Downtown Madison
Serving the Children of the World
Meeting Schedule
Our club has speakers from the local area and beyond to share information, organizations, happenings, and events.  Newcomers and visitors are welcome.

Date Type Title
6/1/2015 Meeting

Downtown Madison Kiwanis celebrates the academic progress of former scholarship winners as it awards its 2015 college scholarships to deserving Dane County students. 

6/2/2015 Committee

Leader: Richard Berling

Host: Mary Wallace

6/8/2015 Meeting

Director of Development for the Rugby Sports Complex in Cottage Grove, Wi mixes Rugby History in Wisconsin with other aspects of life including Community, Commerce, Competition, Youth Education and health...

6/15/2015 Meeting

Learn about the new phenomenon of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and their application to UW-Madison.  Mary K. Thompson, Director of Educational Partnerships will outline the results and conclusions...

6/22/2015 Meeting

Edgewood College Professor Jill Kirby discusses the subject that keeps college students up until 4:00am.   Can science and religion coexist in the same context?

6/23/2015 Event

Bloodmobile volunteering to include 3 shifts of approximately 2 1/4 hours each for resgistration, donor assist/canteen.

6/29/2015 Meeting

UW CFO Darrell Hazzell has been busy sharpening his pencil, and will discuss potemtial impact to the University of the proposed of deep cuts to the budget by the State of Wisconsin Legislature.

7/6/2015 Meeting

Terry Kelly ended his on-air weather career in 1985 at WKOW-TV (Channel 27) in Madison, but still works in the weather business as owner and president of Weather Central Inc.  Weather Central provides...

7/13/2015 Meeting

Tim Slekar, Edgewood College Dean of Education, is not one to back down from his position of teacher accountability and student testing.  Earlier this year, Dr. Slekar described the problems and the...

7/20/2015 Meeting

Terry and Sandy Shockley are both career broadcasters, pioneers of the television industry in Madison.  Terry was the owner local station, WKOW, in addition to a number of other ABC-afilliated stations...

7/27/2015 Meeting

Dane County Executive, Joe Parisi is a life-long resident of the county he serves.  Joe is a former County Clerk and State Assemblyman who has also served as President of the Board of Operation Fresh...

8/3/2015 Meeting

UW History Professor Karl Shoemaker is also affiliated with the School of Law is a long-time student of English Common Law. 

8/5/2015 Committee

Leader: Keith Notbohm

Host: Elaine Lohr

8/10/2015 Meeting

UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank has faced many challenges in her 2-year stint in Madison.  The latest, and perhaps the most formidable, is the proposed $300m budget cut from Governor Walker, and...

8/17/2015 Meeting

AVID-TOPS (Advancement via Individual Determination-Teens of Promise) is a program coordinated jointly by the Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) and the Boys and GIrls Club of Dane County, and...