langley Auditorium-UWS Old Main, 1710 Weeks Ave., Superior

Cost: Adults $5, senior $3, students free

8pm Tue. Oct. 23

Diana Krall

Symphony Hall at the DECC 350 Harbor Drive, MN