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Central Alicia Ashman Goodman South Hawthorne Lakeview Meadowridge Monroe Street Pinney Sequoya

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

Monday, December 11 2017

Time Items
All day
 
9:00 am
 
 
Porchlight Outreach

Porchlight Outreach

Central Library, Study Room 211
12/11/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tags:
Adult - Assistance
10:00 am
 
Alicia Ashman Mystery Book Group--THE BOY IN THE SHADOWS by Car-Johan Vallgreen

Alicia Ashman Mystery Book Group--THE BOY IN THE SHADOWS by Car-Johan Vallgreen

Alicia Ashman Library
12/11/2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join the Alicia Ashman Mystery Book Group for discussions of mysteries, thrillers, and suspense titles. Be ready to share with the group recent reads in these genres. Our next title will be available for pick-up following today's discussion, with extra copies available while supplies last.

Tags:
Adult - Books
 
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
12/11/2017
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
12/11/2017
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
10:30 am
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

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

Enjoy the tactile wonders of paint, glitter, glue and more. Smocks or "messy clothes" recommended. Groups welcome. For ages 5 and under.

Tags:
Preschool
11:30 am
 
Book Baby

Book Baby

Hawthorne Library
12/11/2017
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
12/11/2017
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
12/11/2017
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
12/11/2017
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
12/11/2017
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)
4:00 pm
 
Nifty Gifty thrifty

Nifty Gifty thrifty

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
12/11/2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Make special, one-of-a-kind treasures to keep or to give to your loved ones. Ages 6 & up. Children under 8 must have an adult helper. Register online or at 266-6385. Registration begins 11/27.

Click here to register

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Lakeview Library
12/11/2017
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
 
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Lakeview Library
12/11/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Chess meets the second and fourth Monday of every month. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Tags:
Chess, Families or All Ages
 
Car seat presentation (MNC)

Car seat presentation (MNC)

Community Rooms A and B, Meadowridge Library
12/11/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Safe kids car seat presentation

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6:30 pm
 
Evening Family Storytimes

Evening Family Storytimes

Sequoya Library
12/11/2017
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
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