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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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Make Your Own Greeting Cards

Back by popular demand, Chris Gumz will show you how to design and personalize your own custom cards. Intended for adults of all ages, all supplies provided at this fun, free event. Registration required: 715-659-3996.
More events in this series (2). » Crafts Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.
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.
More events in this series (30). » Hands-on Learning Spencer Children | Add to your calendar.
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Broadband Internet Panel Tour

Thu., 2/25/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
A public discussion will be facilitated by Kenzie Payne from the Marathon County UW-Extension. Kenzie and a panel of community members will explain the basics of broadband Internet and ... (read more)
Community Technology Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Logging in the Northwoods

Tue., 3/1/16, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
Gary Gisselman from the Marathon County Historical Society will give a presentation on the early years of logging in northern Wisconsin. Gary will discuss topics including life in a logging camp, lumberjacks, sawmills and the river booms.
History Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
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Crocheting 101

Having trouble reading a crochet pattern, double crocheting or keeping count of your stitches? Whether you are new to crochet or just need a refresher, Chris Gumz will be here ... (read more)
More events in this series (1). » Crafts Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.

Spencer Area Sawmills & The Fire of 1886

Tue., 3/29/16, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
The Spencer Branch Library will present Spencer Area Sawmills & the Fire of 1886. Join Ronald Draeger from Spencer, as we dig into the history of the local sawmills ... (read more)
History Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
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Spaghetti Art

Thu., 4/14/16, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Children of all ages are invited to transform spaghetti and marshmallows into creative pieces of art! Use your creativity, imagination and engineering skills to build your masterpiece. All necessary supplies will be provided.
Crafts National Library Week Spencer Children | Add to your calendar.

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

When was the last time you sat down to color, just for yourself, without kids around? Join us for a fun, relaxing and creative evening coloring with other adults. ... (read more)
More events in this series (23). » Art Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.
Into The Free book cover

Book Club: "Into The Free" by Julie Cantrell

Mon., 5/16/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Into The Free" by Julie Cantrell. ... (read more)
Book Club Spencer Adults | Add to your calendar.