Family Support and Resource CenterFSRC Home
About Us
Resource Center
Suggested Reading
Online Donations
Families Can't Wait
Equipment Exchange
Providing Care
Careers @ FSRC
Contact Us
Dane County Department of Human ServicesUnited Way of Dane County

July 2017 Activities

Saturday Science: More Than Fireworks

Saturday, July 1st   

·       Cost: FREE!

·       Time: 10am-12pm

·       Location: Town Center of the Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St, Madison

·       Explore changes in science and technology through interactive exploration stations.


USPS Unveils “Total Solar Eclipse” Forever Stamp

Saturday, July 8th

·       Cost: FREE!

·       Time: 10am-12pm

·       Location: UW Space Place, 2300 S. Park St, Madison

·       You’re invited to the dedication of the United States Postal Service’s new Forever Stamp celebrating the total solar eclipse happening on August 21. The last visible eclipse in the United States was in February 1979. This dedication and lecture is for eclipse enthusiasts of all ages. Kids will get to make their own eclipse viewer.


Art Cart & Art Cart EXTRA

Multiple dates

·       Cost: FREE!

·       See schedule for dates, times, and locations.

·       These outdoor art programs travel to parks, playgrounds, and beaches across Dane County. Programs are designed for children ages three and above.


Dane County Farmers’ Market


·       Time: 6:15am-1:45pm

·       Location: Capitol Square, Madison

·       This is the largest producer-only Farmers’ Market in the country. All items are produced by the members behind the tables, with approximately 300 vendors throughout the year.


Bird & Nature Outings


·       Cost: FREE!

·       Visit website for times and locations.

·       This is a kid-friendly outing promoting healthy outdoor nature recreation and education. Outings are led by trained naturalists and volunteer walk leaders at various parks in Madison.



·       Cost: FREE!

·       Location: Several around Dane County

·       Website identifies beaches with lifeguard services and provides a link to beach conditions.


Splash Parks in Dane County:

·       Cypress Park – Madison

·       Elver Park – Madison

·       Reindahl (Amund) Park – Madison

·       Conservancy Commons Park – DeForest

·       McKee Farms Park – Fitchburg

·       Lakeview Park – Middleton


Open Gym Options in Dane County:

·       Legacy Academy – Fitchburg

·       Madtown Twisters – East & West Madison

·       PlayN Wisconsin – Middleton

·       Pump It Up – Fitchburg

·       Rockin’ Jump – Madison

·       Sky Zone – Madison



back to home

Copyright © 2017 Family Support & Resource Center. All rights reserved | Website Terms of Use | Site Map