Tuesday, April 2   7 a.m.-8 p.m.
Spring election.  Offices to be voted on include District #20 City Council, School Board and various judgeships.  For more information, see the League of Women Voters website www.lvwdanecounty.org   or   http://www.wisconsinvote.org

Wednesday, April 3  6:30 p.m.
Informational meeting on the Goodman Waves swim team.  Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Drive. The team is open to youth ages 6-18. For more information, visit: www.cityofmadison.com/parks/pool/swimTeam.cfm

Thursday, April 4th, 7:00-8:30 PM
Freeing Your Child from Perfectionism, a presentation by Dr. Sue Schaar
Coordinator of MMSD’s Talented and Gifted Department. McDaniel’s Auditorium, Doyle Administration Building, 545 West Dayton St.

Friday, April 5-Sunday, April 7
The 11th Annual UW-Madison Science Expeditions, April 5–7, 2013. This fun, family-friendly event will have you experiencing (and enjoying) science. See the Wonders of Physics and Fusion Science Theatre. Interactive space exploration. For a full schedule of events, go to science.wisc.edu.

Friday, April 5 10-11:30
Organic Farming for Beginners, a 5-week class at the Madison Senior Center, provides everything you want to know about starting your organic garden.  Fee is $15 or 5 Dane County TimeBank hours.  Call 266-6581 to reserve your space.

Tuesday, April 9   6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Transit workshop presentation and public input for Bus Rapid Transit.  Learn about plans for rapid bus transit and offer comment.  Mautz Building, 945 E. Washington Ave. For more information, go to www.capitalregionscrpg.org

News from Madison Police
Earlier this month, MPD launched a newly designed website.  The new site is designed to be more responsive, and to provide more ways for us to keep citizens updated on what we’re doing.   www.madisonpolice.com   One new feature is the Chief’s Blog, where we’ll share stories about MPD initiatives and activities.
Each District also has a page, West can be found here:
www.cityofmadison.com/police/west/   Each District page has a Blotter, where we can share district-specific updates with the public.
MPD also now has an official Facebook page
You can also follow MPD on Twitter, and visit the MPD YouTube page: