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"Love Letters To The Dead " by Ava Dellaira

Love Letters To The Dead  by Ava Dellaira

★★★★★ Love Letters To The Dead was an excellent book. The writing style was unique, as displayed in letters. The book started off with an English assignment given to the main character, Laurel. She had to write a letter to a dead person. While the ...

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National Poetry Month: LEGO Poetry

National Poetry Month: LEGO Poetry

There are plenty of things to celebrate in April, but one of my favorite is poetry. Here at MCPL in Wausau, we’ve got two activities to encourage you to experience poetry every day.  Come and build a poem with LEGO poetry in the TeenZone. Each LEGO has a word on it and you are invited ...




Creative Power: VSA Wisconsin's Traveling Exhibition

Wed., 3/18/15 Wed., 5/20/15 @ MCPL Wausau
Stop by the library to view works of art created by children, young adults and adults with disabilities from across Wisconsin. The "Creative Power" traveling exhibition includes 30 pieces of ... (read more)
Art Community Wausau Adults Children Teens | Add to your calendar.

Create-a-poem

Wed., 4/1/15, 1:00pm Thu., 4/30/15, 8:00pm @ MCPL Athens
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month by creating a poem using found words from other materials, cutting out words and gluing them to a new page. ... (read more)
Poetry Athens Teens | Add to your calendar.
I am Number Four book cover

Teen Movie Night: "I am Number Four"

Thu., 4/30/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! This month's movie is based on the book "I am Number Four" by Pittacus Lore. ... (read more)
Movie Teen Movie Night Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.
Zentangle drawings

Zentangle and Mandalas

Wed., 5/6/15, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own Zentangle and Mandala artwork. These fun and easy to learn art forms are relaxing, beautiful, and unique. All ... (read more)
Activities Art Crafts Hands-on Learning Marathon City Teens | Add to your calendar.
Flipped DVD cover

Teen Movie Night: "Flipped"

Thu., 5/28/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! This month's movie is based on the book "Flipped" by Wendelin Van Draanen. ... (read more)
Movie Teen Movie Night Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.
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Superhero Trivia

Adults and teens! Show off your superhero knowledge! Come as a team or join a team when you get here. Prizes will be awarded to the top trivia team! Questions ... (read more)
Trivia Slp Wausau Adults Teens | Add to your calendar.
Atomic Fistpunch artwork

Create Your Own Comic!

Tue., 6/23/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens and tweens! Learn the comic-creating process step-by-step, including demonstrations by Drew Maxwell, creator of the Atomic Fistpunch webcomic! You will learn secrets to creating awesome comics of ... (read more)
Art Writing Workshop Slp Wausau Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.

Teen Movie Night: "Man of Steel"

Thu., 6/25/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! ... (read more)
Movie Teen Movie Night Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.
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Bracelets for a Cause

Tue., 7/14/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens and Tweens: Would you like to make a difference in a young child's life? Please join us to create some really cool bracelets that we can donate ... (read more)
Charity Crafts Slp Wausau Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.

Altered Books: Add a Monster

Thu., 7/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
By now everyone has seen the thrift store landscapes where an artist has added something new to the picture. Teens are invited to alter a picture book to add ... (read more)
Art Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.

Mask Making Workshop

Tue., 7/21/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Masks are used to hide your identity…whether you are a thief, a superhero, a villain or partygoer. Often we wear masks to hide who we truly are. Or ... (read more)
Crafts Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.
Thor DVD cover

Teen Movie Night: "Thor" & "Thor: The Dark World"

Thu., 7/23/15, 4:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens are invited to join us for a summer of superhero movies! Join us for back-to-back screenings of "Thor" and "Thor: Dark World." "Thor" will begin at 4:00pm followed immediately by "Thor: The Dark World" at 6:00pm. ... (read more)
Movie Teen Movie Night Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.

The Super-est Superhero Debate

Thu., 8/6/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Who is the mightiest superhero of them all? Can Batman defeat Superman or anyone else? Would the Incredible Hulk crush all competition? This is your chance to present "evidence" in ... (read more)
Art Community Slp Wausau Adults Teens | Add to your calendar.

Teen Movie Night: "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Thu., 8/27/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! ... (read more)
Movie Teen Movie Night Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.

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