Fagen Air Show and Museum Free Bus Trip

Fagen Air Show
The library will be sponsoring a free bus ride to the Fagen Fighters WWII Museum and Air Show on June 20, 2015. Madison patrons board the bus in front of the Madison Library at 10:20 AM. Stop in at the library to sign up for the bus trip.

Ride includes free tickets to get into the air show, the WWII museum, & Craig Morgan concert at 8:00 PM. There are battle reenactments at 1:00, Air Show at 3:00, Concert at 8:00. There will be a vote as to whether to stay for the whole concert and night Air Show following the concert. You will have time to go through the museum between the air show and the concert.

Merchandise, Food and Beverages are available on site as well as hats, 18 month calendars, shirts and much more. Be sure to bring your own lawn chairs.

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TEEN TECH WEEK – March 8 -14

TEEN TECH WEEK

“Libraries are for Making…”

That’s the Theme during YALSA’s TEEN TECH WEEK!

Open to kids ages 13 -18

See Latain about this years project:  BRUSHBOTS!

“What I Love About My Library!”

15 Kids posted what they love/like about their library here in Madison!  Posts included: the computers, the librarian, reading, the books, easy place to do homework, the Wii, X-Box, the reading area,  the Harry Potter series, the librarians treat me great and it’s Fun and Exciting.  We did a random drawing from the cards and pulled the name:  Tyler F. as Winner of the bag of chocolate “Kisses”!  CONGRATULATIONS TYLER and THANKS KIDS FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE FUN!

ALSO… CONGRATULATIONS TYLER F. again for winning the box of chocolate “Hugs” & “Kisses” in participating in the Tweens Blind Date With a Book!

Book Your Winter Getaway at the Madison Library

Snowman-ColorThe 2015 Adult Winter Reading Program “Book Your Winter Getaway” is happening now at the Madison Public Library.  The program runs from January 12 to April 12.  Come in to the library to sign up.  Participation is easy: simply read 10 books from our library before the program is done and you receive a prize!  Come in & register today!

Fire Safety at the Madison Library

The staff at the Madison Library recently hosted members of the Madison Fire Department for a fire-safety check here at the library.  The Madison fire department reviewed the libraries procedures on evacuation and inspected all the fire safety equipment in the facility, and also reviewed the use of a fire extinguisher for the library staff. The Madison library is a very fire safe facility. 

Thanks to the firemen for coming in!

fire

Bus Trip to “Believe” Christmas Show

Approximately 50 patrons enjoyed the library-sponsored trip to New London’s Little Theater to see the Christmas production “Believe.”  There was time before the show for shopping & dining.

 

new london patrons