NEWS

Mon., Jan 16  6:30 pm   

Prairie Hills Neighborhood Association board meeting.  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (second driveway off Whitney, south of Raymond)  All welcome. Will discuss winter events, potential Farmers’ Market in SW side, various grant possibilities.

EVENTS

Mon., Jan 16 Martin Luther King Day – Schools and Libraries will be closed.

Tue., Jan 17 4:00pm-5:00pm

Bedazzled Short Stories.  Turn a boring story into an on the edge of your seat thrillers with fun and easy techniques like adding dialogue. “Oh, no, not dialogue!” Blam-o! onomatopoeias and vivid actions. Fun brainstorming games, read alouds, and chances for your stories to come to life! Ages 7-12, families welcome. Register by phone at 288-6160 or online beginning 1/3.  Meadowridge Library, Raymond Rd.  Regsiter at http://host.evanced.info/madison/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=57750&ID=57750_

Wed., Jan 18 3:00pm-5:00pm

Meadowridge Minecraft Club.  Grab your friends and come to library for multiplayer Minecraft action. Bring your own computer, or use one of ours. No account necessary.  Find more Minecraft clubs in libraries: http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft .  Meadowridge Library.

Thr., Jan 19 4:30pm-5:30pm

Food Science with Sarah Conn.  Come learn some basic cooking techniques as well as some of the science behind why your food tastes the way it does. We’ll experiment in the kitchen with quick, easy recipes that you can take home. Recipes will be interest-guided, so be sure to come in with some questions and we’ll try to answer them together! (Please contact jmohrbacher@madisonpubliclibrary.org to let us know if there are any food allergies prior to the first class). Ages 7-12, Meadowridge Library. Register by phone at 288-6160 or online at http://host.evanced.info/madison/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=57744&ID=57744_ .

Thr., Jan 19 6:00pm-8:00pm

Career Change 101.  Considering a new career but feeling overwhelmed and confused about how to get started? Get the process moving at this orientation workshop where you will learn about the career planning process, local and online resources available to you, clarifying a path to a more fulfilling career, taking your career in a new direction.   Note: The focus of this workshop is not job-search related.  Questions? Contact: Phone 608-263-6960; email advising@dcs.wisc.edu  .Register at https://charge.wisc.edu/assc/workshops.aspx .  Sequoya Library, Midvale Blvd at Tokay Blvd.

Sat., Jan 21 8:30am-11:30am

Byrne Grant Presentation/Breakfast Meeting on neighborhood input.  Good Shepherd Church.  Over the past several months residents and stakeholders from the Raymond Road corridor have been meeting  to identify strategies to address issues around our safety and well-being for the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Grant.  Information gathered from  the sessions will be reviewed during this meeting.

Sat., Jan 21 10:30am-12:00pm

Tiny Acts of Kindness.  Drop in to meet Bubbler Artist Danika Brubaker to create, tag, and hide a kindness-themed creation for a stranger to discover. Choose to create a tiny flower bouquet, drawing, letter or decorated word rock.  Meadworidge Library.

COMING UP

James Madison Memorial High School Musical – “Little Shop of Horrors”, Fri. Feb 3 – Sat. Feb 4

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