Join us for a monstrously good time at this Halloween party, featuring stories, songs, crafts and costumes!
Tue., 11/7/17, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Learn the details of Marathon County's new uniform addressing system and what it means for you at this free informational meeting!
Mon., 11/13/17, 6:30pm - 8pm @ MCPL Spencer
Local cardmaking enthusiast Jean Fischer will lead this free presentation on how to make festive personalized holiday greeting cards! Open to adults, with registration required.
Join us at our Spencer Branch for a discussion of the book "The Silver Star," about two sisters who move in with their uncle and face hardships as they grow up.
Children are encouraged to write letters to Santa Claus and drop them off at participating MCPL locations this holiday season!
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Spencer
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Wed., 12/20/17 @ MCPL Wausau
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Hatley
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Stratford
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Edgar
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Rothschild
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Marathon City
Tue., 12/5/17, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Join us as the Spencer High School Handbell Choir performs songs for the holiday season! Free and open to the public.
Thu., 12/7/17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Learn different techniques for holiday gift wrapping, including making bows, adding other flourishes and more! Free, with no registration required.
Join us for a discussion of the book "A Season of Angels," about three wacky angels who set out to answer the Christmas prayers of those on earth.
Tue., 1/2/18, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Find out the latest on what's happening in Spencer with Spencer Police Chief Shawn Bauer and Village Administrator Paul Hensch!
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., 1/2/18, 10:30am - 11am @ MCPL Rothschild
- Tue., 1/2/18, 10:30am - 11am @ MCPL Hatley
- Wed., 1/3/18, 10am - 10:30am @ MCPL Spencer
- Wed., 1/3/18, 10am - 10:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 1/3/18, 10:15am - 10:45am @ MCPL Stratford
- Thu., 1/11/18, 10:30am - 11am @ MCPL Marathon City
- Sat., 1/13/18, 10:30am - 11am @ MCPL Wausau
- Thu., 1/18/18, 9:30am - Thu., 5/17/18, 9:30am @ MCPL Edgar
NEW! Children of all ages are invited to use their imagination and creativity! These fun-filled, 90-minute programs feature a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center. Call 715-845-6747 for the latest information.
Thu., 1/11/18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Learn the ins and outs of Wisconsin's judicial system and learn how it differs from the courts portrayed in books, movies and TV shows with this fun and informative presentation!
Join us for a discussion of the book "Too Close to the Falls," about the childhood of Catherine Gildiner as she grew up in the sleepy town of Lewiston, New York near Niagara Falls in the 1950s.
Learn about the history of Wisconsin Public Radio and Wisconsin Public Television and how they shaped stations across the country from Rick Reyer, regional manager of WPR!
Tue., 2/6/18, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Learn about how the Spencer Area Fire Department prepares to fight a fire from Fire Chief Jason Foth! Free and open to the public.
Join us for a discussion of the book "Calling Me Home," about two women who take a road trip from Texas to Cincinnati that ends up changing them both.
Join us for a discussion of the book "Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter," about the life of JFK's younger sister, Rosemary.
Tue., 4/10/18, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Marathon County Highway Commissioner James Griesbach will discuss the importance of driving safe in work zones. Free and open to the public.
Join us for a discussion of the book "Left Neglected," about a young mother who suffers a traumatic brain injury that forces her to adapt to a new way of life.
Mon., 4/23/18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Anna Chilsen-Straub from the Marathon County Historical Society will talk about and show off wedding dresses from the past 100 years!