Tonight, A Room of One’s Own Bookstore welcomes local author Jacqueline Houtman, for a reading from her new biography for children about one of the Civil Rights Movement’s often overlooked heroes, Bayard Rustin. This free event is at 6pm at the bookstore, 315 West Gorham. For more info, call 608-257-7888.
Tomorrow is a free workshop titled “Prevent and Self-Treat Muscle Pain.” This workshop is for those experiencing muscle discomfort, tension, or pain. Learn practical tips on why muscle pain exists, how to prevent it and what to do to soothe and self-treat it. This is tomorrow from 10 to 11:30am at Lakeview Library, 2845 North Sherman Avenue. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
This weekend is the Creating for Causes Holiday Art Fair – a Benefit for Middleton Outreach Ministry, or MOM. Local artists will donate a percent of their proceeds to MOM’s homelessness prevention and hunger fighting programs. This is Saturday from 10am to 5pm, and Sunday from 11am to 4 pm at the MOM Food Pantry, 3502 Parmenter Street in Middleton. For more info, call 608-836-7338.