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Please note that this calendar only contains library programs. For room availability, please contact the appropriate library directly.

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Monday, November 14, 2022

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3pm
3:00pm to 4:00pm
We Read to a Dog

We Read to a Dog

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Monday, Nov 14, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Read aloud to a furry friend from Alliance of Therapy Dogs at Lakeview Library. Bring a favorite book or try a new one from our collection. First come, first served. 

Community Room - Fireplace Side
 
4pm
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview [FULL]

Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview [FULL]

Study Room 1
Monday, Nov 14, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Madison Writing Assistance (MWA) program offers free, one-to-one writing support for community members at library branches throughout the city. Our friendly, experienced writing coaches are happy to help with writing projects across a wide range of genres, including resumes, cover letters, application essays, grant proposals, fiction writing, memoirs, and more.

Schedule an appointment online with the link below, by phone, or in person.

MWA services are made possible through generous donations from the Evjue Foundation and UW Anonymous Fund, along with administrative and program support from the UW-Madison English Department, the UW-Madison Writing Center, and our Library and neighborhood center partners.

Study Room 1
 
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Community Room - Table Side
Monday, Nov 14, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Play Minecraft in both survival and creative worlds!  There is a limited number of computers, so participants will take turns as needed.

Mondays September 12 - December 19, with no meeting on November 28.

Community Room - Table Side
 
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Gaming

Gaming

Community Room
Monday, Nov 14, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Drop-in and play both video and board games. Compete in friendly competition or play a game cooperatively. 

Youth 7 years and younger will require extra assistance from a caregiver.

Community Room
 
5pm
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview [FULL]

Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview [FULL]

Study Room 1
Monday, Nov 14, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

The Madison Writing Assistance (MWA) program offers free, one-to-one writing support for community members at library branches throughout the city. Our friendly, experienced writing coaches are happy to help with writing projects across a wide range of genres, including resumes, cover letters, application essays, grant proposals, fiction writing, memoirs, and more.

Schedule an appointment online with the link below, by phone, or in person.

MWA services are made possible through generous donations from the Evjue Foundation and UW Anonymous Fund, along with administrative and program support from the UW-Madison English Department, the UW-Madison Writing Center, and our Library and neighborhood center partners.

Study Room 1
 
6pm
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Chess at the Library

Chess at the Library

Community Room - Table Side
Monday, Nov 14, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Chess meets the second and fourth Monday of every month. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Community Room - Table Side
 
6:00pm to 7:00pm
[FULL] Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview

[FULL] Madison Writing Assistance at Lakeview

Study Room 1
Monday, Nov 14, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Madison Writing Assistance (MWA) program offers free, one-to-one writing support for community members at library branches throughout the city. Our friendly, experienced writing coaches are happy to help with writing projects across a wide range of genres, including resumes, cover letters, application essays, grant proposals, fiction writing, memoirs, and more.

Schedule an appointment online with the link below, by phone, or in person.

MWA services are made possible through generous donations from the Evjue Foundation and UW Anonymous Fund, along with administrative and program support from the UW-Madison English Department, the UW-Madison Writing Center, and our Library and neighborhood center partners.

Study Room 1
 
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Expressive Pastels--A Meditative Exploration of Emotion through Color, Line, and Gesture

Expressive Pastels--A Meditative Exploration of Emotion through Color, Line, and Gesture

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen Combined
Monday, Nov 14, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Expressive pastels are a meditative exploration of emotion through color, line, and gesture as a way to release your emotions. Led by Rhiannon Gurley, this program is a great opportunity to play, experiment and leave the mess to the instructor. Includes demonstration of basic pastel drawing methods, reflection on the process and creating mark making while enjoying music.

This program is best for ages 16 and up

 

Rhiannon Gurley, M.S. is a national award-winning artist having worn creative hats as a marketer, art educator, event producer and art administrator. She is the Founder of Our Vibrant Community, a female, disability owned business dedicated to infusing creative engagement in communities near you. OVC was planted in 2015 in Illinois and now grows in Madison with a mission to include expressive arts therapy and disability awareness. Gurley earned high achievements marked as a St. Louis Regional Arts Commission- Community Art Training 2013 graduate, served on the City of Springfield, IL Community Relations Commission, honored as 40 Under 40 Future Business Leader by Springfield, Illinois Chamber of Commerce. Currently, Rhiannon is organizing the Northside Arts Collective based on the Northside of Madison, a volunteer movement to increase the arts awareness and artist development for its residents and businesses.

Community Rooms A and B and Kitchen Combined