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Each year, University League plans four to six large group programs for its members and friends. Our programs are open to the public. Reservations are required. More information is detailed in appropriate issues of the League Letter. Reservation forms are posted as they become available.

Contact Information:

Program Chair: Elaine Rosenblatt

Assistant Program Chair: Joan Leffler

Reservationist: Betty Zeps

Program Calendar 2021-2022 (PDF)

2021–2022 Programs

Luncheon & Annual Meeting

Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 11:00 am
Maple Bluff Country Club

Stanley Temple, Professor Emeritus of Conservation and Wildlife Ecology, will present a talk on “Aldo Leopold, Phenology and Climate Change”

Program Information (pdf)

Program Reservation Form (pdf)

Past 2020–2021 programs

Spring Luncheon

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 11:00 am
Blackhawk Country Club

Rochelle Pennington, author, speaker, and columnist will explore the history and the mystery surrounding the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald on November 10, 1975, in Lake Superior.

Program information (pdf)

Program Reservation Form (pdf)

Candlelight Concert

Friday, December 3, 2021, 7:00 pm
Virtual Program,Via Zoom and YouTube

Madison Savoyards will perform a variety of songs from their repertoire

Pr0gram Information (pdf)

Program Reservation Form (pdf)

Fall Coffee 

Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 10:00 am
Blackhawk Country Club
3606 Blackhawk Drive
Madison, WI 53705

Amy Gilman, Director of the Chazen Art Museum, will discuss the role of university art museums and how the Chazen adjusted its focus and operations during the Covid 19 pandemic.

Program Information (pdf)

Program Reservation Form (pdf)

Summer Tour

Thursday, July 29, 2021, 11:00 am
Virtual Program, via Zoom

Old World Wisconsin

Dan Freas, Director of Old World Wisconsin, will take us on a virtual tour of this popular historic site, giving a history of its origins and highlighting its newest exhibits:  a 1930s tavern and a brew pub.

Program Information and Reservation Instructions (pdf)