NOTES:
Madison Economic Info.  On Wednesday, September 10, the city of Madison held an economic development symposium to start the process of coming up with a new economic plan.  A great deal of fascinating data was presented about our current economy and projections for the future.  Here is the link (it loads slowly).
http://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/economicdevelopment/documents/SYMPOSIUM_FULL%20PRESENTATION.pdf  If you want to learn more, two meetings are planned:  September 23 at 7pm at the Village on Park (2234 S. Park) and October 1 at 6pm the Warner Park Community Center (1625 Northport Dr.). 
 
Tutors needed for Falk School.  Schools of Hope is looking for tutors to: Tutor one or two children at a time in literacy or math (in English or Spanish- bilingual tutors are also needed), with materials provided by school staff.  For more information about tutoring, contact Deb Elsas, the Tutor Coordinator at Falk Elementary at falk@schoolsofhope.org. You can also find out more information online and apply at https: //partnerships.madison.k12.wi.us/schools-of-hope.
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Monday, Sept. 22  10:30 a.m.
Preschool Story Time.  For children ages 3-5, siblings welcome.  Stories, fingerplays and songs.  At the new Meadowridge Library.  Every Monday until Dec. 1.
 
Monday, Sept. 22  6:00-7:00 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 23   7:00-8:30 p.m.
Meet Madison Police Chief Koval.  If you missed him last week, here are two more chances:  Monday at the Villager Mall Large Community Room (2234 S. Park St) or Tuesday at Predolin Hall at Edgewood College, Anderson Auditorium. 
 
Tuesday, Sept. 23  4:00-5:00 p.m.
Craft Afternoon at the Meadowridge Library.  Fun crafts for grades K-5.  Free.  Materials provided.
 
Tuesday, Sept. 23  Various Times
National Voter Registration Day.  Register to vote at Meadowridge Library (10-8), HyVee Club Room (11-6), Lussier Community Center (7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.) and more. Check the list at cityofmadison.com.
 
Tuesday, Sept. 23  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Back to School Night at Falk Elementary.  Community Supper. Information and fun.
 
Tuesday, Sept. 23  6:00-7:00 p.m.
Waltham Park Playground meeting.  At the West Police Station.  Your input is desired about new playground equipment to be installed next year.
 
Wednesday, Sept. 24  10:30 a.m.
Storytime for the Very Young.  For children ages 0-35 months. Free at the Meadowridge Library.
 
Wednesday, Sept. 24  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Tunes at Monona Terrace.  Dance tunes from the Universal Sound.  Free and fun. 
 
Thursday, Sept. 25  10:30-11:00 a.m.
Arthritis & Bone Health.  Sign up for this hands-on workshop to learn simple and beneficial exercises for arthritis, muscle strength and bone health.  Registration is required.  Call MSCR 204-3023 (course#465-569) At the Madison Senior Center. 330 W. Mifflin.
 
Saturday, Sept. 27  10-11 a.m.
Hockey Boot Camp for boys and girls, ages 4-17, all skill levels welcome.  At the Madison Ice Area.  $25. (Fee waived if you join the Polar Caps). For more details, go to www.westmadisonpolarcaps.com
 
Monday, Sept. 29  3-5:50 p.m.
Perler Bead Madness.  For families, kids grades 6-12.  Use pop fuse beads to make key chains, magnets and more.  At the Meadowridge Library.  Materials provided.
Saturday, Oct. 4 1-3 p.m. or 2-4 p.m.
Super Hero Training Camp.  For ages 4-10.  $10 per person, pre-registration required.  Kennedy School, 221 Meadowlark Drive, Madison.  Call 204-3021 or go to www.mscr.org
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