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Archive for September, 2010

WORT “In Our Back Yard” to broadcast from Goodman Center Sept 28, 6:30-7pm

Posted by eastsidehistorymadison on September 21, 2010

WORT’s locally focused news show “In Our Back Yard”airs live from the Goodman Center on Tuesday Sept. 28th, 6:30-7:00 pm. This show is one in a series of live broadcasts from local neighborhood centers.

This Tuesday Curt Martin, owner of Martin Glass, will talk about his friend Sid Boyum, the eccentric artist who created sculptures now found around the Schenks-Atwood area.

There will be room for a small audience at the Goodman Center and snacks on offer. Come on down and join the conversation!

Follow this link to more photos of Sid Boyum’s sculptures.

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September 18th meeting: Hinrichs Brothers, Cartoonists & East Siders

Posted by eastsidehistorymadison on September 3, 2010

Twin brothers Art (the editor) and Ed (the artist) Hinrichs produced “The Week’s Roundup” editorial cartoon for the Capital Times from February 1959-1972.
Susan (Hinrichs) and Rob Anderson will share their collection of the Hinrichs brothers’ cartoons. Relatives of the Hinrichs family will talk about their lives and work. Come share your memories related to the events covered in some of the cartoons.

Saturday, September 18th


Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa St.

$2 suggested donation

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