Today in 1943: The Nazis crush the Jewish uprising in the Warsaw ghetto after a month of bloody fighting.
56,000 died in the struggle.
It’s This Weekend’s Action Calendar!
Tomorrow is the Sunset Garden Club Plant Sale, with perennials from members gardens. This is from 8am to 1:30pm at 7437 Terrace Avenue in Middleton. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 608-833-8315.
Tomorrow is International Museum Day, with free admission to the Wisconsin Historical Museum! Tour four floors of exhibits to learn the stories of native people, settlement days, immigrants’ experiences and lively politics of Wisconsin. This is tomorrow from 9am to 4pm at the museum, 816 State Street. More info at 608-264-6555.
Sunday is Walk with a Doc! Take a stroll through Cherokee Marsh with Dr. Herbert Chen and learn about thyroid cancer. This free event is Sunday at 9am at Cherokee Marsh, North Unit, 6098 North Sherman Avenue. For more info, email email@example.com.
WORT needs lots of volunteers to help with the station’s Block Party this Sunday. Volunteers are needed for set up, trash and recycling, clean up and various tasks throughout the day. To volunteer, call the station at 608-256-2001 and ask for Glenn or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
YWCA Madison is dedicated to the elimination of racism and the empowerment of women. To fulfill this mission, the YWCA Madison provides: Race and Gender Equity programming to create a more just and inclusive community; Job Training and transportation to help people find, change or maintain a job; and Safe, affordable housing and emergency shelter. For info on how you can help, call 608-257-1436, option 2, or visit ywcamadison.org.