Flex your engineering and design muscles and join LEGO fans to build your own unique LEGO creation!
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OPEN LAB TIMES (SUMMER HOURS):
Mondays 2-6pm // Tuesdays 5-8 pm // Thursdays 5-8 pm // Saturdays 1-4 pm
During Open Lab we encourage individuals and small groups of all levels of experience to learn and create!
Come with an idea in mind, or try out the equipment. During this time equipment and experts are available to YOU at no cost. We have an awesome group of library staff and community members who can help you during open lab times with your projects.
Learn more about working with a particular person in the lab, or how to dive deeper into a particular subject area at madisonbubbler.org/media-lab.
Wrap up summer reading with a Golden Ticket to our interactive storytelling workshops.
Plenty of ways to Bubbler this summer - from marble runs to regattas, and everything in between!
Meet behind the Hawthorne Library in Mural Alley for outdoor art, building, and making adventures for kids.
Enjoy play-centered, child led activities in the park each week, based on the educational approach of Anji Play.
The library will provide special play equipment to spark your children's imagination. At the end of each event, kids will create a Play Story, drawing and/or writing about their play for that day.
Wear messy clothes, bring a water bottle, (optional) bring a picnic dinner or purchase a meal from the "Let's Eat Out" local food carts, and make an evening of it!
Make the library a part of your special day.
Madison's Central Library is located in downtown Madison, Wisconsin; a prime location within walking distance to bars, restaurants, and hotels. With our professional event staff, we ensure your event runs smoothly, from setting up the space to coordinating with caterers.
Our events team is booking 2020 weddings.
Get it touch to schedule a tour with our staff!
Storytimes help build excitement for reading and grow those early literacy skills! All nine of our library locations host storytimes, making it easy for you to find events that best fit the kiddos in your life.
Check out selected library classes for children and families with the online version of Kidspages!
Print copies are available at a Madison library near you, or download a copy from our website.
Calling all artists! The Madison Arts Commission and The Bubbler at Madison Public Library are launching a new, 11-month artist residency program based out of a dedicated art studio at Thurber Park. Art makers of all backgrounds and mediums creating durable, timeless art, suitable for outdoor public settings are encouraged to apply. The deadline for applications is Monday, June 24, 2019 by midnight CST. Apply online at: madisonbubbler.org/thurber-application