Volunteers are wanted for:
The Home Chore Program of the Madison Coalition of Older Adults needs volunteers to do light housework, yard work, laundry or just visit with older adults.  Contact Laura Sherrington at 243-5252 or
CATCH Healthy Habits needs volunteers for 2014 to help reduce childhood obesity.  An 8-week commitment to work with kids in K-2 or 3-5th grades on healthy nutrition.  Work in teams.  Contact Laurie Bibo at or call 267-8673.
City Survey.  The City of Madison and Dane County need your input on where to focus the housing and community development funds our local government will receive during the next five years (2015-2019). Currently, funding is focused on four general areas: Affordable Housing, Economic/Business Development, Neighborhoods and Access to Resources. Activities must generally benefit low and moderate income persons. Your input will assist us in determining where we should focus our efforts. Please complete the following survey by November 26, 2013:

Upcoming Events from Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association

Tuesday, Nov. 19  4:00 p.m.
Crafts for school age children at the Meadowridge Library.  Enjoy paints, glitter glue and more.
Wednesday, Nov. 20 10:45 a.m.
Humor Book Club (meets every third Wednesday). We read only funny and/or uplifting books and compare notes on our own humorous experiences. Madison Senior Center (330 Mifflin St.)
Thursday, Nov. 21  12:15 p.m.
Healthy Living to 100.  A workshop on techniques to add life to your years and years to your life.  Madison Senior Center. (330 Mifflin St.)
Friday, Nov. 22  6:00-8:00 p.m.
Family Science Night at the UW Space Place.  Children move from one science station to the next.  Also see “The Wonders of Physics.”  Free event, free food.  At the South Madison Promise Zone, 2300 Park Street, lower level atrium.
Coming Up
Tuesday, Nov. 26  10:00 a.m.
Meadowridge Library Annual Pie Sale.  At the Meadowridge Library.  Starts at 10 and ends when pies are gone.  All pies are $10.00 and proceeds benefit the library.  If you want to contribute a pie, please email Jacky at
Tuesday, Nov. 26  meeting 5:00 p.m. public hearing at 6:00
Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motor Vehicle Commission (PBMVC) will review the Traffic Signal Priority List for the upcoming year.  Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  The PBMVC will hear from the public on the need for traffic signal control at specific intersections.  For more information, go to Signals.cfm

Tuesday, Nov. 26 6:00 p.m.
Falk School PTO Potluck.  This month’s potluck will feature information on careers.  Falk School gym.
Wednesday, Nov. 27  10:30 a.m.

“Decluttering–How to Live More Safely” presented by the Madison Fire Department and Southwest Madison Triad.  Prairie Park Apts.  6530 Schroeder Road.