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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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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)
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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.
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A Most Wanted Man

Movie Night: "A Most Wanted Man"

Tue., 11/11/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie on the library's third floor! (Rated R | 122 min.) ... (read more)
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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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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)
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boat

Boat Science

Thu., 11/13/14, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children in grades K-5 are invited to learn the science behind how boats float and carry heavy cargo! We will construct model boats and test their strength by seeing how much cargo (pennies) they can hold while floating in water.
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games

International Games Day

Sat., 11/15/14, 12:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to the library for a day of board games, card games and more!
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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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The Hunger Games

Teen Movie Night: "The Hunger Games"

Thu., 11/20/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "The Hunger Games" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 142 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Wish I Was Here

Movie Night: "Wish I Was Here"

Tue., 11/25/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie on the library's third floor! (Rated R | 106 min.) ... (read more)
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Maleficent

Children's Matinee: "Maleficent"

Children and their families are invited to a free movie – "Maleficent" – on the library's third floor! (Rated PG | 97 min.) (film details) (request the DVD) ... (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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Windows 8 Basics

Tue., 12/9/14, 10:00am 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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IPad Basics

Tue., 12/9/14, 5:30pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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IPad Basics

Thu., 12/11/14, 10:00am 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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Windows 8 Basics

Thu., 12/11/14, 5:30pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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Windows 8 Basics

Tue., 12/16/14, 10:00am 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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IPad Basics

Tue., 12/16/14, 5:30pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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IPad Basics

Thu., 12/18/14, 10:00am 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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Windows 8 Basics

Thu., 12/18/14, 5:30pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! 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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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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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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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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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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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
NEW! 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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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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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
NEW! 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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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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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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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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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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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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