Craft and Gift Market Applications are now being accepted for a Neighbor to Neighbor Craft & Gift Market to be held on October 17th, 2015 on the west side of Madison. A silent auction will raise money for the new community center on Theresa Terrace. 

We are limited to 34 sellers and applications will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. 

More information can be found at

Dog in Parks Survey.  Madison Parks would like your assistance in establishing a pilot program, by identifying 10-20 additional parks that dogs on a leash may be permitted. Standard rules will be established for these selected parks such as dogs must be on a non-retractable, 6 ft or less leash and remain within 6 ft of the designated path. Rules will be strictly enforced by park rangers at these pilot parks.  To take the survey, go to:

Make Music Madison deadline. There is no fee to register and the City will take care of permits for public spaces; all you need to do is make some music. Registration closes on May 8, 2015. Registration Information is at:


Tuesday, May 5  6:00 p.m.
Theresa Terrace Advisory Committee.  Residents of the Theresa Terrace area are invited to discuss programming and other items at the monthly advisory meeting.  At the Falk School conference room.  Open schoolhouse activities for the kids.

Wednesday, May 6 5:45-6:30 p.m.
Read to a Dog at the Meadowridge Library.  Bring your favorite book.  Meadowridge supplies the dogs.  First come, first served.

Thursday, May 7  5:30 p.m.
Let’s Eat Out.  The Meet and Eats are now Let’s Eat Out, sponsored by a local non-profit.  The location is now at Meadowood Park, 5810 Thrush Lane.  For more information go to:

Saturday, May 9  8:00-10:00 a.m.
Fitchburg Spring Cleaning Events. Clean Sweep will be there, paper shredding and more.  For more information about locations, go

Saturday, May 9  10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Compost bin and rain barrel truckload sale.  Alliant Energy Center. Olin Avenue Parking Lot.


Tuesday, May 12  6:00 p.m.
Meadowood Community Supper.  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Brats and Bingo.  Bring a dish to pass.  All welcome.