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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
9am
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 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
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 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, 07/31/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

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

 
Zoo to You!

Zoo to You!

Community Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Enjoy getting nose-to-nose with furry and feathered residents of Henry Vilas Zoo!

 
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Join Yoga Sprouts Instructor Katie Muschlewski for a fun family class perfect for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child. Please register for this class ahead of time although space for walk-in's may be available at the instructor's discretion.

 
11am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 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
Caregiver and Baby Yoga

Caregiver and Baby Yoga

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 11:30am to 12:15pm

Join yoga instructor Katie Muschlewski for a special class designed for caregivers and babies (birth - 15 months). All caregivers are welcome but moms are especially encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to stretch, exercise, and enjoy reclaiming your body postpartum. Please register your child below and bring a yoga mat or towel if you can. Additional walk-in space may be available at the decision of the instructor.

 
12pm
One-on-One Computer Assistance
 
1pm
Sequoya Knitting Group
 
3pm
Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Personal Archiving Lab Drop-In Tutorial

Local History Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm

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.

 
4pm
Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays

Youth Program Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 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, 07/31/2018 - 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, 07/31/2018 - 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

 
6pm
Positivity!

Positivity!

Meeting Room
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Life can be hard. It might be challenges with your work, health, relationships, or finances. How can you manage the obstacles and appreciate the good things? Local author and public speaker Tina Hallis shares her message of positivity through her new book, Sharpen Your Positive Edge. Join us for an evening with the author and tips for maximizing the quality of your life through positivity. You'll also have the opportunity to purchase a copy of her book for your personal library.

 
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