Upcoming events, in all categories, in and around Madison, Wisconsin.
Oct 21, 2016 12:00 PM
UW Center for Southeast Asian Studies lecture by University of Southern California associate professor Viet Than Nguyen, Room 206.
Lectures & Seminars
UW Center for Education Research ITP Seminar lecture by Claudia Persico, Room 259.
Free session, noon Wednesdays and Fridays.
Lunch at noon, Fridays & Wednesdays, with programs on Fridays. $7.50 ($4 donation ages 60+). RSVP by noon previous weekday: 608-238-7368.
Oct 21, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Noon Mondays-Fridays, Capitol Rotunda or State Street corner. www.facebook.com/solidaritysingalong.
Politics & Activism
Oct 21, 2016 12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
UW Mead Witter School of Music panel discussions & talks, Room 3650. Free.
Oct 21, 2016 12:15 PM
Sopranos Susan Savage Day, Rebekah Demaree & Arianna Day, works by Mozart, Corigliano, Heggie & others. Free.
Oct 21, 2016 1:30 PM
Oct 21, 2016 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Edgewood College School of Business conference, 9:30 am-3:30 pm, 10/21, Deming Way Campus. Free. RSVP for keynote luncheon by 10/18: email@example.com. 608-663-2224.
Careers & Business
Oct 21, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chemistry projects for all ages, 2-4 pm Fridays, through 12/16. $8 admission.
Kids & Family
Oct 21, 2016 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2-6 pm Mondays, 6/6-10/31, and Wednesdays, 6/15-10/26, Novation Campus; 2-6 pm Tuesdays, 6/7-10/25, and 11 am-3 pm Sundays, 4/24-10/30, Madison Labor Temple; 2-6 pm Fridays, 6/17-10/28, Villager Mall.
Oct 21, 2016 2:30 PM - 9:00 PM
"Disrupt Dementia" performance (designed for those living with dementia/allies), 2:30 pm; "Life's Most Dangerous Game," 7 pm, 10/21, Barrymore Theatre; lobby displays open between shows. $20/performance.
Health & Fitness, Theater & Dance
Oct 21, 2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Learn about state surfing history, with talks by Larry "Longboard" Williams, discussion of book "Some Like It Cold: Surfing the Malibu of the Midwest," snacks, beer.
Books, Wisconsin Book Festival
Oct 21, 2016 3:30 PM
UW Department of Geography Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture by Rich Schein (University of Kentucky), Room 180.
Oct 21, 2016 4:00 PM
Support group designed for Latina women dealing with depression/anxiety due to relationship problems with children/spouses, 4 pm Fridays. Intake screening: 608-255-7356 ext. 320.
Oct 21, 2016 5:00 PM
Wisconsin Humanities Council talk by activist Jesus Salas, AT&T Lounge.
New location, 5-8 pm on 10/21 and noon-2 pm, 10/22, 2701 International Lane.
Oct 21, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tenant Resource Center fundraiser with celebrity chefs. Donations benefit Housing Crisis Fund.
Food & Drink, Fundraisers
Oct 21, 2016 5:30 PM
'80s cocktails with author Andre Darlington, seatings at 5:30, 6:30 & 7:30 pm. $12.
Food & Drink, Wisconsin Book Festival
Clases en espanol, viernes a las 5:30 pm. $35 por 10 clases.
Health & Fitness
UW Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) & Wisconsin Book Festival events, 10/20-22, Overture Center-Promenade Hall. Free.
Isthmus Picks, Spoken Word, Wisconsin Book Festival
Fiction by Allison Slavick, Richard Borovsky, Lange Allen, poetry by Karen Loeb, Janet Leahy, Nancy Bauer-King.
Overnight stay for ages 5 & up plus family. $55. RSVP: vilaszoo.org/sleepovers.
Oct 21, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Oct 21, 2016 6:00 PM
Alternate universe animated fantasy depicts a sort of steampunk France in 1941, in which a teenage girl seeks her missing scientist parents. PG, 2015.
Informal gathering with international students, 6 pm Fridays. Free.
Discussing "Under the Harrow."
Discussing "Wisconsin on the Air: 100 years of Public Broadcasting in the State that Invented It."
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