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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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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Meeting Room
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families. No registration required.

Meeting Room
 
10:00am
Scrabble at the Library
Community Room - Table Side
 
Family Music Time

Family Music Time

Meeting Room
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join Eliza Tyksinski, certified Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 5 & under and their families. No registration required.

Meeting Room
 
11:00am
Badgercare+ Enrollment
Study Room 211
 
12:00pm
West Madison Senior Center Lunches

West Madison Senior Center Lunches

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Nutritious meals are offered to those 60 and older. The suggested minimum contribution is $4.00 per meal but participants are encouraged to pay what they can afford. If you are under age 60 and do not meet the nutrition program eligibility guidelines, you are required to pay the total cost of your meal which is $10.23. Transportation is available by a $1.00 donation round trip. The meal is served at noon and participants must arrive on time. Meal and bus reservations or cancellations should be made by noon the preceding business day by calling 238-7368 ext. 8

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen
 
1:00pm
Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Drop-In Basic Computer Help

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

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

 
1:30pm
NewBridge Movie Program: DECODING THE WEATHER MACHINE (TV-PG)

NewBridge Movie Program: DECODING THE WEATHER MACHINE (TV-PG)

Meeting Room
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Starring Waleed Abdalati, Greg Asner & Joseph Berry.
Scientists around the world strive for a better understanding of the workings of the weather and climate machine known as Earth.
[TV-PG, 1hr 53min, Documentary|Biography, Episode aired 4/18/2018]
All shows are free and open to the public.

Meeting Room
 
3:00pm
Dream Bus at Kennedy Heights Community Center
Kennedy Heights Community Center (199 Kennedy Heights)
 
3:30pm
Chess Club

Chess Club

Study Room A (Blue)
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Study Room A (Blue)
 
5:30pm
Meadowridge Library Anime Club
Study Room A (Blue)
 
One-On-One Computer Assistance

One-On-One Computer Assistance

Study Room 1
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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

Study Room 1
 
6:00pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Drop in knitting: Learn a new craft or work on that unfinished project with other neighborhood knitters.

Community Room - Fireplace Side
 
Madison Travel Circle - The Andes Lakes District: South America's Vacationland

Madison Travel Circle - The Andes Lakes District: South America's Vacationland

Community Room
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Straddling the Chile-Argentina boarder is the picturesque region of Lake District, with its active volcanoes found among the peaks of the mighty Andes. Join Forrest Weesner as he explores this spectacular region by van and bicycle, leading to city of Bariloche, with it Swiss-inspired architecture, beer halls, and chocolate shops. Surprises are everywhere including a big-city visit to Santiago.

Community Room
 
Nourish You Self Care Retreat @ BLW Neighborhood Center

Nourish You Self Care Retreat @ BLW Neighborhood Center

Bridge Lakepoint Waunona Neighborhood Center (1917 Lake Point Dr)
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

The Nourish You: Self-Care Retreat is for women who don’t always feel included in mainstream self-care offerings. Come and get inspired to move into relaxation! Presented by: Venus Washington, Nikki Cook, and Araceli Esparza. Women who attend will receive tools that they can incorporate into their lifestyle to enhance or begin a self-care practice at home. Registration begins May 8 by calling or visiting BLW Neighborhood Center at 608-441-6991, 1917 Lake Point Drive
Madison, WI 53713.

Bridge Lakepoint Waunona Neighborhood Center (1917 Lake Point Dr)
 
6:30pm
CANCELED: Adult Board Game Night

CANCELED: Adult Board Game Night

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Please note: this program has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 29 at 6:30 pm

Adults of all ages and abilities are invited to socialize, snack and enjoy classic board games at this monthly meeting hosted by Living Our Visions (LOV-Dane) in partnership with the Sequoya Library.

 
Researching the Story of Your Home

Researching the Story of Your Home

Local History Room
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Every building in Madison has a story--it's just a matter of knowing where to look for information. This workshop + tour will walk you through online and print resources that can help you discover the history of where you live.

Presented by staff from the Madison Public Library and the City of Madison. Co-sponsored by the Madison Trust for Historic Preservation.

Local History Room