A Time for Moms: A Self-Care Class
First Saturday of the month, April 3rd, May 1st, 10:00am–noon. Learn calming strategies that are simple enough to do anytime and anywhere! Ann Wingate, the class facilitator, is a licensed dance/movement therapist and a mom. $30 each session. Drop-ins welcome. Hancock Center for Dance/Movement Therapy, Downtown Madison. Call 251-0908 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.hancockcenter.net.
The Power of Gnostic Meditation—A Free Workshop
Thursday, April 8th, 8:00pm–9:00pm. Nine-week courses to follow on Mondays and Wednesdays 8:00pm–9:00pm (Starting Monday, 4/12). Contact email@example.com or 608-467-1032.
Friday, April 9th (2:00pm–8:00pm) and Saturday, April 10th (8:00am–noon), with a half-price sale on Saturday afternoon (1:00pm-5:00pm). This is a two-day children’s consignment sale which gives area families a fun, easy, and affordable way to purchase quality clothes sizes 0-7, toys, maternity accessories, and baby gear, is having its fifth and largest sale at the Goodman Community Center.
4th Annual Wisconsin Gourd Festival
Saturday, April 10th, 9:00am–4:00pm at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Learn more at our website: www.wisconsingourdsociety.org/festival.
Greening Your Home
Wednesday, April 21st, 6:30pm; Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa St.—Bolz A meeting room. Much of our global warming impacts come from buildings. While some corrective measures can be simple, others are more complex and effectiveness and payback times can vary considerably.
Habitat ReStore Earth Day Celebration
Saturday, April 24th, noon–4:00pm. This event will include Mother Earth, Live music, free food and earth friendly booths including Willy Street Co-op products, rain barrels, Welz Farm products, solar panels, an electric car, compost barrel info, salvage art, Troy Gardens info, and Artisan Exteriors clay wall covering display.
The 1,000 Mile Journey: Take a Walk for the End of Child Abuse
Sunday, April 25th, 12:00pm–3:00pm. A one-mile walk around the Capitol Square with 1,000 or more participants taking a stand for the end of child abuse. Proceeds go to The Rainbird Foundation, a Madison based non-profit committed to the end of child abuse.For more info: www.1000milejourney.org.
Weston A. Price Foundation—Madison Chapter Meeting
Monday, April 26th, 7:00pm, Wil-Mar Center, 953 Jenifer St. The public is invited. Nutrient-dense foods, education and activism. For more info, call Carolyn at 221-8696 or see http://my.madison.com/Groups/Madison_WAPF.
Willy Street Park Green-Up-Time Plant Sale
Saturday May 1st, 9:00am–2:00pm, rain or shine! Herbs, vegetables, tomatoes, bedding flowers, perennials and shrubs will be on sale for early gardeners. Rain or shine! This is a fund-raiser for the all-volunteer, non-profit community corporation that owns and operates the park at Williamson and Brearly Streets. Donations welcome. For more information call 242-0712.