Don’t forget the Prairie Hills Potluck!  (Details below)



Mon., Oct 9 10:00am-11:30am


Alicia Ashman Mystery Book Group: “Stealing the Countess”.  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.  Alicia Ashman library, 733 N. High Point Rd.

Tue., Oct. 10 4:00pm-5:00pm


Library LEGO Club.  Join other LEGO fans and build your own unique creation.

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Meadowridge Library, Raymond Rd.

Tue., Oct. 10 6:00pm-8:00pm 


Prairie Hills Potluck.  Entree will be provided. Come, bring the family, meet your neighbors.  If possible, bring a snack, dessert, salad or side dish.  Short business meeting to elect officers will follow.  The slate offered by the board of directors is:  President: Tara Keenan; Vice President: Zach Scheeler; Treasurer: Jacob Ela.   Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1701 McKenna Blvd.

Wed., Oct. 11 3:30pm-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.

Thr., Oct. 12 10:00am-10:45am OR 11:00am-11:45am


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 nametag 10 minutes before the program.  Sequoya Library, Tokay Blvd. at Midvale Blvd.

Thursday, Oct. 12 6:00pm


Online Grocery Shopping.  Did you know that places like HyVee and Woodman’s make it easy to logon to their websites to shop for items? You can choose whether to have groceries delivered or ready-for-pickup.  See firsthand how staff member Amy Jordan navigates the sites to get exactly what she needs, and ways to save money at the same time. Please call 270-4290 to reserve your spot.  Fitchburg Senior Center, 5510 East Lacy Rd.

Fri., Oct 13 10:00am-11:15am


Android Smart Phone Basics 101.  (This class will NOT cover iPhones!)  Learn how to take advantage of the technology in your phone. Plenty of time for questions. Bring your phone. This class will have a maximum of 8 participants, so register early (266-6581).   Madison Senior Center, 330 West Mifflin St.

Fri., Oct 13 10:30am-11:15am


Storytime for the Very Young.  Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.(For children ages 0-30 months.) Note: No storytime on 10/6 and 11/24.  Meadowridge Library.

Sat., OCt 14 1:00pm-3:30pm


Computer Coaching.  Sign up for a one-hour session (starting at 1pm or 2:30pm) on the first and second Saturday of the month Sept – November with a Computer Coach providing individualized instruction on using word processing (Word), spreadsheets (Excel) and other computer basics. Bring your own laptop or use one of our PC’s. Call 608-824-1780 to register or register online at .  Alicia Ashman Library.



Falk School Annual Rummage and Bake Sale (October 28):  If you can donate, please bring items to Falk School now through Oct. 20th during school hours and place them in the bin outside room 105. If you want to donate baked goods, you can drop them off with Mrs. Kiki the day before the event, or bring them the morning of. No peanuts in your ingredients, please! And thank you!


The West Side Boxing Club is starting up again starting 10/17/17 at the Elver Park Neighborhood Center.  There will be one competitive class on Tuesday Nights, and plan on transportation to Ford’s Gym  added to that once kids are ready.  The age group is from 12 to 19 Yrs old male or female. Fees are $68 dollars for the year to be USA Boxing registered and to buy hand wraps.  Packets and information can be found at the Elver Park Neighborhood Center.  All completed packets should be brought to the Elver Park Neighborhood Center.  Contact Justin Nelson at 608-279-3164 for more information.