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romantic couple

Love in Six Words

Wed., 1/13/16 Wed., 2/10/16 @ All MCPL Locations
Sweet, sappy or maybe even a little steamy? Can you encapsulate what love means to you in only six words? Our annual Love in Six Words story contest is back ... (read more)
Valentines Day Writing Writing Contest All Locations Adults | Add to your calendar.

Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge

Mon., 1/18/16 Fri., 2/19/16 @ All MCPL Locations
The Milwaukee Bucks is challenging Wisconsin students in first through eighth grade to read during the winter months! With each page read, students score points. When a predetermined number of ... (read more)
Book Club Sports All Locations Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.
colored art

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

A question for you adults: When is the last time you picked up a coloring book without kids around? Join us for a fun, relaxing and creative evening coloring with ... (read more)
More events in this series (23). » Crafts Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
LEGO blocks

Family LEGO® Club

Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
More events in this series (30). » Hands-on Learning Marathon City Children | Add to your calendar.
balloon car

Mighty Mini Machines!

Thu., 2/25/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Tweens and teens are invited to create their own balloon-powered cars and mini catapults using household materials and basic scientific principles! Then, we will have contests and other activities using ... (read more)
Crafts Hands-on Learning Science Marathon City Teens | Add to your calendar.
Calling Me Home book cover

Book Club: "Calling Me Home" by Julie Kibler

Mon., 3/14/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for March is "Calling Me Home" by Julie Kibler. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
bouncy balls

High Flying Fun!

Wed., 3/16/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Tweens and teens can create their own super bouncy ball! Using common household materials, we will explore chemical reactions and polymers. This is a cool way to explore the science ... (read more)
Activities Hands-on Learning Science Marathon City Teens | Add to your calendar.
Inside the O'Briens book cover

Book Club: "Inside the O'Briens" by Lisa Genova

Mon., 4/11/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for April is "Inside the O'Briens" by Lisa Genova. ... (read more)
Book Club National Library Week Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.
pinata

Mini Piñatas!

Wed., 4/13/16, 1:30pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to design, create and decorate mini piñatas to display or use at parties. All supplies will be provided. This will be a great way to enjoy an early release day!
Crafts National Library Week Marathon City Teens | Add to your calendar.
piggy bank

Get Money Smart!

Families are invited to this special Family Story Time focused on money management and coin recognition for children as we partner with United Way and the Get $mart Wausau Coalition ... (read more)
Money Management Story Time Hands-on Learning Marathon City Children | Add to your calendar.
The Girl Who Chased the Moon book cover

Book Club: "The Girl Who Chased the Moon" by Sarah Addison Allen

Mon., 5/9/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for May is "The Girl Who Chased the Moon" by Sarah Addison Allen. ... (read more)
Book Club Marathon City Adults | Add to your calendar.