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LEGO blocks

LEGO® Building Night

Children and their families are invited to imagine, build and create together with LEGO® and DUPLO® blocks. This is a drop-in program so come any time during this time period. ... (read more)
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Talk Like a Pirate Day

Thu., 9/17/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
In honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day, school-aged children (grades K-5) are invited for a night of pirate activities. Learn what your pirate name is, learn how to talk ... (read more)
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patchwork quilt

Quilting in the Afternoon

Quilters young and old, experienced and beginners, are invited to gather to learn, create and share. We will be hand quilting, so machines are not needed. Quilters are asked to ... (read more)
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books and an e-reader

Library Tips & Tricks

Tue., 9/29/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for an informative presentation on how to use your local library to its fullest potential. Topics will include how to find books in the library, use the online catalog, access e-books, navigate online reference resources, and more!
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vintage family portrait

Discover Your Roots!

Tue., 9/29/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Would you like to discover your family roots? Are you interested in your family's history? Or even history in general? Join our presenter Mort McBain, Director of the Family ... (read more)
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Needle Arts Nights

Mon., 10/19/15, 3:00pm Mon., 6/20/16, 8:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Interested in knitting, crocheting, embroidering, cross-stitching, quilting or other needle related crafts? People of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for time with others creating and ... (read more)
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Bubble Science

Thu., 10/22/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
School-aged children (grades K-5) are invited to create a variety of bubble experiments. Create your own unique bubble wand, reusable bubble goo, and other fun and wacky bubble experiments. This event is a part of the Wisconsin Science Festival (http://www.wisconsinsciencefest.org).
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Virtual Taliesin: Intro to 3D Technologies

Thu., 11/12/15, 4:00pm 6:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
We are really excited to host the Living Environments Laboratory (LEL) from UW-Madison and share their immersive 3D technology - including a virtual tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin estate! ... (read more)
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Making Masterpieces!

Fri., 11/13/15, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own unique works of art. We will use the concept of pointillism as we explore eraser art ... (read more)
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Dinosaurs Roar

Sat., 11/14/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Roar! Practice your dinosaur roar because children and their families are invited to join us for all things dinosaur. We will be sharing stories and information, songs, crafts and other ... (read more)
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International Games Day

Sat., 11/21/15, 10:00am 2:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Celebrate International Games Day at your library! We will have a variety of board games and card games available, or you can game online using one of our public computers. ... (read more)
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Carols of Dysfunction!

Wed., 12/9/15, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own holiday themed board game. This hilarious game uses well known holiday songs and wacky performance requirements ... (read more)
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Mighty Mini Machines!

Thu., 2/25/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own balloon powered car and mini catapult. Using common household materials, you will build a mini car ... (read more)
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High Flying Fun!

Wed., 3/16/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own super bouncy ball. Using common household materials, we will explore chemical reactions and polymers. This is ... (read more)
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Mini Piñatas!

Wed., 4/13/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own mini piñata. You will design, build, and decorate a mini piñata to display or use at ... (read more)
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Glowing and Exploding Art!

Wed., 5/11/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create their own unique exploding masterpiece. We will mix science and art to create something truly one of a ... (read more)
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