Today, the UW Department of Community and Environmental Sociology presents Seth Holmes, lecturing on “Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States.” Holmes is Assistant Professor at the University of California-Berkeley School of Public Health and Graduate Program in Medical Anthropology. Free and open to the public, this is today at 4pm at 325 Health Sciences Learning Center, 750 Highland Avenue. For more info, call Jamie at 608-262-3956.
Volunteers are available to help prepare and file basic Federal and Wisconsin income taxes at four Madison libraries until April 14th. This service targets people with low-to-moderate income, individuals with disabilities, and non-English speaking taxpayers and seniors. For more info, visit madisonpubliclibrary.org and check their Tax Assistance page.
You can make an impact on the life of a senior adult by assisting them to remain independent and living in their own home. Volunteers are matched with a senior and help with light housekeeping or other tasks once a week or bi-weekly. To get involved, call Laura with the Madison Coalitions of Older Adults at 608-243-5252.