Past Events

The Reeb Rave!

James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Sat, November 17 2018 - 11:00 am

  The Reeb Rave is a fundraiser and potluck to support the ongoing work of James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation. This year's theme is The Wizard of Oz! Bring your family and friends and enjoy music, dinner, live and silent auctions – maybe even some lions and tigers and bears (Oh my!). You’re welcome to dress to impress by coming as your favorite character from Oz. Suggested donation for dinner is $10 per adult or $25 for...

A Talk with Fania Davis

Overture Center
Thu, November 8 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

            RECLAIMING OUR HUMANITY A Talk with Fania Davis   This talk will focus on youth and the practice of Restorative Justice.   In the United States, the school-to-prison pipeline (SPP), also known as the school-to-prison link or the schoolhouse-to-jailhouse track, is the disproportionate tendency of minors and young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds to become incarcerated, because of increasingly harsh school and municipal...

TimeBank Youth Court Dinner and Discussion at Holy Wisdom Monastery

Holy Wisdom Monastery
Tue, October 30 2018 - 5:15 pm to 7:30 pm

                The Connection between Politics and Spirituality Holy Wisdom Monastery is hosting a series of programs designed to explore the interface between politics and the spiritual convictions that undergird our commitment to peace, justice and equality. Regardless of whether or not we identify ourselves with a particular religious tradition, being a person of faith in today’s politically divisive climate means honoring our...

Social Justice Center Fall Garden Cleanup Workdays

Social Justice Center Few St. Garden
Tue, October 23 2018 - 10:00 am to Wed, October 24 2018 - 3:00 pm

          Dane County TimeBank Pop Up Projects presents:   Social Justice Center Garden Fall Cleanup   We have two workdays scheduled to do some fall garden clean up on the side of the Social Justice Center.  Tuesday, 10/23 and Wednesday, 10/24 from 10-3 each day.  We'll be weeding and cleaning the space in preparation for the spring!    Help us make a beautiful garden at the SJC! The TimeBank's pop up projects aim to connect members to...

TimeBank's 13th Birthday Bash and Social Justice Center Open House

Social Justice Center
Sat, October 20 2018 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

On 10/20 the TimeBank becomes a teenager! That's right, we're celebrating 13 years of neighbors helping neighbors! We have a ton to celebrate including (but not limited to): -The 3 year anniversary of our work on the community restorative justice collaboration with ywca and Briarpatch. In the past 3 years, 1350 kids have gone through rj as an alternative to the traditional system. That's 80% of all the tickets issued and a whole lot of...


Warner Park Rainbow Shelter
Sun, September 30 2018 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Please join us for our fall Sharefest - celebrating a sharing economy!  This time we are highlighting caring for ourselves, our neighborhoods, and our world with free workshops to help you feel informed and inspired!  Potluck Brunch: 11-noon, Produce & Seed Swap 11-2, Community Painting 11-1, Empathy Booth 12-2, Art for Kids 12-2, TimeBank Matchmaking 12-2 and other Free Workshops including: Yoga 11:15-12:15, Restorative Justice 12-1,...

TimeBank goes to a Mallards Game!

Madison Mallards Duck Pond
Tue, July 31 2018 - 7:00 pm

  The TimeBank is going to a Mallards Game!  On July 31st TimeBank members & friends are invited to sit together and enjoy a Mallards Game at the Duck Pond.  We are among a few organizations in the Nonprofit Spotlight that evening which allows us to raise money before the game and during the intermission selling raffle tickets.  Please contact Amy to sign up to volunteer and help with the raffle (and get a free ticket & hat as a...

Social Justice Center Open House

Social Justice Center
Fri, July 20 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

New and exciting changes are in store: The Social Justice Center is about to get a huge makeover in order to become an even more vibrant hub of social justice activity, collaboration and activism! The TimeBank's office is located here!We want our neighbors to be as excited as we are to see the new and improved SJC become a reality, so on Friday July 20th the SJC is having an open house to kickoff our fundraising campaign to support the...

Garden Work Day

Social Justice Center - 1202 Williamson St
Mon, June 11 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Calling all gardeners!  The Social Justice Center is looking for a few people to help with cleaning up the SJC’s rain garden. It’s gotten overgrown and we want to make it beautiful again. There will be a work day on Monday, June 11th from 10-12. 1202 Williamson St. In the event it rains, we’ll meet up on Tuesday, June 12th from 10-12. Bring your shovels and garden tools if you’ve got them.  Can you make it?  We hope so!  Bring your garden...

Madison Mutual Aid Network Cooperative - Monthly Social

Art In
Wed, May 23 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Madison Mutual Aid Network Cooperative With special guests from Mutual Aid Distaster Relief!   questions? (608)443-8229 This month we have very special guests from Mutual Aid Disaster Relief! Some of us enjoyed their fantastic training on Sunday - learn about it, talk about local efforts and dreams, and explore how we will all work together and support each other in the future.   We’ll provide delicious food and a kid-friendly space. You...


Brittingham Park Shelter
Sat, May 5 2018 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Join the Dane County TimeBank and partners in celebrating Spring - at a fun, free community event filled with food, beverages, and activities based in a sharing economy!               Potluck Brunch 11:00-noon (please label food and bring your own plate, bowl, cup, and utensils if possible)   Plant, Seed, & Garden Supplies Swap 11:00-2:00 (please label your plants & seeds)   Skill Share Workshops! 11:15  * InfoShop Buttonmaker *...

Community Wellness Fair! “It’s An Experience, Not An Expo!”

Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center - 953 Jenifer St, Madison
Sat, April 28 2018 - 3:00 pm to 8:30 pm

We, Madison Area Wellness Collective, are holding our first community event and Dane County TimeBank is co-sponsoring:   The Community Wellness Fair! “It’s An Experience, Not An Expo!” Saturday, April 28th from 3:00p – 8:30p at the Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center. It’s FREE for attendees and presenters and a true collaborative event, with MAWC members, UW-Madison students, our friends and neighbors, and hopefully YOU from the Dane County...

Circle Up documentary screening and panel discussion

Discovery Building, UW Madison campus
Sat, March 10 2018 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Dane County TimeBank & partners are proud to present…   CIRCLE UP, a new, award-winning documentary on restorative justice forgiveness, violence prevention, healing, and human dignity.  The screening will be followed by Q&A with director, Julie Mallozzi, and panel discussion with individuals working on or participating in restorative justice initiatives locally.   After the brutal slaying of her teenage son, Janet Connors...


Tue, March 6 2018 - 12:00 am to 11:45 pm

THE BIG SHARE  is TODAY, March 6th!!!   THE BIG SHARE is an opportunity to support fundraising for the TimeBank and share in the ripples of postive connections, resource exchange, and collaboration across our community.  You can help support TimeBank by giving TODAY.  We encourage  giving during the times listed below.  By giving during the POWER HOURS you have the opportunity to INCREASE your donation's impact.  You can learn more about...

Gentle Yoga for Adults

Sun Prairie Library
Sat, February 17 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Adults are invited to join us for a gentle yoga session with yoga instructor, Jonathan Garber.  Please bring a yoga mat or beach towel, and wear stretchy, comfortable clothing (avoid jeans).  Registration is not required, but space is limited so please come early! 

TimeBank Polar Plunge!

Christy's Landing
Sat, February 10 2018 - 1:00 pm

TimeBank is taking the winter plunge! After having so much fun with this last year we're participating in a fundraiser by doing the polar plunge again this year! We'll be diving in on Saturday February 16th, at Christy's Landing on Lake Waubesa (2952 Waubesa Ave.). We're looking for some brave souls to join us who are willing to take the plunge to help us raise some funds! You can join the team at https://wisconsin-winter-plunge-2019....

Evening of Comedy Games

Tue, January 30 2018 - 6:00 pm

Join us for an evening of pizza and Comedy Games, led by professional Comedy Improv team Terri and Scotty Rorek - formerly of Theatresports in Oshkosh.  Open to all!  No experience required, just a willingness to be silly and laugh.  Tue, Jan 30th from 6:00-8:30pm @ Sunshine Place Supper Space.  1632 W. Main St, Sun Prairie.  Call 608-572-8362 for questions or RSVP.  This will be a fun time for all - please join us!

Annual Meeting and Board Election

Sat, January 27 2018 - 12:00 pm

Please join us in our annual meeting and board election on Saturday, January 27th from 12-2 at the South Madison Library, 2222 S Park St.  We will celebrate our successes in 2017, share our excitement for 2018, and elect our board.  We have much to celebrate and we hope you join us.  Come and learn about what we're up to!  For more information on joining our board, contact us at  

Sun Prairie Halloween Party

Wed, October 18 2017 - 6:00 am

Please join us for a Halloween Party in Sun Prairie!  We will have a potluck with orange and black foods, games, a costume contest, ghost stories, music, and fun.  Bring a dish to share if you like (orange & black - or any color).  Questions or RSVP - 608-572-8362 or Wed, Oct 18th, 6:00pm - 8:30pm.  @ Sunshine Place - Supper Space, 1632 W Main St, Sun Prairie FYI the Sun Prairie Neighborhood Care Team is...

Sun Prairie - Sing-Along and Talent Share

Thu, September 21 2017 - 6:00 am

Please join us for a Sing-Along and Talent Share on Thu, Sep 21, 6-8 pm at Sunshine Place in Sun Prairie.  We will eat some pizza, have a little show & tell of jokes, stories, poems, songs (for those that wish), and then do some singing.  Feel free to bring instruments and additional lyrics. 


Sun, September 10 2017 - 11:00 am

ShareFest is here again! Sunday, Sep 10th 11am-2:00pmTenney Park Shelter - Johnson St. Join the Dane County TimeBank and partners in celebrating a sharing economy at a fun, free community event filled with food, refreshing beverages, and activities based on a sharing economy. Featuring a Potluck, a Stuff Swap (trade gently used items), kid's activities, a TimeBank Action Cafe (on wellness, TimeBank technology, and home repair), and Skill...


Sat, July 29 2017 - 4:00 pm

THE PEOPLE’S PICNIC COME JOIN IN THE FUN! Hi! The TimeBank is co-sponsoring a picnic with Wisconsin Revolution and some other awesome organizations!  Come have some fun with us! What: A picnic! Featuring food, kids games/activities, whiffle ball, Free Farmer’s Market*, Free Yard Sale*, and information about the co-sponsoring organizations and how to get involved. When: Saturday, July 29th from 4:00pm-7:00pm Where: At Vilas Park near the...

Bird & Nature Walk in Cherokee Marsh North - Sat Jul 15, 10 am

Sat, July 15 2017 - 10:00 am

Please join us for a Bird & Nature Walk in Cherokee Marsh - North Unit this Saturday morning.  We will stroll and notice plants, birds, insects, animals, the river, woods, prairie, and marsh, and learn a little too!  It will be slow paced and we will cover just some of the park.  10-11:45am, Sat July 15th.  Meet at shelther in North Unit.  6098 N Sherman Ave.  Directions: follow N Sherman Ave north past Northport Dr all the way...

TimeBank Community Picnic in Sun Prairie

Mon, June 26 2017 - 6:00 am

Please join us for a Community Picnic in Sheehan Park at the West Shelter (across from the library), on Mon, Jun 26, 6-8 pm.  We will have food, games, and fun.  Bring games or a dish to share if you like.  Meet other Sun Prairie TimeBank members or learn about the TimeBank if you are new.  For questions, call Amy: 608-663-0400.

Restorative Justice Storytelling, Collaboration, and Celebration

Sat, May 20 2017 - 1:00 am

Have you, your child, or someone you know participated in youth/peer courts or restorative circles through the Dane County TimeBank, YWCA Madison, or Briarpatch Youth Services rather than going to municipal court? What did you think? We want to hear from you. Come talk about your experience as a respondent, juror, parent, or community helper. Let's learn and grow together.  #neighborshelpingneighbors   Dane County TimeBank, YWCA of...