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.
- Tue., 12/11/18, 11am–12pm @ MCPL Rothschild
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10:30–11:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10:30–11:30am @ MCPL Spencer
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10:45am–12pm @ MCPL Stratford
- Thu., 12/13/18, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
- Thu., 12/13/18, 10–11:30am @ MCPL Edgar
- Fri., 12/14/18, 9:30–10:30am @ MCPL Wausau
- Tue., 1/8/19, 10:30am–12pm @ MCPL Athens
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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.
All-Ages Event Give your ears a holiday treat with a special concert from the Wausau West Master Singers!
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 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.
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Mosinee
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Spencer
- Wed., 12/12/18, 10:15–10:45am @ MCPL Stratford
- Thu., 12/13/18, 9:30–10am @ MCPL Edgar
- Thu., 12/13/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Marathon City
- Sat., 12/15/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Wausau
- Tue., 12/18/18, 10–10:30am @ MCPL Athens
- Tue., 12/18/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Hatley
- Tue., 12/18/18, 10:30–11am @ MCPL Rothschild
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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 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 Kids and families can hear Winter and holiday-themed stories and can make festive crafts!
Children's Event Make your own paper holiday ornaments using a few simple craft supplies!
Teen Event Make 3D decorative stars during this free event!
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!
Teen Event Join us for our monthly Teen Book Club, where we'll discuss this novel, about a fifth grader with facial differences who enters public school for the first time.
Kids & Adults Event Kids and families can enjoy a free screening of 2016 remake of "Pete's Dragon" at the library!
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 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 Join fellow Pokemon fans for a monthly gathering of all things Pokemon, including new activities each month and the opportunity to play the Pokemon trading card game! Free, with no registration required.
Children's Event Hear ocean stories, play games and see real ocean creatures during this special event!
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.
Kids & Adults Event Meet a local author and hear about her book "I'm There For You" during this free event!
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
All-Ages Event Learn the basics of hand quilting during this free monthly event!
Adult Event Join us for the monthly book club at the library! In the month of January, we'll read and discuss this novel, about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel in 1920s Russia.
All-Ages Event All ages can learn about birds in Wisconsin, create a bird feeder and a nature journal!
Children's Event Hear penguin stories and make a cute puppet craft during this free family event!
Kids & Teens Event Kids, tweens and teens can make their own pine cone forests, with all supplies provided!
Kids & Teens Event Kids, tweens and teens can make their own felt crowns and play chess during Narnia Week!
Children's Event Kids can visit the library to different unique painting stations that will inspire their creativity!
Children's Event Children are invited to drop in at the library for this fun, hands-on artistic learning activity.
All-Ages Event Create unique decor for your home or office! Free and all supplies provided.
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.
Adult Event Make decorative, colorful coasters using markers and other supplies!
All-Ages Event Make cards and letter to be given to local veterans returning on the next Honor Flight!
All-Ages Event All ages are invited to watch the film adaptation of "Bridge to Terabithia" then discuss how the movie compares to the book by Katherine Paterson!
All-Ages Event Learn about the beautiful birds of Wisconsin and how to attract them to your own backyard.
Adult Event Join us for the monthly book club at the library! In the month of February, we'll read and discuss this novel, about a young girl who travels to the Polish countryside after her father is taken to a concentration camp.
Children's Event Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories and crafts!
Adult Event Learn about honey bees, beekeeping and more during this free event with a local expert!
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!
All-Ages Event Learn about butterfly species and how to make a habitat for them in your yard!
Adult Event Test your problem-solving and teamwork skills as a family as you try to get out of our escape room! Free, with registration required.
Adult Event Join us for the monthly book club at the library! In the month of March, we'll read and discuss this novel, about a married couple who realize they don't know each other as well as they had thought.
Children's Event Hear stories and make fun crafts related to the Nick Jr. show "Peppa Pig" during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
All-Ages Event All ages are invited to watch the film adaptation of "Ella Enchanted" then discuss how the movie compares to the book by Gail Carson Levine!
Kids & Teens Event Kids, tweens and teens can learn how to do dry felting and make their own project, with all supplies provided!
Adult Event Join us for the monthly book club at the library! In the month of April, we'll read and discuss this novel, about the hundreds of young women worked at the radium-dial factories during World War I.
Adult Event Join us for the monthly book club at the library! In the month of May, we'll read and discuss this novel, about an eccentric loner who meets two other isolated individuals and forms friendships with them.