Come experience Anji Play! In this weekly award-winning program kids play while adults observe. At the end of play kids can create play stories to share their play with others. This educational approach rooted in children choosing their own play was created in Anji County in China and Madison Public Library is a pilot site for developing a library Anji Play model. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. No registration required. Spring series #1 ends March 12. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier Community Education Center 55 S. Gammon Rd
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(for babies ages 0-15 months) Enjoy rhymes bounces books and songs while learning new tips and techniques to help your baby develop early literacy and early math skills and naturally growing baby's social skills in a group setting. Enjoy a short storytime then stay for play and conversation.
Assistance with job searching resume writing interview skills and more!
"Need advice from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development/Job Service? Sign up for a 30 minute or 1-hour appointment by calling the library at 608-824-1780 (or take a chance and drop-in!). You'll get one-on-one help applying for unemployment benefits resume writing job search strategies interview skills and more." The Alicia Ashman Library is partnering with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development to offer one-on-one assistance with job searching resume writing interview skills and more!
Read to a Dog
The Alliance of Therapy Dogs generously provides reader-dogs especially trained to be gentle good listeners. Bring a favorite book (or find one at the library!) and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first come first served basis. (No pre-registration available).
Be who you are! 5th annual �Jazz & Friends� Community Readings
Join MMSD guest readers for community readings of 'I am Jazz' a book co-written by transgender trailblazer Jazz Jennings about her experience as a transgender girl. Readings being at 6:15pm with activities available starting at 6pm in the children�s area.
*In Alicia Ashman Library