We're putting together delicious, beautifully decorated holiday treat baskets to benefit our high school vocational programs. All treats will be handmade by teens in our TEENworks program using local ingredients. To find out more about each basket and reserve one (or more!) please continue to the treats webpage.
Come watch the ice-fishing musical that took Madison by storm! From their shanty, ice-fishing buddies Marvin and Lloyd sing about life, love, and the one that got away. The December 19 preview performance will benefit the Goodman Community Center's Fritz Food Pantry and the Emergency Food Services Program at the Wil-Mar Center. To buy tickets, check out dates and learn more, please visit our upcoming events page.
The holiday gift program helps families of the Goodman Community Center's youth programs provide holiday gifts to their families. You, your family, organization or business can help provide gifts to almost 400 children in our preschool, 4K, elementary afterschool, middle and high school programs. To participate or learn more,
The Goodman Community Center's Ironworks Cafe is open Friday nights, serving a delicious fish fry and burger option (meat or homemade veggie), with all the fixings! Learn more about the TEENworks vocational job program and the Ironworks Cafe by visiting our webpage.
Our GCC older adult program offer daily nutritious lunches, card games, bingo, philosophy discussions, Tai Chi, gentle exercise and lots of laughs. To read more about our daily programming--particularly on Thurdays--continue to our Older Adults Program page.
With your help, the Goodman Community Center secures the future of our participants -- young and old. We hope to never be in the position to say no to our community when they need us most. Please give today.
When Madison Schools are closed due to inclement weather, all youth and senior program activities scheduled that day are canceled. Center facilities may remain open and be staffed on a limited basis. If severe weather requires us to close the Center on a weekend, you'll find a message on our phone system and here on our home page to let you know. In some situations, private events may still take place even though the Center is closed due to severe weather. If you were planning to attend a scheduled private event, please contact your event's organizer for more information.
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