Upcoming Events
Tuesday, Oct. 8  4:00 p.m.
Gaming at the Library.  For Kids ages 7 and up.  Learn how to play or just try something new.  Meadowridge Library.
Wednesday, Oct. 9  3:30 p.m.
Chess Club.  For children in grades K-12.  Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.  Meadowridge Library.
Wednesday, Oct. 9  6:00 p.m.
Public comment on Madison Metro mass transit.  Room 260, Madison Municipal Bldg. (215 MLK Blvd.)  Your chance to present your thoughts to city staff and Madison Transit and Parking Commission members. Feedback can also be submitted by contacting Metro’s customer service center at (608) 266-4455 or mymetrobus@cityofmadison.com .

Thursday, Oct. 10  8:00 til noon
Free winter auto inspection for ages 55 and up.  At the West Towne Firestone store, Call 441-7897.  Sponsored by the SW Madison Triad, RSVP, Madison Police Dept.
Thursday, Oct. 10  6:30 p.m.
The Graduates/Los Graduados by Bernardo Ruiz.  Documentary film on pressing issues in education of Latino adolescents.  Discussion to follow. At the Central Library (201 S. Mifflin)  Call 266-6300. Part of Central Cinema Thursdays.
Thursday, Oct. 10  7 p.m.
Final meeting on the design of the new Meadowridge Library.  The location is the new library space (the former Ace Hardware store) in the Meadowood Shopping Center.  The architects, designers and city engineers will be there to answer our questions.
Saturday, Oct. 12  9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Run Wild: a Cross-country 5K run/walk at Elver Park.  It’s a benefit for the Four Lakes Wildlife Center.  Go to:  flwc5k.weebly.com for information about fees.  Or call 838-0413.
Coming Up
Tuesday, Oct. 15  9:30-11:30 a.m.
Back Up Your Computer Files.  Techniques and strategies for backing up your files.  Madison Senior Center (330 Mifflin St).  $12.  Call 266-6581 to register.
Tuesday, Oct. 15 1-3 p.m.
Facebook: Next Steps, Pictures and Timeline.  Review Facebook basics and learn some new techniques.  Madison Senior Center. $12  Call 266-6581.
Tuesday, Oct. 15  7:45 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Summit on Homelessness in Dane County.  Speakers, panel discussions.  Topics include shelters, day resource centers, affordable housing, schools, etc. Open to the public.  Sponsored by Leadership Greater Madison.  Luncheon.  Summit cost $27.37.  Register at www.eventbrite.com/event /8245994993 .  For more info, email LGM20Summit@gmail.com.

Thursday, Oct. 17  6:30 -8:00 p.m.
Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association board meeting.  Speaker on low-income housing in the neighborhood.  Good Shepherd Church (corner of Whitney Way and Raymond Road).  Details to follow.