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Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge

Mon., 1/18/16 Fri., 2/19/16 @ All MCPL Locations
The Milwaukee Bucks is challenging Wisconsin students in first through eighth grade to read during the winter months! With each page read, students score points. When a predetermined number of ... (read more)
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LEGO blocks

Family LEGO® Club

Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
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Dr. Seuss

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Children of all ages are invited to join us as we celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with some of his best-loved books! Crafts and activities will be available after the stories. All necessary supplies will be provided.
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Book Club: "Dead Wake" by Erik Larson

Thu., 3/10/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "Dead Wake" by Erik Larson. The #1 New York Times best-selling author of In the Garden of Beasts presents a 100th anniversary chronicle of ... (read more)
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Exploring Digital Stories for Children

Thu., 3/24/16, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us for a digital story time to watch and listen to animated talking picture books. We will be using the library's online resources for children to help tell ... (read more)
Story Time Technology Athens Children | Add to your calendar.
hearts

Hearts at the Library

Mon., 4/11/16, 1:00pm Fri., 4/15/16, 5:00pm @ MCPL Athens
Stop into the library during National Library Week and fill out a paper heart with your favorite library memory, or share why you love visiting the library. We'll put them up as a collage for everyone to see.
Crafts Writing National Library Week Athens Adults | Add to your calendar.
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Book Club: "A Touch of Stardust" by Kate Alcott

Thu., 4/14/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "A Touch of Stardust" by Kate Alcott. Although Julie Crawford has dreams of becoming a screenwriter, the only job she's able to find is ... (read more)
Book Club National Library Week Athens Adults | Add to your calendar.
colored art

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

A question for you adults: When is the last time you picked up a coloring book without kids around? Join us for a fun, relaxing and creative evening coloring with ... (read more)
More events in this series (22). » Crafts National Library Week Athens Adults | Add to your calendar.
piggy bank

Get Money Smart!

Families are invited to this special Family Story Time focused on money management and coin recognition for children as we partner with United Way and the Get $mart Wausau Coalition ... (read more)
Money Management Story Time Hands-on Learning Athens Children | Add to your calendar.
Leaving Time book cover

Book Club: "Leaving Time" by Jodi Picoult

Thu., 5/12/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "Leaving Time" by Jodi Picoult. For over a decade, Jenna Metcalf obsesses on her vanished mom Alice. Jenna searches online, rereads journals of the ... (read more)
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