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

Monday, December 4 2017

Time Items
All day
 
9:00 am
 
 
Porchlight Outreach

Porchlight Outreach

Central Library, Study Room 211
12/04/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tags:
Adult - Assistance
10:00 am
 
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
12/04/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
Preschool Art Class with Jovita

Preschool Art Class with Jovita

Pinney Library
12/04/2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Join local artist Jovita Hogan to create art with projects exploring different media and techniques! Each week will feature a different project. Please register for each class individually. Registration opens 2 weeks before each class.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Goodman South Madison Library
12/04/2017
10:15 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, and activities. One adult per child is recommended.

Tags:
Preschool
10:30 am
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Hawthorne Library
12/04/2017
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes especially for toddlers! One parent per child is recommended.

Tags:
Toddler
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meadowridge Library
12/04/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Registration not required. Note: No storytime on 10/6.

Tags:
Preschool
 
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Lakeview Library
12/04/2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

(For children ages 3 to 5, siblings welcome.)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays, and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome. Registration not required.

Tags:
Preschool
11:00 am
 
Preschool Art Class

Preschool Art Class

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/04/2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Enjoy the tactile wonders of paint, glitter, glue and more. Smocks or "messy clothes" recommended. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
11:30 am
 
Book Baby

Book Baby

Hawthorne Library
12/04/2017
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Enjoy short stories and songs - then stay for play and conversation! For babies ages 0-15 months.

Tags:
Baby
12:00 pm
 
 
General Job Assistance

General Job Assistance

Central Library, Study Room 204
12/04/2017
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get free job assistance with a strong focus on professional development and application writing, including resumes and cover letters. Help looking for work online, or filling out an online job application is also provided. Sign up for a free one hour session of one-on-one assistance by calling 266-6350.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance
 
Drop-in Basic Computer Help

Drop-in Basic Computer Help

Central Library
12/04/2017
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

Tags:
Adult - Assistance, Computer Training
2:30 pm
 
Minecraft Monday

Minecraft Monday

Goodman South Madison Library
12/04/2017
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Grab your friends and play LAN Minecraft at the library! No laptop or account necessary. For ages 17 and under. Funded in part by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation. Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
Making Remixed

Making Remixed

Lakeview Library
12/04/2017
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Michael Dando for a series of maker events with a hip-hop twist.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
3:00 pm
 
Library Lego Club

Library Lego Club

Pinney Library
12/04/2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
4:00 pm
 
[CANCELED] Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

[CANCELED] Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Lakeview Library
12/04/2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 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.

Call 246-4547 in advance to sign up for a one-hour session.

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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
6:00 pm
 
Memoirs Salon

Memoirs Salon

Goodman South Madison Library
12/04/2017
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

"First Monday, First Person!" We will share and critique writing in the first person with like-minded people. We meet at 6pm, and enjoy light refreshments and stories until library staff chases us out at 7:45pm.

Sign up upon arrival to read on a first-come, first-served basis, and receive group feedback. Listeners welcome as well as readers. Event is Free and open.

Join us on the first Monday of every month (except when Monday is a holiday.)

Tags:
Adult - Assistance
 
Chess Club - Lessons at 6:00 p.m.

Chess Club - Lessons at 6:00 p.m.

Alicia Ashman Library
12/04/2017
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Lessons for both beginners and more advanced players begin promptly at 6 PM and last 45 minutes.

Open to all ages and skill levels (children under 8 years old need to be accompanied by an adult).

Tags:
Families or All Ages
6:30 pm
 
Evening Family Storytimes

Evening Family Storytimes

Meeting Room B, Sequoya Library
12/04/2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Unwind at the library as a family with evening storytime. Bring your dinner or snack and join us for stories, puppets, and songs to appeal to all ages. Includes built in time for you to read together as a family. Pick out a great book from Ms. Rebecca’s stack to take home and read before bed that night. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool
 
Chess Club - Free Play (6:45 PM - 8:00 PM)

Chess Club - Free Play (6:45 PM - 8:00 PM)

Alicia Ashman Library
12/04/2017
6:45 pm - 8:00 pm

After lessons comes Free Play! From 6:45 PM to 8 PM it's time to practice what you've learned and have fun playing the game. open to all Ages and Skill Levels (children under 8 years old need to be accompanied by an adult).

Tags:
Families or All Ages
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