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.
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Friends of Pinney Summer Solstice Book Sale
A great selection of books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books to choose from! As ever all proceeds go to support Pinneys 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).
Pop Up Making with the Bubbler
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.
Storytime for the Very Young
Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.(For children ages 030 months.)
Community Room B
Storytime featuring Angela Puerta for Make Music Madison
Join with local artist Angela Puerta for an interactive show that will engage children with the Spanish language and popular Latin songs in a wide variety of ways.
Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Spanish Family Storytime / Cuentos para la familia
¡Acompáñenos para escuchar cuentos y cantar en español con la Maestra Barbara! Para niños de todas las edades y sus familias.
Join us for stories and songs in Spanish with Maestra Barbara! For kids of all ages and families.
Meeting Room 115
Make Music Madison at Lakeview Library
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
Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000+ international cities. Its 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.
Make Music Madison 2019 at Sequoya Library
Eleven hours of free, live music for all ages!
9:30-A special, make-your-own-instrument Storytime
Make Music Madison is part of Make Music Day, the global music celebration happening in over 1,000 international cities. Its a free, citywide, outdoor day of music held annually on the summer solstice, June 21.
Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Make Music Madison 2019--Performers play in front of library.
11:45 a.m.--12:45 p.m.: Gen Delcourt and the Malcom Shabazz High School Fiddle Class.
Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help
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
Make Music Madison at the Central Library!
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)
Performances will take place outside on the corner of Fairchild & Mifflin St.
Learn more about Make Music Madison at http://www.makemusicmadison.org
Friday International Feature Films: SCHULTZE GETS THE BLUES
Starring Horst Krause, Harald Warmbrunn & Karl-Fred Muller.
Fun, Free & Entertaining. There is always something to do on Friday Night!
Make Music Madison at Meadowridge Library
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.
The Promised Neverland (anime)
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.