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Children's Events

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Blazing Star Spinner

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own spinning shooting star with this free Grab & Go kit!

  • 10/110/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Children's Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Children Drop-in Show your artistic side with a pumpkin decorating contest at the library! Drop one off adorned with your favorite children's character and patrons will pick the top 3!

  • 10/110/31/21 @ MCPL Rothschild

children grades k-5 preschool art exhibit art »

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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 10/2611/1/21 @ Online (See event details.)
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roller coaster

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Marble Maze Run

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own fun mini marble maze track with this Grab & Go kit!

  • 11/111/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

grades k-5 children grab and go activities hands-on learning »

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Friends of MCPL Public Book Sale

All-Ages Drop-in Stop by the library in early November and browse through thousands of items during our first Friends of MCPL sale open to the general public!

  • 11/311/6/21 @ MCPL Wausau

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Friends of the Library Members-Only Sale!

All-Ages Drop-in Our Friends of the Library are excited to welcome back their members for their monthly sales! If you're not a member and want to browse and buy, you can join on the spot!

  • Sat., 11/20/21, 9:30 a.m.3:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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adults teen children book sale »

paper ocean craft

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Fine Motor Aquarium

Children Drop-in Kids can create their own craft aquarium with this Grab & Go kit!

  • 12/112/31/21 @ All MCPL Locations

children grades k-5 grab and go activities hands-on learning »