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

January 2018

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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/02/2018
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:
2-4 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art
2-5 Carlee- General lab help
5-8 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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6:30 pm
Alicia Ashman Crochet Club

Alicia Ashman Crochet Club

Alicia Ashman Library
01/03/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Come join the community of crocheters at Alicia Ashman Library each first and third Wednesday of the month. Whether you're a beginner or an expert, you'll enjoy the camaraderie of sharing an evening with other crocheters. See what others are working on, get advice from other crocheters, learn new techniques, and share your own work.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Bubbler - Adult, Teen (grades 6-12)
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/04/2018
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:
2-4 Trent- General Lab Help
2-5 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art
5-8 Michael- Expertise in film production and writing

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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1:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/06/2018
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 Bradley DLO - 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.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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4:30 pm
Madison Teacher Studio

Madison Teacher Studio

Bubbler, Central Library
01/08/2018
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

All educators are welcome to attend!
This event is:
* Free and open to ANY educator interested in teaching through making and maker spaces.
* Available for UW-Madison credits or continuing education units (CEUs)

You can expect to:
* Make connections with other educators interested in teaching through making
* Gain at least one concrete practice that you might consider implementing with your students
* Engage in critical conversations about challenges and benefits of teaching through making in K12 classrooms
* Enjoy great food and great conversation

The event is free, but please RSVP so we know how much food to bring.
Visit this link: https://wisconsinteacherstudio.org/madison-teacher-studio-faq-register to RSVP and to find out more! Please bring a laptop if possible.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Bubbler - Adult
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/09/2018
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:
2-4 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art
2-5 Carlee- General lab help
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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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6:00 pm
Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Bubbler, Central Library
01/10/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for an evening of drop-in drawing. Rachal invites you to engage in some collaborative, community drawing projects in the Bubbler Room as well as furthering any personal projects you've been dreaming up. Various materials will be provided for individuals who wish to engage in this open drawing studio time. All levels of experience are welcome!

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/11/2018
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:
2-4 Trent- General Lab Help
2-5 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art
5-8 Michael- Expertise in film production and writing

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
 
6:00 pm
Bubbler Write-In

Bubbler Write-In

Bubbler, Central Library
01/11/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Silent sustained writing! Use this time for free play or make progress on your current project. We also encourage writers to use this opportunity to form and meet with smaller workshop groups. Every second Thursday from 6:00-9:00pm.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
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11:00 am
Draw the Library: An Observational Illustration Workshop

Draw the Library: An Observational Illustration Workshop

Bubbler, Central Library
01/13/2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for an observational drawing workshop. Meet in the Bubbler Room at 11:00 AM, then float around the library and sketch observational illustrations of what you discover.

All levels of experience are encouraged to join, all materials will be provided. Ages 18+

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
 
 
1:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/13/2018
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 Richard- Expertise in beat making and audio recording
1-4 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, graphic design, and digital art.
1-4 Sophie- Expertise in digital art, graphic design, and animation

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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1:00 pm
Bubbler Closed 1-3 PM

Bubbler Closed 1-3 PM

Bubbler, Central Library
01/14/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Bubbler Closed 1-3 PM

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/16/2018
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 Trent- General Lab Help
5-8 Dusty- Expertise in coding, graphic design, and stop-motion animation

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
 
6:00 pm
(RESCHEDULED) Artist & Craftsman Monthly Workshop

(RESCHEDULED) Artist & Craftsman Monthly Workshop

Bubbler, Central Library
01/16/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This program will be rescheduled on 1/30 from 6-8pm

Join artist Bob Elland from Artist & Craftsman Supply for a monthly demo using both new and classic mediums and materials found at your local art supply store. Learn more about the medium, ask questions - and try it out for yourself!
All are welcome to drop by, no registration necessary.
Each month there is a new project or medium that will be announced prior to the workshop.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Think Green with Artist in Residence Victor Castro

Think Green with Artist in Residence Victor Castro

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/16/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Get creative with recyclables and make art with artist in residence Victor Castro!

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages
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6:30 pm
Alicia Ashman Crochet Club

Alicia Ashman Crochet Club

Alicia Ashman Library
01/17/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Come join the community of crocheters at Alicia Ashman Library each first and third Wednesday of the month. Whether you're a beginner or an expert, you'll enjoy the camaraderie of sharing an evening with other crocheters. See what others are working on, get advice from other crocheters, learn new techniques, and share your own work.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Bubbler - Adult, Teen (grades 6-12)
 
 
6:30 pm
Pop-Up Library Portraits

Pop-Up Library Portraits

Bubbler, Central Library
01/17/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for a one-of-a-kind experience in the library. First find a book you hold dear to you, second find Rachal. Rachal will be stationed somewhere popular in the library with a small table and will do a 2-3 min portrait of you and your book of choice! Participants gets to leave with an original portrait. All are encouraged to participate. First come, first served.

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/18/2018
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 Dusty- Expertise in coding, graphic design, and stop-motion animation
5-8 Michael- Expertise in film production and writing

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
 
6:30 pm
Cabin Fever Writing Club

Cabin Fever Writing Club

Bubbler, Central Library
01/18/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Looking to be a part of a friendly writing community? Open to writers of all levels, this winter the Bubbler will be hosting three consecutive all-genre workshops. These classes will be led by some of Madison’s brightest minds and will keep your creative flame alive throughout our darkest months!

For more information: http://madisonbubbler.org/creativewriting/

REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED! Please register here for the entire series:
https://goo.gl/forms/cMgAotuQQOHpjzgi2

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
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11:00 am
Portrait Slam: Illustrating Faces

Portrait Slam: Illustrating Faces

Bubbler, Central Library
01/20/2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for afternoon of drawing games centered around drawing famous and familiar faces. All levels of experience are encouraged to join, all materials will be provided. Ages 18+

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
 
1:00 pm
Libraries are for everyone drop-in screenprinting

Libraries are for everyone drop-in screenprinting

Pinney Library
01/20/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stop by for this drop-in workshop and create your own screenprint of an inclusive Libraries are for Everyone image, with text available in English, Spanish, or Arabic. Bring your own t-shirt/tote/material to print on, or create a print on paper. One print per person. All ages welcome, kids under 7 will need help from a grownup.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
 
1:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/20/2018
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 Bradley DLO- Expertise in beat making and audio recording
1-4 Sophie- Expertise in digital art, graphic design, and animation

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
2:00 pm
MakerPalooza: Kindness Rocks (A Bubbler Jr. Program)

MakerPalooza: Kindness Rocks (A Bubbler Jr. Program)

Pinney Library
01/20/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

We're excited to help spread kindness around the community and hope you will join us. Come decorate rocks with kind pictures or messages to leave around the area as a surprise! It's simple: paint, hide, find, smile, repeat! Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
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2:30 pm
CANCELED - Making Remixed

CANCELED - Making Remixed

Lakeview Library
01/22/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This event has been CANCELED. We hope to offer more hip-hop events in the coming year.
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)
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/23/2018
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 Dusty- Expertise in coding, graphic design, 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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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6:00 pm
Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Bubbler, Central Library
01/24/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for an evening of drop-in drawing. Rachal invites you to engage in some collaborative, community drawing projects in the Bubbler Room as well as furthering any personal projects you've been dreaming up. Various materials will be provided for individuals who wish to engage in this open drawing studio time. All levels of experience are welcome!

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/25/2018
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:
2-4 Trent- General Lab Help
2-5 Carlee- General Lab Help
5-8 Michael- Expertise in film production and writing

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
 
6:30 pm
Cabin Fever Writing Club

Cabin Fever Writing Club

Bubbler, Central Library
01/25/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Looking to be a part of a friendly writing community? Open to writers of all levels, this winter the Bubbler will be hosting three consecutive all-genre workshops. These classes will be led by some of Madison’s brightest minds and will keep your creative flame alive throughout our darkest months!

For more information: http://madisonbubbler.org/creativewriting/

REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED! Please register here for the entire series:
https://goo.gl/forms/cMgAotuQQOHpjzgi2

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
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11:00 am
Memories and The Art of Storytelling: An Illustration Workshop

Memories and The Art of Storytelling: An Illustration Workshop

Bubbler, Central Library
01/27/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates in an engaging drawing workshop that involved warm up-drawing exercises and personal storytelling. Using poignant memories and real-life experiences you will learn how to illustrate a moment in time. All levels of experience are encouraged to join, all materials will be provided.

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
 
 
1:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/27/2018
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 Richard - Expertise in beat making and 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.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
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2:30 pm
CANCELED - Making Remixed

CANCELED - Making Remixed

Lakeview Library
01/29/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This event has been CANCELED. We hope to offer more hip-hop events in the coming year.
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)
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2:00 pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Central Library, Media Lab
01/30/2018
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:
2-4 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, graphic design, and digital art.
2-5 Carlee- General Lab Help
5-8 Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, graphic design, and digital art.

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 - Families or All Ages, Media Lab
 
 
6:00 pm
Papermaking Demo & Workshop with Artist & Craftsman Supply

Papermaking Demo & Workshop with Artist & Craftsman Supply

Bubbler, Central Library
01/30/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Artist & Craftsman Supply and Arnold Grummer’s Hand Papermaking Supplies will be conducting a papermaking demo and workshop. Learn the intricate process and try your hand at it by making with artist Kim Grummer! Make your own paper and create handmade paper Valentines for friends, office buddies or someone special. You'll recycle junk mail envelopes, add little tidbits like Hershey's Kiss flags and confetti hearts to the pulp, and use finished paper to make Valentines. Items to bring: 2-3 junk mail envelopes, any size, and/or red greeting card envelopes from the holidays.

This month registration is required, limit 10 participants, ages 16+

Each month Artist & Craftsman Supply sponsors a monthly demo using both new and classic mediums and materials found at your local art supply store. Learn more about the medium, ask questions - and try it out for yourself!

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
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6:00 pm
Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Open Drawing Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Rachal Duggan

Bubbler, Central Library
01/31/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Bubbler artist-in-residence*, Rachal Duggan of RADillustrates for an evening of drop-in drawing. Rachal invites you to engage in some collaborative, community drawing projects in the Bubbler Room as well as furthering any personal projects you've been dreaming up. Various materials will be provided for individuals who wish to engage in this open drawing studio time. All levels of experience are welcome!

*The artist-in-residence program is sponsored by Scooter Software.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
 
 
 
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