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Tuesday, October 10 2017

Time Items
All day
 
9:00 am
 
 
Porchlight Outreach

Porchlight Outreach

Central Library, Study Room 211
10/10/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tags:
Adult - Assistance
11:00 am
 
 
Badgercare+ Enrollment

Badgercare+ Enrollment

Central Library, Study Room 210
10/10/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tags:
Adult - Assistance
12:00 pm
 
Meet the Author at Madison Senior Center Presents Anna Durbin

Meet the Author at Madison Senior Center Presents Anna Durbin

Central Library
10/10/2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Madison Senior Center and Madison Public Library are co-hosting this brown bag lunch series at the Senior Center.
Local author Anna Durbin will discuss King of Swords, Book 1 of her King of the Tarot regency romance series.
Please note: event is at the Madison Senior Center, one block from the library: 330 W Mifflin St.

Tags:
Adult - Books, Adult - Seniors
2:00 pm
 
 
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
10/10/2017
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Media Lab at Central Library is a free space to explore digital media production in the realms of stop motion animation, 3D world design, green screen video, audio design and graphic design. Drop in and explore the lab or work on projects with the expertise of our media lab staff.

Lab staff for today will be:
2-5 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art
2-5 Carlee- General lab help
2-5 Dusty- Expertise in coding and stop-motion animation
5-8 Dan - Expertise in film production and editing

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

The Bubbler and the Media Lab are supported by grants from Madison Public Library Foundations and The Friends of the Madison Public Library.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
3:00 pm
 
Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Central Library
10/10/2017
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Personal Archiving Lab at Central Library is a collection of equipment that can be used to digitize at-risk analog materials, like home movies, video tapes, audio cassettes, photographs, and more.

Stop by the Central Library every Tuesday or Thursday for a tutorial on how to use the library's Personal Archiving Lab, then make an appointment for your personal archiving project. Call 266-6350 for more information or to make an appointment.

The Personal Archiving Lab supports the following formats: VHS and VHS-C tapes, DVDs (not BluRay), audio cassettes, MiniDV and Hi-8 tapes, photographs (including negatives and slides), and other paper-based documents.

The Personal Archiving Lab is funded by a gift from Marvin J. Levy.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Computer Training
4:00 pm
 
 
MINECRAFT Club

MINECRAFT Club

Central Library, Children's Program Room
10/10/2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Grab your friends for multiplayer Minecraft fun at the library and connect to the library's private servers for a customized gameplay experience using MinecraftEDU. No account necessary. Bring your own computer or use one of ours. Ages 17 and under. Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Minecraft programming funded by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
6:00 pm
 
 
Create, Connect, Ignite: The Business of Freelance Writing

Create, Connect, Ignite: The Business of Freelance Writing

Central Library, Conference Room (first floor)
10/10/2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

UPDATE: As of 9/21/17, this workshop has been rescheduled, and the series will now begin on Tuesday, October 10. The new sessions are:

10/10 - Session 1: Pitching 101 (1st fl conference room)
10/17 - Session 2: Digital Content & Promotion (1st fl conference room)
10/24 - Session 3: Writers' Panel (Bubbler room)

Trying to launch or increase your profile and/or your visibility as a freelance writer? Learn how to connect with different media outlets (print and digital); the pros and cons of freelancing; and insightful tools for how to start building those crucial connections on a local and national level by using effective self-promotion via social media, other web-based platforms and direct interactions in your community.

10/3 - Session 1: Pitching 101
10/10 - Session 2: Digital Content & Promotion
10/17 - Session 3: Writers' Panel

Please register for each session individually at madisonpubliclibrary.org or by calling 608-266-6300.

About the instructor: ​Rachel Werner is the assistant editor of BRAVA, a magazine created by women for women. She's also a fitness instructor, health coach, blogger and a 2016-2017 national WomenRide4Change Ambassador.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
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