Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
Sat., 8/23/14, 2:00pm – 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Members of the Wisconsin Valley Art Association will share their techniques for creating Tiny Treasures – original artwork created on 2.5" x 3.5" surfaces. Then, participants will have the opportunity to create their own tiny treasure using a variety of art supplies. All materials will be provided. ... (read more)
Mon., 8/25/14, 4:00pm – 7:00pm @ Facebook (Online)
Tell us the last two books you've read, and we'll recommend which book you should read next! To participate, visit www.mcpl.us/fynb during the event, select "Write Post," and provide the titles and authors of two books. Our readers advisory wizards at the Reference Desk will do the rest!
Tue., 8/26/14, 9:30am – 10:15am @ MCPL Mosinee
Mike Breunling, meteorologist for WAOW TV, will present a program on weather safety and the science used to predict severe weather. This is a children's event; join us at 10:30am for the adult version. Note: This event formerly was scheduled for 7/22.
Tue., 8/26/14, 10:30am – 11:15am @ MCPL Mosinee
Mike Breunling, meteorologist for WAOW TV, will present a program on weather safety and the science used to predict severe weather. This is an adult event; join us at 9:30am for the children's version. Note: This event formerly was scheduled for 7/22.
Wed., 8/27/14, 11:00am – 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Sweet Tooth" by Ian McEwan.
Thu., 8/28/14, 2:30pm – 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens are invited to visit the library and create the perfect back to school accessory: the bracelet! There will be plenty of opportunities to experiment with a wide variety of bracelet-making supplies.
Thu., 8/28/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
This summer, adults are encouraged to read books from a variety of themes, and then meet at the library to discuss their selections. August's theme is "Science." For reading suggestions, visit our Adult Book Lists webpage.
Tue., 9/2/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Make a difference at the library! Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is a great volunteer opportunity for students in grades six through twelve. Members help select materials for the teen collection, assist with events, write reviews, create displays and help with other projects.
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)
Mon., 9/8/14, 5:45pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Tue., 9/9/14, 2:00pm – 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
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)
Wed., 9/10/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Thu., 9/11/14, 11:30am – 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Thu., 9/11/14, 6:30pm – 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Mon., 9/15/14, 1:00pm – 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Mon., 9/15/14, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline! ... (read more)
Mon., 9/15/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Thu., 9/18/14, 7:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Debi Traeder, from Prevent Suicide Marathon County, will meet with teens to discuss suicide prevention, depression and mental health issues. Teens will be encouraged to bring questions and learn how to help friends through difficult times.
Sat., 9/20/14, 9:30am – 3:00pm @ Marathon Park
Library staff and volunteers will be at United Way's annual community festival offering information about the library and providing arts & crafts and other hands-on activities for children!
Tue., 9/23/14, 5:30pm – 8:10pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children in grades K-5 are invited for an evening full of LEGO® activities! Kids can create LEGO art using stamp pads and LEGO blocks, build and race LEGO balloon cars, and create a mask of their favorite LEGO character. Then at 6:30pm, we'll show The LEGO Movie in the story room. (Rated PG | 100 min.)
Wed., 9/24/14, 11:00am – 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Wonder" by R. J. Palacio.
Thu., 9/25/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau