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Friday, August 10, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 9:30am to 10:30am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

 
10:00am
Monarchs for Kids

Monarchs for Kids

Children's Program Room
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Join volunteers from Monarch for Kids, partnering with Friends of Lake Wingra, and observe monarch butterflies hatching from their chrysalides - right here at the library! Join us in the Children's area of the Central Library beginning around 10:00 am to watch this amazing process. Of course, the monarchs are on their own schedule, so feel free to call Youth Services 266-6345 on Friday morning to confirm butterfly arrival.

Friday, August 10, 10:00am-2:00pm

 
10:30am
Storytime for the Very Young
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Groups welcome, no registration required.

 
Rock the Library Summer Reading Celebration @ Goodman South Madison Library

Rock the Library Summer Reading Celebration @ Goodman South Madison Library

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Finish your summer reading Bingo card this summer and earn a golden ticket to rock out at the library! Create a music video to your favorite song on your own or with your friends with our green screen or stop motion animation technology. Make props with us or bring your own costume for this one of a kind jam session.
Interested in suggesting a song for our Rock the Library Jukebox? Submit your suggestion via the link below
Please choose one Rock the Library session to attend. Call ahead to your library to add your name to the list for a half hour block of studio time or sign up for a spot on the day. If you are making a video with a sibling or a friend, you will only need to sign up for 1 spot. Make costumes, props, and practice your dance moves while you wait for your studio sesh.

Read Like a Badger is funded in part by Topitzes Family Foundation, the Steve Stricker American Family Insurance Foundation, and the Madison Public Library Foundation.

 
1:00pm
Rock the Library Summer Reading Celebration @ Lakeview Library

Rock the Library Summer Reading Celebration @ Lakeview Library

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Finish your summer reading Bingo card this summer and earn a golden ticket to rock out at the library! Create a music video to your favorite song on your own or with your friends with our green screen or stop motion animation technology. Make props with us or bring your own costume for this one of a kind jam session just for ages 7 and up.
Interested in suggesting a song for our Rock the Library Jukebox? Submit your suggestion via the link below
Please choose one Rock the Library session to attend. Call ahead to your library to add your name to the list for a half hour block of studio time or sign up for a spot on the day. If you are making a video with a sibling or a friend, you will only need to sign up for 1 spot. Make costumes, props, and practice your dance moves while you wait for your studio sesh.

Read Like a Badger is funded in part by Topitzes Family Foundation, the Steve Stricker American Family Insurance Foundation, and the Madison Public Library Foundation.

 
4:00pm
Jerry Jordan Artist Reception

Jerry Jordan Artist Reception

Meeting Room
Fri, 08/10/2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

A reception for artist Jerry Jordan, whose portrait paintings are on display in the Pinney Library Meeting Room May 1 to September 8, 2018.

Jerry is a productive artist working out of his studio in Madison, WI and is part of a growing movement of artists embracing classical representative painting. He counts such artists as John S. Sargent, William M. Chase and Joaquin Sorolla, to name a few, as his major artistic influences. He has been a UMOJA magazine cover artist and has exhibited his work at Overture as part of the "Justified Art!" show.

Jerry is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a BA in Art, as well as an MS in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Art Education. He also works as an academic advisor/college recruiter at the UW-Madison School of Education.
Learn more about Jerry Jordan at his website: artistjerryjordan.com

 
5:30pm
Friday Films: Black Panther Film Screening
 
6:30pm
Friday Night Mix Up--Coloring, Crafts, Games and Puzzles all on the same night!
 
7:00pm
Friday Night Films (no film tonight)
 
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