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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

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9am
Hip Hop Architecture Camp

Hip Hop Architecture Camp

Meeting Rooms 301 & 302
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

The Hip Hop Architecture Camp™ is a one week intensive experience, designed to introduce under represented youth to architecture, urban planning, creative place making and economic development through the lens of hip hop culture. The Camp is based on the "4C's" which are Creativity, Collaboration, Communication and Critical Thinking. During the camp, students are paired with architects, urban planners, designers, community activists and hip hop artists to create unique visions for their communities which include the creation of physical models, digital models and the creation of a Hip Hop Architecture track and music video summarizing their designs.

The Hip Hop Architecture Camp is open to middle school and high school students, because of the overwhelming interest in the camp, participants must apply for the limited spaces available in each city. Please apply online, applicants will be notified of their acceptance via email: http://hiphoparchitecture.com/2018-madison-camp-registration-form

 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 9:15am to 10:00am

Enjoy rhymes, books and songs while learning new tips and techniques to help your toddler (age 16-35 months) develop early literacy and early math skills, and naturally grow social skills in a group setting. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. To register, pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins

 
10am
Duck Tape Mania!!

Duck Tape Mania!!

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Colored Duck Tape, creativity and loads of fun! Bring your family and friends and make wearable art - wallets, sandals, neckties, purses and more. Instructions and tape provided. All Ages. Children under 8 must have an adult helper. Registration begins 6/26. Please only register for one program time.

 
Preschool Creative Movement Dance with MCV

Preschool Creative Movement Dance with MCV

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join Madison Contemporary Visions Dance for Preschool a Creative Movement Dance that fosters physical and cognitive development through dance, music, drama, props, rhymes, and stories. MCVD directors are Sara Rohs and Michael Knight. Learn more at www.mcvdance.com. No registration required.

 
Community Coffee

Community Coffee

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Who are the people in your neighborhood? Come meet them and enjoy a cup of coffee.

 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:15am to 11:00am

Enjoy rhymes, books and songs while learning new tips and techniques to help your toddler (age 16-35 months) develop early literacy and early math skills, and naturally grow social skills in a group setting. One adult per child is recommended. Please note: class size may be limited. To register, pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program begins

 
10am
Family Fitness

Family Fitness

Meeting Room 115
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Join fitness expert Venus Washington and get the whole family moving with exercises, yoga, dancing and other fun activities.

 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays, and songs that help preschool children ages 3-5 develop pre-reading skills like print and phonological awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge, and narrative skills. Daycares, groups, and siblings always welcome.

 
Cool Comets!

Cool Comets!

Community Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Comets are often called "dirty snowballs"! Join UW Space Place and find out where comets are in the solar system, what materials are in a comet, and the difference between comets and meteors. During the workshop, we will make the nucleus of a comet out of common materials such as dry ice, dirt, and water.

 
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Navy Room 126
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:30am to 1:30pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including school assignments, resumes and cover letters, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems and absolutely any other kinds of writing. Appointments for writing assistance may be made the day of assistance only! Call 266-6395 to make a 45-minute appointment. Due to high demand, you are encouraged to call as soon as the library opens (Saturdays at 9 a.m.) This free service is provided by the UW-Madison Writing Center through the College of Letters & Sciences. Thank you to the Evjue Foundation, Altrusa International of Madison and the UW Anonymous Fund for generously supporting this program.

 
11am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 11:15am to 12:00pm

(for babies ages 0-15 months)

Enjoy rhymes, bounces, books and songs while learning new tips and techniques to help your baby develop early literacy and early math skills and naturally growing baby's social skills in a group setting. Enjoy a short storytime, then stay for play and conversation.

 
11am
Storytime for the Very Young

Storytime for the Very Young

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Stories, songs, and more to encourage early literacy skill development and social interaction between babies and toddlers (aged 0-30 months) and their caregivers -- and it's fun too!

 
12pm
One-on-One Computer Assistance
 
1pm
Teen Filmmaking Camp

Teen Filmmaking Camp

Media Lab
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

In this 3-day Filmmaking camp, teens will work with a professional filmmaker to produce a short film using the library's Digital Media Lab. Attendees will learn what goes into the 'lights, camera and action!' of making a film - from camera work to lighting, editing and acting. Once completed all attendees will leave with a copy of the film they helped produce!

 
Teen Time: Bucky Badger Project
 
Sequoya Knitting Group

Sequoya Knitting Group

Study Rooms 104 & 105 Combined
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Bring your own supplies. All skill levels welcome. Come on in & share tips or get advice!

 
2pm
Duck Tape Mania!!

Duck Tape Mania!!

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Colored Duck Tape, creativity and loads of fun! Bring your family and friends and make wearable art - wallets, sandals, neckties, purses and more. Instructions and tape provided. Children under 8 must have an adult helper. Registration begins 6/26. Please only register for one program time.

 
3pm
Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Local History Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

The Personal Archiving Lab at Central Library is a collection of equipment that can be used to digitize at-risk analog materials, like home movies, video tapes, audio cassettes, photographs, and more.

Stop by the Central Library every Tuesday or Thursday for a tutorial on how to use the library's Personal Archiving Lab, then make an appointment for your personal archiving project. Call 266-6350 for more information or to make an appointment.

The Personal Archiving Lab supports the following formats: VHS and VHS-C tapes, DVDs (not BluRay), audio cassettes, MiniDV and Hi-8 tapes, photographs (including negatives and slides), and other paper-based documents.

The Personal Archiving Lab is funded by a gift from Marvin J. Levy.

 
Tech + Tinker

Tech + Tinker

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

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

 
4pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Youth Program Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Join us every Tuesday at Lakeview Library for all sorts of creative projects! There will be arts and crafts, cooking, games, and more!
Note: LEGO Club is the Terrific Tuesday activity on June 19, July 17, and August 21.

 
4pm
Drop-in Math Help
 
5pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

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:
5-8 Rob - Expertise in audio recording
5-8 Lexie - Expertise in film editing
6-8 Brett - 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.

 
6pm
Skills in Computers and Literacy for Employment with Literacy Network

Skills in Computers and Literacy for Employment with Literacy Network

Community Room
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This is a course in computer and employment literacy for adult students who want to improve their reading, writing and general communication skills. Each student will have an individual lesson plan created for them and will work through the semester on completing that plan. Skills learned will help with job searching and applications, completing the GED and improving skills on the computer. Please register for the entire series, January 23 - May 3. Contact Ezi at the Literacy Network, (608)244-3911, ext. 10, for more information or to register.

These classes are funded through the Literacy Network with computer support from Madison Public Library Foundation. Find more literacy classes at http://www.litnetwork.org

 
Community Garden Organic Techniques for Gardeners

Community Garden Organic Techniques for Gardeners

Meeting Room 115
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Community Gardens are unique shared spaces that if organically managed, need cooperation and
proactive monitoring by everyone to be really successful. Like in nature, everything is connected, and using a variety of techniques together produces the best results.

A certified Master Gardener Volunteer will take you through the organic techniques you will need to use to be a successful organic gardener. Techniques include:

Soils and composting Pest control
Organic treatments Best garden practices
Disease resistant plants Weed ID and control.

Speakers are graduates of the Dane County UW-Extension Master Gardener Volunteer program which trains community volunteers in a broad range of horticultural subjects so they can bring this knowledge to the public.

 
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