Thank you to all who attended Superior Public Library's eighth annual Library Trick or Treat. This free event is a Halloween tradition in our community, and hundreds of children joined us for candy, crafts, stories and fun. We'd also like to thank our crew of volunteers. Without their hard work and dedication, this event would not be possible. Thanks for supporting this fantastic event!
Halloween is right around the corner, which means it's time for Library Trick-or-Treat. Join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 21 for our eighth annual Library Trick-or-Treat, a Halloween tradition for kids of all ages. This year's theme is Scooby Doo, and we'll have a cast of costumed characters, colorful set pieces and props, and of course, a ton of candy. Put on your costumes and join us for this free event. Enjoy special storytimes at 11 a.m., noon, and 1 p.m., make crafts and win prizes at our bingo games. Bring a nonperishable food item for the local food shelf.
Are you looking for a fun way to make a difference in your community? Sign up for the 25th annual Dick Reder Golf Scramble and help support Superior Public Library's upcoming remodeling project. The library is this year's recipient of the event's proceeds, with money going toward an expanded Children's Room, Storytime space and new area for teens. The golf scramble begins with a shotgun start at 11:30 a.m. July 14 at Nemadji Golf Course. Sponsorship packages include beverages, a steak dinner from Superior Meats, chances to win prizes and more.
Come to Superior Public Library on June 27 at 6 p.m. for a free evening of music performed by local musician Tom O'Keefe. Tom has performed throughout the Twin Ports for many years, including appearances at Homegrown Music Festival and this year's Dylanfest. He'll perform your favorite songs on acoustic guitar. The Friends of the Library provides refreshments.
School is out for the summer and it's time for summer reading. Come to Superior Public Library and pick up a reading log in the Children's Room. Kids and teenagers will earn prizes throughout the summer. Plus, all Summer Reading Program finishers will be entered into a grand prize drawing for a LEGO set. Join us for free events and programs all summer long. Help "Build a Better World" through reading.
Are you getting out of town for the long holiday weekend? Make sure to stop by the library before you hit the road and pick up books, audiobooks and CDs for the journey. The library will be closed Saturday through Monday and reopens at 9 a.m. May 30.
Come to Superior Public Library Friday and Saturday for the annual Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. You'll find great deals on gently-used books, DVDs, music and more. The sale will be held during regular library hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. No matter what genre you prefer, you'll find something at this fantastic sale. Proceeds are used to support the library's collection and services throughout the year.
Superior Public Library is offering the chance to see two Oscar-nominated movies on the big screen. Join us at 11 a.m. Saturday for a free showing of "Moana," the story of a spirited young woman who embarks on a dangerous mission to save her people. This movie is rated PG. On March 27 at 6 p.m., join us for "Fences" starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis in her Oscar-winning role. This movie is rated PG-13. There will be light snacks available at both movies.
Superior Public Library's winter reading program will have your kids reading all winter long. Pick up a Winter Reading Bingo Card in the Children's Room and start reading. Kids can fill in the squares on the card by reading to a stuffed animal, reading a book about a cat, listening to an audiobook and more. When they've completed five activities on the card, bring the sheet to the library and receive a prize. The Winter Reading Program runs through March 18, so there's plenty of time to get with the program.
If you have the winter blues, come to Superior Public Library and pick up a book or DVD to lift your spirits, or check out one of our upcoming programs. Have your kids signed up for our Winter Reading Program? Pick up a bingo card in the Children's Room at the library. Complete five activities on the sheet and return it to the Children's Room for a prize bag. On Jan. 23, we'll be showing "Deepwater Horizon," an action drama starring Mark Wahlberg inspired by real events. The movie is rated PG-13 and will start at 6 p.m. Light snacks will be available.