Ménage à la Studio Jewelers: Wine, Chocolate, & the Jewelry of Paula Crevoshay Thu, May 25, 2017 — 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us for an evening of sensual indulgence! The Capitol Room is the site of this luxurious combining of fine wine, chocolate and beautiful jewels, sponsored by Madison Club member Hanna Cook-Wallace.

Come meet renowned designer Paula Crevoshay, whose extraordinary work resides in museums and private collections around the world. Ms. Crevoshay will be displaying featured piec…

Farmer's Market Brunch Sat, May 27, 2017 — 8:00AM to 1:00PM

Warmer weather is coming, and with it the return of the Madison Club's popular Saturday morning brunch. Every Saturday through September, we invite you to join us before or after your Farmer's Market shopping for a delicious meal in Churchill's!

No need to dress up for Farmer’s Market Brunch - we invite you to join us just as you are for a casual meal in your shorts, sandals a…

Summer Wine Sale Tue, May 30, 2017 — 5:00PM

Join us to stock up on favorites from our previous glass lists and tastings. Beverage Manager David Ginocchio and other staff will be on hand to assist with questions, and many bottles will be open for tasting before you purchase. Sip your favorites, and try many new options, in our Club Room and on the Patio! No reservations are required for this open-house style event. 

Encore Group Lunch & Learn Thu, Jun 1, 2017 — 12:00PM

Ready to make the most of mid-life and beyond? Join up with other Madison Club members at a similar stage in their lives by attending the monthly Encore lunch! These gatherings are a great way to boost your social network, learn what others are doing to engage further with new professional and recreational endeavors, and have some fun conversations.

Our encore group will be jo…

All-Member Mixer Wed, Jun 7, 2017 — 5:30PM to 7:30PM

Summer is here and we're kicking off the season with a social night on the club patio with great food and drinks! In honor of Centro Hispano being chosen as our 2017 Gala recipient, the evening will feature a Mexican-inspired theme. Chef Adam Struebing will offer a delicious buffet including choices like citrus-braised chicken, shredded pork, Spanish rice, roasted corn and blac…

Adventures in Food & Beverage Startups Thu, Jun 8, 2017 — 11:45AM

Ever wonder what goes into starting a food or beverage business? Save the date for this Momentum Lunch, where we'll discuss trends in food & beverage, the competitive landscape, and pose the question, "is Madison's appetite (pun intended) insatiable for more food & beverage choices?" Price for lunch is $19.

Our guest panel will feature:
• Trevor Easton, AltBrew
• Jeff …

Dinner & a Seance Fri, Jun 9, 2017 — 7:00PM

As the celestial bodies align, a thrilling dinner theater experience awaits you. Join an exclusive table of eleven guests to savor an exquisite meal from Churchill's. Executive Chef Adam Struebing and his team will be creating a delectable prix-fixe menu for the event. Then, let internationally recognized Séance Guide Lochlan Masters transport you on a journey through darkness …

June Roundtable Luncheon Mon, Jun 12, 2017 — 12:00PM to 1:00PM

Join us for lunch on the second Monday of each month for the Club's Roundtable Luncheon. Meet other like-minded Club members while you gather for networking and discussion. This is a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the Madison Club community while making valuable business contacts and friends. Topics change monthly. This month's session will take place on Monday, J…

Rose Wine Tasting Thu, Jun 15, 2017 — 6:00PM

On Thursday, June 15, please join us in the Club Room and out on our beautiful patio for a summer wine tasting. We will be accompanied by Dana Bonelli of Domaine Select.  She will focus on and present French rose for this seminar type tasting.  Please arrive at 6pm, with the tasting to begin at 6:30.  

Price is $19++ per person. Due to the popularity of this event, there is a …

June Leadership Forum Fri, Jun 16, 2017 — 8:00AM to 9:00AM

Leadership Forum is a Madison Club group led by Club member Susan Thomson. This meeting offers an opportunity to talk about business topics with other Club members who are leaders in their field. This group gathers monthly for coffee, often inviting presenters to share their wisdom and perspective. Guests are welcome to attend.

For more information or to register, please conta…

Baking with Punky Egan: Strawberry Desserts & Wine Tue, Jun 20, 2017 — 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Who can resist fresh, luscious strawberries from local growers?
We’ll make a puff pastry shortcake with strawberries; mini strawberry tartlets, and a strawberry cheesecake tart. All these delicious desserts will be paired with the lightest wines to enjoy on a perfect summer evening! Class price is $60 per person. To register, call: 608-255-4861.

Growth Bomb Luncheon: Follow Your Passion to Success Wed, Jun 21, 2017 — 11:45AM to 1:00PM

Guest speaker will be Lewis Howes, best-selling author of "The School of Greatness"

Lewis Howes went from living on his sister’s couch to running a multi-million dollar business in a matter of only a few years. He will discuss what it takes to achieve greatness, quickly build an audience of loyal fans and leave a lasting legacy.

Register: https://growthbombhowes.eventbrite.co…

WisPolitics: Secrets of the Capitol Building Thu, Jun 22, 2017 — 11:30AM to 1:00PM

Join WisPolitics for lunch at the Madison Club on Thursday, June 22. Hear from an historian and those who restored the iconic structure now celebrating its 100th anniversary.

- Laura Davis of Isthmus Architects, lead architect of the restoration
- Tim Jordan of J.P. Cullen, a project manager on the restoration
- Michael Edmonds, author of an upcoming book, the historia…

Star-Spangled Spectacular Sat, Jun 24, 2017 — 7:00PM

Come to the best viewing spot in the city for "Shake the Lake," Madison's premier fireworks show on June 24th! A three-course menu including hosted cocktails, wine & specialty beverages will be available in Churchill's. All seating (Interior, patio and window seating) is $125++ per person, with patio and window seating currently on wait list. Inte…

King Street Walking Tour: Where Madison Happened First Wed, Jul 12, 2017 — 8:45AM to 10:00AM

Join the Encore group for a guided architectural walking tour of King Street, led by the Madison Trust for Historic Foundation.

Over the years, Madison’s very first street has been home to its first fast-food lunchroom (one-minute lunch, anyone?), first high-volume grocery, and Madison’s first teacher. Throw in the Majestic (Madison’s oldest continually operating theater), an …

Madison Club Momentum Hop Head Tour Thu, Jul 13, 2017 — 5:30PM

Madison Club members and their guests are welcome to hop on board for a fun, safe and educational tour of some of Madison’s up-and-coming breweries and wineries! Our first stop is Bos Meadery. Mead is a wine-like beverage made form honey, water and other flavors. We’ll tour the meadery and learn about the mead-making process before tasting a flight of meads. Next Door Brewing C…

Baking Class with Punky Egan: Ice Cream Sandwiches Sat, Jul 29, 2017 — 10:00AM to 12:00PM

Ice Cream Sandwiches are not just for kids. Join Certified Master Baker Punky Egan in making grown-up versions of these enjoyable treats, perfect for upcoming hot summer days. The recipes include classic chocolate sandwich cookies filled with beer ice cream; wafer-thin pizzelle cookies filled with a raspberry wine sorbet; and ginger cookies filled with brandy old fashioned gela…

Alexander Hamilton: The Playwright vs. the Historian Wed, Aug 9, 2017 — 5:45PM

Featuring John Kaminski, Ph.D., Director, The Center for the Study of the American Constitution (UW-Madison)

The success of the Broadway play "Hamilton" begs the question, "Did they get it right?" In this entertaining talk, John Kaminski explores the incredible story of Alexander Hamilton from Broadway's perspective and as an historian. Kaminski is a noted scholar on the Ameri…

Momentum Lunch & Learn: Charitable Giving as a Business Tool Thu, Aug 10, 2017 — 11:45AM to 1:00PM

Giving back to the community is a natural extension for many local businesses, but how can charitable giving benefit an organization from the standpoint of workforce engagement, increased sales, and customer satisfaction? Our panel discussion will feature: Katy Morgan-Davies from WisPACT/Operation Stardust, Jillana Peterson from ZenDesk, & Ben Reynolds from Reynolds Transfe…

Baking with Punky Egan: Cool Summertime Desserts Sat, Aug 12, 2017 — 10:00AM to 12:00PM

Too hot for sweets? Not with these super cool desserts! We’ll make a spicy blueberry cold soup, old-fashioned icebox cheesecake, and party berry parfaits. All are quick and easy to make keeping you and your kitchen cool as a cucumber! Class price is $60++ per person to attend. 

Please register here: https://baking-summertime-desserts.eventbrite.com

Annual Cigar Dinner Tue, Aug 15, 2017 — 6:00PM

Gather with fellow cigar enthusiasts out on our gorgeous patio for the Club's annual Cigar Dinner! This elaborate evening of amazing tastes, top-shelf cigars and friends will make for a truly unforgettable evening. This year's event will feature cigars from La Palina, whose premium handmade cigars represent a marriage of the finest tobacco leaves blended by master artisans.