Today in 2007: The Imagine Peace Tower, a work conceived by Yoko Ono and dedicated to John Lennon’s memory, is dedicated on the island of Videy, within sight of Reykjavik, Iceland.
The LennonOno Grant for Peace is awarded there each year.
It’s Today’s Action Calendar!
This afternoon, the Havens Center Visiting Speakers Program presents Karen Fields, lecturing on “Soul and Race in Everyday Rituals of America Life.” This is today from 4 to 6 pm in room 8417 Social Science, 1180 Observatory Drive. Free and open to the public. More info at 262-1420 or visit havenscenter.org
Community Action Coalition for South Central Wisconsin, Inc. announces the eighth year of grants to encourage creation of new community gardens and expansion of existing gardens in the City of Madison. Grants of up to two thousand dollars will be given out in early March, 2014. Applications are due this November 30th. Call Micah at 246-4730, extension 236, or visit cacscw.org/garden_grants.php for more info.
Need help enrolling in health insurance in Dane County? Marketplace enrollment should be complete by December 15th for your coverage to start on January 1st, 2014. For help sorting through your best health insurance options under the Health Insurance Marketplace or BadgerCare, assistance is available from Access Community Health Centers, Dane County Department of Human Services, and United Way of Dane County. For more info visit publichealthmdc.com/marketplace.cfm or call 608-266-4821.