|Children "Dig Into Reading"||Teens "Beneath the Surface"||Adults "Groundbreaking Reads"|
You are viewing events tagged "Adults." View all events.
Wed., 5/1/13, – Fri., 5/31/13, @ Goodreads (Online) Visit the library's Goodreads page to discuss "Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis. Free copies of this book and other classics are available for immediate download via Wisconsin's Digital Library and other free e-book providers.
Tue., 6/11/13, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau Wausau-area bicyclists Gigi Koenig, Regan Pourchot and Jeff Hineuber will speak about their own bike touring experiences and share advice on tours ranging from a few days in the Midwest to a couple months across the country and even planning international trips. The program will also include information on equipment. Riders of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to attend. (related books)
Tue., 6/18/13, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau Author / researcher Chad Lewis will present a program on the various creepy creatures that allegedly roam rural Wisconsin, including Bigfoot, vampires, werewolves, lake monsters and phantom chickens. (related books)
Thu., 6/20/13, 7:00pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau The Steep Trails Book Club is a discussion group focused on fiction and nonfiction about nature, science, conservation and outdoor adventures. Join us for a discussion of "A Short History of Everything" by Bill Bryson.
Tue., 7/16/13, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau Gary Gisselman, librarian at the Marathon County Historical Society, will describe how Marathon County residents weathered Prohibition (1929 to 1933) when the manufacture, sale and transport of alcohol was banned in America. (related books)
Wed., 7/24/13, 11:00am – 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" by Cheryl Strayed.
Mon., 7/29/13, 10:15am – 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau Ringle photographer Sharon Marx will present a program on how to make the most of your digital camera, including camera settings and more. Intended for absolute beginners. Bring your camera! (related books)
Sun., 9/22/13, 1:30pm – 4:30pm @ MCPL Wausau Antiques expert Mark Moran will be on hand to evaluate and appraise items such as toys, clocks, lamps, costume jewelry, vintage photographs and glassware. The cost will be $10 per item. Call 715-261-7234 to register (required) or for additional information.