Ice Cream Social. Thanks to everyone who helped with the Ice Cream Social just held in Lucy Lincoln Park–the McElroy, Kirk, Rygiewicz, and Scheeler families. We enjoyed the day, even with the hot, humid weather.

Madison Water Utility Survey.  The Madison Water Utility is asking its customers to fill out a survey. 

Find the survey at .

Registration for fall sports leagues–volleyball and softball–is now open at MSCR.  Go to:

Mon., July 25 6:30 p.m.

Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association board meeting.  Open to all.  We’ll discuss meeting with police on multiple burglaries, activities for West Fest, the annual meeting, housing issues and more.  The agenda is available on the website,  At the Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center (1409 Theresa Terrace).  Park on Lucy Lane or Jacob’s Way between Theresa and Prairie.  No parking on Theresa.

Mon., July 25  10:30 a.m.-noon

Spanish Story Time at the Goodman Library (2222 South Park). Stories, songs and rhymes, all in Spanish, focused on building early literacy skills. For children 3-6 years old.

Mon., July 25 10:30am-11:00am
Preschool Storytime.  A happy blend of stories, fingerplays and songs that help preschool children vocabulary, letter knowledge and narrative skills. Registration not required.  Meadowridge Library.

Mon., July 25 12:00pm

Virtual Museum Tour of the de Young, a fine arts museum in San Francisco. A live, interactive tour done through a new smart device called “Beam.”  You are welcome to bring your lunch along.   Register by calling 266-6581.  Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin St.

Tues., July 26, 1:00pm

Low Vision resources.  The Madison Public Library has a number of services and options for individuals with low vision. In this one hour presentation,  learn about services and materials, and how to access them.  Call 266-6581 to register.  Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin St.

Wed., July 27 10:30am-11:00am

Storytime for the Very Young.   Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.  Babies and children up to 24 months.  Meadowridge Library.

Wed., July 27 10:30am
Over-The-Air TV + Roku Box Demo.  Ok, we have talked about how wonderful over-the-air free TV is with an antenna, coupled with a Roku Box or Smart TV.  Join David Hill as he programs a TV for free stations and introduces you to Netflix & Hulu through his own Roku Box. Call to reserve your spot. 270-4290.  Fitchburg Senior Center, 5510 East Lacy Road, Fitchburg.

Wed., July 27 3:00pm-5:00pm

Meadowridge Minecraft Club.  Bring your friends for Multiplayer Minecraft fun. No account or computer necessary. For teens in grades 6-12, but younger kids are welcome too.  Meadowridge Library.

Thurs., July 28 5:00-7:30 pm

Let’s Eat Out at the Meadowood Park (2115 Leland).  Food carts bring a chance for you to eat outside and enjoy the park.

Thurs., July 28 2:00pm-4:00pm
.  Sequoya Summer Movie Matinee:  “Minions”  Join us at Sequoya Library for afternoon matinees every Thursday in July and August! No registration is required.  Sequoya Library, Midvale Blvd at Tokay.

Thurs., July 28 1:00-3:00 pm

Senior Showcase Band.  You can listen or dance to music from the big band era.  Free the last Thursday of the month.  Fitchburg Senior Center.

Fri., July 29 9:30 a.m.
Safety Tips for Relatives Caring for Children and Youth  During non-School Hours.  Speaker, Jeanne Ericsson from TNT (Today not Tomorrow).  Meadowood Neighborhood Center.

Sat., July 30 9:00am-1:00pm
eRecycling at 805 Forward Drive.  Bring your old cell phones, laptops, computers for recycling.

Sat., July 30 10:00am-1:00pm
Build Your Own Apps at the Meadowridge LibraryKids as young as six can have fun building and running their own interactive apps! This three-hour session will go through the basics of writing simple software using a child-friendly system called “Bitsbox.” To participate call 608-288-6160,
or go to  

Tues., Aug. 9
 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Partisan primary.  Select candidates for District Attorney, County Treasurer, U.S. Senate and more.  For more information, go to:  There you’ll find Candidate’s Answers, the results of a questionnaire sent to the candidates.