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Saturday, March 9, 2019

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All day
 
9:00am
Free Tax Filing at Central-FULL

Free Tax Filing at Central-FULL

Meeting Room 301
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Free assistance from VITA volunteers to help you fill out and file your Federal and Wisconsin personal income taxes. Call 266-6350 to make an appointment (required). Some situations are outside the scope of the service-- ask if in doubt. You must have lived in Wisconsin for ALL of 2018 to use this service. **We will begin taking appointments on Wednesday January 23rd for the 2/9 and 2/23 tax help dates. We will take appointments for the rest of the dates (3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/30, 4/6) on February 20th. **

Meeting Room 301
 
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Study Room 1
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 9:05am to 11:05am

Need help with basic computer or Internet skills? Looking for assistance downloading library eBooks and audiobooks? We offer free one-on-one sessions Thursday afternoons and Tuesday and Saturday mornings! Call 246-4547 to make an appointment.

Study Room 1
 
9:30am
Stories: Opening Reception

Stories: Opening Reception

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Join The Madison Photography Meetup Group on Saturday, March 9 from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM as we celebrate the opening of our member show, STORIES. They say a picture is worth a 1,000 words. 34 photographers will be sharing their photographic stories in this exhibit at the Sequoya Public Library. You will have the opportunity to meet some of the photographers and talk with them about their photos.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
10:00am
Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

Meeting Room
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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
 
Yoga Sprouts with Katie

Yoga Sprouts with Katie

Children's Program Room
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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
 
11:00am
Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Children's Program Room
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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
 
12:00pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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

 
1:00pm
Open Media Lab

Open Media Lab

Media Lab
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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:
Rob- Expertise in audio recording
Sophie- Expertise in digital art, graphic design, and animation

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
 
1:30pm
Library LEGO Club

Library LEGO Club

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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
 
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Aqua Room 128
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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.

Aqua Room 128
 
2:00pm
Tabletop Game Club

Tabletop Game Club

Community Room - Table Side
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 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
 
Mystery Games
Study Room
 
7:00pm
Black Arts Matter (B.A.M) Poetry Slam

Black Arts Matter (B.A.M) Poetry Slam

Meeting Rooms 301 & 302
Sat, 03/09/2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

B.A.M (Black Arts Matters) Poetry Slam FINALS & CLOSING EVENT is a poetry event as part of the larger Black Arts Matters Interdisciplinary Arts Festival. This space has been created specifically for Black poets to shine and share out. All poets have been pre-selected to perform at the event. This event is free and open to the public!

More info: Black Arts Matter Festival (https://bamfestival.wixsite.com/madison) and funded in part by Madison Public Library Foundation.

Meeting Rooms 301 & 302
 
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