Will You Help? In June we will produce our only hard-copy newsletter which we distribute to all households in Prairie Hills. If you can help us deliver the newsletter, please reply to this newsletter. Your reply only goes to the editor. You may deliver any time in June. Thanks much.

Garage Sales. Prairie Hills does not do a formal garage sale program, but since GreenTree will be doing theirs on May 15 and 16 and, I think, Meadowood, on the 15th, feel free to hold yours then. We will promote through our newsletter and message board.

Burglary Prevention Video. The West District has made a video about burglary prevention. Note–the door they are securing is the door from the outside into the garage. The URL follows:


Monday, April 27 2:30pm – 4:00 p.m.  Maker Monday at the Meadowridge Library.   Make your way to fun with a rotating craft or activity each week. Perler beads, painting and drawing, music making. All materials provided. Grades 6-12.

Tuesday, April 28 6:00-8:00 p.m.  Falk Literacy Night with fun games for the whole family. Raffle and dance performance.

Tuesday, April 28 5:30-7:00 p.m.  Free Bike Repair on Theresa Terrace. Sponsored by the West District Police Dept. Also, if you have used bikes to give away for a later event, contact

Tuesday, April 28 4:30-8:00 p.m.  Electricians Career Fair! Sponsored by WRTP/BIG STEP and IBEW 159. Get there at 4:00 for paperwork. At the Madison College South Campus, 2238 South Park St.

Thursday, April 30 10:30-12:00  iPad tips and tricks. At the Fitchburg Senior Center. Call 270-4290 to sign up.

Thursday, April 30 5:30-7:30 p.m.  Free fair housing training seminar for owners and managers of rental property. At the Goodman Branch of the Madison Public Library, 2222 S. Park Street. The seminar is free but please register. To register or for more info, call 257-0853.

Friday, May 1 12:00-7:00 p.m.  Garden Work Day at Huegel Elementary School. which is sprucing up their outdoor classroom and garden area! Everyone is welcome; students, families, friends, neighbors, community members! Sign up at

Sunday, May 3 8:30, 9:00, 10, and 10:30 a.m.  MSCR Learn 2Ride event at Memorial High School. For ages 4-12 and 13-adult. Free bike helmet, helmet fitting, instruction and practice time. Must bring a bike and adult chaperone. MMSD resident $10/child. Non-resident $15. Preregistration required at or call 204-3000. Register now.