Japanese and American Students Enjoy Time Together
Robin Ongaro, Book Lover, Remembered
On Monday August 24th, the Teen Anime and Manga Club of the Duluth Public Library welcomed visiting Japanese students to the library for an hour of playing games, making keyrings, and eating pizza. Fourteen Japanese students from Ami-Machi, Japan, which is the sister city of Superior, Wisconsin, joined dozens of Duluth students. Everyone had a […]
Free Concerts at the Library!
Robin Ongaro believed in enriching children’s lives through literature. As a child, she read voraciously; as an adult, she continued to have a passion for reading, and she taught her daughter, Amy Zontelli, and granddaughter, Lily Zontelli, to do the same. Robin was born in Duluth, Minnesota, in 1959, and died in September 2012. Her husband, […]
Crowds gathered for the free evening performance by the Big Time Jazz Orchestra on Thursday, July 23rd. The popular summer music series is sponsored by the Duluth Library Foundation, and is part of the Library’s “Reading to the Rhythm” summer reading promotion. The weekly Thursday concerts begin at 6:30 pm on the Library’s lower level […]