Mark your calendar for Madison Public Library Foundation’s favorite fall gathering, Ex Libris Vol. XIV: Local Flavor, on Friday, November 8 from 7–10 p.m.!

Our annual fundraiser is a premier local tradition that will once again feature an array of locally made craft beverages and bites to benefit Madison Public Library. Dane County restaurants, breweries, vendors, and sponsors provide samples of delicious food and drinks at this evening event, which also includes live music, a DJ, and an online auction. If you own or work at a business and are interested in sponsoring the event or participating as a food or beverage vendor, email

Tickets will go on sale at in early September. Watch for more information in our fall newsletter and on the foundation website.