Mon., 1/9/17, 9am - Fri., 2/24/17, 11pm @ All MCPL Locations , , Marathon County, Wisconsin
Attention sports fans and readers: Pick up a Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge form from any MCPL location! ... (read more)
Thu., 2/23/17, 6pm - 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Bring a friend, a date or just yourself and join us for a free film screening! ... (read more)
Thu., 2/23/17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer , 105 Park Street, Spencer, Wisconsin 54479
Pam Resech from the George W. Mead Wildlife Area in Marathon County will discuss the habits and habitats of black bears, and also where you might spot some in our area! Free and open to the public.
Thu., 2/23/17, 7pm - 8pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Parents are invited to learn about social media platforms that are popular with teens, and ways in which teens are using these platforms. This presentation was created with help from our Teen Advisory Group.
Fri., 2/24/17, 11am - 12pm @ MCPL Rothschild , 211 North Grand Avenue, Rothschild, Wisconsin 54474
Want to learn a new and easy hobby? Children in grades 1-5 are invited to learn finger knitting! Kids will learn the basics and how to make a few different ... (read more)
Children, tweens and their parents or caregivers are welcome to join us every Friday afternoon through mid-May to create! ... (read more)
Join us on the last Monday of the month, after Book Babies story time, for fun and slightly messy hands-on activities for children less than two years old! Activities will help babies develop fine motor skills, grow their vocabulary and explore their world. ... (read more)
Do you find learning math to be dull and boring? Join the Crazy 8 Math Club and see how fun math can be! This weekly program will meet every Monday afternoon and will show kids the math behind some of their favorite activities! Kids will also apply what they've learned by working on craft and building projects that incorporate math. Participants also learn to work together and to accept others' ideas. ... (read more)
Many teens love playing video games, but now they can make their own! Tweens and Teens are invited to learn about creating games using Scratch, a computer code created by ... (read more)
Children and their families are invited to build and create together with multiple types of building materials: Tinkertoys, Gears, LEGO and DUPLO blocks, wood blocks and other materials. This family-friendly ... (read more)
Tue., 2/28/17, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley , 435 Curtis Avenue, Hatley, Wisconsin 54440
You're invited to celebrate the birthday of one of the world's most beloved children's authors, Dr. Seuss! We'll celebrate by reading some of our favorite Dr. Seuss stories, followed by making a special Seuss-inspired craft! ... (read more)
Home School Huddle is a weekly program that invites the home school community into the library for an hour of programming designed just for them! Families can hear stories read and participate in various activities related to the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. You'll also pick up some great ideas to incorporate into your curriculum at home! ... (read more)
Quilters young and old, experienced and beginners, are invited to gather to learn, create and share. We will be hand quilting, so machines are not needed. Quilters are asked to bring their own supplies. The library will provide pattern and instruction books to further your learning experience. ... (read more)
Teens are invited to attend our twice monthly event designed just for them! ... (read more)
Knitters, crocheters, and crafters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for an afternoon of creation and socializing! ... (read more)
Wed., 3/1/17 - Fri., 3/31/17 @ MCPL Mosinee , 123 Main Street, Mosinee, Wisconsin 54455
A variety of crafts celebrating different themes, with different activities each week!
Thu., 3/2/17, 4pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Explore the adventures of Jack, Annie and their magical tree house at this fun-filled event based off of the popular "Magic Tree House" book series! ... (read more)
Knitters and crocheters are invited to gather for a night of crafts and socializing! Free and open to the public, and participants are asked to bring their own supplies.
Thu., 3/2/17, 6:30pm - 8pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Join us for an overview of the music of the Fab Four during this presentation by Lawrence University music professor Carl Rath! ... (read more)
Bring the whole family for a relaxing afternoon of coloring at our Hatley Branch! Coloring sheets and patterns will be available for both children and adults, or families can work on projects together. We'll provide all of the necessary supplies, though attendees are also welcome to bring their own. ... (read more)
Sat., 3/4/17, 11:30am - 1pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Join us for a special reception celebrating the young artists in our community! The 4th and 5th grade students in the Wausau School District's Art Cluster program have been busy creating beautiful Tiffany-like paintings and sculptures and our Wausau Headquarters will be the place to check out these works of art! ... (read more)
Looking to meet some new people? Or is being cooped up all winter making you a little crazy? Come to our Wausau Headquarters for a friendly game of cribbage! We'll provide boards, cards and game rules, and all you need to bring is yourself! Play against a friend or two or against someone new! ... (read more)