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CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: MERRY CHRISTMAS : 101 JOYOUS HOLIDAY STORIES ALL WRAPPED UP CHRISTMAS WITH SOUTHERN LIVING 2016 : THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HOLIDAY COOKING AND DECORATING  SPECIAL WINTER STORMS A VERY MERRY PAPER CHRISTMAS : 25 CREATIVE ORNAMENTS  DECORATIONS THE ANGEL OF FOREST HILL : AN AMISH CHRISTMAS ROMANCE A CHRISTMAS KISS LONG TALL CHRISTMAS THE CHRISTMAS TOWN A CHRISTMAS BRIDE IN PINECRAFT : AN AMISH BRIDES OF PINECRAFT CHRISTMAS NOVEL

Letters to Santa

Children of all ages are invited to write a letter to Santa Claus! Beginning November 21, parents can print out a form online or pick one up at MCPL ... (read more)
Writing Holiday Wausau Children

MCPL DIY
Decorate Your Own Mugs

Mon., 12/5/16, 3pm - 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Can't think of a gift for your coffee, tea or cocoa-loving relatives? Adult patrons are invited to the Mosinee Branch for a craft-filled hour where they can decorate their own mugs to take home and use themselves or give as an affordable Christmas gift! We will also provide instruction on how to bake the mugs at home, which will set your design onto the mug. ... (read more)
Crafts Mosinee Adults

Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

Mon., 12/5/16, 4:30pm - 6pm @ MCPL Wausau
Any teens interested in improving their creative writing skills or looking to get feedback from peers won't want to miss our eight-week creative writing workshop! ... (read more)
Writing Workshop Writing Wausau Teens

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

A question for you adults: 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 ... (read more)
More events in this series (9). » Activities Community Crafts Edgar Adults

Spencer High School Handbell Choir

Tue., 12/6/16, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Enjoy the soothing sounds of the season during this holiday concert at the MCPL Spencer Branch! ... (read more)
Holiday Music Spencer Adults Seniors

It's Your Move: MCPL Game Night

Tue., 12/6/16, 5pm - 7pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for an evening of board games and card games! We'll have some of the classics - Monopoly, decks of cards - but others are designed to challenge you ... (read more)
Activities Games Rothschild Adults Children Parents Teens Tweens
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Teen Advisory Group

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is a chance for teens to have a say in program decisions and volunteer at the library. TAG meetings are for members only, but teens can apply by completing the forms at www.mcpl.us/teenzone/tag.
More events in this series (11). » Volunteer Community Teen Advisory Group Wausau Teens

MCPL DIY
Stained Glass Votive Candle Holder

Join us for this fun DIY craft program to give your candle holders a stained glass look! ... (read more)
Crafts Wausau Adults

Library Learning
Facebook Fundamentals Part 1

If you're sick of friends and family urging you to join Facebook, stop by the library for this class and learn more about it - including setting up your page! ... (read more)
More events in this series (2). » Hands-on Learning Technology Rothschild Adults

Book Club: "In the Heart of the Sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick

Thu., 12/8/16, 11:30am - 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us at the Edgar Branch on the second Tuesday of every month for a lively discussion on a variety of books, including In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick. ... (read more)
Book Club Edgar Adults

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What is WVLS?

When using the Library Catalog (V-Cat) or requesting a book in person, you may have noticed the term “WVLS.” But what exactly does that mean?  WVLS stands for Wisconsin Valley Library Service, a library system that counts the Marathon County Public Library and 25 other public libraries across Clark, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Oneida and Taylor...

WVLS

Resource of the Moment

Marathon County Local History

Marathon County Local History

An online archive of the rich local history of the towns, villages, and cities in Marathon County, including centennial histories written by local residents, with many illustrations documenting family life and economic development in central Wisconsin.

History Local History Marathon County MCPL Online

Return to Augie Hobble by Lane Smith

★★★★★ Augie’s life is like a strange, really bad fairy tale—literally. His parents own an amusement park he works at called Fairy Tale Place which they are struggling to keep going. He is bullied at school, has failed Creative Arts and needs to redo his final project, and the girl he likes barely knows he’s alive. On top of all this, his best friend Britt dies...

Audience: Children, Tweens
Genre: Fiction

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