The holidays are upon us, and that means that once again, the rotunda of the Wisconsin Capitol will again echo with the sounds of hundreds of tubas and euphoniums. That’s right, Tuba Christmas is here again, and we have a special live preview right here on the 8 O’Clock Buzz. Crowded into our middle studio […]
For today’s special Christmas Eve edition of the show, Patty is joined in the studio by Jim Leary, UW–Madison professor emeritus of folklore and Scandinavian studies. Jim was recently nominated for a Grammy award in the Best Album Notes category for his work on the album Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920–1924, released this year […]
Join us for this Christmas Tradition! We will be hosting our Inaugural Christkindlmarket at The Century Barn in Mt Horeb! We will have food, drinks, children’s crafts, carriage rides, Santa, live music & more!! We will also feature vendors selling their craft items for great gift opportunities! And don’t forget about picking out the perfect […]
DESCRIPTION Circuits, Cards, and Code is an event for students in 1st-5th grade to build upon the tradition of winter card making through an engaging STEM activity. At this creative maker – tech event, students (1st-5th grade) will explore circuitry and STEM fundamentals by creating an LED light-up holiday card and a scratch adventure game […]
Over 1,500 children in the Madison area will be homeless this holiday season, but that doesn’t mean they have to be without gifts on Christmas Day. Two volunteers from Santas Without Chimneys join us to talk about the group’s mission and the ways we can still get involved to make a great holiday for everyone. […]
This Week On Mel & Floyd: With Joyed Christmas News Fear Not if You Booze And Have Just a Quaff One or Two If the Pudding comes up After Drinks and Your Sup It Looks just the Same Anyhoo! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us at Mel & Floyd!