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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, October 4, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Oct 4, 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
Madison Babywearing
Meeting Room 115
 
10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Oct 4, 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
 
1:00pm
Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Gentle Yoga with Kristin Sage

Community Room
Friday, Oct 4, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

This 6-session yoga series will focus on mindful movement and breathing to provide support for posture and balance. Yoga postures focus on stability and alignment for a safe introduction to Hatha Yoga practices. This introductory series is appropriate for those who can move from the floor to standing without assistance and is appropriate for those new to yoga. Bring a mat, firm blanket or towel to practice and clothes comfortable for movement.

Kristin Sage has been teaching in Madison since 2003, and provides gentle, attentive guidance in a warm, welcoming community space.

Registration opens September 16th for this 6-week series.

Community Room
 
1:30pm
Easy Yoga Plus

Easy Yoga Plus

Meeting Rooms A & B Combined
Friday, Oct 4, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

A safe yoga class designed for seniors that includes breath work and poses that will teach the elements of balance, and improve muscle strength and flexibility. A good way to main general body health, range of joint motion, and boost your energy. Come and bring a friend. Instructor Ellen Millar is a graduate of Duke Integrative Medicine Yoga for Seniors Master Class. Presented in partnership with NewBridge.

This class is 8 weeks on Fridays September 27 - November 22. (No class on October 25.) Registration required.

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

CANCELED-Madison Writing Assistance: General and Job-Related Writing Help

Friday, Oct 4, 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. Call or visit the library to sign up for a 45 minute appointment.

 
Dream Bus at Allied Park

Dream Bus at Allied Park

Allied Park (2370 Revival Ridge)
Friday, Oct 4, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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)
 
6:00pm
Fabulous Friday Family Fun Night! Board Games, Puzzles and Mandalas to color.
Meeting Room
 
7:00pm
Unsane (feature film

Unsane (feature film

Community Room
Friday, Oct 4, 7:00pm to 9:00pm

R / 98 min. / Drama, Horror, Mystery / USA / 2018
A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear--but is it real or a product of her delusion?

Community Room
 
October Night Light - Gallery Night

October Night Light - Gallery Night

Madison Room
Friday, Oct 4, 7:00pm to 9:00pm

All are welcome to come and view the opening of our newest exhibitions at Central Library for an evening of art, community, and celebration, for Gallery Night!

THIRD FLOOR: Women's Work: Forward Art Prize
VIDEO ART SCREEN: Coley Mixan
SITE-SPECIFIC INSTALLATION: Lydia Diemer
ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE: Emily Balsley
SECOND FLOOR: Jaymee Harvey Willms, Melissa Dorn, and Kate Schaffer: Recall, Remake, Reduce
Cash bar available.

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/397219357653184/

Madison Room