Today in 1948: Mohandas K. Gandhi is killed in Delhi by an assassin, a fellow Hindu, who fires three shots from a pistol at a range of three feet.
It’s today’s Action Calendar!
Tonight, Madison Socrates Cafe topic is “Do the Draconian Laws Of Wisconsin Need to be Changed for Good? and How?” This is at 7pm at Redamte CoffeeHouse, 449 State Street. More info at 608-467-3992.
Tonight in Mount Horeb is a free screening of “Wendell Berry, Poet and Prophet,” in which Bill Moyers talks to visionary, author, and farmer Wendell Berry. An interactive panel discussion follows. This is tonight at 7pm at the United Methodist Church, 9542 County Road S in Mount Horeb. Doors open at 6:30, with refreshments provided by Willy Street Co-op. For more info, call Frank at 608-437-6733.
Tonight, Madison Public Library Artist-in-Residence Victor Castro will conduct an all-ages sculpture workshop with objects that are usually discarded. This is tonight from 6 to 8pm at the Lakeview Branch Library, 2845 North Sherman Avenue. More info at 608-246-4547.
Tonight is a book release party for Callen Harty’s newly released “My Queer Life.” Harty will read from the book at 7pm, followed by author signings and social time. Refreshments provided. The public is invited to attend this free event at the Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, 953 Jenifer Street. Doors open at 6:30pm. For more info, call 608-469-6686.