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Friday, June 21, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Make Music Madison - Make your own instrument storytime

Make Music Madison - Make your own instrument storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 9:30am to 10:00am

Use recycled materials and craft supplies to make an insturment. Once our band is complete, we will have a simple jamboree and sing-along of classic children's songs. For children ages 3 - 5, siblings welcome. Groups welcome, no registration required.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
10:00am
Friends of Pinney Summer Solstice Book Sale

Friends of Pinney Summer Solstice Book Sale

Friday, Jun 21, 10:00am to 7:30pm

A great selection of books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books to choose from! As ever all proceeds go to support Pinney’s programs & collections! From 7:00-7:30 leftovers are FREE to the public.

Sale will be on the side patio; enter through the library

Rain date: Saturday, June 22, 10:00-4:30 (4:00-4:30 free leftovers).

 
Friends of Hawthorne Library
Community Room
 
Pop Up Making with the Bubbler

Pop Up Making with the Bubbler

Friday, Jun 21, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Pop into Goodman South Library for a hands-on maker activity! You'll never know what you'll find - sew a sock monster, play with a mini robot, or make a recycled contraption - either way, you'll have a great time and probably learn something new. Drop in any time during the two hours and stay as long as you like. All ages welcome, children under the age of 7 should be accompanied by a grown-up.

 
10:30am
Storytime for the Very Young
Community Room B
 
Storytime featuring Angela Puerta for Make Music Madison
Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
Spanish Family Storytime / Cuentos para la familia
Meeting Room 115
 
11:00am
Make Music Madison at Lakeview Library

Make Music Madison at Lakeview Library

Community Room
Friday, Jun 21, 11:00am to 7:00pm

Enjoy a day of free music outside the library as Lakeview plays host to Make Music Madison musicians all day long from 11:00am to 6:45pm! Pull up a seat on the sidewalk and enjoy the sweet sounds of talented local artists. No registration required. The event is free for all ages, but these hardworking artists do appreciate your generous tips.

11:00-11:45 Christine Costanzo
12:00-12:45 Xander Anim
1:00-1:45 Matt DeBlass
2:00-2:45 Old Oaks
3:15-4:00 Shabazz High School Fiddle Class
4:15-5:00 Angela Puerta
5:15-5:45 Beni Daiko
6:00-6:45 Common Chords

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000+ international cities. It’s is free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21. Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 – La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Community Room
 
11:30am
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Still Jaded after All These Years

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Still Jaded after All These Years

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 11:30am to 12:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
12:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: FM

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: FM

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
1:00pm
Make Music Madison 2019--Performers play in front of library.

Make Music Madison 2019--Performers play in front of library.

Meeting Room
Friday, Jun 21, 1:00pm to 5:30pm

11:45 a.m.--12:45 p.m.: Gen Delcourt and the Malcom Shabazz High School Fiddle Class.
1 p.m.--2 p.m.: Dark of the Moon Contra Band
3 p.m.--4 p.m.: Madison Song Circle
5:00 p.m.--5:30 p.m.: Westmoreland Accordion Duo
5:30 p.m.--6:30 p.m.: Glenwood Moravian Trombone Choir
7:00 p.m.--8:00 p.m.: Karavay

Meeting Room
 
Dream Bus at Allied Park

Dream Bus at Allied Park

Allied Park (2370 Revival Ridge)
Friday, Jun 21, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Get a library card, browse and check out materials, return items, place and pick up holds, and use the free WiFi!

Allied Park (2370 Revival Ridge)
 
1:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: On the Fence

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: On the Fence

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
2:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Vets on Frets

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Vets on Frets

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
3:00pm
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Study Room 103
Friday, Jun 21, 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Free one-on-one coaching sessions for writing projects of any kind, including resumes and cover letters, school assignments, personal letters, applications, forms, newsletters, articles, memoirs, poems or any other kind of writing. Basic computer help, such as setting up email accounts, searching for jobs online, or filling out online job applications, is also available.

Study Room 103
 
3:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Molly and Dad

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Molly and Dad

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
4:00pm
Make Music Madison at the Central Library!

Make Music Madison at the Central Library!

Friday, Jun 21, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Madison Public Library is proud to be a part of Make Music Madison. Stop by the Central Library and enjoy performances by...

4-4:45pm: LuckyVoy & Koeseph (World, Reggae, Latin)
5-6pm: The North Code (Indie-Folk, Americana/Bluegrass, Folk)
6:45-7:45pm: Saaz (Indian, Folk, Classical)

Performances will take place outside on the corner of Fairchild & Mifflin St.

Learn more about Make Music Madison at http://www.makemusicmadison.org

 
4:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: MAUI

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: MAUI

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
5:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: greenTONE acapella

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: greenTONE acapella

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
6:00pm
Friday International Feature Films: SCHULTZE GETS THE BLUES

Friday International Feature Films: SCHULTZE GETS THE BLUES

Meeting Room
Friday, Jun 21, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Starring Horst Krause, Harald Warmbrunn & Karl-Fred Muller.
Schultze is a retired lignite miner living in an East German village and a passionate Polka Acordian player. After hering Zydeco mujsic on the radio he decides to take a trip into the heart of Zydeco country and travels to Louisiana.
[PG, 1hr 54min, Comedy|Drama|Music, German, English & French Language with English Subtitles, 2004]

Fun, Free & Entertaining. There is always something to do on Friday Night!

Meeting Room
 
Make Music Madison at Meadowridge Library

Make Music Madison at Meadowridge Library

Friday, Jun 21, 6:00pm to 6:45pm

Enjoy a day of free music at the Madison Public Libraries and visit us at the Meadowood Park. Enjoy with us the music of LuckyVoy & Koeseph while they play some cover and originals tunes of reggae in English and Spanish.

 
6:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Winds of Southern Wisconsin

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Winds of Southern Wisconsin

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
 
7:00pm
The Promised Neverland (anime)

The Promised Neverland (anime)

Community Room
Friday, Jun 21, 7:00pm to 8:45pm

A group of the smartest kids at a seemingly perfect orphanage uncover its dark truth when they a break a rule to never leave the orphanage grounds. Once the truth is discovered, they begin to plan an escape to save all of the children.

The Hawthorne Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Each meeting will include screenings of everything from classic titles to new releases. The club is aimed primarily at teens and adults. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles. Refreshments served at each meeting.

Call ahead to reserve your spot! People under age 16 who are interested in attending are required to have a parent present or to have a signed parental permission slip.

Community Room
 
7:30pm
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library: Bernard Quipot

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Jun 21, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!

9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
10:30-Storytime featuring Angela Puerta
11:30-Still Jaded after All These Years
12:30-FM
1:30-On the Fence
2:30-Vets on Frets
3:30-Molly and Dad
4:30-MAUI: Madison Area Ukulele Initiative
5:30-greenTONE acapella
6:30-Winds of Southern Wisconsin
7:30-Bernard Quipot

Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. It’s a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Make Music Madison is presented by the generous support of Madison Arts Commission and Isthmus with additional sponsorship by Dane Arts, Digital 206 La Voz de Latina America desde Wisconsin, and WORT FM Community Radio.

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined