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Please note that this calendar only contains library programs. For room availability, please contact the appropriate library directly.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
10am
Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

Meeting Room
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

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

Meeting Room
 
Preschool and Toddler Dance Party
Community Room
 
Dominó, Tertulia and Café

Dominó, Tertulia and Café

Study Room A (Blue)
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for a friendly game of Dominoes. Meet new people, enjoy some conversations and drink a cafecito (that's a cup of coffee in Spanish) with us.

Study Room A (Blue)
 
11am
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Children's Program Room
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Bring a favorite book (or find one at the library!) and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come, first served basis.

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

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Get help with basic computer questions: email, printing, filling out online forms, etc.

Mondays: 12-4 pm
Wednesdays: 1-5 pm
Saturdays: 12-4 pm

Drop-in computer help is a partnership between Madison Public library and WISE, Wisconsin Senior Employment Program

 
1pm
Mindful Saturday

Mindful Saturday

Meeting Room
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm

In this class for families and children ages 4-8 we will explore ways to cultivate paying attention together. We will explore breath, feelings and sensations to connect and play. Please bring a yoga mat, blanket or towel for each participant to sit on.

Meeting Room
 
Open Studio w/ Artist-in-Residence Rodney Lambright II

Open Studio w/ Artist-in-Residence Rodney Lambright II

Bubbler
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Stop into the Bubbler Room to learn more about Rodney Lambright II - illustrator, animator, and writer extraordinaire. He will be present to share his work and lead patrons through ongoing projects that help develop unique stories within the mediums of comics and animation.

Bubbler
 
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 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:
Nate- Expertise in film production, editing, animation, game design, graphic design, and digital art
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.

Media Lab
 
1pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

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

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
2pm
Mystery Games
Study Room
 
Tabletop Game Club

Tabletop Game Club

Community Room - Table Side
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Bring some friends or join other kids for chess, checkers, and other tabletop games. Play our games, or bring your favorite one to share. For children in grades K-12. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in and stay as long as you like!

Community Room - Table Side
 
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