Children's Event Families of homeschooled children can hear stories, read, and participate in various activities related to the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.
Tue., 4/24/18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm @ MCPL Stratford
Adult Event Drop-in Quilters and crafters are invited to gather to learn, create, and share! In addition to sharing quilting skills and techniques, we'll also teach a new craft each month. Bring supplies, the library will supply patterns and books.
Adult Event Drop-in Knitters, crocheters, and crafters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather to create and socialize!
Thu., 4/26/18, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Teen & Adult Event Adults and teens are welcome to learn a new, fun and easy way to make fun decorations! Free and supplies provided.
Sat., 4/28/18, 10:30am - 12pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children's Event Hear stories, do activities and make crafts related to the Nick Jr. series "PAW Patrol!"
Mon., 4/30/18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Children's Event Kids are invited bring back the tradition of May Day by crafting their own decorative basket, with all supplies provided!
Mon., 4/30/18, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Edgar
Children's Event Celebrate Children's Book Week with a special Peanuts-themed story time, followed by crafts and activities! Free and open to the public.
Tue., 5/1/18, 1pm - Sun., 9/30/18, 5pm @ All MCPL Locations
Adult Event Drop-in All MCPL locations will serve as collection sites for knit and crocheted baby caps for the 2018 Wisconsin CLICK for Babies: Period of Purple Crying. The campaign is aimed at raising awareness of Shaken Baby Syndrome.
Adult Event Join us for this fun and creative craft project, where we'll transform some simple household items into beautiful flowers! Free, with all supplies provided. Registration required.
Thu., 5/3/18, 1pm - 7pm @ MCPL Athens
All-Ages Event Drop-in Patrons of all ages are invited to make and decorate their own mini journals using a variety of craft supplies at our Athens Branch!
Thu., 5/3/18, 4pm - 6pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children's Event Join us for Star Wars crafts and other activities, and come dressed as your favorite character! (You might even meet one of them in person!)
Thu., 5/3/18, 4pm - 4:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children's Event 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 and (with parental permission) trade Pokemon cards! Free and no registration required.
Thu., 5/3/18, 5pm - Sun., 5/6/18, 4pm @ MCPL Wausau
Adult Event Drop-in Stop by the library for great deals on gently used books, movies, music and more! Members-only sale Thursday, open to the public Friday-Sunday.
Mon., 5/7/18 - Sat., 5/12/18 @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Drop-in Kids can make a card for the maternal figure in their life, with all supplies provided!
Mon., 5/14/18, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Edgar
Children's Event Hear stories and make crafts from the Arthur books and the PBS Kids series "Arthur" during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Tue., 5/15/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children's Event Join us for a vege-tastic story time with tales promoting the produce, songs celebrating celery and other veggies, games and crafts. Free, no registration required.
Tue., 5/15/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Kids and families are invited to attend this story time all about the summer sun, with all supplies provided!
Adult Event Drop-in Hobby and craft enthusiasts are welcome to join us every month for a night of creating and socializing!
Thu., 5/24/18, 2pm - 7pm @ MCPL Athens
Kids & Adults Event Drop-in Decorate your own fairy house using a variety of craft supplies!
Fri., 6/1/18, 1pm - Mon., 7/2/18, 1pm @ MCPL Athens
All-Ages Event Drop-in Celebrate summer by helping our Athens Branch "cultivate" a colorful paper flower garden! Free, with all supplies provided.
All-Ages Event Drop-in Stop by the Mosinee Branch monthly on the first Thursday over the summer and show us how libraries can "rock!" by decorating your own rocks with all sorts of art supplies!
Sat., 6/9/18, 11am - 1:30pm @ Lions Park (Spencer)
Children's Event Stop by the library's table at Spencerama Days and learn more about upcoming programs and kids can have their faces painted while supplies last!
Mon., 6/11/18 - Sat., 6/16/18 @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Drop-in Kids can make a card for their dad or the father figure in their life, with all supplies provided!
Children's Event To celebrate our "Libraries Rock" Summer Library Program, children of all ages are invited to create their own musical instruments, with all supplies provided!
Children's Event Drop-in Kids of all ages can paint their own design or positive message onto decorative rocks and then hide them around their community! Free, with all supplies provided.
Children's Event Drop-in Families can join us to make crafts based on popular children's songs! Free, with all supplies provided.
Tue., 6/19/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children's Event Join us at Rothschild Branch and slide into summertime at this special family story time with songs, games, stories and crafts!
Fri., 6/22/18, 11am - 2pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Children's Event Drop-in Show us how much you rock during our summer library program by decorating your own cardboard guitar. Free and all supplies provided.
Tue., 7/3/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Celebrate the 4th of July with this patriotic story time and craft event!
Tue., 7/3/18, 2pm - 3pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Teen & Adult Event Teens and adults are invited to make their own firework-like designs on tiles and fabrics during this Fourth of July-inspired craft event!
Fri., 7/13/18, 11am - 4pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Kids & Teens Event Tweens and teens are invited to the Marathon City Branch to create their own wall hanging using compact discs!
Mon., 7/16/18 - Wed., 7/18/18 @ MCPL Athens
Children's Event Drop-in Families can join us to make their own handmade maracas! Free, with all supplies provided.
Tue., 7/17/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children's Event Keep cool this July and join us for our special story time celebrating the hot days of summer with songs, tales and crafts!
Wed., 7/18/18, 1pm - 3pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teen Event Teens! Visit the library and leave with an awesome craft!
Wed., 7/25/18, 4pm - 6:45pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Kids & Teens Event Kids, tweens and teens are invited to learn the basics of finger knitting and make their own knitted accessories during this free program at our Marathon City Branch!
Thu., 7/26/18, 2pm - 5pm @ MCPL Hatley
Teen Event Teens are invited to stop by the Hatley Branch to create their own colorful mosaics! Free and all supplies provided.
Thu., 7/26/18, 4pm - 5pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Teen & Adult Event Ever wanted to add that extra touch to paper crafts? Marbling is the perfect technique to create that beautiful artistic design!
Mon., 7/30/18 - Wed., 8/1/18 @ MCPL Athens
Children's Event Drop-in Families can join us to make their own crafted ants! Free, with all supplies provided.
Mon., 7/30/18, 12pm - Fri., 8/3/18, 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Children's Event Drop-in Patrons are invited to stop in any time we're open during the week of July 30th to celebrate Harry Potter's birthday with a make-your-own Hedwig owl craft!
Tue., 7/31/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Kids and families can attend this story time focusing on musical instruments at our Hatley Branch!
Tue., 7/31/18, 3pm - 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
All-Ages Event Celebrate Harry Potter's birthday by making your own magic wand at our Mosinee Branch!
Wed., 8/1/18, 2pm - 6pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Teen & Adult Event Drop-in Teens and adults can make their own unique photo holder using rocks, paint and wire!
Tue., 8/7/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children's Event Visit our Rothschild Branch for a special underwater-themed story time complete with crafts, songs and more!
Wed., 8/8/18 - Fri., 8/10/18 @ MCPL Athens
Children's Event Drop-in Families can join us to craft their own dinosaur! Free, with all supplies provided.
Thu., 8/16/18, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Adult Event Make your own set of stylish coasters using recycled CDs and a variety of craft materials! Free, with all supplies provided.
Mon., 8/20/18 - Wed., 8/22/18 @ MCPL Athens
Children's Event Drop-in Families can join us to make their own monkey hats! Free, with all supplies provided.
Mon., 8/20/18, 2pm - 4pm @ MCPL Hatley
Adult Event Adults can learn the basics of dyeing fabrics with vegetable dyes such as red cabbage, carrot greens and more during this free informational presentation!
Mon., 8/20/18, 2pm - 3pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Adult Event Adults can get an introduction to embroidery during this free class at our Mosinee Branch!
Tue., 9/4/18 - Sat., 9/8/18 @ MCPL Hatley
Children's Event Drop-in Kids can prepare for Grandparents Day by making a handmade card for their grandma or grandpa, with all supplies provided!
All-Ages Event Drop-in Come try your hand at folding paper into various creative shapes at our Athens Branch! All ages welcome.