The proposed capital budget for the city of Madison is on the city website. Go to:

Tuesday, September 9  7:00-9:00 p.m.
Meeting on Neighborhood Break-Ins with West District Police team, featuring Capt. V. Wahl.  At Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (1701 McKenna).  Reports given and questions answered.  Sponsored by Prairie Hills and Greentree Associations and Southwest Madison Community Organizers.
Tuesday, Sept. 9   6:00 p.m.
First Huegel PTO meeting of this school year.  Learn about plans for the year.  In the library.  Pizza and childcare provided.
Wednesday, Sept. 10  8 a.m. -noon.
Economic Development Symposium.  Madison is kicking off  a new Economic Strategy. At the Monona Terrace.  The symposium will bring together folks from the business community, government, non-profits, educational institutions, and neighborhoods to discuss a vision and strategies to shape out future.
The event is free but space is limited so register online.  Go to: economicstrategy
Wednesday, Sept. 10 1:00 p.m.
Writers Group at the Fitchburg Senior Center (5510 Lacy Road). Casual meeting.  An opportunity for members to read their stories and get feedback.  Drop-ins welcome.
Thursday, Sept. 11 8:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m.
Health and Resources Fair at the Madison Senior Center (330 W. Mifflin).  Free health screenings including blood glucose, bone density, ear and hearing screenings, balance and strength testing and more. For more info, go to: Madison Senior or call 266-6581.
Thursday, Sept. 11  3:00-5:00 p.m.
Kids Block Party.  On Theresa Terrace.  Games, sports, arts and crafts, d.j., food and fun.  For Theresa Terrace neighborhood.  Sponsored by Wisconsin Youth Company and Falk Elementary School.

Saturday, Sept. 13  8:00 to 4:30 
The Mayor’s Neighborhood Conference at the Monona Terrace.  Get new ideas for our neighborhoods, meet others, share info and experiences.  Register today at neighborhoods/ neighborhoodconference/  Cost is $15.  Scholarships available. Inquire about coverage of daycare cost by calling 261-9121 or email lwendorf-corrigan@

Sunday, Sept. 14   11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Madison Memorial Youth Girls Basketball Tryouts.  For grades 3-8. At Memorial H S.  For girls in the Memorial attendance area. Register online at  For more info, contact Marques Flowers 320-6761 or email 
Monday, Sept. 15  6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Prairie Hills Meeting, for members and board members.  Room 7 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (Raymond and Whitney–second driveway off of Whitney). Will discuss annual meeting, officers, results from Break-in meetings, Nextdoor and more.
Thursday, Sept. 18 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Police Chief Koval will speak at a community forum sponsored by the Madison Police Department.  At Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1701 McKenna.