Calendar

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

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

January 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
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10:30 am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Hawthorne Library
01/02/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor Katie Muschlewski for a fun class! For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child. Registration recommended. Drop-ins taken as there is space available. Registration begins 12/19.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
 
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
 
4:00 pm
Sequoya Kid's Chess Club

Sequoya Kid's Chess Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/02/2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For school aged kids who know the basic moves of chess. Come on in to play against other opponents your age.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:30 pm
Drop-in Math Help

Drop-in Math Help

Lakeview Library
01/02/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop in for help with your math homework - all subjects through calculus.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
6:00 pm
Sequoya All Ages Chess Club

Sequoya All Ages Chess Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/02/2018
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Come on in for a friendly game of chess with your neighbors. All ages welcome.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
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10:00 am
Little Yoga

Little Yoga

Pinney Library
01/03/2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am

For ages 2 & up. Please register for each class individually to ensure a spot. Drop-in spots available on a first come first served basis.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
1:30 pm
WMSC Movie Day -- NO MOVIE TODAY

WMSC Movie Day -- NO MOVIE TODAY

Alicia Ashman Library
01/03/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

West Madison Senior Center Programs are designated to provide opportunities for learning, socializing and community involvement.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue), Meadowridge Library
01/03/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
4:30 pm
Cancelled--Read to a Dog

Cancelled--Read to a Dog

Meadowridge Library
01/03/2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Due to the cold weather, the event is cancelled.Bring a favorite book and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/03/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
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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
 
3:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Meadowridge Library
01/04/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn to knit or bring your current project. Supplies provided. Children under 8 must have an adult present.

Tags:
Knitting, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Community Room A, Meadowridge Library
01/04/2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring your own device, or play with friends on our server. No account necessary, ages 17 and under.Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Funded in part by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation. Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
3:30 pm
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Central Library
01/04/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Bring a favorite book (or find one at the library!) and read aloud to a furry friend in the Children's Room. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
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3:30 pm
Yoga & Mindfulness with Katie Muschlewski

Yoga & Mindfulness with Katie Muschlewski

Alicia Ashman Library
01/05/2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

We are the most kind when we are our best selves. Learn basic yoga poses and meditation practices you can use everyday for a calmer, kinder you. Children 8 and up.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:30 pm
Friday Night Meet Up -- Coloring and Crafts

Friday Night Meet Up -- Coloring and Crafts

Alicia Ashman Library
01/05/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

First Fridays -- Adult Coloring and Occasional Crafts : Appeal to the artist in you! Friday Night Events are Open to All

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
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10:00 am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/06/2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor, Katie Muschlewski for a fun class. For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Stories & Sweets

Stories & Sweets

Hawthorne Library
01/06/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Join us for donuts, juice and stories at a special Saturday morning storytime! Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
11:15 am
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Hawthorne Library
01/06/2018
11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Bring a favorite book and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
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
 
2:00 pm
Library Lego Club

Library Lego Club

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/06/2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
lego, Families or All Ages
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9:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/08/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation. Weekly registration begins 12/26.

Click here to register

Tags:
Baby
 
10:45 am
WonderWorks

WonderWorks

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/08/2018
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Explore science, technology, engineering & math through play (and books!). For children ages 3-5 years old. Register beginning 12/26 for the three-week session (Jan 8 - Jan 29, no class Jan 15) by phone at 266-6385 or online at http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
2:30 pm
Minecraft Monday

Minecraft Monday

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/08/2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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

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

Lego Club

Pinney Library
01/08/2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
lego, Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:00 pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/08/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Tags:
Families or All Ages
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9:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/09/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 10 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/09/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 10 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Hawthorne Library
01/09/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor Katie Muschlewski for a fun class! For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child. Registration recommended. Drop-ins taken as there is space available. Registration begins 12/19.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
11:15 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Pinney Library
01/09/2018
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

(for babies ages 0-15 months)

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
 
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
 
4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Lakeview Library
01/09/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for all sorts of creative projects. Arts and crafts, cooking, games, and more!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
4:00 pm
Board Games in the children's area

Board Games in the children's area

Sequoya Library
01/09/2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring some friends or join other kids for Ticket to Ride, Jenga, Connect Four, Sushi Go and other tabletop games. Play our games, or bring your favorite one to share. For children in grades K-12. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required. Drop-in and stay as long as you like.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:30 pm
Drop-in Math Help

Drop-in Math Help

Lakeview Library
01/09/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop in for help with your math homework - all subjects through calculus.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
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9:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/10/2018
9:30 am - 9:50 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:00 am
Little Yoga

Little Yoga

Pinney Library
01/10/2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am

For ages 2 & up. Please register for each class individually to ensure a spot. Drop-in spots available on a first come first served basis.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:05 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/10/2018
10:05 am - 10:35 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/10/2018
10:15 am - 10:35 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
AnjiPlayDate

AnjiPlayDate

Alicia Ashman Library
01/10/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The library will provide play and art materials especially chosen to encourage highly engaged, self-determined play. When kids are done, they'll create a Play Story depicting their play that day. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier Community Center, 55 S. Gammon*

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
10:45 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/10/2018
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
01/10/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

(For babies ages 0 to 15 months.)
Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
1:30 pm
WMSC Movie Day -- GOING IN STYLE

WMSC Movie Day -- GOING IN STYLE

Alicia Ashman Library
01/10/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin, Richie Moriarty, & Josh Pais; PG-13; 1hr. 36min. 2017.
Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.
West Madison Senior Center Programs are designated to provide opportunities for learning, socializing and community involvement.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue), Meadowridge Library
01/10/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/10/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
 
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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9:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/11/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
9:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Alicia Ashman Library
01/11/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print ans phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome. Siblings welcome. No registration required. *Note: no Storytime on March 29*

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:15 am
Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/11/2018
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Help toddlers up to age 4 stay active with music, dance, ribbons and shakers, interactive free play, an interactive obstacle course and more. Be ready to rock 'n' roll!

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/11/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
 
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
 
3:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Meadowridge Library
01/11/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn to knit or bring your current project. Supplies provided. Children under 8 must have an adult present.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Community Room A, Meadowridge Library
01/11/2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring your own device, or play with friends on our server. No account necessary, ages 17 and under.Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Funded in part by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation. Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
12
 
9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/12/2018
9:30 am - 10:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this spring we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/12/2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this spring we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:00 am
Making Advance Health Care Decisions

Making Advance Health Care Decisions

Meadowridge Library
01/12/2018
11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Do you have a power of attorney for health care? Have you ever thought about completing one but didn't know where to start? Please join Cheri Milton, Agrace Educational Institute's Grief Support Manager as she discusses Choices and Wishes: Making Advance Health Care Decisions. Our discussion takes place in Meadowridge Commons, Meadowridge Library's large meeting room space on Friday, January 12, 2018 from 11:00-12:00 pm. No registration is necessary!

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
6:30 pm
Friday Night Meet Up - 1944 (International Film Movement Series)

Friday Night Meet Up - 1944 (International Film Movement Series)

Alicia Ashman Library
01/12/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Second Fridays -- 1944 : a film by Elmo Nuganen starring: Kaspar Velberg, Kristjan Üksküla, Maiken Schmidt (NR) 100 min. released 2015; language: Estonian | Russian | German Friday Night Events

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
13
 
10:00 am
Kids' Knitting

Kids' Knitting

Meeting Room A, Sequoya Library
01/13/2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

For ages 7 and up. Needles and yarn provided, but please bring a pair of #8 straight needles if you have one.

Click here to register

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
10:00 am
Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

Alicia Ashman Library
01/13/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Saturday morning fun with stories, movies and snacks, especially for dads and their kids. Moms welcome, too.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
10:30 am
Preschool and Toddler Dance Party

Preschool and Toddler Dance Party

Lakeview Library
01/13/2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Shake it all about to familiar and new tunes! Ages 2 & up.

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
10:30 am
¡Fiesta de Frida!

¡Fiesta de Frida!

Hawthorne Library
01/13/2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

¡Venga y celebre a Frida Kahlo con canciones, comida y actividades! También exhibiremos autorretratos creados por estudiantes de 4K de la escuela de Sandburg. Cuentos especiales a las 11:30 am. Especialmente diseñado para niños de edad preescolar hasta el 2do. grado. Drop-in and celebrate Frida Kahlo with songs, food, and activities! We will also showcase self-portraits created by Sandburg 4K bilingual classroom. Special circle times at 11:30.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
 
11:00 am
CANCELLED - Read to a Dog

CANCELLED - Read to a Dog

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/13/2018
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Read aloud to a furry friend. Books are provided. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
11:00 am
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Central Library
01/13/2018
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Read aloud to a furry friend. Books are provided. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
 
 
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
 
3:00 pm
¡Fiesta de Frida!

¡Fiesta de Frida!

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen, Meadowridge Library
01/13/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

¡Venga y celebre a Frida Kahlo con canciones, comida y actividades! También exhibiremos autorretratos creados por estudiantes de 4K de la escuela de Falk. Cuentos especiales a las 11:30 am. Especialmente diseñado para niños de edad preescolar hasta el 2do. grado. Drop-in and celebrate Frida Kahlo with songs, food, and activities! We will also showcase self-portraits created by Falk 4K bilingual classroom. Special circle times at 4:00.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
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9:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/16/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/16/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Monroe Street Library
01/16/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Hawthorne Library
01/16/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor Katie Muschlewski for a fun class! For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child. Registration recommended. Drop-ins taken as there is space available. Registration begins 12/19.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
11:15 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Pinney Library
01/16/2018
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

(for babies ages 0-15 months)

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
11:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Monroe Street Library
01/16/2018
11:30 am - 12:15 pm

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers and their caregivers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
 
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
 
4:00 pm
Sequoya Kid's Chess Club

Sequoya Kid's Chess Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/16/2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For school aged kids who know the basic moves of chess. Come on in to play against other opponents your age.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:00 pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Lakeview Library
01/16/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!
Note: LEGOs are the featured Terrific Tuesday activity on these dates.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
4:30 pm
Drop-in Math Help

Drop-in Math Help

Lakeview Library
01/16/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop in for help with your math homework - all subjects through calculus.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
6:00 pm
Sequoya All Ages Chess Club

Sequoya All Ages Chess Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/16/2018
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Come on in for a friendly game of chess with your neighbors. All ages welcome.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
 
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
17
 
9:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/17/2018
9:30 am - 9:50 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Pinney Library
01/17/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
9:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/17/2018
9:30 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
10:05 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/17/2018
10:05 am - 10:35 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/17/2018
10:15 am - 10:35 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
AnjiPlayDate

AnjiPlayDate

Alicia Ashman Library
01/17/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The library will provide play and art materials especially chosen to encourage highly engaged, self-determined play. When kids are done, they'll create a Play Story depicting their play that day. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier Community Center, 55 S. Gammon*

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
 
10:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/17/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:45 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/17/2018
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
01/17/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

(For babies ages 0 to 15 months.)
Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
1:30 pm
WMSC Movie Day -- KINGSMAN : THE GOLDEN CIRCLE

WMSC Movie Day -- KINGSMAN : THE GOLDEN CIRCLE

Alicia Ashman Library
01/17/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Starring: Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, & Mark Strong; R; 2hrs. 20min.; 2017
When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman's journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy.
West Madison Senior Center Programs are designated to provide opportunities for learning, socializing and community involvement.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Star Wars Club

Star Wars Club

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/17/2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Come and hang out with fellow Star Wars fans! We'll be having a variety of Star Wars-related games and activities.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
3:30 pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue), Meadowridge Library
01/17/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/17/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
 
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
18
 
9:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/18/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
9:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Alicia Ashman Library
01/18/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print ans phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome. Siblings welcome. No registration required. *Note: no Storytime on March 29*

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:15 am
Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/18/2018
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Help toddlers up to age 4 stay active with music, dance, ribbons and shakers, interactive free play, an interactive obstacle course and more. Be ready to rock 'n' roll!

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/18/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
 
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
 
3:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Meadowridge Library
01/18/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn to knit or bring your current project. Supplies provided. Children under 8 must have an adult present.

Tags:
Knitting, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Community Room A, Meadowridge Library
01/18/2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring your own device, or play with friends on our server. No account necessary, ages 17 and under.Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Funded in part by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation. Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:00 pm
CANCELLED - Read to a Dog

CANCELLED - Read to a Dog

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/18/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Read aloud to a furry friend. Books are provided. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
4:00 pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Hawthorne Library
01/18/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
lego, Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Kids Code Madison

Kids Code Madison

Hawthorne Library
01/18/2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Upper elementary (4th and 5th Grade) and middle school students are invited to Kids Code Madison, a weekly, drop-in coding club. A volunteer-led program, youth can program their own interactive stories, games, and animations using programs and tools like Scratch and Trinket. New and experienced kid programmers welcome! Special note: Programming activities are not appropriate for younger elementary school kids.

Kids Code Madison is a club, not a class, so you can come any week, anytime! New programmers will be given some direction with tutorials and help from volunteers, and experienced programmers can work on ongoing projects, start something new, help a friend, or practice the “sushi” (mini, bit sized) skill of the day.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
19
 
9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/19/2018
9:30 am - 10:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this fall we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
10:00 am
Baby Gym

Baby Gym

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/19/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Help your baby gain good pre-reading and writing skills and have fun at the same time! Baby Gym incorporates large motor activities with stories to develop body and mind. For babies aged 3 months to 18 months. Registration is first come, first served. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/19/2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this spring we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Community Room B, Meadowridge Library
01/19/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.(For children ages 0–30 months.)

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
6:00 pm
The Supper Club

The Supper Club

Monroe Street Library
01/19/2018
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Discover great apps for kids in this evening digital storytime for families. Pack a picnic from home or order a box dinner from a nearby restaurant. No registration required.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:30 pm
Friday Night Meet Up -- Board Games

Friday Night Meet Up -- Board Games

Alicia Ashman Library
01/19/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Third Friday -- Game Night. Enjoy some friendly competition playing old classics and new favorite board games at this Friday Night Event.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
20
 
 
10:00 am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/20/2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor, Katie Muschlewski for a fun class. For children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Cuentos y Canciones para la familia / Family Spanish Storytime

Cuentos y Canciones para la familia / Family Spanish Storytime

Pinney Library
01/20/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

¡Acompáñenos para escuchar cuentos en español! Para niños de toda edad, y sus familias. Nos enfocamos en la alfabetización temprana a través de la lectura, la música y el juego.

Please join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for the whole family, focused on building early literacy skills. For all ages.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool
 
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)
 
3:00 pm
Pokémon Club (TCG)

Pokémon Club (TCG)

Central Library
01/20/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Do you love Pokémon? Learn to play the trading card game (TCG) during the first 15 minutes, and then compete against other kids! Bring your own deck or borrow one of ours. We'll meet in the Purple lounge area of the Children's Room.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
21
 
 
2:00 pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/21/2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Tags:
lego, Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
22
 
9:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/22/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation. Weekly registration begins 12/26.

Click here to register

Tags:
Baby
 
10:00 am
Preschool and Toddler Dance Party

Preschool and Toddler Dance Party

Alicia Ashman Library
01/22/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Shake it all about to familiar and new tunes. Ages 2 & up.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/22/2018
10:15 am - 10:50 am

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

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Movement in Your World: Family Dance

Movement in Your World: Family Dance

Lakeview Library
01/22/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join Madison Ballet for a fun Creative Movement experience for the whole family! In this 30 minute class, children (ages 2-5) and parents dance together while focusing on rhythm, movement, music and fun. Exercises will focus on body awareness, motor skills and individual expression through movement. Register by phone at 246-4547 or online beginning Monday, January 8.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
10:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Hawthorne Library
01/22/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

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

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:45 am
WonderWorks

WonderWorks

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/22/2018
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Explore science, technology, engineering & math through play (and books!). For children ages 3-5 years old. Register beginning 12/26 for the three-week session (Jan 8 - Jan 29, no class Nov 15) by phone at 266-6385 or online at http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:00 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/22/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays, and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Hawthorne Library
01/22/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

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

Tags:
Baby
 
2:30 pm
Minecraft Monday

Minecraft Monday

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/22/2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
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)
 
2:30 pm
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Lakeview Library
01/22/2018
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Bring a favorite book (or find one at the library!) and read aloud to a furry friend. Call the week of to register for a 15-minute slot, or simply drop in!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
3:00 pm
Young Theater

Young Theater

Hawthorne Library
01/22/2018
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for a 4 week class for preschool through 2nd Grade children interested in making their favorite stories come alive! Simple drama and art activities will be woven into our weekly meetings. Family and friends are invited to watch the children perform on our final week!

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
3:00 pm
Tabletop Game Club

Tabletop Game Club

Pinney Library
01/22/2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Drop in with some friends or join other kids for chess, checkers, and other tabletop games in the children's area. Play our games, or bring your favorite one to share. For children in grades K-12. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:00 pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/22/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Tags:
Families or All Ages
23
 
9:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/23/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/23/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Monroe Street Library
01/23/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Hawthorne Library
01/23/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonological awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups and younger siblings welcome!

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:15 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Pinney Library
01/23/2018
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

(for babies ages 0-15 months)

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
11:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Monroe Street Library
01/23/2018
11:30 am - 12:15 pm

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers and their caregivers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
 
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
 
4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Lakeview Library
01/23/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for all sorts of creative projects. Arts and crafts, cooking, games, and more!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
4:00 pm
Pokemon Club (TCG)

Pokemon Club (TCG)

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/23/2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Do you love Pokemon? Learn to play the trading card game, during the first 15 minutes, and then compete against other kids! Bring your own deck or borrow one of ours!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:30 pm
Drop-in Math Help

Drop-in Math Help

Lakeview Library
01/23/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop in for help with your math homework - all subjects through calculus.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
24
 
9:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/24/2018
9:30 am - 9:50 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Pinney Library
01/24/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
9:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/24/2018
9:30 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
10:05 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/24/2018
10:05 am - 10:35 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/24/2018
10:15 am - 10:35 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
AnjiPlayDate

AnjiPlayDate

Alicia Ashman Library
01/24/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The library will provide play and art materials especially chosen to encourage highly engaged, self-determined play. When kids are done, they'll create a Play Story depicting their play that day. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier Community Center, 55 S. Gammon*

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
 
10:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/24/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:45 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/24/2018
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
01/24/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

(For babies ages 0 to 15 months.)
Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
1:30 pm
WMSC Movie Day -- STRONGER

WMSC Movie Day -- STRONGER

Alicia Ashman Library
01/24/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Starring Jake Gyllenhall, Tatiana Maslany, & Miranda Richardson; R; 1hr. 59min.; 2017.
Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope after surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
West Madison Senior Center Programs are designated to provide opportunities for learning, socializing and community involvement.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue), Meadowridge Library
01/24/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/24/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Tags:
Knitting, Families or All Ages
 
 
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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9:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/25/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
9:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Alicia Ashman Library
01/25/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print ans phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome. Siblings welcome. No registration required. *Note: no Storytime on March 29*

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:15 am
Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Toddlers in Motion with Miss Cindy

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/25/2018
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Help toddlers up to age 4 stay active with music, dance, ribbons and shakers, interactive free play, an interactive obstacle course and more. Be ready to rock 'n' roll!

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Pinney Library
01/25/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
 
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
 
3:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Meadowridge Library
01/25/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn to knit or bring your current project. Supplies provided. Children under 8 must have an adult present.

Tags:
Knitting, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Community Room A, Meadowridge Library
01/25/2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring your own device, or play with friends on our server. No account necessary, ages 17 and under.Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Funded in part by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation. Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
4:00 pm
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Alicia Ashman Library
01/25/2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Bring a favorite book (or find one at the library!) and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:00 pm
Kids Code Madison

Kids Code Madison

Hawthorne Library
01/25/2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Upper elementary (4th and 5th Grade) and middle school students are invited to Kids Code Madison, a weekly, drop-in coding club. A volunteer-led program, youth can program their own interactive stories, games, and animations using programs and tools like Scratch and Trinket. New and experienced kid programmers welcome! Special note: Programming activities are not appropriate for younger elementary school kids.

Kids Code Madison is a club, not a class, so you can come any week, anytime! New programmers will be given some direction with tutorials and help from volunteers, and experienced programmers can work on ongoing projects, start something new, help a friend, or practice the “sushi” (mini, bit sized) skill of the day.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
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9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/26/2018
9:30 am - 10:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this fall we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
10:00 am
Baby Gym

Baby Gym

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/26/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Help your baby gain good pre-reading and writing skills and have fun at the same time! Baby Gym incorporates large motor activities with stories to develop body and mind. For babies aged 3 months to 18 months. Registration is first come, first served. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/26/2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

**this spring we will have 2 preschool storytimes back to back, one at 9:30 and one at 10:30. Stories and activities will be the same in each

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Community Room B, Meadowridge Library
01/26/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.(For children ages 0–30 months.)

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
5:30 pm
Family Movie Night - Boss Baby

Family Movie Night - Boss Baby

Lakeview Library
01/26/2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us at the library for a full-length family movie. We'll provide the popcorn!

A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.

This film is rated PG.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
6:30 pm
Friday Night Meet Up -- THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY

Friday Night Meet Up -- THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY

Alicia Ashman Library
01/26/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

PG, 1hr. 49min., 2005. Starring: Martin Freeman, Yasiin Bey, & Sam Rockwell. Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Fourth Fridays--After Dinner Mints (New and old Favorites from the Big & Small Screen). Friday Night Events

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
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9:00 am
Art After Overture

Art After Overture

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/27/2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Stop by the Central Library for art activities inspired by performances at Overture Center for the Arts' Kids in the Rotunda series.

Tags:
Families or All Ages, Preschool, School Age (grades K-5)
 
10:00 am
Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/27/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Saturday morning fun with stories, songs, crafts, and snacks, especially for dads and their kids. *Moms, Grandparents, and other super important people welcome, too! No registration.

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
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
 
1:30 pm
LEGO Club

LEGO Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/27/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation! All ages. No registration.

Tags:
lego, Families or All Ages
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1:30 pm
Sunday Jazz @ Sequoya - Driftless Regionaires

Sunday Jazz @ Sequoya - Driftless Regionaires

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/28/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Driftless Regionaires
Mo Hirsch, piano and vocal; Paula Elver, chanteuse; Jeff Buchholz, trumpet; Eric Bach, guitar, and Saul Glazer, bass, are the Driftless Regionaires. Based in Cross Plains, they play a delightful and entertaining selection of jazz and popular tunes from recent and not so recent decades.
http://www.driftlessregionaires.com/

Sunday Jazz at Sequoya is funded via the generosity of the Friends of Sequoya Library.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
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9:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/29/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation. Weekly registration begins 12/26.

Click here to register

Tags:
Baby
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/29/2018
10:15 am - 10:50 am

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

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Movement in Your World: Family Dance

Movement in Your World: Family Dance

Lakeview Library
01/29/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join Madison Ballet for a fun Creative Movement experience for the whole family! In this 30 minute class, children (ages 2-5) and parents dance together while focusing on rhythm, movement, music and fun. Exercises will focus on body awareness, motor skills and individual expression through movement. Register by phone at 246-4547 or online beginning Monday, January 8.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool, Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Community Room B, Meadowridge Library
01/29/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Registration not required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Hawthorne Library
01/29/2018
10:30 am - 11:00 am

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

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:45 am
WonderWorks

WonderWorks

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/29/2018
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Explore science, technology, engineering & math through play (and books!). For children ages 3-5 years old. Register beginning 12/26 for the three-week session (Jan 8 - Jan 29, no class Nov 15) by phone at 266-6385 or online at http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org.

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:00 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/29/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays, and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Hawthorne Library
01/29/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

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

Tags:
Baby
 
2:30 pm
Minecraft Monday

Minecraft Monday

Meeting Room 115, Goodman South Madison Library
01/29/2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
 
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)
 
3:00 pm
Young Theater

Young Theater

Hawthorne Library
01/29/2018
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for a 4 week class for preschool through 2nd Grade children interested in making their favorite stories come alive! Simple drama and art activities will be woven into our weekly meetings. Family and friends are invited to watch the children perform on our final week!

Click here to register

Tags:
Preschool
 
6:30 pm
Evening Family Storytime

Evening Family Storytime

Meeting Room B, Sequoya Library
01/29/2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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

Tags:
Preschool
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9:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/30/2018
9:15 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Pinney Library
01/30/2018
10:15 am - 11:00 am

(for children ages 16-35 months)

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size is limited. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. To register, please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Monroe Street Library
01/30/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)
A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Hawthorne Library
01/30/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonological awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups and younger siblings welcome!

Tags:
Preschool
 
11:15 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Pinney Library
01/30/2018
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

(for babies ages 0-15 months)

Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
11:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Monroe Street Library
01/30/2018
11:30 am - 12:15 pm

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers and their caregivers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
 
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
 
4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Lakeview Library
01/30/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for all sorts of creative projects. Arts and crafts, cooking, games, and more!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
 
4:30 pm
Drop-in Math Help

Drop-in Math Help

Lakeview Library
01/30/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop in for help with your math homework - all subjects through calculus.

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5), Teen (grades 6-12)
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9:30 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/31/2018
9:30 am - 9:50 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
9:30 am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Pinney Library
01/31/2018
9:30 am - 10:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
 
9:30 am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/31/2018
9:30 am - 10:00 am

(for children ages 0-30 months)
Stories, songs and interactive activities for babies and toddlers.

Tags:
Baby, Toddler
 
10:05 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/31/2018
10:05 am - 10:35 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
10:15 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined, Sequoya Library
01/31/2018
10:15 am - 10:35 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities. For toddlers ages 16 to 35 months. One adult per child is recommended. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins to register.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:30 am
AnjiPlayDate

AnjiPlayDate

Alicia Ashman Library
01/31/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The library will provide play and art materials especially chosen to encourage highly engaged, self-determined play. When kids are done, they'll create a Play Story depicting their play that day. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier Community Center, 55 S. Gammon*

Tags:
Families or All Ages
 
 
10:30 am
Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

Central Library, Children's Program Room
01/31/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Tags:
Preschool
 
10:45 am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Lakeview Library
01/31/2018
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

Tags:
Baby, Preschool, Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
01/31/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

(For babies ages 0 to 15 months.)
Enjoy short stories and songs, then stay for play and conversation.

Tags:
Baby
 
1:30 pm
WMSC Movie Day -- DUNKIRK

WMSC Movie Day -- DUNKIRK

Alicia Ashman Library
01/31/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Starring: Fionn, Whitehead, Barry Keoghan, & Mark Rylance; PG-13; 1hr. 46min.; 2017
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
West Madison Senior Center Programs are designated to provide opportunities for learning, socializing and community involvement.

Tags:
Adult - Seniors, Families or All Ages
 
3:30 pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue), Meadowridge Library
01/31/2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tags:
Adult - Other, Families or All Ages
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
01/31/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Tags:
Knitting, Families or All Ages
 
 
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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