Falk Elementary School has been chosen to participate in the Disney Musicals in Schools program.  Working with the Overture Center, the school will work to engage students in theater and the arts by producing school musicals.

Site Manager Wanted.  The West Side Senior Center is hiring a part-time site manager to supervise their three dining sites, Tuesday-Friday. One of these sites is the Meadowridge site.  The job announcement follows:

Want to warm your car.  Don’t leave it running with the keys in the ignition.  Too tempting for thieves.  There have already been incidents of theft of cars left running to warm


Tues., Dec. 13  6:30-7:30 pm.  West Side Warblers Sing Along.  At the West Madison Senior Center (602 Sawyer Terrace)  This is for everyone who enjoys singing.  Words and music provided.

Wed., Dec. 14 3:30-5:00 pm.  Mosaic Chess Boards and Upcycled Chess Pieces.

Create a glass mosaic square piece to go into a chess board or mosaic outside design. Or, create a chess piece.  Use materials, such as cork, paper, duct tape and more, to create your own unique pawns.  Meadow ridge Library.  No registration necessary.

Wed., Dec. 14 5:30-8:00 pm.  Resource Fair and Community Dinner at the Meadowridge Library.  Community dinner, blood pressure checks, dentistry info, diabetes advice, and more.  Sponsored by the Meadowood Health Partnership.  Free.

Thurs., Dec. 15 12:00-2:00 pm.  West Madison Senior Center Holiday Party.  Lunch at noon, entertainment and dessert until 1:45, Secret Santa gift exchange until  2:15.  RSVP to 238-0196.

Thurs., Dec. 15 & 16 8:00am-6:00pm and Sat. Dec. 17 9:00-3:00pm.  

MSCR Pottery Sale.  1000+ pieces made by MSCR pottery instructors and local artists.  Proceeds support the MSCR pottery program.  At MSCR-Hoyt, 3802 Regent St.

Thurs., Dec. 15  6:3-7:30pm.  Meadowridge Book Club.  Join us for our book club as we read THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS by Vanessa Diffenbaugh. Books available for check out.  Adults.

Dec. 16 10:30 am.  Apple iPad–Encore Presentation.  Learn more about using your Apple iPad.  Free session.  Fitchburg Senior Center, call 270-4290 to register.

Dec. 16, 5:50pm.  Holiday Lights Bus Tour.  Enjoy popcorn and hot cocoa while taking a scenic bus tour of the surrounding holiday lights.  Call Josh at 231-2343.  Starts at West Madison Senior Center (602 Segoe Road)

Sat., Dec. 17  10:00-noon. Pie making class with Jason from Hubbard Avenue Diner. We’ll learn how to make three different pies, including crust from scratch, through hands-on instruction and practice. Registration required. Adults only please. Please call 288-6160 to register starting December 1st.