Monday, August 27,  6:30 p.m.
Madison Police Department’s Gang Activity Presentation.  Program moved to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall (5701 Raymond Road).  Shane Olson, Crime Prevention and Gang Officer, will present information about gang activity in Madison neighborhoods.

Tuesday, August 28,  7:00 p.m.– 9:00 p.m.
Open house for viewing and commenting on the proposed Zoning Map for Downtown Madison at the Madison Senior Center (First Floor) 330 West Mifflin Street.  The Zoning Map and Downtown and Urban Districts will be reviewed by the Plan Commission in September and  October.  After adoption by the Common Council, the new Zoning Code and Map will take effect early in 2013.

Wednesday, August 29,  3 -7 p.m.
SW Madison Farmers’ Market in the Orchard Ridge United Church of Christ parking lot (1501 Gilbert Road).  Great sweet corn! Plus other good, locally-grown food.

September EventsThursday, September 6    5-7:30 p.m.
Meet and Eat. Enjoy good food at reasonable prices from Madison food carts.  In the lot next to the Meadowood Shopping Center.

Saturday, September 8  10 a.m.-noon
Coffee (and more) in the Park.  Meet your neighbors at Lucy Lincoln Hiestand Park (1506 Prairie Road), sponsored by Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association.

Monday, September 10 6-8 p.m.
Bus rapid transit, or BRT, is a high-frequency, high-capacity, limited-stop service that can run on city streets or dedicated lanes, or even in a rail corridor.  This is a public meeting sponsored by the Madison Area Transportation Planing Board to look at a possible bus rapid transit system and routes. Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin St.  Read more:

Saturday, September 15  10 a.m.-noon
Coffee (and more) in the Park.  Meet your neighbors at Pilgrim Park (2034 Westbrook Lane), sponsored by Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association.