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Check out our most recent press releases and download the foundation’s media kit below. For additional media inquiries, please email jcollins@mplfoundation.org or call 608.266.6318. If your request is time-sensitive, include your deadline in your message.

Greg Gard, Badger Theme to Give Youth Literacy a Boost at Rock & Read June 19

Press Release–Greg Gard and UW Athletics are providing an assist to Madison Public Library Foundation as it builds excitement for summer reading with its third annual Rock & Read fundraiser on Sunday, June 19, from 3-6 p.m. in the Bier Garten at Capital Brewery, 7734 Terrace Ave., Middleton.

Tickets on Sale for Lunch for Libraries With Paula McLain March 17

Press Release–Tickets are on sale now for Madison Public Library Foundation’s fifth annual Lunch for Libraries on Thursday, March 17, featuring New York Times and international best-selling historical fiction writer Paula McLain. The event will move across the street from Central Library, where it has traditionally been held, to Overture Center for the Arts to allow for more guests.

Foundation to Launch Pinney Library Capital Campaign on Giving Tuesday

Press Release–MADISON, Wis. (Tuesday, November 24, 2015) —Madison Public Library Foundation will launch its $2.5 million Capital Campaign for a New Pinney Library on Giving Tuesday, December 1, with a day-long fund drive and a family-friendly Kickoff Party at the Harmony Bar from 4–6 p.m. A $50,000 challenge grant from Lau & Bea Christensen and MGE Foundation will allow donations to be matched dollar for dollar.

Historical Fiction Writer Paula McLain Booked for Lunch for Libraries Fundraiser March 17

Press Release–New York Times and international best-selling historical fiction writer Paula McLain will headline Madison Public Library Foundation’s fifth annual Lunch for Libraries fundraiser on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at Overture Center for the Arts.

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