Thursday, Oct. 17  6:30 -8:00 p.m.
Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association board meeting. 
Mike Bruce from Joining Forces for Families will discuss Low-income Housing in Southwest Madison.   Board meeting follows. Everyone welcome. Swan Room Good Shepherd Church (corner of Whitney Way and Raymond Road–take second driveway off of Whitney and park in back lot. For minutes and the agenda, go to:

Mondays and Tuesdays   6:00-7:00 p.m.
Free computer classes at the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.  Classes include: Beginning and Intermediate Computer, Computer Security, Facebook 1 and 2, MS Word, etc.  You must pre-register at 467-8360.  Free to all neighborhood residents.

Tuesday, Oct. 15
New fitness classes from MSCR start.  They include: Core, Punk Rope, Cardio Kettlebell Conditioning and more! Check it out at

Tuesday, Oct. 15 4:00
After-school craft fun at the Meadowridge Library. Join creative librarians and use colorful paper, glitter, paints and more.  Call 288-6160 for more information.

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 /8245994993 .  For more info, email

Fridays 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Friday night basketball at Toki Gym.  Pick-up games.  Must register by 7:00. Use entrance off parking lot. All participants much have a blue registration form on file with the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.

Saturday, Oct. 19  9:00-11:00 a.m.

One Good Run at Heartland Farm Sanctuary.  Enjoy a 30 minute boot camp in the field and then donate your time to the farm! This is a family friendly event for children ages 3 and up. All children must attend with an adult. Go to and use course #43218.

Saturday, Oct. 19   9:00-noon
Great Pumpkin Give Away

  Oak Bank’s green space, 5951 McKee Rd, Fitchburg.

Saturday, Oct. 19 8:30 a.m. start
Ghoulish Gallop 10K & 5K Run
. (Registration and Packet Pick UP Start at 7:00 a.m.) 
McKee Farms Park, Fitchburg.  For more information, please email or call 608.240.2800.

Tuesday, Oct. 22  6:30 p.m.
Public meeting on proposed splash pad at Elver Park.  City staff will discuss preliminary concepts and seek input.  Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (1701 McKenna)