Today, Dr. Mary Kelley from the University of Michigan, a pioneering figure in American women’s history and the history of the book in America, lectures on “Mental Feasts: Practicing Abolitionism in Antebellum America.” This is at 4pm in Bunge Room, 4207 Helen C. White Hall, 600 North Park Street. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Sunday is the Madison Sail Expo! Learn about all aspects of Madison wind sports, from kiteboarding to iceboating. Sail a model sailboat. Learn about youth and adult instructional programs. This free event is Sunday, May 3rd, from 10am to 2pm at the Brittingham Park Shelter, at West Washington and Park Street. More info at madisonsailexpo.com.
Friday evening is a free screening of the biopic “Cesar Chavez.” Bring a picnic dinner to enjoy before the movie start time of 8:15pm. The event and popcorn are free thanks to the union sponsors. This is Friday on the lawn of the Madison Labor Temple, 1602 South Park Street. For more info, call Thor at 669-5383.