Calendar

Upcoming WORT in the Community Events

August 7, 2013

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 4, 2013

Alley Stage Folk Music Festival

  • - all day -
  • Alley Stage
  • 18 Shake Rag Street, Mineral Point

Alley Stage hosts its first all-day Folk Music Festival, Sunday, August 4th. 7 Acts take to Alley Stage starting at 11:00 in the morning in this family-friendly event. The gates open at 10:30 in the morning and the first performer takes the stage at 11:00. Throughout the day musicians will be encouraged to gather on the Shake Rag Alley green to jam with one another, folk dancers from Folklore Village will be present to entertain on the green, and families will have the opportunity to craft their own instruments to take home.

Schedule of Performers:

11:00 Taku Ronsman
12:15 Cajun Strangers
1:30 Skip Jones
2:45 Tani Diakite
4:00 The Melon Heads
5:15 No Name Stringband
6:30 Ken Lonnquist

Tickets $45 for Family of Four, $25 Adult Individual, $10 Child/Student, available at www.alleystage.com Tickets may also be available at the door. Box office opens at 10:30am.

July 28, 2013

Atwood Summerfest

  • - all day -

July 25, 2013

WITC – Voices of A People’s History

Rainbow Bookstore Fundraiser

July 17, 2013

WORT Board of Directors Meeting

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

July 11, 2013

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

La Fête de Marquette

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

July 9, 2013

Engineering Committee Mtg

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

July 8, 2013

Finance Committee Mtg

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

July 3, 2013

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

July 1, 2013

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 23, 2013

WORT Annual Meeting

June 19, 2013

WORT Board of Directors Meeting

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 11, 2013

Engineering Committee Meeting

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 10, 2013

Finance Committee Meeting

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 6, 2013

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 5, 2013

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 3, 2013

★ WORT Summer Pledge Drive

  • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 29, 2013

NFCB Conference

  • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

May 22, 2013

Community Advisory Board

  • 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

May 20, 2013

Due: Applications for BOD Candidates

May 19, 2013

★ WORT Block Party 2013

  • 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Free

May 15, 2013

Board of Directors Meeting

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 14, 2013

Engineering Committee Mtg

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 13, 2013

Finance Committee

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 9, 2013

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

  • 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

Fundraising Committee Meeting

  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 4, 2013

Eligible Voter List Posted

March 10, 2013

WORT’S Ultimate Blues Bash!

  • 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • High Noon Saloon
  • 701 E. Washington Ave., Madison
  • 608-268-1122
  • $10-20 sliding scale

It’s Rob’s 60th birthday and he’s throwing a blues benefit for WORT to celebrate!

This event features many amazing area blues musicians including Jim Liban, Glenn Davis, Perry Weber, Rev. Raven, Chris Aaron, Jim Schwall, Jim Ohlschmidt, Kyle Henderson, Joe Nosek, Jimmy Voegli, Paul Filipowicz, Westside Andy, Jimi Schutte,Tony Menzer, Chris Sandoval, Chris Boeger, Rob Corbit, Cadillac Rob & more!

This is a 21+ show, though minors are admitted with a parent or legal guardian. 100% of the proceeds will benefit community radio, WORT 89.9 FM/HD. Tickets are available at the door on a sliding scale of $20-10 donation. Call 256-2001 for more information.

March 9, 2013

NOTES FOR NEEDS BENEFIT CONCERT

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Mills Hall
  • 445 N. Park St., Madison
  • $15.00

A Philanthropic Musical Experience. The evening features five UW-Madison Premiere A Capella groups. Notes for needs is a benefit concert to create harmony in communities like Nepal, Sri Lanka and the U.S. Proceeds go to Sarvodoya USA’s programs that meet the 10 ‘Basic Human Needs’.

Acts Include

Redefined, The Mad Hatters, Tangled Up In Blue, Pitches and Notes and Fundamentally Sound

This is a Family Friendly Event, Children 13 and under are free

Student Discount does not apply.

Purchase tickets at notesforneeds.eventbrite.com

 

February 23, 2013

FRIENDS OF OLIN-TURVILLE (FOOT)

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Olin Park
  • 1156 Olin-Turville Ct, Madison

SKI SCENIC MOONLIT TRAILS BY CANDLE LIGHT AT OLIN-TURVILLE PARKS, SATURDAY FEBRUARY 23rd FROM 6-9 PM. THIS IS A FREE, FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT SPONSORED BY FRIENDS OF OLIN-TURVILLE AND MADISON PARKS DEPARTMENT. COMPLIMENTARY HOT CHOCOLATE FROM BARRIQUES, WARMING FIRES, AND DRUMMING BY MADISON AREA DRUM CIRCLE. IF THERE’S NO SNOW, THERE WILL BE GUIDED WALKS INSTEAD. BRING YOUR OWN SKIS AND A MUG! MEET AT THE TURVILLE CONSERVANCY ENTRANCE OFF THE SOUTH PARKING LOT OF OLIN PARK.

ENJOY THE QUIET BEAUTY OF CENTRAL MADISON’S BEST KEPT SECRET.

 

If you have questions, you may contact Tom DeChant, tmadtown@charter.net

 

January 19, 2013

8th Annual Kids Day with music by David Landau

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • High Noon Saloon
  • 701 E. Washington Ave., Madison
  • 608-268-1122
  • $5

2 Shows at 11 am & 1 pm Half-priced root beer for any kid in cowboy boots!
Kids will sing and dance, adults can sit back and enjoy the show! Bar will be fully staffed and operational.

December 18, 2012

WORT Community Advisory Board Meeting

  • 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

December 17, 2012

David Landau

Monday Night Kid Music

November 20, 2012

WORT Community Advisory Board Meeting

  • 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

October 30, 2012

African Dance with Otehlia Kiser: Beginners class

  • 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Dance Fabulous
  • 401 N. Lake Street, Madison
  • (608) 251-6996
  • $15
West African Dance of Madison

You will have fun, and gain strength and confidence, while learning traditional West African dance rhythms and movements. Classes include warm ups, moves from various Malian and Guinean drum rhythms, and singing. This aerobic workout is also a great release for your mind and body. Some of Madison’s finest drummers provide musical accompaniment!

October 24, 2012

WORT Board of Directors Meeting

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

The WORT Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly meeting. The public is welcome to attend.

July 27, 2014

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 11:15 pm - 8:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

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