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Teen Summer Program

Teens (grades 6-12)! Help us "Build a Better World"! We've planned a variety of summer activities for you this summer, including arts & crafts, movie nights, computer programming and more! (See below.)

Join our Summer Reading Club! Starting 5/30, teens may register at any MCPL location or online to receive a BINGO-style activity log to track their reading and acts of kindness over the summer. Completed logs may be returned to the library by 8/12 in exchange for a free book and other rewards!

Need some reading ideas for this summer? Check out our Staff Reviews for Teens or browse our listing of New Teen Books recently added to the collection!


Creative Computing for Girls

Girls in grades 4-12 are invited to learn Scratch computer programming during this six-week workshop!
More events in this series (1). » Hands-on Learning Slp Technology Wausau Children Teens Tweens

It's Your Move: Family Game Night

Bring your family and friends, or come in by yourself and meet some new people, and try out some of the games the library has to offer.
More events in this series (2). » Games Wausau Adults Children Teens Tweens

Creative Computing for Everyone

Mon., 7/24/17, 2pm - 3:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens and teens in grades 4-12 can learn how to use Scratch computer programming to make a variety of games, stories and animations at our Wausau Headquarters!
Hands-on Learning Slp Technology Wausau Children Teens Tweens

Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

Teens can expand their writing skills and share their work with others during this six-week creative writing workshop!
More events in this series (4). » Writing Writing Workshop Slp Wausau Teens

Library Escape Room

Wed., 7/26/17, 6:30pm - 8pm @ MCPL Wausau
Visit MCPL Wausau and try to escape from the library's escape room! The clock is ticking and the pressure is on...can you get out in time?
Activities Slp Wausau Adults Teens

Fiber Art Basket Making

Mon., 7/31/17, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Tweens and Teens can learn how to make a small yarn basket using the ancient art of yarn coiling! Free, with all supplies provided.
Art Crafts Hands-on Learning Slp Rothschild Children Teens Tweens

Teen Advisory Group

Make a difference at the library! TAG is a volunteer opportunity for teens in grades 6-12. Members help select materials for the library's collection, assist with events, write reviews, create ... (read more)
More events in this series (4). » Volunteer Community Wausau Teens

Crafting for Tweens & Teens: Create a Picture Frame

Wed., 8/2/17, 1:30pm - 3pm @ MCPL Stratford
Tweens and teens are invited to join us at the library to make a picture frame using mixed mediums. Free and all supplies provided.
Crafts Hands-on Learning Photography Stratford Teens Tweens

Craftivism: Project Linus and Knots of Love

Wed., 8/9/17, 1:30pm - 4pm @ MCPL Wausau
Creating fleece blankets for Project Linus and hats for Knots of Love. Free and all supplies provided.
Crafts Wausau Teens

Build Your Own Beaded Bracelets

Wed., 8/16/17, 2pm - 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Tweens and teens can make their own bracelet using wooden and plastic beads, yarn, hemp cord and more! Free, with all supplies provided.
Slp Activities Hands-on Activities Mosinee Teens Children Tweens

It's Your Move: MCPL Game Day

Bring your family to the library for a fun day of gaming! Board and card games for all ages will be available.
More events in this series (6). » Games Slp Rothschild Adults Children Tweens Teens Grades K 5

Solar Eclipse Viewing Party at MCPL!

Mon., 8/21/17, 11am - 1:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Safely watch the solar eclipse outside with pin-hole viewers (weather permitting). Free and all supplies provided.
Science Wausau Adults Children Teens Tweens

Duct Tape Palooza!

Create a variety of crafts all with colorful types of duct tape! Free and all supplies provided.
Activities Crafts Slp Athens Children Tweens Teens

Can you get out of MCPL’s Escape Room?

Escape rooms are all the rage these days and the Marathon County Public Library is getting on board by offering its very own escape room for teens and adults! Will you be able to stop a zombie virus outbreak before it's too late?? Join us and find out! Dr. Johnson (who has been briefing you and your group about the important scientific experiments she's...

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Book reviews written by Marathon County teens! Also includes reviews for games, movies, graphic novels, and magazines. Feel free to add comments and contribute your own reviews!

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