Marathon County Public Library

learning • community • ideas • information

Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed by 5pm on Wed., 11/21, and closed all day Thu., 11/22.

Events: Hands On Activities

Create a Scarecrow

All-Ages Event Drop-in Stop by the library to craft your own scarecrow, with all supplies provided!

adults children tweens teens crafts activities hands-on activities

Paper Snowflake Designs

All-Ages Event Drop-in Turn the library into a winter wonderland by making paper snowflakes and other winter designs!

adults children teens tweens art crafts hands-on activities

CD Etching

Teen & Adult Event Teens and adults can learn how to etch creative designs into recycled CDs!

adults teens art crafts activities hands-on activities

DIY Gift Bags

Teen & Adult Event Learn how to make your own holiday gift bags during a special event at the library!

adults teens crafts holiday hands-on activities activities

Create Your Own Holiday Cards

All-Ages Event Drop-in Patrons of all ages can make their own handmade holiday cards using a variety supplies! Free, with all supplies provided.

adults children tweens teens holiday crafts hands-on activities activities

Make Your Own Play Dough

Children's Event Kids can make their own modeling clay and play dough, with all supplies provided! Registration required.

children activities hands-on activities

LEGO® Block Party

Children's Event Drop-in Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO blocks! All blocks will be provided. Free and no registration required.

children grades k-5 tweens hands-on learning activities hands-on activities

Finger and Arm Knitting

All-Ages Event Drop-in Learn the skills of finger knitting and arm knitting during this drop-in event at the library!

adults children grades k-5 teens tweens activities crafts hands-on activities

Art Day with Paint Stations

Children's Event Kids can visit the library to different unique painting stations that will inspire their creativity!

children art activities hands-on activities

Decoupage Jars

All-Ages Event Create unique decor for your home or office! Free and all supplies provided.

adults children teens activities art crafts diy hands-on activities

Marker-Dyed Coasters

Adult Event Make decorative, colorful coasters using markers and other supplies!

adults art crafts activities hands-on activities

Birding for Beginners II

All-Ages Event Learn about the beautiful birds of Wisconsin and how to attract them to your own backyard.

adults teens children nature hands-on activities crafts

Teen Tech Week: Let's Get Animated!

Teen Event Drop-in Teens can drop in to make their own graphic novels and comic strips during Teen Tech Week!

teens activities hands-on activities