Mon., 12/29/14, 11:00am – 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children in grades K-5 are invited to create any of a variety of craft projects at the library! Project ideas, supplies and guidance will be provided by library staff.
Children of all ages and their families are invited to a special three-part series of story times that are focused on movement, music, rhythm and early literacy! Each session features a different aspect of music and includes a special craft activity.
Teens (grades 6-12) can create 'altered books' with a social action message in this event series led by Jayna Hintz from the Woodson Art Museum! Registration required: 715-261-7230.
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 ... (read more)
Tue., 1/20/15, 10:30am – 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
To celebrate the excitement of winter, Hatley Branch Library will be offering a special Family Story Time on Tuesday, January 20th, from 10:30am-11:30am. In addition to sharing songs, games and stories about winter and snowmen, we will have a fun “snowy” ... (read more)
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. ... (read more)
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 ... (read more)
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
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 ... (read more)
Tue., 3/31/15, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Tweens (grades 3-5) can make colorful, woven rubber band artwork and jewelry using Rainbow Loom®! Library staff will demonstrate basic weaving techniques and ideas, and kids can make their own projects to take home. All supplies provided.
Thu., 4/2/15, 6:30pm – 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens and tweens will have an opportunity to experiment with yarn in the second of a three part event. Our second event will feature finger and arm knitting. Arm knitting can be used to create cowls,scarves or even large blankets. Finger knitting ... (read more)
Tue., 4/14/15, 6:00pm – 7:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
In honor of the National Library Week theme, "Unlimited possibilities @ your library®" school-aged children (grades K-5) are invited to construct buildings out of spaghetti and marshmallows. Use your creativity, imagination, and engineering skills to build the tallest, widest, or weirdest building!