NEWS

​​Survey Says! A new 5 minute survey to determine which workshops will be offered at the upcoming Mayor’s Neighborhood Roundtable on October 7 (anyone is welcome to attend) is available until September 5. You can learn more about the workshops at http://www.cityofmadison.com/neighborhoods . The Survey URL is https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2017neighroundtable

Did you know: The National Electrical Code, published by the National Fire Protection Association is available, online, for FREE? ​ Visit http://www.nfpa.org/codes-and-standards/all-codes-and-standards/free-access/​ to learn more​ (Wisconsin currently uses the 2011 edition, but reports are that it will move to the 2017 edition soon)​. And, if you are a do-it-yourself type doing your own electrical work, make sure to take out a permit​​ and have it inspected​!​​ See http://www.cityofmadison.com/dpced/bi/construction/13/​ for more information.​

​​EVENTS

​​Tue., Aug. 29 1:00pm-4:00pm
​​Sequoya Knitting Group. Bring your own supplies. All skill levels welcome. Come on in & share tips or get advice! Sequoya Library, Tokay Blvd. at Midvale Blvd.

​​Tue., Aug. 29 1:00pm-2:30pm
​​Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. This 90-minute multimedia presentation observes and discusses the landmark album track by track, citing musical and historical precedents, and illustrating the development of the songs through excerpts from interviews with the band members and clips of discarded takes. Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin St.

​​Wed., Aug. 30 3:00pm-5:00pm
​​Chess Club. Learn how to play chess and play against others with varied levels of experience. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Meadowridge Library, Raymond Rd.

​​Thr., Aug. 31 3:30pm-5:30pm
​​Minecraft Club. Bring your own device, or play with friends on our server. No account necessary, ages 17 and under.Sign up for 30 minute turns based on attendance. Meadowridge Library.

​​Fri., Sept. 1, 6:30pm-8:30pm
​​First Friday: Coloring for Grownups. What’s this coloring-for-grownups craze all about? Come and find out! Coloring for adults can be a stress-reliever, and a low-pressure way to get your creative juices flowing. Alicia Ashman Library, 733 N High Point Rd.

​​Sat., Sept. 2 9:00am-4:00pm
​​Friends of Sequoya Library Book Sale. Thousands of books for sale each month. Most books are donations, some library withdrawals also for sale. Nonfiction titles are sorted by category for easy browsing. Fiction titles for all ages! CD and DVD selections as well. Bag sale (on selected items) starts at 2 pm. Location: 442 Westgate Mall, next to TJMaxx.

​​Sat., Sept. 2 1:00pm-3:00pm
​​Prairie Hills Neighborhood Ice Cream Social. Ice cream treats will be provided. Come meet up with your neighbors! Pilgrim Park.

​​COMING UP

​​Tue., Sept. 5 Madison Schools Open!

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