This evening is the Annual New Year’s Eve Walk at the UW Arboretum! Afterward, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and a peaceful welcome to the New Year. This free event is from 6:30 to 8pm. Meet at the UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway. More info at uwarboretum.org.
Tonight is a Candle lighting Wish Ceremony. Reflect, chant, bow, drum, light candles, and send your wishes for 2015 forward for yourself and all beings. Everyone welcome, no experience necessary. This event is free and donations are accepted. It’s from 9 to 11pm at Madison Tao Sangha Center, 2330 Willard Avenue. Space is limited, so please call ahead and RSVP to 608-257-4663.
You can make an impact on the life of a senior adult by assisting them to remain independent and living in their own home. Volunteers are matched with a senior and help with light housekeeping or other tasks once a week or bi-weekly. To get involved, call Laura with the Madison Coalitions of Older Adults at 608-243-5252.