Events


First Call... Reveille!

Tue., 7/5/16, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
Join the Spencer Branch when Elmer Hayes, a Korean War Veteran from Stratford, presents this unique historical presentation that will combine a musical instrument with war history. Hayes will look ... (read more)
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MCPL Live! My Sister's Mother: War, Exile and Stalin's Siberia

Mon., 7/11/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for an evening with author Donna Urbikas as she discusses her book "My Sister's Mother: A Memoir of War, Exile and Stalin's Siberia." ... (read more)
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Dewey's Amazing Race for Teens

Wed., 7/13/16, 1:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens, join us for Dewey's Amazing Race! Come with a partner or work alone. You'll be racing through the Dewey Decimal System, competing with (and against?) friends to answer Wisconsin ... (read more)
Art Crafts Games Hands-on Learning History Nature Science Trivia Slp Wausau Teens | Add to your calendar.

History of the One-Room Schoolhouse

Join MCPL for a presentation focused on the history of the one-room schoolhouse! Gary Gisselman from the Marathon County Historical Society will lead the presentation, which will explore the use ... (read more)
History Local History Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.

MCPL Live! John Bascom and the Origins of the Wisconsin Idea

Tue., 8/2/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for an engaging lecture and author visit centered around the origins of the "Wisconsin Idea"! ... (read more)
Author Visit College History Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.

MCPL Live! Courage and Sacrifice in the Shadow of Iwo Jima

Tue., 8/9/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
What started as a genealogy project for Dennis Blocker to learn more about his grandfather's WWII military service turned into a 15-year effort to research a little-known battle that occurred ... (read more)
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Missing Threads: The Story of the Wisconsin Indian Child Welfare Act

Thu., 8/25/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a film that documents an important chapter in Wisconsin's state and Native American history! ... (read more)
Community History Movie Social Issues Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.

MCPL Live! "Going for Wisconsin Gold" with Jessie Garcia

Mon., 8/29/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
After the Summer Olympics wrap up in Brazil, join author and award-winning sportscaster Jessie Garcia to hear stories of state Olympians from her new book "Going for Wisconsin Gold," published in August by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press. ... (read more)
Author Visit History Sports Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.