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

December 2017

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3:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 103, Study Room 103, Sequoya Library
12/01/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 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.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Assistance, Adult - Educational
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11:45 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

Tags:
Adult - Assistance, Adult - Educational
 
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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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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
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4:30 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
12/05/2017
4:30 pm - 7:30 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 (Tuesdays at 10:00 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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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9:15 am
1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

Central Library, Meeting Room 301
12/06/2017
9:15 am - 10:30 am

A free, weekly program for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to an audience of peers over coffee. Presenters, discussion and live stream available online or @1MillionCupsMAD.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
 
10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
12/06/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Attention word lovers: exercise your brain by playing Scrabble with other adults!

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
10:30 am
SCALE

SCALE

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/06/2017
10:30 am - 12:45 pm

Skills in computer and literacy for employment.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
4:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Pinney Library
12/06/2017
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.

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 - Assistance, Adult - Educational
 
6:00 pm
Chocolate Truffles with Punky Egan

Chocolate Truffles with Punky Egan

Lakeview Library
12/06/2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Chocolate Truffles
Punky will demonstrate how quick and easy truffles are to make for the upcoming holidays. The key is using a good quality, dark chocolate for the richest taste. Sample espresso, hazelnut, and mint truffles. Limited to 14. Registration begins Wednesday, November 22.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
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4:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Hawthorne Library
12/07/2017
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 246-4548 to make a 60-minute appointment.

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
RESCHEDULED: The Art of the Recipe (will be held Jan 11, 2018)

RESCHEDULED: The Art of the Recipe (will be held Jan 11, 2018)

Central Library
12/07/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

UPDATE: This class has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 11, 2018.

Recipes are everywhere, but what makes a great one? Whether for publication or personal use, the best recipes are creative, informative and articulate. This class, a soup-to-nuts exploration of recipe-writing rules and resources, covers everything from inspiration to style, from titles to measurements, and from copyright law to recipe testing.

Terese Allen has written scores of food-focused articles and books, including the award-winning cookbooks, The Flavor of Wisconsin and The Flavor of Wisconsin for Kids. She is a columnist for Edible Madison and Edible Door magazines, and is a co-founder and long-time leader of the Culinary History Enthusiasts of Wisconsin (CHEW).

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
 
7:00 pm
De-Stress with Yoga

De-Stress with Yoga

Pinney Library
12/07/2017
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Just in time for the busy holiday season, join instructor Katie of Lotus Roots Kundalini Yoga in a 75 minute introductory level Kundalini Yoga class for adults. Learn de-stress techniques to use throughout the upcoming busy season. Each participant should bring a yoga mat or towel. Wearing socks and comfortable clothing that allows for freedom of movement is recommended. Teens 13 and older are also welcome to register. No experience necessary. Please register for only one class (either November 16 or December 7).

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
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3:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 103, Study Room 103, Sequoya Library
12/08/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 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.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Assistance, Adult - Educational
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9:00 am
Enroll in Healthcare

Enroll in Healthcare

Pinney Library
12/09/2017
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Covering Wisconsin has you covered! Their friendly staff will help you sign up for health insurance, including: Employer Coverage, Medicare, BadgerCare Plus, and The Marketplace.

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
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
12/09/2017
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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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4:00 pm
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
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4:30 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
12/12/2017
4:30 pm - 7:30 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 (Tuesdays at 10:00 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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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9:15 am
1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

Central Library, Meeting Room 301
12/13/2017
9:15 am - 10:30 am

A free, weekly program for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to an audience of peers over coffee. Presenters, discussion and live stream available online or @1MillionCupsMAD.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
 
10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
12/13/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Attention word lovers: exercise your brain by playing Scrabble with other adults!

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
10:30 am
SCALE

SCALE

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/13/2017
10:30 am - 12:45 pm

Skills in computer and literacy for employment.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
4:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Pinney Library
12/13/2017
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.

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 - Assistance, Adult - Educational
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4:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Hawthorne Library
12/14/2017
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 246-4548 to make a 60-minute appointment.

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
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3:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 103, Study Room 103, Sequoya Library
12/15/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 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.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Assistance, Adult - Educational
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10:30 am
Mapping the Mounds - Ancient Earthworks Society Lecture Series

Mapping the Mounds - Ancient Earthworks Society Lecture Series

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/16/2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Monette Bebow-Reinhard (Wisconsin’s archaic copper culture researcher) will describe copper artifacts found in Wisconsin Indian Mounds and the larger story they help tell about our early past.

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
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
12/16/2017
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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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4:30 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
12/19/2017
4:30 pm - 7:30 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 (Tuesdays at 10:00 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.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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9:15 am
1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

Central Library, Meeting Room 301
12/20/2017
9:15 am - 10:30 am

A free, weekly program for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to an audience of peers over coffee. Presenters, discussion and live stream available online or @1MillionCupsMAD.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
 
10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
12/20/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Attention word lovers: exercise your brain by playing Scrabble with other adults!

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
10:30 am
SCALE

SCALE

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/20/2017
10:30 am - 12:45 pm

Skills in computer and literacy for employment.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
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9:15 am
1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

Central Library, Meeting Room 301
12/27/2017
9:15 am - 10:30 am

A free, weekly program for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to an audience of peers over coffee. Presenters, discussion and live stream available online or @1MillionCupsMAD.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Other
 
10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
12/27/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Attention word lovers: exercise your brain by playing Scrabble with other adults!

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
10:30 am
SCALE

SCALE

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/27/2017
10:30 am - 12:45 pm

Skills in computer and literacy for employment.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
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7:00 pm
De-Stress with Yoga

De-Stress with Yoga

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
12/29/2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Just in time for the busy holiday season, join instructor Katie of Lotus Roots Kundalini Yoga in a 75 minute introductory level Kundalini Yoga class for adults. Learn de-stress techniques to use throughout the upcoming busy season. Each participant should bring a yoga mat or towel. Wearing socks and comfortable clothing that allows for freedom of movement is recommended. Teens 13 and older are also welcome to register. No experience necessary.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
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