A new restaurant, Los Atlantes, specializing in Mexican cuisine, has opened up in the Meadowood shopping center on Raymond road.  A review can be found on by searching for “Los Atlantes Restaurant”.


Mon., Feb 13 10:00am-11:30am

Mystery Book Group: A Murder of Magpies.  Join the Alicia Ashman Mystery Book Group for discussions of mysteries, thrillers, and suspense titles. Be ready to share with the group recent reads in these genres. Our next title will be available for pick-up following today’s discussion, with extra copies available while supplies last.  733 N. High Point Road.

Tue., Feb. 14 4:00pm-5:00pm

Library LEGO Club.  Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation.  Meadowridge Library, Raymond Rd.

Wed., Feb. 15 10:00am-10:45am

Toddler Art Class.  Enjoy the tactile wonders of paint, glitter, glue and more. Smocks or “messy” clothes recommended. For toddlers ages 18 – 36 months. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please pick up a name tag 10 minutes before the program begins.  Sequoya Library, Tokay Blvd. at Midvale Blvd.

Thr., Feb. 16  6:00pm-8:00pm  

Black History Month Celebration.  Dinner and family-friendly activities, sponsored by Elver Park and Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Centers. Free.  Elver Park Neighborhood Center

Thr., Feb 16 6:30pm-7:30pm

Meadowridge Book Club.  Please join us for a discussion of the fictional work “GOOD OMENS: THE NICE AND ACCURATE PROPHECIES BY AGNUS NUTTER, WITCH” by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett.  Meadowridge Library.

Fri., Feb 17 9:30-11:30

Foot Care Clinics. West Madison Senior Center and Home Health United provide foot care for $20. Call 238-7368 to make an appointment. West Madison Senior Center programs location, 602 Sawyer Terrace.

Fri., Feb 17 12:30pm

Laura Ingalls Wilder – Jessica Michna Live Theatre.  Michna portrays many of Wilder’s fun moments growing up, as well as her sad stories. Michna researches each of her subjects and answers questions about the characters after her presentation.  Fitchburg Senior Center, 5510 East Lacy Road, Fitchburg.

Fri., Feb 17 6:30pm-8:30pm

Paper Box Making. 

Learn how to make adorable small gift boxes out of paper! We’ll provide all the materials you’ll need, but feel free to bring any interesting paper you’re willing to cut up (old calendars usually work really well; or anything that’s thicker than regular paper, but still easy to fold). Mainly for adults, but anyone 13 or over is welcome.  Alicia Ashman Library, 733 N. High Point Road.

Sat., Feb 18 10:00am-12:00pm

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.  Adults only please.  Meadowridge Library.  Register at 288-6160 or online at .

Sun., Feb 19 1:30pm-4:00pm

Sunday Jazz at Sequoya: All tht Jazz Quintet.  Stop by Sequoya on Sundays to enjoy live jazz performed by local area musicians. Performances will be in the open area in the middle of the library.  From 1:30-3:30 with a set break in the middle


Sat., Feb 25 9:00am-1:00pm

Madison Area Rehabilitation Centers (MARC) recycling event.  Most accepted items are accepted for no charge.  Accepted items included televisions and monitors ($20 for CRT devices, $50 for projection screen TVs), Computers, laptops, notebooks, flat screen monitors, serviers, routers, modems, printers, copiers, fax machines, cell phones, digital cameras and projectors, digital audio and DVD players, and video game systems.  No appliances, please, but other than that, basically anything with a cord. $5 free for secure hard drive destruction.  805 Forward Drive.