Duluth: The 20th annual Citizens in Action workshop runs 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 230 E. Skyline Parkway. To sign up, visit www.lwvduluth.org/january-27-2018---citizens-in-action-workshop.html.
Duluth: Abigail Bautch and Madison Wilson perform a student recital at 3 p.m. in Weber Music Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Free.
Superior: Celebrate 2018 and learn some new skills at a Japanese New Year's party hosted by Superior Sister City Commission. The fun runs 6-8 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 320 N. 28th St. E. Enjoy sushi cones and tea, try on a kimono, learn to make origami, play games and view cultural displays about Superior's sister city, Ami Machi, Japan.
Duluth: "Art & Science," a collection of new works by Adam Swanson, opens 5-7 p.m. at the Zeitgeist Arts Cafe Mezzanine, 222 E. Superior St. Free.