Every summer, the Madison Public Library celebrates the Summer Reading Club with two special events – the Summer Library Carnival and a concert and picnic at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Join them this year for some free, family fun!
Summer Library Carnival
Wednesday, July 27, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Celebrate reading at this event co-sponsored by Overture Center for the Arts and Madison Public Library. Enjoy a performance by Circus Manduhai at 10:30 am at Overture Center. Then, stop by the Central Library for carnival games, crafts and more! No registration is required.
One World, Many Stories Concert & Picnic
Tuesday, August 2, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens (3330 Atwood Avenue)
Pack a picnic supper and head to the Gardens for a fun-filled family concert! Come, rain or shine, at 6:30 pm to play with bubbles from Diane Schwartz’s Get Kids Outside. Then, at 7:00 pm, the Okinawan Taiko Drummers will get your toes tapping while you munch! No registration required. Weather permitting, the Kiwanis food cart will be on hand with food available for purchase.