NEWS:
Job Announcement: Theresa Terrace Center Director.  This is a full-time position responsible for the operation of the Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center.  A resume and cover letter must be submitted by May 1.  For a job description and more information go to www.wisconsinyouthcompany.org/employment or call 276-9782.
Safety Town Registration Now Open
Safety Town is a week-long program that teaches children how to be safe in their community. Safety Town uses hands-on activities taught in an actual town (a small-scale city with streets, homes, and sidewalks) to teach children about safety and injury prevention. Designed especially for children entering kindergarten in the fall.  Run by the Madison Fire Department, Madison Police Department and the Safe Kids Coalition. More information and registration is available at:
http://www.cityofmadison.com/safetyTown/info.cfm.  Questions, contact Lori Wirth at 266-5947 or lwirth@cityofmadison.com .

Madison Annual Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale
Pre-order special is $10 off.  Pre-order online by April 27 and get an additional $10 off. The sale itself is May 9 at the Alliant Energy Center. Go to http://www.cityofmadison.com/streets/compost/CompostBinSale.cfm

UPCOMING EVENTS
Tuesday, April 14  10:00 a.m.-12 noon
MRI Talk and Blood Pressure Screening.  What is an MRI and how does it work?  Free blood pressure screening at the same time.  Madison Senior Center.  Call 266-6581 to register.

Tuesday, April 14 4:00-5:00 p.m.
LEGO Club at the Meadowridge Library.  Each month has a different theme along with stories and pictures to inspire the imagination.  Families and all ages welcome.

Tuesday, April 14  6:00-7:30 p.m.
What’s It Like at Toki Middle School? For Huegel students and families at the Huegel School Library.  Pizza served at 6:00.  Presentations by Toki 6th graders, teachers, principal and parents from 6:30 to 7:30.

Wednesday, April 15 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Chair Massage at the Madison Senior Center.  Decrease your stress and prevent stress-related injuries.  $10 for 15 minutes.  Call 266-6581 for an appointment.

Wednesday, April 15 6:00-7:30 p.m.
UW Diversity Framework Listening Sessions.  Learn what the University is doing to engage in diversity efforts both on campus and in the community. Boys and Girls Club (4619 Jenewein Road) Fitchburg.

Thursday, April 16 10 a.m.-12 noon
Food Share employment and training program at the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.  It provides orientations and case management.  Every Thursday.

Friday, April 17 9:30-12 noon
Preschool Play and Learn.  A free play group for parent/caregiver and children.  Builds early math and literacy, creativity.  Info on your child’s development.  At the Meadowood Neighborhood Center.  To register, call Kenyatta at 212-4632.  Every Friday.

Saturday, April 18 10:00 a.m.
Prairie Hills Seed Swap.  Trade seeds with other gardeners, exchange gardening info and meet your neighbors.  At the Lucy Lincoln Hiestand Park by the basketball court.

NEXT WEEK
Sunday, April 19 Saturday, April 25
Discounted Micro-chipping ($15) and tagging ($5) to celebrate National Pet ID Week.  At the Dane County Humane Society Shelter at 5132 Voges Road.  For more info, contact Gary at 249-8995 or sbyerley@giveshelter.org .

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