All-Ages Drop-in All MCPL locations will serve as collection sites for knit and crocheted baby caps for the 2019 Wisconsin CLICK for Babies: Period of Purple Crying. The campaign is aimed at raising awareness of Shaken Baby Syndrome.
Children Join us for a special story time and learn all about the world of a therapy dog!
Children Enjoy books, songs and fingerplays with your toddler at this fun and lively story time!
Children Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians are welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities.
- Tue., 9/17/19, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Hatley
- Tue., 9/17/19, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Rothschild
- Wed., 9/18/19, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Spencer
- Wed., 9/18/19, 10:15–10:45am @ MCPL Stratford
- Thu., 9/19/19, 9:30–10am @ MCPL Edgar
- Thu., 9/19/19, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Marathon City
- Tue., 9/24/19, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Athens
- Wed., 9/25/19, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Sat., 9/28/19, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Wausau
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Children Children of all ages are invited to use their imagination and creativity! These fun, 60-90 minute programs feature a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center.
- Tue., 9/17/19, 10:30am–12pm @ MCPL Athens
- Tue., 9/17/19, 11am–12pm @ MCPL Rothschild
- Wed., 9/18/19, 10:30–11:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 9/18/19, 10:45am–12pm @ MCPL Stratford
- Thu., 9/19/19, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
- Thu., 9/19/19, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Edgar
- Fri., 9/27/19, 9:30–10:30am @ MCPL Wausau
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Children Families of homeschooled children can hear stories, read, and participate in various activities related to the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.
Children Kids and their caregivers can do yoga during this special story time!
Children This 30-minute program will help prepare your preschooler for kindergarten with stories, songs, rhymes and other early literacy activities.
Children Attend this pirate-themed story time event - or walk the plank!
Children Join us for 20 minutes of "lap sit" story time for children birth to 23 months! Listen and interact with your baby through books, songs, rhymes and other activities.
Children Kids can create a cute paper hedgehog during this free craft event!
Children Kids can learn the basics of hand quilting!
All-Ages Create unique decor for your home or office!
Kids & Adults Join us at the Rothschild Library to mark the beginning of fall! We will be making two crafts: yarn pumpkins and decorating pine cones. All supplies are provided including balloons, yarn, paint, and pine cones.
All-Ages The Central Wisconsin Book Festival returns for its third year to bring a wide variety of authors and artists to the Wausau area for readings, workshops and much more!
All-Ages Learn more about the extraordinary geology and history of Wisconsin's state parks during the Central Wisconsin Book Festival!
Children Join us for a special story time filled with relaxing stories, music and movement - pajamas, blankets and stuffed animals encouraged!
Children Join fellow Pokemon fans for a monthly gathering of all things Pokemon, including new activities each month and the opportunity to play the Pokemon trading card game!
Children Hear fall-themed stories and make a variety of crafts during this event, part of Wausau Events' Harvest Fest!
Children Kids and families can attend this Pete the Cat-themed story time!
Children Celebrate Fire Prevention Week by hearing stories about fire safety, then meet a real-life firefighter during this special story time!
Children Make two different crafts in celebration of National Octopus Day!
Children Hear stories about city buses, make crafts and take a ride on a Wausau Metro Ride bus!
Children Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the popular cartoon character Scooby-Doo during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children Visit the library for free screenings of the 2019 film "Toy Story 4!"
Children Join us in Spencer for a night of Harry Potter magic!
All-Ages Make decorative glass magnets in autumn designs!
Children Kids are welcome to join us for a super fun activity that includes both hands-on craft creation and drawing!
Children Kids can make their very own monster (or something less spooky) during this week-long craft event!
Children Join us for a fun and silly Halloween-themed story time, featuring music, crafts and more!
Children Create a variety of crafts inspired by the Disney/Pixar film "Coco"!
All-Ages Remember those books, "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark"? Join us for a documentary about the series, how they influenced a generation and became one of the most-banned titles in the United States.
Children Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the Nick Jr. show "Paw Patrol" during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children Celebrate the fall harvest with this story time!
Children Help us light up the library with this glow-in-the-dark story time!
Children Watch (and sing along to) "Frozen" during fun, family sing-along event!
Children Make a pumpkin pie using a variety of craft supplies!
Children Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the PBS Kids show "Wild Kratts" during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
All-Ages Join us as the Spencer High School Handbell Choir performs songs for the holiday season! Free and open to the public.
Children Bring your best stuffed friend to the library for a sleepover! Drop off and story time starts at 6:30pm, with pick-up the following day!
Children Get ready for 2020 with this end-of-the-year story time!