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

Monday, June 11, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
10:00am
One-On-One Computer Assistance [cancellations]

One-On-One Computer Assistance [cancellations]

Study Room 1
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

 
Mystery in the Morning --Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson
 
10:30am
Preschool Art with Jovita

Preschool Art with Jovita

Community Room
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Join local artist Jovita Hogan to create art while exploring different media and techniques! Each week will feature a different project.

 
11:00am
Slime Party!

Slime Party!

Meeting Room 115
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Ooey, gooey, bouncy, sticky... who doesn't love slime? Explore different methods for making several types of slime, including fluffy slime, glitter slime, and more! For ages 6 to 12. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

 
MEA Lunch
 
12:00pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Get help with basic computer questions: email, printing, filling out online forms, etc.

Drop-in computer help is a partnership between Madison Public library and WISE, Wisconsin Senior Employment Program

 
General Job Assistance

General Job Assistance

Study Room 204
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Get free job assistance with a strong focus on professional development and application writing, including resumes and cover letters. Help looking for work online, or filling out an online job application is also provided. Sign up for a free one hour session of one-on-one assistance by calling 266-6350.

 
2:00pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

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:
2-6 Rob- Expertise in audio recording
2-6 Joan - Expertise in animation, Adobe photoshop, illustrator, and graphic design

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.

 
2:30pm
Minecraft Monday
 
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Youth Program Room
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Grab your friends for multiplayer Minecraft fun hosted on the library’s private server. No account is needed, we’ll use library laptops running MinecraftEDU. Minecrafters ages 17 and under sign up for a 30-minute session. Minecraft programming funded by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation.

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

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 1
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

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

Call 246-4547 in advance to sign up for a one-hour session.

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

 
5:00pm
Cancelled: Alzheimer's and Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin
 
MEA Dinner
 
6:00pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Community Room - Table Side
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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

 
6:30pm
Wild Threads III: Sewing and Embellishing Soft Sculpture w/ Artist-in-Residence

Wild Threads III: Sewing and Embellishing Soft Sculpture w/ Artist-in-Residence

Bubbler
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

In this workshop we will cover two topics: The basics of Indigo dye and twining with fabric. Twining can be a decorative element, or for practical purposes such as rope making. in this case we will be using strips of fabric. These techniques could be used to complement a soft sculpture project, or used for a variety of other projects.

All materials will be provided! Please preregister for this workshop, as there will only be enough indigo for twelve students.

No experience needed, registration required, maximum 12 participants. Ages 15+
Note: Wild Threads I, II, and III are designed as a series, but can be taken as stand-alone workshops.

 
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