Tonight, andwordplay hosts a translators and translations open mic – for language-interested folks to gather and get ideas about the world of translations. This is tonight at Lakeside Coffee House, 402 West Lakeside Street. Readers sign up at 7pm. Reading starts at 7:30 and goes til 9ish. More info at andwordplay.com
Madison Action for Mining Alternatives meets every other Thursday. Tonight’s meeting is at 6:30pm on the fourth floor of 122 State Street. For more info, call 250-9240, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This coming Sunday is the Orton Park Fest Jazz Brunch, with live jazz by Sally De Broux, Laurie Lang, and John Becker. There is a cost for food and beverage, with funds raised going to the Eastside Express Summer Camp for kids and other Marquette Neighborhood Association programs. The brunch features pancakes, hashbrowns, baked goods, and mimosas. This Jazz Brunch is Sunday from 9 to 11:30am at Orton Park, 1103 Spaight Street. For more info, call Jesse at 608-215-1059.