Calendar

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

August 2017

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10:00 am
Amazing Amulet Party-Hawthorne

Amazing Amulet Party-Hawthorne

Hawthorne Library
08/01/2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/01/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
5:30 pm
Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/01/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a step back and get a new perspective. Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian in tackling your problems- big or small, silly or serious. Come with a willingness to share and leave with a plan that will leave you feeling lighter.
All ages welcome, registration required.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
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11:00 am
Teen Video Game Design Bootcamp

Teen Video Game Design Bootcamp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/02/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Leave this 2-day series having created your own video game level! During the camp attendees will use AutoDesk Maya and The Unreal Development Kit to create a fully interactive 3D game level. Attendees will work with a professional Game Designer to create every part of their level; from the sky and the ground to the various objects found in it. At the end of the camp, attendees will be able to play their level as well as the other levels created by peers during the camp. Games will be rated "T for Teen”. Registration is required for both days of camp (August 3-4). Snacks will be served during break time!

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab, Teen (grades 6-12)
 
 
1:00 pm
Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler, Central Library
08/02/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Private Group Workshop (MA-PR)

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
3:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Hawthorne

Amazing Amulet Party-Hawthorne

Hawthorne Library
08/02/2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/02/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a project or idea that you’ve been kicking around for awhile now, but just haven’t found the time or space to make it happen? Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian on Wednesday evenings during drop-in open studio. Come make something beautiful in the transformed Bubbler room. Vibes of comfort and coziness will help you recenter, relax, and refocus your energies towards your most creative self. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
You Can Draw It! Beginning Drawing Workshop

You Can Draw It! Beginning Drawing Workshop

Pinney Library
08/02/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn the basics of drawing with presenter Amy Mietzel of Bare Knuckle Arts in this workshop for teens and adults. Starting with a simple still life, learn several shading techniques. All materials supplied and no experience necessary.

The Bubbler is funded by a grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
 
6:00 pm
Woodblock Carving + Printing with Artist-in-Residence, Jenie Gao

Woodblock Carving + Printing with Artist-in-Residence, Jenie Gao

Goodman South Madison Library
08/02/2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Come learn how to create your own woodblock print. Jenie will be leading workshops that cover how to create your image, carve your block, and print on paper and fabric. Feel free to bring a t-shirt or other fabric to print on and wear something you don’t mind getting a little inky!

No prior experience necessary, ages 16+. Registration required, visit: madisonbubbler.org to register!​

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
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11:00 am
Teen Video Game Design Bootcamp

Teen Video Game Design Bootcamp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/03/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Leave this 2-day series having created your own video game level! During the camp attendees will use AutoDesk Maya and The Unreal Development Kit to create a fully interactive 3D game level. Attendees will work with a professional Game Designer to create every part of their level; from the sky and the ground to the various objects found in it. At the end of the camp, attendees will be able to play their level as well as the other levels created by peers during the camp. Games will be rated "T for Teen”. Registration is required for both days of camp (August 3-4). Snacks will be served during break time!

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab, Teen (grades 6-12)
 
 
1:00 pm
Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler, Central Library
08/03/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Private Group Workshop (MA-A)

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
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2:00 pm
Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/04/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Intro to Film Editing workshop attendees will work with a professional Film Editor to edit, color correct, master and composite film. Attendees can bring their own footage or use stock footage provided by the Media Lab. Attendees are encouraged to bring a thumb drive or hard drive to save their work, and headphones for editing audio.

This workshop is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
5
 
1:30 pm
Make a Pull Toy with Amy Mietzel (a Bubbler Jr program)

Make a Pull Toy with Amy Mietzel (a Bubbler Jr program)

Pinney Library
08/05/2017
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Join artist Amy Mietzel, of Bare Knuckle Arts, and make a fun pull toy! Participants will create a wheeled base, then - in a mini maker space- construct the top of the toy using upcycled materials, glue, and duct tape. A fun project for all ages! Younger children may need some help from an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
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2:00 pm
Maker Monday

Maker Monday

Sequoya Library
08/07/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join special guest artists or dig-in to Maker Corps activities to explore hands-on artistic and creative tools for building, creating, and playing, with a different focus each week. Flex your tinkering brain muscles with new inventions, problems, and puzzles. Drop-in and stay as long as you like. For kids ages 7 - 12, supervised younger siblings welcome. Call the library for this week's activity. ​Maker Corps summer programming is funded by a grant from the Evjue Foundation.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5)
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2:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Meadowridge

Amazing Amulet Party-Meadowridge

Meadowridge Library
08/08/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/08/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a step back and get a new perspective. Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian in tackling your problems- big or small, silly or serious. Come with a willingness to share and leave with a plan that will leave you feeling lighter.
All ages welcome, registration required.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
9
 
 
1:00 pm
Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler, Central Library
08/09/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Private Group Workshop (MA-PR)

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
1:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Goodman South Madison

Amazing Amulet Party-Goodman South Madison

Goodman South Madison Library
08/09/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
3:00 pm
Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/09/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Work with professional Game Designer and Media Lab instructor, Nate, for two days to make your own video games using Scratch! Attendees will be able to share their games with friends and family, as well as work on them after the workshop at home! Games will be rated 'E' for everyone. For students in grades 4-6. Attendees should plan to attend both days.

Click here to register

Tags:
Media Lab, School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/09/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a project or idea that you’ve been kicking around for awhile now, but just haven’t found the time or space to make it happen? Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian on Wednesday evenings during drop-in open studio. Come make something beautiful in the transformed Bubbler room. Vibes of comfort and coziness will help you recenter, relax, and refocus your energies towards your most creative self. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Woodblock Carving + Printing with Artist-in-Residence, Jenie Gao

Woodblock Carving + Printing with Artist-in-Residence, Jenie Gao

Meadowridge Library
08/09/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come learn how to create your own woodblock print. Jenie will be leading workshops that cover how to create your image, carve your block, and print on paper and fabric. Feel free to bring a t-shirt or other fabric to print on and wear something you don’t mind getting a little inky!

No prior experience necessary, ages 16+. Registration required, visit: madisonbubbler.org to register!​

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
 
7:00 pm
Paint Night with Monroe Street Arts Center

Paint Night with Monroe Street Arts Center

Monroe Street Library
08/09/2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join MSAC instructor, Brittany Buck, as she walks you through a cactus painting on canvas! Use color and imagination while being guided through the process. You will complete a painting in this class.

Materials provided.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
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10:30 am
Pop Up Puppet Theatre

Pop Up Puppet Theatre

Meadowridge Library
08/10/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Head to the library for silly stories and puppet fun! No registration required.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
1:00 pm
Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler, Central Library
08/10/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Private Group Workshop (MA-A)

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
 
3:00 pm
Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/10/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Work with professional Game Designer and Media Lab instructor, Nate, for two days to make your own video games using Scratch! Attendees will be able to share their games with friends and family, as well as work on them after the workshop at home! Games will be rated 'E' for everyone. For students in grades 4-6. Attendees should plan to attend both days.

Click here to register

Tags:
Media Lab, School Age (grades K-5)
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12:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/11/2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
2:00 pm
Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/11/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Intro to Film Editing workshop attendees will work with a professional Film Editor to edit, color correct, master and composite film. Attendees can bring their own footage or use stock footage provided by the Media Lab. Attendees are encouraged to bring a thumb drive or hard drive to save their work, and headphones for editing audio.

This workshop is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
12
 
10:00 am
Tech + Tinker - Special Eclipse Addition

Tech + Tinker - Special Eclipse Addition

Sequoya Library
08/12/2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for tech based maker programs! Play with tech-y toys, code an app, or explore more fun activities. Check online or call the library to find out each day's theme. For kids ages 7-12.

This week join us for a special App creation session using Bitsbox. Make your own Eclipse app making the moon cover the sun. Attendees will also receive a free pair of eclipse glasses to wear during the special events on August 21st!

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
10:00 am
Amazing Amulet Party-Central

Amazing Amulet Party-Central

Central Library, Children's Program Room
08/12/2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
10:00 am
Paper Marbling with Amy Mietzel (A BUBBLER PROGRAM)

Paper Marbling with Amy Mietzel (A BUBBLER PROGRAM)

Hawthorne Library
08/12/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Drop-in and try your hand at paper-marbling! Use fun art tools and watch as your colorful creation appears - like magic! Families and all ages welcome.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
1:00 pm
Saturdays with the Bubbler: Make a Pull Toy

Saturdays with the Bubbler: Make a Pull Toy

Sequoya Library
08/12/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join artist Amy Mietzel, of Bare Knuckle Arts, and make a fun pull toy! Participants will create a wheeled base, then – in a mini maker space - construct the top of the toy using upcycled materials, glue, and duct tape. A fun project for all ages! Younger children may need some help from an adult. There will be 2 separate 45 minute sessions, please only register for one.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
1:00 pm
Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler Room Closed

Bubbler, Central Library
08/12/2017
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

private event.

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
2:00 pm
Saturdays with the Bubbler: Make a Pull Toy

Saturdays with the Bubbler: Make a Pull Toy

Sequoya Library
08/12/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join artist Amy Mietzel, of Bare Knuckle Arts, and make a fun pull toy! Participants will create a wheeled base, then – in a mini maker space - construct the top of the toy using upcycled materials, glue, and duct tape. A fun project for all ages! Younger children may need some help from an adult. There will be 2 separate 45 minute sessions, please only register for one.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
4:00 pm
TEEN CONCERT: "Around The Way"

TEEN CONCERT: "Around The Way"

Central Library
08/12/2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Media Academy provides Madison teens the opportunity to work with music and film industry professionals on the development and publishing of music for social justice. By pairing teens with adult mentors to work on group-oriented and self-guided digital learning projects of interest to them, the inaugural 8-week Summer 2017 Media Academy produced several songs and music videos, a documentary, a DVD and package design, marketing and promotional plans, and a live performance on Saturday, August 12, 4pm at 100 N. Carroll (in the common area at the top of the 100 block of State Street).

The videos and documentary will be posted on www.teenbubbler.org following the live premiere.

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Teen (grades 6-12)
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11:30 am
Amazing Amulet Party-Meadowridge

Amazing Amulet Party-Meadowridge

Meadowridge Library
08/14/2017
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
15
 
 
1:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Nate

Open Media Lab with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/15/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 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 and volunteers.

Instructor Nate has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Media Lab
 
 
5:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/15/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
5:30 pm
Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/15/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a step back and get a new perspective. Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian in tackling your problems- big or small, silly or serious. Come with a willingness to share and leave with a plan that will leave you feeling lighter.
All ages welcome, registration required.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Artist & Craftsman Demo (canceled)

Artist & Craftsman Demo (canceled)

Central Library
08/15/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages
16
 
 
11:00 am
Teen Stop-Motion Animation Bootcamp

Teen Stop-Motion Animation Bootcamp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/16/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Discover how animators produce cartoons and movies by bringing your own drawings, props and ideas to life. Explore techniques like claymation and “humanimation" and learn basic editing skills while creating short films that are of interest to you. Several projects will be completed each day and you take home all of your creations to share with family and friends at the end of the week. Registration is required for both days of camp (August 16-17). Snacks will be served during break time!

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab, Teen (grades 6-12)
 
3:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Goodman South Madison

Amazing Amulet Party-Goodman South Madison

Goodman South Madison Library
08/16/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/16/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a project or idea that you’ve been kicking around for awhile now, but just haven’t found the time or space to make it happen? Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian on Wednesday evenings during drop-in open studio. Come make something beautiful in the transformed Bubbler room. Vibes of comfort and coziness will help you recenter, relax, and refocus your energies towards your most creative self. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Media Lab with Maddi

Open Media Lab with Maddi

Central Library, Media Lab
08/16/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Maddi, with an expertise in Film Production and Camera Techniques.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
17
 
10:00 am
Amazing Amulet Party-Sequoya

Amazing Amulet Party-Sequoya

Sequoya Library
08/17/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
11:00 am
Teen Stop-Motion Animation Bootcamp

Teen Stop-Motion Animation Bootcamp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/17/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Discover how animators produce cartoons and movies by bringing your own drawings, props and ideas to life. Explore techniques like claymation and “humanimation" and learn basic editing skills while creating short films that are of interest to you. Several projects will be completed each day and you take home all of your creations to share with family and friends at the end of the week. Registration is required for both days of camp (August 16-17). Snacks will be served during break time!

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab, Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Sequoya

Amazing Amulet Party-Sequoya

Sequoya Library
08/17/2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
6:00 pm
Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/17/2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Photoshop - everyone knows what it is, but not everyone knows how to use it. In the Intro to Photoshop workshop, Media Lab Instructor, Nate will teach you about all of the amazing things Photoshop is capable of doing - From painting portraits to putting Brad Pitt in your vacation photos! Attendees will gain a basic understanding of digital creation as well as photo manipulation and digital editing. Attendees are encouraged to bring a USB compatible storage device (portable hard drive or flash drive) to save their work.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Media Lab Instructor Nate Clark has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Tags:
Media Lab
18
 
 
12:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/18/2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
2:00 pm
Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/18/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Intro to Film Editing workshop attendees will work with a professional Film Editor to edit, color correct, master and composite film. Attendees can bring their own footage or use stock footage provided by the Media Lab. Attendees are encouraged to bring a thumb drive or hard drive to save their work, and headphones for editing audio.

This workshop is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
3:30 pm
Library Laboratory Featuring TetraPAKMAN

Library Laboratory Featuring TetraPAKMAN

Lakeview Library
08/18/2017
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Are you sure it's Trash? Make cool stuff out of things that you might just throw away or recycle. Drop in to play games, have a snack, hang out and more in a special edition of Library Laboratory with TetraPAKMAN (Victor Castro). For kids ages 7 - 12, supervised younger siblings welcome.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5)
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10:00 am
Amazing Amulet Party--Alicia Ashman

Amazing Amulet Party--Alicia Ashman

Alicia Ashman Library
08/19/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
12:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Michael

Open Media Lab with Michael

Central Library, Media Lab
08/19/2017
12:00 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 and volunteers.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

This workshop is staffed by Michael, with an expertise in Film Production and Writing.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
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2:00 pm
Maker Monday

Maker Monday

Sequoya Library
08/21/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join special guest artists or dig-in to Maker Corps activities to explore hands-on artistic and creative tools for building, creating, and playing, with a different focus each week. Flex your tinkering brain muscles with new inventions, problems, and puzzles. Drop-in and stay as long as you like. For kids ages 7 - 12, supervised younger siblings welcome. Call the library for this week's activity. ​Maker Corps summer programming is funded by a grant from the Evjue Foundation.

Tags:
Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5), School Age (grades K-5)
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1:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Nate

Open Media Lab with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/22/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 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 and volunteers.

Instructor Nate has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Media Lab
 
2:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Alicia Ashman

Amazing Amulet Party-Alicia Ashman

Alicia Ashman Library
08/22/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/22/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a step back and get a new perspective. Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian in tackling your problems- big or small, silly or serious. Come with a willingness to share and leave with a plan that will leave you feeling lighter.
All ages welcome, registration required.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
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3:00 pm
Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/23/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Work with professional Game Designer and Media Lab instructor, Nate, for two days to make your own video games using Scratch! Attendees will be able to share their games with friends and family, as well as work on them after the workshop at home! Games will be rated 'E' for everyone. For students in grades 4-6. Attendees should plan to attend both days.

Click here to register

Tags:
Media Lab, School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/23/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a project or idea that you’ve been kicking around for awhile now, but just haven’t found the time or space to make it happen? Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian on Wednesday evenings during drop-in open studio. Come make something beautiful in the transformed Bubbler room. Vibes of comfort and coziness will help you recenter, relax, and refocus your energies towards your most creative self. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Media Lab with Maddi

Open Media Lab with Maddi

Central Library, Media Lab
08/23/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Maddi, with an expertise in Film Production and Camera Techniques.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
6:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Monroe Street

Amazing Amulet Party-Monroe Street

Monroe Street Library
08/23/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
6:30 pm
Macrame 101

Macrame 101

Alicia Ashman Library
08/23/2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn the basics of meditative macrame weaving and take a stab at creating your first beaded rope bracelet! Instructor Amy Knipschield will be on hand to guide you, and all materials will be provided, free of charge! Space is limited. Registration required. Call 824-1780 or register here online.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
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10:30 am
Amazing Amulet Party-Lakeview

Amazing Amulet Party-Lakeview

Lakeview Library
08/24/2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
2:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Lakeview

Amazing Amulet Party-Lakeview

Lakeview Library
08/24/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
3:00 pm
Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Grade 4-6 Game Design Summer Camp

Central Library, Media Lab
08/24/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Work with professional Game Designer and Media Lab instructor, Nate, for two days to make your own video games using Scratch! Attendees will be able to share their games with friends and family, as well as work on them after the workshop at home! Games will be rated 'E' for everyone. For students in grades 4-6. Attendees should plan to attend both days.

Click here to register

Tags:
Media Lab, School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
6:00 pm
Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/24/2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Photoshop - everyone knows what it is, but not everyone knows how to use it. In the Intro to Photoshop workshop, Media Lab Instructor, Nate will teach you about all of the amazing things Photoshop is capable of doing - From painting portraits to putting Brad Pitt in your vacation photos! Attendees will gain a basic understanding of digital creation as well as photo manipulation and digital editing. Attendees are encouraged to bring a USB compatible storage device (portable hard drive or flash drive) to save their work.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Media Lab Instructor Nate Clark has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Tags:
Media Lab
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12:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/25/2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
2:00 pm
Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Intro to Film Editing with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/25/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Intro to Film Editing workshop attendees will work with a professional Film Editor to edit, color correct, master and composite film. Attendees can bring their own footage or use stock footage provided by the Media Lab. Attendees are encouraged to bring a thumb drive or hard drive to save their work, and headphones for editing audio.

This workshop is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
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10:00 am
Amazing Amulet Party - Pinney

Amazing Amulet Party - Pinney

Pinney Library
08/26/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - School Age (Grades K-5)
 
10:00 am
Make a Golden Snitch

Make a Golden Snitch

Hawthorne Library
08/26/2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Are you the type of person that knows the Harry Potter books inside and out? Do you know your house on Pottermore and wear your colors proudly? Have you always wanted your very own Golden Snitch? Well, then this program is for you. We are going to make Golden Snitches that you can take home and proudly display on your fridge, or wear around your neck. Everyone is welcome, and no crafting experience is needed. Just a genuine love of The Boy Who Lived. The Bubbler is funded by a National Leadership Grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
 
12:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Michael

Open Media Lab with Michael

Central Library, Media Lab
08/26/2017
12:00 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 and volunteers.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

This workshop is staffed by Michael, with an expertise in Film Production and Writing.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
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1:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Nate

Open Media Lab with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/29/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 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 and volunteers.

Instructor Nate has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Media Lab
 
5:00 pm
Amazing Amulet Party-Pinney

Amazing Amulet Party-Pinney

Pinney Library
08/29/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Read like a Badger this summer and earn a golden ticket for entry into an Amazing Amulet party at a Madison Public Library near you!

Visit any party location and present your golden ticket for a chance to craft your own victory amulet. Take your amulet home with you, or add it to the library's display of victors for all to see and marvel at the completion of your summer reading quest. A family friendly event, with amulet designs accessible to reading victors of all ages.

Tags:
Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Families or All Ages
 
 
5:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Dan

Open Media Lab with Dan

Central Library, Media Lab
08/29/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Dan, with an expertise in Film Editing and Production.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
5:30 pm
Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Problem Solving Sessions with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/29/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a step back and get a new perspective. Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian in tackling your problems- big or small, silly or serious. Come with a willingness to share and leave with a plan that will leave you feeling lighter.
All ages welcome, registration required.

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
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1:00 pm
3D Game Design with Nate

3D Game Design with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/30/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In this workshop you will learn the basics of game design using Autodesk Maya and the Unreal Game Engine, the main design programs used by nearly all major video game and film studios. Attendees are encouraged to bring a USB compatible storage device (portable hard drive or flash drive) to save their work.

Instructor Nate Clark has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
3:00 pm
Open Media Lab with Nate

Open Media Lab with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/30/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 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 and volunteers.

Instructor Nate has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Open Studio with Artist-in-Residence, Jennie Bastian

Bubbler, Central Library
08/30/2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a project or idea that you’ve been kicking around for awhile now, but just haven’t found the time or space to make it happen? Join artist-in-residence, Jennie Bastian on Wednesday evenings during drop-in open studio. Come make something beautiful in the transformed Bubbler room. Vibes of comfort and coziness will help you recenter, relax, and refocus your energies towards your most creative self. All ages and all levels of experience are welcome. No registration necessary.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages
 
 
5:30 pm
Open Media Lab with Maddi

Open Media Lab with Maddi

Central Library, Media Lab
08/30/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 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 and volunteers.

This Open Lab is staffed by Maddi, with an expertise in Film Production and Camera Techniques.

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12), Media Lab
 
6:00 pm
Woodblock Carving & Printing with Jenie Gao

Woodblock Carving & Printing with Jenie Gao

Pinney Library
08/30/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

learn how to create your own woodblock print. Instructor Jenie Gao, former Artist In Residence at THE BUBBLER, will cover how to create your image, carve your block, and print on paper and fabric. Bring a t-shirt or other fabric to print on and wear something you don’t mind getting a little inky!

No prior experience necessary, ages 16+. Registration required,

Click here to register

Tags:
Bubbler - Adult
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6:00 pm
Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Basics of Photoshop with Nate

Central Library, Media Lab
08/31/2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Photoshop - everyone knows what it is, but not everyone knows how to use it. In the Intro to Photoshop workshop, Media Lab Instructor, Nate will teach you about all of the amazing things Photoshop is capable of doing - From painting portraits to putting Brad Pitt in your vacation photos! Attendees will gain a basic understanding of digital creation as well as photo manipulation and digital editing. Attendees are encouraged to bring a USB compatible storage device (portable hard drive or flash drive) to save their work.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Media Lab Instructor Nate Clark has expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, and digital art.

Tags:
Media Lab
 
 
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