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Pigeon Party

Children ages birth through 2nd grade are invited to a party celebrating the one and only Pigeon! We will read Mo Willems classics such as "Don't Let the Pigeon Drive ... (read more)
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A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Dementia W

Book Club: "A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Dementia Ward" by Charles Schoenfeld

Thu., 5/14/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
This story is about a retired truck driver whose mother was a resident of a dementia ward in Wausau, Wisconsin. After visiting this ward to visit his mother, Charles ... (read more)
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Wisconsin's Role in the Civil War

Sat., 5/30/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
Brett Barker, Associate Professor of History at UW-Marathon County, will present “Wisconsin’s Role in the Civil War” as part of the 150th Anniversary Celebration to mark the end of the ... (read more)
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White Ghost Girls by Alice Greenway

Book Club: "White Ghost Girls" by Alice Greenway

Thu., 6/11/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Everyone is invited to attend and discuss the book of the month! "White Ghost Girls" is about sisters, memory and loss. The story takes place in Hong Kong where ... (read more)
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The Sword in the Stone

You will not want to miss this engaging adaptation of the legendary story of the relationship between the future King Arthur and the wise old sorcerer Merlin. Children of all ... (read more)
Theatre Slp Edgar Elementary Children | Add to your calendar.

Searching for a Superhero

Randy Peterson, a nationally-recognized children's musician, tells a musical story about a boy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows.
Music Slp Edgar Elementary Children | Add to your calendar.
The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht

Book Club: "The Tiger's Wife" by Tea Obreht

Thu., 7/9/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
As a young girl, Natalia was raised by her grandfather. He told her tales of his village when he was a child. One of the stories was the story of ... (read more)
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Professor Marvel's Superhero Magic Show

Lynn and Rob Halbrook (aka Professor Marvel) present a fun, fast-paced magical show focusing on superheroes in books and the hero in each one of us. Children of all ages will not want to miss this exciting, interactive show.
None 0 Slp Edgar Elementary Children | Add to your calendar.
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Hometown Heroes

Wed., 7/29/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Edgar
Library staff and various "Heroes of Edgar" will be doing art and craft projects together! Children of all ages are invited to meet a policeman, a fireman, a teacher and others.
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Unborken by Lauren Hillenbrand

Book Club: "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand

Thu., 8/13/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
The book Unbroken is a story of a hell raiser, who eventually became one of the greatest American track and field stars, competing in the Berlin Olympics in 1936. As ... (read more)
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