Calendar

Upcoming Events

April 30, 2014

Song circle

Gypsy swing open jam

Monroe Street

Open mic

Moonhouse

May 1, 2014

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

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

The Steel Wheels

Dar Williams

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Barrymore
  • 2090 Atwood Ave., Madison

May 2, 2014

Roger McGuinn

Paul Thorn Band

May 3, 2014

Jud & Friends

Douglas Kearney, Poetry Reading

Hosted by the Felix Series of New Writing, visiting poet Douglas Kearney, author of The Black Automaton (National Poetry Series Books, 2009), will read from various works.

The Felix Series of New Writing is in its tenth year of providing an audience in Madison, WI for innovative writing from independent and small presses.

Supported by the Anonymous Fund, the UW-Madison Department of English, Woodland Pattern Book Center (Milwaukee, WI), and the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets.

Paul Thorn Band

Dailey & Vincent

Mike Blakely

  • 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Cafe Carpe
  • 12 S. Water St, Ft. Atkinson

Peter Case

May 4, 2014

Acoustic jam

May 7, 2014

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

May 8, 2014

New Pioneers

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Cafe Carpe
  • 12 S. Water St, Ft. Atkinson

May 10, 2014

Bluegrass jam

Sparky & Rhonda Rucker

Milk Carton Kids

May 12, 2014

WORT Finance Committee Meeting

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

May 13, 2014

Engineering Committee

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

May 14, 2014

Neko Case, the Dodds

May 15, 2014

Brennen Leigh & Noel McKay, Nick Brown

May 17, 2014

Aldo Leopold Family Day

Every spring, we kick off our visitation season with our annual Family Day event at the Leopold Center! This is a free, family-friendly event, featuring hands-on activities for kids and families. The day has included hikes, live reptiles, hayrides, watercolor painting, and more! Your family can visit the Leopold Shack and explore the woods, prairies, and river just like the Leopold family did 75 years ago. Food is available for purchase on-site. Come on out and bring the kids for an afternoon of fun! If you would you would like to volunteer during this event please contact Anna Hawley at anna@aldoleopold.org or 608-355-0279.

Jesse Bauman & Lily Bragge

Chris Hillman & Herb Pederson

An Evening With THE ROUSERS

  • 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Barrymore
  • 2090 Atwood Ave., Madison
  • $20
By definition the Rousers live up to their name. The five member group’s show stopping stage presence has stimulated audiences regularly throughout the Midwest for the past 30 years. The Rousers have performed at many clubs and festivals around the country and have been a crowd favorite at every show.

May 18, 2014

Ian Moore

May 21, 2014

WORT Board of Directions Monthly Meeting

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

May 24, 2014

Michael Wolkomir

May 25, 2014

Bobfest

May 29, 2014

Anna Vogelzang

Free

June 4, 2014

Programming Committee Meeting

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • WORT Studio
  • 118 S. Bedford St, Madison

June 5, 2014

Long Range Planning Committee Meeting

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

June 7, 2014

The Grand Slambovians

The Grand Slambovians

June 9, 2014

WORT Finance Committee Meeting

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

June 10, 2014

Engineering Committee

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

June 18, 2014

WORT Board of Directions Monthly Meeting

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

June 24, 2014

Celebrate Independence! Luncheon

DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services) will be hosting its seventh annual Celebrate Independence! Luncheon on June 24, 2014. This luncheon is an awareness event to benefit domestic violence survivors as well as the community. This year’s speaker is Dr. Jill Murray, the nation’s leading expert on the subject of teen dating violence. Abusive dating relationships are occurring at an epidemic rate with far-reaching implications for further violence both in personal relationships and in society at large. Dr. Murray has appeared on more than 350 television shows – including Oprah, 20/20, and Good Morning America. She has also authored the best-selling books: But I Love Him, Destructive Relationships, and But He Never Hit Me.
For more information on how to become an event sponsor or a Table Captain, please visit http://abuseintervention.org/celebrate-independence/

June 26, 2014

Wisconsin Aviation’s 13th Annual 1940s Style Hangar Dance: A Salute to the Troops – Past and Present!

  • 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Wisconsin Aviation
  • 3606 Corben Court, Madison
  • 20ea, two for $35 (pay at door)

Re-live the 1940s era by listening to big band music performed by Ladies Must Swing. Vintage wear is encouraged and there will be prizes for the best dressed couple and best dancers. The ladies will be performing 1940s tunes all night long: Harlem Nocturne, Seems Like Old Times, Leap Frog, Take the A Train, In the Mood, and much more!

Benefits to the Community
A portion of the door sales as well as the drink and snack sales will benefit The Badger Honor Flight (badgerhonorflight.org), a local nonprofit that ensures WWII and Korean War Veterans have the opportunity to see the memorials that have been erected in their honor.

*Doors open at 6:15p and Social Life Dance Center will be giving dance lessons at 6:30p!

July 8, 2014

Engineering Committee

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

July 27, 2014

Gourmet Bike Tour

The Best Friends Gourmet Bike Tour is a ride through the Neenah countryside with many routes to choose from. The family route – 4 to 12 miles and a 25, 55, 75, or the 100 mile Century routes. Rest stops along the route feature baked goods, fresh fruits, and beverages. Following the tour a Gourmet Picnic will be served from 10:30am to 3:00pm at the school featuring homemade soups, vegetables, beverages, sub sandwiches, wraps and calzones. Check out our website for more information or call 920-729-5600 or e-mail info@bestfriendsnm.org To register on-line go to Active.com.

The mapped tour will have mechanical assistance, sag wagons and all distances have rest stops with Replenish energy drink, water, home baked goods, & fresh fruit. Upon completion of the tour, cyclists will enjoy a gourmet picnic featuring fresh bakery, homemade soups, calzones, sub sandwiches, wraps and beverages.

August 12, 2014

Engineering Committee

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

September 9, 2014

Engineering Committee

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

October 25, 2014

Aldo Leopold Art Discovery Day

Every fall, we end our visitation season with our annual Leopold Center Art Discovery Day event at the Leopold Center. Art Day is fun for the whole family! It features presentations, demonstrations, and time for individual interaction with each artist. Each year we select a group of inspiring regional artists and artisans that find inspiration in the land ethic and the natural world for their work. This is a great event to discover new art and maybe even start your holiday shopping a little early. Join us! If you are an artist or artisan who would like to submit an application for consideration to be a part of Art Discovery Day, please contact Anna Hawley at anna@aldoleopold.org or 608-355-0279.

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