Upcoming events, in all categories, in and around Madison, Wisconsin.
Oct 27, 2016 4:00 PM
UW CREECA lecture by Dušan Bjelić, Room 206.
Lectures & Seminars
Planetarium fundraiser, 10/24-29, with laser animation set to music including Pink Floyd, Beatles, Led Zeppelin; also Halloween & family shows. $4.
Fundraisers, Isthmus Picks, Kids & Family, Special Events
UW Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies Tobias Lecture by Stanford University professor Daniel Koshland, Festival Room.
Felix Series of New Writing poetry reading, Room 126.
Books, Spoken Word
Annual UW Department of History Merle Curti lectures, by Yale University professor David W. Blight, 4 pm, 10/26-28, Vandeberg Auditorium. Free.
Oct 27, 2016 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Grades 6-12 invited to help. 608-827-7402.
Oct 27, 2016 4:30 PM
Social group for LGBTQ people who have experienced mental challenges. Second and fourth Thursdays.
Annual Wisconsin Music Educators Association event, 10/26-29, Monona Terrace (unless noted), with concerts open to the public. Click through for concert schedule or visit wmea.com/conference.
Music, Special Events
Oct 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
All ages, 3 pm Thursdays. No meeting 11/24.
Oct 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
3-6 pm Thursdays, 5/5-10/27, Agora Pavilion. 608-277-2606.
Oct 27, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Free networking social.
Careers & Business
Benefit for UW Odyssey Project, 5-7 pm, 10/27, University Club, with Odyssey staff & students costumed as writers, literary characters, philosophers, musicians & historical figures. $30 donation. RSVP: odyssey.wisc.edu/rsvp.
Fundraisers, Special Events
Oct 27, 2016 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursdays. Closed 10/6.
Food & Drink
Oct 27, 2016 5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
Herbalists Without Borders-Madison medicine-making fundraiser (for North Dakota activists), with speakers, projects. $10 donation.
Fundraisers, Health & Fitness
Oct 27, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in time for beginning users or job seekers, 2:30-4 pm Thursdays.
Careers & Business, Special Interests
Oct 27, 2016 5:30 PM
Thursdays (designed for women), Mondays & Tuesdays, from Movin' Shoes. Free.
Health & Fitness
Fingerstyle guitar. Thursdays. Free.
5:30 pm, 10/27, Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District Core Maintenance Building, 1610 Moorland Road. $10.
American Constitution Society-Madison Lawyer Chapter & Federalist Society debate. Free.
Isthmus Picks, Lectures & Seminars, Politics & Activism
Oct 27, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Badger Prairie Needs Network Food Pantry fundraiser, 5:30-7:30 pm, 10/27, Holiday Inn Express Verona, with wine & hors d'oeuvres from 15 local eateries. $25. RSVP: veronawi.com.
Food & Drink, Fundraisers
Oct 27, 2016 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
LGBTQ youth troupe welcomes new members (ages 13-18), 5:30 pm Thursdays, 9/10-11/19.
Oct 27, 2016 5:45 PM
Run/walk promoting personal achievement for people of all disabilities. Thursdays.
Oct 27, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
All ages, 2-4 pm Thursdays, 9/29-10/27. $8 admission.
Kids & Family
Oct 27, 2016 6:00 PM
Discussing over-prescription of pain killers & link to heroin epidemic, 6 pm, 10/27, Black Earth Village Hall, with state Rep. John Nygren, UW professor Richard Brown, Dane County Sheriff Deputy Brooke Gagner.
Health & Fitness, Public Meetings
International Workers of the World Social Action & Solidarity Committee documentary screening.
Movies, Politics & Activism
Jazz. Thursdays. Free. Closed 12/24.
Drop-in program for upper elementary/middle schoolers, 6 pm Thursdays, 9/22-11/17.
Discussing "Hold," her new LGBT YA novel.
Any speaking level welcome, Thursdays.
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