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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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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Library
Time Items
All day
 
12:00pm
12:00pm to 3:00pm
One-on-One Computer Help, also Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter Assistance

One-on-One Computer Help, also Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter Assistance

Family Study Room
Tuesday, Oct 26, 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Schedule an appointment with a technology counselor.

One-on-one help with using a computer, laptop, tablet, or smart phone,

Also available for personal assistance with job applications, resumes and cover letters.

One hour time slots for people ranging from complete beginners through advanced users.

Tuesdays 12:00 -- 3:00 pm

call Hawthorne Library to sign up  608-246-4547

Family Study Room
 
1:30pm
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Authors Speak Series: Drawing as a Sacred Activity with Heather C. Williams

Authors Speak Series: Drawing as a Sacred Activity with Heather C. Williams

*Offsite
Tuesday, Oct 26, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Madison Public Library, in partnership with NewBridge, and Goodman Community Center, invites community members to the first session of our Authors Speak Series: a book talk about Drawing as a Sacred Activity by Heather C. Williams.

Heather C. Williams earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Art and Humanities at Wisconsin State University-Oshkosh, although she began drawing early in her life as a way to learn about the world around her and within. Now, she invites you to join her in exploring the courage that it takes to be curious about what is going on around us in the world today and learn more about your deeper Self.

Come embark on a journey of self-discovery through art as she helps you become more acquainted with the three kinds of drawing: Observational, Self Observational and Intuitive. You will learn to listen to the deeper part of yourself, to temporarily suspend judgement and just BE, while learning to love and accept yourself exactly as you are right now (in the midst of change).

 

PART I: Book Talk – Tuesday, October 26 at 1:30 pm

Join us over Zoom or in-house at participating locations* around Madison for a virtual book talk with Heather C. Williams on Drawing as a Sacred Activity.

If you plan to attend in-person at Goodman Community Center, please register below.

(*Participating locations: Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, Meadowridge Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, NewBridge Madison-North, and Goodman Community Center.)

 

PART II: Drawing Workshop Series

Click here to find out about Heather's drawing workshop series* held every Tuesday in November!

 

Per order of Public Health Madison & Dane County, masks are required in all indoor spaces for those age 2 and up.

*Offsite
 
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Authors Speak Series: Drawing as a Sacred Activity with Heather C. Williams

Authors Speak Series: Drawing as a Sacred Activity with Heather C. Williams

*Online
Tuesday, Oct 26, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Madison Public Library, in partnership with NewBridge, invites seniors in our community to the first session of our Authors Speak Series: a book talk about Drawing as a Sacred Activity by Heather C. Williams.

Heather C. Williams earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Art and Humanities at Wisconsin State University-Oshkosh, although she began drawing early in her life as a way to learn about the world around her and within.  Now, she invites you to join her in exploring the courage that it takes to be curious about what is going on around us in the world today and learn more about your deeper Self. Come embark on a journey of self-discovery through art as she helps you become more acquainted with the three kinds of drawing: Observational, Self Observational and Intuitive. You will learn to listen to the deeper part of yourself, to temporarily suspend judgement and just BE, while learning to love and accept yourself exactly as you are right now (in the midst of change).​

The virtual author talk at on Drawing as a Sacred Activity will take place Tuesday, October 26, 1:30 pm. It is available directly through Zoom for those who register. It will also be simulcast at:

Alicia Ashman Library

Goodman South Madison Library

Meadowridge Library

Pinney Library

Sequoya Library

NewBridge Madison-North (located in Warner Park Community Recreation Center)

Goodman Community Center 

If you plan to attend in-person, please register at your chosen location by following the appropriate link above. If you plan to attend via Zoom, please register on this page, below.

 

Click here to find out about Heather's drawing workshop series*, held every Tuesday in November!

 

*All drawing workshop events held via Zoom. You may participate using your own device, or visit Alicia Ashman Library, Goodman South Madison Library, ​Meadowridge Library, Pinney Library, Sequoya Library, NewBridge Madison-North, and Goodman Community Center to participate using a borrowed device. 

Per order of Public Health Madison & Dane County, masks are required in all indoor spaces for those age 2 and up.

*Online