Today in 1977: The day after his inauguration, President Jimmy Carter declares an unconditional amnesty for draft resisters, both the accused and those who might have faced possible prosecution.
It’s today’s Action Calendar!
The Radicals and Progressives “Meet and Eat” is tonight at 5pm at the Orient House Restaurant, 626 South Park Street. More info at 249-0879.
This Thursday and Friday, UW-Whitewater’s Music Department presents two concerts. Thursday is Due East, a flute-percussion duo in performance with the UWW Percussion Quartet. Friday, Awea Duo, a flute and saxophone duo, perform a U.S. Premiere of Shades of Darkness, in addition to a mixed program including pieces from Bach, Mozart, and others. These are at 7:30pm in the Light Recital Hall of the Greenhill Center for the Arts in Whitewater. There is a cost for both concerts. Call 262-472-2222 for tickets, or purchase online at tickets.uww.edu
This Saturday is the 4th Annual Slave Free Madison Film Festival! This year’s theme is U.S. Teens and Trafficking, with three films and follow-up discussions. This at Madison Central Library, Room 302, 201 West Mifflin Street. For a list of films, schedule, and more info, visit slavefreemadison.squarespace.com/
The Parental Stress line helps prevent child abuse by connecting parents who are stressed or feeling alone with volunteers who talk with them by phone. Training is necessary. Call 241-4888, extension 26 for details.