Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed by 5pm on Wed., 11/26, and closed all day Thu., 11/27.
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)
Thu., 12/4/14, 6:30pm – 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau
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.
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!
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.