the old Club Saratoga Jazz Quartet will perform live, trackside at the Train Museum, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday through April, 506 W. Michigan St., Duluth. Admission: $6 and includes a $2 coupon for discounts on all concessions, including cash bar. Soda, coffee and hot chocolate are free.
Martin Luther King Jr Day events include:
- Community Reading of Letter from Birmingham Jail, 4-5 p.m. Sunday January 16, virtual via Zoom. Details of this event are available at
- Dr. King’s Words in Action: Black Empowerment Across Generations, 11 a.m.-noon Monday, January 17, virtual via Zoom. The Duluth NAACP is hosting a screening of the documentary “Dr. King’s Words in Action: Black Empowerment Across Generations.” In this 20-minute documentary, conversations will take place between two generations of Duluth residents where they will discuss their views on quotes from King on a variety of topics including suffrage, economic justice, criminal justice, health and environmental equity, education and engagement. young adults. The viewing will be immediately followed by a call to action from the committee chairs of the Duluth branch of the NAACP. Details of this event are available at
Screening of the documentary feature film, “Fresh water,” on the importance of protecting freshwater from the threat of climate change, offered on February 19,
211 E. Superior St., Duluth. Presented by
, Planchon’s video production company, all proceeds from this event for the general public will be donated to the Observatoire des Grands Lacs. Tickets: $25. For more details on the event and to watch the Emmy Award-winning trailer, go to