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Nourish You

Nourish You CIO

The Nourish You: Self-Care Retreat is for women who don’t always feel included in mainstream self-care offerings.

Come and get inspired to move into relaxation! Women who attend will receive tools that they can incorporate into their lifestyle to enhance or begin a self-care practice at home. Presented by: Venus Washington, Nikki Cook, and Araceli Esparza.

Mar 29, 2019

Cookbook Clubs

Cookbook Clubs CIO

Want to connect with fellow cookbook enthusiasts, share recipes, and find inspiration?

Take part in one of these cookbook clubs at Lakeview and Meadowridge Libraries!

Choose a recipe to make and share at each meeting. Cookbooks will be available to check out at the respective libraries. Registration may be required.

Mar 18, 2019

Lunch for Libraries

Lunch for Libraries CIO

New York Times best-selling novelist Celeste Ng will be the featured author at Madison Public Library Foundation's Lunch for Libraries on Wednesday, May 15, at Monona Terrace. 

Madison Public Library Foundation’s annual Lunch for Libraries fundraiser is an opportunity for community members who are committed to our libraries to come together to celebrate, support and invest in the Wisconsin Book Festival.

Mar 12, 2019

Artist-in-Residence: Taylor Rushing

Taylor Rushing CIO

Introducing the latest artist-in-residence in the Bubbler room - Taylor Rushing! Taylor’s residency will focus on the absolute accessibility of culture and knowledge from the lens of self-taught makers, hobo whittlers, punk rock zinesters, shaman and librarians. He will emphasize the use of humble materials, cartoons and down home crafts in his time at the library - and encourages all patrons to pay him a visit!

Mar 6, 2019


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