The City of Madison Sustainable Madison Committee is looking for more members! This committee advises local policy makers and administrators on how to reduce waste, cut costs and protect the environment in city government and across our community. Members are residents appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the Common Council. To apply here: http://www.cityofmadison.com/CityHall/legislativeInformation/apply.cfm
Wed., Aug. 24 10:00 am How to Be Prepared in an Active Shooter Situation. Speaker: Officer Rodney Wilson, Crime Prevention Coordinator, Madison Police Department. At the West District Police Station, 1710 McKenna. Sponsored by Southwest Madison Triad.
Wed., Aug. 24 6:00-7:30 pm. Prairie Hills Ice Cream Social in Pilgrim Park. Meet your neighbors. Get free scooped ice cream with various toppings. Games for the kids, Free plants for your house and garden.
Thurs., Aug. 25 2:00-4:00 pm. Summer Movies at the Sequoya Library. No registration is required. This week it’s The Good Dinosaur. This program is directed at school-age children and all films are rated G or PG.
Thurs., Aug. 25 5:00-7:00 pm. Back 2 School Block Party at the Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center. BBQ, snow cones, more treats and games and fun activities. Free.
Thurs., Aug. 25 8:00-10:00 pm. Movies with Madison Parks. In Meadowood Park (5810 Thrush Lane). The free movie–UP. Enjoy food from the carts before the show.
Fri., Aug. 26 5:30-9:30 pm Dane Dances on the Monona Terrace Rooftop. Last of the season. Free program. Bring a blanket or lawn chair; seating on the rooftop is limited.The Lake Vista Café will be open. Ethnic food and cocktails are available for purchase beginning at 5:00 pm. Picnic baskets are welcome. Sorry, no carry in alcohol. In the case of inclement weather, please call 608.261.4000 after 2:00pm for concert location. This week DJ ACE/ KINFOLK/ GRUPO CANDELA
Come for a free hot dog dinner and community time outside. Students may also bring school supplies and a picnic blanket!