Community Announcements

Bridge Volunteering is a Resource

Bridge, located at 1918 Parmenter Street, is a great option for students looking to have a change in scenery, meet with a few friends and participate in some fun stuff.  This year Bridge will be offering homework/tutor times, art classes, mindfulness class and lots more (while ALWAYS providing snacks). Please go to to check out the new website and sign up for some of the daily calendar events. Bridge will be following Dane County Covid rules and regulations.

11th annual “Imagination Begins with You..." HS Writing Contest


“Imagination Begins with You…” high school writing contest.


Contest Description: Short story, less than 1,000 words.

Prizes: First place winner receives $300. Second place winner receives $100.

Publication: Winners and most finalist stories may be published in a short story collection (available in paperback and eBook).

Deadline: March 15, 2021

Yoga/Meditation for Teens

  • Come to listen to a guided relaxation and reset, to help begin the week with a sense of peace.Screens and mic's can be off while you experience the practice. 

Mondays: 8:15-8:45am Mindful Monday Zoom link

  • Gentle flow is offered to all! End the week by releasing the time online, in community practice. All are welcome, screens optional! Led by Betsy Delzer.

Fridays 11:00-11:30am Friday Yoga zoom link

Sand Dunes

Speaker Series

Galin is putting together a webinar series. We're hosting local experts to speak on a variety of topics over the coming months. Here's the  link to register:

American Legion Test/Scholarship

The American Legion Department of Wisconsin will offer a test on March 8-19, 2021on knowledge of City, County, State and Federal Government and flag etiquette. The test is offered to 10th, 11th and 12th grade students. The top scorers at each grade level in each of The American Legion Districts are eligible to win scholarships.

The test consists of 50 multiple choice, true/false questions and an essay question.

Interested students will register at the same time that they take the test. The test window will be open on March 8, it will not be open prior. The questions are timed so the answers cannot be researched. The test can only be taken one time per student per year.

Click here for flyer.

Friends Forever International Now Accepting Applications

The Rape Crisis Center Youth Advisory Board (GameChangers) is working on a multimedia Zine that’s focus is a world-making project for a more just future (more details below). We are asking local young people in highschool or college to submit a piece of work (essays, poetry, prose, artwork, etc.).

Click on these forms for more info:

  Word Submission form and this Interest Form with your students. 

What We're Doing


Writing and performing music, and recording lyrics in seminars like Clark Street Studio Project and Cigar Box guitars, along with Guitar Club.