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Events: Hatley

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History Chats: (Other) Parks Stories

Adults & Teens Join the Marathon County Historical Society throughout August for a series of short programs about Marathon County park, in conjunction with their new exhibit!

  • Attend Thu., 8/5/21, 12:3012:45 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)
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Family Story Time

Children Follow along with a variety of stories, songs and other activities shared by library staff on Facebook or YouTube! New programs every week!

  • Attend 8/38/9/21 @ Online (See event details.)
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Outdoor Story Time

Children Join us for a special outdoor story time with all sorts of fun songs and stories!

  • Tue., 8/10/21, 10:3011 a.m. @ MCPL Hatley
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Book Club: "The Great Peshtigo Fire" by Peter Pernin

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers to discuss Perin's book about a legendary moment in Wisconsin history!

  • Tue., 8/10/21, 12 p.m. @ MCPL Hatley

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Grab & Go Little Treasures: Macramé Key Chain

Adults & Teens Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in August and pick up your own "Little Treasure" macramé craft kit that you can create at home!

  • 8/28/27/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Grab & Go
Fun Feathered Magpie Magnet

Children Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in August and pick up a fun craft kit to create your own feathered magnet!

  • 8/18/31/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Virtual Book Club
"Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of our August book club selection, "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens!

  • Mon., 8/16/21, 12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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History Speaks: From Wheat to Dairy Farming in Wisconsin

Adults Join the Marathon County Historical Society for its monthly History Speaks series and learn more about a crucial turning point in Wisconsin's agricultural history!

  • Attend Sat., 8/21/21, 23 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)

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Sidewalk Chalk Art

Kids & Teens Drop-in Share your creativity with others at the library by decorating our sidewalks with chalk art!

  • 8/238/27/21 @ MCPL Hatley

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Book Club: "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Adults Join our Hatley staff and other book lovers for an engaging monthly discussion about a wide variety of books!

  • Tue., 9/14/21, 12 p.m. @ MCPL Hatley

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Virtual Book Club
"A Stranger in the House" by Shari Lapena

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of our September book club selection, "A Stranger in the House" by Shari Lapena!

  • Mon., 9/20/21, 23 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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Grab & Go
Straw Rockets

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own fun paper rockets at home (or anywhere) anytime with this Grab and Go kit!

  • 9/19/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Little Treasures: Lavender Sachet

Adults Drop-in Pick up your own Little Treasure kit to create a cute, sweet-smelling lavender sachet! Available at any MCPL location in September, while they last!

  • 9/19/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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