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Love in Six Words

Wed., 1/13/16 Wed., 2/10/16 @ All MCPL Locations
Sweet, sappy or maybe even a little steamy? Can you encapsulate what love means to you in only six words? Our annual Love in Six Words story contest is back ... (read more)
Valentines Day Writing Writing Contest All Locations Adults | Add to your calendar.

Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge

Mon., 1/18/16 Fri., 2/19/16 @ All MCPL Locations
The Milwaukee Bucks is challenging Wisconsin students in first through eighth grade to read during the winter months! With each page read, students score points. When a predetermined number of ... (read more)
Book Club Sports All Locations Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Book Club: "In the Unlikely Event" by Judy Blume

Thu., 2/11/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a discussion of "In the Unlikely Event" by Judy Blume. In 1987, Miri Ammerman returns to her hometown of Elizabeth, New Jersey, to attend a commemoration ... (read more)
Book Club Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Family Fun Night: Let's Celebrate the Veterans!

Mon., 2/15/16, 6:00pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
"Mail call" is one of the highlights for the veterans on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight on their way home from Washington D.C. Please join the Edgar Branch Library as ... (read more)
Activities Crafts Story Time Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Positive Solutions for Difficult Behaviors

Tue., 2/23/16, 10:00am 11:30am @ MCPL Edgar
Are you frustrated by having to tell your children the same things over and over? Here's your chance to learn how to get them to behave! Linda Salzman of (read more)
Edgar Adults Parents | Add to your calendar.
Room book cover

Book Club: "Room" by Emma Donoghue

Thu., 3/10/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a discussion of "Room" by Emma Donoghue. This is a story about a mother and her son, Jack. He liked to do what all five year ... (read more)
Book Club Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Passport Event

Mon., 3/21/16, 3:00pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
Apply for your U.S. passport in Edgar during this special, one-day-only passport application event! Appointments will be taken but are not required. Please visit www.mcpl.us/passports to determine what ... (read more)
Passports Edgar Adults Children Teens | Add to your calendar.
colored art

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

When is the last time you picked up a coloring book without kids around? Join us for a fun, relaxing and creative evening coloring with other adults. All supplies will be provided, and these designs are definitely more intricate than color-by-numbers.
More events in this series (23). » Crafts National Library Week Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
herbs

Medicinal Herbs

Have you ever wondered what Native Americans and the early settlers used for their medicinal needs? Obviously, they couldn't just jump in their car and drive to the nearest clinic ... (read more)
Gardening Health National Library Week Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Get Money Smart!

NEW! Families are invited to this special Family Story Time focused on money management and coin recognition for children as we partner with United Way and the Get $mart Wausau Coalition ... (read more)
Money Management Story Time Hands-on Learning Edgar Children | Add to your calendar.
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Book Club: "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai

Thu., 5/12/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai! ... (read more)
Book Club Edgar Adults | Add to your calendar.