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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, September 28, 2022

Time Items
All day
 
9:30am
9:30am to 10:30am
Baby & Toddler Storytime (ages birth to 3)

Baby & Toddler Storytime (ages birth to 3)

Youth Program Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 9:30am to 10:30am

READ and PLAY with your favorite baby or toddler! Reading, singing, talking and playing with your baby from the beginning is important because the roots of language are developing in a baby’s brain even before they can talk! Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

Youth Program Room
 
10:00am
10:00am to 10:30am
Multi-age Storytime (ages 5 and under)

Multi-age Storytime (ages 5 and under)

Youth Program Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 10:00am to 10:30am

READ and PLAY together with children under age 5! Engaging with books, songs and playful experiences all help children develop communication skills, patience, empathy, and pre-reading skills​ and helps to build a lifelong love of reading. Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

Youth Program Room
 
10:00am to 12:00pm
Scrabble at the Library
Community Room - Table Side
 
10:30am
10:30am to 11:30am
Multi-age Storytime (ages 5 and under)

Multi-age Storytime (ages 5 and under)

Youth Program Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 10:30am to 11:30am

READ and PLAY together with children under age 5! Engaging with books, songs and playful experiences all help children develop communication skills, patience, empathy, and pre-reading skills​ and helps to build a lifelong love of reading. Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

 

Youth Program Room
 
10:30am to 11:15am
Baby Storytime

Baby Storytime

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wednesday, Sep 28, 10:30am to 11:15am

READ and PLAY with your favorite baby, ages birth to 17 months! Reading, singing, talking, and playing with your baby from the beginning is important because the roots of language are developing in a baby’s brain even before they can talk! Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

Community Room - Fireplace Side
 
10:30am to 11:30am
Multi-age Storytime

Multi-age Storytime

Community Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 10:30am to 11:30am

READ and PLAY together with children 5 & under! Engaging with books, songs and playful experiences all help children develop communication skills, patience, empathy, and pre-reading skills​ - and helps to build a lifelong love of reading. Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

Community Room
 
11:00am
11:00am to 11:30am
Baby Storytime (ages birth to 17 mo)

Baby Storytime (ages birth to 17 mo)

Youth Program Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 11:00am to 11:30am

READ and PLAY with your favorite baby! Reading, singing, talking, and playing with your baby from the beginning is important because the roots of language are developing in a baby’s brain even before they can talk! Library programs are always free. Siblings and childcare groups are welcome.

Youth Program Room
 
12:30pm
12:30pm to 3:30pm
COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Meeting Room 115
Wednesday, Sep 28, 12:30pm to 3:30pm

Free COVID-19 vaccines and boosters at the Goodman South Library, administered by Public Health Madison & Dane County!

Clinics will be held on Wednesdays, beginning January 12 from 12:30-3:30 PM. 

 

1st, 2nd, or booster doses of Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson available while supplies last.

Everyone 5 and older is welcome. 5-17 year olds need a parent or guardian present.

No appointments or registration necessary. But If you would like to plan ahead, appointments can be made at the Public Health of Madison and Dane County website below. No ID or insurance required.

Meeting Room 115
 
1:30pm
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Ashman Film Fest presents First Cow (2019)

Ashman Film Fest presents First Cow (2019)

Community Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

First Cow (2019)

Dir: Kelly Reichardt

Director/co-writer Kelly Reichardt's American frontier drama is an adaptation of Jonathan Raymond's 2004 novel "The Half-Life." Starring John Magaro, Orion Lee, and Rene Auberjonois, it revolves around an unlikely friendship between a hired cook and a Chinese immigrant in the 1820s Oregon Territory. The two of them develop a lucrative enterprise that revolves around the first cow in the territory.

Rated PG-13. 121 mins.

 
Community Room
 
2:00pm
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wisconsin Book Festival Ambassadors Meeting
Conference Room 104
 
2:30pm
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Social Media Basics

Social Media Basics

Community Room Combined
Wednesday, Sep 28, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Learn about the most popular social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Find out what each platform is for, and gain a better understanding of privacy implications for social media users. 

 

About the presenter:

Dave Friedman makes house calls to provide personal tutoring in all aspects of technology. He clearly explains technical topics in terms that make sense to non-techies and he has lots of experience working with people of all ages.

 

This program is supported by the Friends of Lakeview Library.

Community Room Combined
 
3:00pm
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Chess for All Ages

Chess for All Ages

Study Room A
Wednesday, Sep 28, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Please join us to play chess at our weekly, drop-in program! All ages and experience levels welcome.

Study Room A
 
3:00pm to 4:30pm
All-ages knitting circle

All-ages knitting circle

*In Meadowridge Library
Wednesday, Sep 28, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Drop-in knitting. All experience levels welcome. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult for duration of program. Yarn and Needles provided for in-library use.

 

Our knitting instructor will not be present for today's (9/28) session.

*In Meadowridge Library
 
4:00pm
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Teen Book Club

Teen Book Club

Teen Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Join us for our teen book club! This month we will be reading The Ivory Key by Akshaya Raman. Stop by Lakeview Library to check out a copy. After we are done discussing the book there will be free snacks! Please email teen services librarian Rachel (rlavender@madisonpubliclibrary.org) to join the book club! All teens are welcome!

Teen Room
 
4:00pm to 4:30pm
Dream Bus at The Element Apartments

Dream Bus at The Element Apartments

102 Park Circle
Wednesday, Sep 28, 4:00pm to 4:30pm

Visit the Dream Bus to browse books and other library materials, place or pick up holds, and sign up for a library card.

102 Park Circle
 
4:30pm
4:30pm to 5:00pm
Dream Bus at Rolling Prairie Apartments
415 S Bird St
 
5:00pm
5:15pm to 5:45pm
Dream Bus at Vandenburn Heights Park
1054 N Pine St
 
5:30pm
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Anime Club: Sengoku Basura

Anime Club: Sengoku Basura

Community Room B
Wednesday, Sep 28, 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Love anime, or been wanting to get into it? Join us every Wednesday evening in September for Meadowridge Library Anime Club's Samurai September! Every Wednesday evening, we'll celebrate by watching an episode of a samurai anime.

This week, we'll be watching Sengoku Basura. Get ready to feel the rush of non-stop, over-the-top battlefield action as feudal Japan’s toughest rival warlords fight for total domination! Backed by massive armies of ninja assassins and mechanized samurai, mighty warrior generals roar into battle atop turbo-charged stallions, brandishing explosive shotguns and swords the size of men.

This anime is appropriate for ages 10 and up. Come hungry! Dinner will be served.

Community Room B
 
6:00pm
6:00pm to 7:15pm
MMSD Family Technology Help: Tech 101
Community Room - Table Side
 
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Knitting at the Library

Knitting at the Library

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Wednesday, Sep 28, 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
 
6:00pm to 7:15pm
Madison Travel Circle: Magical Peru!

Madison Travel Circle: Magical Peru!

Community Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 6:00pm to 7:15pm

Join Donna Ultig and friend as they explore the best kept secret of South America. From Machu Picchu to Lima Markets to Amazon Forests, Pacific Beaches, travelers love Peru! That's all there's to it...

Community Room
 
6:00pm to 8:00pm
[ONLINE] Literacy Network Intermediate ESL Class

[ONLINE] Literacy Network Intermediate ESL Class

*Offsite
Wednesday, Sep 28, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This free group English class will be offered mostly online using Zoom.
You can take your Zoom class on your smartphone, a tablet, a laptop, or
a computer. 2 classes will take place in-person at the Meadowridge
Library (5726 Raymond Rd) on 10/12, and 12/7.

You will practice speaking, listening, reading, writing and new vocabulary
in English. Topics include talking about family, health, making
appointments, phone calls, small talk, and more!
For more Information, please call (608) 268-6425 or email
becky@litnetwork.org.

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Esta clase de inglés grupal gratuita se ofrecerá principalmente en línea
utilizando Zoom. Puede tomar su clase por Zoom en un teléfono
inteligente, tableta, laptop, o computadora. Dos clases estarán en
persona en la Biblioteca de Meadowridge (5726 Raymond Rd) el 12 de
octubre y 7 de diciembre.

Practicará hablar, escuchar, leer, escribir, y nuevas palabras en inglés.
Los temas incluyen platicar acerca de su familia, salud, hacer citas,
llamadas telefónicas, conversaciones casuales, y más.
Para más información, llame al (608) 268-6425 o envie un
correo electrónico a becky@litnetwork.org

*Offsite