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Please note that this calendar only contains library programs. For room availability, please contact the appropriate library directly.

Saturday, December 2 2017

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All day
 
9:00 am
 
Friends of Sequoya Library Book Sale

Friends of Sequoya Library Book Sale

Sequoya Library
12/02/2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: 442 Westgate Mall, Madison WI 53711. Next to TJMaxx in Westgate Mall. Thousands of books for sale each month. Most books are donations, some library withdrawls also for sale. Nonfiction titles are sorted by category for easy browsing. Fiction titles for all ages! CD and DVD selections as well. Bag sale (on selected items) starts at 2 pm.

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Book Sale
 
 
Porchlight Outreach

Porchlight Outreach

Central Library, Study Room 211
12/02/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Adult - Assistance
10:00 am
 
 
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Central Library, Children's Program Room
12/02/2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor, Katie Muschlewski for a fun class. For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child.

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Preschool
 
 
Someone to Somebody Somewhere Workshop

Someone to Somebody Somewhere Workshop

Bubbler, Central Library
12/02/2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Drop by and join artist-in-residence, Kim Charles Kay, in this creative and reflective art-making process. Each participant will walk away with a personalized reminder of who they are, what and whom they love, and what that love means. All are welcome!!

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Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
10:30 am
 
Stories and Sweets

Stories and Sweets

Hawthorne Library
12/02/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Join us for donuts, juice and stories at a special Saturday morning storytime! Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

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Families or All Ages, Preschool
 
Spanish Storytime / Cuenta Cuentos y Canciones

Spanish Storytime / Cuenta Cuentos y Canciones

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/02/2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

¡Acompáñenos para escuchar cuentos en español! Para niños de 3 a 6 años de edad. Nos enfocamos en la alfabetización temprana a través de la lectura, la música y el juego.
Please join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish, focused on building early literacy skills. For ages 3-6

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Preschool
11:00 am
 
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Hawthorne Library
12/02/2017
11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Bring a favorite book and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

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Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
11:30 am
 
First Course Information Session: Training Program for Professional Kitchen Jobs

First Course Information Session: Training Program for Professional Kitchen Jobs

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/02/2017
11:45 am - 12:45 pm

FoodWorks Madison's "First Course" is a three-week intensive job-training program for professional kitchen jobs that trains, finds jobs for, and supports under-employed people. We will be holding another class in January, and are hosting Q&A sessions. Join the founders of the project to learn about the details, how to apply, and whether this course might be right for you. This event is open to the public, but is especially for people who have a strong interest in doing work in the culinary field.
More information at www.foodworksmadison.org, info@foodworksmadison.org or leave a voicemail at (608) 957-7330

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Adult - Assistance, Adult - Educational
12:00 pm
 
CANCELLED: Drop-in Basic Computer Help

CANCELLED: Drop-in Basic Computer Help

Central Library
12/02/2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Get help with basic computer questions: email, printing, filling out online forms, etc.

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays
12-4 pm
First floor of the Central Library

Drop-in computer help is a partnership between Madison Public library and WISE, Wisconsin Senior Employment Program

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Adult - Assistance, Computer Training
1:00 pm
 
 
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
12/02/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 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:
1-4 Dan- Expertise in film production and editing
1-4 Sophie - Expertise in digital art, graphic design, and animation
1-4 Yan - General Help
1-4 Richard - Expertise in audio recording

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.

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Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
1:30 pm
 
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Navy Room 126, Goodman South Madison Library
12/02/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including resumes and cover letters, school assignments, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems or any other kind of writing. Basic computer help, such as setting up email accounts, searching for jobs online, or filling out online job applications, is also available.

Appointments for writing assistance may be made the day of assistance only! Call 266-6395 to make a 45-minute appointment. Due to high demand, you are encouraged to call as soon as the library opens (Saturdays at 9:00 a.m.)

Madison Writing Assistance is a free service provided by the UW-Madison Writing Center and is made possible through the generous support of The Evjue Foundation, the UW Anonymous Fund, Altrusa International of Madison, and the UW-Madison Writing Center.

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Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
2:00 pm
 
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Goodman South Madison Library
12/02/2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
lego, School Age (grades K-5)
 
Code an app!

Code an app!

Pinney Library
12/02/2017
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Drop-in and code an app using Bitsbox! Bring your own device with a keyboard, or use one of our laptops. For ages 7 and up, with a grownup to help!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
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