Events


Zentangle art

Learn to Zentangle!

Teens and tweens are invited to the library to learn how to create Zentangle art! This is a two-part event, with the second part of the event occurring on 12/6 at 1:00pm. ... (read more)
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How to Train Your Dragon 2

Children's Matinee: "How to Train Your Dragon 2"

Children and their families are invited to a free movie – "How to Train Your Dragon 2" – on the library's third floor! (Rated PG | 102 min.) (film details) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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LEGO blocks

Family LEGO® Club

Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
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Author Visit: Dolly Faulkner

Mon., 12/1/14, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Dolly Faulkner, an author originally from the Athens area, will visit the library to read excerpts from and discuss her book "Forty Years in the Wilderness." ... (read more)
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knitting supplies

Knit Night

Thu., 12/4/14, 6:30pm 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau
Knitters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for a night of creation and socializing. The library will provide pattern books and other resources, along with some knitting supplies, but knitters are invited to bring their own supplies as well. ... (read more)
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The Christmas Train by David Baldacci

Book Club: "The Christmas Train" by David Baldacci

Mon., 12/8/14, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Christmas Train" by David Baldacci! ... (read more)
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Windows 8 Basics

Learn the basics of Windows 8, including navigating the operating system, identifying icons and basic computer technology. Space is limited and registration is required. Patrons are encouraged to bring a laptop if they have one. Call 715-298-5721 to register.
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homemade holiday ornaments

Holiday Craft Day!

Tue., 12/9/14, 12:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons of all ages are invited to create a variety of holiday and winter-themed crafts! Potential craft projects include ornaments made from shower curtain hooks and yarn, melted pony bead ornaments, sock snowmen, and paper / ribbon decorations for kids.
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The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans

Book Club: "The Christmas Box" by Richard Paul Evans

Tue., 12/9/14, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for a discussion of "The Christmas Box" by Richard Paul Evans. ... (read more)
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iPad Basics

Learn how to get the most out of your iPad during this class led by tutors with the United Way RSVP program. The class is open to the public but space is limited, and students are encouraged to bring their own iPad if they have one. Call 715-298-5721 to register.
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Movie Night: "Life of Crime"

Tue., 12/9/14, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Two kidnappers (John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def) help a woman (Jennifer Aniston) take revenge on her wealthy, real estate developer husband after he refuses to pay her ransom in this adaptation of the Elmore Leonard book, Switch. Also starring Tim Robbins, Will Forte and Isla Fisher. (2013, 98 min., Rated R)
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STEAM logo

S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station

Hands-on learning activities for children ages 3-5! S.T.E.A.M. programs are specially focused on the core areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. ... (read more)
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spa paraphernalia

Homemade Spa Gifts

Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create sugar and salt scrubs, as well as milk bath powder and sea salt soak, to give as holiday gifts for friends and family!
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A Winter Dream by Richard Paul Evans

Book Club: "A Winter Dream" by Richard Paul Evans

Thu., 12/11/14, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a friendly discussion of "A Winter Dream" by Richard Paul Evans! ... (read more)
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VHS taps and DVDs

Share Your Holiday Home Movies

Sat., 12/13/14, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for an afternoon of watching holiday home movies created by community members of all ages! To contribute your own movie, call us at 715-261-7230 by 12/6. All clips will be screened by library staff before the program.
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The Christmas Train by David Baldacci

Book Club: "The Christmas Train" by David Baldacci

Mon., 12/15/14, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Christmas Train" by David Baldacci! ... (read more)
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Wishin and Hopin by Wally Lamb

Book Club: "Wishin' and Hopin'" by Wally Lamb

Mon., 12/15/14, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "Wishin' and Hopin'" by Wally Lamb! ... (read more)
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winter holiday symbols

Family Fun Night: Holiday Stories and Crafts

Mon., 12/15/14, 6:00pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
Children and their families are invited to learn about different holidays that happen at this time of the year. Everyone will be encouraged to share their family traditions. We will be reading related stories and making holiday crafts as well.
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The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry

Book Club: "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry

Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Gift of the Magi," a classic tale by O. Henry! ... (read more)
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holiday

Happy Holidays!!

Tue., 12/16/14, 10:30am 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Come join us in celebrating the upcoming Winter Holidays! There will be songs, stories and crafts, and we will be making holiday cards to be taken home and given to family members. All ages welcome!
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tweens

Tween Club

Tweens (grades 3-5) are invited to the library to make new friends and discover the latest books, technology, art and writing techniques, helpful library resources and more! ... (read more)
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Movie Night: "Jersey Boys"

Wed., 12/17/14, 6:00pm 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau
Adapted from the 2006 Tony Winner for Best Musical, this bittersweet saga dramatizes the rise and fall of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons - one of the key pop groups of the early '60s, responsible for such iconic hits as "Sherry," "Walk Like a Man" and "Big Girls Don't Cry." Starring Christopher Walken and John Lloyd Young as Frankie Valli. (2014, 134 min., Rated R)
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The Golden Compass

Teen Movie Night: "The Golden Compass"

Thu., 12/18/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "The Golden Compass" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 113 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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volcano

Volcano Science

Mon., 12/29/14, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
School-aged children (K-5) are invited to learn how volcanoes work. Kids will then work as a team to construct a volcano using clay. Each group will then get the chance to erupt their volcano!
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Downton Abbey High Tea

Sat., 1/3/15, 11:00am 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
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Movie Night: "This is Where I Leave You"

Tue., 1/6/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie screening on our third floor! (Rated R, 103 min.) A Jewish family must fulfill their father's final wish and spend an entire week together confronting their problems. Starring Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and others.
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Book Club: "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" by Nancy Horan

Mon., 1/12/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" by Nancy Horan. ... (read more)
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Book Club:

Wed., 1/14/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" by Nancy Horan. ... (read more)
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Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Sat., 1/17/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children and their families are invited to help us celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy with stories, art and other activities; presented by AmeriCorps and Wausau School District.
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The Maid's Version by Daniel Woodrell

Book Club: "The Maid's Version" by Daniel Woodrell

Mon., 1/19/15, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "The Maid's Version" by Daniel Woodrell! ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

Mon., 1/19/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Invention of Wings." The novel follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family, over several decades. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Spencer Book Club "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak

Mon., 1/19/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. "Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel, a young German girl, whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors."
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Family LEGO Club

Tue., 1/20/15, 3:30pm 4:30pm @ MCPL Stratford
Family LEGO Club Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO blocks! Blocks will be provided. Free and open to the public. No registration required.
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Movie Night: "The Skeleton Twins"

Tue., 1/20/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie on the library's third floor! (Rated R | 93 min.) After Milo (Bill Hader) cuts his wrists, his sister Maggie (Kristen Wiig) moves him into her home in New York where she lives with her husband (Luke Wilson). Both brother and sister are dealing with severe emotional issues stemming from their own father's suicide, as well as their absent mother.
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Spencer Book Club "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak

Thu., 1/22/15, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. "Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel, a young German girl, whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors."
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Cook Book Club: Comfort Food

Mon., 1/26/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Food. We eat it, talk about it, critique it, and count it as both one of our biggest comforts and worst enemies. This event is a new book club for those of us who love to cook, talk about cooking, enjoy sharing recipes, or simply like to eat and need a night out. This month we will be swapping recipes and recommending cookbooks based on our favorite comfort foods. Join us for a friendly discussion and an evening of fun as we explore food, nutrition, and the benefits of home cooking.
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Teen Movie Night: "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas"

Thu., 1/29/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 94 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Classic Matinee Monday: "Marty"

Mon., 2/9/15, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free matinee screening of a classic film! Ahead of Valentine's Day, we'll show the unconventional romance "Marty" starring Ernest Borgnine and Betsy Blair. This Oscar-winning story, penned by Paddy Chayefsky, follows 24 important hours in the lives of two lonely people. (Not Rated | 91 min. | 1955)
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Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Mon., 2/9/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion. ... (read more)
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Hatley Book Club: The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards

Tue., 2/10/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For February, The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards is the selection. The publisher summary states, "Lucy Jarrett is at a crossroads in her life, still haunted by her father's unresolved death a decade earlier. She returns to her hometown in Upstate New York, The Lake of Dreams, and, one night, she cracks the lock of a window seat and discovers a collection of objects. They appear to be idle curiosities, but soon Lucy realizes that she has stumbled across a dark secret." Join us for a discussion of The Lake of Dreams. Event is FREE. Call the Hatley Branch Library with any questions at 715.446.3537.
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Hatley Book Club: The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards

Tue., 2/10/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For February, The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards is the featured selection. The publisher summary states, “Lucy Jarrett is at a crossroads in her life, still haunted by her father's unresolved death a decade earlier. She returns to her hometown in Upstate New York, The Lake of Dreams, and, one night, she cracks the lock of a window seat and discovers a collection of objects. They appear to be idle curiosities, but soon Lucy realizes that she has stumbled across a dark secret." Join us for a discussion of The Lake of Dreams. Event is FREE. Call the Hatley Branch Library with any questions at 715.446.3537.
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Working with App Inventor

Tue., 2/10/15, 6:30pm Tue., 3/24/15, 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
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S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station-Engineering

Wed., 2/11/15, 10:30am Sun., 2/1/15, 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
Hands-on learning activities for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers! S.T.E.A.M. programs are specially focused on the core areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station will meet every month on the second Wednesday and the following Saturday. February sessions feature Engineering activities.
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Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Wed., 2/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion. ... (read more)
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Life After Life by Jill McCorkle

Book Club: "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle

Mon., 2/16/15, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle! ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand

Mon., 2/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Unbroken." Laura Hillenbrand's book tells the true story of Lt. Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete who was the sole survivor of a plane crash in the Pacific Ocean during World War II. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Spencer Book Club "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

Mon., 2/16/15, 6:30pm Thu., 2/19/15, 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd. "On Sarah's eleventh birthday, she is given ownership of ten-year-old Handful, who is to be her handmaid. We follow their remarkable journeys over the next 35 years, as both strive for a life of their own, dramatically shaping each other's destinies and forming a complex relationship marked by guilt, defiance, estrangement and the uneasy ways of love."
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Dating Violence Awareness for Teens

Tue., 2/17/15, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
The Women's Community, a non-profit organization serving victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse will share information about dating violence with teens. Teens will learn to recognize the difference between positive and abusive relationships, especially when dating.
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Create Your Own Jewelry

Wed., 2/18/15, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to learn jewelry making techniques as they create their own wearable art. We will craft rings and bracelets from wire, beads, and cord. All necessary supplies will be provided.
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Spencer Book Club: "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

Thu., 2/19/15, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd. "On Sarah's eleventh birthday, she is given ownership of ten-year-old Handful, who is to be her handmaid. We follow their remarkable journeys over the next 35 years, as both strive for a life of their own, dramatically shaping each other's destinies and forming a complex relationship marked by guilt, defiance, estrangement and the uneasy ways of love."
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Classic Matinee Monday: "To Have and Have Not"

Mon., 2/23/15, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free screening of a classic matinee! During WWII, American expatriate Harry Morgan (Humphrey Bogart) helps transport a Free French Resistance leader (Walter Brennan) and his beautiful wife (Lauren Bacall) to Martinique. "To Have and Have Not" is the first of several Bogey-and-Bacall collaborations, and they were married in 1945, a year after this film was released. (Not Rated|100 min.|1944)
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soup

Cook Book Club: Super Soups

Mon., 2/23/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
This event is a new book club for those of us who love to cook, talk about cooking, enjoy sharing recipes, or simply like to eat and need a night out. This month we will be swapping recipes and recommending cookbooks based on our favorite soups. Join us for a friendly discussion and an evening of fun as we explore food, nutrition, and the benefits of home cooking.
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Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Teen Movie Night: "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist"

Thu., 2/26/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 90 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

Sat., 2/28/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Help us celebrate the wild and wacky world of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss with a morning of Seuss stories, arts, crafts and more. Families, children, adults, and seniors are all invited to attend this free, fun event.
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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Tue., 3/3/15, 10:30am 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children and their families are invited to celebrate the birthday of beloved children's author, Theodor Seuss Geisel - aka "Dr. Seuss" - at this special Family Story Time! The morning will be filled with stories, arts & crafts and other Seuss-themed activities. Learn more about Dr. Seuss at www.seussville.com.
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Parenting: Whining, Tantrums, Back Talk, Oh NO!

Thu., 3/5/15, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Hatley
Are you frustrated about telling children the same thing over and over? Learn to get your children to tune in so you can stop yelling and they start listening. You'll learn how to teach your child respect and responsibility. Linda Salzman of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin will share ways for parents and caregivers to discipline children without yelling. Salzman is the coordinator of the Play & Learn Playgroup program held Thursday mornings at the library. During this evening program, Salzman will also provide some insight into the meanings behind challenging behaviors. There will be time to ask a parenting expert questions and discuss with other parents your particular concerns. This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call the Hatley Branch library for question at 715.446.3537
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Parenting: Whining Tantrums, Back Talk, Oh NO!

Thu., 3/5/15, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Hatley
Are you frustrated about telling your children the same thing over and over? Learn to get your children to tune in so you can stop yelling and they start listening. You'll learn how to teach your child respect and responsibility. Linda Salzman of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin will share ways for parents and caregivers to discipline children without yelling or nagging. Salzman is the coordinator of the Play & Learn Playgroup program held Thursday mornings at the library. During this special evening program, Salzman will provide some insight into the meanings behind challenging behaviors. There will be time to ask questions and discuss with other parents your particular concerns. This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call the Hatley Branch library for questions at 715.446.3537.
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Book Club: "The Bees" by Laline Paull

Mon., 3/9/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Bees" by Laline Paull. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Bees" by Laline Paull

Wed., 3/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Stratford Book Club: "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline

Mon., 3/16/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly discussion of "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline! Publisher's summary: A story about two very different women who build an unexpected friendship: a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an orphan-train rider and a teenage girl with a troubled adolescence.
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And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Book Club: "And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie

Mon., 3/16/15, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie! ... (read more)
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The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat by Edward K

Women's Night Out: "The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat" by Edward Kelsey Moore

Mon., 3/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat." This novel follows three high school friends – dubbed "The Supremes" – as they weather life's highs and lows, but always gather each Sunday at the same table at Earl's diner in Plainview, Ind., to talk it all out. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Spencer Book Club: "Memoirs of a Geisha" by Arthur Golden

Mon., 3/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "Memoirs of a Geisha" by Arthur Golden "A fisherman's daughter in 1930s Japan rises to become a famous geisha. After training, Sayuri's virginity is sold to the highest bidder, then the school finds her a general for a patron. When he dies, she is reunited with the only man she loved."
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Design A Disc

Wed., 3/18/15, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to use the scratch art technique to create their own unique artwork from recycled CDs. All necessary supplies will be provided.
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Spencer Book Club: "Memoirs of a Geisha" by Arthur Golden

Thu., 3/19/15, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "Memoirs of a Geisha" by Arthur Golden. "A fisherman's daughter in 1930s Japan rises to become a famous geisha. After training, Sayuri's virginity is sold to the highest bidder, then the school finds her a general for a patron. When he dies, she is reunited with the only man she loved."
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 3/19/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Anna's Million Dollar Cow

Sat., 3/21/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Families with young children are invited to hear Marathon County children's author Mary Denk perform a hilarious enactment of her book "Ann's Million Dollar Cow" with her friend Marilyn Sonnentag playing the part of the cow. Art and craft projects related to the theme will follow the dramatic reader's theater. Copies of her book will be available for sale after the event for those who may be interested in purchasing.
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Book Club: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin

Mon., 4/13/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin

Wed., 4/15/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin. ... (read more)
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 4/16/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "The Round House" by Louise Erdrich

Mon., 4/20/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Round House." When his mother, a tribal enrollment specialist living on a reservation in North Dakota, slips into an abyss of depression after being brutally attacked, 14-year-old Joe Coutz sets out with his three friends to find the person that destroyed his family. The group is open to the public and new members are always welcome.
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Spencer Book Club: "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini

Mon., 4/20/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini. "Pledging her loyalty to the North at the risk of her life when her native Virginia secedes, Quaker-educated aristocrat Elizabeth Van Lew uses her innate skills for gathering military intelligence to help construct the Richmond underground and orchestrate escapes from the infamous Confederate Libby Prison."
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The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Book Club: "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

Tue., 4/21/15, 3:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd! ... (read more)
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Spencer Book Club: "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini

Thu., 4/23/15, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as we discuss "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini. "Pledging her loyalty to the North at the risk of her life when her native Virginia secedes, Quaker-educated aristocrat Elizabeth Van Lew uses her innate skills for gathering military intelligence to help construct the Richmond underground and orchestrate escapes from the infamous Confederate Libby Prison."
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Book Club: "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman

Mon., 5/11/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Book Club: "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman

Wed., 5/13/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Mon., 5/18/15, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
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Women's Night Out: "Shotgun Lovesongs" by Nickolas Butler

Mon., 5/18/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Shotgun Lovesongs," set in the fictional Wisconsin town of Little Wing and written by Wisconsin author Nickolas Butler. The discussion is open to the public, and new members are always welcome.
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 5/21/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Book Club: "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Mon., 6/8/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Book Club: "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Wed., 6/10/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Women's Night Out: "Me Before You" by Jojo Moyes

Mon., 6/15/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Me Before You." Jojo Moyes' 2012 novel brings to life two people who couldn't have less in common, and is a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart? The group is open to the public and new members are always welcome.
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 6/18/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown

Mon., 7/13/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Book Club: "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown

Wed., 7/15/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
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Book Club: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Mon., 8/10/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Wed., 8/12/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Painter" by Peter Heller

Mon., 9/14/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Painter" by Peter Heller. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Painter" by Peter Heller

Wed., 9/16/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Painter" by Peter Heller. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman

Mon., 10/12/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman

Wed., 10/14/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes

Mon., 11/9/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes

Wed., 11/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes. ... (read more)
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