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Events Calendar

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

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. For children ages 3 - 5, siblings welcome. Groups welcome, no registration required.

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

Baby Gym

Children's Program Room
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Help your baby gain good pre-reading and writing skills and have fun at the same time! Baby Gym incorporates large motor activities with stories to develop body and mind. For babies aged 3 - 18 months.

Children's Program Room
 
10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:30am to 11:00am

A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children develop print and phonologic awareness, vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. For children ages 3 - 5, siblings welcome. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
Storytime for the Very Young
Community Room B
 
Spanish Family Storytime / Cuentos para la familia
Meeting Room 115
 
12:00pm
English for Parents
Meeting Room 115
 
1:00pm
Tax Assistance-FULL

Tax Assistance-FULL

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

By appointment only. Free assistance from VITA volunteers to help you fill out and file your Wisconsin and Federal personal income taxes. Call 246-4547 to reserve a half-hour appointment.

 
3:30pm
Collaborative Gaming
Study Room A (Blue)
 
6:00pm
Friday Night Feature Film: HIDDEN FIGURES

Friday Night Feature Film: HIDDEN FIGURES

Meeting Room
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Starring Taraji P Henson, Octavia Specer & Janelle Monae.
[PG, 2hr 7min, Biography|Drama|History, 2017]
The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Fun, Free & Entertaining. There is always something to do on Friday Night!

Meeting Room
 
Wisconsin Film Festival Sneak Peek

Wisconsin Film Festival Sneak Peek

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

You're invited to a free preview of the 21st Wisconsin Film Festival (April 4-11, 2019). Watch trailers of this year's films, learn about the ins and outs from Operations Coordinator Jennifer Harper, and bring your questions about the festival.

Sneak Peek events are made possible through partnership with the Wisconsin Film Festival and by a generous grant from the Madison Public Library Foundation.

Community Room - Fireplace Side
 
7:00pm
Skate Kitchen (feature film)

Skate Kitchen (feature film)

Community Room
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm

2018 / USA / Drama / 106 min. / R
Camille, an introverted teenage skateboarder (newcomer Rachelle Vinberg) from Long Island, meets and befriends an all girl, New York City-based skateboarding crew called Skate Kitchen. She falls in with the in-crowd, has a falling-out with her mother, and falls for a mysterious skateboarder guy (Jaden Smith), but a relationship with him proves to be trickier to navigate than a kickflip.

Community Room
 
7:30pm
InDigenous Jazz Concert Series: Michael Brenneis and the Plutonium Players

InDigenous Jazz Concert Series: Michael Brenneis and the Plutonium Players

Meeting Rooms 301 & 302
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

The Greater Madison Jazz Consortium & The Madison Music Collective continue their InDigenous Spring Jazz concert series with Michael Brenneis and the Plutonium Players, Madison's non-conformist Jazz octet.

Musicians with The Plutonium Players: Michael Brenneis - drums and compositions; Tony Barba - clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone; Jonathan Greenstein - tenor saxophone; Greg Smith - baritone saxophone, clarinet; Mark Hetzler – trombone; Paul Dietrich – trumpet; David Spies – tuba; John Christensen - bass

Meeting Rooms 301 & 302