Arts & Crafts
Sun., 8/2/15 – Sun., 8/9/15 @ Wisconsin Valley Fair , 1201 Stewart Avenue, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401
MCPL Staff will be at the Wisconsin Valley Fair! Visit us in the Exhibition Building starting at 12 on Tuesday. We will be offering daily crafts for our visitors.
Children of all ages are invited to make themselves into superheroes by making their own capes, masks, cuffs, and shields as well as book marks and bracelets.
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, and knitters are invited to bring their own supplies. ... (read more)
Wed., 8/12/15, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Stratford , 400 North Fourth Avenue, Stratford, Wisconsin 54484
School-aged children are invited to make a variety of washi tape crafts! Children can use this decorative masking tape to decorate magnets, pencils, bookmarks and other materials. All supplies and materials will be provided.
Thu., 8/13/15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Tweens! Design a book bag or a journal, and learn what being grateful really means. Get inspired by some positive quotes, and think about the things for which you are ... (read more)
Sat., 8/15/15, 10:30am – 12:30pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Celebrate the everyday hero within you at this congratulatory party for our summer readers. We'll have stories, art and craft projects, games, building materials, and other projects for you. We ... (read more)
Thu., 8/20/15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Turn something old - a bottle, can or vase - into something new by creating a rope vase! We'll show you how to create a textured vase using different colors ... (read more)
Thu., 9/17/15, 6:30pm – 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
In honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day, school-aged children (grades K-5) are invited for a night of pirate activities. Learn what your pirate name is, learn how to talk ... (read more)
Sat., 9/19/15, 10:30am – 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Wear your favorite party hat, bring your best friend, get your giggles on and dance on in. Gerald, the pessimistic elephant created by author Mo Willems, doesn't think that it ... (read more)
Tue., 9/22/15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Adults are welcome to join us for a fun, relaxing evening creating Zentangle art! Not only is Zentangle a unique way to draw beautiful images, but the method also helps ... (read more)
Sat., 9/26/15, 9:00am – 2:00pm @ CommUNITY Fest , 1201 Stewart Avenue, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401
Come and visit us at United Way's Community Fest at Marathon Park. We will have crafts and activities for children and information about the library. We will be looking for ... (read more)
Sat., 10/10/15, 10:30am – 2:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild , 211 North Grand Avenue, Rothschild, Wisconsin 54474
Children and their families are invited to the library to celebrate Star Wars with a variety of thematically-related crafts and activities. Children are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars characters!
Mon., 10/19/15, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar , 224 South Third Avenue, Edgar, Wisconsin 54426
Children and their families are invited to learn about pirates and buried treasure. We will be reading related stories and doing craft projects.
School-aged children (grades K-5) are invited to create a monster bookmark on this no-school day! Create a scary, friendly or goofy monster that looks like it is eating your book! ... (read more)
Thu., 10/22/15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Teens and Tweens are invited to create a constellation guide book. Participants will learn about the location and mythology behind some of the 88 Modern Constellations visible in the Northern sky at night.
Fri., 10/30/15, 1:00pm – 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Remember Dr. Frankenstein and his infamous monster? Ever imagined creating a new friend just like Dr. Frankenstein did? Come to the library and create a new stuffed monster ... (read more)
Thu., 11/12/15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
School-aged children (grades K-5) are invited to the library for a night of Rainbow Magic Fairy activities and fun! Rainbow Magic stories and excerpts from the series will be read. Children will also create their own fairy wand and wooden fairy house.
Thu., 12/10/15, 3:30pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Want to give your mom or grandma something special this holiday season, but don't know what? How about creating something yourself to give as a gift? Come to ... (read more)