Events for Children
Children can practice their reading skills by reading aloud to the well-behaved dogs from Therapy Dogs of Central Wisconsin. Preschool children who are not yet reading can tell stories ... (read more)
Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
Sun., 8/2/15 – Sun., 8/9/15 @ Wisconsin Valley Fair , 1201 Stewart Avenue, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401
MCPL Staff will be at the Wisconsin Valley Fair! Visit us in the Exhibition Building starting at 12 on Tuesday. We will be offering daily crafts for our visitors.
Families, please join us for an evening family story time this summer. Children can wear their pajamas and bring their favorite stuffed toy. No registration required.
Children of all ages are invited to make themselves into superheroes by making their own capes, masks, cuffs, and shields as well as book marks and bracelets.
Sat., 8/8/15, 10:30am – 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Families and children are invited to hear stories and create art together using all kinds of dots and other circular materials. All materials will be provided; free and open to the public.
Tue., 8/11/15, 1:00pm – 7:50pm @ Wausau Outdoor Pools , , Wausau, Wisconsin
Family members are invited to swim at Wausau's outdoor pools for free with a library card, thanks to a partnership with Wausau and Marathon County Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department. One card is good for the entire family.
Wed., 8/12/15, 1:00pm – 2:45pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Children and families are invited to watch "Big Hero 6 " in the children's aquarium room. Rated PG. 102 min. Note: This event takes the place of the quot;Monsters vs Aliens " showing originally scheduled for the same date and time.
Wed., 8/12/15, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ MCPL Stratford , 400 North Fourth Avenue, Stratford, Wisconsin 54484
School-aged children are invited to make a variety of washi tape crafts! Children can use this decorative masking tape to decorate magnets, pencils, bookmarks and other materials. All supplies and materials will be provided.
Thu., 8/13/15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Tweens! Design a book bag or a journal, and learn what being grateful really means. Get inspired by some positive quotes, and think about the things for which you are ... (read more)
Sat., 8/15/15, 10:30am – 12:30pm @ MCPL Wausau , 300 North First Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
Celebrate the everyday hero within you at this congratulatory party for our summer readers. We'll have stories, art and craft projects, games, building materials, and other projects for you. We ... (read more)