Farmer’s Market- This Friday!


Join us this Friday from 2:45-3:45 in the lower yard for the last Market of the year.

Veggies, seeds, plants for your garden, eggs, hand-crafted goods and children’s books.

Priced $1 and up!

Bring a bag and we will see you there.

If you have questions, please email Ms. Molly.

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Principal Tea is Today, Friday, 5/1!


Join Principal Alison Makela for a scrumptious bagel and tea, and chat about the latest happenings at Madera!

Guest speaking is one of our Tech Challenge teams, Tier Fyre!

Location: Madera Library
Start Time: 8:40am

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The Market is coming to town!


Our new production garden!

Hello everyone,

Please come out and support the garden and our 6th grade class by spending your money hyper-locally at our next market.  Here is what you need to know:

Madera Farmers Market

Friday, May 8th from 2:45-3:45

@ the lower yard

We will be selling seeds saved from our own garden, vegetable seedlings started in our own greenhouse, veggies grown in our new production garden, and eggs, eggs, eggs.  The 6th grade business owners will be selling their hand-made products and Barefoot Books will be selling their books.

Bring cash and a reusable bag, and we will see you there!

Questions or comments?  Email Ms. Molly.

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You are Cordially Invited: The Madera Art Show is this Wednesday, 6:30-8pm!


This Wednesday Evening: Fine Art, Refreshments, and Live Music!

  • Date: This Wednesday April 29, 2015
  • Location: 6:30-8:00 pm, in the Madera Multi-Purpose Room

Come enjoy Fine Art, Light Refreshments and Live Music from the Miniwatt String Trio!

We’ll see you there!


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Help Us Continue Our Madera Tradition: Volunteer for Dinners Around the World!


Volunteer to cook just one meal sometime in the coming year, which will be enjoyed by the highest bidding family at the Madera Auction!

We auction off eight delicious 3-course dinners for a family of 5 to the lucky high bidder at the Madera Auction. Please consider participating in this fun donation! All you have to do is cook one meal and deliver it to the winner sometime in the coming year (date and time to be arranged). We need three more home chefs!

Please contact Alonn Ilan at or 508-0684 if you are interested.

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Congratulations to all our Madera Online Auction Winners!

The Madera Online auction is now closed. We want  to say a big THANK YOU to all who participated. We couldn’t provide all the wonderful programs at Madera without your support. If you won, you can pick up your items this Tuesday and Wednesday morning in the Madera lobby from 8:30-9am.

Now get ready for the Madera Live Auction, this Saturday April 25th, 5:30-10pm at the El Cerrito Community Center, if you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, get them now, we are close to selling out this year!

For tickets and more information:

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Cheer on the Madera Tech Challenge Teams on Saturday, April 25th!


Come out to the Tech Museum in San Jose to cheer on our Madera Tech Challenge teams:

  • The Earthquake Conquering Humans
  • The Einsteins
  • 110 Percent
  • Tier Fyre
  • E.A.R.T.H.
  • Madera ESPs

Watch them shake their structures on April 25 (Saturday) between the hours of 9am – noon (there is no specific time as judging will take place based on the order of team check in). The awards ceremony will held at 2pm. All of this is inside Parkside Hall next to the museum!

Viewing of the Tech Challenge is FREE to all.  No tickets needed.

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