Learning & Libations at the Library
O’Keefe, the Library Cat
You are invited! Join us on Saturday, September 15, 2018 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Duluth Public Library 520 W. Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 Tickets $75 (Tickets will go on sale in July!) This year’s speakers: Annie Dugan and Janaki Fisher-Merritt: The Food Farm Scott Graden, executive chef/owner of New Scenic Café: […]
500 Hats, 600 Books!
Soon after the Duluth Public Library reopened in 1980 in its new building on Superior Street and 5th Avenue West, it added a new member to its staff: a long-haired black cat named O’Keefe. Biz White, who worked in Adult Services, had a friend who was moving and could not take O’Keefe with her. White […]
Don, former Duluthian, shares his library story: I owe a great deal to the Duluth Public library because it was there that my academic future was shaped. My father died in an accident when I was seven years old. My mother was forced to move herself and me to Duluth. I went from a one-room […]