NEWS

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How to avoid a ticket or a tow in the season of snow – from Madison Police Dept.  http://www.cityofmadison.com/police/west/blotter.cfm?Id=12941

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Tax Security Awareness.  This past week was National Tax Security Awareness week.  For security tips, visit the US Computer Emergency Readiness Team website at
https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2017/11/28/National-Tax-Security-Awareness-Week-IRS-Helps-Taxpayers-Protect
and the IRS page at https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/national-tax-security-awareness-week-2017

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Confused by Roundabouts (aka Rotaries)?  This information from Wisconsin DOT might help…
http://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/safety/safety-eng/roundabouts/works.aspx

EVENTS

Mon., Dec. 4 6:00pm-8:15pm

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Car Seat Presentation.  The U.W. Safe Kids program will provide a presentation on car seat usage.  Meadowridge Library / Neighborhood Center, Raymond Rd.

Tue., Dec. 5 6:00pm-8:45pm

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Sequoya All Ages Chess Club.  Come on in for a friendly game of chess with your neighbors. All ages welcome.  Sequoya Library, Tokay Blvd. at Midvale Blvd.

Wed., Dec. 6 4:00pm-5:30pm
(Also Sat., Dec 9 1:30pm-3:00pm)

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Season of Shadows with Alaura Borealis.  Make messes and play with light at Meadowridge Library! Join Alaura Borealis in building metaphors and cultivating feelings with light boxes, shadow puppets, projectors, movie making, and more. Experiment with shadow art during this youth-focused residency.  Meadowridge Library.

Wed., Dec. 6 4:30pm-5:30pm

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Read to a Dog.  Bring a favorite book and read aloud to a furry friend. Time slots available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Meadowridge Library.

Wed., Dec. 6 6:00pm-7:30pm

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Neighborhood Grant Workshop (Optional), City-County Building, Room 103A. Come to the workshop to find out how to apply for grants to fund your neighborhood project. In 2017, grants were awarded for such projects as reviving the Worthington Park Neighborhood Association and starting a Pop-Up Market, creating a gathering place and rest area in Parkwood Hills at Mineral Point Park, and developing gateway entrances to Eastmorland and Bridge-Lakepoint Neighborhoods.  (Grants are due by Feb. 19).

Thr., Dec. 7 3:30pm-5:30pm

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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.  More information available at http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org/kids/minecraft .  Meadowridge Library.

Sat., Dec. 9 1:00pm-3:00pm

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Spreading Joy: A Handmade Greeting Card Workshop.  Bring happiness to your family and friends, one card at a time! In this class, we will make three unique greeting cards with the help of a professional demonstrator. All materials are provided. Adults and children ages 13+ accompanied by an adult.  Register at http://host.evanced.info/madison/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=70043&ID=70043_

COMING UP

February, 2018

Madison Parks Daddy Daughter Dance.  More information at https://www.cityofmadison.com/calendar/daddy-daughter-dance-3​​