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2707 E Washington Ave
Madison, WI 53704
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Articles featuring Hawthorne Library

Kids Code Madison

Three young kids learning how to code in front of a computer.

Older elementary kids interested in programming and coding can get involved with Kids Code Madison events at Hawthorne Library! New and experienced coders are welcome. 

August 15, 2019

See a Movie at the Library

Films at the Library Summer-Fall 2019

The Library offers free movie screenings for all ages! From new releases to oldies-but-goodies, documentaries to blockbusters - there's something for everyone.

August 15, 2019

Go Big Read

The Poison Squad by Deborah Blum, the 2019-2020 Go Big Read choice

Each year Madison Public Library partners with UW-Madison to extend the perennially popular Go Big Read program into the broader community with book discussion groups and programs at our libraries.

August 13, 2019