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Saturday, August 4, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
9am
Friends of Sequoya Book Sale!

Friends of Sequoya Book Sale!

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 442 Westgate Mall, Madison WI 53711. Next to TJMaxx in Westgate Mall. Thousands of books for sale each month. Most books are donations, some library withdrawls also for sale. Nonfiction titles are sorted by category for easy browsing. Fiction titles for all ages! CD and DVD selections as well. Bag sale (on selected items) starts at 2 pm.

 
Music + Movement

Music + Movement

Meeting Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 9:15am to 10:00am

Little ones stay active with music, movement, play, and bubbles! Especially for toddlers, all siblings welcome.

 
10am
Yoga Sprouts

Yoga Sprouts

Children's Program Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am

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.

 
10am
Spanish Family Storytime

Spanish Family Storytime

Meeting Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Acompáñenos para escuchar cuentos en español! Nos enfocamos en la alfabetización temprana a través de la lectura, la música y el juego.

Please join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish, focused on building early literacy skills.

 
Community Drum Circle with Elmore Lawson
 
Stories & Sweets

Stories & Sweets

Community Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Join us for donuts, juice and stories at a special Saturday morning storytime! Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft.

 
11am
Cooking with Afrique Carib

Cooking with Afrique Carib

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 11:00am to 1:30pm

Join Chef Sheryl Osinowo in making traditional Nigerian jollof rice and sides. Experience something new and different using easily found ingredients. Register online or call 608-288-6160. 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.

 
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 11:15am to 12:15pm

Bring a favorite book and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

 
11am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 11:30am 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.

 
12pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 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.

 
1pm
Mystery Role-playing Game: "The Wall Street Scandal"
 
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 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:
Dusty- Expertise in coding, graphic design, and stop-motion animation
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.

 
2pm
Library LEGO Club
 
USS Bubbler Regatta

USS Bubbler Regatta

Meeting Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Ahoy shipbuilders! Anchors away for the first annual Bubbler Regatta! Create your own mini vessels from recycled materials, test their seaworthiness, and race against your friends down our raingutter course... you may have to supply your own wind. Children under 7 should be accompanied by an adult.

 
Summer Saturday Movie Mantinee--PETER RABBIT

Summer Saturday Movie Mantinee--PETER RABBIT

Meeting Room
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Starring James Corden, Fayssal Bazzi & Domhnall Gleeson
Based on the books by Beatrix Potter: Peter Rabbit (James Corden;) his three sisters: Flopsy (Margot Robbie,) Mopsy (Elizabeth Debicki) and Cotton Tail (Daisy Ridley) and their cousin Benjamin (Colin Moody) enjoy their days harassing Mr McGregor in his vegetable garden. Until one day he dies and no one can stop them roaming across his house and lands for a full day or so. However, when one of Mr McGregor's relatives inherits the house and goes to check it out, he finds much more than he bargained for. What ensues, is a battle of wills between the new Mr McGregor and the rabbits. But when he starts to fall in love with Bea (Rose Byrne,) a real lover of all nature, his feelings towards them begin to change. But is it too late? Written by Jude Gordon [PG, 1hr. 35min., 2018]
Movies the whole family can enjoy!

 
2pm
*Cancelled*Carving an Apple Swan and Fan with Artesan Fruit-0

*Cancelled*Carving an Apple Swan and Fan with Artesan Fruit-0

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Sat, 08/04/2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

*Cancelled*Learn how to carve apple swans and an apple fan. Children 12 and younger will need an adult helper. Register online or call 288-6160. Adults and children must all register. 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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