Weekend - Places And People

Food and Wine

Botham Vineyards8180 Langberry Rd., Barneveld, 53507. 888-478-9463.

Brennan's MarketMadison West--5533 University Ave. 233-2777. Madison--8210 Watts Rd. 833-2893. New Glarus--218 Hoesly Dr. 527-4383. Monroe--701 8th St. 325-4433. Weekly wine tasting Saturdays 11a--5p. Free.

Carr Valley StoreAll cooking classes held at Sauk City store, 807 Phillips Blvd. 608-643-3441.

Fromagination12 S. Carroll St. 255-2430.

Gail Ambrosius--Chocolatier2086 Atwood Ave. 249-3500.

Grape & Co. 745 N. High Point Rd. 831-8900. Weekly wine tastings Fridays 6--8p. Free.

Harvest21 N. Pinckney St. 255-6075.

L'Etoile25 N. Pinckney St. 251-0500.

Graze1 S. Pinckney St., Madison 608-251-2700

Trader Joe's1864 Monroe St. 257-1916. Weekly Wine Tastings Tuesdays 4--7p. Free.

Willy Street Co-op1221 Williamson St. 251-0884.

Wollersheim Winery7876 State Rd. 188, Prairie du Sac. 800-847-9463.

Book Stores

Barnes & Noble West 7433 Mineral Point Rd., 827-0809. Storytime Tues 10:30am. Various themes. Toddlers age 3 and under; preschool, age 3--6. Writing Group Tues at 7p. Writing workshop.

Barnes & Noble East1 East Towne Mall, 241-4695. Amy's Story Corner Mon 10:30a. Storytime with singing, coloring and imaginative fun. Super Sarah Storytime Tues 10:30a. Singing, fingerplays, coloring and more.

Borders East2173 Zeier Rd., 240-0080. Storytime Wednesdays at 10:30. Storytime for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.

A Room of One's Own307 W. Johnson St., 257-7888. Sister Drum Circle Mondays at 6:30p. Drumming circle for women and teens. Free; no experience needed and drums are provided. Held at East Madison Community Center, 8 Straubel Ct. Call 838-7011 or email Sashe at for more information.

Booked for MurderSelling new, used and collectible mysteries since 1988 2701 University Ave, Madison, WI, 53705, 238.2701, 800.200.5996

The University Book Store702 N Midvale Blvd, Madison, 608-238-8455


Olbrich Botanical Gardens3330 Atwood Ave. 246-4550. Olbrich's Leaf Mulch Sale, Public Sale April 16, 2-5 pm, April 17, 9 am-12 pm Olbrich's Leaf Mulch Sale, Load-Your-Own Sale April 17, 12-4 pm, April 18-May 6, 9 am-4 pm

UW Arboretum1207 Seminole Hwy. 263-7888.


Chazen Museum of Art 800 University Ave. 263-2246. Hours: Tues?Fri 9a?5p, Sat?Sun 11a?5p.

Geology Museum1215 W Dayton St. Madison, WI 262 2399 Monday ? Friday 8:30-4:30 Saturday 9:00-1:00 Closed on Sundays Exhibits include Rocks and Minerals, Meteorites, Fluorescent display, Fossils, and Dinosaurs.

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art . 227 State St. 257-0158. Events free unless noted.

Madison Children's Museum100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI 53703 608-256-6445 Hours: Mon--Fri 9a--4p, Sat 9a--5p, Sun 12p--5p. All events kid-friendly.

Wisconsin Historical Museum 30 N. Carroll St. 264-6555. Hours: Tues--Sat 9am--4pm

Wisconsin Veterans Museum 30 W. Mifflin St. 267-1799. Hours: Mon--Sat 9a--4:30p.


Absolutely Art2322 Atwood Ave. 249-9100. Hours: Tues--Fri 10a--5p, Sat 10a--6p, Sun 11a--4p.

Andrew Balkin Editions1021 S. Park St. 826-0870. Hours: Mon--Fri 10--5, Sat by appointment.

Arboretum Steinhauer Gallery1207 Seminole Hwy. 263-7888.

Art Saint Ann Gallery 210 N. Henry St. 255-3422.

Art In The Afternoon 469-2994. Hours: By appointment.

Artisan Gallery6858 Paoli Rd., Paoli. 845-6600.

Bindley Collection 702 N. Midvale Blvd. #142 (Hilldale Mall). Hours: Mon-Fri 10a-9p, Sat 11a-6p, Sun 11a-5p.

Broden Gallery Ltd.218 N. Henry St. 256-6100

Bungalow 12271227 E. Wilson St. 206-6584. Hours: Thurs--Fri 11a--6p, Sat 11a--5p, Sun 12--5p, and by appointment.

Chazen Museum of Art800 University Ave. Hours: Tue-Fri 9a-5p, Sat-Sun 11a-5p

De Ricci Gallery 1000 Edgewood College Dr. 663-2230.

Design GalleryUW School of Human Ecology, 1300 Linden Dr. 262-8815. Hours: Wed--Fri 11a--5:30p, Sat--Sun 12--5p.

Driftless Studio2981 Cahill Main, Fitchburg. Hours: Mon-Fri 12-6p, Sat 10a-4p.

Fanny Garver Gallery 230 State St. 256-6755.

Grace Chosy Gallery 1825 Monroe St. 255-1211.

Froth House11 N. Allen St. 231-0100. Mon--Fri 6:30a--6p, Sat--Sun 8a--6p. The Froth House is an Art House Café; not only do we serve delicious food and beverages, we also provide a space for our community to enjoy Fine Arts. We make donations to local organizations to improve their services to the community.

Gallery 323323 East Wilson St. Madison, WI 53703 255 8998 Media includes fine art glass, studio ceramics, sculpture, abstract works on paper, vintage poster art and works by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Hembrough Gallery33 Brodhead St., Mazomanie. 575-7750. Hours: Mon-Fri 10a-5p, Sat 10a-6p.

Madison Art Guild U.W. Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Ave., C5/2 Surgical Waiting Lounge.

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art227 State St. 257-0158. Hours: Tues--Wed 11a--5p, Thurs--Fri 11a--8p, Sat 10a--8p, Sun 12--5p.

Macaulay Gallery Social Justice Center1202 Williamson St. 227-0206. Hours: Mon--Fri, 8a--6p or by appointment.

Milward Farrel Fine Art2701 Monroe St. Suite 200 Madison, WI 53711 238 6501 Art and craft of the Twenty-First century

Neville Public Museum of Brown County210 Museum Place Green Bay, WI (920) 448-4460

Hue Art Gallery 1934 Monroe St. 442-0500.

Janus Galleries 2701 Monroe St. 233-2222.

James Watrous Gallery of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters201 State St. (Overture Center). 265-2500. Hours: Tues--Thurs 11a--5p, Fri--Sat 11a--9p, Sun 1--5p.

Lazzaro Fine Art184 West Main St., Stoughton. 873-2000. Hours: Fri, Sat 10a--4p or by appointment. Master/Emeritus Ongoing. An exhibition of the art of Skip Johnson, Truman Lowe, Ken Ray and N.W. Taylor.

Oakwood Art Gallery6165 Mineral Point Rd. 232-0567.

Office of the Lieutenant GovernorState Capitol. 266-3516. Hours: Mon--Fri 8a--5p.

Olbrich Botanical Gardens3330 Atwood Ave. 246-4550.

Overture State St. 258-4177. Hours: Mon--Thurs 10:30a--5:30p, Fri--Sat 10:30a--9p, Sun 12--5p.

Paoli House Gallery 6891 Paoli Rd, Paoli. 848-9606. Hours: Tues--Sat 10a--5p. Sun 12--5p

Portage Center for the Arts, Drury Gallery301 E. Cook Street ? Portage, WI 53901, 608-742-5655,

Promega BioPharmaceutical Technology Center5445 E. Cheryl Pkwy. Hours: Mon--Fri 8a--4p.

Renée Glass Factory100 S. Baldwin St. Suite 100. 255-1000.

Wisconsin Academy Watrous Gallery 201 State St. (Overture Center) 265-2500.

Steenbock Gallery Wisconsin AcademyMon--Fri 8a--4:30p. 1922 University Ave. 437-7880.

Sundance Cinemas Art GallerySundance 608,Hilldale Mall, 430 N. Midvale Blvd. Hours: Daily, 9 a--10 p.

UW-Madison Arboretum Steinhauer Trust Gallery1207 Seminole Hwy. 263-7888. Hours: Mon--Fri 9:30a--4p, Sat--Sun 12:30--4p.

Wisconsin Union Langdon St. 262-7592.

Tandem Press 201 S. Dickinson St. 263-3437. Mon--Fri 9a--5p.

The Mazomanie Historic Art Center(The center is historic, not the art) Mazomanie, Wis., at 105 Crescent St. one block north of The Old Feed Mill.

UW Arboretum Steinhauer Trust Gallery 1207 Seminole Hwy. 263-7888. Arboretum Tours Sundays, 1p, 2p, 3p.


Henry Vilas Zoo702 South Randall Avenue, Madison, WI 53715-1665 Zoo Phone Number: 608-266-4732

Tuvalu Coffeehouse and Art Gallery300 S. Main Street, Verona, WI 53593 608.845.6800

Madison Public LibraryMain Branch, 201 W. Mifflin St.

Memorial UnionUnion Theater, Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St.

Monona Public Library216-7453 or 222-6127

Mount Horeb Public Library105 Perimeter Rd., Mount Horeb. 437-5021

Olbrich Botanical Gardens3330 Atwood Ave. 246-4550.

Ten Chimneys EstateS43 W31575 Depot Rd., Genesee Depot.

Willy Street Co-op1221 Williamson St. 251-0884.

Local And Regional News

Photo Galleries

This Week's Circulars

E-News Registration