Madison Public Schools enrollment.  For enrollment schedule, go to or call 663-4957.Madison’s transportation plan is ready for comment.  If you are interested, go to: Madison Area Transportation Planning Board – City of Madison, Wisconsin and look for the Transportation Improvement Plan 2015-2019.

Year Two of the MadMarket Double Dollars Program has begun. The Double Dollars program is a farmers’ market incentive program for SNAP/FoodShare Wisconsin participants that offers a dollar-for-dollar match for money spent at participating markets. Unfortunately no markets on the West side are included.  This year’s participating markets are: the Northside Farmers’ Market, the Eastside Farmers’ Market at Wil-Mar Center, and the new Brittingham Farmers’ Market at Brittingham Park. The program will run through October and SNAP participants are eligible to obtain up to $25.00 in matching dollars at each market.

Elver Park Splash Pad is open.  11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Great fun for everyone.

Monday, August 18  10:30 a.m.
Let’s Go to Kindergarten. 
Come to the Meadowridge Library to celebrate the excitement of heading back to school.  Special invitation to 4K and 5K children.

Monday, August 18  2:00 p.m.
T-Shirst, Totes and Duct Tape Wallets.  Craft projects for teens.  Meadowridge Library.  Call 288-6160 for more info.

Tuesday, August 19  6:30 p.m.
Don’t Get Scammed. Consumer Protection for Older Adults.
At the Meadowridge Library. Registration is required.  Call 288-6160.

Tuesday, August 19 10:00 a.m.
Beginning Bookworms:Preschoolers.  At the Madison Children’s Museum. (100 N. Hamilton).  Call 256-6445.

Wednesday, August 20  9:30-11:30 a.m.
Hook Up: An Employment Connections Group. At the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.  One-on-one service for those seeking employment.  New jobs are printed out each week.

Wednesday, August 20  11:30 a.m.
Vary Your Veggies, Focus on Fruits!  Tips and tricks revealed by Tonia from the UW Extension at the Fitchburg Senior Center (5510 Lacy Road). Free.

Thursday, August 21 and Friday, August 22 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Mellowhood Foundation Basketball Camp.  For all youth ages 7-16. (postponed from August 18).  Free. For place and other info, call Coach Assa at 520-7034 or email him at

Thursday, August 21  5:00-7:30 p.m.
Meet and Eat.  Food carts galore next to the Meadowood Shopping Center.

Thursday, August 21 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Capitol City Band Concerts.  Rennebohm Park (115 North Eau Claire Avenue). Free.

Friday, August 22  5:30-9:00 p .m.

Dane Dances on the rooftop of Monona Terrace.  Free.  Bands are Altered 5, VO5
, DJ Fabulust. Bring your own lawn chair and/or picnic.  Food and drinks available from venders.  It’s just fun. (Rain back up location: Alliant Energy Center)Sunday, August 24  7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Fitchburg Flea Market at McGaw Park (5265 Lacy Road).  Free admission and parking.