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Learning Series

The Learning Series features educational events, hands-on workshops, and informational stories about projects, people, activities, and initiatives. Attend a workshop, read about a new initiative, take a guided park tour and more. The Learning Series is free to all, thanks to the Madison Parks Foundation.

Upcoming events are listed below.

Madison Parks Foundation
  • Learn About Small-Scale Composting

    Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

    Location: Reindahl (Amund) Park


    We've partnered with Rooted and UW-Extension to offer this free class held at the community garden at Reindahl Park. Participants will gather to learn about small-scale composting, which can be used to convert garden debris and household food waste to improve soil fertility and quality.  The speaker will share different composting methods for different goals, available materials, and space … Read more

  • Movies with Madison Parks - Surf's Up: A Major Ocean Picture

    Thursday, July 28, 2022, 4:30pm to 7:30pm

    Location: Marshall Park


    Grab a blanket or bring a lawn chair and enjoy the FREE show! All are welcome! *NEW* DATE: Thursday, July 28, 2022 LEARN TO KAYAK - 4:30pm, more info & registration coming soon! MOVIE TIME: 6:00pm LOCATION: Marshall Park MOVIE: Surf's Up: A Major Ocean Picture MOVIE DETAILS: A behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship, and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody … Read more