Thursday, June 6

Bridge club social, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1-3 p.m., learn to play or practice your skills, no registration required

Shared Table Community Meal, McFarland Lutheran Church, 5:15-6:15 p.m., free and nutritious meal for local residents, all are welcome

Friday, June 7

Memory screening, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30-11:30 a.m., specialists from the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Dane County will provide these free screenings and have informationabout memory, memory clinics, brain health and other local resources, call 838-9030 to register or stop by the library checkout desk to sign up for an appointment

Dairy Day at the Gazebo, Arnold Larson Park, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., McFarland Sparks 4-H Club will sell ice cream sundaes for $3 to celebrate June Dairy Month, proceeds benefit travel vouchers for the local senior outreach center

Saturday, June 8

Friends of the library book sale, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., sale will feature Packers and Badgers books, proceeds benefit the library

Sunday, June 9

High school graduation, 1 p.m., McFarland High School A gym

Monday, June 10

Toddler storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Food pantry open, 5404 Anthony St., 3-6 p.m.

Video game addiction talk for parents, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., UW professor C. Shawn Green will share his insights and findings about this important topic affecting families, no registration required

Tuesday, June 11

Preschool storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Read to dogs, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1:30 p.m.,grab a favorite book or try something new as a canine companion listens to children read, sign up begins 15 minutes prior to the start of the program

Wednesday, June 12

Baby & Me storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., siblings are welcome to join as well, no registration required, free

Book club meeting, E.D. Locke Public Library, 2 p.m., group will discuss “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien, new members welcome

Historic McFarland walking tour, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., local historian Ron Larson will give a one-hour walking tour of downtown starting and ending at the library, register online at www.mcfarlandlibrary.org

Thursday, June 13

Summer library program kickoff, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1 p.m., activities in Discovery Garden Park (located on the library property) including galactic slime making, at 2 p.m. space educator John Heasley will provide an interactive program inside the library

Shared Table Community Meal, McFarland Lutheran Church, 5:15-6:15 p.m., free and nutritious meal for local residents, all are welcome

Saturday, June 15

Food pantry open, 5404 Anthony St., 9-10:30 a.m.

Monday, June 17

Toddler storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Food pantry open, 5404 Anthony St., 3-6 p.m.

Tuesday, June 18

Preschool storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Adult craft club, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., learn to make paper flowers and paper bowls, all materials provided, free, registration required, call the library at 838-9030 or stop by the checkout desk to sign up

Wednesday, June 19

Baby & Me storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., siblings are welcome to join as well, no registration required, free

Alien building workshop, E.D. Locke Public Library, 2 p.m., participants will design and create their own doodlebot alien, program designed for children in grades 1-5, materials will be provided by the library, no registration required, free

Food cart frenzy, Arnold Larson Park, 5-7 p.m., a variety of food trucks will be at the park, a portion of the proceeds will benefit the McFarland Lions and Lioness Clubs

Thursday, June 20

Zoozort, E.D. Locke Public Library, 2 p.m., learn about exotic animals like the fennec fox, chinchilla, python, lemur and more, free

Shared Table Community Meal, McFarland Lutheran Church, 5:15-6:15 p.m., free and nutritious meal for local residents, all are welcome

Sundaes on Thursdays, Arnold Larson Park, 6:30-8 p.m., enjoy ice cream sundaes and music by Almost In Time Dixieland Jazz Band, proceeds benefit McFarland Optimist Club

Friday, June 21

Congressional staff listening session, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1 p.m., outreach staff from Rep. Mark Pocan’s office will talk with community members about their concerns.

Teen after hours: painting with Bob Ross, E.D. Locke Public Library, 5:30 p.m., teens are invited to paint along while watching a Bob Ross video, there will also be a game of Bob Ross bingo with prizes, free, registration not required but appreciated on the library’s web page

Sunday, June 23

Strawberry shortcake social, Larson House Museum, 1-4 p.m., enjoy music by Moldy Jam and strawberry shortcake at this event benefittng the McFarland Historical Society and Larson House Museum, other food will also be for sale, there will be a trick dog show and tours of the Larson House

Monday, June 24

Toddler storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Food pantry open, 5404 Anthony St., 3-6 p.m.

Tuesday, June 25

Preschool storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., no registration required, free

Read to dogs, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1:30 p.m., grab a favorite book or try something new as a canine companion listens to children read, sign up begins 15 minutes prior to the start of the program

Census jobs informational meeting, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., find out how you can become part of the census taking process

Wednesday, June 26

Baby & Me storytime, E.D. Locke Public Library, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., siblings are welcome to join as well, no registration required, free

Pillow fort night, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., children and their parents are invited to build pillow and blanket forts in the library, some materials will be provided but feel free to bring your own pillows, blankets and flashlights, there will also be a brief story time with snacks at the beginning of the program

Historic McFarland walking tour, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., local historian Ron Larson will give a one-hour walking tour of downtown McFarland starting and ending at the library, register online at www.mcfarlandlibrary.org

Thursday, June 27

Outer space family fun, E.D. Locke Public Library, 2 p.m., the Discovery Center Museum will host an hour-long program with five different space-themed activity stations, no registration required, free

Shared Table Community Meal, McFarland Lutheran Church, 5:15-6:15 p.m., free and nutritious meal for local residents, all are welcome

Sundaes on Thursdays, Arnold Larson Park, 6:30-8 p.m., enjoy ice cream sundaes and music by the McFarland Community Band, proceeds benefit McFarland Senior Center

Literary gems book club, E.D. Locke Public Library, 6:30 p.m., group will discuss “Going After Cacciato” by Tim O’Brien, new members welcome

Friday, June 28

Knitting and crochet meet up, E.D. Locke Public Library, 1-3 p.m., for those who want to learn to knit or crochet or are currently working on a project, no registration required

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