Welcome to www.beyondthepage.info

Beyond the Page is a permanent endowment held by the Madison Community Foundation that annually funds humanities programming in all Dane County libraries- forever.

 

We are pleased to present our new logo.  A new website is in progress as well.  Stay tuned...

Continuing Competitive Grants:

To view a summary of the events, click here.

 

EZ Grants:

In 2018 each Dane County library will receive $1,000 to fund humanities programs.  Check our calendar to see updated events.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events
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Japanese Tea Ceremony: Talk and Demonstration

When: 
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
Where: 
E.D. Locke Public Library, McFarland

Teal Rowe spent four years living in Japan and learning about its culture.  While there, she was able to take a class on the tradition of Japanese tea making.  Teal will share her story and knowledge of this ancient tradition during an hour-long program.

Taste tasting will be included.

Summer Concert Series – Milkhouse Radio

When: 
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 6:30pm
Where: 
Fitchburg Public Library

The Fitchburg Public Library will host the bluegrass band Milkhouse Radio as a part of its Summer Concert Series.  

The Summer Concert Series is also a part of our programming for the Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock!”.

Animals Rock!

When: 
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 1:30pm
Where: 
Cambridge Community Library

Learn about their Education Animals and meet them up close! 

This “Zoo-To-You” outreach program is presented by Henry Vilas Zoo.

This program is part of the summer library program. It is generally well attended with a lot of interest.