Marathon County Public Library

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Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed Sun., 4/21.

Events: Spencer

Family Story Time

Children Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians are welcome to this 30-minute program.

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Play & Learn

Children Children of all ages are invited to use their imagination and creativity! These fun-filled, 60-90 minute programs feature a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center.

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Learn to Line Dance

Adults Join us at the library and step your way to fun with this introduction to line dancing!

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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

Adults Alzheimer's Disease affects millions of people each year, including those directly affected by it as well as family, friends and caregivers who help. Join us to learn about some of the warning signs of the disease.

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Adults Pick the brain of a master gardener and get helpful info for your summer garden!

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Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Adults Join us for a presentation with JoAnn Janikowski of the Alzheimer's Association on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia specifically aimed at those who help care for someone with the disease.

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Getting to Know American Muslims & Their Faith

Adults Join us for a special presentation that explores what day-to-day life is like for a Muslim woman living in central Wisconsin!

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Myths & Truths: Human Trafficking in Central Wisconsin

Adults & Teens Learn about human trafficking, and how the topic hits home in central Wisconsin, during this informative event!

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Book Club: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

Adults Stop by the library for an engaging discussion of our monthly book club pick!

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Polio: Scourge of the 1950s

Adults Rick Lohr shares a personal story about polio's impact on his family within the context of the disease and vaccines in Marathon County.

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Magic Bob Presents: Lost in Space

Children Blast off with Magic Bob and get lost in space! With the help of Magic Bob, kids will discover (or rediscover) that every time they open a book, they blast off on an amazing adventure.

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Tom Pease

Children Get ready for a great performance by beloved children's musician Tom Pease!

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A Journey Through the Heavens, the Legends of the Stars

Children Join us as we learn more about summer constellations and the stories of their origins!

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Milk: From Farm to Table

Adults Learn about the health benefits of dairy and how milk gets from the farm to your kitchen table!

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Craft Week: Create a Flying Saucer!

Children Drop-in Kids can craft their own flying saucer using provided household and craft supplies!

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Constellation Sensory Bag

Children Drop-in Children are invited to the library for a fun hands-on craft project that will have them "seeing stars."

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A Journey Through Adoption: A Story of Hope & Faith

Adults Join us for a fascinating program as author and father Adam Schnabel talks about the process, and the ups and downs, of adopting his child from Bulgaria.

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