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SPECIAL EVENTS: MAY 2015

ALL AGES WELCOME. These classes welcome working adults. Join us at the Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin Street, Madison. Call 266-6581 to register soon; fees may be paid day of class.

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Celebrate Older Americans Month

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An Artful Affair, Senior Art Show

The annual senior art show opens at the Senior Center on Friday, May 1 from 4-7:30 pm. Art works represent talented Dane County artists, 55 years plus. Works are judged, and cash prizes and awards are announced at the opening reception. Refreshments served.

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SAIL into Summer with Color

What are the colors in your closet? Jane Earl, SAIL member and international trained color expert, will discuss how and why colors influence us. Join her on Tuesday, May 5 at 1 pm. Call 266-6581 to register

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Essay Contest Winners and Ice Cream Social

Hear students from eight Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) Middle Schools read winning essays about an older person in their lives and guest speaker Jennifer P. Cheatham, Superintendent of MMSD. Ice cream sundaes will be served after the program on Wednesday, May 6, 3:15-4:30 pm.

 

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Wingra Woodwind Quintet

The Senior Center proudly presents the Wingra Woodwind Quintet on Monday, May 11 at 12:30 pm. Since its formation in 1965, the Quintet has established a tradition of artistic and teaching excellence.

 

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Meet the Author: Michelle Wildgen

Join the Author of Bread and Butter on Tuesday, May 12 at 1 pm. Filled with hilarious insider detail about the seedy bar, Bread and Butter is both an incisive novel of family and a gleeful romp through the inner workings of restaurant kitchens.

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Downsizing: Top 10 Tips

Learn tips for downsizing, organizing and sanitizing your belongings and your home. Join Sandy Sobek Leslie from Helen's Attic Estate Services, at 10 am on Wednesday, May 13.