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Monday, November 5, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 9:30am to 9:45am

Learn new tips and techniques to help your 0-15 month-old develop early literacy and early math skills through rhymes, bounces, books and songs. Enjoy a short storytime, then stay for play and conversation while naturally growing baby's social skills in a group setting. For babies ages 0 - 15 months. Weekly registration begins 8/27. Please register for each week you plan to attend.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
10:00am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Meeting Room 115
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:15am to 10:30am

(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.

Meeting Room 115
 
10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Community Room B
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children ages 3-5 develop pre-reading skills like print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Daycares, groups and siblings always welcome.

Community Room B
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Community Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children ages 3-5 develop pre-reading, early math, and social skills. Daycares, groups and siblings always welcome.

Community Room
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Community Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Enjoy rhymes, books and songs while learning new tips and techniques to help your toddler develop early literacy and early math skills, and naturally growing his/her social skills in a group setting. One adult per child is recommended. For children ages 16-35 months.

Community Room
 
WonderWorks

WonderWorks

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:45am to 11:30am

Explore science, technology, engineering & math through play (and books!). For children ages 3-5 years old. Registration is first come, first served. Please pick up a nametag 15 minutes before the program.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
11:00am
Toddler Time
Meeting Room 115
 
11:30am
Book Baby

Book Baby

Community Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

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 plan and conversation. For babies ages 0-15 months.

Community Room
 
12:00pm
General Job Assistance

General Job Assistance

Study Room 204
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Get free job assistance with a strong focus on professional development and application writing, including resumes and cover letters. Help looking for work online, or filling out an online job application is also provided. Sign up for a free one hour session of one-on-one assistance by calling 266-6350.

Study Room 204
 
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 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

 
Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Community Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This 6-session yoga series will focus on mindful movement and breathing to provide support for posture and balance. Yoga postures focus on stability and alignment for a safe introduction to Hatha Yoga practices. This introductory series is appropriate for those who can move from the floor to standing without assistance and is appropriate for those new to yoga. Bring a mat, firm blanket or towel to practice and clothes comfortable for movement.

Kristin Sage has been teaching in Madison since 2003, and provides gentle, attentive guidance in a warm, welcoming community space.

Registration begins Monday, September 17.

Community Room
 
2:30pm
Minecraft Monday
Meeting Room 115
 
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Youth Program Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Grab your friends for multiplayer Minecraft fun at the library and connect to the library's private servers for a customized gameplay experience using MinecraftEDU. No account necessary. Ages 17 and under. Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Minecraft programming funded by a gift from the Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Foundation.

Youth Program Room
 
3:00pm
Media Petting Zoo

Media Petting Zoo

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 3:00pm

Join Bubbler staff and try out new media and technology every week in this drop-in, unstructured program! The goal is to become familiar with different tools that create different forms of media.

 
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Meeting Room
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Flex your engineering and design muscles and join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation!

Meeting Room
 
4:00pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 1
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including resumes and cover letters, school assignments, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems or any other kind of writing. Basic computer help, such as setting up email accounts, searching for jobs online, or filling out online job applications, is also available.

Call 246-4547 in advance to sign up for a one-hour session.

Madison Writing Assistance is a free service provided by the UW-Madison Writing Center and is made possible through the generous support of The Evjue Foundation, the UW Anonymous Fund, Altrusa International of Madison, and the UW-Madison Writing Center.

Study Room 1
 
5:30pm
Ballet Tales

Ballet Tales

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Join us for a new and exciting way to experience the classic fairy tales! Ballet Tales combines dance, mime, and interactive performance to strengthen reading comprehension by bringing stories to life!

No registration required. Children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
6:00pm
Memoirs Salon

Memoirs Salon

Meeting Room 115
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

"First Monday, First Person!" We will share and critique writing in the first person with like-minded people. We meet at 6pm, and enjoy light refreshments and stories until library staff chases us out at 7:45pm.

Sign up upon arrival to read on a first-come, first-served basis, and receive group feedback. Listeners welcome as well as readers. Event is Free and open.

Join us on the first Monday of every month (except when Monday is a holiday.)

Meeting Room 115
 
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