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September 2017

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(All day)
Library Closed

Library Closed

Central Library, Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, Hawthorne Library, Lakeview Library, Meadowridge Library, Monroe Street Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, Readmobile
09/03/2017 (All day)
(All day)

Library closed

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Library Closed
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(All day)
Library Closed

Library Closed

Central Library, Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, Hawthorne Library, Lakeview Library, Meadowridge Library, Monroe Street Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, Readmobile
09/04/2017 (All day)
(All day)

Library closed for the holiday.

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Library Closed
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4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Lakeview Library
09/05/2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday at 4:00 for all sorts of creative projects! There will be arts & crafts, cooking, games, and more!

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School Age (grades K-5)
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10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/06/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

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Adult - Educational
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

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Families or All Ages
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1:00 pm
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/07/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

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Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
6:30 pm
Lakeview Book Discussion of "We Need New Names"

Lakeview Book Discussion of "We Need New Names"

Lakeview Library
09/07/2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us around the fireplace to discuss "We Need New Names" by NoViolet Bulawayo. Copies available at the library.

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Adult - Books
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5:30 pm
Movie Night at Lakeview - Hidden Figures

Movie Night at Lakeview - Hidden Figures

Lakeview Library
09/08/2017
5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA-Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae)-serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world.

This film is rated PG.

There is room for 50 guests and seating will be on a first come first serve basis. Light refreshments will be served.

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Adult - Film, Families or All Ages
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9:05 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance (none)

One-On-One Computer Assistance (none)

Lakeview Library
09/09/2017
9:05 am - 11:05 am

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

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Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
2:00 pm
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Lakeview Library
09/09/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 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!

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School Age (grades K-5)
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10:00 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/11/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

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Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
6:00 pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/11/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

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Chess, Families or All Ages
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4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Lakeview Library
09/12/2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday at 4:00 for all sorts of creative projects! There will be arts & crafts, cooking, games, and more!

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School Age (grades K-5)
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10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/13/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

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Adult - Educational
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/13/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

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Families or All Ages
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(All day)
Library Closed for All Staff Day

Library Closed for All Staff Day

Central Library, Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, Hawthorne Library, Lakeview Library, Meadowridge Library, Monroe Street Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, Readmobile
09/14/2017 (All day)
(All day)

All Madison Libraries will be closed September 14 for an all-staff training day.

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Library Closed
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6:00 pm
Friends of Lakeview Library Book Sale

Friends of Lakeview Library Book Sale

Lakeview Library
09/15/2017
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

A pre-sale for members of the Lakeview Library Friends' group. Membership applications are available at the sale.

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Book Sale
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9:00 am
Friends of Lakeview Library Book Sale

Friends of Lakeview Library Book Sale

Lakeview Library
09/16/2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A quarterly book sale sponsored by The Friends of Lakeview Library. Bag sale 2 - 4 pm. Proceeds help fund library programs.

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Book Sale
 
9:05 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/16/2017
9:05 am - 11:05 am

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

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Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10:00 am
Firehouse Storytime

Firehouse Storytime

Central Library, Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, Hawthorne Library, Lakeview Library, Meadowridge Library, Monroe Street Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, Readmobile
09/16/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Madison's firefighting heroes for stories, crafts, and book checkout. Meet the Fire Chief and other firefighters while you tour the firetrucks! *Note: this storytime takes place at Station #7, 1810 McKenna Boulevard*

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Families or All Ages
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10:00 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/18/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

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Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
10:30 am
Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel

Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel

Lakeview Library
09/18/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Experiment with collage, watercolor painting and more as we share a story and create art with local artist Amy Mietzel. Smocks or "messy" clothes recommended. For preschoolers ages 3-5.

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Preschool
 
4:00 pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Lakeview Library
09/18/2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including resumes and cover letters, school assignments, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems or any other kind of writing. Basic computer help, such as setting up email accounts, searching for jobs online, or filling out online job applications, is also available.

Call 246-4547 in advance to sign up for a one-hour session. Drop-ins are welcome.

Madison Writing Assistance is a free service provided by the UW-Madison Writing Center and is made possible through the generous support of The Evjue Foundation, the UW Anonymous Fund, Altrusa International of Madison, and the UW-Madison Writing Center.

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Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
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4:00 pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Lakeview Library
09/19/2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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

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Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
 
5:00 pm
Screen Printing with Lesley Numbers

Screen Printing with Lesley Numbers

Lakeview Library
09/19/2017
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn the process of screen printing with photo emulsion and create your own one color, 5" x 7" stencil to print on paper or fabric. Screens, ink, and paper will be provided, please bring cotton t-shirts or fabric to print on. Limited to 10 people.

Registration begins Tuesday, September 5

Click here to register

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Bubbler - Adult, Bubbler - Families or All Ages, Bubbler - Teen (Grades 6-12)
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10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/20/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

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Adult - Educational
 
10:00 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Lakeview Library
09/20/2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am

(For children ages 16 to 35 months.)
Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up a name tag from Ms. Madeleine before storytime.

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Toddler
 
10:45 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Lakeview Library
09/20/2017
10:45 am - 11:15 am

(For children ages 16 to 35 months.)
Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up a name tag from Ms. Madeleine before storytime.

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Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
09/20/2017
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
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/20/2017
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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1:00 pm
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/21/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
6:30 pm
Lakeview Mystery Book Discussion of "All the Missing Girls"

Lakeview Mystery Book Discussion of "All the Missing Girls"

Lakeview Library
09/21/2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us around the fireplace to discuss mysteries! "All the Missing Girls" by Megan Miranda. Copies available at the library.

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Adult - Books
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11:00 am
Poetry at Lakeview Library

Poetry at Lakeview Library

Lakeview Library
09/22/2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come share your own poems and listen to poems written by other group members. The program is led by Jolieth. For more information contact Jane at 281-639-8041.

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Adult - Seniors
 
1:00 pm
Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Lakeview Library
09/22/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This 8-session yoga series will focus on mindful movement and breathing to provide support for posture and balance. Yoga postures focus on stability and alignment for a safe introduction to Hatha Yoga practices. This introductory series is appropriate for those who can move from the floor to standing without assistance and is appropriate for those new to yoga. Bring a mat, firm blanket or towel to practice and clothes comfortable for movement.

Kristin Sage has been teaching in Madison since 2003, and provides gentle, attentive guidance in a warm, welcoming community space.

Registration begins Friday, September 8.

Click here to register

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Adult - Educational
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10:00 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/25/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
10:30 am
Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel

Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel

Lakeview Library
09/25/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Experiment with collage, watercolor painting and more as we share a story and create art with local artist Amy Mietzel. Smocks or "messy" clothes recommended. For preschoolers ages 3-5.

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

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Lakeview Library
09/25/2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including resumes and cover letters, school assignments, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems or any other kind of writing. Basic computer help, such as setting up email accounts, searching for jobs online, or filling out online job applications, is also available.

Call 246-4547 in advance to sign up for a one-hour session. Drop-ins are welcome.

Madison Writing Assistance is a free service provided by the UW-Madison Writing Center and is made possible through the generous support of The Evjue Foundation, the UW Anonymous Fund, Altrusa International of Madison, and the UW-Madison Writing Center.

Tags:
Adult - Educational, Adult - Job Assistance
 
6:00 pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/25/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Tags:
Chess, Families or All Ages
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4:00 pm
Terrific Tuesdays-Making Apple Tarts with Master Baker Punky

Terrific Tuesdays-Making Apple Tarts with Master Baker Punky

Lakeview Library
09/26/2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday at 4:00 for all sorts of creative projects! There will be arts & crafts, cooking, games, and more!

Tags:
School Age (grades K-5)
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10:00 am
Scrabble at the Library

Scrabble at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/27/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
10:00 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Lakeview Library
09/27/2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am

(For children ages 16 to 35 months.)
Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up a name tag from Ms. Madeleine before storytime.

Tags:
Toddler
 
10:45 am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Lakeview Library
09/27/2017
10:45 am - 11:15 am

(For children ages 16 to 35 months.)
Enjoy stories, songs and activities. One adult per child recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up a name tag from Ms. Madeleine before storytime.

Tags:
Toddler
 
11:30 am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Lakeview Library
09/27/2017
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
 
6:00 pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Lakeview Library
09/27/2017
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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1:00 pm
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/28/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
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1:00 pm
Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Lakeview Library
09/29/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This 8-session yoga series will focus on mindful movement and breathing to provide support for posture and balance. Yoga postures focus on stability and alignment for a safe introduction to Hatha Yoga practices. This introductory series is appropriate for those who can move from the floor to standing without assistance and is appropriate for those new to yoga. Bring a mat, firm blanket or towel to practice and clothes comfortable for movement.

Kristin Sage has been teaching in Madison since 2003, and provides gentle, attentive guidance in a warm, welcoming community space.

Registration begins Friday, September 8.

Click here to register

Tags:
Adult - Educational
 
5:30 pm
Family Movie Night - Moana

Family Movie Night - Moana

Lakeview Library
09/29/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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

In ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

IMDB entry: www.imdb.com/title/tt3521164/

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Families or All Ages, School Age (grades K-5)
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9:05 am
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Lakeview Library
09/30/2017
9:05 am - 11:05 am

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Monday and Saturday mornings and Thursday afternoons! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Tags:
Adult - Job Assistance, Computer Training
 
12:30 pm
Put Your Garden to Sleep

Put Your Garden to Sleep

Lakeview Library
09/30/2017
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Learn useful tips and ideas on how to prepare your gardens for winter and next spring from the Lakeview Library Gardeners, Gail and Jim.

Tags:
Adult - Educational
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