Tonight, get your funk on for conservation with the Ceiba Foundation for their 8th annual “Tropical Forest Funkraiser” featuring Tani Diakite and the Afrofunk Stars with special guests Los Checos. The show is 18+ and doors open at 8pm. There is a suggested donation. There will be a tropical plant sale throughout the evening. All proceeds benefit tropical forests in Ecuador. This is at the High Noon Saloon, 701 East Washington. For more info, call 608-230-5550.
Tonight is “Where Do We Go From Here?” moderated by Gary Radloff, from the UW Wisconsin Energy Institute. With an interactive panel, examine the critical challenges, barriers and opportunities involved in encouraging innovation while designing and re-engineering energy systems to meet new demands like more resilience and lower carbon. What would we do if we could start from scratch? What will we do if we can’t? Free and open to the public, this is at 5:30pm in Room 1003 of the UW-Madison College of Engineering, 1550 Engineering Drive