Kick off Summer Reading at Madison Public Library. This year, we've expanded the fun!
On Saturday, June 7th @ 8am at the Madison Public Library, don't miss the chance to participate in fun runs & relay races, get your questions answered at a parenting health fair, touch big trucks, eat some birthday cake, learn about animals, AND sign up for Summer Reading! The fun will happen 8am-11am. Don't miss it!.
What is Arduino? A single board computer that makes learning electronics fun.
Electronics and Robotics Instructor Don Wilcher is the author of Make: Basic Arduino Projects: 26 Experiments with Microcontrollers and Electronics. He’ll introduce this DIY how-to book and give an easy-to-digest taste of the world of electronics engineering.
**$3 lab fee, required at registration.
Class size: 16 participants.
Tuesday * May 20 * 6:30-8pm
2nd Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library
To register, please call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362
Join us for a weekly board game night at the Main Library. You can bring friends (or make new ones) and bring your own games (or play ours!) We have a variety of adult board and card games available. Read more about Board Game Night
Repeats every week every Monday until Tue Jul 08 2014 .
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Monday, July 7, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
What: Bollywood Film Series
When: 5:30 p.m. Every Monday Night Beginning June 9th-July 7th
Where: Second Floor Events Room at the Main Branch
Join us as we celebrate our fourth annual Bollywood Film Series with traditional Indian food, henna, saris, and Bollywood films! The film series begins Monday June 9th, and will be every Monday night for five weeks. The activities will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the film will begin at 6:00 p.m. thereafter. Note: Admission is free. Some films may not be appropriate for young audiences, parental discretion is advised.
Schedule & Information:
June 9th: Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (159 mins)
-Activity: We will sample traditional East Indian food before the movie begins.
June 16th: Krrish 3 (152 mins)
-Activity: A few Hindi phrases and sayings will be taught to introduce the primary language in the Bollywood films.
June 23rd: Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (155 mins)
-Activity: Demonstration of how to wear the traditional Indian dress, the sari.
June 30th: Chennai Express (141 mins)
-Activity: Henna will be provided to apply these temporary tattoos in traditional patterns.
July 7th: Teri Meri Kahaani (125 mins)
-Activity: We will end our Bollywood film series with exploring contemporary music!