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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Room
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 9:30am to 10:15am

(for children ages 3-5, siblings welcome)

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
Scrabble at the Library
 
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:05am to 10:35am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

 
10:30am
Preschool Storytime Chefs

Preschool Storytime Chefs

Community Room B and Kitchen
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Start off with a short storytime and Kids Chef,Chef Lily, will teach everyone how to make related snacks. Children will need adult assistance. Registration begins 8/22. Register online or call 288-6160. This event is funded in part by a grant from CUNA Mutual Foundation.

 
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families.

 
12:00pm
Cooking with Kids Chef Lily Kilfoy (ages 5-12)

Cooking with Kids Chef Lily Kilfoy (ages 5-12)

Community Room B and Kitchen
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

Join The Kids Chef Lily Kilfoy in this hands-on cooking class for kids ages 5-12. Participants will whip up some of Lily's favorite fun recipes. Theme:TBD. Vegetarian option and nut free. Registration begins two weeks before class starts. Register online or call 288-6160. This event is funded in part by a grant from CUNA Mutual Foundation.

 
12:30pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:30pm to 4:30pm

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.

 
1:30pm
WMSC Movie Program : FINDING YOUR FEET

WMSC Movie Program : FINDING YOUR FEET

Meeting Room
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

All shows are free and open to the public. Join the West Madison Senior Center at the Alicia Ashman Public Library on Wednesday afternoons to watch current releases. Refreshments will be served

 
3:30pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue)
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

 
4:00pm
Mystery Role-playing Game: "The Wall Street Scandal"
 
6:00pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

 
Meadowridge Anime Club
 
Pâte à Choux with Abaaso Foods

Pâte à Choux with Abaaso Foods

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Learn how to make light, airy, crispy pastries and pastry cream. Hands-on making eclairs. 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.

 
Interpreting the scores, Making Dances: Artist-in-Residence Open Studio

Interpreting the scores, Making Dances: Artist-in-Residence Open Studio

Bubbler
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Artist-in-Residence, Liz Sexe will be dancing the scores/instructions you have left behind. Stop by and join in dance/interpretation with her!

Liz Sexe is a dance educator, performer and choreographer/artistic director of Liz Sexe Dance Company, established in 2014. In her processes, tasks inspire poetic movement, game theory finds logical, yet often unexpected phrasing, and athletic dancing is paired with deep intentionality. She also performs both regionally and nationally with Li Chiao-Ping Dance Company, Marlene Skog and Dancers and works with many local choreographers curating work.

 
6:30pm
Monroe Street Library Book Discussion

Monroe Street Library Book Discussion

Meeting Room
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

We'll discuss The Little Red Chairs by Edna O'Brien. When a wanted war criminal from the Balkans, masquerading as a faith healer, settles in a small Irish village, the community are in thrall. Fidelma McBride falls under his spell, and this book charts the consequences of that fatal attraction. Copies of the book are available at the library.

 
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