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Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Time Items
All day
4:30pm to 6:15pm
Kids Open Dungeons and Dragons

Kids Open Dungeons and Dragons

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2024, 4:30pm to 6:15pm

School-age children (elementary and middle school) are invited to join us for this kid-led Dungeons & Dragons campaign. Be a part of an adventuring party where you'll use your imagination and creativity to explore a fantasy world in an epic quest. Our Dungeon Master Jared will provide support and help guide campaigns along with our adult D&D experts and our Youth Librarian Ruth.

This weekly session is for beginners.

About D&D: Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy tabletop role-playing game that allows each player to create their own character to play. These characters embark upon imaginary adventures within a fantasy setting. A Dungeon Master (DM) serves as the game's referee and storyteller, while maintaining the setting in which the adventures occur.

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined
6:30pm to 8:30pm
(ZOOM) Co-Ops 101: Starting Your Own Business

(ZOOM) Co-Ops 101: Starting Your Own Business

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2024, 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Thinking of starting a business?

Interested in a business model that uplifts your community?

Worker cooperatives create meaningful change for communities affected by inequality. Worker co-ops are designed to improve low-wage jobs and build wealth in communities. Worker co-ops help build skills, earning potential, household income, and assets. 

Learn more about opportunities at

Sponsored by MCDC, the UW Center for Cooperatives, Madison Public Library, and the Madison Public Library Foundation.

This event is entirely virtual through Zoom

7:00pm to 8:00pm
Mystery Book Discussion: Daisy Darker

Mystery Book Discussion: Daisy Darker

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2024, 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for a discussion of this month's mystery book, Daisy Darker, by Alice Feeney. New members always welcome! Copies may be available at the Ask Desk.

Synopsis: After years of avoiding each other, Daisy Darker’s family assembles for Nana’s 80th birthday in her crumbling gothic house on a tiny tidal island. When the tide comes in, they will be cut off from the rest of the world for eight hours. At the stroke of midnight, as a storm rages, Nana is found dead. An hour later, the next family member follows…

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined