Note: The last brush pick-up for the year will start September 30.Mondays 5:00-6:00 and Wednesday 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Tutoring is available for middle and high school students at the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.

Tuesday, Sept. 24  5:00
Community Development Committee
of the Common Council will discuss proposals for the Emerging Opportunities Fund.  Come support applications from the Southwest side.  Madison Senior Center. For more information, go to, Sept. 25  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Tunes at Monona Terrace. 

Madison Mellophonium Jazz Orchestra includes former members of the Stan Kenton band.  Dance concert to be held on the Monona Terrace rooftop.  Free.  Check location in case of rain. 261-4000.  Thursday, Sept. 26 5:30 p.m.

Public Forum to discuss proposed 2014 Rhythm and Booms Fireworks Event. At the Madison Water Utility (119 East Olin Avenue). For more information, go to:, Sept. 27  7:00 p.m.
Last Madison Parks Moonlight Movies.  “The Princess Bride.”  Garner Park.

Friday, Sept. 27  7-10 p.m.
CRACKLE – Fire & Froth.  Enjoy fall in the outdoor gardens at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Bonfires, live music from the reggae band Natty Nation, local food from Food Fight restaurants, and frothy Wisconsin brews. Tickets are $20 for Olbrich members and $25 for the general public. Get your advance tickets online. Food and beverages are an additional cost above ticket price. In case of inclement weather, CRACKLE will be held indoors. Additional tickets available at the door!, Sept. 28  2:00 p.m.
March Against Violence.  Residents of the Theresa/Hammersley and Meadowood neighborhoods will march to demonstrate their desire for a safe environment for their families.  Starts at Falk Elementary School and ends on Jacob’s Way with a brief program.  All welcome.

Saturday, Sept. 28  noon – 5:00 p.m.
The Urban League of Greater Madison will hold the One Madison Community Festival. At the Villager Mall parking lot. Residents can enjoy music, performances, food and fun. There will also be an Employer & Community Info Fair held from 1-3pm with info about who is hiring and what they are looking for.  Engaging and interactive activities for families to enjoy.

Coming Up
Saturday, Oct. 5  10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Fall Festival at Elver Park.  Craft Fair will showcase local artists and crafters.  Artists and crafters will sell original, handmade pieces such as pottery, jewelry, quilts, paintings, etc.  Also food venders. Exciting activities for kids, including hayrides around the park and fall themed activities. Hayrides for only $2 per person. For more info or to register to be a vendor, please visit http://www.

Sunday, Oct. 6  10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Dogtober Fest, fundraiser for the Dane County Humane Society, Capital Brewery (7734 Terrace Ave, Middleton).  Bands,  dog contests, 6-legged run/walk.  For more info, go to: