Upcoming Events
Tuesday, August 7, 1-4 p.m.
Art Cart at Huegel School.  This free outdoor art program offers a variety of individual and group art projects for children ages 3 and above. All children should be accompanied by a supervising adult. Families are invited to drop-in with no pre-registration necessary. Sponsored by the Madison Museum of Modern Art and MSCR.

Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m.
Drop-in basketball at Toki Middle School.The Meadowood Neighborhood Center is sponsoring drop-in middle and high school basketball at Toki Middle School Tuesday nights from 6-8 p.m. Free. Please enter the doors off of the parking lot.

Wednesday, August 8, 10:30 a. m.
“Scams and Frauds,” a presentation by Chanda Dolson of the Madison Police Department at 10:30 at the Prairie Park Apartments, 6530 Schroeder Road, is sponsored by the SW Madison Triad.  Triad works to improve the quality of life of older adults and reduce their criminal victimization.
Wednesday, August 15, 4:30 p.m.
A public information meeting will be held Wednesday, August 15 at 4:30 PM at the Dane County Highway Office, 2302 Fish Hatchery Road about the proposed Transportation Improvement Program for Madison and Dane County.   The Draft 2013-2017 plan has been released for review and public comment. It lists major transportation improvements anticipated to be undertaken during the next five-year period. See the link at http://www.madisonareampo.org/planning/improvementprogram.cfm#Draft2013

Thursday, August 16, 6:30 p. m.
The Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association board meeting will be held Thursday, August 16 at 6:30 at the West District Community Room.  The agenda will include plans for future meetings, a listserv, possible panel discussion in September.

School Supply Drive for Falk Students
The Greentree Neighborhood Association is collecting items and money for school supplies for Falk students.  If you are interested in donating, contact: Nancy Godfrey, at 278-8555 or tncsa@charter.net or Diane Sullivan at 273-2170 or diane.sull@gmail.com.
A flier with more information and a list of supplies is on the the Prairie Hills website at www.prairiehillsna.org.

Save the Date
October 5 8:00-4:00
Dane County and State Triad will hold a Crime Prevention and Safety Conference and Expo at American Family Insurance.  The keynote will feature a new Crime Prevention Project.  Breakout sessions cover everything from safe driving to identity theft.  For more info, go to www.rsvpdane.org or call 608-441-7897.

October 13 8:00-4:00
The City of Madison is hosting a citywide Neighborhood Conference on Saturday, October 13, at Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center. The event will feature hands-on workshops covering neighborhood organizing, neighborhood-based projects, and ways to connect in the community. Participants will be able to network with neighborhood leaders, governmental staff, and local resource representatives. Neighborhood Information will be available later this summer at www.cityofmadison.com/neighborhoods/.