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Today is May 27th, 2017

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Sea Change: Addressing Climate Change on Lake Superior

Join the conversation about climate change on Lake Superior with Mark and Katya Gordon and the crew of the Amicus II and members of the local Citizens’ Climate Lobby.


Storytime on Saturday

Children are invited to Storytime this Saturday, May 20, at 11:00 a.m.


Energy Savings with Efficiency United

Efficiency United returns to the library for two days of energy saving items that will be sold in the lobby. Learn how to get started on making your home more energy efficient.


Superior Americorps Book Club for Kids

Kids! Celebrate Pajama Day at the library! Wear pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and enjoy bedtime stories, make a project, watch a movie, and eat organic popcorn!


Robots at the Portage Lake District Library!

These robots include varying degrees of complexity…and they were all built by students in grades K-12!


Understanding Genetic Genealogy

Learn how you can use DNA testing to understand your genetic heritage.

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TRC Logo In partnership with the Copper Country Reading Council, the library has created a new collection of materials for area teachers. Click the Teacher Resource Collection logo to view the items in our online catalog.

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