Tonight is “Sonic Journalism: Sounds from Dangerous Places,” a lecture by Peter Cusack. Sounds from Dangerous Places asks “What can we learn of dangerous places by listening to their sounds?” This talk will include recordings and photographs from Chernobyl, the Caspian oil fields and the Aral Sea, Kazakhstan. This free event is at 5pm at the Chazen Museum, 800 University Avenue. For more info, call Jamie at 608-262-3956.
Tonight is “Ignite Madison: Social Good” – an evening of five minute presentations by people who have an idea – and the guts – to get onstage and share it with fellow creative folks. This Ignite Madison event will be a collaboration with the Madison Nonprofit Day, and will feature 10 people with stories to tell about their work doing social good. There is a cost for this event, and all proceeds go to the Madison Nonprofit Day. This is at 6pm at High Noon Saloon, 701 East Washington Avenue. More info at ignitemadison.org.