Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed by 5pm on Wed., 11/21, and closed all day Thu., 11/22.
Events: Story Time
Children's Event Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians are welcome to this 30-minute program.
- Thu., 11/15/18, 9:30–10am @ MCPL Edgar
- Thu., 11/15/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Marathon City
- Sat., 11/17/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Wausau
- Tue., 11/20/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Athens
- Tue., 11/20/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Hatley
- Tue., 11/20/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Rothschild
- Wed., 11/21/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 11/28/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Spencer
- Wed., 11/28/18, 10:15–10:45am @ MCPL Stratford
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Children's Event 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.
- Thu., 11/15/18, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
- Thu., 11/15/18, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Edgar
- Fri., 11/16/18, 9:30–10:30am @ MCPL Wausau
- Tue., 11/20/18, 10:30am–12pm @ MCPL Athens
- Tue., 11/20/18, 11am–12pm @ MCPL Rothschild
- Wed., 11/21/18, 10:30–11:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 1/9/19, 10:45am–12pm @ MCPL Stratford
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Children's Event This 30-minute program will help prepare your preschooler for kindergarten with stories, songs, rhymes and other early literacy activities.
Children's Event Fall is a time to be thankful, and we're celebrating how thankful we are with stories and crafts!
Children's Event Join us for 20 minutes of "lap sit" story time for children birth to 23 months! Listen and interact with your baby through books, songs, rhymes and other activities. Caregiver-child interaction is stressed in Book Babies, so children must be accompanied by an adult.
Children's Event Enjoy books, songs and fingerplays with your toddler at this fun and lively story time! We have two half-hour sessions at 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. - stop by for either one!
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.
Children's Event Sensory Story Time is an inclusive weekly story time that has been adapted to meet the needs of children of all abilities, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing Disorder, children who simply have difficulty sitting still, and their typically developing peers.
Children's Event Hear stories by children's author Eric Carle, then participate in crafts and activities related to the books!
Children's Event Kids and families can hear holiday-themed stories and can make festive crafts!
Children's Event Join us for a story time and toddler dance party featuring stories, music, props and more!
Children's Event Visit the library for a story time and craft event filled with all things sparkly, glittery and shiny!
Children's Event Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the popular character Thomas the Tank Engine during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children's Event Due to the winter holidays, we'll be taking a break from our regular story times at MCPL-Wausau, with the exception of Play and Learn, which will continue on Fridays at 9:30 a.m. Regularly scheduled story times will resume Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.
Children's Event Magic Bob and his assistant Lynn will envelop you in the funny, wacky world of Dr. Seuss and astound you with some magical storytelling as well!
Children's Event Kids can celebrate the end of 2018 with a toddler dance party featuring music, props and a balloon drop!
Children's Event Hear stories and make fun crafts related to popular Disney character Mickey Mouse during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children's Event Kids and families can attend this Pete the Cat-themed story time at the library!
Children's Event This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Mon., 1/21/19, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Wausau
Children's Event Hear penguin stories and make a cute puppet craft during this free family event!
Children's Event Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the Nick Jr. show "Paw Patrol" during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children's Event Celebrate Valentine's Day with a special story time featuring stories, songs and a craft! Free, with all supplies provided.
Children's Event Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories and crafts!
Children's Event Hear stories written by Dr. Seuss and make fun crafts related to some of his most famous books during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Children's Event Hear stories about the sun and make a decorative craft during this special story time!