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Saturday, July 28, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
10:00am
Donuts with Dads

Donuts with Dads

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

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 necessary.

 
Reptiles! with Madison Herpetological Society

Reptiles! with Madison Herpetological Society

Meeting Room
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join members of the Madison Herpetological Society and their animal friends to learn about amazing reptiles! What do snakes eat? Where do tortoises live? How do you handle and care for a reptile friend? All this and more at the library! Animal programs are very popular, plan to arrive early for best seating.

 
Make Macarons with Araceli Quetzali

Make Macarons with Araceli Quetzali

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Learn how to make macarons with Kids Chef Quetzali. Kids 7 and under will need adult assistance. Registration begins 7/14. Register online or call 288-6160. Part of the series, Cooking with the Chefs of the Madison Public Market. This event is funded in part by a grant from CUNA Mutual Foundation.

 
10:30am
Parent's Happy Hour: Character Strengths

Parent's Happy Hour: Character Strengths

Community Room
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Join happiness instructor Debi Kennedy for this one-hour workshop to learn how to use character strengths as a tool to increase every day happiness. Babies & children welcome, too! We welcome women who are pregnant to this workshop, too. This series is part of the Parents as First Teachers project. Parents as First teachers is funded by a gift from John Reindl.

 
Boo Mullarky the Amazing One-Human Jug Band
 
1:00pm
Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join us for a celebration of everything Harry Potter throughout the library. Create your own wands in Olivander’s shop, test your hand at potions class, play a quick round of quidditch, and snap a picture in our Harry Potter photo booth! Costumes and owls welcome and encouraged. No registration necessary.

 
Mystery Role-playing Game: Chinese Take Out
 
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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:
1-4 Michael- Expertise in film production/writing, and photoshop
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.

 
1:30pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Navy Room 126
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

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.

 
2:00pm
Singapore-Style Spring Rolls with Madame Chu

Singapore-Style Spring Rolls with Madame Chu

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Sat, 07/28/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Learn how to make Singapore-style spring rolls, deep fried and non-deep fried spring rolls will be taught. Registration begins 7/14. Register online or call 288-6160. Part of the series, Cooking with the Chefs of the Madison Public Market. This event is funded in part by a grant from CUNA Mutual Foundation.

 
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