Monday, April 21 from 10:00-11:00 a. m.

SPi Global Madison, also known as Laserwords, has opened a call center on Madison’s east side and will be hiring for 50 sales agent positions in coming months, starting at $11 per hour plus commission.  SPi Global Madison provides call center services for Dish Network.
A SPi representative will be at Centro Hispano (810 W. Badger Road) to provide information. You can call ahead of time and sign-up ((608) 442-4019).  SPi Global will be at job fairs on Wednesday, April 24 from 10:00am-2:00pm at the Dane Country Job Center (1819 Aberg Avenue) and on Friday, April 26 from 10:00am-2:00pm at the Urban League (2222 S. Park Street).  The company accepts applications online via For details, call (608) 316-3550.

Monday, April 21- Tuesday, April 22

The Dane County Humane Society will host a steeply discounted tag ($5) and microchip ($15) event April 21-22 and April 24-27 for both dogs and cats during normal hours of operation at the shelter at 5132 Voges Road.  For more information, call 838-0413.

Tuesday, April 22  10:30-noon
Free iPad training. 
Learn the basics and some shortcuts and tricks.  Ask your questions.  At the Fitchburg Senior Center. Call 270-4290.

Tuesday, April 22  4:00 p.m.
Cr-afternoon at the Meadowridge Library.  Join creative librarians for after-school craft fun. For school-age children. Glitter glue, paints and more.

Wednesday, April 23 10:00 a.m.
Free Blood/Glucose testing
at the Fitchburg Senior Center sponsored by Ryan Ambulance.  (5510 Lacy Road)

Wednesday, April 23 10:30 a.m.

Aging Safety–Fall Prevention presented by the SouthWest Madison Triad at the Prairie park Apts (6530 Schroeder Rd.)

Thursday, April 24  3:00 p.m.
Knitting at the Meadowridge Library.  Learn to knit or bring your current project.  Supplies provided.  Children under 8 must have an adult present.

Friday April 25   6:30 p.m.
Movie night at Huegel School. This is a Disney Fairies double feature. First, the Pixie Hallow Games which is a fun movie about an Olympic style competition in the Fairy World. Second, the new Pirate Fairy movie with Peter Pan characters before he comes to Never-land.

Saturday, April 26  2:00 p.m.
Home Composting classes, presented by the City of Madison Streets Division, at Meadowridge Library.  Taught by George Dreckmann, Recycling Coordinator for the City of Madison, these always-popular classes cover home compost basics, including an introduction to compostable materials, where to place your compost bin, and how to tend to your compost. Plans for building a compost bin will be available, and information regarding leaf management will also be presented. All classes are offered free of charge.