Dane County Farmers’ Market
Saturdays, 8:00am - 2pm on the Capitol Square. For more information call
261-4000 or log onto: www.madfarmmkt.org.
Bark in the Park 2004!
Saturday, June 5th, 8:00am - 3:00pm. Join us for a day filled with fun
activities for both dogs and humans at the Dane County Humane Society.
Registration is $15 per dog for the entire day. Register online or register
the day of the event at www.humanesociety.dane.wi.us/
Kirtan with Wah!
Friday, June 11th, 8:00pm. Wah! will be in Madison at Well Within Center
for Yoga and Health to lead Kirtan (an evening of chanting.) Chanting,
which is done in a call-and-response format, empties your mind and opens
your heart. Cost is $15 advance/$20 door. Tickets at Well Within 236-9138
or Mimosa Books (Gilman & State). For more information, visit wellwithinmadison.com.
Waterfront Warm-Up Concert:
Thursday, June 10th. The Barrymore Theatre. Co-sponsored by the Willy
Street Co-op, this concert features the incredible 14-piece band based
in Brooklyn. Go to www.marquette-neighborhood.org
for more information.
June 12th-13th at Yahara Place Park. Bands will be playing from 12:00pm
- 7:30 pm on Saturday and 11:00am - 6:30pm on Sunday. There will also
be the Dandelion dash run/walk, a canoe race and lots of local vendors
serving up delicious food. Check marquette-neighborhood.org
for details and a schedule.
Steps For A Safer Community
Saturday, June 12th, 8:ooam. Co-sponsored by FitCity Madison, AARP/ActiveForLife,
and Dane CAN, this fun walk will help support the good work of the Coalition.
It is being held in conjunction with Safety Saturday on the Capitol Square,
at the intersection of East Washington Avenue and Pinckney Street.
Alliance for Animals Bike-a-Thon Fundraiser
Sunday, June 13th, 11am. Event will begin at the shelter area at Brittingham
Park. Picnic afterward! Call 257-6333 for more information.
Green Thumb/Green Planet Workshop
Thursday, June 17th, 7:00-9:00pm. The Greater Madison Healthy Lawn Team
invites you to attend this workshop featuring Carole Rubin, acclaimed
environmentalist and author. Event is at Olbrich Gardens Atrium as part
of the Yahara Lakes week events. The workshop will include information
about making a transition to non-toxic lawn care practices with an emphasis
on incorporating native landscaping as an alternative to lawns. This event
is free and all are welcome.
Troy Gardens Summer Solstice Celebration
Saturday, June 19, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Troy Gardens (500 block of Troy
Drive on Madison’s Northside). Join Friends of Troy Gardens members
and gardeners for a celebration of the summer. Music, dance performances,
carnival games, and tours of the site. For more information call 608-240-0409.
Tuesday Eastside Farmers’ Market
The market runs Tuesdays through October 12th, 4:00pm - 7:00pm. Join us
at 201 S. Ingersoll St., on the Isthmus Bike Path. Vegetables, fruits,
cheese, honey, bakery items, meats, flowers, bedding plants and more!
For more information call 251-6776.
Warner Park Summer Concert Series
Begins Monday, June 21st, 6:30pm. Bring a picnic and enjoy a wide range
of music, from jazz to bluegrass, country and more. Mondays through July
26 at Warner Park. For more information call 243-5252.