A great way to enjoy the summer.  Join the Madison Public Library Kids Summer Reading Club. Last year over 9,600 youths (grades PreK-6) or teens  (grades 6-12) participated. Summer reading clubs prevent learning loss by keeping kids reading over the summer.  Contact the Meadowridge Library to join.  Adults, too.
Monday, June 16  6:30-8:00 p.m.
Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association Board meeting.  Open to all.  At the Meadowridge Library Reading Room.  Agenda includes reports on neighborhood projects and planning for Make Music Madison and the July 4th Picnic.
Tuesday, June 17 1:30 p.m.
Wonderful Water Filters.  What is a water filter and what does it do?  Come and make your own out of household materials.  For school-age kids.  Meadowridge Library.  Registration began June 3.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 – 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Lakeside Kids! Casey and Greg.  Monona Terrace Rooftop.  A wide variety of local performers, artists, and organizations provide entertainment, hands-on fun, and learning. In the event of inclement weather, outdoor programs will be moved inside.  Please call 608.261.4000 after 8:30 a.m. the day of the event for program location.
Wednesday, June 18 6:30 p.m.
Discover Madison’s Wild Side. Prairie Ridge Park, 2406 Berkeley Drive, near Muir Field Rd. Madison Parks is hosting free monthly tours of Madison Conservation Parks, led by a Madison Parks staff member. Each conservation park focuses on the restoration of native plant and animal communities while providing educational opportunities for all. Goat prairies and oak savanna restorations cover this glaciated ridge (Prairie Hills Park) providing a snapshot of a landscape that once dominated Dane County. For more info and a map, go to:
Thursday, June 19 5:00-7:30 p.m.
The first Meet and Eat of the summer.  Food carts with a great variety of reasonably priced options.  Located on the lot next to the Meadowood Shopping Center.  Good food and good company.
Friday, June 20 12:40 p.m.
Movie day at the Fitchburg Senior Center, showing The Book Thief.  Free popcorn, too. Donations appreciated.
Friday, June 20 1:30 p.m.
Calling all Rockhounds.  Learn how to start a rock collection and the process of cutting and polishing rocks.  Meadowridge Library. Registration began June 6.
Saturday, June 21  2:00-4:00 p.m.

Make Music Madison in Lucy Lincoln Hiestand Park.  You are invited to come and bring your musical talent.  Also, Kids Make Music.  Instruments and music for the younger set to play.  We will make instruments as well.  For pre-school and school-age kids.