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Saturday, July 13, 2024

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9:30am
9:30am to 11:30am
LEGO Club

LEGO Club

Community Room - Fireplace Side
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 9:30am to 11:30am

Are you a kid who loves LEGOs? Do you enjoy engineering and designing LEGO creations?  If that is you - come join us for LEGO Club! The library will provide lots of LEGOs, and you provide the imagination. No registration required. LEGOs will have to stay at the library, so bring a camera to capture your creations.

Community Room - Fireplace Side
 
10:00am
10:00am to 12:00pm
We Read Bubbler Artist in Residence with Poornima

We Read Bubbler Artist in Residence with Poornima

*In Monroe Street Library
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 10:00am to 12:00pm

What does your Whimsyland look like? Join Poornima at the Monroe Street library for hands on art workshops for all ages. In each one-to-two-hour workshop you will be creating your own fantastic Whimsyland themed art projects. You will be drawing on different surfaces, creating collages, decoupaging and making some upcycled art pieces. Let your imagination run freely while on this fun Whimsyland adventure. At the end of each workshop you will have a lovely art piece to take home and enjoy.

Funding is provided by the Monroe Street Library League.

*In Monroe Street Library
 
10:30am
10:30am to 11:00am
Stories & Songs with Junebug

Stories & Songs with Junebug

Youth Program Room
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 10:30am to 11:00am

Bring your little one (ages birth-5) to sing, dance, explore instruments, and play! Teacher Junko Yamauchi Stewart will lead these fun music & movement activities for families to do together.

Youth Program Room
 
11:00am
11:00am to 12:30pm
We Read Bubbler Artist in Residence - with Kati Lambert

We Read Bubbler Artist in Residence - with Kati Lambert

Bubbler
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 11:00am to 12:30pm

Join We Read Bubbler Artist Kati Fernandez Lambert of Coyote Fire Arts at Central library to explore, interact and connect with Nature through art. We'll follow the moon cycles of the summer with a variety of open ended projects, different each week, made with foraged materials. This Saturday, we'll meet at Central library, then head off to a little natural spot just around the corner for some Nature art exploring! 

Ages 5 and up with their grown ups encouraged to join in too! Younger siblings welcome, but will need help from their adult. 

All library programs are free and open to the public. 

Bubbler
 
11:30am
11:50am to 12:10pm
Munch Mobile Lunch Van

Munch Mobile Lunch Van

*In Lakeview Library
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 11:50am to 12:10pm

The Munch Mobile Lunch Van will make a stop at Lakeview Library on Saturdays this summer.  All people in and around the library can get a free lunch between 11:50am and 12:10pm.

*In Lakeview Library
 
12:00pm
12:00pm to 2:00pm
STEMFORCE Saturday #1: TinkerCad!

STEMFORCE Saturday #1: TinkerCad!

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Kids ages 6-12 and their grownups are invited to explore STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) this summer at Sequoya Library.

Join teen facilitators from STEMFORCE to launch rockets, code robots, get introduced to CAD (Computer Aided Design) and more this summer!

Please register separately for each Saturday session, registration begins at 9am 4 weeks ahead of each date. (Saturday sessions are 7/13, 7/20, 8/10)

Meeting Rooms A and B Combined
 
1:30pm
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Blue Room 128
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

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.

Blue Room 128
 
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Cooking with Chef Lily

Cooking with Chef Lily

Community Room Combined
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Join The Kids Chef, Lily Kilfoy, for a series of cooking classes for school-age kids, tweens, and their families. Participants will learn about different foods, where they come from, how to follow recipes, and how to use a variety of tools.  Registration is not required, but participation will be limited to the first 25 attendees. 

Food generously provided by Willy St. Co-op North.

Community Room Combined
 
2:00pm
2:00pm to 3:30pm
LEGO Club

LEGO Club

Youth Program Room
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Calling all LEGO enthusiasts - come and build with us at the library!

Join us each month (June 8, July 13, August 10) to flex your engineering muscles and to meet other kids.  We've got lots of LEGOS, all you need to bring is your creativity and imagination.

For children ages 5-12.

Youth Program Room
 
2:30pm
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Blue Room 128
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

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.

Blue Room 128
 
3:30pm
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Madison Writing Assistance at Goodman South

Blue Room 128
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

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.

Blue Room 128