OCTOBER 22-25, 2015

and year round

in partnership with the MADISON PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION

10

Jul

The Horror Of It All

Adam Rockoff

07/10/2015 - 8:00pm

Central Library - Third Floor

All is not right at Camp Bubbler… legend has it after the incident with a top heavy card catalog and tragic death of the Librarian all those years ago, mysterious things have started happening on the anniversary of the gruesome event each July. Campers take heed Night Light is about to go Dark…  July 10th from 8-11pm at Central Library, Join (Camp) Bubbler and the Wisconsin Book Festival for a thrilling night of horror, camp, and crafts. 
 

The Horror Of It All - Adam Rockoff - <span class="date-display-single">07/10/2015 - 8:00pm</span>

21

Jul

Edible Memory & The Big Jones Cookbook

Jennifer Jordan Paul Fehribach

07/21/2015 - 7:00pm

HotelRED

Join the Wisconsin Book Festival for an evening celebrating the importance of cultivating and cooking with heirloom vegetables.  Jennifer Jordan's Edible Memory examines the ways that people around the world have sought to identify and preserve old-fashioned varieties of produce. In doing so, Jordan shows that these fruits and vegetables offer a powerful emotional and physical connection to a shared genetic, cultural, and culinary past.

Edible Memory & The Big Jones Cookbook - Jennifer Jordan - <span class="date-display-single">07/21/2015 - 7:00pm</span>

29

Jul

Summer Library Carnival

07/29/2015 - 10:30am

Central Library

Celebrate reading at this event co-sponsored by Overture Center for the Arts and Madison Public Library. Enjoy a performance by Miller and Mike at 10:30 am or 1:30 pm at the Overture Center. Then, stop by the Central Library for carnival games, literacy-rich crafts, and more!

Summer Library Carnival -  - <span class="date-display-single">07/29/2015 - 10:30am</span>

17

Aug

The End of All Things

John Scalzi

08/17/2015 - 7:00pm

Central Library

Hugo-award winning author, John Scalzi returns to his best-selling Old Man's War universe with The End of All Things, the direct sequel to 2013's The Human Division, book six of the Old Man’s War series.
 
Humans expanded into space...only to find a universe populated with multiple alien species bent on their destruction. Thus was the Colonial Union formed, to help protect us from a hostile universe. The Colonial Union used the Earth and its excess population for colonists and soldiers. It was a good arrangement...for the Colonial Union. Then the Earth said: no more.

The End of All Things - John Scalzi - <span class="date-display-single">08/17/2015 - 7:00pm</span>


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