Events for Adults


spooky scene

Six Spooky Words

Wed., 10/1/14 Sun., 10/26/14 @ All MCPL Locations
How horrifying can you be in only six words? We invite local writers to send us six-word stories that are terrifying, horrifying or just downright spooky. After October 26, the scariest entries will be shared with the public on our website and at MCPL Wausau. ... (read more)
Writing Holiday All Locations Adults | Add to your calendar.
Cannery Row by John Steinbeck

Book Club: "Cannery Row" by John Steinbeck

Thu., 10/23/14, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Cannery Row," the classic tale by John Steinbeck! ... (read more)
Book Club Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.
lumberjack

Wausau Films: "The Lumberjack"

Sat., 10/25/14, 3:00pm 5:00pm @ UW Center for Civic Engagement
Join us for a screening of "The Lumberjack" (1914), the oldest film shot in Wisconsin that still exists in its original, complete form. Cast with Wausau locals, this 16-minute silent film tells a romantic story set against the backdrop of the city's lumber mills. Musician Dan Larson will provide accompaniment and the Wisconsin Center for Film & Theater Research staff will discuss its restoration. ... (read more)
Movie Local History Uw Center For Civic Engagement Adults | Add to your calendar.
knitting supplies

Knit Night

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)
More events in this series (1). » Crafts Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.
senior citizens

Winter Safety and Preparedness

Fri., 11/7/14, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Senior citizens can learn how to stay safe and prepared for emergencies during winter in this informative presentation by the Spencer Police Department!
Health Community Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
Native American dreamcatcher

Celebrate Native American Heritage

Sat., 11/8/14, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Help us celebrate Native American Heritage Month with the American Indian Resource Center! Native American stories and legends will be shared as well as authentic music and dancing. Participants will have an opportunity to learn Indian dance steps and create an authentic dreamcatcher. This is a family-friendly event open to all ages.
Community Wausau Adults Children | Add to your calendar.
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

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

Mon., 11/10/14, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Book Club: "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins

Tue., 11/11/14, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for a discussion of "Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins. ... (read more)
Book Club Hatley Adults | Add to your calendar.
Wilder by Christina Dodd

Paranormal, Romance & Intrigue Book Club

Wed., 11/12/14, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a discussion of "Wilder," by Christina Dodd. ... (read more)
Book Club Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.
games

International Games Day

Sat., 11/15/14, 10:30am 1:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Children and adults alike are invited to the library to play a variety of board games and card games!
Games Rothschild Adults Children | Add to your calendar.
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendk

Book Club: "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" by Jan-Philipp Sendker

Mon., 11/17/14, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" by Jan-Philipp Sendker! ... (read more)
Book Club Stratford Adults | Add to your calendar.
Eighty Days by Matthew Goodman

Book Club: "Eighty Days" by Matthew Goodman

Mon., 11/17/14, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "Eighty Days" by Matthew Goodman! ... (read more)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.
The Round House by Louise Erdich

Book Club: "The Round House" by Louise Erdich

Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Round House" by Louise Erdich! ... (read more)
More events in this series (1). » Book Club Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.
The Cuckoos Calling by Robert Galbraith

Book Club: "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith

Wed., 11/19/14, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith (aka J. K. Rowling).
Book Club Rothschild Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Hatley Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Stratford Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
More events in this series (1). » Book Club Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" by Nancy Horan

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

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Wed., 1/14/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" by Nancy Horan. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Mon., 2/9/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Wed., 2/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Bees" by Laline Paull

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

Book Club: "The Bees" by Laline Paull

Wed., 3/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Bees" by Laline Paull. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin

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

Book Club: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin

Wed., 4/15/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
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)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman

Mon., 5/11/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman

Wed., 5/13/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

Book Club: "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion

Mon., 5/18/15, 3:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Patrons are invited to the library for a discussion of "The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion! ... (read more)
Book Club Mosinee Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Mon., 6/8/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Wed., 6/10/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "To Kill A Mockingbird" by Harper Lee. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown

Mon., 7/13/15, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown

Wed., 7/15/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

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

Book Club: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Wed., 8/12/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Painter" by Peter Heller

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

Book Club: "The Painter" by Peter Heller

Wed., 9/16/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Painter" by Peter Heller. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman

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

Book Club: "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman

Wed., 10/14/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Ocean At the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.

Book Club: "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes

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

Book Club: "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes

Wed., 11/11/15, 1:00pm 2:15pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "One Plus One" by Jojo Moyes. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.