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A Walk Along the Madison Section of the Ice Age Trail

May 12: We’ll hike the entire Madison Segment, about 3.2 miles of trail from the Ice Age Junction lot on McKee Rd (Hwy PD) to the west end of University Ridge Golf Course on Woods Rd.  Along the way we’ll pass through the Ice Age Falls 


Forest Hill Cemetery: A Walk Through Madison History

Join us for a leisurely walk through Madison history as we observe Memorial Day a bit early.  Our leader will be Bruce Gregg, coordinator of the PLATO course, What in the World Happened...

"Racial Injustice" Videos 

Videos of lectures by Ruben Anthony and other leaders during PLATO's "Racial Injustice and Inequality in Madison, Wisconsin" course last fall are now available on YouTube.

May 11
A Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award
winning drama

Fences @ Milwaukee Rep

Fences is August Wilson at his best – challenging the American dream through a poetic, powerful, and deeply personal story of a former Negro League baseball player who must grapple with the reality of his life....

May Through September

Walk The Trails and Parks of Dane County

Join PLATO friends in a series of walks beginning May 12 and continuing through September. We hope newcomers and experienced park visitors will find something new about Dane County and Madison favorite

Register by May 6th 

Annual Luncheon Meeting At Nakoma Country Club

May 18: Our featured speaker is the nationally recognized government scholar and pollster Charles Franklin, Director of the Marquette Law School Poll.  Professor Franklin led the Law School Poll during....

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