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Madison Exotic Bird Fair

Date(s): 8/3/2014

10am to 2pm

301 Cottage Grove Road Madison WI
Birds, cages, toys & bird food. $2.00 admission
Kathy Thimling 608-643-6917 orchidbird@charter.net

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America’s Best Flowers Hosts 4rd Annual Dog Wash Fundraiser for Dane County Humane Society & 1st Annual Fundraiser for the Cottage Grove Canine Fund

Date(s): 7/26/2014

11am to 3pm

America's Best Flowers, 4311 Vilas Hope Rd., Cottage Grove, WI
Is your best friend a dirty dog? Bring them to America’s Best Flowers in Cottage Grove on Sat., July 26 for our 4rd Annual Dane County Humane Society (DCHS) Dog Wash fundraiser! From 11:00am to 3:00pm, volunteers from the DCHS will shampoo your dog from muzzle to tail. A donation of $10 or more is suggested.

On the same day, we’ll also be hosting the 1st Annual Fundraiser for the Cottage Grove Canine Fund! Larz, the new K9 member of the Cottage Grove Police Department, will be here with his handler, Officer Tony Koratko. There will be a demonstration of Larz’s police dog skills at 1:00pm. To help support our four-legged public servant, America’s Best Flowers will donate 5% of the total greenhouse sales that day to the Cottage Grove Police Department Canine Fund.

Tabby & Jack’s Mobile Grooming Service will be here to neatly trim those doggie nails for a suggested donation of $10-15. Poochie Portraits by Talbot’s Photography will snap the perfect 5x7” picture of you and your freshly washed friend in a private sitting for $30. All proceeds go directly to the DCHS.
 
Come and join us for a paw-stomping good time!
 
America’s Best Flowers is Dane County’s largest locally owned and operated garden center. It is located at 4311 Vilas Hope Rd., Cottage Grove. For more gardening or special event info visit their website: www.americasbestflowers.com.
Michelle Bryant, 6082222269, abfmichelle@yahoo.com

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Toxic Girls Fastpitch Softball tryouts

Date(s): 8/2/2014

See below for times

Strong Stadium Beloit College 1500 Chapin Beloit, WI

14U pitcher catcher 9-10 all others 10-12
16U pitcher catcher 12-1 all others 1-3
18U pitcher catcher 3-4 all others 4-6

Please RSVP to toxiccoach1@gmail.com
Toxiccoach1@gmail.com

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Endeavor Little League Fundraiser

Date(s): 8/16/2014

7am to 11pm

Endeavor Lion's Park
Lots of activites including men's softball tournament, truck and ATV mud drags, dunk tank, kids games, Captain Jack's BBQ LLC, concession stand, beer tent, misc activities. All proceeds go to Endeavor Little League.
Ron Myers 608-617-3571

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Wingra School Open House

Date(s): 11/16/2014

1pm to 3pm

Wingra School, 718 Gilmore St, Madison, WI 53711
Are you thinking about Wingra School for your child? Join us at our Open House. The entire family is welcome to explore our school, enjoy refreshments, and meet our teachers and staff.

No RSVP required.

For more information, visit www.wingraschool.org or call (608) 238-2525.
Rebekah Young
rebekah@wingraschool.org
608-238-2525

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Agora Art Fair - Fitchburg

Date(s): 8/16/2014

10am to 5pm

Agora Fitchburg - 5500 East Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI 53711
Over 100 Wisconsin Artists will be showcased in the 6th Annual Fitchburg Agora Art Fair set amid
the stunning architecture of Agora and the natural prairie landscape of southern Wisconsin. We are proud to feature local and regional artists from every medium including painting, ceramics, jewelry, photography, glass, metals, woodwork, mixed media, fiber and sculpture.

Besides the wonderful art, there are plenty of other activities, including live music on two stages, a Capital Brewery Beer & Wine Garden, a Children’s Art Yard, local food and beverage choices, retailer specials, and new this year, the Adult Art Experience – why should the kids have all the fun!

Live Music Lineup includes: The Madison Flute Club, Ida Jo, Tairis, Tony Castaneda Latin Jazz and West Side Andy and the Mel Ford Band.

Local Restaurants featured include: Liliana’s, Oasis Café and EVP Coffee, Roman Candle, Veranda, Yum-Yum Ice Cream, and Buckhorn Kettlekorn. Selections will include brats, hot dogs, pizza, wraps, salads, jambalaya, Italian specialties, pastries, beer, wine, coffee, and soda.

The Capital Brewery Beer Garden will be operated by the Fitchburg Chamber Business and Visitors Bureau. Capital Brewery Beer will be flowing next to the Capital Stage with live music all day. Table seating will be available in this area.

The Children’s Art Yard will be a fundraiser for Woods Hollow Children’s Center and feature a variety of art projects for kids of all ages to have fun and be creative. This area will be hosted under the shade of the Agora Pavilion. Nominal fees apply.

The Adult Art Experience presented by Artful Escapes will have demonstrations and opportunities for adults to put brush to paper or contribute to a larger communal project.

Our event would not be possible without Sponsorship from the following organizations: Promega Corporation, Capital Brewery, Tim O’Brien Homes, Magic 98, Connect Fitchburg, the Agora, Fitchburg Center, and the Fitchburg Chamber Visitor and Business Bureau.

This event is free to attend and open to the public. The Agora Art Fair takes place rain or shine. Plenty of free parking will be available with free shuttles running throughout the day from the surrounding parking areas. Volunteer opportunities are available.

The Agora is located two miles south of Highway 12/18 (Beltline) off Fish Hatchery Road.
Steven Leverentz - 608-277-2606
www.agoraartfair.com

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We are Family Celebration Fundraising Event

Date(s): 7/31/2014

5:30pm

The Brink Lounge 701 E Washington Ave Madison, WI 53703
It's almost time for Family Service Madison's 2nd Annual We Are Family Fundraiser! Family Service Madison has been providing mental health support to adults, children, and families in Dane County for over 100 years. All proceeds from this event will go directly to funding programs at Family Service Madison.

The event will include live music by Marcy and the Highlights, food, silent auction, wine pull, and an all cash raffle (1st prize is $1000).

Entry to the event is $30/person and can be purchased online, by phone, or at the door.

Raffle tickets are $5 each or 6 tickets for $25.

Family Service Madison is a non-profit organization, making all donations 100% tax-deductible. All ticket sales and donations will help make it possible for Family Service Madison to continue providing services that instill hope and promote wellness in our community. Family Service Madison provides mental health counseling and therapeutic resources for adults, children, and families. Through an impressive array of programs including domestic abuse prevention, in-home counseling for at-risk families, day treatment for at-risk youth, anti-violence programs, alcohol and drug prevention services, older adult services, and outpatient counseling services, Family Service Madison is there.

It's a great evening - come celebrate with us!
608-252-1320
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/we-are-family-celebration-tickets-11723714947?ref=ecount

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Harrisburg One-Room School Open House

Date(s): 8/3/2014, 9/7/2014 Date(s): 8/17/2014, 9/21/2014

1-4pm

E7646 County Road B, Spring Green, WI
Unique historical restored one-room school
Town of Troy memorabilia in the basement
Connie Sorg (608) 544-3375 sorgss@hotmail .com

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First Annual Corn Fest Bike Tour

Date(s): 8/16/2014

9am

Cannery Square/Corn Fest
The Sun Prairie Bike Tour will travel through miles of south central wisconsin's gently rolling terrain. Routes will be comprised of a metric centry 100k and a very beginner friendly route of about 35 miles. Lets make this a huge success!!
Please visit the following site for all the exciting detailed information~
grayhawkers.com

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10th Annual Madison Out of the Darkness Community Walk

Date(s): 9/14/2014

9am

Vilas Park Shelter, Madison, WI
The 2.5 mile walk benefits the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) and is to raise awareness and funds for suicide prevention. AFSP is at the forefront of research, education and prevention initiatives designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. With more than 38,000 children, teens and older adults losing their lives each year in the U.S., the importance of AFSP’s mission has never been greater, nor our work more urgent. Join us for an uplifting event which will include live, local music, remembrance activity, opening/closing ceremonies and more!
Amanda Hessling
alynhessling@gmail.com
715-225-2981

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Lunch & Learn: Integrative Nutrition

Date(s): 7/24/2014

11:45am

Gilda's Club, Middleton, WI
"Feed Your Hunger for Health and Happiness!" Food is important to everyone. Just what is integrative nutrition? How can you apply it to everyday life? What are the roadblocks to achieving your highest integrative nutritional needs and wants? And what can you do to move past them? Get some practical hands-on food and lifestyle experiments!
Kirsten Norslien
608.828.8880
www.gildasclubmadison.org

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Midland United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School

Date(s): 7/28/2014

5:30pm -8pm

10235 Hwy KP Mazomanie, WI 53560
A summer kids’ event called Weird Animals will be hosted at Midland United Methodist Church from July 28, 2014 to August 1, 2014. At Weird Animals, kids participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games, make and dig into yummy treats, experience epic Bible adventures, and collect Bible Memory Buddies to remind them to stand strong. Plus, kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them through something called God Sightings. Each day concludes with Fanfare Finale—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. Family members and friends are encouraged to join in daily for this special time at 7:45 PM.

This is a free community-wide event, open to all kids age 4 to 12. Vacation Bible School will run from Monday, July 28, 2014 through Friday, August 1, 2014 from 5:30 PM – 8:00PM. Please bring a friend. While pre-registration is not required, it is strongly recommended and can be done online at http://www.midlandmethodist.org/VBS_2014.html.
Mariah Schmidt, 608-767-3358, midlandumc@gmail.com

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NATTY NATION headlines at Rock For Hope 2014

Date(s): 7/26/2014


Capital Brewery, 7734 Terrace Ave., Middleton WI 53562
Come for the fabulous food… Stay for the fantastic live music and fun! Live music by NATTY NATION, Madison’s own hard roots rock reggae band, plus the Latin American beats by Son Contrabando and DJ spin of VPS. Delicious authentic Ethiopian cuisine and BBQ from Bob’s BBQ Emporium! Kids’ crafts & activities! Capital Brewery’s famous microbrews! Brewery tours available with reservation. Clinic At A Time’s Rock For Hope is a fun-filled family event to raise funds for a 4-unit Maternal Health Center in Bichena Ethiopia. Visit www.clinicatatime.org for more details on this amazing project.
Lisa Janis, 608-239-3091, caatfounder@gmail.com, www.clinicatatime.org, P.O. Box 14457 Madison WI 53706

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Top Shelf Summer Taste

Date(s): 8/25/2014

6pm

Nau-Ti-Gal 5360 Westport Road Madison, WI
Celebrate summer on Nau-Ti-Gal's beautiful outdoor patio and lawn! Sample summer's best cocktails and taste delectable treats during the third annual Summer Taste.
Madison Magazine Experience

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Monona Farmers' Market

Date(s): 7/27/2014

9am to 1pm

Ahuska Park, 400 E. Broadway, Monona, WI
The No Name String Band will compliment the great community atmosphere at the Monona Farmers’ Market on Sunday, July 27, 2014. These Madison-area musicians combine traditional Appalachian old-time music with original acoustic compositions to offer a range of fiddle-led, foot-stomping music to classical-bluegrass numbers. Come and enjoy!

Take home fresh, local, top quality vegetables, fruit, meats, cheese, and baked goods to create great summer meals. Sweet corn and green beans are here!

Join JOY in YOGA for a free “Class in the Grass” from 9:00 to 10:00am. Bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Chef and Vendor demos will be offered the first and third Sundays in August. Stay tuned for updates.

The market, located at Ahuska Park, 400 East Broadway, is open every Sunday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm through October 26th. EBT/Quest accepted.
Ross Cohen, www.mononafarmersmarket.com
608 469-2807

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Badger Motor Officer's Association, Motor Officer Skills Competition

Date(s): 8/9/2014

9am to 4pm

Ho-Chunk Madison, North Parking Lot
The best Motor Officers from the midwest will compete to see who the best police motorcycle rider is. There will be multiple events, including timed courses, partner rides, tethered rides, slow rides, and more. Public admission is free! The larger the crowd, the better the training is for these great motorcycle cops!
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1st Annual Hipster 5K and MS Fundraiser

Date(s): 7/26/2014

4pm

Sauk City River Walk
The run/walk on the scenic River Walk paved trail begins at 5:00 p.m. Check-in begins at 4:00 p.m. in the parking lot of Riviera Bowl at 51 Polk Street. Participants should be checked-in by 4:45. Water and snacks will be provided for participants.
Following the run/walk, participants, families, and friends are encouraged to head inside Riviera Bowl for more fun, including raffle prizes, a bowling tournament, and food and drink. The fun will go all night. Anyone (whether participating in the 5K or not) is welcome to join the evening festivities inside, no entry fee!

The Blister Sisters are a team of women dedicated to fighting and ending multiple sclerosis. Feel free to wear either your favorite "hipster" attire, or wear something orange to show support in the fight against MS.
Becca Sandlin, Blistersistersms@gmail.com

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MOPS and MOMSnext

Date(s): 9/11/2014, 10/9/2014, 11/13/2014, 12/11/2014, 1/8/2015, 2/12/2015, 3/12/2015, 4/9/2015, 5/14/2015

7-9pm

Door Creek Church, 6602 Dominion Drive, Madison, WI 53718.
An evening of conversation and connecting for expecting
moms through moms of school-aged children. Enjoy an evening of fellowship, crafting, snacks and a different speaker each month. Past topics have included home organization, couponing, budgeting, connecting with your spouse and raising children in a Godly home.
Leigh Feldmann, 608-513-3849, lafeldmann@yahoo.com or doorcreekchurch.org

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6th Annual Bay Creek Wagon Drive

Date(s): 8/2/2014

9am

Franklin Elementary, 305 West Lakeside St., Madison, WI
Neighborhood kids are collecting school supplies, toiletry items, and non-perishable food for kids in need. Items are being collected for The Road Home, kids in need at Franklin and Randall Schools, kids in need in the Bayview neighborhood, Madison School District's Homeless support program (TEP), and the St. Mark's Lutheran Church Food Pantry.
Sandy Fowler, 608-772-1242, www.facebook.com/wagondrive

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RIO QUILT SHOW 2014

Date(s): 8/9/2014

10am

Rio High School, 411 Church St., Rio, WI
Display of quilts, vendors, silent auction, vendor presentations, treasures boutique, raffle quilt, lunch available. All proceeds to benefit Rio Community Library.
Rio Community Library, 920-992-3206

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Southwest Wisconsin Book Festival

Date(s): 9/13/2014


Mineral Point, WI
The 2014 event will feature fourteen engaging workshops that span a range of literary topics held throughout the day in downtown Mineral Point. The day will conclude with New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host, Michael Perry at the Mineral Point Opera House. Pre-registration online is encouraged.

Workshops • Mineral Point Public Library & Mineral Point Opera House • $20 per workshop
Session A: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Session B: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Presenter Book Signing/Lunch Break: 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Session C: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session D: 3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Evening Speaker - Michael Perry • Mineral Point Opera House • $20 for floor seating and $15 for balcony seating
7:00 p.m.
Kristin Mitchell
608.987.3370
info@swwibookfestival.com

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1st Annual Independent Living Golf Outing

Date(s): 9/22/2014

10:30am

Hawks Landing Golf Club, 88 Hawks Landing Circle, Verona
Enjoy a day of great camaraderie, food and golf! Independent Living is a local nonprofit that has been helping seniors and adults with disabilities for 40 years. With financial support from the community, Independent Living is able to serve more adults with in-home care, home health care and housing options. Golf fees--$200 individual, $800 foursomes--cover registration, golf cart, lunch, reception and gift bag. Sponsorships available. All proceeds benefit seniors and adults with disabilities in Dane County. Register at http://bit.ly/ILIGolfOuting
Nicole Schultz, 608-268-9631, Independent Living, Inc.

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Heroes for Honor

Date(s): 7/25/2014, 7/26/2014, 7/27/2014


PRAIRE DU SAC WI
Fundraiser to support Veteran Honors Flight
7/25 - 5pm-Emergency Services Softball Tournament

7/26 - 7am-10:30am SP Community Club Breakfast
8am-Emergency Services Softball Tournament
9am-Tractor Poker Run Registration
3:30pm-Kiddie Tractor Parade
4pm-Tractor Parade
5pm-Meat Raffle
6pm-Bean Bag Tournament
7pm-Live Music "Midwesterner's"
10pm-Fireworks
All Day Activities
(Music, Food, BYO adult beverage, kids activities)

7/27 -6:30pm-Maggie Mae Concert at the River Art Center
$25 reserved seating
$15 veterans
Order tickets by calling the River Arts Box Office
@ 608-643-5215
DEBBIE RICHARDSON
608-963-9975
richardson@engr.wisc.edu

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Goodwill Industries FREE Computer Collection Drive

Date(s): 8/24/2014

Noon to 3pm

Madison
The drive will be taking place at these Goodwill Donation Centers:

Madison East - 2127 East Springs Drive
Madison West - 4530 Verona Road
Middleton - 6661 University Ave.
Monona - 2501 Royal Ave.

Goodwill accepts working and nonworking computers (desktop and laptop), hard drives, monitors, keyboards, mice, software and just about anything that can be attached to a computer (e.g., printers, speakers, cords), regardless of brand.

Donors are asked to:
- Back up any valuable information and erase sensitive data from any hard drive before dropping it off;
- Place any monitor or scanner with broken glass in a cardboard box lined with a large plastic garbage bag, seal the box and clearly label it with “broken monitor” or “broken scanner” and the date; and
- Include the license key with any donated software.

All donations made to Goodwill are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Donated equipment is sold to the public or an environmentally conscious recycler.
Maureen Roche
608-246-3140, ext. 142
mroche@goodwillscwi.org

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Mansion Hill West: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/21/2014

6pm

Meet in front of the Plaza Tavern & Grill, 319 N. Henry St., Madison
The story of Madison's "aristocracy hill" can be seen in buildings spanning nearly 100 years, including early sandstone mansions and many houses by local Prairie School architects Claude & Starck. Purchase ticket from tour guide. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+)
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864

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Mansion Hill West: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 9/6/2014

11am

Meet in front of the Plaza Tavern & Grill, 319 N. Henry St., Madison
The story of Madison's "aristocracy hill" can be seen in buildings spanning nearly 100 years, including early sandstone mansions and many houses by local Prairie School architects Claude & Starck. Purchase ticket from tour guide. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+)
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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State Street: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/30/2014

11am

Meet in front of Michelangelo's Coffee House, 114 State St., Madison
Tour highlights the historic buildings of Madison's most famous street, as well of the stories of the people who lived and worked between the state Capitol and the UW-Madison campus. Rain or shine! Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Bascom Hill: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/9/2014

11am

Meet in front of Wisconsin Historical Society headquarters, Library Mall, 816 State St., Madison
The University of Wisconsin-Madison encompasses a range of architecture, from its oldest buildings and traditional campus to its controversial modernist structures. Learn about the beginnings of the campus and see “the worst building in the history of American universities”—and maybe learn to appreciate it! Tour requires strenuous uphill walking. Purchase ticket from tour guide.
www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Bascom Hill: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/28/2014

6pm

Meet in front of Wisconsin Historical Society headquarters, Library Mall, 816 State St., Madison
The University of Wisconsin-Madison encompasses a range of architecture, from its oldest buildings and traditional campus to its controversial modernist structures. Learn about the beginnings of the campus and see “the worst building in the history of American universities”—and maybe learn to appreciate it! Tour requires strenuous uphill walking. Purchase ticket from tour guide.
www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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University Heights: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/23/2014

11am

Meet at the corner of Prospect and Van Hise Avenues (Harold C. Bradley house)Madison
Homes by Frank Lloyd Wright, his mentor Louis Sullivan, and local architects Claude & Starck and Alvan Small stand side-by-side. This early suburban neighborhood features styles from all decades of the 20th century. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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University Heights: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 9/13/2014

11am

Meet at the corner of Prospect and Van Hise Avenues (Harold C. Bradley house)Madison
Homes by Frank Lloyd Wright, his mentor Louis Sullivan, and local architects Claude & Starck and Alvan Small stand side-by-side. This early suburban neighborhood features styles from all decades of the 20th century. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Historic East Isthmus Bike Tour

Date(s): 8/2/2014

11am

Meet behind Machinery Row building, 601 Williamson St., Madison
Bring your bicycle (or rent one from Machinery Row Bicycles or the nearby Madison B-cycle station) and tour Madison’s East Side, including Orton Park, the Marquette Bungalows district, one of Madison’s many effigy mounds, and revitalized industrialized buildings. Tour lasts about 2 hours and covers 6 miles on city streets and bike paths. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+) Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Westmorland Neighborhood: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/14/2014

6pm

Meet in front of Fit 2 Eat, 3742 Speedway Rd., Madison
The Westmorland neighborhood was first platted on farmland in 1916 and expanded through 1960. Westmorland features cutting-edge housing options of the period, including International Style houses, Sears-Roebuck catalog houses, Frank Lloyd Wright’s prototype Usonian house, and Lustron steel houses. This tour is supported by the Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Westmorland Neighborhood: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 9/20/2014

11am

Meet in front of Fit 2 Eat, 3742 Speedway Rd., Madison
The Westmorland neighborhood was first platted on farmland in 1916 and expanded through 1960. Westmorland features cutting-edge housing options of the period, including International Style houses, Sears-Roebuck catalog houses, Frank Lloyd Wright’s prototype Usonian house, and Lustron steel houses. This tour is supported by the Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Sunset Hills Neighborhood: Historic Architecture Tour

Date(s): 8/16/2014

11am

Meet in the Hoyt Park parking lot, 3902 Regent St., Madison
The Sunset Hills subdivision on Madison’s west side was platted in 1953 with deed restrictions that required high-quality, architect-designed homes of the “Modern” design. The neighborhood is filled with unique mid-century homes by several Modernist architects. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Sunset Hills Neighborhood: Historic Architecture Tour

Date(s): 9/4/2014

6pm

Meet in the Hoyt Park parking lot, 3902 Regent St., Madison
The Sunset Hills subdivision on Madison’s west side was platted in 1953 with deed restrictions that required high-quality, architect-designed homes of the “Modern” design. The neighborhood is filled with unique mid-century homes by several Modernist architects. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Marquette Neighborhood Bungalows: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 8/7/2014

6pm

Meet in the small parking lot behind Marquette Elementary School (approx. 1480 Spaight St.), Madison
The 47 Craftsman-style bungalows in this small historic district comprise the densest concentration of Craftsman-style homes in the city. They weren’t designed by trained architects, but by craftsmen working for the Karrels Building Co. between 1924 and 1929. Learn about jerkinhead dormers, battered piers and why the 48th house is not a bungalow. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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Marquette Neighborhood Bungalows: Historic Architecture Walking Tour

Date(s): 9/27/2014

11am

Meet in the small parking lot behind Marquette Elementary School (approx. 1480 Spaight St.), Madison
The 47 Craftsman-style bungalows in this small historic district comprise the densest concentration of Craftsman-style homes in the city. They weren’t designed by trained architects, but by craftsmen working for the Karrels Building Co. between 1924 and 1929. Learn about jerkinhead dormers, battered piers and why the 48th house is not a bungalow. $10 adults/$5 students & seniors (60+). Purchase ticket from tour guide.
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation, www.madisonpreservation.org, 608-441-8864, info@madisonpreservation.org

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