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National Library Week


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.
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National Library Week

Sun., 4/10/16 Fri., 4/15/16 @ MCPL Stratford
Come in during the week of April 10 through April 15 to help us celebrate National Library Week. Visit and say hello, look around, check out our materials or get ... (read more)
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hearts

Hearts at the Library

Mon., 4/11/16, 1:00pm Fri., 4/15/16, 5:00pm @ MCPL Athens
Stop into the library during National Library Week and fill out a paper heart with your favorite library memory, or share why you love visiting the library. We'll put them up as a collage for everyone to see.
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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)
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greeting cards

Make Your Own Greeting Cards

Back by popular demand, Chris Gumz will show you how to design and personalize your own custom cards. Intended for adults of all ages, all supplies provided at this fun, free event. Registration required: 715-659-3996.
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colored art

Inside the Lines: An Adult Coloring Party!

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 other adults. All supplies will be provided, and these designs are definitely more intricate than color-by-numbers.
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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. All blocks will be provided.
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stepping stones

Memories, Traditions and Stepping Stones

Tue., 4/12/16, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Linda Salzman of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin will help present this special Family Story Time! We will hear stories and songs, and enjoy a family-centered activity celebrating traditions and ... (read more)
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pigeon

Pigeon Party

Tue., 4/12/16, 3:30pm 4:30pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Children of all ages are invited to join us for crafts and stories celebrating popular author Mo Willems's Pigeon books.
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herbs

Medicinal Herbs

Have you ever wondered what Native Americans and the early settlers used for their medicinal needs? Obviously, they couldn't just jump in their car and drive to the nearest clinic ... (read more)
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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!
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MCPL DIY: Aluminum Can Butterflies

Wed., 4/13/16, 1:30pm 2:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us as we celebrate National Library Week's theme of transformation and transform aluminum cans into colorful butterflies. Supplies will be provided by the library. A second session will be ... (read more)
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spaghetti art

Spaghetti Art

Thu., 4/14/16, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Spencer
Children of all ages are invited to transform spaghetti and marshmallows into creative pieces of art! Use your creativity, imagination and engineering skills to build your masterpiece. All necessary supplies will be provided.
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A Touch of Stardust book cover

Book Club: "A Touch of Stardust" by Kate Alcott

Thu., 4/14/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "A Touch of Stardust" by Kate Alcott. Although Julie Crawford has dreams of becoming a screenwriter, the only job she's able to find is ... (read more)
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Library Stories and Fun

Sat., 4/16/16, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for this special National Library Week family story time. We'll be celebrating libraries with lots of great children's stories about libraries, books and reading. Children and ... (read more)
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