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Jan 2018
Free

Engineering for Animals: Exhibit Design

Tue, Jan 23, 4:30 pm
Great Lakes Aquarium 353 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The Great Lakes Aquarium offers free professional development workshops to educators. This Science Institute for Educators session features guest speakers Jay Walker, operations director at Great Lakes Aquarium, and Emma Pardini, exhibit designer at Great Lakes Aquarium. They will discuss how they invite visitors to engage with a space, design exhibit elements to tell meaningful stories and what it takes to provide animals with healthy and enriched lives. A light dinner will be served at 4:15 p.m. Continuing education units:…

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$30

Ignite Your Fuse: Behind the Scenes at the DECC

Thu, Jan 25, 11:45 am to 1:00 pm

Fuse Duluth hosts Ignite Your Fuse luncheons to share knowledge of the newest developments and trends in the area and create opportunities for community members to network. This session's topic is "Behind the Scenes at the DECC," presented by new Duluth Entertainment Convention Center Executive Director Chelly Townsend. The location of the event is the DECC; the specific building or room has not been announced. The cost to attend is $20 for Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce members, and $30…

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$10

Garden Talks: History, Lore and Legend of Flora

Thu, Jan 25, 6:00 pm
Fairlawn Mansion 906 E. Second St.
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Carolyn Rock presents "What’s in a Name: History, Lore and Legend of Flora." Discover odd facts, a hidden language and folklore about some of North America’s most beautiful and common flowers. Seating is limited. Make reservations by calling 715-394-5712.

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Feb 2018
Free

SciGirls Educator Training

Sat, Feb 3, 9:00 am
Great Lakes Aquarium 353 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The Great Lakes Aquarium offers free professional development workshops to educators. This Science Institute for Educators session focuses on SciGirls, an Emmy award-winning PBS KIDS television series and website dedicated to changing the way millions of girls think about science, technology, engineering and math. Local educators are invited to participate in this training and learn strategies for engaging girls in STEM while building deep sea divers that neither float nor sink, lighting up a room with dough creatures and more.…

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Free

Death Café

Wed, Feb 7, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
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Mount Royal Library 105 Mt. Royal Shopping Circle
Duluth, MN 55803 United States

On the first Wednesday of each month, the Death Café group meets in the Blue Room of the Mount Royal Branch of the Duluth Public Library. (The same group meets at the Superior Public Library during warm months.) This is not a support group, but a place to share and hear ideas on death and how it relates to life.

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$45

Let’s Do Lunch

Tue, Feb 13, 11:45 am to 1:00 pm
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Greysolon Plaza 231 E. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce's "Let's Do Lunch" series features guest speakers on select Tuesdays throughout the year. Admission is $35 for chamber members and $45 for non-members.

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Free

Superior Speaker Series: Sturgeon in Wisconsin

Tue, Feb 13, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Lake Superior Estuarium 3 Marina Drive
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Paul Piszczek, Wisconsin DNR Fisheries biologist, will talk about sturgeon in the St. Louis River and Estuary. Wisconsin and Minnesota DNR staff have worked together to stock and study sturgeon in the St. Louis River. These ancient fish can live more than 100 years and are highly dependent on good water quality to survive. Recent successes in establishing sturgeon in the region speaks to the ongoing efforts to restore the estuary. Piszczek will weave together a story of history, general…

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Free

Bringing the Classroom into the Field: Incorporating Teaching Kits at the Aquarium and Beyond

Thu, Feb 15, 4:30 pm
Great Lakes Aquarium 353 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The Great Lakes Aquarium offers free professional development workshops to educators. This Science Institute for Educators workshop will demonstrate tips and tricks to help students slow down and fully engage with learning opportunities at the aquarium. Great Lakes Aquarium educators will model how to incorporate the extensive library of standards-based, Lake Superior-related teaching kits into a field trip and meet educators who have successfully used kits in the past. The workshop will also explore Lake Superior’s geology, local fish families,…

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UMD Summit on Equity, Diversity and Multiculturalism 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
UMD Kirby Student Center 1120 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812 United States

UMD’s Commission on Equity, Race and Ethnicity (formerly the Diversity Commission) presents its annual all-day program featuring 60- and 90-minute workshops on equity, diversity and social justice topics. For more information contact CERE chairpersons Mia O’Brien (meobrien @ d.umn.edu) and Katie Stainbrook (kstainbr @ d.umn.edu).

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Mar 2018
Free

NOAA: Deep Sea Discoveries – Why Do We Explore? and How Do We Explore?

Sat, Mar 17, 8:00 am
Great Lakes Aquarium 353 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The Great Lakes Aquarium offers free professional development workshops to educators. This Science Institute for Educators session focuses on the importance of ocean exploration and modern technologies used to explore the deep ocean. The workshop introduces standards-based, hands on activities and online resources to guide classroom teaching and learning around ocean science literacy. Ocean health, unique underwater habitats, underwater mapping and remotely operated vehicles are just a few of the topics to be addressed. Lessons are designed for grades 6-12,…

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Apr 2018
$10

Arrowhead Home and Builder Show 2018

Wed, Apr 4, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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DECC Arena 350 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802 United States

The 52nd annual Arrowhead Home and Builder Show features hundreds of exhibits showcasing products for home, landscaping designs, building materials, decorating ideas, remodeling and interior design.

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