Children can explore an authentic Montessori environment, socialize with peers and parents can get expert advice on parenting and learn the benefits of a Montessori approach. This weekly playgroup is for kids 0-3 and their parents. It's facilitated by Laura Goodman, Licensed Parent Educator and Head of School at Montessori School of Duluth. No group on 12/26, 1/2, 2/20, or 4/10. $5/family drop-in rate, $12/mo with pre-registration. Leave a message at 218-728-4600 or email [email protected] for info.
Play Gym is a weekly opportunity for parents and their young children to gather and interact in a large, open, indoor space, which has a store of toys, sports equipment and art materials available for use.
Parents and Pals Playtime is a space for infants, toddlers and preschoolers to enjoy safe and spacious indoor play with their parent or caregiver. Toys for large and small motor skills, imagination, individual and group play are all provided, as are snacks for children and adults.
Main Library Green Room, every Wednesday. 30 minutes of stories, songs and fingerplays. Parents are welcome to attend with their preschoolers, but may also treat it as a first independent activity for their children. Meet in Youth Services.
In an effort to thwart Grindelwald's plans of raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings, Albus Dumbledore enlists his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world.
As part of Global Youth Service Day, kids all over the world carry out service learning projects to better their community. In the past year, True North AmeriCorps Program youth have organized food drives, anti-bullying campaigns, community gardens and more. Learn more about what Duluth's kids at different sites have done to address issues in the community.
The USATF-certified, chip-timed 3.1-mile race travels along Superior Street, starting and ending back at Fitger’s. All net proceeds from the Fitger’s 5K benefit the Young Athletes Foundation (YAF). The YAF was developed by Grandma’s Marathon in 1990 to assist with the promotion and development of healthy and active lifestyles for youth throughout Carlton, Cook, Douglas, Lake and St. Louis Counties.
The 28th annual Healthy Kids Day strives to celebrate youth by encouraging healthy play, continued educational opportunities and improved food access. The event features activities such as unstructured play stations, education stations to learn about bees and other creepy crawling things, a mini marathon, and more to motivate and teach families how to develop and maintain healthy routines at home throughout the summer months. Healthy Kids Day, celebrated at over 1,500 Ys across the country by over one million participants,…
Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April. Zenith Bookstore will have prizes, free food, special sales and all-day giveaways.
Buy and sell used bikes while supporting Head of the Lakes United Way and Animal Allies Humane Society at the 13th annual Bike Swap. The event runs April 27-28. Those interested in selling a bike can bring it to Continental Ski & Bike on Thursday or Friday, April 25 and 26, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. or Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. All bikes need to be in reasonable working shape. Sellers receive 75 percent…
Everyone is welcome to join together for art making workshops at the Nordic Center with art professor Alison Aune, her UMD art education students and special guests. There is a $5 suggested donation per workshop. Pre-register by emailing aaune @ d.umn.edu.
It's Children's Book Week from April 29 to May 5 and Zenith Bookstore is celebrating. Children's author Phyllis Root and illustrator Betsy Bowen will be in the store with their new picture book The Lost Forest. The Lost Forest tells the story of a lucky error that preserved 144 acres of old-growth red and white pine in Minnesota. With gentle humor, Phyllis Root takes readers deep into a stand of virgin pine, one of the last and largest in the…