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Summer Program 2015

heroic cartoon characters

The library's annual Summer Program has begun! This year's theme involves heroes – both in real life and fictional. Visit your local MCPL for special activities for children, teens and adults, plus children and teens can join our Summer Reading Club!

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Video: Raising chickens with UW-Extension

Video: Raising chickens with UW-Extension

We were very happy to collaborate recently with Marathon County UW-Extension on a program at MCPL Wausau about chickens! Heather Schlesser, dairy and livestock agent with Extension, provided our audience with a primer on all that's involved with raising a clutch of chickens - the variety of ...

Summer food drive at MCPL

Summer food drive at MCPL

Throughout the summer of 2015 the Marathon County Public Library is working with the Marathon County Hunger Coalition and hosting a food drive to benefit food pantries across our area. The food drive began in early June and continues through the end of August. Anyone from across the central ...


Featured Online Resource

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps of Wisconsin Communities

Meticulously detailed, color-keyed street maps created for all sizes of cities and villages, Sanborn Maps helped insurance agents in the late 19th and early 20th centuries determine the degree of fire hazard associated with a particular property. Most maps date between 1883 and 1930. Local History »