Tonight is “An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates,” Senior Editor at The Atlantic. Dubbed “the young James Joyce of the hip hop generation,” Coates’ sharp, elegant prose delves into the state of black America today with insight and clarity. This is at 7:30pm at the Wisconsin Union Theater. More info at humanities.wisc.edu/events.
Tonight is the annual meeting of the “Friends of the Lakeshore Nature Preserve.” John Kutzbach will speak on “Learning to “See” Climate Change: From Wisconsin to the World and Back Again.” This is at 6:30 pm at Arboretum Auditorium, 1207 Seminole Highway. For more info, call Doris at 608-233-0676.
The Urban League of Greater Madison seeks 100 more volunteer tutors to support students in the final quarter of the school year. With the change in weather and the end of the school year quickly approaching, having someone to help students maintain their academic focus can make a huge difference. For more information on the Schools of Hope Middle School Tutoring Program, call Laureine at 608-729-1225.