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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Time Items
All day
 
Before 9am
Pinney Library Closed
Meeting Room
 
9am
Friends of Lakeview Library Book Sale
Community Room
 
Friends of Goodman South Madison Library Book Sale
Meeting Room 115
 
Art After Overture

Art After Overture

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Stop by the Central Library for art activities inspired by the performances at the Overture Center for the Arts' Kids in the Rotunda series.

 
10am
Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

Meeting Room
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Saturday morning fun with stories, movies and snacks, especially for dads and their kids. Moms welcome, too.

Meeting Room
 
Yoga Sprouts with Katie

Yoga Sprouts with Katie

Children's Program Room
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Children ages 2-5 years and their caregivers are invited to join Yoga Sprouts Instructor, Katie Muschlewski for a fun family class! Please bring a towel or yoga mat for yourself and your child.

Children's Program Room
 
12pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 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
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 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:
Sophie- Expertise in digital art, graphic design, and animation
Bradley DLO- Expertise in beat making and audio recording

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.

Media Lab
 
1pm
LEGO Club

LEGO Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Flex your engineering and design muscles and join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation! For All Ages.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Navy Room 126
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including school assignments, resumes and cover letters, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems and absolutely any other kinds of writing.

Appointments for writing assistance may be made the week of assistance. Call 266-6395 to make a 45-minute appointment. Due to high demand, you are encouraged to call as soon as the library opens (Tuesdays at 10 a.m., or Saturdays at 9 a.m.)

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

Navy Room 126
 
2pm
Ebenezer Duke
 
Make an Apron with Bird Ross

Make an Apron with Bird Ross

Community Room
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

In this 2-hour class we'll sew this fabulously fun apron that fits many different chefs! Bring your sewing machine, sewing skills, fabric and thread and we'll provide the instructions and know-how to create and customize your very own apron. Once you've made one, you may be inspired to create some for gifts! A supply list will be available once you've signed up. Basic sewing skills and a working sewing machine are necessary for this class. Open to participants 18 and older. Registration begins September 1.

Community Room
 
Mystery Games (postponed until Dec. 15)
Study Room
 
3pm
Craft Lab: Handmade Legwarmers

Craft Lab: Handmade Legwarmers

Meeting Room
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 3:00pm to 4:45pm

Join local artist, Elizabeth White in crafting handmade legwarmers from recycled felted wool. Participants will be working with yarn and yarn needles to hand sew with simple stitches that a beginner can easily pick up. Elizabeth encourages creativity, innovation, hard work and joy in the process as well as pride in the result whatever it may be. Ages 10+. No registration required

Meeting Room
 
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