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Tree Stand Murders book cover

MCPL Live! David B. Whitehurst: Tree Stand Murders

Thu., 10/15/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join David B. Whitehurst for a discussion of a 2004 incident in which Chai Soua Vang, a Hmong deer hunter, shot and killed six other hunters and wounded two more. ... (read more)
History Outdoor Recreation Author Visit Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.

Haunted Wausau

Tue., 10/27/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens and adults are invited to join us in welcoming Shawn Blaschka from the Wausau Paranormal Research Society as he shares stories of his group's investigations of haunted locations around Wausau.
History Paranormal Wausau Adults Teens | Add to your calendar.
Chinese calligraphy

The Art of Chinese Calligraphy Exhibition

Sun., 11/1/15 Sun., 11/29/15 @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Stop by the library throughout November to see and learn about Chinese calligraphy! This 12-panel exhibit from the Midwest Institute for International/Intercultural Education traces the long evolution of Chinese writing ... (read more)
Art History Writing Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.

History of Marathon County Churches

Tue., 11/3/15, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
Gary Gisselman from the Marathon County Historical Society will present the histories of Marathon County churches and their ethnic backgrounds.
History Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
farmer plowing field

MCPL Live! Jerry Apps: Wisconsin Agricultural History

Tue., 11/10/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for an engaging talk and discussion on Wisconsin's agricultural history with Jerry Apps! Rural historian Apps is one of Wisconsin's most popular and prolific authors and his new ... (read more)
Author Visit Farming History Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.
Polish landmarks

Poland: A Tourist's Perspective

Thu., 12/3/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Find out what it's like to be an American in Poland during this travel presentation! MCPL staff member Chad Dally will share photos and experiences from a recent vacation in ... (read more)
History Travel Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.
The Wausau Vets book cover

MCPL Live! The Origins of Wausau Hockey

Thu., 12/10/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Wausau-area hockey has its origins not on frozen ponds but on the frozen Wisconsin River of the 1920s and beyond, when the amateur Wausau Vets would take on squads from ... (read more)
Author Visit History Sports Wausau Adults | Add to your calendar.